<![CDATA[NBC Southern California - Dining, shopping and nightlife]]>Copyright 2016http://www.nbclosangeles.com/entertainment/the-scene http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/NBC4_40x125.png NBC Southern California http://www.nbclosangeles.comen-usSun, 31 Jul 2016 00:25:10 -0700Sun, 31 Jul 2016 00:25:10 -0700NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Long Beach Tradition: Dragon Boat Races]]> Sat, 30 Jul 2016 08:15:24 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/214*120/DragonBoatLBC13.jpg
Make for Marine Stadium for a full weekend of acrobatics, eats, and thrilling on-the-water showdowns.

Photo Credit: Long Beach Dragon Boat Festival]]>
<![CDATA[26-Foot Marilyn May Revisit California]]> Fri, 29 Jul 2016 18:01:38 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/199*120/fmGettyImages-144028745.jpg
Artist Seward Johnson's "Forever Marilyn" sculpture could return to Palm Springs.

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<![CDATA[Local Deals for National Chicken Wing Day]]> Fri, 29 Jul 2016 17:18:53 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/SD-County-Fair-2016+093.JPG
No matter how you like to eat your chicken wings, there are deals to munch on across Southern California.

Photo Credit: Monica Garske]]>
<![CDATA[KCON LA Opens]]> Fri, 29 Jul 2016 10:00:15 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/KCONLA2015KPOPENGAGEMENTS.jpg
Make for Staples Center and the "world's largest Korean culture and music festival."

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<![CDATA[National Dance Day: Grand Park Grooves]]> Fri, 29 Jul 2016 13:05:38 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/natldancedaygrand.jpg
The free gathering is all about easy-to-learn routines and serious shimmying.

Photo Credit: National Dance Day]]>
<![CDATA[Disneyland Railroad: Summer 2017 Reopen]]> Fri, 29 Jul 2016 11:24:13 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/traindisney2016.jpg
The iconic tracks have been temporarily shuttered for the building of Star Wars Land.

Photo Credit: Disneyland Resort]]>
<![CDATA[Weekend: Midsummer Scream Festival]]> Thu, 28 Jul 2016 14:35:24 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/MidsummersdfThemeParkAdventure.com.jpg
Halloween is here, fright fans. Plus: KCON, National Dance Day, USS Iowa haircuts, soda tasting

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<![CDATA[Keith Haring Art Car Visits the Petersen]]> Thu, 28 Jul 2016 09:13:35 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/keithharingartcar12345.jpg
The artist's famous Land Rover will go on display at the Miracle Mile auto institution.

Photo Credit: Petersen Automotive Museum]]>
<![CDATA[Egyptian Theatre to Show Nitrate Films]]> Wed, 27 Jul 2016 08:22:57 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/160*121/EgyptianTheatre_BisonArchives.jpg
The Hollywood venue will be one of the few spots able to screen the vintage reels following a projection booth update.

Photo Credit: Bison Archives]]>
<![CDATA[UCB Visits the Queen Mary]]> Tue, 26 Jul 2016 21:15:15 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/184*120/QueenMary_newedit_52464380.jpg
The comedy troupe's tour will call upon the Royal Salon.

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<![CDATA[Headed for LA: The Sketchbook Project]]> Wed, 27 Jul 2016 14:11:38 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/214*120/sketchbookproject928928323.jpg
Admire thousands of sketches, and make your own, at LACMA.

Photo Credit: Sketchbook Project]]>
<![CDATA[Yorkie Love: Marathon Podcast Fundraiser]]> Tue, 26 Jul 2016 18:44:24 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/yorkiestripes12345.jpg
"The Movie Crypt" will roll on over three days in early August, all to help the wee tail-waggers.

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<![CDATA[LA River: A New VR Experience]]> Tue, 26 Jul 2016 09:58:26 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Garcettirivervr.jpg
Don your headset and traverse our urban waterway.

Photo Credit: FOLAR]]>
<![CDATA[New Locations: RISE of the Jack O'Lanterns]]> Mon, 25 Jul 2016 18:51:37 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/214*120/therisedescanso.jpg
Thousands of glowing Halloween-y jacks'll, all carved by hand, will fill two fresh SoCal spots.

Photo Credit: Rise of the Jack O'Lanterns]]>
<![CDATA[Paley Center Fall TV Previews]]> Mon, 25 Jul 2016 13:09:35 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/thisisusfallpreviewpaley.jpg
Casts and creators will chat about what's to come, at The Paley Center for Media.

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<![CDATA[TV Costume Exhibit: Free at FIDM]]> Mon, 25 Jul 2016 08:29:10 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/F071715A-0310+%281%29.jpg
Exquisite outfits from dozens of shows will go on display downtown.

