<![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-usWed, 22 Mar 2017 19:43:53 -0500Wed, 22 Mar 2017 19:43:53 -0500NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Fort Worth Zoo Hatches 13 Lesser Flamingo Chicks This Year]]> Tue, 21 Mar 2017 16:15:50 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/fort-worth-zoo-flamingo-chick-lede.jpg
The Fort Worth Zoo says they've welcomed 13 hatchings of lesser flamingo chicks this year.

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<![CDATA[Rachael Ray, Deborah Ferguson on Facebook Live]]> Tue, 21 Mar 2017 12:37:57 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Rachael-Ray-Deborah-Ferguson-FB-Live_1200x675_902212675504.jpg
<![CDATA[Rachel Ray Talks Show, Announces Sweepstakes Winner]]> Mon, 20 Mar 2017 15:38:28 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Rachael-Ray-Katy-Blakey-Midday1.jpg
Television chef Rachael Ray joins NBC 5 live in studio to discuss "The Rachael Ray Show" and another year at South by Southwest.

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<![CDATA[Dairy Queen, Rita's Celebrate Spring With Freebies]]> Mon, 20 Mar 2017 09:50:33 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/4941944171.jpg
What better way to celebrate the start of spring than with ice cream or Italian ice? Dairy Queen is giving away free ice cream cones Monday to celebrate the first day of spring.

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<![CDATA["Let It Be" Brings the Beatles to North Texas]]> Sat, 18 Mar 2017 11:59:48 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Let-It-Be-Musical.jpg
The musical "Let It Be" brings the music of the Beatles to the stage at Fair Park Music Hall presented by the Dallas Summer Musicals.  NBC 5's Bobbie Wygant, a longtime Beatles fan, takes...]]>
<![CDATA['Beauty and The Beast' Just as Good as Animated Version]]> Fri, 17 Mar 2017 17:23:32 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/beauty-and-the-beast.jpg
Guess what? Disney's new live-action version of 'Beauty and the Beast' is just as good, and in some ways even better.

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<![CDATA[The DMN's Chris Vognar: 'Beauty and the Beast']]> Fri, 17 Mar 2017 11:55:32 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/vognar-beast.jpg
The Dallas Morning News entertainment editor Chris Vognar previews the latest version of "Beauty and the Beast," which premiered in theaters Friday.

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<![CDATA[First Look at Victoria Beckham's New Collection for Target]]> Thu, 16 Mar 2017 18:19:50 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/vb+target+thumb.jpg
Victoria Beckham's clothing line for the masses arrives next month and fans of the designer are getting their first look at what to expect.

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<![CDATA[Dallas International Piano Competition Nurtures Emerging Talent]]> Thu, 16 Mar 2017 16:41:13 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Dallas-International-Piano-Competition-Dallas-Chamber-Symphony-Awards.jpg
Pianists from around the world are gathering in Dallas for the Dallas International Piano Competition (DIPC) in hopes of winning an opportunity to perform with the Dallas Chamber Symphony and to hone...

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<![CDATA[Erin Go Bragh or Nah? Take Our St. Patrick's Day Quiz]]> Thu, 16 Mar 2017 15:47:49 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/163797890-irish-river-dye-green.jpg
Friday is St. Patrick's Day and each year millions celebrate by dressing in green, hanging shamrock decorations and downing a few pints of beer at a local Irish pub. This holiday, quiz yourself and your...

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<![CDATA[Emma Watson on Beauty and the Beast]]> Thu, 16 Mar 2017 14:13:25 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/NC_beautybeast0315_1920x1080.jpg
Emma Watson and Dan Stevens discuss their starring roles in Disney's new live adaptation of "Beauty and the Beast". 

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<![CDATA[Tiney's Weekend Picks: St. Patrick's Day, Spring Break]]> Thu, 16 Mar 2017 11:50:42 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/tiney-pickle.jpg
The Dallas Morning News entertainment reporter Tiney Ricciardi gives her picks for the weekend, including St. Patrick's Day celebrations, concerts and fun things to do during spring break.

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<![CDATA[2017 Puttin’ on the Pink Fashion Luncheon]]> Wed, 15 Mar 2017 15:52:28 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/POTP2017web.jpg
Join NBC 5 at Puttin’ on the Pink on Wednesday, April 5, 2017 at the Fort Worth Convention Center. Guests will enjoy a champagne reception at 10:30 a.m. and the luncheon and fashion show by Highland Park Village...

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<![CDATA[Cuisine for a Cure 2017]]> Mon, 13 Mar 2017 18:13:37 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Talk+St+639+Cuisine.jpg
Discussing Cuisine for a Cure which takes place on Saturday, March 26, at the The Shops at Legacy in Plano with Larry Bisno, the Director of Strategic Initiatives for Plano Children’s Medical Clinic/Health...]]>
<![CDATA[Cherry Blossom Trees Begin to Bloom at the Dallas Arboretum]]> Mon, 13 Mar 2017 14:41:45 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/arboretum+cherry+blossom.jpg
If you've been thinking about visiting Dallas Blooms at the Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden, now might be the right time.

