<![CDATA[NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth - Dining, shopping and nightlife]]>Copyright 2017http://www.nbcdfw.com/entertainment/the-scene http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/NBC+5-KXAS+Logo+for+Google+News.png NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth http://www.nbcdfw.comen-usTue, 22 Aug 2017 20:01:54 -0500Tue, 22 Aug 2017 20:01:54 -0500NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Ben Bailey To Headline 2017 Laughs by the Lake]]> Tue, 22 Aug 2017 17:35:31 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Irving+Laughs+2017.jpg
Enjoy an evening of laughs featuring Ben Bailey and more at Laughs by the Lake Friday, September 1, at Lake Carolyn.

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<![CDATA[The Royal Society of Antarctica at Stage West Theatre]]> Mon, 21 Aug 2017 17:39:53 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/StageWestRoyal2017.jpg
NBC 5 invites you to experience the regional premiere of Mat Smart’s play, The Royal Society of Antarctica, at Stage West Theatre August 26 through September 24.

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<![CDATA[The DMN's Chris Vognar: 'Logan Lucky']]> Fri, 18 Aug 2017 11:53:28 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/vognar-logan-lucky.jpg
The Dallas Morning News culture critic Chris Vognar joins NBC 5 to preview "Logan Lucky," the latest project by director Steven Soderberg.

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<![CDATA[Classical Music Unites Public, Composers and Students ]]> Thu, 17 Aug 2017 19:15:42 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DSC_8075.jpg
The Dallas Chamber Symphony wants to have a musical conversation with Dallas.

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<![CDATA[Marlon Wayans on Going Solo & What He Loves About Texans]]> Thu, 17 Aug 2017 18:04:07 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Marlon_4p_81717.jpg
Marlon Wayans is trying to pave his own way, breaking away from his famous family with his NBC sitcom "Marlon." He also tells NBC 5's Allyn Hoang what he likes about Texans. You can catch Marlon on NBC]]>
<![CDATA[Plano Cuts Ties With Starfest Music Festival]]> Fri, 18 Aug 2017 03:56:50 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/star-fest-music.jpg
The city of Plano pulled the plug on Starfest Music Festival, which was scheduled to take place in Oak Point Park on Sept. 8-9.

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<![CDATA[North Texas Fair and Rodeo Kicks-Off Friday]]> Thu, 17 Aug 2017 15:02:50 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/TLMD_TBM43.JPG
The North Texas Fair and Rodeo kicks off this weekend in Denton.

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<![CDATA[Sarah's Weekend Picks: Repticon, Rodeo, Eclipse]]> Thu, 17 Aug 2017 11:49:48 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/sarah-turtles.jpg
The Dallas Morning News entertainment editor Sarah Blaskovich gives her picks for the weekend, including a rodeo, a reptile convention and eclipse-related events.

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<![CDATA[How to Make Apartment Living Work for You and Your Pup]]> Thu, 17 Aug 2017 11:39:51 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Bergs-dog.jpg
Living in an apartment with your canine companion isn’t much different from living with a human roommate: They don't clean, they don’t pay for groceries and you're starting to suspect they don't even have...

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<![CDATA[The Luxurious Lifestyle of New York's Poshest Pooches]]> Thu, 17 Aug 2017 10:57:06 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/1LK_3334_NYCDogs_WEB.jpg
Ashley and Cooper get a taste of the high life, New York style. From a five-star hotel exclusively for dogs to a puppy pool party in the Hamptons, it's clear that NYC really has gone to the dogs!]]>
<![CDATA[Bravo to Launch Series Loosely Based on 'Chewbacca Mom']]> Wed, 16 Aug 2017 18:16:05 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/AP_16193386624382-Candace-Payne-CMT-Awards.jpg
Bravo is reportedly planning to launch a dramedy series loosely based on "Chewbacca Mom" according to Deadline.

