<![CDATA[NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth - Dining, shopping and nightlife]]> Copyright 2014 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, 31 Jul 2014 04:58:29 -0500 Thu, 31 Jul 2014 04:58:29 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Dallas Zoo Wants a Dollar Day Do-Over]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 10:30:20 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dallas-zoo-071912.jpg
The Dallas Zoo is calling a do-over.]]>
<![CDATA["A Most Wanted Man" Starring the Late Philip Seymour Hoffman]]> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 12:35:42 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Philip+Seymour+Hoffman+Image.jpg
Dallas Morning News movie critic Chris Vognar gives the big thumbs up to "A Most Wanted Man" starring the late Philip Seymour Hoffman.]]>
<![CDATA[Sarah's Picks - Ugly Sweaters & a Drive-In Movie]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 16:10:50 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DMN+ugly+sweater.jpg
The Dallas Morning News' Sarah Blaskovich makes suggestions for fun things to do for the weekend of July 26-27, 2014.]]>
<![CDATA[Randy Travis Releases New Music Video]]> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 08:20:52 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Randy+Travis+studio.jpg
Country music great Randy Travis released a new music video on his Twitter and Facebook pages Tuesday, just more than a year after heart failure and a stroke threatened to end his career.

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<![CDATA[Michelle Obama Style Guide]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 15:35:57 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/michelle-obama-AP19328115164.jpg
The first lady proves she's first in fashion.

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<![CDATA[Foam Fest's Cancellations Angers Participants]]> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 10:00:45 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Foam-Fest-Flickr.jpg
A Utah company's cancellation of an annual fun run featuring a muddy, foamy obstacle course has left participants out of money in Texas and other states.

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<![CDATA[Music Hall at Fair Park Hosts "Ballroom with a Twist" ]]> Sat, 19 Jul 2014 11:39:29 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/maksim+and+hope.jpg
Viewers no longer have to wait for the next television season to see their favorite dancing pros work their magic on the dance floor.

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<![CDATA[North Texas Girl's Recipe Earns Trip to State Dinner]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 09:15:15 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/ariel.jpg
An 8-year-old girl from Tarrant County won a spot in Michelle Obama's new healthy e-cookbook as part of the Healthy Lunchtime Challenge.]]>
<![CDATA[Pizza Hut Unveils Pizza Cookie]]> Tue, 15 Jul 2014 13:23:22 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Pizza+Hut+Cookie.jpg
Pizza Hut and Hershey's have teamed up for the pizza cookie, it's the size of a small Pizza Hut pizza. The 8-inch pizza cookie has 165 Hershey chocolate chips. The pizza cookie goes on sale tomorrow...]]>
<![CDATA[Fort Worth Considers Zoning Changes in the Stockyards]]> Tue, 15 Jul 2014 16:49:04 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/FW+Stockyards.jpg
The Fort Worth City Council will return from summer recess to handle several significant issues, including rezoning for the Fort Worth Stockyards.

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<![CDATA[Weekend Flicks: Dawn of Planet Apes]]> Fri, 11 Jul 2014 13:02:04 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dmn-dawn-planet-of-the-apes.jpg
Chris Vognar with the Dallas Morning News gives his review of "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes" that hits theaters this weekend.

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<![CDATA[Stores Offer Free Slurpees, Sandwiches and Discounted Doughnuts]]> Fri, 11 Jul 2014 09:25:38 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/slurpeeEDIT.jpg
Who doesn't like free food?

This week, 7-11, Chick-Fil-A and Krispy Kreme are offering some pretty great deals on free snacks, drinks, sandwiches and more.

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<![CDATA[7-Eleven to Give Out Free Slurpees]]> Thu, 10 Jul 2014 15:50:03 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/slurpeeEDIT.jpg
On July 11, 7-Eleven is celebrating its 87th birthday with free treats.

