<![CDATA[NBC 7 San Diego - Dining, shopping and nightlife]]>Copyright 2017http://www.nbcsandiego.com/entertainment/the-scene http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/KNSD+RSS+Feed+logo+blue.png NBC 7 San Diego http://www.nbcsandiego.comen-usSun, 22 Oct 2017 07:01:21 -0700Sun, 22 Oct 2017 07:01:21 -0700NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Eater SD: New Burgers, Doughnuts, Ice Cream]]> Fri, 20 Oct 2017 12:58:34 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Stuffed-HeartworkHill.jpg
It’s been a sweet and savory week for San Diego’s food and drink scene. Eater San Diego shares the top stories of the week including a burger and doughnut shop opening in Pacific Beach and trendy new ice...

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<![CDATA['Hamilton' Tickets for San Diego Show on Sale Soon]]> Sat, 21 Oct 2017 11:26:33 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/AP_223626096308.jpg
Broadway fans, rejoice: tickets for the hit musical, "Hamilton," will go on sale next week.

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<![CDATA[Shake Shack Opens in San Diego's Westfield UTC]]> Fri, 20 Oct 2017 11:01:39 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Shake-Shack-Evan-Sung.jpg
After nearly a year of mouthwatering anticipation, it’s finally here: Shake Shack’s first-ever restaurant in San Diego.

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<![CDATA[Free or Cheap Things to Do in San Diego]]> Fri, 13 Oct 2017 09:49:57 -0700 Astronomers Association website for details.]]> Astronomers Association website for details.]]> http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/eac5c6b977174920a94e195ca2e0405f.JPG.jpg
You don't need to spend a fortune to have fun in this city.

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<![CDATA[Things to Do This Weekend: Oct. 19-22]]> Fri, 20 Oct 2017 10:47:35 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Pumpkins-Generic-Getty.jpg
Looking for something fun to do this weekend? There's always something going on in America's Finest City. TGI Weekend!

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<![CDATA[Your #SanDiegoGram Photos]]> Sat, 21 Oct 2017 12:08:56 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/SD-Gram-1021_brittlichty_.jpg
We want to show off your Instagram pictures. Just include the hashtag #SanDiegoGram.

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<![CDATA[Del Mar Racing Adds Big Fall Season Show]]> Thu, 19 Oct 2017 11:29:32 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/The+Offspring+by+Alex+Matthews+8.jpg
Del Mar Racetrack replaces one big name with another for their Bing Crosby Season concert lineup.

Photo Credit: Alex Matthews]]>
<![CDATA[San Diego, Carlsbad Among 'Happiest' Cities in US]]> Wed, 18 Oct 2017 20:48:19 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Garske-San-Diego-Skyline-022017-2.JPG
Here’s a reason to smile, San Diego: with proximity to the water and residents who practice healthy habits, San Diego and Carlsbad have been named among the happiest cities in the United States.

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<![CDATA[Nutritionists Rank Halloween Candy from Better to Worst]]> Fri, 20 Oct 2017 12:47:15 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/AP_070930054765.jpg
Some Halloween treats are trickier than others when it comes to sugar and calories. Here's a better way to dip into your kids' candy stash. NBC News worked with experts to size up the nutritional labels of some...

<![CDATA[Locals Spend Lunch Listening to Selections from SD Opera]]> Thu, 19 Oct 2017 16:51:15 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/214*120/10-19-17-Pirates+of+Penzance+Opera+Concourse+Performance.JPG
Opera on the Concourse gives San Diegans a chance to listen to some of the opera house's offerings during their lunch breaks.

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<![CDATA[Valley View Casino Plans $50M Expansion]]> Thu, 19 Oct 2017 07:59:31 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/ValleyViewCasinoHotel-FB.jpg
Valley View Casino & Hotel northeast of Escondido announced plans to expand, on Oct. 17.

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<![CDATA[What's Cooking at Liberty Public Market Today?]]> Fri, 22 Sep 2017 07:56:57 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Liberty-Public-Market-Aug2017-Garske52.jpg
It's been a year-and-a-half since Liberty Public Market swung open its doors in the heart of Liberty Station. Today, the marketplace has grown into a food emporium, with interesting treats in every nook...

