<![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-usWed, 26 Apr 2017 22:17:45 -0700Wed, 26 Apr 2017 22:17:45 -0700NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Ella Fitzgerald at 100: Grammy Museum New]]> Wed, 26 Apr 2017 19:02:26 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Ella_Fitzgerald_Campaign-grammy.jpg
The treasure-filled exhibit pays respectful remembrance to the First Lady of Song.

Photo Credit: Ella Fitzgerald/Grammy Museum]]>
<![CDATA[Carvel Free Cone Day: Just Ahead]]> Wed, 26 Apr 2017 12:54:43 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/carvelfreecone2017.jpg
Temps are warming up and junior soft-serve ice cream cones are on the menu this April 27.

Photo Credit: Carvel]]>
<![CDATA[TCL Chinese Theatre at 90: Landmark Look Back]]> Wed, 26 Apr 2017 10:30:39 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/chinesetheatreStarWars_Chinese.jpg
In honor of the anniversary of the theater, one of the world's most famous, the recently restored 1934 "Cleopatra" will screen

Photo Credit: TCL Chinese Theatre]]>
<![CDATA[Home in 'Keeping Up With The Kardashians,' 'True Blood' for Sale]]> Wed, 26 Apr 2017 03:59:59 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/iredell+4+main.jpg
The front of the house at 11947 Iredell St. has been featured countless times as the home in the lead-in of "Keeping Up With the Kardashians." It was also used in the filming of "True Blood" and "Rome." Not...

Photo Credit: Steven J. Magner]]>
<![CDATA[Neighborhood Nosh: Taste of the Eastside]]> Tue, 25 Apr 2017 18:09:14 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/jenisdiablotasteoftheeastside.jpg
Spend a Sunday afternoon supping upon some of Silver Lake's best eats (and Echo Park, and Highland Park, and...)

Photo Credit: Jeni's Splendid Ice Cream/Diablo Taco]]>
<![CDATA[Family Sweet: Skirball Puppet Festival]]> Tue, 25 Apr 2017 13:34:59 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/20160417PuppetFestival-1761.jpg
A "teeny tiny puppet show inside a matchbox" is one whimsical highlight of this annual family must-do.

Photo Credit: Skirball Cultural Center]]>
<![CDATA[Nordstrom Selling 'Fake Mud' Jeans With Hefty Price Tag]]> Wed, 26 Apr 2017 03:24:35 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/211*120/nordstrom+fake+mud+jeans.jpg
Nordstrom is lighting up the internet with some expensive fake mud jeans.

Photo Credit: Nordstrom.com
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<![CDATA['Hairspray Live!' Costumes at The Paley]]> Tue, 25 Apr 2017 08:12:48 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Hairspray_Paley_38.jpg
Wowza hues, bold prints, and '60s-era oomph reign at The Paley Center for Media's free exhibit.

Photo Credit: Imeh Bryant for the Paley Center]]>
<![CDATA[Happy 125th Birthday, Redondo Beach]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 17:41:05 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/VisitRedondoThePierandtheShorelineatRedondoBeachcopy.jpg
A host of "displays, artifacts, and exhibits" will look back at the ocean-air burg's story.

Photo Credit: Visit Redondo]]>
<![CDATA[Wal-Mart Introduces 'Crotilla': A Tortilla-Croissant Mashup]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 15:18:41 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/170424-walmart-crotilla-se-526p.jpg
Four years after the "cronut" emerged on the scene, croissant lovers can rejoice with yet another pastry hybrid. The "Crotilla," from Wal-Mart's in-house bakery, crosses the croissant and tortilla, "Today"...

Photo Credit: Wal-Mart
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<![CDATA[Disney Pirates Treasures: D23 Expo Exhibit]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 12:55:12 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/PiratesFilm_JackSparrow_potcblackpearl.jpg
The "Scoundrels"-themed exhibit will be a centerpiece at the July convention in Anaheim.

Photo Credit: Byron J. Cohen]]>
<![CDATA[Peek Inside LA's Museum of Ice Cream Pop-Up]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 12:09:14 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/museumoficecream_1322323.jpg
The swirly NYC phenom lands in the Arts District, for five weeks only.

