<![CDATA[NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth - Dallas-Fort Worth Events, Concerts, Shows, and Things to Do]]> Copyright 2014 http://www.nbcdfw.com/the-scene/events http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/NBC+5-KXAS+Logo+for+Google+News.png NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth http://www.nbcdfw.com en-us Wed, 23 Jul 2014 21:41:52 -0500 Wed, 23 Jul 2014 21:41:52 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Voly in the Park]]> Wed, 04 Jun 2014 15:14:56 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Voly+2014.jpg
Help the Volunteer Center of North Texas kick off VOLY.ORG at Voly in the Park on Saturday, June 14, at noon in Dallas’ Klyde Warren Park.]]>
<![CDATA[Matsuri: A Samurai Celebration]]> Wed, 28 May 2014 14:29:53 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Matsuri_Web2014.jpg
The Kimbell Art Museum invites you to “Matsuri: A Samurai Celebration,” on Saturday, June 21, from 1:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. at the Kimbell Art Museum.]]>
<![CDATA[Plano's Suburbia Music Festival This Weekend]]> Mon, 05 May 2014 09:13:28 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/suburbia-music-festival.jpg
This weekend an estimated 20,000 people per day will flood Plano for the first-ever Suburbia Music Festival.

Photo Credit: NBC 5 News]]>
<![CDATA["Undateable" Tour Hits DFW]]> Fri, 14 Mar 2014 11:44:29 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/undateable.jpg
A new sitcom will soon debut on NBC called Undateable -- on Thursday, NBC 5 sat down with the show's star, Chris D'Elia, and the show's creator, Bill Lawrence and talked about the show and the pre-launch comedy...]]>
<![CDATA[Cool Things to Do St. Patrick's Weekend]]> Fri, 14 Mar 2014 11:44:28 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dallas-st-pats.jpg
Dallas Morning News' Sarah Blaskovich talks about all the cool things to do this weekend around the Dallas-Fort Worth area.

Photo Credit: NBC 5]]>
<![CDATA[Survival Guide: Dallas St. Patrick's Day 2014]]> Sat, 15 Mar 2014 10:50:16 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/180*120/Dallas-Kid-Friendly-Parade-.jpg
Want to know how to survive a crowd on Greenville this Saturday? Read this.

Photo Credit: DallasStPatricksParade.com]]>
<![CDATA[Popular Paddy's Parade Adds Family-Friendly Fun]]> Fri, 14 Mar 2014 12:22:31 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/st-patricks-day-031414.jpg
Organizers are planning for one of the biggest parties of the year to be a good time for all-ages.]]>
<![CDATA[Are These the 5 Worst Christmas Songs?]]> Thu, 12 Dec 2013 11:30:06 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/kid-yelling-with-headphones.jpg
Holiday music is flowing on the airwaves, including these five terrible tunes that simply make us want to have a horrid holiday.]]>
<![CDATA[Veterans Day Events and Activities in Dallas-Fort Worth]]> Mon, 11 Nov 2013 18:46:46 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Veterans-saluting-jobs.jpg
Many activities honoring our servicemen and women are scheduled for Veterans Day in North Texas.

Photo Credit: AP]]>
<![CDATA[North Texas' Scariest Haunted Attractions]]> Thu, 31 Oct 2013 09:38:12 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/cutting-edge-wide-2.jpg
You've got plenty of places to go for a great night of fright.

Photo Credit: Cutting Edge Haunted House]]>
<![CDATA[State Fair of Texas]]> Fri, 27 Sep 2013 08:36:51 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/welcome-back-big-tex-092613.jpg
We're covering the return of Big Tex and the massive State Fair of Texas with articles, galleries, videos, and more.