Photo Credit: Monica Garske]]>
<![CDATA[PICS: Depeche Mode at Mattress Firm Amphitheatre]]> Wed, 18 Oct 2017 11:09:58 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Depeche+Mode+10.6.17+Alex+Matthews+%2813%29.jpg
Just can't get enough: Goth/synth-pop legends Depeche Mode powered through Mattress Firm Amphitheatre on Friday, Oct. 6.

Photo Credit: Alex Matthews]]>
<![CDATA[USPS ‘Save Sharks’ Forever Stamps Debut at SD Zoo]]> Wed, 18 Oct 2017 08:30:09 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Sharks-Forever-Stamps-SDZoo-2.jpg
The United States Postal Service (USPS) unveiled a new Forever Stamp at the San Diego Zoo Tuesday inspired by one of the sea’s top dogs: the shark.

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<![CDATA[Halloween Activities to Do With the Kids in San Diego]]> Thu, 19 Oct 2017 12:27:52 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Little-Italy-Trick-Or-Treat-India-St.jpg
A guide to safe, fun ways to celebrate Halloween with your little ghouls in San Diego.

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<![CDATA[$1,000 Bagel Is Back in New York City]]> Thu, 19 Oct 2017 07:52:02 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/WNYTS-Bagel-4.jpg
The $1,000 bagel is back in New York City. The Westin New York hotel in Times Square is offering the extravagant bagel for a limited time next month, 10 years after it was first introduced on the menu. The...

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<![CDATA[Tom DeLonge's Alien Academy]]> Wed, 18 Oct 2017 10:33:52 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Tom+DeLonge+by+Alex+Matthews.jpeg
Tom DeLonge, former Blink-182 vocalist/guitarist-turned-movie director/ author, founds To the Stars Academy of Arts & Science to raise money for his latest extraterrestrial endeavors.

Photo Credit: Alex Matthews]]>
<![CDATA[See Inside: Sting's Palatial Central Park Penthouse Sells for $50M]]> Thu, 19 Oct 2017 05:50:28 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/sting+penthouse.jpg
Sting's stunningly unique duplex penthouse on Central Park West is now off the market, having sold for a whopping $50 million, according to Page Six. The legendary musician poured more than a bit of his...

Photo Credit: Andrew Kiracofe]]>
<![CDATA[Where to Pick a Pumpkin This Fall in San Diego]]> Wed, 04 Oct 2017 13:28:31 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/pumpkins-generic.jpg
With fall in full swing, it’s time to start thinking about picking that perfect pumpkin. In San Diego, there are plenty of patches where families can feel festive in their all-important search for their very own...

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<![CDATA[What to Expect at December Nights 2017]]> Tue, 17 Oct 2017 11:36:52 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/December-Nights-2016-9.jpg
It’s never too early to get into the holiday spirit: Balboa Park will once again host its famous December Nights event, which will be here in just six short weeks.

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<![CDATA[Quartyard's New Lease on Life]]> Thu, 19 Oct 2017 15:50:36 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Quartyard+audience.jpg
Supporters can all breathe a sigh of relief -- Quartyard will celebrate its new lease on life at its new location on Wednesday, Nov. 1. The party is free and open to the public.]]>
<![CDATA[Otay Ranch's First Hotel Opens]]> Tue, 17 Oct 2017 11:01:11 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Marriott-Otay-Ranch.jpg
The Marriott Residence Inn Chula Vista, built by Baldwin & Sons in Otay Ranch, opened to the public Oct. 13 with a formal grand opening slated for Oct. 19.

Photo Credit: Courtesy of Baldwin & Sons
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<![CDATA[Stone Vows to Help Victims of NorCal Wildfires]]> Sat, 14 Oct 2017 21:15:44 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/stone2.jpg
San Diego-based craft brewing leader Stone Brewing Co. is leading an effort to help victims impacted by the Northern California wildfires, and other brewers are following suit.

