<![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-usTue, 17 Jan 2017 22:11:36 -0800Tue, 17 Jan 2017 22:11:36 -0800NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Popcorn Showdown in Santa Monica]]> Tue, 17 Jan 2017 12:54:23 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/177*120/3078932.jpg
Swanky bowls'll go kernel-to-kernel on National Popcorn Day.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Tea Titan Re-Opens in Beverly Hills]]> Tue, 17 Jan 2017 18:19:24 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/AmericanTeaRoomChamomileTeaSachet.jpg
The American Tea Room's renovations are done; next stop, a delicious cup of chamomile.

Photo Credit: American Tea Room]]>
<![CDATA[Step Inside a 'Painting,' at the Skirball]]> Tue, 17 Jan 2017 09:53:45 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Installationview_BedroomatArles_Robert+Wedemeyer_3.jpg
A Roy Lichtenstein ode to Van Gogh goes three-dimensional.

Photo Credit: Robert Wedemeyer]]>
<![CDATA[Free: Opera Pop-up at Union Station]]> Mon, 16 Jan 2017 14:50:35 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/LAopera92832.jpg
Mozart's "The Abduction from the Seraglio" will unfold in the landmark's famous Waiting Room.

Photo Credit: LA Opera]]>
<![CDATA[National Parks: First Fee-Free Day of 2017]]> Sun, 15 Jan 2017 10:18:31 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/dvsunriseGettyImages-450421924+%281%29.jpg
The nationwide system of parks, sites, and monuments will waive admission on Monday, Jan. 16.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[LACMA: Target Free Holiday Monday]]> Mon, 16 Jan 2017 07:53:13 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/2100521_105_LACMA_Resnick_alexvertikoffmuseumassociates.jpg
Listen to flamenco music, sketch with your kids, and see lots of artworks (for no admission).

Photo Credit: Alex Vertikoff]]>
<![CDATA[Unity Celebration: Kidspace Peace Mural]]> Sat, 14 Jan 2017 11:33:05 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/UnityCelebration982321202.jpg
Dip your palm in paint and add to a large-scale artwork, in Pasadena.

Photo Credit: Kidspace Children's Museum]]>
<![CDATA[Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.]]> Fri, 13 Jan 2017 17:25:13 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/011809-mlk-p2.jpg
Volunteer, join a family-sweet Unity Celebration, and attend the Kingdom Day Parade.

Photo Credit: Time & Life Pictures]]>
<![CDATA[The All-Jerry Maguire Video Store Opens]]> Fri, 13 Jan 2017 13:18:11 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/jerrymaguireiam8bit.jpg
It's real. You can go there. Well, for two weeks, you can.

Photo Credit: iam8bit]]>
<![CDATA[Friday the 13th Flashlight Safari]]> Fri, 13 Jan 2017 06:12:34 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/RoseHairedTarantula.jpg
Flick on your beam and get acquainted with everything from a young alligator to cockroaches, in Sylmar.

Photo Credit: Wildlife Learning Center]]>
<![CDATA[Neutra Home: LA Site Named National Landmark]]> Thu, 12 Jan 2017 17:49:07 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/NeutraVDL_exterior123.jpg
The Silver Lake mid-century home and studio join the "highly selective" list of National Historic Landmarks.

Photo Credit: Cal Poly Pomona]]>
<![CDATA[Cirque du Soleil's 'Avatar'-Inspired Adventure]]> Thu, 12 Jan 2017 16:28:06 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/_LPH9122_Credit_ErrissonLawrence.jpg
Venture to the planet Pandora for fantastical feats of strength, gorgeous sets, athletic acrobatics, and deep enchantment from the world created by James Cameron.

Photo Credit: Errisson Lawrence]]>
<![CDATA[Weekend: LA Art Show]]> Thu, 12 Jan 2017 12:19:58 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/dosshauswritersroomlaartshow.jpg
The mondo modern-contemporary show is downtown. Plus: MLK Day, Cirque du Soleil, "La La Land," photo l.a.

Photo Credit: Dosshaus]]>
<![CDATA[Fish ZZZs: Aquarium Family Sleepover]]> Thu, 12 Jan 2017 10:00:48 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Boy4aqpacific.jpg
Tuck in close to where all of the crabs and otters snooze.

Photo Credit: Brian Gray/Aquarium of the Pacific]]>
<![CDATA[Knott's Berry Farm: Major Item Auction]]> Thu, 12 Jan 2017 15:40:32 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/knottsrail29392093232.jpg
Are you a Buena Park buff with a penchant for the jam-laden-iest theme park around? Your dream auction is just ahead.

Photo Credit: Sean Teegarden Photography]]>
<![CDATA[Disneyland FASTPASS: Two Rides Added]]> Thu, 12 Jan 2017 15:41:47 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/disney5_08_DCA_90011.jpg
Toy Story Mania and Matterhorn Bobsleds are the latest additions to the "ride later/faster" program.