Photo Credit: Alysia Gray Painter]]>
<![CDATA[Rare Tours: Garden Conservancy's Open Days]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 09:24:27 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/CAPA_Pippert_8_1492544387050.jpg
Go behind the garden wall and spy a host of lush local backyards and pretty plots.

Photo Credit: Courtesy of Gabriela Yariv Landscape Design]]>
<![CDATA[2017 Coachella Pics: Music, Stars and Style]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 06:37:57 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-672144374_master.jpg
The second weekend of the 2017 Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival kicked off Friday, April 21 and runs through Sunday, April 23. Check out the latest performances, scenes from last week and star-style...

Photo Credit: Rich Fury/Getty Images for Coachella]]>
<![CDATA[Dapper Day: Spring Style Look Back]]> Sun, 23 Apr 2017 07:35:47 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/dd16_ls_4.jpg
The dress-up day at Disneyland is here, and the parasols and bow ties will be out in fashionable force.

Photo Credit: Laurie Scavo]]>
<![CDATA[Earth Day: Pacific Wheel Goes Green]]> Sat, 22 Apr 2017 15:47:41 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/pwsunsetsmGettyImages-80723846.jpg
If you can't make Santa Monica Pier on the night of April 22, you can watch a live stream.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Festivalgoers Flock to Indio for Coachella Weekend Two]]> Sat, 22 Apr 2017 10:39:53 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-671335776.jpg
Over a hundred thousand festivalgoers headed to Indio, California for the second weekend of Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival.

Photo Credit: Rich Fury/Getty Images for Coachella]]>
<![CDATA[Knott's New: Sol Spin Ride Opens]]> Fri, 21 Apr 2017 17:42:40 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/SolSpinopensknotts.jpg
Find "topsy-turvy thrills" at the theme park's Fiesta VIllage.

Photo Credit: Knott's Berry Farm]]>
<![CDATA[Steve Madden Brings Back the Slinky]]> Sat, 22 Apr 2017 00:13:17 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Steve+Madden+Slinky.jpg
From high-waisted mom jeans to crop tops and chokers, fashion trends from the '90s are back with a vengeance. The only thing that has been missing to complete that back-to-school look every girl in class had...

Photo Credit: Steve Madden]]>
<![CDATA[7 East Coast Music Festivals You Won't Want to Miss]]> Fri, 21 Apr 2017 09:53:02 -0700 Broccoli City Festival started in 2013 as an effort bring attention to Earth Day, and to help educate and inspire people about why its important to be "active and engaged participants in their community." This year, the Broccoli City Group is launching Broccoli City Week (April 29-May 6) with a wide range of events, including a 5K run and volunteering opportunities, leading up to the music festival. The festival lineup includes Rae Sremmurd, 21 Savage, Lil Yachty & more.

When: Saturday, May 6
Where: Gateway DC
2730 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave. SE
Washington, D.C.
Want tix? Find them online here.]]>
Broccoli City Festival started in 2013 as an effort bring attention to Earth Day, and to help educate and inspire people about why its important to be "active and engaged participants in their community." This year, the Broccoli City Group is launching Broccoli City Week (April 29-May 6) with a wide range of events, including a 5K run and volunteering opportunities, leading up to the music festival. The festival lineup includes Rae Sremmurd, 21 Savage, Lil Yachty & more.

When: Saturday, May 6
Where: Gateway DC
2730 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave. SE
Washington, D.C.
Want tix? Find them online here.]]>

Summer is quickly approaching, which means that music festival season is also right around the corner. We've rounded up seven of the East Coast's most popular music festivals.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Record Store Day: Local Love]]> Fri, 21 Apr 2017 09:50:09 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/recordsGettyImages-451427029.jpg
Shops around SoCal, and beyond, will feature live tunes, sweet specials, and more music-major doings.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Weekend: Museum of Ice Cream Opens]]> Thu, 20 Apr 2017 19:05:56 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/mofic_8-horz.jpg
It's an art-cool happening with lick-ability. Plus: Earth Day, Festival of Books, Dapper Day, Record Store Day

Photo Credit: Alysia Gray Painter]]>
<![CDATA[Hollywood Haunted: New Tim Burton Tribute Bar]]> Thu, 20 Apr 2017 15:14:44 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/beetlehousela.jpg
Don your best Beetlejuice get-up when the started-in-NYC Beetle House debuts.

