<![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 Fri, 03 Jul 2015 10:43:45 -0500 Fri, 03 Jul 2015 10:43:45 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[What You're Doing for Independence Day]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 17:31:45 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/190*120/fireworks23.jpg
We've collected where you can see the "rockets' red glare" in North Texas this Fourth of July.

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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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<![CDATA[How to Watch the Fourth of July Fireworks Live ]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 11:56:59 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/macys-fireworks.jpg
Now you can enjoy the majesty of the "Macy's 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular" from the pool, your backyard BBQ or even while out watching other fireworks shows.

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<![CDATA[Peas in Guacamole? Obama Weighs in on Twitter Debate ]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 16:15:38 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/guacamole-GettyImages-456804252.gif
President Barack Obama has a message for The New York Times: please don't pass the peas.

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<![CDATA[Miss Texas Scholarship Competition to Air on COZI-TV]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 15:45:09 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Miss-Texas-Thumb-070115.jpg
NBC 5 announced that it will air the 2015 Miss Texas Scholarship Competition on COZI-TV (Digital 5.2) Saturday, July 11, 2015 from 7:00-9:00 p.m. The program will also stream simultaneously on NBCDFW.com.

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<![CDATA[Selfie Stick Ban Coming to Disney World, Disneyland]]> Fri, 26 Jun 2015 11:19:18 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/94889901.jpg
Don't bring your selfie stick to Disney World. Officials announced Friday that a ban takes effect Tuesday at all four Disney theme parks in Orlando as well as at Disney's water parks and Disney Quest, a...]]>
<![CDATA[McDonald's Tests New Pork Sandwich]]> Sat, 27 Jun 2015 19:51:38 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/happy+meal+new.jpg
McDonald’s has a new pork item on its menu. The world’s largest hamburger chain has debuted a new pulled pork sandwich in at least one Midwest market. The McDonald’s of Northern Indiana, which operates...

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<![CDATA[Vognar Reviews Pixar's "Inside Out"]]> Fri, 19 Jun 2015 12:04:47 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Vognar_Inside_Out_1200x675_468253763685.jpg
The Dallas Morning News culture critic Chris Vognar reviews "Inside Out" Pixar's first movie in 20 years.]]>
<![CDATA[The DMN's Chris Vognar: "Jurassic World"]]> Fri, 12 Jun 2015 13:31:27 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Vognar+Jurassic.jpg
The Dallas Morning News' culture critic Chris Vognar previews"Jurassic World" the fourth installment in the dinosaur rampage series.]]>
<![CDATA[Rare 15-Foot Agave Plant Blooms in Dallas]]> Thu, 11 Jun 2015 20:13:46 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Agave_Plant_061115_1200x675_462681155868.jpg
A 15-foot-tall Agave plant is blooming and drawing crowds to the Dallas Arboretum.
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<![CDATA[Chipotle Expands Benefits, Offers Tuition Reimbursement]]> Wed, 10 Jun 2015 06:18:26 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/chipotle6.jpg
Chipotle is following in some fast food restaurants footsteps and offering expanded benefits to all their employees. These include a tuition reimbursement program, paid sick days and paid vacation days.

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<![CDATA[Dunkin' Donuts Tries Out Delivery]]> Tue, 09 Jun 2015 06:16:52 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-454515268.jpg
Dunkin' Donuts may soon be on your doorstep. The doughnut giant is testing delivery service, taking a page from rivals like Starbucks, McDonald's and Chipotle, all of which plan to test on-demand food...

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<![CDATA[PantherFest to Celebrate Fort Worth's Birthday with Local Craft Beer, Music, Food and a 2,000 Foot Water Slide]]> Fri, 05 Jun 2015 14:23:27 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/PantherFest2015.jpg
Celebrate Fort Worth’s birthday on Saturday, June 6, with a festival that celebrates all things local! PantherFest featuring Slide the City will be an all day festival featuring Fort Worth craft beer, music...]]>
<![CDATA[First Look: Mark Cuban in "Sharknado 3"]]> Thu, 04 Jun 2015 18:31:56 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Cuban+Sharknado.JPG
We already told you Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban will play the President of the United States in Sharknado 3, now we get our first look at his acting abilities.

