<![CDATA[NBC Southern California - Dining, shopping and nightlife]]>Copyright 2017http://www.nbclosangeles.com/entertainment/the-scene http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/NBC4_40x125.png NBC Southern California http://www.nbclosangeles.comen-usThu, 22 Jun 2017 07:27:01 -0700Thu, 22 Jun 2017 07:27:01 -0700NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Pasadena Humane: Free Adoption Day]]> Wed, 21 Jun 2017 19:42:25 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/freeadoptiondaypasadenajune22.jpg
Adoption fees will be taken care of, so go meet your new best rabbit friend, or kitten pal, or reptile BFF...

Photo Credit: Pasadena Humane]]>
<![CDATA[Mysterious Art Pop-up: Beach Bioluminescence]]> Wed, 21 Jun 2017 13:29:33 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Smith_bioluminescence_movement.jpg
The one-night-only installation will marvel at glow-in-the-dark algae at "a local beach."

Photo Credit: Jack Smith]]>
<![CDATA[Make Music LA: Free Tunes Around Town]]> Wed, 21 Jun 2017 20:12:53 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/makemusiclaskirball.jpg
Pop-up concerts of the free and fabulous sort will fill out the region on June 21.

Photo Credit: Steve Cohn Photography/Skirball Cultural Center]]>
<![CDATA[Discover: San Pedro's Rugged Sunken City in Photos]]> Wed, 21 Jun 2017 08:28:00 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/196*120/06-21-2017-sunken-city-4.JPG
Gritty graffiti and crumbling slabs of concrete give way to an ocean view in San Pedro’s Sunken City, a spot that has intrigued rogue explorers for its mystique. A dramatic view from above captures the...]]>
<![CDATA[Burger King Shakes Up Menu with Lucky Charms Beverage]]> Wed, 21 Jun 2017 19:44:42 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/armus-lucky-charms-shake.jpg
They're magically delicious — and now, they're in a milkshake. Lucky Charms cereal will appear in a limited-edition shake at select Burger King locations, the fast-food chain announced Tuesday. At $2.99,...

Photo Credit: Burger King]]>
<![CDATA[Aquarium Cute: Penguin Chick Webcam Debut]]> Wed, 21 Jun 2017 09:26:29 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/RoxyFloydChick.jpg
The baby, born to Magellanic penguins Roxy and Floyd, will move to the Aquarium of the Pacific's penguin habitat in August.

Photo Credit: Aquarium of the Pacific]]>
<![CDATA[Summer Solstice: SoCal Celebrates]]> Tue, 20 Jun 2017 10:56:00 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/SummerSolstice_SteveHospodar.jpg
The longest day of the year is nigh, so head for Griffith Observatory and Santa Barbara.

Photo Credit: Steve Hospodar]]>
<![CDATA[Museum of Ice Cream Extended Into October]]> Tue, 20 Jun 2017 09:17:20 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/MOIC+April+21st-115922.jpg
Prepare for another serving of the popular, Instagrammable Arts District happening; more tickets go on sale soon.

Photo Credit: Museum of Ice Cream]]>
<![CDATA[LA Beer Week: Local Foams Rule]]> Mon, 19 Jun 2017 19:55:15 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/180*120/beer-2218900_1920.jpg
Tap takeovers, cheese pairings, and a host of release parties cool down a toasty stretch of days.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Santa Monica Pier: Twilight Concerts Open]]> Mon, 19 Jun 2017 14:05:45 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/twilightpierconcert34565.jpg
Khalid, Eric Burdon & The Animals, and Mon Laferte are on the line-up.

Photo Credit: Twilight Concerts]]>
<![CDATA[Chick-Fil-A To Offer Gluten-Free Buns]]> Wed, 21 Jun 2017 08:14:38 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/DIT_NAT_CHICK_FIL_A_GLUTEN_FREE_061917_1-149790016143700001.jpg
Chick-Fil-A has become the latest fast food chain to offer gluten-free options to its customers. The new gluten-free bun will come wrapped in plastic since the kitchens are not gluten-free. Customers who pay the]]>
<![CDATA[Free: Join Big Sing LA at Grand Park]]> Mon, 19 Jun 2017 10:34:56 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/bigsingla1234.jpg
Join oodles of Angelenos in "Hey Jude" and "This Land Is Your Land," alongside members of the LA Master Chorale.