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<![CDATA[Neiman Marcus Launches 2017 Fantasy Gifts Catalog]]> Tue, 17 Oct 2017 15:11:53 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/2017-nm-fantasy-gifts.gif
Neiman Marcus launched their annual Christmas Book of fantasy gifts for the 2017 holiday season on Tuesday, with the least expensive item being a Omy Coloring book for $9 and the priciest a private New...

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<![CDATA[Eater San Diego: Local Chef Lands on 'Top Chef']]> Fri, 13 Oct 2017 11:57:10 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Headshot+Claudette+Wilkins.jpg
Eater San Diego shares the top stories of the week from San Diego’s food and drink scene including news of a San Diego chef competing on the TV series, “Top Chef,” and, finally, a launch date for the...

Photo Credit: Courtesy of Claudette Zepeda-Wilkins
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<![CDATA[Preview: 5th Annual Taste of the Diamond]]> Sat, 14 Oct 2017 09:30:28 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/5th_Annual_Taste_of_the_Diamond.jpg
The 5th Annual Taste of the Diamond will showcase local businesses on Oct. 19, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., at the Big Lots Shopping Center on Euclid Avenue. There is lots of tasty food to be had.]]>
<![CDATA[San Marcos Welcomes New Park With Pickleball Courts]]> Fri, 13 Oct 2017 12:17:37 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Pickleball-San-Marcos.jpg
The City of San Marcos unveiled a unique place to play this week: a new park, complete with the community’s first dedicated courts for outdoor pickleball.

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<![CDATA[Baby Tiger Cub Settling Into New Home at San Diego Zoo]]> Thu, 12 Oct 2017 14:00:58 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/231*120/10-12-17-Rescue+Tiger+Cub.JPG
This rescued Bengal tiger cub will give your day an extra dose of cuteness.

Photo Credit: San Diego Zoo
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<![CDATA[Dudley's Deli in Santee Shuts its Doors]]> Thu, 12 Oct 2017 15:27:44 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/10-12-17-Dudley%27s+Deli+Santee+Google+Maps.JPG
Dudley's Famous Deli in Santee shut its doors, leaving some residents surprised. The good news is the signature Dudley's in Julian isn't going anywhere.

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<![CDATA[PICS: Coldplay at SDCCU Stadium]]> Fri, 13 Oct 2017 10:30:49 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Coldplay+10.8.17+Tim+Fears+%2812%29.jpg
Talk about a rush of blood to the head: Coldplay and Tove Lo treated a packed SDCCU Stadium to hits galore on Sunday, Oct. 8.

Photo Credit: Tim Fears]]>
<![CDATA[Southwest Announces Plans to Launch Service to Hawaii]]> Thu, 12 Oct 2017 08:59:05 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Southwest_Airfare_Sale.jpg
Wednesday night, Dallas based Southwest Airlines announced plans to launch service to Hawaii.
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<![CDATA[Smithsonian Accepts Donation of 'The Walking Dead' Artifacts]]> Tue, 10 Oct 2017 17:29:03 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/160*213/ET2017-14025.jpg
The Smithsonian National Museum of American History has accepted artifacts from AMC’s award-winning television series “The Walking Dead." Cast members, including Norman Reedus, Danai Gurira, Andrew Lincoln...

Photo Credit: Hugh Talman, Smithsonian]]>
<![CDATA[Downtown's Historic Santa Fe Depot Gets New Owner]]> Thu, 12 Oct 2017 08:11:17 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Voit_Santa_Fe_Depot_Exterior_t670.jpg
A San Diego entity recorded as Santa Fe Depot LLC has acquired the landmark downtown train station for an undisclosed price, according to brokerage firm Voit Real Estate Services.

Photo Credit: Courtesy Voit Real Estate Services
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<![CDATA[Here's Your Guide to Fleet Week San Diego ]]> Thu, 12 Oct 2017 08:15:45 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/fleet+week.PNG
Fleet Week San Diego begins this week with events for active duty military, veterans and the general public.

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<![CDATA[Arby's Rolls Out Venison, Elk Sandwiches]]> Thu, 12 Oct 2017 03:18:36 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/214*120/arbAP_16300617472964.jpg
Arby's announced Wednesday that it will be selling its venison sandwich at all 3,300 restaurants nationwide starting on Oct. 21, after releasing it in five states last year. The sandwich features a thick-cut...

