<![CDATA[NBC Southern California - Dining, shopping and nightlife]]>Copyright 2017https://www.nbclosangeles.com/entertainment/the-scene http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/NBC4_40x125.png NBC Southern California https://www.nbclosangeles.comen-usSun, 17 Dec 2017 00:30:14 -0800Sun, 17 Dec 2017 00:30:14 -0800NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Last Chance for the 2017 Holiday Boat Parades]]> Sat, 16 Dec 2017 08:14:53 -0800 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Dana+Point+Harbor+Boat+Parade.jpg
Throw on a sweater, find some shore in Dana Point, Newport Beach, or Ventura, and be dazzled as vivacious, well-decorated vessels swan by.

Photo Credit: Dana Point Harbor Boat Parade]]>
<![CDATA[See What's on the Menu for the 75th Golden Globe Awards]]> Fri, 15 Dec 2017 21:21:12 -0800 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Golden+Globes+11.jpg
The 75th Annual Golden Globe Awards are on the way and of course there is food involved.

Photo Credit: Khallid Shabazz]]>
<![CDATA[Mouseketeers, the 'Remembering Disneyland' Auction Is Here]]> Fri, 15 Dec 2017 14:00:20 -0800 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/vedlLot+144+Opening+Day+Press+Preview+Ticket.jpg
Tower of Terror props, a Jungle Cruise maquette, cool posters, and cast member uniforms will all go on the block at Van Eaton Galleries.

Photo Credit: Van Eaton Galleries]]>
<![CDATA[Treat Fans, Hang Tight: Candytopia's Opening Postponed]]> Fri, 15 Dec 2017 13:17:35 -0800 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/candytopia9221.jpg
The walk-through, snap-a-pic experience was due to open on Dec. 15; now a new opening date is in the works.

Photo Credit: Alysia Gray Painter]]>
<![CDATA[All Aboard for Union Station's Free Holiday TrainFest]]> Fri, 15 Dec 2017 13:24:01 -0800 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/HolidayTrainFest3us.jpg
The afternoon-into-evening celebration is a toy drive, too.

Photo Credit: Holiday TrainFest]]>
<![CDATA[Friday Is Free Shipping Day for Hundreds of Retailers]]> Fri, 15 Dec 2017 05:31:17 -0800 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/package-delivery.jpg
Online retailers are bringing some much-needed relief for late shoppers: free shipping. Friday is the 10th annual Free Shipping Day. More than 960 retailers, including Macy's, Nordstrom, Amazon, Kate Spade and...

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<![CDATA[Weekend: Get CHILL-ed at the Queen Mary]]> Thu, 14 Dec 2017 18:26:04 -0800 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/chillqm2017.jpg
Travel to points around the world, in Long Beach. Plus: Newport Beach boat parade, Porto's potato balls, Las Posadas, free TrainFest

Photo Credit: Queen Mary]]>
<![CDATA[Cheer on the Ventura Parade of Lights (It's a Definite Go)]]> Thu, 14 Dec 2017 13:46:56 -0800 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/venturaparadeimage004.jpg
The popular event is moving forward, days after the Thomas Fire evacuations, and raising funds for fire relief.

Photo Credit: Ventura Harbor Parade of Lights]]>
<![CDATA[Volunteer Now for Operation Santa Paws Deliveries]]> Thu, 14 Dec 2017 09:08:44 -0800 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/operationsantapaws12f34567.jpg
Sign up to deliver blankets, cleaning supplies, and toys to animal shelters in Orange County and Long Beach.

Photo Credit: Justin Rudd]]>
<![CDATA[Deion Sanders' Texas Mansion Going Up for Auction: See Inside]]> Wed, 13 Dec 2017 18:56:51 -0800 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/180*120/deion-sanders-house-montclair-+%282%29.JPG
The Texas mansion once home to NFL Hall of Famer Deion Sanders, aka Prime Time, aka Neon Deion, is up for auction Thursday. The 29,000-square-foot home, now called Chateau Montclair, has nine bedrooms,...

Photo Credit: Mike Richard, NBC 5 News]]>
<![CDATA[Delight in Tradition, Music, and Piñatas at Olvera's Las Posadas]]> Wed, 13 Dec 2017 12:42:14 -0800 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/leopolitiposadaolvera1.jpg
Old songs, tasty champurrado, and a Pastorela all play a part in the nine-night observance.