Photo Credit: Gene Duncan]]>
<![CDATA[Your State's Favorite Netflix Original Series Is ...]]> Wed, 11 Jan 2017 14:28:03 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Netflix-GettyImages-464215297.jpg
If you ever found yourself hunkering down under a blanket at home weathering some type of storm, be it physical or emotional, you've probably turned to Netflix for solace at some point.

Photo Credit: Bloomberg via Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA['Singin' in the Rain': Special Big-Screen Event]]> Wed, 11 Jan 2017 12:16:06 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/SinginintheRain2786.jpg
The 1952 song-filled Hollywood satire set to sparkle in theaters (for two nights only).

Photo Credit: Singin' in the Rain]]>
<![CDATA[Haggis Ahoy: Tam O'Shanter Shindig]]> Wed, 11 Jan 2017 08:25:40 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/haggisburnstamoshanter123.jpg
Join the 258th birthday party for poet Robert Burns.

Photo Credit: Tam O'Shanter]]>
<![CDATA[The Garland Celebrates Beverly Garland Day]]> Tue, 10 Jan 2017 18:06:22 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/BeverlyGarland2323001.jpg
The North Hollywood hotel will honor the star's memory with her favorite food and drink, shop discounts, more.

Photo Credit: Beverly Garland]]>
<![CDATA[photo l.a.: Admire Celebrated Artworks]]> Tue, 10 Jan 2017 13:03:44 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/laphotowarhol23923.jpg
The major exhibition includes "lectures, roundtable discussions," and a host of photographs that speak of art, history, culture, and humanity.

Photo Credit: photo l.a.]]>
<![CDATA[Disney California Adventure: Food & Wine Fest 2017]]> Mon, 09 Jan 2017 17:48:34 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/hdb813.jpg
Stroll among the Festival Marketplaces and nosh on a variety of tidbits.

Photo Credit: Disney California Adventure]]>
<![CDATA[PaleyFest 2017: Line-Up Announced]]> Mon, 09 Jan 2017 12:01:31 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/AP284248783765.jpg
"This Is Us," "Scandal," and "Pretty Little Liars," will be part of the springtime panel series.

Photo Credit: VICTORIA WILL/INVISION/AP]]>
<![CDATA[Neon Neat: Van Nuys Studio Tour]]> Tue, 10 Jan 2017 09:09:30 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/neon_stamp_celebrate.jpg
Explore Flektro Studios and discover how glowing art is made.

Photo Credit: USPS]]>
<![CDATA[David Bowie Rollerskate Night: Tuneful Tribute]]> Mon, 09 Jan 2017 08:36:41 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/216*120/01-07-2017-rollerskate-bowie-1.jpg
Moonlight Rollerway honors the first anniversary of the legend's passing.

Photo Credit: Getty]]>
<![CDATA[Birthday Cool: Elvis Ice Cream]]> Sun, 08 Jan 2017 16:08:46 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/HappyBirthdayElvissaltandstraw-horz.jpg
Honoring The King on the anniversary of his 82nd birthday? Stop by a Salt & Straw for a tribute scoop.

Photo Credit: Salt & Straw Ice Cream/Elvis Presley]]>
<![CDATA[Free: Oshogatsu Family Festival]]> Fri, 06 Jan 2017 17:37:30 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Furuta1Oshogatsu_DSC7511.jpg
Welcome the Year of the Rooster at the Japanese American National Museum.

Photo Credit: JANM]]>
<![CDATA[Join Now: Aqualillies-Led Swim Class]]> Fri, 06 Jan 2017 12:38:43 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/201*120/Aqualillies_Carla+Blumenkrantz+at+ResolutionPhotographics4.jpg
If sunshine, water, and moving more is on your resolution list, backstroke for Santa Monica.

Photo Credit: Carla Blumenkrantz at Resolution Photographics]]>
<![CDATA[No Pants Subway Ride: It's Back]]> Thu, 05 Jan 2017 17:28:30 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/nopantsGettyImages-462008113.jpg
The global, skin-baring to-do will take to the rails with improv impishness.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[JANM Time Capsule: Write Your Future Self]]> Fri, 06 Jan 2017 09:20:44 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/2016-11-01+11.02.16timecapsule.jpg
Join a globe-spanning, glee-sweet art event, one that will reach far into 2035.

Photo Credit: Japanese American National Museum]]>
<![CDATA[Derby Dolls: 'Keep Rolling' Campaign]]> Thu, 05 Jan 2017 12:28:44 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/DerbyGrantPSirens.jpg
Dig the banked-track, wheels-cool athletes? Help them raise funds to file an application with the city, an application that's needed to host events at their famous Dollosseum.