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<![CDATA[Chuck Norris Didn't Turn 77, 77 Turned Chuck Norris]]> Fri, 10 Mar 2017 14:06:55 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-150332926.jpg
Actor Chuck Norris turned 77 Friday and round-house kicked Father Time in the face.

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<![CDATA[The DMN's Chris Vognar: 'Kong: Skull Island']]> Fri, 10 Mar 2017 12:50:40 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/vognar-skull-island.jpg
The Dallas Morning News culture critic Chris Vognar joins NBC 5 to preview "Kong: Skull Island."

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<![CDATA[Starbucks Unveils Colorful Spring Coffee Cups]]> Fri, 10 Mar 2017 09:34:58 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/522435114-starbucks-lawsuit.jpg
Spring is almost here, and Starbucks is getting into the spirit by unveiling spring coffee cups for the first time.

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<![CDATA[Survival Guide: Dallas St. Patrick's Day 2017]]> Fri, 10 Mar 2017 23:49:49 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/St-Patricks-Day-Parade-2017.jpg
Want to know how to survive a crowd on Greenville this Saturday? Read this.]]>
<![CDATA[Women and Winemaking]]> Wed, 08 Mar 2017 14:16:45 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/wine+pouring2.jpg
Today is International Women's Day. As we honor great women, we have to talk about winemakers in the world. Women haven't historically been at the forefront of wine making, but that is changing.

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<![CDATA[Walter Elcock, 2017 TACA Silver Cup Award Recipient]]> Thu, 09 Mar 2017 16:59:24 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Walter_Elcock_photocredit_Gittings.jpg
When TACA (The Arts Community Alliance) honored Walter Elcock at the Silver Cup Award Luncheon on March 7, the organization should also have credited Elcock’s wife, Laura, for instigating his love and support of...

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<![CDATA[Free Pancakes! IHOP Celebrates National Pancake Day]]> Tue, 07 Mar 2017 10:10:40 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/shutterstock_298947245.jpg
Grab your fork and knife! Tuesday is National Pancake Day at IHOP. Diners can enjoy a free short stack of buttermilk pancakes from 7 a.m. until 7 p.m.. In exchange, customers will be asked to consider making a...

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<![CDATA[Music is at the Heart of the North Texas Irish Festival]]> Fri, 03 Mar 2017 17:18:09 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/NTIF+2015+Beyond+The+Pale+%28Bud+Barlow%29+-0056.jpg
The North Texas Irish Festival has always been about the music.

Photo Credit: Bud Barlow/North Texas Irish Festival]]>
<![CDATA[Steve Harvey's Little Big Shots Returns Sunday]]> Fri, 03 Mar 2017 14:18:45 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/NC_littlebigshots0302_1920x1080.jpg
Last spring's surprise hit "Little Big Shots" returns for a second season Sunday night.

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<![CDATA[Box Office Preview: Logan, Table 19, The Last Word, The Shack]]> Fri, 03 Mar 2017 14:11:35 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/NC_logan_1920x1080.jpg
NBC's Raphael Seth highlights Logan, Table 19, The Last Word, The Shack in this week's box office preview.

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<![CDATA[The DMN's Chris Vognar: 'Logan']]> Fri, 03 Mar 2017 12:53:39 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/vognar-logan.jpg
The Dallas Morning News culture critic Chris Vognar joins NBC 5 to preview "Logan," the latest in the series of X-Men movies set to open this weekend.

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<![CDATA[2017 UNCF Mayor’s Masked Ball]]> Thu, 02 Mar 2017 18:50:39 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/UNCF+Masked+2017+web.jpg
Join Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings at the UNCF Dallas Mayor’s Masked Ball on Saturday, March 18.

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<![CDATA[Steve Harvey Talks 'Little Big Shots' and Oscars]]> Wed, 01 Mar 2017 18:01:39 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Little_Big_Shots_-_Steve_Harvey_1200x675_887829571669.jpg
Steve Harvey talks with NBC 5's Katy Blakey about the return of 'Little Big Shots' and the Oscar debacle.]]>
<![CDATA[Cogill Recalls Oscar's Best Moments, Missteps]]> Mon, 27 Feb 2017 17:03:33 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/180*120/oscars-flub.jpg
Film critic Gary Cogill recalls the best moments and missteps from Sunday's Academy Awards.

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<![CDATA[Gary Cogill Remembers Bill Paxton]]> Mon, 27 Feb 2017 17:01:00 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/bill-paxton-muerte-thumbnail.jpg
Film critic Gary Cogill remembers Fort Worth actor and friend, Bill Paxton.

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<![CDATA[Newy Scruggs Wins NBC 5 Anchor Oscar Ballot Contest]]> Mon, 27 Feb 2017 12:54:37 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/180*120/AP_17058223782288.jpg
The winner of the NBC 5 anchor Oscar ballot contest is... Newy Scruggs!