Photo Credit: Leo Politi]]>
<![CDATA[Bob Baker Marionettes, Spreading Holiday Smiles]]> Wed, 13 Dec 2017 09:49:56 -0800 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/demi03bobbaker_sm.jpg
Enjoy the nostalgic sweetness of the Bob Baker Marionette Theater's 'Holiday on Strings.'

Photo Credit: Bob Baker]]>
<![CDATA[Photos: Inside Elvis and Priscilla Presley's Honeymoon Home]]> Wed, 13 Dec 2017 11:16:51 -0800 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/knbc-elvis-presley-palm-springs-home-tn.jpg
Elvis Presley's honeymoon hideaway in the Southern California desert is back on the market.

Photo Credit: The Associated Press/Rodeo Realty]]>
<![CDATA[Enjoy Chanukah Fun at the Original Farmers Market]]> Tue, 12 Dec 2017 18:28:21 -0800 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/chanukahfarmersmarket92983232.jpg
The mega LEGO menorah is returning to the landmark public market at Third & Fairfax.

Photo Credit: Original Farmers Market]]>
<![CDATA[Porto's People, There's a Potato Ball Pop-Up Ahead]]> Tue, 12 Dec 2017 09:36:37 -0800 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/potatoballpopup.jpg
Be at the Annenberg Space for Photography on Saturday, Dec. 16 for the delicious and brief event.

Photo Credit: Porto's/Annenberg Space for Photography]]>
<![CDATA[Toddler's Distress Signal From Mall Santa's Lap Goes Viral]]> Tue, 12 Dec 2017 07:47:18 -0800 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/kerry-spencer-santa.jpg
A mother in Utah taught both of her children to sign using American Sign Language before they could speak. What she didn't expect was for her son to use his skill to communicate that he really didn't enjoy...

Photo Credit: Kerry Spencer | NBC 5 News
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<![CDATA[Chewie on This: 'Jedi' Costumes Fly for Hollywood]]> Mon, 11 Dec 2017 18:23:49 -0800 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/chewbaccaporgthelastjedi.jpg
El Capitan Theatre will serve as a space-adventuring center for the run of "Star Wars: The Last Jedi."

Photo Credit: Industrial Light & Magic/2017 Lucasfilm Ltd. ]]>
<![CDATA[Save Bucks in Buena Park at a Free 4DX Film Fest]]> Mon, 11 Dec 2017 16:04:21 -0800 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/estrenos-de-cine-mas-esperados-en-2015-17.jpg
Minion merriment, "Jurassic World," "Fast" flicks: Enjoy a first-come, first-serve cinema experience at CGV Cinemas.

Photo Credit: Universal Pictures]]>
<![CDATA[See Inside the $2.5 Million ‘Saturday Night Fever’ House]]> Mon, 11 Dec 2017 15:25:40 -0800 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/saturday+night+live+house.jpg
The Bay Ridge house from the iconic disco film “Saturday Night Fever” is up for sale.

Photo Credit: AP/Ben Bay Realty Co.]]>
<![CDATA[Things to Do This Week: Newport Beach Christmas Boat Parade]]> Mon, 11 Dec 2017 09:42:42 -0800 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/newport1GettyImages-94670739.jpg
Grand and glittery vessels are ready for their merry moment. Plus: "Wonderful Life," "Aladdin" skate, "Auntie Mame," GMCLA Holiday

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Watch: National Zoo Pandas Tumble and Play in the Snow]]> Sun, 10 Dec 2017 21:23:28 -0800 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/166*120/5372165463_c280e3e589_z.jpg
After a weekend filled with snowflakes, hibernating and binge-watching - it's back to the daily grind. Getting some Monday motivation is never easy, but there's one thing that may get you into better spirits:...

Photo Credit: Smithsonian Institution
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<![CDATA[The Iconic Buildings of Wilshire, Seen from Your Bike Seat]]> Sat, 09 Dec 2017 08:40:38 -0800 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/ciclaviawilshiredec10.jpg
The cars'll be gone, and the cycles'll be out, over several miles of the famous thoroughfare.

Photo Credit: CicLAvia]]>
<![CDATA[Revel in Hanukkah Festivities at the Skirball]]> Fri, 08 Dec 2017 16:53:05 -0800 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/20151213Hanukkahskirball.jpg
The cultural center has reopened following the nearby Skirball Fire; now, it is ready to honor Hanukkah with stories, dance, and gelt.

Photo Credit: Skirball Cultural Center]]>
<![CDATA[Enjoy Free Entry as the USC Pacific Asia Museum Reopens]]> Fri, 08 Dec 2017 11:48:24 -0800 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/2015105_USC_Spring_2015_2108.jpg
The week-plus event will celebrate the art-filled gem's return after a seismic retrofit.