Photo Credit: Big Sing LA]]>
<![CDATA[Top Bay Area Festivals and Fairs to Attend Over the Summer]]> Fri, 16 Jun 2017 21:08:28 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/216*120/heat-alameda-co-fair-flume-6-28.jpg
If looking to explore some of the different happenings, here are the top festivals and fairs to check out this summer across the Bay.

Photo Credit: NBC Bay Area]]>
<![CDATA[Rodeo Drive Concours D'Elegance]]> Fri, 16 Jun 2017 18:01:39 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/2017concours93832.jpg
The annual Rodeo Drive display'll include a caboodle of classy and rare cars.

Photo Credit: Rodeo Drive]]>
<![CDATA[Five Times Athletes Have Challenged Animals]]> Sat, 17 Jun 2017 03:36:07 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/DIT_SPO_5_TIMES_ATHLETES_VS_ANIMALS_061617-149765207316100001.jpg
With the announcement that Michael Phelps will race a shark for Discovery Channel's "Shark Week," we take a look back at five times athletes competed against animals.]]>
<![CDATA[Advertisers Strive to Show 'Real Dads']]> Sun, 18 Jun 2017 20:57:38 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-657869706-withchild.jpg
"Diapers don’t care who change them." That's the attitude companies are increasingly adopting when advertising products for dads. The diaper phrase, part of Procter & Gamble's #WeSeeEqual campaign from March,...

Photo Credit: Paul Kane/Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Garden Party: Norton Simon Nature Night]]> Fri, 16 Jun 2017 12:25:55 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/gardenpartynorton123.jpg
Sketch, make potpourri, and revel in the late daylight, before summer solstice arrives.

Photo Credit: Norton Simon Museum]]>
<![CDATA[The Costs Of Being A Dad]]> Fri, 16 Jun 2017 10:57:45 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/dad-generic-and-son-shaving.jpg
Welcome to parenthood. You are a proud new father, simultaneously overjoyed and terrified. Since you are now responsible for another human being, you should know that the estimate of what it will cost to...

Photo Credit: File-Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA['AHS: Roanoke' Meets Halloween Horror Nights]]> Fri, 16 Jun 2017 09:57:51 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/roanokeahsuniversal.jpg
The newest "American Horror Story" outing is ready to eek up the Universal Studios Hollywood scare-tacular.

Photo Credit: AHS]]>
<![CDATA[Weekend: Happy Father's Day]]> Thu, 15 Jun 2017 16:56:06 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/fathersdayshutterstock2932.jpg
Chalk fests, fancy cars await holiday revelers. Plus: Tacolandia, Dessert Goals, Norton Simon garden party, Sleepless

Photo Credit: Shutterstock]]>
<![CDATA[Disneyland: Railroad, 'Fantasmic!' Return Dates]]> Thu, 15 Jun 2017 19:31:13 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/dlrrbrr580751.jpg
"Star Wars" land construction temporarily shuttered a number of attractions at the theme park; now several longtime favorites will soon be back.

Photo Credit: Paul Hiffmeyer]]>
<![CDATA[Tacolandia: 'Unlimited Samples' Ahead]]> Thu, 15 Jun 2017 10:05:15 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/chicastacostacolandia1.jpg
LA Weekly's yearly yum-fest will feature 120+ vendors of tacos, ice creams, and all manner of delicious delectables.

Photo Credit: Chicas Tacos]]>
<![CDATA['White Skittles' for U.K. Pride Month Are Drawing Backlash]]> Thu, 15 Jun 2017 10:07:54 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/skittles-and-tesco-crop.jpg
An all-white, limited edition of Skittles sold in the U.K. has ignited internet debate over what some critics are calling a tone-deaf marketing scheme to celebrate LGBT Pride month. Skittles partnered...

