<![CDATA[NBC 7 San Diego - Dining, shopping and nightlife]]> Copyright 2015 http://www.nbcsandiego.com/entertainment/the-scene http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/KNSD+RSS+Feed+logo+blue.png NBC 7 San Diego http://www.nbcsandiego.com en-us Tue, 06 Oct 2015 13:50:22 -0700 Tue, 06 Oct 2015 13:50:22 -0700 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Pumpkin Patches in San Diego]]> Tue, 06 Oct 2015 12:17:20 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/pumpkins-generic.jpg
With October 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 this fall in the all-important search...

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<![CDATA[4 New Tenants at Westfield Mission Valley]]> Tue, 06 Oct 2015 08:40:07 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Tender-Greens-Facebook.jpg
Mall operator Westfield Corp. recently announced four new tenants at its Westfield Mission Valley retail center, including the newly opened Yard House restaurant.

Photo Credit: Tender Greens/Facebook
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<![CDATA[Weekend Events: Oct. 8-11]]> Mon, 05 Oct 2015 15:27:15 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/PHILLIP-DUTTON-HORSE-JUMP.gif
Looking for something fun to do this weekend? There's always something going on in America's Finest City.]]>
<![CDATA[2 Mustang Owners Share 'Bromance' Over Classic Car]]> Mon, 05 Oct 2015 07:53:58 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Ford-Mustang-Generic-2015.jpg
Two men from different parts of the world share a love for one Ford Mustang.]]>
<![CDATA[Photos: Fashion Week San Diego 2015]]> Mon, 05 Oct 2015 11:09:11 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/fwsd-2015-5-lw.JPG
Fabulous photos from Fashion Week San Diego 2015, in all of its glamorous glory.

Photo Credit: 656 Photography]]>
<![CDATA['Fun 4 All', Beloved Chula Vista Spot, Closes]]> Mon, 05 Oct 2015 15:47:34 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Fun-4-All-090915_2.jpg
Fun 4 All closed its doors after almost 50 years in Chula Vista.

Photo Credit: Wendy Fry, NBC 7]]>
<![CDATA[FWSD 2015: Trunk Show Recap]]> Mon, 05 Oct 2015 16:52:31 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/FWSD-Sun-140+Naugle+Photography.jpg
NBC 7 Fashion Correspondent Lindsay Webdell shares a recap of the final day of Fashion Week San Diego 2015, in all of its glamorous glory.

Photo Credit: Naugle Photography]]>
<![CDATA[FWSD 2015: "Wall Street Runway" Recap]]> Sun, 04 Oct 2015 22:39:04 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/1R3B70111.JPG
NBC 7 Fashion Correspondent Lindsay Webdell shares a recap of the third night of Fashion Week San Diego 2015, in all of its glamorous glory.

Photo Credit: 656 Photography]]>
<![CDATA[Superhero Veterans Take on New Mission on Home Front]]> Mon, 05 Oct 2015 11:14:24 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/The+Avenger+Viccaro+CB+1003.jpg
We often use the word 'hero' to describe the people who have served in our military. A group of San Diego veterans is taking that idea in a new, costume-clad direction.
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<![CDATA[Popular Pub Celebrates 25th Anniversary]]> Sat, 03 Oct 2015 17:30:03 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Shakespeare-Pub-Grille-FB.jpg
A well-known British pub in San Diego’s Little Italy community certainly has something to toast to on Sunday as it celebrates 25 years in business.

Photo Credit: Shakespeare Pub & Grille/Facebook]]>
<![CDATA[FWSD 2015: Wall Street Runway Shows Recap]]> Sat, 03 Oct 2015 14:45:43 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/FWSD-Fri-131.jpg
After undergoing a same-day total transformation, the block of Wall Street nestled between Girard and Ivanhoe in La Jolla became San Diego’s “place to be” Friday night.

Photo Credit: Naugle Photography]]>
<![CDATA[Watch: Reporter Flies With Air Show Team]]> Sat, 03 Oct 2015 13:32:40 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Megan-Breitling.jpg
There’s a new group making its debut at the 2015 MCAS Miramar Air Show: The Breitling Jet Team, a civilian squad of acrobatic flyers, sponsored by the Swiss watchmaker. The team originates from France and flies...