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<![CDATA[French Open Puts "Days of Our Lives" on Hold]]> Thu, 04 Jun 2015 11:00:03 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/days-of-our-lives-dool.jpg
Do not fret "Days of Our Lives" fans, you are not missing your favorite soap about fictional Midwestern town of Salem, it's on hold for two days.]]>
<![CDATA[Irving Suspends Water Activities on Lake Carolyn]]> Wed, 03 Jun 2015 16:57:24 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Lake-Carolyn.jpg
The good part of the recent rain is filling up North Texas lakes, the bad part is some of the flooded areas could be hazardous to your health.

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<![CDATA[Where to Find Free Doughnuts on Friday]]> Fri, 05 Jun 2015 13:19:08 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-454515268.jpg
They say there's no such thing as a free lunch. But what about dessert — or, let's be honest, breakfast? The first Friday of June has come to be celebrated as National Doughnut Day, and to commemorate it, fried...

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<![CDATA[Dallas Zoo Introduces New Baby Pony]]> Tue, 02 Jun 2015 13:22:38 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/MG_0287-Baby-Pony-800x533.jpg
The Dallas Zoo announced it has a new addition to the Lacerte Family Children's Zoo, a baby pony.

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<![CDATA[M-Line Trolley Extension Social]]> Thu, 28 May 2015 12:00:55 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/071914+McKinney+Trolley+25th+Anniversary.jpg
The extension to Dallas' McKinney Avenue Trolley will open with a party on June 6.

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<![CDATA[Programming Note: Wednesday's Ellen to Air Today]]> Thu, 28 May 2015 09:26:39 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Ellen-Jennifer-Aniston.jpg
Wednesday's preempted episode of The Ellen DeGeneres Show will air Thursday at 3 p.m.

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<![CDATA[Merriam-Webster Adds 1,700 Words, Including "Jeggings," "NSFW"]]> Thu, 28 May 2015 05:46:25 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/214*120/27167011.jpg
The Merriam-Webster unabridged dictionary has included new words that will have some people saying “WTF.” The company announced Tuesday it has added 1,700 new terms, many of which are influenced by the internet...

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<![CDATA[Duchovny Dissescts Manson, Aquarius]]> Wed, 27 May 2015 12:51:37 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/duchovny1.jpg
Actor David Duchovny discusses his new character and the role Charles Manson played in ending the hippie era featured in his new NBC series Aquarius.]]>
<![CDATA[iHeart Radio Country Festival Comes to NBC]]> Tue, 26 May 2015 12:26:22 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/adams_d_1200x675_451638851662.jpg
The iHeart Radio Country Festival Comes to NBC on Wednesday, May 27, 2015 at 8 p.m. Singer-songwriter Jennifer Nettles is one of the hosts.]]>
<![CDATA[Your Memorial Day Photos 2015]]> Tue, 26 May 2015 13:58:34 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/memorial+day+052415.jpg
NBC 5 viewers shared their Memorial Day photos with isee@nbcdfw.com.]]>
<![CDATA[Special Exhibit at Kimbell Art Museum]]> Sat, 23 May 2015 07:01:50 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/kimbell+art.jpg
The collection of Nancy Lee and Perry R. Bass is on display at Kimbell Art Museum in Fort Worth until May 24, 2015.

