<![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, 05 Mar 2015 17:01:58 -0600 Thu, 05 Mar 2015 17:01:58 -0600 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Ruta Lee Stars in 'Steel Magnolias' in FW]]> Wed, 04 Mar 2015 12:13:25 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Ruta_Lee_11a_030415_1200x675_408087619829.jpg
Award-winning actress Ruta Lee stars in "Steel Magnolias" at Casa Manana in Fort Worth.]]>
<![CDATA[AT&T Stadium Hosts 2015 American Cup]]> Wed, 04 Mar 2015 12:22:28 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/146009947.jpg
AT&T Stadium hosts the American Cup in 2015, organizers announced Wednesday morning.

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<![CDATA[IHOP Celebrates National Pancake Day]]> Tue, 03 Mar 2015 07:44:18 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/national+pancake+day1.jpg
Enjoy a free short stack of pancakes and help a worthy cause.]]>
<![CDATA[Vote for City for New Monopoly Game]]> Mon, 02 Mar 2015 16:10:50 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/85991649.jpg
Hasbro is giving everyone a chance to be a part of a new twist on its classic board game, Monopoly.

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<![CDATA[Popular Bakery's Recipes Stolen]]> Mon, 02 Mar 2015 10:12:41 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/0227-2015-Cruffin.jpg
Binders containing hundreds of sweet recipes mysteriously disappeared overnight from Mr. Holmes Bakeshop, a three-month-old start-up in San Francisco's Tenderloin that's growing in popularity.

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<![CDATA[KFC to Serve Edible Coffee Cups in U.K.]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 03:29:53 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/178*120/kfc+edible+coffee+cup+scoff-ee.jpg
Chicken lovers in the United Kingdom have a new treat to try -- edible coffee cups that will be served at KFC restaurants.

Photo Credit: Oliver Dixon/KFC]]>
<![CDATA[Sarah's Weekend Picks: Sword Swallower's Day]]> Thu, 26 Feb 2015 12:57:01 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/sarahs-picks_1200x675_404928579794.jpg
The Dallas Morning News' Sarah Blaskovich discusses her weekend picks, which include food, concerts and World Sword Swallower's Day.]]>
<![CDATA[Blake Shelton Talks Texas, The Voice With NBC 5]]> Tue, 24 Feb 2015 16:23:21 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/blake-shelton.jpg
Blake Shelton talks about his success, his Texas ties, and what’s really in that Starbucks cup on the set of The Voice.

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<![CDATA[McDonald's Chicken Selects Returns]]> Fri, 20 Feb 2015 09:58:16 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/mcdonalds+chicken+selects.jpg
Watch out, Chicken McNuggets. Soon there will be a new breaded chicken dish in the house.

McDonald's announced Wednesday that Chicken Selects will return to menus nationwide next month.

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<![CDATA[Sarah's Weekend Picks: Mardi Gras and More]]> Thu, 19 Feb 2015 18:21:06 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Sarahs+weekend+picks+image+Thursday.jpg
The Dallas Morning News' Sarah Blaskovich provides her weekend picks, including Mardi Gras, the Daytona 500 and National Margarita Day.]]>
<![CDATA[Topgolf to Build Flagship Location in Las Vegas]]> Wed, 18 Feb 2015 20:38:03 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Top+Golf+Las+Vegas.jpg
Topgolf announced it will build a state-of-the-art flagship location at MGM Grand Hotel & Casino on the Las Vegas Strip.

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<![CDATA[Dallas Well-Represented in James Beard Awards Semifinals]]> Wed, 18 Feb 2015 17:13:58 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Beard-Spotlight.jpg
Dallas is well-represented in the semifinals for the James Beard Awards. The awards celebrate excellence in cuisine and are considered "The Oscars of Food."]]>
<![CDATA[Gene Winfield Headlines 55th Annual O'Reilly Auto Parts Autorama ]]> Sat, 14 Feb 2015 13:47:19 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dallas-autorama-2011.jpg
Custom car builder Gene Winefield is headlining the 55th Annual O'Reilly Auto Parts AutoRama at the Dallas Market Hall Feb. 13 through 15.]]>
<![CDATA[Taiko Drummers Kodo to Perform at Music Hall at Fair Park]]> Sun, 15 Feb 2015 09:44:16 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/160*120/kodo2.jpg
The Japanese drumming ensemble Kodo will be performing at Music Hall in Fair Park Sunday Feb. 15 at 7:30 p.m.

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<![CDATA[Sherlock Holmes Exhibition Arrives in Dallas]]> Sat, 14 Feb 2015 10:50:50 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/177*120/142577754.jpg
The International Exhibition of Sherlock Holmes will be at the Perot Museum of Nature and Science this weekend.