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<![CDATA[Sarah's Weekend Picks]]> Thu, 10 Jul 2014 12:42:42 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/sarah8.jpg
The Dallas Morning News' Sarah Blaskovich makes suggestions for fun things to do for the weekend of July 11-13, 2014.]]>
<![CDATA[Brian Cuban Writes About Being Bullied]]> Wed, 09 Jul 2014 16:55:23 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Brian+Cuban+Shattered+Image.jpg
Brian Cuban shares his story of being bullied in a new book called "Shattered Image: My Triumph Over Body Dysmorphic Disorder." The younger brother of Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban has advice for...]]>
<![CDATA[Large Theater to Be Built Near Downtown Dallas]]> Mon, 07 Jul 2014 22:47:38 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Alamo-Dallas---South-Lamar-.jpg
The downtown area of Dallas will get its first movie theater since the last one closed 14 years ago, the developers announced on Monday.

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<![CDATA[Spotlight on Arlington Art Scene]]> Mon, 07 Jul 2014 20:24:56 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/ciesco+arl.jpg
Arlington is known worldwide for its stadiums and theme parks, but when it comes to the city’s music, art and theater scene, many people who live there have no clue it exists. Now, the arts community is working...

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<![CDATA[Tim Love Stars in CNBC's "Restaurant Startup"]]> Mon, 07 Jul 2014 20:24:19 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Tim+Love+CNBC.jpg
Chef Tim Love is best known for his many North Texas restaurants but now he gets a show of his own.

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<![CDATA[Wildest Food Crazes: Pizza Hut's Cookie]]> Wed, 16 Jul 2014 09:40:47 -0500 Click here for more. ]]> Click here for more. ]]> http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/PizzaHutCookie.jpg
Cronuts, cupcakes and frozen s'mores are just some of the recent food trends that have swept the culinary world.

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<![CDATA[Your Patriotic Photos]]> Mon, 07 Jul 2014 14:11:37 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/July-4-thumb-070614.jpg
NBC 5 viewers shared their patriotic photos from 2014.]]>
<![CDATA[Summer Season Ignites Laziness Feeling]]> Thu, 03 Jul 2014 13:11:29 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/summerlaziness-11a.jpg
Studies have shown that when the weather is nice, people tend to focus more on what they'd rather be doing and not the task at hand.

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<![CDATA[Fourth of July Weekend Induces Retail Sales ]]> Fri, 04 Jul 2014 14:58:12 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/black+friday+deals1.jpg
Retail experts say that by the Fourth of July, most people have already stocked up on summer goods so stores are ready to clear shelves for the next sales event.

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<![CDATA[Sarah's Weekend Picks for July Fourth]]> Thu, 03 Jul 2014 12:25:05 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DMN+Kaboom+Town.jpg
The Dallas Morning News' Sarah Blaskovich shares her picks for the Fourth of July weekend.

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<![CDATA[6 Celebrity Burger Recipes for July 4th]]> Fri, 04 Jul 2014 07:59:07 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/burger-466024983.jpg
The Fourth of July is an excuse to barbecue as many burgers as you can. Check out these six burger recipes from celebrity chefs.

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<![CDATA[Six Flags Over Texas' Newest Attraction]]> Wed, 02 Jul 2014 13:05:04 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/kevin-williams-on-batman-ride.jpg
NBC 5 got a sneak peek at Six Flags Over Texas' newest attraction, which doesn't open to the public until the Fourth of July.

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<![CDATA[Fort Worth's Fourth Fireworks Ready for a Bang]]> Tue, 01 Jul 2014 17:48:19 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/FW+Fireworks+Prep+070114.jpg
A year after the show had to be stopped due to fires caused by fireworks, the show will go on and be bigger and better than ever.

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<![CDATA[What You're Doing for Independence Day]]> Tue, 01 Jul 2014 22:37:51 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/230*120/fireworks652014.jpg
We've collected where you can see the "rockets' red glare" in DFW this Fourth of July.]]>
<![CDATA[Ripley’s Grand Prairie Turns 25]]> Tue, 01 Jul 2014 17:21:50 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/ripleys-grand-prairie.jpg
Visitors can enjoy $5 off admission, plus free games, prizes, food and more on Saturday, July 5, as Ripley’s Attractions in Grand Prairie celebrates its 25th anniversary.