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<![CDATA[NBC 5 Staffers Make Final Oscar Predictions]]> Sun, 26 Feb 2017 22:58:10 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/oscars-edited.jpg
Before the biggest moments and surprises are revealed during the 89th Annual Academy Awards, NBC 5 staffers took a crack at predicting which films will win Oscar gold Sunday at the Dolby Theater in Hollywood.

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<![CDATA[Academy Award Predictions with Robert Wilonsky]]> Fri, 24 Feb 2017 14:04:22 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/NaomiHarris-Moonlight-1.jpg
The Dallas Morning News' Robert Wilonsky takes a look at the Best Picture nominees for this year's Academy Awards.

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<![CDATA[Red Carpet is Ready for Sunday's Academy Awards]]> Fri, 24 Feb 2017 14:13:19 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-513011942.jpg
The red carpet has been rolled out as Hollywood readies for a night with its biggest stars Sunday at the annual Academy Awards.

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<![CDATA[Blue Bell Releases Latest Flavor of Ice Cream]]> Fri, 24 Feb 2017 09:27:27 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/blue-bell-cone.jpg
Blue Bell settles the "cone or bowl" debate with their newest flavor of ice cream.

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<![CDATA[World of the Maya Comes Alive at the Perot Museum]]> Thu, 23 Feb 2017 19:43:51 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/visitorswithxunantunichfrieze.jpg
Maya: Hidden Worlds Revealed at the Perot Museum of Nature and Science introduces a new generation of explorers to what is known about the Maya and what more can be discovered.

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<![CDATA[Sarah's Weekend Picks: Mardi Gras, Concerts]]> Thu, 23 Feb 2017 12:59:22 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/sarah-mardigras.jpg
The Dallas Morning News entertainment editor Sarah Blaskovich gives her picks for the weekend, including Mardi Gras events, concerts and more.

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<![CDATA['A Particular Set of Skills': 'Taken' Prequel Set for Debut]]> Wed, 22 Feb 2017 15:31:35 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/cliveclive.jpg
“Taken,” a modern-day, nail-biting thriller, follows the story of Bryan Mills in a new television series that takes place 30 years before the movie of the same name. As he fights to overcome the trauma of...

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<![CDATA['National Margarita Day' Drink Specials in North Texas]]> Wed, 22 Feb 2017 19:35:05 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/167*120/Mayan+Palace.jpg
Cheers! Wednesday is National Margarita Day. Several North Texas hot spots are offering specials deals to celebrate.

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<![CDATA[Zima Poised for US Comeback]]> Sat, 18 Feb 2017 18:47:39 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/zima.jpg
Get ready to finally peel yourself off of that bar stool you’ve been stuck on since the ‘90s—Zima is making a comeback to coolers in the U.S. Zima was discontinued in America in 2008, according to Crain’s, but...

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<![CDATA[Dallas Chamber Symphony Breathes New Life into Chaplin’s The Kid with New Score]]> Fri, 17 Feb 2017 13:09:56 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/The+Kid+Promo+Image.jpg
Dallas Chamber Symphony will premiere a new score to one of the silent film era’s masterpieces, Charlie Chaplin’s The Kid, on Tuesday, February 21, adding a modern sound to a beloved story.

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<![CDATA['American in Paris' Comes to Fort Worth]]> Fri, 17 Feb 2017 12:46:46 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/american-in-paris.jpg
The award-winning Broadway musical "An American in Paris" is playing at the Bass Performance Hall in Fort Worth.

Photo Credit: NBC 5 News]]>
<![CDATA[The DMN's Chris Vognar: 'Fist Fight']]> Fri, 17 Feb 2017 12:44:37 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/vognar-fist-fight.jpg
The Dallas Morning News culture critic Chris Vognar joins NBC 5 to preview "Fight Fight," a new comedy in theaters beginning Friday.

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<![CDATA[Restaurant Owner Gives Discount for Polite Kids]]> Fri, 17 Feb 2017 09:25:48 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/restaurant4.jpg
Antonio Ferrari, the owner of a wine bar in Italy, has picked up a practice that he first noticed while visiting a restaurant in Miami. His group was given a discount because his friends' children were...

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<![CDATA['Dora & Diego' Exhibit Opens in Fort Worth]]> Fri, 17 Feb 2017 08:17:15 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dora-diego-exhibit-fw.jpg
The latest adventure for "Dora the Explorer" brings her to the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History and the "Dora and Diego - Let's Explore" exhibit Saturday.]]>
<![CDATA[Schedule Change: 'Days of Our Lives' to Air at 1:07 A.M. ]]> Thu, 16 Feb 2017 14:26:20 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/days-of-our-lives-dool.jpg
Due to NBC News' coverage of a press conference involving President Donald Trump, Thursday's episode of "Days of Our Lives" did not air at its regularly scheduled time.]]>
<![CDATA[Sarah's Weekend Picks: Concerts, Cirque du Soleil]]> Thu, 16 Feb 2017 12:58:03 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/sarah-concerts.jpg
The Dallas Morning News entertainment editor Sarah Blaskovich gives her picks for the weekend, including concerts and Cirque du Soleil.

Photo Credit: NBC 5 News]]>