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<![CDATA[SoCal Flash Mob Tango's in LAX]]> Sun, 15 Feb 2015 22:45:51 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Terminal-Tango-021515.JPG
A group of 40 local dancers took the tango to a SoCal airport terminal on Sunday to spread the Valentine's Day spirit.

Photo Credit: Joel Cooke ]]>
<![CDATA[Nastia Liukin Talks Gymnastics]]> Fri, 13 Feb 2015 17:08:17 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Nastia+Liukin+021315.jpg
Gold medalist Nastia Liukin talks about the AT&T American Cup and the Nastia Liukin Cup. You can see the AT&T American Cup on NBC 5 March 7 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.]]>
<![CDATA[Valentine's Day Spending Up to $18.9B]]> Fri, 13 Feb 2015 12:43:07 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/valentinesday02102015.jpg
Valentine's Day spending is up $1.6 billion from 2014.

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<![CDATA[Westminster Show Starts Monday]]> Fri, 13 Feb 2015 13:29:07 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Best+in+Show+021315.jpg
The finest canines will strut their stuff for the top honor at the 139th Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show which kicks off Monday in New York.

Photo Credit: NBC 5 News]]>
<![CDATA[Wilonsky: "50 Shades" is "Shockingly Not Sexy"]]> Fri, 13 Feb 2015 12:09:52 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Wilonsky.jpg
The Dallas Morning News' Robert Wilonsky reviews "50 Shades of Grey" and says the movie based on E.L. James' books is "shockingly not sexy."]]>
<![CDATA[True Love, Caught on Camera: Creative Public Proposals Go Viral]]> Fri, 13 Feb 2015 15:41:15 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/ellen+proposal.jpg
As Valentine's Day approaches we decided to take a look at public marriage proposals over the past year.
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<![CDATA[Dog Runs Away From Home, Tracks Down Owner With Cancer in Hospital]]> Fri, 13 Feb 2015 05:53:45 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/NC_hospitaldog0212001_700x394.jpg
A miniature Schnauzer ran away from its Iowa home to track down its owner, who was recovering from cancer in a nearby hospital in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.]]>
<![CDATA["Death Star" is Legoland's Latest Mega Addition]]> Thu, 12 Feb 2015 18:51:52 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/214*120/Death+Star+Legoland.JPG
Legoland's latest attraction is made up of more than 500,000 Lego pieces, weighs more than 1,900 pounds and took a crew of construction workers to assemble.]]>
<![CDATA[Sarah's Weekend Picks: Valentine's Day]]> Thu, 12 Feb 2015 11:58:06 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DMN_-_Sarah_s_Picks_1200x675_398052419943.jpg
The Dallas Morning News' Sarah Blaskovich discusses her weekend picks including Klyde Warren Park, Anti-Valentine's Day and concerts.]]>
<![CDATA[NoCal City's Humorous Traffic Signs]]> Thu, 12 Feb 2015 10:45:03 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/signs2.jpg
A Northern California city is using humor to get drivers to slow down and pedestrians to pay attention. The City of Hayward has placed traffic signs along a downhill boulevard that read "35 — It's a speed limit,...

Photo Credit: Josh Keppel]]>
<![CDATA[Ben & Jerry's Newest "SNL" Ice Cream: Wayne'Swirled]]> Wed, 11 Feb 2015 06:12:09 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/229*120/wayneswirled.jpg
In celebration of "Saturday Night Live's" 40th anniversary, Ben & Jerry's unveiled two "SNL" sketch-inspired flavors: Lazy Sunday and Gilly's Catastrophic Crunch.

Photo Credit: Ben & Jerry's]]>
<![CDATA[Say "I Love You" With Your Smartphone This Valentine's Day]]> Fri, 13 Feb 2015 16:07:37 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/valentines-chocolate-469002943.jpg
Want to make your Valentine feel extra special? Skip the usual postcards at the pharmacy and instead create a one-of-a-kind Valentine's Day card using an app. Here are ten easy apps that offer fun and unique...

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<![CDATA[Dallas Man Proposes on The Today Show]]> Mon, 09 Feb 2015 18:03:38 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Today-Show-Proposal.jpg
Love was definitely in the air on the TODAY show for a Dallas Couple.

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<![CDATA[Sarah's Weekend Picks: Restaurants, Outdoor Activities]]> Thu, 05 Feb 2015 11:57:20 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DMN_-_Sarah_s_Weekend_Picks_1200x675_394526275991.jpg
The Dallas Morning News' Sarah Blaskovich discusses her weekend picks, including outdoor activities, restaurants and concerts.]]>
<![CDATA[No Winner for Powerball, Jackpot Rises to $360 Million]]> Thu, 05 Feb 2015 04:32:53 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/1757444901.jpg
Lottery officials say no jackpot winner was selected in the latest $317 million Powerball drawing.

