<![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-usWed, 24 May 2017 05:26:39 -0700Wed, 24 May 2017 05:26:39 -0700NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA['Movies in the Park' Return to San Diego This Summer]]> Tue, 23 May 2017 13:22:44 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Summer-Movies-Park-2015.jpg
San Diego’s beloved “Summer Movies in the Park” is back: a series of free, outdoor movie screenings at county and city parks now through the end of October.

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<![CDATA[See It: A Disney Water Park 15 Years After Abandonment]]> Wed, 24 May 2017 04:03:37 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/181*120/disneywater38.jpg
Walt Disney World's first theme park, Disney River Country, closed 25 years after debuting in 1976. It has remained shut for more than 15 years.

Photo Credit: SEPH LAWLESS]]>
<![CDATA[Mega Millions Ticket Worth $3M Sold in Chula Vista]]> Tue, 23 May 2017 17:56:46 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Mega+Millions+722.jpg
Someone who recently shopped at a liquor store in Chula Vista is very lucky: that person bought a Mega Millions lottery ticket that’s now worth more than $3 million.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Free or Cheap Things to Do in San Diego]]> Tue, 23 May 2017 13:38:29 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Balboa-Park-Art-After-Dark-SDMOA.jpg
You don't need to spend a fortune to have fun in this city.

Photo Credit: San Diego Museum of Art/Bauman Photographers]]>
<![CDATA[Things to Do This Weekend: May 25-28]]> Tue, 23 May 2017 12:07:27 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Pacific-Beach-Generic-Garske-0324.JPG
Looking for something fun to do this weekend? There's always something going on in America's Finest City.

Photo Credit: Monica Garske]]>
<![CDATA[Eater SD: Hillcrest's New Bistro & Nonprofit Taco Shop]]> Fri, 19 May 2017 12:24:04 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/BoBeau-Hillcrest-HeartworkHill.jpg
A nonprofit taco shop? That’s one of the fresh concepts taking shape at a hub in Hillcrest helmed by Cohn Restaurant Group. This week, Eater San Diego takes us into that new project, plus other scrumptious news...

Photo Credit: Heartwork Hill
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<![CDATA[The OB Street Fair Gets Cookin']]> Wed, 17 May 2017 11:03:53 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/179*120/ob-street-fair-homepageweb.jpg
The OB Street Fair & Chili Cook-Off is back and it's taking over the neighborhood on June 24 with food, beer, art -- and tons of music!]]>
<![CDATA[Your #SanDiegoGram Photos]]> Sat, 13 May 2017 12:43:44 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/SD-Gram-0513-pacbeachsd.jpg
We want to show off your Instagram pictures. Just include the hashtag #SanDiegoGram.

Photo Credit: Instagram/@pac_beachsd]]>
<![CDATA[Padres Offer Unique Ticket Deal]]> Tue, 23 May 2017 10:02:19 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/184*120/Petco+Park+Home+Opener+2017.JPG
For $99 you could attend five games ... or perhaps 16 games]]>
<![CDATA[New Superstore Opens on Mile of Cars]]> Tue, 23 May 2017 10:00:29 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Frank-Subaru-Superstore-Facebook.jpg
Frank Subaru debuted new 22,000-square-foot superstore on the National City Mile of Cars on May 22.

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<![CDATA[April the Giraffe's Baby Is Probably Bigger Than You]]> Sun, 21 May 2017 07:23:04 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/AP_17105735261797.jpg
In just over a month, the baby giraffe that gained a following when his mother, April, was pregnant with him, is growing up big and strong.

Photo Credit: Animal Adventure Park via AP
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<![CDATA[Sale Pending for Walt Disney's Technicolor Desert Retreat]]> Tue, 23 May 2017 04:02:11 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/knbc-walt-disney-palm-springs-house-tn-2.jpg
A Palm Springs home where Walt Disney and his wife spent their twilight years is in the process of being sold.

Photo Credit: Klint Watkins/Associated Press]]>
<![CDATA[See Inside Cyndi Lauper's Connecticut Estate, Now for Sale]]> Tue, 23 May 2017 04:53:27 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Cyndi+Lauper+and+house+1.jpg
Cyndi Lauper’s home in Stamford, Connecticut, is for sale, listed at $1.25 million. The French Country Colonial-style estate sits on the 1.58-acre property. The 3885-square-foot home's interior was designed...