Photo Credit: NBC 7 San Diego]]>
<![CDATA[Oktoberfest Celebrations in San Diego]]> Thu, 01 Oct 2015 14:27:13 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/beer.jpeg
Break out the lederhosen and polka moves: it’s Oktoberfest season with these German festivals happening across San Diego.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Bonobos Take Spotlight at Film Fest]]> Sat, 03 Oct 2015 13:21:43 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Bonobos-SD-FILM-FEST.jpg
The 2015 San Diego Film Festival will showcase dozens of movies, including “Bonobos: Back to the Wild,” a film about a local effort to save bonobos from extinction. Claudine André speaks to NBC 7 about her movie...

Photo Credit: NBC 7 San Diego]]>
<![CDATA[Miramar Air Show Soars to New Heights]]> Sun, 04 Oct 2015 11:14:44 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/air+show+pic2.JPG
Fans caught high-flying action at the first two days of the MCAS Miramar Air Show this weekend.

Photo Credit: NBC7]]>
<![CDATA[Legoland Brings Halloween to Rady Children’s Hospital ]]> Fri, 02 Oct 2015 20:09:47 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/lego_final.jpg
Legoland turns Rady Children's Hospital into a spooky space for its patients, just in time for Halloween.]]>
<![CDATA[FWSD 2015: "Art & Beauty" Recap]]> Sat, 03 Oct 2015 09:29:58 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/01_FWSD-10.1.15-WM.jpg
NBC 7 Fashion Correspondent Lindsay Webdell shares a recap of the first night of Fashion Week San Diego 2015, in all of its glamorous glory.

Photo Credit: Fashion Week San Diego/Naugle Photography]]>
<![CDATA[Balboa Park Ranked Among Great Public Spaces]]> Fri, 02 Oct 2015 06:37:31 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/balboa+park+generic.JPG
San Diego's iconic Balboa Park was ranked among one of the American Planning Association’s six "Great Public Spaces in America" in a list that recognizes 15 neighborhoods, streets and public spaces.]]>
<![CDATA[Miramar Air Show Promises Blue Angels, Fireworks ]]> Fri, 02 Oct 2015 07:33:04 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/miramar+air+show.jpg
'A Salute to Veterans and Their Families' is the theme for the annual MCAS Miramar Air Show, which ‘takes off’ Friday as part of Fleet Week.]]>
<![CDATA[San Diego’s Must-Try Sandwich Spots]]> Wed, 30 Sep 2015 14:32:33 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Hungry-Bear-Deli-FB.jpg
A look at some of the best sandwiches found at San Diego eateries ranked highly by food lovers on Yelp.

Photo Credit: The Hungry Bear Deli/Facebook
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<![CDATA[Kids Get in Free at Museums, Zoo in October]]> Fri, 25 Sep 2015 11:12:13 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/birch_aquarium.jpg
October is a good month to be a kid in San Diego: local museums and other popular attractions are offering free admission to kids all month long.

Photo Credit: math.ucsd.edu]]>
<![CDATA[Win Tickets to CRSSD Festival!]]> Thu, 01 Oct 2015 12:33:52 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/AP120608165995.jpg
CRSSD Festival returns to Waterfront Park on Oct. 10-11 -- and we're giving away FOUR tickets to one lucky winner!

Photo Credit: AP]]>
<![CDATA[Opening Date for New Local Target Stores]]> Thu, 01 Oct 2015 08:54:20 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Target_Exterior_SPark_Rendering_t620.jpg
Target Corp. plans an Oct. 7 opening for its two previously announced new San Diego stores.

Photo Credit: Rendering courtesy of Target Corp.
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<![CDATA[Petco Park Baby Reunites With Nurse, EMT]]> Wed, 30 Sep 2015 13:49:33 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Petco-Park-Baby-Reunion-Vid.jpg
A baby boy born last week at San Diego’s Petco Park headed back to the ballpark Tuesday night – this time so he and his parents could reunite with the nurse and an EMT who helped their family.