Photo Credit: USC Pacific Asia Museum]]>
<![CDATA[Legendary Toy Store FAO Schwarz to Get New Home in NYC]]> Fri, 08 Dec 2017 11:12:28 -0800 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-56273259.jpg
Two years after it closed its famed location on Fifth Avenue, FAO Schwarz is reopening a new store in the heart of Midtown, according to reports. The iconic toy store will be moving to a new space at 30...

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Celebrate 50 Years: The Queen Mary in Long Beach]]> Fri, 08 Dec 2017 08:30:22 -0800 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/QM+Arriving+in+LB+67.jpg
Go aboard the iconic ocean-liner, for free, all to honor when she sailed into her forever home, here in Southern California.

Photo Credit: Queen Mary]]>
<![CDATA[Weekend: Christmas Tree Lane's 97th Year]]> Thu, 07 Dec 2017 19:54:52 -0800 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/xmastreelane929242.jpg
Admire those famous deodars. Plus: Hanukkah Festival, CicLAvia, Marina del Rey Boat Parade, helping our neighbors

Photo Credit: Christmas Tree Lane]]>
<![CDATA[Queue Up Now, You Should, 'Star Wars' Fans]]> Thu, 07 Dec 2017 13:34:32 -0800 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/liningupdotnet983e0289332.jpg
The week-long line at the TCL Chinese Theatre, which is hosted by LiningUp.net, will raise money for the Starlight Children's Foundation.

Photo Credit: LiningUp.net]]>
<![CDATA[TV Fans, Get Pumped: PaleyFest 2018 Makes Its First Reveals]]> Thu, 07 Dec 2017 09:45:20 -0800 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/NC_willgrace_1500x845.jpg
Actors and creatives from "The Good Doctor," "Stranger Things," and "Will & Grace" will take the stage at the lauded behind-the-scenes event.

Photo Credit: NBC]]>
<![CDATA[Peek Inside 29Rooms, Refinery29's Kaleidoscopic Experience]]> Wed, 06 Dec 2017 19:23:54 -0800 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/29rooms887053422.jpg
The sold-out happening at ROW DTLA is filled with big ideas, a variety of vivacious viewpoints, whimsy, emotion, and oodles of creative expression.

Photo Credit: Getty Images for Refinery29]]>
<![CDATA[Whos Down in Whoville, Behold: Grinchmas Is Here]]> Wed, 06 Dec 2017 13:45:48 -0800 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/GrinchmasatUSH1.jpg
Grinchify your December at the sweet-spirited Universal Studios Hollywood happening.

Photo Credit: Universal Studios Hollywood]]>
<![CDATA[Enter LUZIA, 'A Waking Dream of Mexico']]> Wed, 06 Dec 2017 09:18:11 -0800 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/luzia1t3232_Hoop_Diving_0083.jpg
The Cirque du Soleil spectacular dances into Dodger Stadium.

Photo Credit: Matt Beard]]>
<![CDATA[Bride: UPS Lost My Dream Dress Weeks Before the Wedding]]> Wed, 06 Dec 2017 07:58:09 -0800 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/120517+lost+wedding+dress.jpg
Just weeks before a Virginia woman's wedding, UPS lost the dress of her dreams, but it looks like this story might have a happy ending. Elementary school teacher Mashaell Abedy couldn't believe her luck...

Photo Credit: Courtesy of Mashaell Abedy
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<![CDATA[Hark, It's a Spirited On-Stage 'Robin Hood' ]]> Tue, 05 Dec 2017 18:13:16 -0800 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/212*120/1511813977_robinhood_0003_Layer+1.jpg
A swing-in, tumble-through, twist-tastic treat is swashbuckling now, at The Wallis.

Photo Credit: The Heart of Robin Hood]]>
<![CDATA[Bows on, LA: Find Holiday Hello Kitty Fun]]> Tue, 05 Dec 2017 15:24:12 -0800 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/hkGettyImages-144653547.jpg
Tanaka Farms in Irvine has several Sanrio doings afoot, while a Hello Kitty Mini Cafe pops up in Rancho Cucamonga.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Browse/Buy Beautiful Handmade Goods at Echo Park Craft Fair]]> Tue, 05 Dec 2017 12:58:37 -0800 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/EPCF_May_2017_Taka_Nonaka_Hill_23.jpg
Gorgeous wearables, tasty foodstuffs, and exquisite jewelry will be on the tables at the Mack Sennett Studios.