Photo Credit: Grant Palmer Photography]]>
<![CDATA[Weekend: Nighttime New Year's Race]]> Thu, 05 Jan 2017 09:41:04 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/newyearsrunlanight123.jpg
Kick off 2017 with a downtown run. Plus: Year of the Rooster, "Spaghetti" Sculpture, Pageant of the Masters, Elvis birthday

Photo Credit: New Year's Race]]>
<![CDATA[The LA You May Not Know Randy's Donuts]]> Thu, 05 Jan 2017 08:02:33 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/201*120/01-05-2017-randy-donuts-1.JPG
Randy's Donuts is a Los Angeles icon, but the building's "unique" look might not be so unique. Discover more with latest edition of The LA You May Not Know Friday, Dec. 6, 2016.

Photo Credit: Patrick Campbell]]>
<![CDATA[Santa Monica Restaurant Week: Healthy Plates]]> Wed, 04 Jan 2017 19:20:44 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/AP742732234097_Veggies.jpg
The radish is a central player of Santa Monica Restaurant Week.

Photo Credit: AP]]>
<![CDATA['Spaghetti' Sculpture to Leave LACMA]]> Wed, 04 Jan 2017 13:13:44 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/penetrableL2010_14.jpg
Snap a pro pic at Jesús Rafael Soto's "Penetrable" (ahead of its upcoming departure).

Photo Credit: Museum Associates/LACMA]]>
<![CDATA[IHOP Brings Back 'All You Can Eat Pancakes' ]]> Thu, 05 Jan 2017 07:20:09 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/ihop+GettyImages-84259123.jpg
IHOP is bringing back its “all you can eat pancakes."]]>
<![CDATA[Elvis Birthday Bash: Tributes, Tours]]> Wed, 04 Jan 2017 09:33:20 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/219*120/elvis_bw.jpg
Swing by the famous Palm Springs Honeymoon Hideway for music, Kingly history.

Photo Credit: Elvis Presley]]>
<![CDATA[Girl Scouts Celebrate 100 Years With New S'mores Cookies]]> Tue, 03 Jan 2017 19:33:06 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/207*120/smores-cookie.jpg
Girl Scouts cookies fans can look forward to a new flavor that honors an old campfire classic: the s'more. In honor of the 100th anniversary of the Girl Scout Cookies, the company has added two...

Photo Credit: Girl Scouts of Northeast Texas]]>
<![CDATA[Golden Globes Sip: The Coffeetail]]> Tue, 03 Jan 2017 18:05:34 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/coffeedrinkgoldenglobes17.jpg
LAVAZZA's Coffeetial No. 51 will be served at the starry celebration.

Photo Credit: LAVAZZA]]>
<![CDATA[Cheeseburger Week: Pasadena's Meaty Must-Do]]> Tue, 03 Jan 2017 20:59:35 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-564988703.jpg
Arrange a Cheeseburger Crawl during the annual foodie event.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[LACMA: Special Extended Hours]]> Tue, 03 Jan 2017 09:31:10 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/ulGettyImages-496179210.jpg
The holidays haven't quite wrapped yet, at least on the Miracle Mile.

Photo Credit: LACMA]]>
<![CDATA[Pageant of the Masters: Hold-Still Tryouts]]> Mon, 02 Jan 2017 18:00:50 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/POM_Backstage_Volunteers123.jpg
Can you pose like a statue? Your big break may await in Laguna Beach.

Photo Credit: Pageant of the Masters]]>
<![CDATA[TCM Classics Go Big Screen in 2017]]> Mon, 02 Jan 2017 13:19:03 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/princessbride13.jpg
"The Princess Bride" and "Singin' in the Rain" are two of the gems on the cinematic slate.

Photo Credit: The Princess Bride]]>
<![CDATA[Showcase of Floats: Get Closer, Parade Fans]]> Mon, 02 Jan 2017 11:21:40 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/froggieGettyImages-72911433.jpg
The famous vehicles put on the brakes for the after-the-parade to-do.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[New Year's Day Polar Bear Skate]]> Sun, 01 Jan 2017 07:58:01 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/180*120/1-03-09what.jpg
Take a spin at Pershing Square while rocking your swimsuit and shades.

Photo Credit: Shutterstock]]>
<![CDATA[N.Y.E.L.A.: Free 'Flagship' Celebration]]> Sat, 31 Dec 2016 21:30:56 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/2014123114NYELAJohnMccoy.jpg
DJs, a bevy of eats, and those famous City Hall projections light up the New Year's Eve revelry.

Photo Credit: John McCoy]]>
<![CDATA[Rosy Doings (Beyond the Rose Parade)]]> Fri, 30 Dec 2016 21:15:01 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/huntingtonsanmarino_crhuntington.jpg
Make for Lawry's, The Huntington, and the Original Farmers Market for more tourney-type to-dos.

Photo Credit: The Huntington]]>