<![CDATA[NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth - Dining, shopping and nightlife]]> Copyright 2015 http://www.nbcdfw.com/entertainment/the-scene http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/NBC+5-KXAS+Logo+for+Google+News.png NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth http://www.nbcdfw.com en-us Thu, 03 Sep 2015 20:42:26 -0500 Thu, 03 Sep 2015 20:42:26 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Sarah's Weekend Picks: Water Guns, Concerts]]> Thu, 03 Sep 2015 11:54:33 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/sarah8.jpg
The Dallas Morning News' Sarah Blaskovich gives her picks for the weekend, including a water gun fight, concerts and more.]]>
<![CDATA[McDonald's to Serve Breakfast 24/7]]> Wed, 02 Sep 2015 10:08:48 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/mcdonald%27s+breakfast.jpg
McDonald's announced Tuesday its highly anticipated decision to serve breakfast all day at all U.S. locations starting this fall. According to CNBC, McDonald's franchisees voted to approve all-day breakfast at...

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<![CDATA[Bathtub Girl Meets Luke Bryan: 'I Love Him']]> Fri, 28 Aug 2015 19:42:50 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/214*120/Ava_Finley_Luke_Bryan.png
A little girl tries to tell her dad who she loves but struggles. The man who stole the two-year-old's heart is none other than country singer Luke Bryan. The video of the father-daughter episode went viral...

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<![CDATA[Sarah's Weekend Picks: Water Balloons, Fried Food]]> Thu, 27 Aug 2015 11:54:23 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/sarahs-picks-082715.jpg
The Dallas Morning News' Sarah Blaskovich discusses her weekend picks, including a water balloon war, the Big Tex Choice Awards and more.

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<![CDATA[Cop Dances to Cheer Up Sick Child ]]> Mon, 24 Aug 2015 05:47:05 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/173*120/breakdance.PNG
A San Francisco police officer busted some serious moves to cheer up Colren Guerra, a cancer patient in San Francisco. Marte's uniform didn't stop him from taking on the break dance challenge, right after...
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<![CDATA[Rude Restaurant Server on Video]]> Thu, 20 Aug 2015 16:17:10 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/160*120/11137110_10152876011048299_1762192408383809822_n.jpg
Most Chicagoans know that when you go to the restaurant, Ed Debevic’s, you shouldn’t expect the nicest servers. In fact, you should prepare for incredibly rude ones.

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<![CDATA[MegaFest Kicks Off Thursday in Dallas]]> Thu, 20 Aug 2015 22:48:20 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/td-jakes-megafest.jpg
Thousands of people are expected in Downtown Dallas Thursday for the start of MegaFest.

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<![CDATA[Sarah's Weekend Picks: Back to School]]> Fri, 21 Aug 2015 16:41:15 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/sarah-blasko-gilleys.jpg
The Dallas Morning News' Sarah Blaskovich gives her picks for the weekend, including a giant water slide, concerts and back-to-school events.

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<![CDATA[Starbucks to Offer Wine, Macaroni and Cheese ]]> Wed, 19 Aug 2015 07:54:38 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/180*120/starbucks.jpg
Starbucks will now include an ‘evening menu’ in addition to the breakfast and snack options that made it famous.

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<![CDATA[The DMN's Chris Vognar: Straight Outta Compton]]> Fri, 14 Aug 2015 14:16:31 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/AP_629768540784.jpg
The Dallas Morning News culture critic Chris Vognar previews "Straight Outta Compton, which debuts in theaters this week.

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<![CDATA[Pets Rule Sarah's Weekend Picks]]> Thu, 13 Aug 2015 12:54:29 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/vlcsnap-2015-08-13-12h52m52s56.jpg
The Dallas Morning News' Sarah Blaskovich gives her picks for the weekend including #ClearTheShelters and Doggie Splash Days along with dining and concerts.

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<![CDATA[Craig Robinson Talks About His New Show, "Mr. Robinson"]]> Tue, 04 Aug 2015 12:46:05 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Craig+Robinson3.jpg
Star of the new NBC show Mr. Robinson, Craig Robinson talks with NBC 5 about the new sitcom.

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<![CDATA[Dallas' Peri Gilpin Gives the Inside Scoop on Mr. Robinson]]> Mon, 03 Aug 2015 12:29:48 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/gilpin-mr-robinson-interview.jpg
Co-star of the new NBC show Mr. Robinson, Texas-native Peri Gilpin talks with NBC 5 about the new sitcom.