Photo Credit: Tesco.com
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<![CDATA[LA Zoo Summer: Roaring Nights Returns]]> Wed, 14 Jun 2017 18:39:07 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/GL-RN-Snakejamiepham.jpg
Night #1 is a "'60s Summer Safari," complete with live tunes and food trucks.

Photo Credit: Jamie Pham]]>
<![CDATA[Dessert Goals: Fresh Confection Fest]]> Wed, 14 Jun 2017 16:48:43 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/dessertgoals0293923.jpg
Snack upon sweets while burnishing your snapshot skills.

Photo Credit: Dessert Goals]]>
<![CDATA[Tail O' the Pup: New Home for Hot Dog Icon]]> Wed, 14 Jun 2017 09:47:10 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/tailothepupvintage123.jpg
The Milton Black-designed frankfurter stand will soon go on display at the Valley Relics Museum in Chatsworth.

Photo Credit: Tail O' the Pup]]>
<![CDATA['Boy Meets World' House Finds a Buyer]]> Wed, 14 Jun 2017 07:15:21 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/knbc-boy-meets-world-house-for-sale-tn-3.jpg
A Studio City house featured in the 1990s TV sitcom "Boy Meets World" has sold for $1.29 million, a spokeswoman for the real estate agency said.

Photo Credit: Getty Images/JBT Photography, John Turner]]>
<![CDATA[Queen Mary: Dark Harbor Auditions Ahead]]> Tue, 13 Jun 2017 15:43:13 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/QMauditionsdarkharbor928390232.jpg
Summer's nearly here, which means that Halloween tryouts are on the spine-chilling horizon.

Photo Credit: Michael Wada]]>
<![CDATA[Seattle’s Space Needle Set for Renovation]]> Tue, 13 Jun 2017 15:10:25 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/SAMPLE+TIMELINE.00_00_02_21.Still002.jpg
Starting in September, the 55-year-old Space Needle will undergo renovations to add a floor-to-ceiling glass observation deck and a glass restaurant floor.

Photo Credit: Space Needle]]>
<![CDATA[Mid-City Houses Go Pink (Ahead of Demolition)]]> Tue, 13 Jun 2017 13:41:57 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/DSC_8266pinkhouse.jpg
The Most Famous Artist is behind the bright hue'd, large-scale art happening, a happening that has stirred some controversy in the area, and questions, too.

Photo Credit: The Most Famous Artist]]>
<![CDATA[Happy 25th, Pasadena Chalk Festival]]> Tue, 13 Jun 2017 09:54:45 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/pasadenaDSC_0171.JPG
If it's Father's Day Weekend, the free-to-see art-filled action is at Paseo Colorado.

Photo Credit: Pasadena Chalk Festival]]>
<![CDATA[Celebrating Griffith Park, LA's Wilderness Jewel]]> Tue, 13 Jun 2017 09:18:34 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/170*120/GettyImages-152488743.jpg
Griffith Park has provided a wilderness retreat in the hills above Los Angeles for more than 120 years.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Wild Food Crazes: Unicorn Frappuccino and Sushi Donut]]> Tue, 18 Apr 2017 13:31:01 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/starbucks-unicorn-drink.jpg
Raw cookie dough, sushi donuts, Nutella burgers and Swedish Fish Oreos are just some of the recent foods trends that have swept the culinary world.]]>
<![CDATA[Warriors' Game 3 Win Earns America a Free Taco Tuesday]]> Tue, 13 Jun 2017 07:29:57 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/taco-bell-doritos.jpg
Taco Bell challenged the Eastern and Western Conference winners to "steal a road game" during the tournament and offered to give free Doritos Locos Tacos to everyone in return. Thanks to the Warriors' 118-113

Photo Credit: Bloomberg via Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[What You'll See at E3, the Electronic Entertainment Expo]]> Tue, 13 Jun 2017 07:27:02 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-694609632.jpg
The center of the universe this week for computer, video and mobile games is the Los Angeles Convention Center. E3, the Electronic Entertainment Expo, runs from June 13 to 15, featuring innovations in the...