Photo Credit: Ray Villeda, NBC 5]]>
<![CDATA[1st Look Loves: Shobha]]> Mon, 17 Dec 2012 16:18:13 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/211*120/2012_08_Shobha_Columbus_Circle.jpg
When you want to look your best and you need your eyebrows groomed as well as other parts of your body tended to, Shobha is the place to go.]]>
<![CDATA[The Trains at NorthPark Help a Good Cause]]> Mon, 07 Jan 2013 00:11:36 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/NorthPark-Trains-010613.jpg
Sunday was the last day to see The Trains at NorthPark. It's the 25th anniversary of the attraction, proceeds from ticket sales benefit the Ronald McDonald House of Dallas.]]>
<![CDATA[Mothers Inspire Hathaway in Les Misérables]]> Mon, 17 Dec 2012 11:35:25 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/vlcsnap2012121709h14m19s210.jpg
Bobbie Wygant talks with Anne Hathaway, who is playing Fantine in the big-screen adaptation of Les Misérables.]]>
<![CDATA[Looking Back on 2012 with 1st Look]]> Sun, 16 Dec 2012 01:33:14 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/LOOKINGBACK.jpg
Join host Ali Fedotowsky as we take a look back at the best of 2012.]]>
<![CDATA[1st Look's Best of Adventure 2012]]> Sun, 16 Dec 2012 01:33:11 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/BESTOFADVENTURE.jpg
Join host Ali Fedotowsky as she takes a look back at some of 1st Look's most exciting adventures of 2012.]]>
<![CDATA[1st Look's Best of 2012]]> Thu, 13 Dec 2012 11:15:12 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/214*120/1LK_3191_WEB_PROMO.jpg
Join host Ali Fedotowsky to take a look at the best "1st Look" moments of 2012, Saturday after "Saturday Night Live" on NBC.]]>
<![CDATA[Kimbell Exhibit Blends Past and Present]]> Wed, 19 Dec 2012 17:28:10 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/kimbell40thanniversary.jpg
Kimbell's 40 year retrospective exhibit features new app for visitors.]]>
<![CDATA[First Lady's "Night Before Christmas"]]> Thu, 21 Nov 2013 15:14:11 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/michelleobamareads.jpg
First lady Michelle Obama teamed with actor Rico Rodriguez this year for the reading of "'Twas the Night Before Christmas."

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Plano Christmas Parade Draws Thousands]]> Thu, 21 Nov 2013 15:02:44 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/girl+plano+2012+parade.jpg
Tens of thousands of people attended the annual Christmas Parade the Early Lions Club puts on in Plano.

Photo Credit: NBC 5]]>
<![CDATA[Marathon Is Opportunity for W. Dallas Businesses]]> Sat, 08 Dec 2012 11:53:54 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Dallasskyline120712.jpg
The marathon's new route crosses the Trinity River into the West Dallas loop and the Margaret Hunt Hill Bridge.

Photo Credit: NBC 5]]>
<![CDATA[23,000+ Runners Take Part In 2012 Dallas Marathon]]> Mon, 10 Dec 2012 01:30:22 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/2012dallasmarathon.jpg
More than 23,000 runners took part in the 2012 Metro PCS Dallas Marathon. The winner was Vladmir Saronov of Russia.]]>
<![CDATA[Adventure Show Holds DFW Casting Call]]> Fri, 07 Dec 2012 19:07:52 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/bear-grylls-adventure.jpg
Feeling adventurous? A new reality show to air on NBC is looking for outgoing people.]]>
<![CDATA[Mary J. Blige Cancels Dallas Concert, Again]]> Fri, 07 Dec 2012 17:21:33 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/maryjblige2.jpg
Mary J. Blige fans will be sad to hear the singer has canceled her Sunday concert and won't be rescheduling this time.

Photo Credit: FilmMagic]]>
<![CDATA[The History of the Christmas Tree]]> Thu, 21 Nov 2013 15:02:40 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Christmas-Tree-722x406-7849.jpg
From the Tannenbaum to the pre-lit artificial tree sitting in your living room, we highlight the history of Christmas tree.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[1st Look Loves: "The Dash Snow Initiative"]]> Tue, 04 Dec 2012 15:25:10 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/212*120/dash-snow-initiative.jpg
Among the glittering events happening in Miami for Art Basel is a private dinner and auction presented by Chanel and Paddle8.com to benefit the Henry Street Settlement’s Boys & Girls Republic (BGR) and the Dash...]]>
<![CDATA[Baby Elephant Plays with Mom]]> Wed, 05 Dec 2012 16:50:23 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/BabyElephant1204.jpg
The Oregon Zoo's new Asian elephant calf plays in wood shavings with her mom, Rose-Tu. The female calf was born at 2:17 a.m. on Nov. 30 and weighed 300 pounds.]]>
<![CDATA[Perot Museum Hopes To Educate, Fill A Need]]> Wed, 05 Dec 2012 16:50:24 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/vlcsnap-2012-12-01-13h54m18s140.jpg
Dallas' Perot Museum opens to oohs and ahhs Saturday.]]>
<![CDATA[Perot Nature and Science Museum Opens Today]]> Wed, 05 Dec 2012 16:50:23 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/perotmuseumdallas.jpg
Dallas's newest museum, the Perot Museum of Nature and Science, opens Saturday.]]>
<![CDATA[Snowball Express Arrives in North Texas]]> Fri, 13 Dec 2013 17:03:09 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/SnowballExpress.jpg
Hundreds of families of fallen military heroes arrived in North Texas on Friday for a weekend full of events as their sacrifice is honored.