Photo Credit: Courtesy of San Diego Padres]]>
<![CDATA[Surfer Captures Close Encounter With Whale]]> Wed, 30 Sep 2015 09:31:21 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Coronado+surfer+whale+0929.JPG
A surfer at Silver Strand State Beach on Coronado Island caught more than a wave on Tuesday morning when he captured a close encounter of a gray whale.

Photo Credit: Daron Case]]>
<![CDATA[WATCH: SWAT Officer Dances the 'Nae Nae']]> Thu, 01 Oct 2015 13:12:46 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/SWAT-Dance-0930.jpg
Who knew SWAT officers had such good dance moves? An officer with the Oceanside Police Department (OPD) was recently caught on video dancing the “Nae Nae” in a clip gone viral.

Photo Credit: Oceanside Police Department
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<![CDATA[Preview: San Diego Film Festival 2015]]> Tue, 15 Sep 2015 15:48:03 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/219*120/indiefilmspic.jpg
Movie buffs, this one is for you: the San Diego Film Festival is coming to town for five days of screenings, panels and everything that pertains to the art of filmmaking.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[San Diego Has 2nd Best Burrito in America]]> Mon, 28 Sep 2015 16:25:16 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/214*120/Nicos+mexican+food.jpg
The Daily Meal named three local eateries, including that ranked at No. 2, on its best burrito list.

Photo Credit: Yelp]]>
<![CDATA[How Mini Horses Are Helping Cancer Patients and Kids in SD]]> Sun, 27 Sep 2015 16:05:38 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/therapy+horse+CG+09272015.jpg
A Ramona woman has overcome great personal challenges to create a non-profit that uses the power of animal companionship to help hospice patients and children in need of some extra love and care.
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<![CDATA[San Diego Breweries Win Big in National Competition]]> Thu, 01 Oct 2015 14:38:17 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/beer+bottles+generic+edit.jpg
San Diego-based breweries take home bronze, gold, and silver medals in a national competition.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Discount Retailer Opens New Store in National City]]> Tue, 29 Sep 2015 07:48:09 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Shopping-generic-0509.jpg
Pleasanton-based retailer dd’s Discounts recently opened a new store in National City, marking its seventh location in San Diego County.

Photo Credit: NBCSanDiego
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<![CDATA[Preview: San Diego Music Awards]]> Tue, 29 Sep 2015 13:12:06 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/20141006-335C4213.jpg
The 25th annual San Diego Music Awards are on Oct. 5 at 7 p.m. at Humphrey’s By the Bay. Proceeds benefit the San Diego Music Foundation’s Guitar & Banjos for Schools programs.]]>
<![CDATA["Play It Forward" to Help Museum Continue Offering Free Lessons]]> Sun, 27 Sep 2015 16:15:13 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/guest+7A+09272015.jpg
One local museum is offering free music lessons for thousands of children throughout San Diego. To help them continue offering the services, they are hosting a "Okay it Forward" gala.

Photo Credit: NBC7]]>
<![CDATA[Rescued Ex-Circus Tiger Dies at Alpine Sanctuary]]> Sun, 27 Sep 2015 13:01:46 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Greece+tiger+Phevos.jpg
A former circus tiger from Italy that found its home halfway around the world in San Diego passed away at the sanctuary where he lived on Friday.]]>
<![CDATA[Rare Australian Jellyfish Spotted Off San Diego Coast]]> Sat, 26 Sep 2015 21:43:15 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/jellyfish+pic-PIC_0.jpg
When researchers first got a call saying there were dozens of jellyfish swimming off the San Diego coast, they did not expect to find this rare jellyfish.

Photo Credit: NBC 7]]>
<![CDATA[Woman Gives Birth to Petco Park's First Baby]]> Fri, 25 Sep 2015 15:54:16 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Petco-Park-Generic-Garske.jpg
A woman gave birth at Petco Park Thursday night as San Diego played the San Francisco Giants.

Photo Credit: Monica Garske
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<![CDATA[Win Tickets to See Florence & the Machine!]]> Fri, 25 Sep 2015 14:55:30 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/175*120/GettyImages-475788628.jpg
Florence & the Machine are coming to Viejas Arena on Oct. 14 and we're giving away FOUR tickets to the show!]]>
<![CDATA[Star Wars at Disneyland: Some Classics to Close (for a Time)]]> Fri, 25 Sep 2015 19:19:05 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/6_09_DLR_103014fantasmic.jpg
The train and to-dos around the Rivers of America will shutter as Star Wars construction starts up.