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<![CDATA[Three North Texans Win "The Blacklist" Scavenger Hunt]]> Wed, 04 Feb 2015 19:53:29 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Blacklist-Winners.jpg
Three North Texas fans of "The Blacklist" tracked down a Red Reddington look-alike and won big money Wednesday.

Photo Credit: The Blacklist via Twitter
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<![CDATA["The Blacklist" Scavenger Hunt Comes to Dallas]]> Wed, 04 Feb 2015 12:00:09 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Spader-Red-Reddington.jpg
"The Blacklist" fans can get in on the "Red Is on the Run to Thursdays" scavenger hunt in Dallas on Wednesday.
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<![CDATA[Explore Your World With DART]]> Thu, 12 Feb 2015 11:41:39 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DART+Art+2015.jpg
Students grades K-12, create your poster and show unique places you’ve discovered by riding DART or the destinations you have yet to explore. You could win $1000, get your artwork featured on a DART bus, in...]]>
<![CDATA[McDonald's Auction of Big Mac Special Sauce Draws 5-Figure Bids]]> Wed, 04 Feb 2015 03:02:34 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/mcdonalds+sign+new+1.jpg
A Big Mac may only cost a few dollars at McDonald’s, but when it comes to the fast food chain’s Big Mac Special Sauce things get pricey.
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<![CDATA[Fort Worth Celebrates Birthday With Giant Slip-n-Slide]]> Mon, 02 Feb 2015 18:34:00 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/219*120/slide+the+city+youtube.PNG
What better way to celebrate a summer birthday than with a gigantic slip-n-slide?

Photo Credit: Dakota Walbeck via YouTube
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<![CDATA[Greater Tuna's Williams Taking on Capote]]> Sun, 01 Feb 2015 10:50:26 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/jaston-williams.jpg
Texas actor Jason Williams is the latest to take on Truman Capote. He'll star in a one-man play called Tru.

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<![CDATA["Ugh! That Newsweek Cover": Silicon Valley Women Respond]]> Thu, 29 Jan 2015 22:22:14 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/newsweekmain.jpg
Newsweek's latest cover on "What Silicon Valley Thinks of Women" sparked a firestorm Thursday — on Twitter and in Silicon Valley — with some accusing the magazine of taking on sexism in tech with a sexist...]]>
<![CDATA[Sarah's Weekend Picks: New Restaurants, Meal Deals]]> Thu, 29 Jan 2015 11:54:35 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/TDMN_Sarah_s_Picks_1200x675_390889539974.jpg
The Dallas Morning News' Sarah Blaskovich discusses her weekend picks, including new restaurants, meal deals and other events.]]>
<![CDATA[Taya Kyle on "American Sniper"]]> Wed, 28 Jan 2015 14:35:03 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/SniperWidowInterview_1200x675_390156867663.jpg
Taya Kyle, widow of "American Sniper" Chris Kyle, discusses the portrayal of her and her husband in the film.]]>
<![CDATA[Run! Jump! Fly! Adventures in Action]]> Thu, 29 Jan 2015 18:32:23 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/CRS+RJF+2015.jpg
Explore activities such as kung fu, surfing, snowboarding, yoga and horizontal climbing January 31 through May 9 at the C.R. Smith Museum!]]>
<![CDATA[Chris Vognar Reviews A Most Violent Year]]> Fri, 23 Jan 2015 13:05:46 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/violent-year.jpg
The Dallas Morning News culture Critic discusses the film A Most Violent Year.]]>
<![CDATA[Dallas Zoo Celebrates Chimp and Otter's Birthdays]]> Fri, 23 Jan 2015 11:28:10 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Dallas-Zoo-Chimp-Otter.jpg
The Dallas Zoo is throwing first birthday party bashes for a chimp and an otter and everyone is invited to the party.

Photo Credit: The Dallas Zoo
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<![CDATA[Free Financial Aid Workshop]]> Mon, 26 Jan 2015 11:18:20 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/171*120/shutterstock_1901541.jpg
Bring your laptops and tablets to Skyline High School in Dallas on Wednesday, January 28, for a free, interactive financial aid workshop presented by Education is Freedom.

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<![CDATA[Target Launches New Plus-Size Line]]> Thu, 22 Jan 2015 15:51:24 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/240*120/AVA+VIV+Header.jpg
Target has announced plans to unveil a new clothing line designed specifically for plus-size women. The line, expected to arrive in mid-February, was designed by Target's in-house design team and features...

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