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<![CDATA[Beth Stern, Katie Lee Talk Clear the Shelters and 'Pethood']]> Wed, 16 Aug 2017 11:53:25 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/215*120/Katie+Lee+Beth+Stern.jpg
Clear the Shelters, a nationwide pet adoption drive to help animals in need finding loving homes, will take place on Saturday, August 19. This year's event hosts, celebrity chef Katie Lee and Beth Stern...

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<![CDATA[6 Free Apps for Pet Owners]]> Wed, 16 Aug 2017 11:47:05 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-77541854.jpg
Nowadays, caring for your pet has never been easier and more enjoyable. From finding a pet sitter and setting up play dates to handling medical emergencies and training your pet, there’s an app for...

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<![CDATA[Let's 'Clear the Shelters' on Saturday, August 19!]]> Tue, 15 Aug 2017 14:46:13 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/2017+CTS+Collage+TopLine+2083x854%5B1%5D.jpg
Every summer, animal shelters and rescues are filled to the brim with new spring litters and homeless pets. Shelters run on all cylinders to match pets with new forever families.

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<![CDATA[Hundreds of Pikachus Parade Through Yokohama, Japan]]> Tue, 15 Aug 2017 08:58:06 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/pikachuparade.jpg
More than 100 Pikachus, a character from the game Pokemon, paraded through the streets of Yokohama, Japan, on Aug. 14.]]>
<![CDATA[Brooks & Dunn To Headline The 2017 Cattle Baron's Ball]]> Fri, 11 Aug 2017 18:14:40 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/CBB+BD+2017+web.jpg
Join NBC 5 and be a part of the largest single night fundraiser for the American Cancer Society on Saturday, October 21 at Gilley’s Dallas. This year, the bestselling duo in country music, Brooks &...

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<![CDATA[WaterTower Theatre Maps Out Meaningful Conversation]]> Fri, 11 Aug 2017 16:15:51 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Intersections+-+LGBTQ+Youth+Panel.JPG
Intersections, a community engagement program, is designed to offer context for WaterTower Theatre's productions and spark conversations.

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<![CDATA[Retailers Hold Blowout Sales on Sales Tax Holiday Weekend]]> Fri, 11 Aug 2017 15:02:05 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/20160804+School+Supplies.jpg
Texas' annual Sales Tax Holiday is this weekend -- find out which retailers are having sales leading to even more savings for shoppers.]]>
<![CDATA['SNL' Alum Rachel Dratch Gets 20-Year-Old Parking Ticket From Chicago]]> Fri, 11 Aug 2017 11:50:55 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/180*120/Rachel+Dratch+2007+Tribeca+Film+Festival+Bryan+Bedder.JPG
"Chicago does not f around," the New York City-based comedian wrote on Twitter. "I received this parking ticket in the mail today. Look at date. It's from TWENTY years ago"
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<![CDATA[Get a Taste of Delicious Wishes in Collin County]]> Fri, 11 Aug 2017 09:20:40 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/delicious-wishes-collin-county.jpg
The Make-a-Wish Foundation of North Texas is hosting The Delicious Wishes event Saturday at Noah's Event Venue in Plano. Click here for more information.

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<![CDATA[What Kind of Dog Best Fits Your Lifestyle?]]> Fri, 11 Aug 2017 07:03:37 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Dogs-GettyImages-180680638.jpg
There are a million reasons why people love dogs. They make great companions, provide a slew of the health benefits and love unconditionally. Yet, there are lots of valid reasons why some people opt out...

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<![CDATA[Top Coupon Apps For Tax-Free Weekend]]> Fri, 11 Aug 2017 07:24:53 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/mall-sales-deals-generic.jpg
Tax-Free Weekend in Texas includes most clothing, footwear, school supplies and backpacks under $100, but there are a few other ways you can save.

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<![CDATA[Sarah's Weekend Picks: Tax-Free Weekend, Dog Splash Days]]> Thu, 10 Aug 2017 11:52:22 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/sarah-dog.jpg
The Dallas Morning News entertainment editor Sarah Blaskovich gives he picks for the weekend, including a supper club event, tax-free weekend and dog splash days.

