<![CDATA[NBC Southern California - Dining, shopping and nightlife]]> Copyright 2016 http://www.nbclosangeles.com/entertainment/the-scene http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/NBC4_40x125.png NBC Southern California http://www.nbclosangeles.com en-us Sat, 30 Apr 2016 21:24:54 -0700 Sat, 30 Apr 2016 21:24:54 -0700 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Month of Big Sundays Kicks Off]]> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 21:22:08 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/amonthofbigsundays.jpg
The volunteer-nice event is filling up every single day in May.

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<![CDATA[Early Cinco: Olvera Street Celebrates]]> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 17:39:40 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/214*120/olveracincoGettyImages98873337.jpg
The tune- and food-filled party starts at the end of April.

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<![CDATA[Iconic Lanes: Highland Park Bowl Opens]]> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 08:56:03 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/HighlandParkBowlphotoWonhoFrankLee.jpg
Did you hang out at Mr. T's Bowl & Nightclub back in the day? The venue has had a vintage-modern redo, courtesy of The 1933 Group.

Photo Credit: Wonho Frank Lee]]>
<![CDATA[Unicorn Melt: Rainbow Grilled Cheese Hits LA]]> Thu, 28 Apr 2016 18:23:58 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/unicorngrilledcheese123.JPG
Chomp Eatery is now serving the Instagram sensation.

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<![CDATA[Weekend: Dapper Day at Disneyland]]> Thu, 28 Apr 2016 13:58:11 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/scavodapperday15.jpg
Gussy up, Goofy fans. Plus: TCM Film Fest, Iranian cinema, WeHo design, West Adams art tour, Bowl tickets

Photo Credit: Laurie Scavo/Dapper Day]]>
<![CDATA['The Walking Dead': Universal Attraction Tryouts]]> Thu, 28 Apr 2016 10:15:49 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/202*120/031309+Weird+News+Black+Friday+zombie.jpg
Universal Studios Hollywood sends out the creepy call for moany "scare-actors."

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<![CDATA[Earth from Space: A New IMAX Experience]]> Wed, 27 Apr 2016 20:43:15 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/ABP_03045654.jpg
Pay a visit to the International Space Station for a look at "A Beautiful Planet."

Photo Credit: IMAX SpaceWorks Ltd.]]>
<![CDATA[Tinseltown Vintage: TCM Classic Film Festival]]> Wed, 27 Apr 2016 13:28:31 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/tcmfilm2016123.jpg
Enjoy a slate of classic films, plus talks, special events, and more, in Hollywood.

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<![CDATA[Taste of the Eastside: Food Fest Favorite]]> Wed, 27 Apr 2016 09:54:04 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/207*120/tabletasteoftheeastside.jpg
Discover the new haps on the area's culinary scene, and revisit longtime favorite, at a foodie fest.

Photo Credit: Teresa Plaza]]>
<![CDATA['The Exorcist' to Haunt Halloween Horror Nights]]> Tue, 26 Apr 2016 23:49:56 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/exorcistposterdetail123.jpg
The story of the best-selling novel/hit film makes its maze debut at Universal Studios Hollywood.

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<![CDATA[Guns N' Roses to Rock Dodger Stadium]]> Tue, 26 Apr 2016 11:31:51 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/181*120/GettyImages-521781584.jpg
The band, fresh off a Coachella run, will turn it up in Elysian Field in August.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[New: Broad Museum Ticketing Change]]> Tue, 26 Apr 2016 20:13:13 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/broadnightiwanbaan.jpg
Queues have been long to see the free Grand Avenue gem, but that may ease up with a fresh ticketing schedule.

Photo Credit: Iwan Baan]]>
<![CDATA[LA Bacon Festival: Afternoon Chowdown]]> Mon, 25 Apr 2016 18:35:00 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/219*120/052609baconvodka001.jpg
The tickets-sell-out soiree stays salty, at LA Center Studios.

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<![CDATA['Urban Light': Final Week Before Restoration]]> Tue, 26 Apr 2016 18:01:02 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/160*120/UrbanLightChrisBurden_LACMA_.jpg
The iconic Los Angeles County Museum of Art artwork is about to go dark for two months.

Photo Credit: LACMA]]>
<![CDATA[Free: Make Music Pasadena's Line-up Announced]]> Mon, 25 Apr 2016 09:29:35 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/189*120/makemusicpasadena12.jpg
It's the largest pay-nothing music party on the West Coast.

Photo Credit: Make Music Pasadena]]>
<![CDATA['Purple Rain' Returns to AMC Theaters]]> Sat, 23 Apr 2016 12:05:33 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/princeinconcertap.jpg
A number of AMC theaters will show Prince's 1984 classic days after the artist's passing.