Photo Credit: Berkshire Hathaway and Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[2017 Cannes Red Carpet]]> Sun, 21 May 2017 02:57:57 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/TryptichCannes.jpg
The 70th Cannes Film Festival opened Wednesday, May 17, in Cote D'Azur amid heightened security measures, restricted access and even an anti-drone system.]]>
<![CDATA[Locals Unite for San Diego River Days Event]]> Sat, 20 May 2017 15:09:47 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/SD+River+Days.jpg
The two-weekend celebration of the San Diego River included environmental education events for kids, hiking, service projects and more.

Photo Credit: NBC 7
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<![CDATA[What to Expect at 2017 San Diego County Fair]]> Fri, 19 May 2017 09:28:04 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/SanDiegoFairWomen.jpg
Explore the rough and tumble Wild West at this year's San Diego County Fair, complete with fair favorites like fried food, roller coasters and neon lights.

Photo Credit: NBC 7]]>
<![CDATA[Smart Streetlight Program Puts Parking In Palm of Your Hand]]> Fri, 19 May 2017 11:48:07 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/smart-street-light-san-diego.jpg
New streetlights are expected to help save San Diego money while saving energy and making parking downtown a lot easier.]]>
<![CDATA[Southern White Rhino Gives Birth After 16 Years of Infertility]]> Sat, 20 May 2017 09:06:42 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/southern+white+rhino+calf+san+diego+zoo+safari+park.jpg
After 16 years of infertility, a southern white rhino gave birth to a calf in April, the San Diego Zoo Safari Park announced Friday.

Photo Credit: San Diego Zoo Safari Park
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<![CDATA[Your Corner: Artist's Home is His Ultimate Masterpiece]]> Fri, 19 May 2017 09:00:20 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/193*120/hubbell+house.JPG
James Hubbell is an artist known all over the world, but his masterpiece is tucked away outside a tiny town in San Diego county, where few people have ever seen it.]]>
<![CDATA[As Competition Heats Up, Harrah’s Says It’s 'Funner']]> Fri, 19 May 2017 10:09:35 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Hasselhoff-Harrahs.jpg
Gearing up for what promises to be a competitive summer, the Harrah’s casino and resort northeast of Escondido is now marketing itself as Funner, Calif.

Photo Credit: Harrah's Resort Southern California
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<![CDATA[7-Eleven's Bring Your Own Cup Day Returns This Weekend]]> Wed, 17 May 2017 11:18:05 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/byocslurpee.jpg
Slurpee fans, rejoice! 7-Eleven is celebrating the start of "Slurpee season" with Bring Your Own Cup Day.

Photo Credit: Courtesy of 7-Eleven ]]>
<![CDATA[San Diego Kids Send Message: 'Come Together' ]]> Thu, 18 May 2017 11:52:37 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/ComeTogether.gif
San Diego children send a message to the rest of the world - "Come together."]]>
<![CDATA[San Diego Taco Fest Returns]]> Thu, 18 May 2017 11:36:07 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/San-Diego-Taco-Fest1.jpg
San Diego Taco Fest returns to downtown's Waterfront Park on May 20. Here's a look at what patrons can expect at the all-day festival that includes craft brews, live music and, of course, lots and lots...

Photo Credit: San Diego Taco Fest]]>
<![CDATA[Family, Fans Mourn Soundgarden Frontman Chris Cornell]]> Thu, 18 May 2017 11:46:03 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/195*120/ccIMG_19381.jpg
Rocker Chris Cornell, who gained fame as the lead singer of the bands Soundgarden and Audioslave, has died at age 52, and police said Thursday that his death is being investigated as a possible suicide.

Photo Credit: John Hancock]]>
<![CDATA[Thousands ‘Bike to Work’ in San Diego]]> Thu, 18 May 2017 10:12:41 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/BikeToWorkSD-2017-1.jpg
Equipped with helmets and water bottles, thousands of bicyclists put pedal to pavement Thursday for the annual Bike to Work Day in San Diego

Photo Credit: Twitter/iCommuteSD
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<![CDATA[Win Tickets to Horizon Carnival]]> Fri, 19 May 2017 18:49:30 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Le+Youth+Press+Photo.jpg
Red-hot DJ/producer Le Youth headlines Horizon Carnival on Saturday, May 27 -- and we're giving away four tickets to one lucky winner!