Photo Credit: Beetle House]]>
<![CDATA[Disney 'Guardians' Ride Exterior Revealed]]> Thu, 20 Apr 2017 11:32:21 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/collectorsfortresscaladventure.jpg
The drop-ride attraction will debut at Disney California Adventure at the end of May.

Photo Credit: Disneyland Resort]]>
<![CDATA[700+ Butterflies: Kidspace Grand Release]]> Thu, 20 Apr 2017 08:12:49 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/kidspaceButterflyapril2017.jpg
Pretty things on the wing will flutter at the springtime Pasadena tradition.

Photo Credit: Kidspace Children's Museum]]>
<![CDATA[LA State Historic Park: Grand Opening]]> Fri, 21 Apr 2017 03:56:40 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/lastatehistoricparkericlowenbach.jpg
The Chinatown-close spread will make its "long-awaited" bow with a community-sweet festival.

Photo Credit: Eric Lowenbach]]>
<![CDATA[Free: Charles Phoenix Union Station Show]]> Wed, 19 Apr 2017 13:51:03 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/charles_fostersfreeze.jpg
The grand landmark, and the gleeful lover of local landmarks, pair up for a night of retro Southern California slides.

Photo Credit: Charles Phoenix]]>
<![CDATA[Disney Reveals New Details of Star Wars-Themed Lands]]> Wed, 19 Apr 2017 15:24:45 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/199*120/Disney+Star+Wars+Theme+land.jpg
Star Wars fans are finally getting a behind-the-scenes look at the highly-anticipated themed-land under construction at Disney.

Photo Credit: Disney Parks
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<![CDATA[Sprinkles: Rolling Stones Cupcakes]]> Wed, 19 Apr 2017 09:19:34 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/215*120/RollingStonessprinkles-horz.jpg
The cupcakery is paying tribute to the new mega exhibit, which just debuted at Chicago's Navy Pier.

Photo Credit: Sprinkles Cupcakes]]>
<![CDATA[Disneyland's Star Tours Adds a New Planet]]> Tue, 18 Apr 2017 22:03:57 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/craitstartours123.jpg
Pack your bags, fans, and prepare to zoom to Crait "later this year."

Photo Credit: Disneyland Resort]]>
<![CDATA[New Hampshire Farm Lets You Do Yoga With Baby Goats]]> Wed, 19 Apr 2017 08:10:25 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/200*120/Screen+Shot+2017-04-18+at+1.40.45+PM.png
The latest fitness trend might just convince some people to slap on yoga pants, especially if they love baby animals. Jenness Farm in Nottingham, New Hampshire, has gotten a lot of attention after introducing...]]>
<![CDATA[Blooming Now: Surreal Sapphire Tower]]> Thu, 20 Apr 2017 07:27:17 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/sdbgplant17_1-horz.jpg
The whimsical flowering plant is on view at the San Diego Botanic Garden in Encinitas.

Photo Credit: San Diego Botanic Garden]]>
<![CDATA[Rubber Ducky Cake: Barton G. New]]> Tue, 18 Apr 2017 09:05:51 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/RubberDuckyYoureTheOneBartonG.jpg
The posh 'n playful eatery introduces a few fanciful new dishes to its line-up.

Photo Credit: AARPHOTO]]>
<![CDATA[10 Discounts, Deals and Freebies for Tax Day 2017]]> Tue, 18 Apr 2017 10:19:17 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/tax+day+deals+2017.png

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Tax Day 2017: Eat + Sip Specials]]> Mon, 17 Apr 2017 17:18:27 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/1933PhotocreditAngelaIzzo.jpg
Head to the post office, then stop off for a quick, money-saving nosh or beverage at a local venue.