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Cephalopod Week Movie Night]]> Mon, 12 Jun 2017 18:43:12 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/cephalopodweeksciencefriday123.png
Dig squids and such? Celebrate our octo-pals at a special Science Friday event.

Photo Credit: Cephalopod Week]]>
<![CDATA[Sunday's LA #ResistMarch in Photos]]> Mon, 12 Jun 2017 14:04:33 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-694962058.jpg
People joined the #ResistMarch on Sunday June 11, 2017, a march from Hollywood to West Hollywood on Sunday as what used to be an annual LA Pride parade took on a different tone this year.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Avocado Month: California's Greenest Moment]]> Mon, 12 Jun 2017 12:27:47 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/198*120/avocado-corte-012.jpg
How will you celebrate? Gelson's has several creamy doings afoot.

Photo Credit: NBC NEWS]]>
<![CDATA[Root Beer Float: New Astro Doughnuts Flavor]]> Mon, 12 Jun 2017 08:20:53 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Astro_June-452.jpg
The offbeat pastry joins three other fresh flavors on a limited-time menu at the recently opened downtown shop.

Photo Credit: Astro Doughnuts & Fried Chicken]]>
<![CDATA[Wiltern Swing Dance: Summer Series Opens]]> Sun, 11 Jun 2017 05:22:43 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/wiltern17635450_10155180609724691_5575398594991385765_o.jpg
Tie on the saddle shoes and shimmy at one of our city's most sublime vintage venues.

Photo Credit: The Wiltern]]>
<![CDATA[ARTsea in Marina del Rey: 'Pop-up Arts District']]> Fri, 09 Jun 2017 17:23:13 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Versa-studio_00192-c-1024x684.jpg
Head to the water for dance, sand sculpting, a thumbprint mural, and lots more.

Photo Credit: Versa-Style Dance Company]]>
<![CDATA[Cat & Fiddle Pub: Grand Reopening Week]]> Fri, 09 Jun 2017 12:30:52 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/catandfiddle92832-horz.jpg
The legendary, much-loved pub has a new pad on Highland Boulevard.

Photo Credit: The Cat and Fiddle]]>
<![CDATA[Vinos + Views: Barnsdall Wine Series Opens]]> Fri, 09 Jun 2017 09:15:52 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/barnsdallIMG_3574.jpeg
Go to the top of the Hollyhock hill for vino, conversation, and views, each summer Friday night.

Photo Credit: Barnsdall Art Park]]>
<![CDATA[Bon Jovi's Sublime NYC Duplex Is on the Market -- See Inside]]> Fri, 09 Jun 2017 06:35:16 -0700 according to Curbed. It's now on the market for $17.25 million. The property is listed by the Robby Browne Team at Corcoran. See the full listing here.]]> according to Curbed. It's now on the market for $17.25 million. The property is listed by the Robby Browne Team at Corcoran. See the full listing here.]]> http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/150CharlesSt4BSFOR+PRINTS4.jpg
Rocker Jon Bon Jovi has put his sublime West Village duplex on the market. Take a look inside.

Photo Credit: The Corcoran Group]]>
<![CDATA[Weekend: Happy Pride, Los Angeles]]> Fri, 09 Jun 2017 04:43:11 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/pridela123GettyImages-450302900.jpg
Join one of the world's largest LGBTQ celebrations. Plus: CicLAvia, LA Design Fest, Longest Pizza, NHM First Friday

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA['American Horror Story': Paley Center Costume Show]]> Thu, 08 Jun 2017 12:50:06 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/AHS_FYC_Paley64.jpg
Over-the-top togs, elegant attire, and eekful props are on display, in Beverly Hills.

Photo Credit: Imeh Bryant]]>