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<![CDATA[Study Reveals Sky-High Growth of N. Texas Cultural Economy]]> Wed, 09 Aug 2017 17:14:04 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DAD+Block+Party.jpg
Everything is bigger in Texas, including the economic impact of North Texas’ arts and cultural industry.

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<![CDATA[Tips for Traveling Safe With Your Pet]]> Wed, 09 Aug 2017 15:28:21 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/214*120/GettyImages-454008386.jpg
One of the most stressful parts of pet ownership is what to do with your four-legged companion when you travel. While some pet owners opt for boarding, others choose to bring their furry family members...

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<![CDATA[Starbucks' Latest Frappuccino 'Inspired' by Horchata Drinks]]> Thu, 10 Aug 2017 06:24:38 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/160*128/starbucksfrap0809.JPG
From unicorns to horchata. Starbucks announced Tuesday its new Horchata Almondmilk Frappuccino is now available in participating U.S. and Canada stores, in a move that is getting a mixed reception from...

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<![CDATA[The Luxury Supercar Showcase]]> Tue, 08 Aug 2017 11:59:26 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Talk_Street_645_Luxury_Supercar_Showcase.jpg
Discussing the Park Place Dealerships Luxury & Supercar Showcase which is taking on Saturday, September 9, with Simon Crossley, the Senior Sales Experience Manager for Park Place Dealerships.]]>
<![CDATA[For Sale: House That Inspired Stephen King's 'Pet Sematary']]> Mon, 07 Aug 2017 18:35:31 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/stephen-king.jpg
In the market for a haunted house? The Orrington, Maine, home that inspired Stephen King's "Pet Sematary" is currently on sale for $255,000, 'Today' reported. King came up with the idea for the novel in...

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<![CDATA[Moscow Mules in Copper Mugs Won't Kill You: Officials]]> Mon, 07 Aug 2017 18:31:34 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/moscow-mule-copper-mug.jpg
Don't worry, Moscow Mule fans: Those solid cupper mugs often used to serve the popular alcoholic drink probably aren't going to kill you. Contrary to reports last week that Iowa was banning copper mugs...

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<![CDATA[Sold: Someone Bought Obama's One-Time Brooklyn Brownstone]]> Mon, 07 Aug 2017 16:03:28 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/obama+house+bhs.jpg
It looks like former President Barack Obama's one-time Park Slope brownstone has a buyer. The Brooklyn home on Second Street hit the market in late April for $4.295 million. It was listed by Brown Harris...

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<![CDATA[State Fair of Texas Announces Horse Show Lineup]]> Fri, 04 Aug 2017 16:59:33 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/state+fair+of+texas+fair+park.jpg
The State Fair of Texas is a few months away, but pre-fair festivities actually start in August.

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<![CDATA[Take Your Daughter to the Range Day]]> Fri, 04 Aug 2017 06:32:29 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/daughter-gun-range.jpg
Dads and moms will spend quality time with their daughters, bonding over target practice.

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<![CDATA[Sarah's Weekend Picks: Discount Arboretum, Concerts]]> Thu, 03 Aug 2017 11:57:18 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/TDMN_Weekend_Picks.jpg
The Dallas Morning News entertainment editor Sarah Blaskovich gives her picks for the weekend, including dollar days at the Dallas Arboretum, big concerts and the Mayor's Back to School Fair in Fair Park.]]>
<![CDATA[Mural Honors Late Linkin Park Frontman]]> Thu, 03 Aug 2017 09:00:08 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/214*120/Screen+Shot+2017-08-02+at+6.33.03+PM.png
Los Angeles artist Jonas Never painted a mural of the late Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington on the wall of a Sherman Oaks, California, pizzeria. Never, who has painted many murals around Los Angeles,...]]>
<![CDATA[Pumpkin Spice Season Has Already Started]]> Wed, 02 Aug 2017 17:04:48 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/pumpkin-spice1.jpg
Pumpkin spice mania is upon us -- and it's barely August. World Market released its annual pre-ground pumpkin spice coffee Tuesday, according to Today.com, joining plenty of other fall-themed products in grocery...