Photo Credit: Photo courtesy of Le Youth]]>
<![CDATA[SWMRS Take All]]> Fri, 19 May 2017 09:48:19 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/SWMRS+91x+X-Fest+2016+%289%29.jpg
Robin Roth's top weekend show picks include SWMRS at the Irenic, Dead Man's Party at Fiesta Del Sol, and Ann Wilson at the Belly Up.

Photo Credit: Alex Matthews]]>
<![CDATA[What to Expect at the 2017 San Diego County Fair]]> Fri, 19 May 2017 09:11:47 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/SDFair0517D.JPG
With a Wild West theme this year, the San Diego County Fair promises to be a rootin' tootin' stampedin' good time.

Photo Credit: NBC 7]]>
<![CDATA[National Trails Day: Find Your Path]]> Thu, 18 May 2017 09:37:29 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/CTTC170307094236_045maxwhittaker.jpg
The American Hiking Society event takes in a deep breath of air, and the view, on the first Saturday in June.

Photo Credit: Max Whittaker]]>
<![CDATA[Competition to Send Talented HS Performers to Broadway]]> Sun, 14 May 2017 10:25:25 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/5-14-17-Ben+Vereen+Awards+2016.JPG
The 20 local high school actors and actresses aiming for a chance to compete at The National High School Musical Theatre Awards have been announced.

Photo Credit: Broadway San Diego/Ben Vereen Awards]]>
<![CDATA[This Week in Our Scene & Small Business Spotlight]]> Sat, 13 May 2017 09:05:25 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/OB-Farmers-Market-Troy-Orem-4.jpg
From a new live music venue planned for the Del Mar Fairgrounds, to the 25th birthday of an Ocean Beach staple, here’s a look at some of the stories that shaped our Local Business Spotlight and San Diego...

Photo Credit: Troy Orem Photography]]>
<![CDATA[Customers Getting Chance at 'Marshmallow Only' Lucky Charms]]> Wed, 17 May 2017 10:15:45 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-455979736.jpg
For fans of one classic cereal, your dream has come true: Lucky Charms is giving away boxes full of just marshmallows. General Mills announced that, starting this month, 10,000 boxes of the sweet...

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<![CDATA[Lucky Charms to Give Away Boxes with Marshmallows Only]]> Wed, 17 May 2017 10:45:31 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/luckycharms.jpg
General Mills is holding a contest to give away 10,000 boxes of Lucky Charms filled with only marshmallows.]]>
<![CDATA[200 Nude Models to Descend on Times Square]]> Wed, 17 May 2017 07:47:30 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/173*120/7916naked.jpg
Nude and semi-nude people in Times Square, no big deal. Two hundred nude people in Times Square ... that's a little less ordinary. A non-profit called Human Connection Arts said Tuesday it plans a "public art...]]>
<![CDATA[Frank Lloyd Wright's Home in Chicago Suburb Listed at $1.07M]]> Tue, 16 May 2017 18:37:04 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/flw+house+thumb.jpg
Frank Lloyd Wright's iconic Laura Gale house is up for sale in a Chicago suburb, with an asking price of $1.075 million.

Photo Credit: VHT Studios/@Properties]]>
<![CDATA[Ducklings Waddle Up New Ramp at US Capitol Reflecting Pool]]> Tue, 16 May 2017 17:33:03 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/cms-%281%294.jpg
Ducklings are in luck! Two new ramps have been installed at the U.S. Capitol Reflecting Pool to provide easier water access to families of ducks -- and the ducklings have already figured out how to use the...

Photo Credit: Architect of the Capitol
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<![CDATA[The 'Donut Man' Draws Crowds to His Route 66 Shop]]> Tue, 16 May 2017 00:48:32 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-566026249.jpg
Nearly every morning since 1972, Jim Nakano has started his day at his Glendora doughnut shop with a cup of coffee and a fresh buttermilk doughnut. The two in hand, he greets new and longtime customers as they...