Photo Credit: Paul Hiffmeyer]]>
<![CDATA[San Diego Blues Festival]]> Mon, 28 Sep 2015 11:41:03 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/blues+festival.JPG
NBC7's Marianne Kushi talks to San Diego Food Bank's CEO Jim Floros about the Blue Festival and fundraiser this weekend on the waterfront.

Photo Credit: NBC7]]>
<![CDATA[2015 Celebrity Sightings in San Diego]]> Thu, 24 Sep 2015 16:41:32 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/KARDASHIANSD.jpg
San Diego is only a two-hour drive south of Hollywood, so celebrities are bound make the trek for a quick getaway from time to time. Here are some photos of celebrity sightings in San Diego in 2015.

Photo Credit: Twitter/Kim Kardashian West]]>
<![CDATA[Yard House Opens in Mission Valley]]> Thu, 24 Sep 2015 14:27:35 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Yard-House-FB1.jpg
Yard House – a restaurant and bar known for its extensive selection of draft beer – has opened a brand-new, 11,000-square-foot location in Mission Valley, complete with 130 taps.

Photo Credit: Yard House/Facebook]]>
<![CDATA[Caregivers Hand-Rear Tiger Cub at Safari Park]]> Thu, 24 Sep 2015 14:43:45 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/tiger+cub.JPG
Caregivers at the Safari Park are hand-rearing a newly born Sumatran tiger cub. The cub, born just before 2 am on September 14, is being cared for around the clock.

Photo Credit: San Diego Zoo]]>
<![CDATA[Relocated, PB Trader Joe’s Opens]]> Thu, 24 Sep 2015 11:03:44 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/trader+joes.jpg
After a recent relocation, a Trader Joe’s grocery store in Pacific Beach celebrated its grand opening Thursday morning at its brand new digs.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[You Know It's Fall in San Diego...]]> Tue, 06 Oct 2015 08:04:24 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Bates-Nut-Farm-Pumpkins.jpg
Pumpkin patches, apple picking, football and ice rinks can only mean one thing: it's fall in San Diego. As the season turns, enjoy these fun fall activities that remind us, once again, that we truly do live...

Photo Credit: Bill Paulson
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<![CDATA[San Diego’s Best Burgers: Part 3]]> Wed, 23 Sep 2015 12:38:51 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Annys-Fine-Burgers-FB-1.jpg
The third installment of its kind, here's a round-up of some of the best burgers found at eateries across San Diego County that have Yelpers raving.

Photo Credit: Anny's Fine Burgers/Facebook
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<![CDATA[Petco Park Plans 'Basketball Festival']]> Wed, 23 Sep 2015 15:56:22 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Bill-Walton-BBALL-Fest-rendering.jpg
San Diego’s downtown ballpark will trade its field for a court later this year as it hosts the first college basketball game in the venue’s history, plus a week-long festival fronted by a local NBA legend.

Photo Credit: NBC 7 San Diego]]>
<![CDATA[National Sea Otter Awareness Week ]]> Thu, 24 Sep 2015 12:15:15 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/otter7.JPG
Whitney Southwick talks with a trainer from SeaWorld about National Sea Otter Awareness Week and how guests can learn more about otters at SeaWorld.

Photo Credit: NBC7]]>
<![CDATA[Penguins, Patients Parade Through Rady Children's Hospital]]> Wed, 23 Sep 2015 10:42:10 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/penguin+walk.JPG
Young patients who are too sick to leave the hospital got a little walk on the wild side, courtesy of two Magellanic penguins.]]>
<![CDATA[Small Grocery Chain to Host Beer & Food Pairing]]> Tue, 22 Sep 2015 15:39:52 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Barons-Beer-Pairing.jpg
This may make the task of grocery shopping more palatable: Barons Market is set to host a beer and food pairing event next week that will make the stores’ backrooms look more like speakeasies.

Photo Credit: JLK Photography for Pizza Port Brewing Company]]>