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<![CDATA[Surf Up!: Hounds Ride Waves at Annual Competition]]> Thu, 03 Aug 2017 08:45:05 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/giphy4.gif
The World Surf Dog Competition will return to the Bay Area August 5, bringing with it a sea of hounds who can hang ten and a few who will wipeout. The competition, hosted by TasteTV, is open to amateurs...

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<![CDATA[World's Largest Suspension Bridge Opens in Switzerland]]> Mon, 31 Jul 2017 19:04:51 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DIT_NAT_SUSPENSION_BRIDGE_073117_1-150154379559800001.jpg
Hikers can now travel more than a quarter mile on the world's largest pedestrian suspension bridge in Switzerland. The new bridge is part of the two-day Eueopaweg hike.]]>
<![CDATA['Rang Phnom Flower' Flourishes at the Crow Collection of Art]]> Mon, 31 Jul 2017 10:33:11 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Sopheap+Pich+with+Rang+Phnom+Flower.JPG
Sopheap Pich, Cambodia’s premier contemporary artist, has managed to create a large-scale single-form sculpture big enough to impress Texans.

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<![CDATA[Deborah Cox Stars in 'The Bodyguard, The Musical']]> Sun, 30 Jul 2017 08:19:51 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/211*120/The+Bodyguard+Musical.jpg
'The Bodyguard, The Musical' based on the Whitney Houston movie has been playing at the Dallas Summer Musicals. NBC 5's Bobbie Wygant talks to Deborah Cox, the star who plays the role Whitney Houston created.]]>
<![CDATA[MAC Giving Away Free Lipstick on #NationalLipstickDay]]> Fri, 28 Jul 2017 15:07:15 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/MAC-Generic.jpg
One of the world's most popular makeup brands is giving away free lipsticks in celebration of National Lipstick Day on Saturday.

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<![CDATA[Boston's 'Skinny House' Was Built on Betrayal and Spite]]> Fri, 28 Jul 2017 11:43:38 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Skinny+House.JPG
Sandwiched between two brick and mortar buildings in Boston's North End is the city's famous “Skinny House,” a structure built on betrayal and trust. The property is said to have belonged to two brothers...]]>
<![CDATA[The DMN's Chris Vognar: '13 Minutes']]> Fri, 28 Jul 2017 11:44:02 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/TDMN_-_13_Minutes_11a_072817.jpg
The Dallas Morning News culture critic Chris Vognar joins NBC 5 to "13 Minutes," a film about an assassination attempt on Adolf Hitler.]]>
<![CDATA[Fixer Upper's Open Waco Rental]]> Thu, 27 Jul 2017 15:24:19 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/180*120/hillcrest-estate.jpg
On your next weekend trip to Waco, rent this renovated vacation home from TV Fixer Uppers Chip and Joanna Gaines; it sleeps 12! See the Hillcrest Estate and other Magnolia vacation properties here.

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<![CDATA[Schumer, Chappelle Among Highest-Paid Comedians]]> Thu, 27 Jul 2017 14:14:54 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/180*120/oscars-13B.jpg
Forbes Thursday released a list of the World's Highest Paid Comedians based on Pollstar data, independent research, endorsements and known business deals.

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<![CDATA[25 Pet-Friendly Colleges in America]]> Fri, 28 Jul 2017 12:21:29 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/189*120/Stetson1.jpg
Heading off to college for the first time and leaving the comforts of home can be a difficult transition. And for students leaving an animal companion behind, the move can feel even more difficult. While...

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<![CDATA[Dallas Bars, Restaurants Host 'Cool' Block Party]]> Thu, 27 Jul 2017 11:07:27 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-525397795+%281%29.jpg
A Dallas-area community group plans to host a block party Saturday to help raise money for senior citizens in need of air conditioning.

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<![CDATA[New Lake Highlands McAlister's Offers Free Lunch Thursday]]> Thu, 27 Jul 2017 06:01:31 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/McAlisters-Club-2.jpg
McAlister's Deli is celebrating its newest North Texas location by giving away free lunches Thursday afternoon.

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