Photo Credit: Angela Izzo]]>
<![CDATA[Shark Frenzy Ride Opens at Pacific Park]]> Mon, 17 Apr 2017 12:37:24 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/sharkfrenzysantamonicapier.jpg
A toothy take on the Tilt-A-Whirl debuts in Santa Monica.

Photo Credit: Pacific Park]]>
<![CDATA[Coachella in the City]]> Mon, 17 Apr 2017 09:11:58 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/STKLosAngelesCucumberCreep2.jpeg
Didn't make it out to Indio over the weekend? Not going next? Here's a few tips for LA-based fun.

Photo Credit: STK]]>
<![CDATA[See Inside: Bob Simpson Selling Texas Castle-Style Home]]> Mon, 17 Apr 2017 07:51:02 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/214*120/Bella+Terra+Simpsin+House.jpg
Oil man Bob Simpson, co-owner of the Texas Rangers Major League Baseball team, has listed his medieval castle-style home for $7 million.]]>
<![CDATA[National Park Splendor: What You'll See in California]]> Fri, 21 Apr 2017 13:18:05 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/193*120/04-17-2017-nps-california.jpg
National Park Week is April 15 to 23, and California is full of places to celebrate the stunning scenery, wildlife and history preserved by the National Park Service.

Photo Credit: NPS/Getty]]>
<![CDATA[National Park Week: How to Give Back]]> Sat, 15 Apr 2017 05:40:44 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Yosemite59GeoffLivingston.jpg
The momentous moment is more than its famous free-entry days (though those are mighty cool, too).

Photo Credit: Geoff Livingston]]>
<![CDATA[Heritage Square Fashion Show: Vintage Style]]> Fri, 14 Apr 2017 13:31:53 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/heritagesquarefashion2017.jpg
The 110-close landmark will present an array of lively looks from long ago.

Photo Credit: Heritage Square Museum]]>
<![CDATA[Queen Mary: New Attractions Ahead for the Ocean-Liner]]> Fri, 14 Apr 2017 13:21:55 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/204*120/Queen+Mary+Island-3.jpg
In the coming years, the idle land next to the Queen Mary is expected to change, thanks to a “$250 million, all-inclusive entertainment destination” in the 65 acres of land next to the Long Beach ocean-liner.

Photo Credit: Gensler ]]>
<![CDATA[Virtual Reality Expo Coming to Los Angeles, for Real]]> Fri, 14 Apr 2017 12:31:29 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/edit1.jpg
Virtual reality will take over Los Angeles this weekend as the VRLA Expo brings in all of the industry’s up-and-coming technology to the LA Convention Center.

Photo Credit: Kyle Espeleta Photography]]>
<![CDATA[Bunnies to Baskets: Easter Festivals]]> Fri, 14 Apr 2017 09:44:59 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/kidspacebunnycute.jpg
Dash for an egg, make a nifty craft, and maybe even say a hoppity hello to Mr. Bunny himself.

Photo Credit: Kidspace Children's Museum]]>
<![CDATA[Weekend: Coachella Festival]]> Thu, 13 Apr 2017 18:54:26 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/coachellabynight123GettyImages-470321362+%281%29.jpg
The desert-tacular has arrived. Plus: Easter fun, LA River CleanUp, free national park entry, City Nature Challenge

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Cronut Inventor to Open LA Shop]]> Thu, 13 Apr 2017 13:55:13 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/cronutbakeryGettyImages-170289737.jpg
Pastry superstar Dominque Ansel's sizable space'll land at The Grove.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Help Out: The Great LA River CleanUp]]> Thu, 13 Apr 2017 09:39:08 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Great_LA_River_CleanUp_010.JPG
Thousands of volunteers shall take to the banks of our urban waterway over the last three Saturdays in April.

Photo Credit: Great LA River CleanUp]]>
<![CDATA[OUE Skyspace LA Yoga: Down Dog Above Downtown]]> Thu, 13 Apr 2017 10:12:46 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Yogaskyspace123.jpg
A once-a-month sunrise series'll lay out the mats 69 stories up, up, up at the U.S. Bank Tower.

Photo Credit: aa]]>