Photo Credit: AP]]>
<![CDATA[Rooftop Cinema Club: June Flicks Announced]]> Fri, 22 Apr 2016 14:12:24 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/rooftopcinemahwood1.jpg
Hollywood summer: Go up in a elevation and watch alfresco movies.

Photo Credit: Rooftop Cinema Club]]>
<![CDATA[Cracker Jack Replacing Toy Prize With Digital Codes for Mobile Games]]> Fri, 22 Apr 2016 12:02:24 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Cracker+Jacks+Prize.jpg
It's the end of era. The iconic prize found in a bag of Cracker Jacks will be replaced with stickers containing digital codes for mobile games, the company announced Thursday. Cracker Jack, which is owned...

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<![CDATA[Shakespeare: 400th Anniversary Celebrations]]> Fri, 22 Apr 2016 08:09:42 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/212*120/AP359630576609.jpg
The Paley Center, the Kingsmen Shakespeare Company, and more fans remember the Bard's passing, four centuries on.

Photo Credit: AP]]>
<![CDATA[Weekend: Earth Day Festivals]]> Thu, 21 Apr 2016 22:34:54 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/earthday_2.jpg
Activities, concerts, and volunteer opportunities await. Plus: Fiesta Broadway, pet expo, BROKE LA, cowboy fest

Photo Credit: Earth Day]]>
<![CDATA[Passover Treats, From Matzo to Macaroons]]> Thu, 21 Apr 2016 17:13:40 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/valeriepassover2016.jpg
A number of Southern California eateries offer an array of holiday desserts.

Photo Credit: Valerie Confections]]>
<![CDATA[Rain (Room) to Continue at LACMA]]> Thu, 21 Apr 2016 10:23:17 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/rainroom12345678.jpg
The damp dazzler will enjoy an extended run at the Miracle Mile museum.

Photo Credit: Random International]]>
<![CDATA[Hollyhock Guest House: Restoration Ahead]]> Wed, 20 Apr 2016 18:05:58 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/residenceAbarnsdall.jpeg
The Frank Lloyd Wright-structure, which sits near the Hollyhock House at Barnsdall Park, is soon to get some major love.

Photo Credit: Undersell Photography]]>
<![CDATA[In-App Adorableness: Find Adoptable Pups]]> Thu, 21 Apr 2016 07:30:46 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/210*120/barknborrownkla.jpg
Bark'N'Borrow and NKLA are making it easier, and awww-ier, than ever to find a new furry friend.

Photo Credit: Bark'N'Borrow]]>
<![CDATA[LA River CleanUp Photo Contest]]> Wed, 20 Apr 2016 13:48:08 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/cleanupcontestphoto2928232.jpg
Pitching in? Snap a pic and maybe/possibly win something nifty, like a kayak outing.

Photo Credit: FOLAR]]>
<![CDATA[Flying Reptiles Head for SoCal]]> Wed, 20 Apr 2016 09:59:14 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/pterosaurGettyImages-102265792.jpg
A new NHM exhibition will examine the epic pterosaurs.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA['Dazed and Confused' at The Wiltern]]> Wed, 20 Apr 2016 14:30:46 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/dazedandconfused123.jpg
Richard Linklater classic gets a big screening on, you got it, 4/20.

Photo Credit: Dazed and Confused]]>
<![CDATA[In-Town Music Fest: BROKE LA]]> Tue, 19 Apr 2016 13:42:34 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/IMG_1121_PhotoBaker-ed965ab4de8bd59a89cbdc083dfd1b3d.jpg
The twenty-buck tunes/comedy/art celebration unfurls in DTLA.

Photo Credit: Photo-Baker]]>
<![CDATA[How to Throw a Kentucky Derby Party]]> Fri, 22 Apr 2016 08:32:45 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-471857186.jpg
Year after year, there is a flurry of excitement leading up to the Kentucky Derby, with an endless series of parties and celebrations. It is the one American race that inspires the spectacle and pageantry of...

Photo Credit: Bloomberg via Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Hot Dog on a Stick: Lemonade Stomp-A-Thon]]> Tue, 19 Apr 2016 11:05:21 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/IMG_8563stompathon.jpg
Sign up to hand-stomp the famously tart beverage and support The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.

Photo Credit: Hot Dog on a Stick]]>
<![CDATA[Rock Legends May Play New Desert Fest]]> Tue, 19 Apr 2016 14:37:20 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/pmmjbdGettyImages-521108870-horz.jpg
An autumn spectacular featuring Paul McCartney, The Rolling Stones, Bob Dylan, and more could come together soon.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Eat. Drink. Be an Angel Day.]]> Mon, 18 Apr 2016 12:34:48 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/eatdrinkbeanangelday.jpg
Dine at a participating restaurant on April 20, lend love to Project Angel Food.

