Celebrating Food is a fun and educational way to try new, different or alternative products.
Big Y's knowledgeable Celebrating Foods specialists will illustrate to how to use and prepare the products so they may be incorporated into everyday meal planning.
Big Y Fresh Meal Entrees
New! Big Y Fresh Meals! You can now enjoy individual-portion size, delicious, restaurant quality meals from your local Big Y Food Service department! Choose from several different options including eggplant towers with spaghetti and sauce, chicken marsala, grilled bbq salmon and many others! Stop by our sampling session and give them a try this Thursday. Take some home with your express savings card buy one, get one free this week!
3 pm to 7 pm
Muller Corner Greek Yogurt
Eat what makes you happy. Try Muller Corner Greek-Style Yogurt; creamy Greek yogurt with scrumptious toppings in the corner. Muller Corner Greek-Style Yogurt is an excellent source of calcium and protein and has no high fructose corn syrup and no artificial sweeteners or flavors! Stop by our sampling session on Friday and try your choice of black raspberry, almond, strawberry or chocoball Muller Yogurt! Take some home on sale with your express card ten for $8!
11 am to 3 pm
Tum-E Yummies Fruit Flavored Drinks
Tum-E Yummies is a line of great-tasting, non-carbonated, fruit flavored drinks. They are loaded with 100% daily value vitamins B6, B12 and C. Each bottle has only 50 calories, 13g of sugar, and no sodium! Kids love the bright colors and fun, fruit-a-licious flavors and parents love the low calories and essential vitamins! Stop by our sampling session on Saturday and bring home a sample to your little one! All Tum-E Yummies are on sale with your express card this week for just .77¢ per bottle!
12 pm to 3 pm
The Uno tradition began with the legendary Deep Dish pizza, and has evolved to include hand-tossed pizzas, calzones, self-rising, whole grain and more. Today, Uno Foods provides Uno-quality products that are sold in over 6,000 grocery stores, served in hotels, stadiums, airports, schools, and movie theaters across the country. Find Uno's Calzones in your Big Y Frozen department! Give them a try at our sampling session on Saturday and take one or two home to enjoy! Uno's Calzones are two for $10 this week with your express savings card!
11 am to 3 pm
Wok and Roll Egg Rolls
Stop by your local Big Y Market on Sunday and try Wok and Roll Egg Rolls! Wok and Roll Egg Rolls are available in chicken, vegetable and pork varieties. Enjoy them as a different side with your dinner or as a snack! Take home a two pound bag on sale with your express card two for $10! Find Wok and Roll Egg Rolls in your Big Y Frozen department!
11 am to 3 pm
Join Us for Living Well Eating Smart In-store Activities
Supermarket Tour- Healthy Harvest Meals
Dust off the crock pot! Join Sue Mazrolle MSRD, LDN for a tour celebrating bounties of the fall harvest and cooking that warms you up.
10:30 am to 11:30 am
Gluten and Allergen Free EXPO
Come join the dietitians of the Living Well Eating Smart Wellness Team at the MassMutual Center, 1277 Main Street, Springfield, MA 01103, to learn about different gluten-free products and services Big Y has to offer! Visit http://gfafexpo.com/locations/springfield-ma/ for more info.
Saturday 10/25/2014 - Sunday 10/26/2014
9:00 am to 3:00 pm
Supermarket Tour- Building Better Meals in Branford
Learn about the current USDA MyPlate guidelines and NuVal Scoring System and how to apply them to your everyday shopping and eating habits with Kittie Spedding, MS, RD, CD-N.
2:30 pm to 3:30 pm
Supermarket Tour- Living with Diabetes in Springfield
Walk the aisles of Big Y with Sue Mazrolle MSRD, LDN to learn smart shopping choices and meal planning tips to improve your blood sugar control.
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Supermarket Tour- Heart Healthy Eating in Springfield
Do you know the current recommendations for heart healthy eating? Learn how to apply them to the purchases you make while still enjoying the foods on your plate with Sue Mazrolle MSRD, LDN.
5:30 pm to 6:30 pm