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<![CDATA[Sarah's Weekend Picks: Water Balloons, Sausage]]> Thu, 30 Jul 2015 11:47:24 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/sarah-blaskovich-061914.jpg
The Dallas Morning News' Sarah Blaskovich gives her weekend picks, including a water balloon fight, gaming expo and sausagefest.]]>
<![CDATA[Brooklyn Pizzeria Is Named Best in America, TripAdvisor Says]]> Thu, 30 Jul 2015 08:11:02 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/juliana+pizzeria+handout.jpg
A Brooklyn pizzeria has been named the top joint for a slice in America, according to a TripAdvisor study based on the quality and quantity of reviews and opinions from millions of travelers.

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<![CDATA[Grumpy Dog Earl Challenges Grumpy Cat's Reign]]> Thu, 30 Jul 2015 23:23:01 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/My+Name+is+Earl.jpg
The world’s grouchiest feline has some new competition. Meet “Grumpy Dog.”

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<![CDATA[Whataburger Named Best Burger by Fast Company]]> Tue, 28 Jul 2015 12:06:22 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/whataburger-cheeseburger-fries-drink.jpg
Fast Company confirms what many Texans already believe — Whataburger is the best fast-food hamburger restaurant in these United States.

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<![CDATA[Garth Brooks Adds 5 Shows, Sets Ticket Record]]> Fri, 24 Jul 2015 17:26:19 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/478052330.jpg
Country music superstar Garth Brooks announced Friday he'd play an additional five shows in Dallas this September as tickets for his first two scheduled concerts on his World Tour went on sale.
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<![CDATA[Sarah's Weekend Picks: Christmas in July, Haunted House]]> Thu, 23 Jul 2015 11:52:29 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/sarah-blaskovich-061914.jpg
The Dallas Morning News' Sarah Blaskovich gives her picks for the weekend, including Christmas in July a haunted house and more.]]>
<![CDATA[Selfie Sticks Banned at Six Flags Parks Nationwide]]> Mon, 27 Jul 2015 06:06:18 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Six+Flags+sign+generic.jpg
Six Flags has joined the growing list of amusement parks across the nation that have banned selfie sticks. The company implemented the ban Monday at all of its parks across America, according to Katy Enrique...

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<![CDATA[McDonald's All-Day Breakfast May Go National: Report ]]> Thu, 23 Jul 2015 11:03:13 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/4707047541.jpg
McDonald’s could soon dish out all-day breakfast nationwide. The Wall Street Journal, citing an internal memo sent to U.S. franchisees and employees Tuesday, reports that the fast food giant could begin offering...

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<![CDATA[McDonald's' 'Secret Menu' Not So Secret Anymore]]> Tue, 21 Jul 2015 13:02:16 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/167*120/51122973.jpg
The mythical “secret menu” at McDonald’s may not be a myth at all.

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<![CDATA[PHOTOS: Adorable Pets From Around the U.S. ]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 11:51:50 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/160*120/MurphyBoxerWVIT.jpg
Pet owners coast to coast have one thing in common: they love sharing pictures of their furry friends. Here's a look at some cute pets photos shared by NBC Owned TV Station viewers across the country.]]>
<![CDATA[$125 Caviar Twinkie Sold at SoCal Fair]]> Mon, 20 Jul 2015 16:10:48 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/203*120/friedcaviartwinkieoc.jpg
Two edibles you never pictured together will be together, in Costa Mesa.

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<![CDATA[Good Weekend to Head to the Movies]]> Fri, 17 Jul 2015 12:03:33 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Ant-Man---Trainwreck.jpg
Robert Wilonsky with The Dallas Morning News reviews "Ant-Man" and "Trainwreck."]]>
<![CDATA[Weekend Picks with Ann Pinson]]> Thu, 16 Jul 2015 14:17:15 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/TDMN-face-paint.jpg
The Dallas Morning News' Ann Pinson offers some recommendations for things to do this weekend in the Dallas-Fort Worth area.]]>
<![CDATA[Dallas Zoo Sets Dollar Day Attendance Record]]> Fri, 17 Jul 2015 09:56:47 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/zoo41.jpg
The Dallas Zoo set an all-time attendance record for a single day with Dollar Day Thursday.