Photo Credit: Alex J. Berliner/ABImages]]>
<![CDATA[Costume Highlights From Comic-Con 2016]]> Sun, 24 Jul 2016 14:23:21 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-579379590.jpg
Zealous fans packed the San Diego Convention Center for 2016 San Diego Comic-Con International. The four-day pop culture spectacular includes celebrity panels, vendors, sneak peek screenings and lots of...

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<![CDATA[Charles Phoenix, Marionettes, and Cake]]> Sat, 23 Jul 2016 10:04:46 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/charlesphoenixbobbaker12345.jpg
The history-loving entertainer calls upon the historic children's theater for an afternoon of sweetness and cake.

Photo Credit: Charles Phoenix]]>
<![CDATA[U.S. Open of Surfing Rides Heat Wave]]> Fri, 22 Jul 2016 12:36:32 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/High-Surf-OB-0624.jpg
The U.S. Open of Surfing kicks off during one of the warmest weekends of the year in Southern California. Marin Austin reports for the NBC4 News at 11 a.m. on Friday July 22, 2016.

Photo Credit: NBC 7 San Diego]]>
<![CDATA[Comic-Con: The First Day Costumes]]> Fri, 22 Jul 2016 13:04:43 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/215*120/ccGettyImages-578542422+%281%29.jpg
An impressive array of get-ups were seen during the expo's early hours.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Fenders, Family, Fun: Downtown Burbank Car Classic]]> Fri, 22 Jul 2016 10:17:43 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Burbank_Carshow-002.jpg
One of SoCal's biggest car meet-ups vrooms for San Fernando Boulevard

Photo Credit: Downtown Burbank Classic]]>
<![CDATA[Help Clear the Shelters]]> Fri, 22 Jul 2016 12:00:13 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/pug-drive-away.jpg
NBC4 Southern California and Telemundo 52 Los Angeles are bringing back Clear the Shelters for a second year.

Photo Credit: Carlos Gomez]]>
<![CDATA[Weekend: Comic-Con International Opens]]> Thu, 21 Jul 2016 17:32:54 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/comicconGettyImages-578540388+%281%29.jpg
Costumes, creators, and cool reveals reign. Plus: Dapper Day, Port of LA Lobster Fest, Union Station experience, OC Fair weekend two

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Disney's First LA Studio: Future Unknown]]> Thu, 21 Jul 2016 15:11:53 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/219*120/waltdisney.jpg
The legend stayed with his aunt and uncle at the Los Feliz bungalow back in the '20s.

Photo Credit: Walt Disney]]>
<![CDATA[New: Dapper Day at LACMA]]> Thu, 21 Jul 2016 09:45:03 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/scavodapperday15.jpg
The dressy Disneyland tradition makes for the Miracle Mile museum.

Photo Credit: Laurie Scavo/Dapper Day]]>
<![CDATA[MAP: Pokemon Go Hot Spots Around Southern California]]> Thu, 21 Jul 2016 06:04:50 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/TLMD-Pokemon-go-EFE-636040975324070548-.jpg
Some public parks and spaces in Southern California are taking part in helping players catch Pikachu and company while staying safe walking around pedestrian-friendly locations.

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<![CDATA[Midsummer Scream: Convention Highlights]]> Fri, 22 Jul 2016 07:23:58 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/QM_IMG_1345_hi.jpg
The Winchester Mystery House, SoCal ghost towns, and more macabre doings are on the dastardly schedule.

Photo Credit: Queen Mary]]>
<![CDATA[Grown-Up Outing: Brew at the Zoo]]> Wed, 20 Jul 2016 13:54:13 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/GLBrewTrio-JamiePham.jpg
Caboodles of craft breweries will pour at this alfresco evening event.

Photo Credit: Jamie Pham]]>
<![CDATA[Guillermo del Toro: LACMA Book Signing]]> Tue, 19 Jul 2016 15:59:54 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/gdtJoshuaWhitejwpicturescom-5109.jpg
The horror director meets his fans ahead of the opening of his new exhibit.

Photo Credit: Joshua White]]>
<![CDATA[Union Station: New Interactive 4-D Experience]]> Tue, 19 Jul 2016 19:13:21 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/US360FinalRendersm.jpg
Look up and enjoying visuals depicting our city's skyscrapers, and more.

Photo Credit: Union Station ]]>
<![CDATA[Conserve Energy SoCal's 'Hot Days, Hot Deals']]> Tue, 19 Jul 2016 12:36:37 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/lightbulbferris.jpg
Even the Pacific Wheel is getting in on the lively summer fun.

Photo Credit: Conserve Energy SoCal]]>
<![CDATA[Delish: Pizza Fundraiser in Thousand Oaks]]> Wed, 20 Jul 2016 11:20:01 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/214*120/pizzarev0232938232.jpg
PizzaRev's local debut supports the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.