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<![CDATA[Event Celebrates 25 Years of 'The Edge']]> Tue, 01 Jul 2014 12:16:35 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/KDGE-slate.jpg
A hot new station changed Dallas radio 25 years ago, and there is a special event this weekend to relive and celebrate the debut of KDGE "The Edge."

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<![CDATA[Buy Heidi Klum's Gorgeous $25M Home]]> Mon, 30 Jun 2014 10:31:49 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/klum1.jpg
Heidi Klum is selling her luxurious Brentwood, California estate for $25 million. See photos.

Photo Credit: Nick Springett]]>
<![CDATA[New Documentary Goes Inside La Bare]]> Fri, 27 Jun 2014 12:58:02 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/La+Bare+Image+for+video.jpg
New documentary goes behind the scenes of Dallas' strip club "La Bare"]]>
<![CDATA[13th Annual Asian Film Festival Dallas]]> Sun, 13 Jul 2014 19:26:49 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/AFFD+2014.jpg
The 13th Annual Asian Film Festival of Dallas returns to the Angelika Film Center July 10 - 17!]]>
<![CDATA[Ethnically Diverse Cast Assembled for Les Mis]]> Fri, 27 Jun 2014 06:55:04 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/les-mis-wyly-theater.jpg
A groundbreaking cast takes the stage Friday at Dallas' Wyly Theatre for a multicultural performance of Les Miserables.

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<![CDATA[Sarah's Weekend Picks]]> Thu, 26 Jun 2014 12:27:31 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/vlcsnap-00010.jpg
The Dallas Morning News' Sarah Blaskovich shares her picks for this weekend, June 27, 2014.]]>
<![CDATA[3 Tango Frogs Return to Greenville Avenue]]> Thu, 26 Jun 2014 10:48:18 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/tango-frogs.jpg
A little slice of North Texas history returns to Lower Greenville Thursday night.

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<![CDATA[Big Tex Voted Best Quirky Landmark]]> Wed, 25 Jun 2014 19:56:39 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/big-tex.jpg
The State Fair of Texas icon has been named "Best Quirky Landmark" by USA Today.

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<![CDATA[What a Day for Whataburger]]> Fri, 11 Jul 2014 20:14:45 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/whataburger-110513.jpg
What a day for Whataburger! The Texas-based burger chain celebrated its name on Monday.

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<![CDATA[Starbucks Gets Into Soda Business ]]> Mon, 23 Jun 2014 12:27:06 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/edtFizzio_Handcrafted_Sodas_-_Trio%282%29.jpg
Starbucks is adding what it calls handcrafted sodas to its menu to kick off the summer season. The company will sell three flavors of soda—Spiced Root Beer, Golden Ginger Ale and Lemon Ale— in 16 states, mostly...

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<![CDATA[North Texas Dog Skydives, Again!]]> Fri, 11 Jul 2014 20:15:09 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Mojo+Skydiving.jpg
Mojo, a 2-year-old Brussels Griffon, is the center of attention at one North Texas skydiving center.

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<![CDATA[Parrotheads, Nowitzki Fans Flock to Frisco]]> Sat, 21 Jun 2014 22:41:09 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Buffett-Nowitzki.jpg
Parrotheads turned Frisco into Margaritaville while Dirk Nowitzki fans turned out to see celebrities play baseball down the road.

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<![CDATA[Part of Klyde Warren Park Closed Saturday for Mayors Conference]]> Sun, 22 Jun 2014 07:35:23 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Mayors+Conference+Park.jpg
Visitors to Klyde Warren Park found part of the park was closed as crews prepared for an event that coincides with the 2014 U.S. Mayors Conference in Dallas.

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