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<![CDATA[Garth Brooks to Play 2 Dallas Shows in September]]> Wed, 15 Jul 2015 18:00:14 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/478052330.jpg
For the first time this century, Garth Brooks will perform concerts in North Texas.]]>
<![CDATA[Miss Oklahoma Wins Miss USA]]> Mon, 13 Jul 2015 07:45:38 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/miss-oklahoma-miss-usa-v-2.jpg
Olivia Jordan of Oklahoma was crowned Miss USA on Sunday; Miss Texas named runner-up.

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<![CDATA[Miss Texas Visits NBC 5, Ready for Miss America]]> Fri, 10 Jul 2015 12:34:22 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/shannon-sanderford-miss-texas-nbc5.jpg
Miss Fort Worth Shannon Sanderford is the new Miss Texas, and she's proud to represent the Lone Star State in the Miss America pageant Sept. 13.

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<![CDATA[Swearing 'Minion' Toys? McDonald's Says No]]> Tue, 14 Jul 2015 08:23:43 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/212*120/HappyMeal.png
A minion toy in a McDonald’s Happy Meal has some parents, well, a little unhappy. The toy, based on the little yellow rascals that first appeared in “Despicable Me,” says three phrases - all of which are a...

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<![CDATA[Krispy Kreme Celebrates Birthday With 78-Cent Doughnuts]]> Fri, 10 Jul 2015 16:24:02 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/krispykremedonuts.jpg
Food lovers will be able to take advantage of discount prices this coming weekend. Friday, Krispy Kreme doughnuts will be offering a dozen of its famed glazed doughnuts for $.72 cents when customers buy...

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<![CDATA[Iron Chef Zakarian Also Chops Trump]]> Fri, 10 Jul 2015 08:31:50 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/20150709+Geoffrey+Zakarian.jpg
Another celebrity chef has decided not to open a restaurant in Donald Trump's planned Trump International Hotel, which the businessman is developing in Washington, D.C.'s Old Post Office Pavilion building. ]]>
<![CDATA[Sarah's Weekend Picks: Slides, Festivals, Food Truck]]> Thu, 09 Jul 2015 11:54:30 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/TDMN_-_Sarah_s_Picks_11a_070915_1200x675_481148483838.jpg
The Dallas Morning News' Sarah Blaskovich gives her picks of fun things to do this weekend, including the Urban Slide, a peach festival and more.]]>
<![CDATA[What You're Doing for Independence Day]]> Sat, 04 Jul 2015 15:49:31 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Kaboom_Town_Fireworks.gif
We've collected where you can see the "rockets' red glare" in North Texas this Fourth of July.

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<![CDATA[10 Things Deadheads Should Know Before Chicago Shows]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 21:39:00 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/0626-2015-GratefulDead.jpg
Ten things Deadheads should know before the band's highly-anticipated festival at Soldier Field.

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<![CDATA[Fort Worth Lion Meets Cubs]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 18:39:57 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/179*120/11030646_10153443026982095_1105190587239840956_o.jpg
On Thursday, for the first time, the lion cubs went into the yard with both parents. As expected, the cubs were curious about the male, Jabulani, who allowed the sniffing and pawing. Eventually, everyone settled

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<![CDATA[Dallas Zoo's Newest Lion Now on Exhibit]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 18:40:59 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Dallas+Zoo+Kamau.JPG
The Dallas Zoo wants you to come out and see its newest star, and this one isn't a baby.

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<![CDATA[2014 Miss Texas Ready to Pass on the Crown]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 15:45:37 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/vlcsnap-2015-07-03-15h44m41s57.jpg
2014 Miss Texas Monique Evans will pass on the crown Saturday. She has had a busy year, setting a record for the most Miss Texas appearances in a year.

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<![CDATA[Celebrate the Fourth of July in Style at Fort Worth's Fourth]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 09:01:01 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/FWF+2015.jpg
Don't miss Fort Worth's Fourth, the free 4th of July celebration on the banks of the Trinity River at Panther Island Pavilion in Fort Worth.]]>
<![CDATA[Sarah's Weekend Picks: Independence Day]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 15:30:36 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/vlcsnap-2015-07-02-15h28m01s52.jpg
The Dallas Morning News' Sarah Blaskovich gives her Independence Day weekend picks, including area fireworks shows and concerts.

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