Photo Credit: Mark Boster/LA Times via Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[How to Make a Black-Eyed Susan]]> Mon, 15 May 2017 15:14:35 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/blackeyedsusan.jpg
The Black-Eyed Susan is the official drink of the Preakness. Find out how you can make one of your own while watching the race.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Playhouse's 'Escape to Margaritaville' Extended, Again]]> Sun, 14 May 2017 10:44:36 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Escape+to+Margaritaville+Cast+La+Jolla+Playhouse+Cropped.jpg
The musical, based off the music of Jimmy Buffet, kicked off La Jolla Playhouse's 2017-2018 season in early May.

Photo Credit: Jim Carmody/La Jolla Playhouse]]>
<![CDATA['Sweat San Diego' Fitness Expo]]> Sat, 13 May 2017 13:43:01 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Sweat-San-Diego1.JPG
Fitness enthusiasts gathered in San Diego Saturday for a new expo -- "Sweat San Diego" -- featuring exercise classes, food and wellness activities geared toward those looking to learn a little more about living...

Photo Credit: Megan Tevrizian]]>
<![CDATA[Locals Line Up for Lawn Mower Trade-In]]> Sat, 13 May 2017 11:56:51 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/cr+lawn+mower.jpg
The 18th annual “Mowing Down Pollution” event brought out locals looking for a great deal, who arrived at Qualcomm Stadium as early 4:30 a.m.

Photo Credit: Consumer Reports]]>
<![CDATA[Girl's Wedding Photos With Burrito]]> Mon, 15 May 2017 10:13:27 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/051217+main+burrito+wedding+photo.jpg
What if you loved a burrito so much you married it? A teenager in Loudoun County, Virginia, loved a burrito so much she had beautiful, backlit "wedding" photos taken with it. Her mother, a professional...

Photo Credit: Laura René Photography]]>
<![CDATA[PICS: 2017 Sun God Festival]]> Fri, 12 May 2017 11:38:18 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/UCSD+Sungod+Festival+2017+AM+%2820+of+20%29.jpg
Schoolboy Q, Bad Suns, DJ Mustard, Khalid and more brought UCSD's 2017 Sun God Festival to life on April 29.

Photo Credit: Alex Matthews]]>
<![CDATA[Eater SD: Cutwater Spirits Sets Sail]]> Fri, 12 May 2017 10:34:14 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Cutwater-Spirits-Heartwork-Hill.jpg
A highly-anticipated distillery, restaurant and bar combo started by a big local company made its debut this week in our drink and food scene. Eater San Diego shares details of that unveiling, plus other...

Photo Credit: Heartwork Hill
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<![CDATA[How to Write a Good Mother's Day Card]]> Fri, 12 May 2017 09:48:03 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/cardsGettyImages-488591684.jpg
You may not have decided on what to do for Mother's Day. But at least your mom can expect a card. Nearly 80 percent of Americans plan on purchasing greeting cards for the special women in their lives...

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<![CDATA[Get $20 Front Row Tickets to 'Escape to Margaritaville']]> Thu, 11 May 2017 20:46:52 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Escape+to+Margaritaville+Cast+La+Jolla+Playhouse+Cropped.jpg
Looking for a quick trip to Margaritaville?

Photo Credit: Jim Carmody/La Jolla Playhouse
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<![CDATA[Free Outdoor Movies Return to Liberty Station]]> Thu, 04 May 2017 12:53:12 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Liberty-Station-Second-Saturday-Cinema.jpg
San Diego’s Liberty Station will moonlight as an outdoor movie theater for the next six months as the venue hosts a series of free outdoor film screenings.

Photo Credit: Stacy Keck]]>
<![CDATA[2 Non-Stop Flights Offered From Europe to San Diego]]> Fri, 12 May 2017 08:50:42 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Condor-SD-Germany-4.jpg
Flying to Europe this summer just got easier, with two European airlines now offering non-stop flights directly from Germany and Switzerland to San Diego.

Photo Credit: San Diego County Regional Airport Authority]]>
<![CDATA[Balboa Park Pow Wow]]> Thu, 11 May 2017 13:57:49 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Balboa-Park-Pow-Wow-051117.jpg
Chamese Dempsey, Community Engagement Specialist, San Diego American Indian Health Center and Lisa Mann, an Oklahoma Seminole, visit with NBC 7's Marianne Kushi.  ]]>