Photo Credit: Project Angel Food]]>
<![CDATA[Tax Night: Evening Deals Around SoCal]]> Mon, 18 Apr 2016 11:19:50 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/sassafrasoldfashioned123.jpg
Sip on a one-dollar cocktail at one of bars of The 1933 Group.

Photo Credit: Sassafras]]>
<![CDATA[25 Tons of Trash: Great LA River CleanUp]]> Fri, 15 Apr 2016 21:48:29 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/FoLARDSC5610s.jpg
Pick one of 15 spots along our waterway's banks and join the annual effort.

Photo Credit: FOLAR]]>
<![CDATA[Toyota Grand Prix: Off-Track Fun]]> Fri, 15 Apr 2016 13:27:15 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/175*120/cheaptrick.jpg
The peel-out spectacular has car action, yes, but a huge expo, too.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA['CSI: Criminal Investigation': Mega Prop Auction]]> Fri, 15 Apr 2016 11:29:07 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/rs_560x415-150427120845-1024.csi.cm.42715.jpg
Want to own Grissom's briefcase? It might happen.

Photo Credit: CSI]]>
<![CDATA[Rrowr: Dinos Rule the LA Zoo]]> Fri, 15 Apr 2016 07:45:28 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/GL-Suchomimusbillings.jpg
Animatronic beasties will illustrate times gone by (way, way gone by) for visitors.

Photo Credit: Billings Productions]]>
<![CDATA[Weekend: Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach]]> Fri, 15 Apr 2016 13:01:25 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/tgpGettyImages-167107611.jpg
Prepare for concerts, an expo, and lots of zoom. Plus: Coachella, Record Store Day, River Cleanup, Obscura Day LA

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Disneyland's 'Star Wars' Lands: Ground's Broken!]]> Fri, 15 Apr 2016 13:04:04 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/221*120/04-14-2016-star-wars-land-360-1.JPG
A 360-degree image, released by the theme park, reveals a fresh construction site, some galactic visitors, and Big Thunder Mountain.

Photo Credit: Disney
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<![CDATA[Vinyl's Big Holiday: Record Store Day]]> Fri, 15 Apr 2016 15:31:00 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/gettyrecordstore.jpg
Shops around SoCal -- and beyond -- will feature in-store concerts, specials, more.

Photo Credit: Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images
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<![CDATA[On Sale Now: Last Remaining Seats Tickets]]> Thu, 14 Apr 2016 10:55:00 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/219*120/043009TopGun01.jpg
"Top Gun," "Some Like It Hot" are on the 2016 film series slate.

Photo Credit: Top Gun]]>
<![CDATA[Adventures Around LA: Obscura Day]]> Wed, 13 Apr 2016 17:39:32 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/valleyrelicsmuseum1.jpg
A visit to some Valley relics, meteorite fun, and velvet paintings are some of the offbeat outings to join.

Photo Credit: Valley Relics Museum]]>
<![CDATA[New: Drinks Inspired by '80s Movie Villains]]> Wed, 13 Apr 2016 12:27:47 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/80smovievillaindrinks.jpg
Blockbuster season is upon us, and Messhall is celebrating with a sip-fun look back.

Photo Credit: ghost.la]]>
<![CDATA[Fried Chicken Yum: New at CityWalk]]> Tue, 12 Apr 2016 22:15:42 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/LudoBirduniversalcitywalk.jpg
Flying for The Wizarding World of Harry Potter? LudoBird is new on the hill, too.

Photo Credit: Michael Owen Baker]]>
<![CDATA[Queen Mary's 80th Party]]> Tue, 12 Apr 2016 10:33:59 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/qm80thGettyImages-52464380+%281%29.jpg
A grand soiree in honor of the Long Beach landmark's big "maiden voyage" birthday is on the horizon.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Lobster Grilled Cheese Deal]]> Mon, 11 Apr 2016 18:44:28 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/214*120/bigberthalobstergrilledcheese.jpg
Bite into Knuckle and Claw's "The Big Bertha" in honor of National Grilled Cheese Day.

Photo Credit: Knuckle & Claw]]>
<![CDATA[Free Cone Day's Almost Here]]> Tue, 12 Apr 2016 12:50:17 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/210*120/freeconeday.JPG
Spring's sweetest — and freest — ice cream occasion is here.

Photo Credit: Free Cone Day]]>
<![CDATA[Write Club: 7-Minute Word Showdown]]> Mon, 11 Apr 2016 12:03:49 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/writeclubla_12345.jpg
Scribes present opposing ideas, at the Bootleg Theater.

Photo Credit: Write Club Los Angeles]]>