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<![CDATA[PICS: SD's Halloween Show Spooktaculars]]> Fri, 06 Oct 2017 15:56:10 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/176*120/GettyImages-469287734.jpg
Halloween weekend's going ghoulishly ginormous with live music galore this year -- here are your spookiest bets all around town.

Photo Credit: Getty Images for Coachella]]>
<![CDATA[Eater SD: Korean Fried Chicken Has Arrived]]> Fri, 06 Oct 2017 08:17:33 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/EaterSD-Cross-Street-Chicken-1006.jpg
Eater San Diego shares the top stories of the week from San Diego’s food and drink scene, including an exciting new eatery serving Korean-style fried chicken, plus a look at San Diego’s most essential...

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<![CDATA[See Inside Jennifer Lopez's $27 Million Penthouse]]> Mon, 09 Oct 2017 18:49:57 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/JLO+NYC+PAD+THUMB1.jpg
Jennifer Lopez has put her $26.95 million Midtown penthouse on the market. See what realtors have listed as a "crown jewel" duplex.

Photo Credit: Evan Joseph]]>
<![CDATA[San Diegans Flood McDonald’s for Coveted Szechuan Sauce]]> Sat, 07 Oct 2017 16:37:36 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/McDonaldsSzechuanSauce-Twitter.jpg
Call it good marketing or just really good sauce but a McDonald’s in San Diego’s North Park area was flooded with customers Saturday waiting to get a taste of a cult favorite condiment available only for...

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<![CDATA[Why We Love San Diego Gallery - Fall Edition]]> Fri, 06 Oct 2017 09:35:39 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/189*120/00179512e18a444483de8ddd5ab53e04.jpg
More images showing why we love San Diego.

Photo Credit: Christopher Cutter]]>
<![CDATA[Try A Taste of Coronado at Local Restaurants]]> Mon, 09 Oct 2017 13:24:48 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Try_A_Taste_of_Coronado_on_Wednesday.jpg
Coronado's popular A Taste of Coronado event returns this Wednesday with samples of tasty food from local restaurants.]]>
<![CDATA[North Park Among Hottest 'Hipster' Housing Markets in US]]> Fri, 06 Oct 2017 16:55:30 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/North-Park-Small-Business-Saturday-FB.jpg
With its small shops and indie eateries, San Diegans know North Park is a hipster haven but now the community has been ranked among the “Hottest Hipster Markets” in the nation for homebuyers.

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<![CDATA[Developing Biodegradable Flip Flops]]> Fri, 06 Oct 2017 06:16:05 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Developing_Biodegradable_Flip_Flops.jpg
NBC 7 Audra Stafford reports on UC San Diego team working to develop new algae-based shoe that won't pollute the earth.]]>
<![CDATA[San Diego's Cutest Critters]]> Sat, 30 Sep 2017 13:13:36 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/TigerTwo_005_Med.jpg
San Diego's own zoo babies and other adorable animal moments captured on camera.

Photo Credit: Ken Bohn/San Diego Zoo Global]]>
<![CDATA[Pink Set to Get the Party Re-Started In San Diego]]> Thu, 05 Oct 2017 10:14:48 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Pink-at-Kaaboo.jpg
The pop-rock goddess Pink, who was here for Kaaboo just last month, announced Thursday that she's coming back to San Diego County in the spring.

Photo Credit: Kaaboo]]>
<![CDATA[Santa Fe Depot Landmark Being Sold: Report]]> Thu, 05 Oct 2017 09:04:30 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Santa-Fe-Depot-GoogleMaps.jpg
The Santa Fe Depot – the iconic, 102-year-old downtown San Diego Landmark known for its soaring towers and tilted domes – is in the process of being sold, according to a media report.

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<![CDATA[40+ San Diego Museums Free for Kids in October]]> Sat, 30 Sep 2017 16:10:03 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/birch_aquarium.jpg
Round up the kids: more than 40 museums in San Diego will offer free admission to little ones throughout October as part of a program that aims to bring museum experiences to families.

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