Photo Credit: PizzaRev]]>
<![CDATA['Robot Restaurant' Opening in NYC]]> Tue, 19 Jul 2016 05:26:14 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/AP_19724380454.jpg
Robots (and some hidden chefs) will serve quinoa to customers at a fast-food restaurant opening in midtown Manhattan later this year, according to reports. There will be no cashiers at Eatsa’s midtown...

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<![CDATA[Galco's Summer Soda Tasting]]> Tue, 19 Jul 2016 06:36:53 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/sodapop16marthabenedict.jpg
The fizzy fundraiser pops open an array of summery beverages.

Photo Credit: Martha Benedict]]>
<![CDATA[Green Chile Time: Orders Open]]> Mon, 18 Jul 2016 13:11:51 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/chiletimeGettyImages-57099507+%281%29.jpg
Can you smell that roasty, autumn-luscious smell?

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Disney Expo 2017: Tickets on Sale]]> Mon, 18 Jul 2016 10:38:13 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/mickeyd232017.jpg
Plan ahead for the biggest biennial bash on the company's calendar.

Photo Credit: D23 Expo]]>
<![CDATA[Hundreds of Deals: dineLA Restaurant Week]]> Sun, 17 Jul 2016 08:39:07 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/shutterstock_113265007.jpg
Find your dining discount around the block or across town.

Photo Credit: Shutterstock]]>
<![CDATA[Tryout Time: Queen Mary's Dark Harbor]]> Fri, 15 Jul 2016 16:24:28 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/darkharborauditions16.jpg
Have what it takes to be chilling, outlandish, eeky?

Photo Credit: Queen Mary]]>
<![CDATA[6 Brand-New Things to Eat at OC Fair This Year]]> Sat, 16 Jul 2016 09:13:23 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/160*120/Escargot+and+Caviar+Doritos+Surf+and+Turf+Doritos.JPG


Photo Credit: Courtesy of Shanna Mendiola ]]>
<![CDATA[Blue Bell Announces New Ice Cream Flavor]]> Fri, 15 Jul 2016 07:01:25 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/cookie-two-step.jpg
In celebration of National Ice Cream Month, Blue Bell announced a new flavor of ice cream Friday.

Photo Credit: Blue Bell Ice Cream]]>
<![CDATA['Grey Gardens' Blooms at The Ahmanson]]> Thu, 14 Jul 2016 14:33:15 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/01GGmg183craigschwartz.jpg
The fascinating documentary of a mother, a daughter, and their complicated relationship flowers upon the stage.

Photo Credit: © 2016 Craig Schwartz ]]>
<![CDATA[Here are the 68th Annual Emmy Nominees]]> Thu, 14 Jul 2016 12:47:18 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/emmys-3way-thrones-oj.jpg
“Game of Thrones” and “The People v. O.J. Simpson” dominated the list of nominations for the 2016 Emmys. But there were plenty of other nods for other shows. Here is a selection of nominees in top categories.

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<![CDATA[Nintendo Plans Retro 'Mario,' 'Zelda' Console]]> Fri, 15 Jul 2016 02:04:46 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/NES_Classic_2.jpg
Nintendo said Thursday it will release the "NES Classic Edition" on Nov. 11, a $59.99 system that comes loaded with 30 classic Nintendo games.

Photo Credit: Nintendo of America]]>
<![CDATA[Special Night: Snack Around Farmers Market]]> Wed, 13 Jul 2016 13:59:35 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/tasteoffm2016.jpg
Buy one ticket and try bites and goodies from all the vendors of the historic public market.

Photo Credit: The Original Farmers Market]]>
<![CDATA[Comic-Con: Fundraisers and Blood Drive]]> Tue, 12 Jul 2016 09:46:51 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/cciGettyImages-174029110.jpg
Attending the mega pop culture con in San Diego? Find a giveback event.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[New at LA Zoo: Diabloceratops Hatchlings]]> Mon, 11 Jul 2016 06:57:27 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/DiabloceratopsEggsJEP_8038.jpg
The prehistoric infants can be seen at "Dinosaurs: Extinct at the LA Zoo."

Photo Credit: Jamie Pham]]>
<![CDATA[7-Eleven Celebrates 7/11 With Free Slurpees]]> Mon, 11 Jul 2016 05:42:04 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Slurpee-GettyImages-106159890.jpg
There's no better way to enjoy a hot summer day than with a Slurpee, and on Monday it won't cost you a thing. To celebrate July 11 — or 7-Eleven Day — the convenience chain will be giving away their signature...

Photo Credit: Tim Sloan/AFP/Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Misty Copeland Talks Breaking Barriers]]> Mon, 11 Jul 2016 04:22:33 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-527358950.jpg
It's been one year since Misty Copeland leaped over barriers to become American Ballet Theatre's first black female principal dancer in the company's 75-year history. In an interview with "Sunday Today"...

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