Photo Credit: NBC 5]]>
<![CDATA[White House Holiday Decorations ]]> Thu, 21 Nov 2013 15:14:26 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/160*120/Michelle-Obama-Christmas.jpg
With the holiday season just around the corner, Christmas trees and piles of present decorate the White House. Take a look at some of its best decorations.

Photo Credit: AFP/Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Rockefeller Tree-Lighting Time Lapse]]> Thu, 21 Nov 2013 14:52:32 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/tree_add_P10.jpg
A time-lapse video of the tree-lighting ceremony at Rockefeller Center.

Photo Credit: AP]]>
<![CDATA[The Meaning Behind Rockefeller Christmas Tree]]> Thu, 21 Nov 2013 15:14:30 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/134312125.jpg
This year's lighting of the Rockefeller Christmas Tree represents joy and hope at the start of the Holiday season.

Photo Credit: WireImage]]>
<![CDATA[A Light Show to the Beat of Christmas]]> Thu, 21 Nov 2013 15:02:54 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/christmas-lights-112712.jpg
A Flower Mound man has synchronized his display of 10,000 lights to five different Christmas songs.

Photo Credit: NBC 5]]>
<![CDATA[Shoot Better Holiday Lights Photos]]> Thu, 21 Nov 2013 15:02:54 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/180*120/ed49ea10db8c4743be1c23c7552aed58.JPG.jpg
Feel like your holiday light photos aren't shining as brightly as you'd hoped? Check these tricks for making those lights look clearer.]]>
<![CDATA[Dallas Museum of Art Free Admission, Membership]]> Tue, 22 Jan 2013 05:16:48 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dallas-museum-of-art-2012-722.jpg
The Dallas Museum of Art is free starting Jan. 21.]]>
<![CDATA[Rockin' with the Rockettes at Radio City]]> Wed, 05 Dec 2012 16:51:33 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/215*120/rockettes1stlook.jpg
Join us for the Rockettes 85th celebration at the Radio City Christmas Spectacular.]]>
<![CDATA[Lighting Up Sundance Square]]> Thu, 21 Nov 2013 15:02:56 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/2012+ftwtree.jpg
Sundance Square brightens up for the holidays with the Parade of Lights.

Photo Credit: NBC 5]]>
<![CDATA[SMU Hosts JFK Programs on 50th Anniversary of Assassination]]> Wed, 04 Sep 2013 09:58:17 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/jfk4.jpg
SMU is partnering with the George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum and the Sixth Floor Museum to host a yearlong series of public programs.]]>
<![CDATA[4,000 Runners Support Special Needs Leagues]]> Wed, 05 Dec 2012 16:51:00 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/2012+friscoturkeytrot.jpg
With more than double the participation of last Thanksgiving, the North Texas Turkey Trot in Frisco is gaining momentum supporting kids with special needs.

Photo Credit: NBC 5]]>
<![CDATA[Join 1st Look for Game Night with a Twist]]> Tue, 20 Nov 2012 18:12:09 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/237*120/1stlookgamenight.jpg
Join host Ali Fedotowsky and watch "1st Look" Saturdays after "Saturday Night Live."]]>
<![CDATA[Experience the Dallas Zoo For Just a Buck ]]> Tue, 20 Nov 2012 17:37:06 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dallas-zoo-722.jpg
For a little extra cash, you can even feed the giraffe, take the monorail safari tour or hop up and take a camel ride.]]>
<![CDATA[Weird News Photos: Holiday Edition]]> Sat, 21 Dec 2013 06:59:37 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/160*120/turtle-1217.jpg
From the Santa Bandit to the Grinch Cop, check out these weird, offbeat news photos — with a holiday twist — from around the world.

Photo Credit: AP]]>
<![CDATA[Make your Heart Sing at "Once"]]> Sun, 18 Nov 2012 01:03:14 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/ONCE.jpg
If you're looking to spend some time on the Great White Way, make sure check out "Once." Join Ali onstage as she grabs a beer from the Irish Bar set and see just what it takes to put on one of...]]>
<![CDATA[See the Origin of the Universe at the Brooklyn Museum]]> Sun, 18 Nov 2012 01:33:12 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/BROOKLYNMUSEUM.jpg
Showcasing some of the best and most diverse talent in the city, the Brooklyn Museum should be on every visitor's radar. With the art of Mickalene Thomas on display, no self-respecting art lover should...]]>
<![CDATA[Diwali Celebrations Expected to Draw Thousands]]> Thu, 07 Nov 2013 18:50:22 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/diwali-prep-111712.jpg
The BAPS Mandir in Irving hosted its second annual Diwali Celebration.

Photo Credit: NBC 5]]>