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<![CDATA[Thai Culture & Food Festival 2015]]> Wed, 20 May 2015 11:53:35 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/TCFF+2015.jpg
Experience Thai food, culture, and art like never before! NBC 5 and the Thai Center of North Texas invite you to the 2nd Annual Thai Culture and Food Festival May 23 & 24 at the Buddhist Center of Dallas]]>
<![CDATA[Families Enjoy Food And Fun In Irving]]> Sat, 16 May 2015 21:43:32 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Taste_of_irving_6p_5-16-15_1200x675_446649923765.jpg
Thousands of people attended the second annual Taste of Irving. Two dozen local restaurants dished up food to hungry crowds. NBC 5 is a proud sponsor of the event.]]>
<![CDATA[New Movie Focuses On "Iris"]]> Sat, 16 May 2015 19:56:13 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/051615_Iris_Bobbie_1200x675_446645827941.jpg
A woman noted for her exotic fashion look is the subject of a new movie by an award winning filmmaker. NBC 5's Bobbie Wygant talked with the 93-year-old star of "Iris."]]>
<![CDATA[The DMN's Chris Vognar: 'Mad Max']]> Fri, 15 May 2015 11:49:32 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DMN_-_Mad_Max_1200x675_446189123866.jpg
The Dallas Morning News' culture critic Chris Vognar previews the latest film in the "Mad Max" series.]]>
<![CDATA[Grapevine's 31st Annual Main Street Fest]]> Fri, 15 May 2015 17:36:11 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/MSF+2015.jpg
Tap into three full days of festival fun at Grapevine's 31st Annual Main Street Fest - A Craft Brew Experience, presented by Bank of the West, May 15, 16 and 17.]]>
<![CDATA[New Carl’s Jr., Hardee’s Burger Includes Hot Dog, Chips]]> Fri, 15 May 2015 09:25:10 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Carl%27s-Jr.jpg
Carl’s Jr. and Hardee’s are cramming a summer cookout into one burger. The upcoming menu item is made with a beef patty that is topped with a split hot dog. The meaty duo sits on a layer of Lay’s potato...]]>
<![CDATA[McDonald's to Expand All-Day Breakfast Test]]> Wed, 13 May 2015 18:54:56 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/MCDonalds-Breakfast-SanDiego.jpg
McDonald’s will reportedly expand its test of an all-day breakfast menu.]]>
<![CDATA[Zoo Hopes Safari Splash is Summer Success]]> Fri, 08 May 2015 17:44:05 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/215*120/fw-zoo-splash.JPG
The Fort Worth Zoo believes it might be the first zoo in the nation to have a splash park inside the zoo. Safari Splash opens on Friday.

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<![CDATA[Weather Threat Forces Homegrown Fest Indoors ]]> Thu, 07 May 2015 14:50:44 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Homegrown-Fest-050715.gif
Saturday's Homegrown Fest in Main Street Garden is moving to the Bomb Factory — "due to weather concerns."]]>
<![CDATA[Mother's Day DIY Gift Ideas]]> Tue, 05 May 2015 15:29:32 -0500 A Pumpkin and a Princess has an easy-to-follow guide on how to make Lavender Chamomile Tea Soaps.]]> A Pumpkin and a Princess has an easy-to-follow guide on how to make Lavender Chamomile Tea Soaps.]]> http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DIY-Lavender-Chamomile-Tea-Soap1.jpg
Your mom will appreciate these creative, easy-to-make gifts.

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<![CDATA[Fast-Food Cinco de Mayo: Free Biscuit Tacos, DIY Guac]]> Tue, 05 May 2015 06:45:44 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/biscuit-taco-bell.jpg
Free breakfast tacos and a coveted guacamole recipe could bode for a festive Cinco de Mayo.]]>
<![CDATA[Cinco de Mayo: 10 Authentic Mexican Spots Across U.S.]]> Mon, 04 May 2015 18:06:22 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/472092370_Dancers.jpg
Here are 10 spots in the US where you can celebrate Cinco de Mayo.

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<![CDATA[Kipenzi Makes Dallas Zoo Debut]]> Fri, 01 May 2015 18:32:33 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/new-Kipenzi.jpg
The Dallas Zoo's newest baby giraffe made her public debut Friday.

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