Photo Credit: Taka Nonaka Hill]]>
<![CDATA[Classic Films That Really Tie the Room Together]]> Mon, 04 Dec 2017 19:47:31 -0800 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/BigLebowskiThefathom.JPG
"The Big Lebowski," "Die Hard," and "The Philadelphia Story" are on the 2018 Turner Classic Movies big-screen line-up.

Photo Credit: The Big Lebowski]]>
<![CDATA[Awww Over These Twin Giant Anteater Babies]]> Mon, 04 Dec 2017 13:45:23 -0800 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/SB+Zoo+giant+anteater+hand+rear+pup+11.30-horz.jpg
Mom Anara birthed the pair of female pups on Nov. 21 at the Santa Barbara Zoo; the bigger pup and her mother may be on view soon.

Photo Credit: Santa Barbara Zoo]]>
<![CDATA[Things to Do This Week: 29Rooms Opens]]> Mon, 04 Dec 2017 09:52:49 -0800 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/ref843780864.542103152.jpg
The sold-out, much-anticipated experience debuts at ROW DTLA. Plus: Mike Love, Redondo Tree Lighting, "Hot Chocolate Nutcracker," LA Zoo Happy Hour]]>
<![CDATA[Blue Bell Ice Cream Fans Upset Over Sold Out Christmas Flavor]]> Mon, 04 Dec 2017 07:12:28 -0800 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/170*120/CHRISTMAS+COOKIES.jpg
Blue Bell Ice Cream fans have taken to social media, expressing disappointment over this year's Christmas flavor that's already sold out.

Photo Credit: Blue Bell Ice Cream
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<![CDATA[Avoiding a Christmas Tree Fire: Calfire]]> Sun, 03 Dec 2017 21:13:44 -0800 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/179*120/ftw-xmas-parade-2008-083.jpg
The holidays can be a joyous time for bringing family together and enjoying festive Christmas traditions, but a house fire can destroy all of that and more.

Photo Credit: Frank Heinz]]>
<![CDATA[How to Pick the Perfect Christmas Tree]]> Sat, 02 Dec 2017 08:00:02 -0800 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Produce_Pete_Christmas_Trees.jpg
Produce Pete explains how to pick the perfect tree and how to care for it when you get home.]]>
<![CDATA[Your Victorian Time Machine Awaits, Yule Fans]]> Sat, 02 Dec 2017 08:00:28 -0800 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Lamplight_outsidehs.jpg
December opens with the Holiday Lamplight Celebration at Heritage Square Museum.

Photo Credit: Heritage Square Museum]]>
<![CDATA[Jane Fonda Parts Ways With Her Swanky Beverly Hills Pad]]> Fri, 01 Dec 2017 20:11:48 -0800 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/knbc-jane-fonda-beverly-hills-house-tn.jpg
The two-time Oscar winner says she and her partner Richard Perry browsed through more than 30 houses before they purchased the two-story home in the celebrity-rich enclave of Trousdale Estates.

Photo Credit: Getty Images/Marc Angeles - Unlimited Style Photography]]>
<![CDATA[Gussy Up Your Pup and Kit for Santa Pet Pics]]> Sat, 02 Dec 2017 08:00:46 -0800 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/santapas092832932323.jpg
Props and costumes will be provided at the Pasadena Humane Society happening.

Photo Credit: Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA]]>
<![CDATA[Try Now for Dozens of Free Sprinkles Cupcakes in 2018]]> Fri, 01 Dec 2017 12:32:29 -0800 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/211*120/sprinklesforayear123.jpg
This could be your frosting-flavorful sign that the new year will be highly auspicious (and delicious).

Photo Credit: Sprinkles Cupcakes]]>
<![CDATA[Move Fast as Pageant of the Masters Tickets Go on Sale]]> Fri, 01 Dec 2017 09:49:01 -0800 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/POM_TheGardenWall_JohnSingerSargeant.jpg
Seats for the 2018 Laguna Beach treat, which recreates famous artworks with real people, are now available.

Photo Credit: Pageant of the Masters]]>
<![CDATA[Weekend: Los Angeles Auto Show]]> Thu, 30 Nov 2017 18:29:30 -0800 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/laautoshowGettyImages-624001208+%281%29.jpg
Agog over autos in general? Your 10-day eye-feast is just ahead. Plus: Grinchmas, Santa Cares, Holiday Marketplace, Santa pet pics

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>