<![CDATA[NBC 7 San Diego - Dining, shopping and nightlife]]> Copyright 2014 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 Mon, 21 Apr 2014 03:13:37 -0700 Mon, 21 Apr 2014 03:13:37 -0700 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Steve Martin’s Musical to Premiere at Old Globe]]> Sat, 19 Apr 2014 13:18:37 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/465277947.jpg
San Diego’s Old Globe Theater will host the world premiere of a stage musical by a comedy legend: Steve Martin.

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<![CDATA[Easter Egg-Stravaganzas Around San Diego]]> Sun, 20 Apr 2014 13:56:33 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/mission+beach+easter+egg+hunt+%2810%29.JPG
More than 2,000 children stormed the Salvation Army's Kroc Center in Rolando in search of about 17,000 colorful Easter eggs Saturday. Not to be outdone, more than 10,000 eggs spotted the sand at Mission Beach on...]]>
<![CDATA[Future of Carlsbad Strawberry Fields Worries Locals]]> Sat, 19 Apr 2014 16:46:39 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/carlsbadstrawberryfields.jpg
Popular strawberry fields in Carlsbad may sell more than fruit in the future and some of the field's visitors say their worried.]]>
<![CDATA[Weekend Events for April 17-20]]> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 15:39:55 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/easter-egg-generic722.jpg
Unlike Easter eggs, you don’t have to look hard to find great events this weekend in San Diego.

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<![CDATA[Shar Pei Puppy Wet-Suits Up for Water Rehab]]> Sat, 19 Apr 2014 09:54:13 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/shar+pei+puppy.JPG
A Shar Pei puppy’s swim therapy is making him even wrinklier as he works to get up on his own four paws.]]>
<![CDATA[San Diego's Cutest Critters ]]> Thu, 13 Mar 2014 17:14:46 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/baby+gorilla+0313+1.jpg
San Diego's own zoo babies and other adorable animal moments captured on camera.

Photo Credit: San Diego Zoo Safari Park]]>
<![CDATA[Alpine Hosts Recycling and Community Cleanup Event]]> Fri, 18 Apr 2014 14:54:59 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/82274596.jpg
In honor of Earth Day, Alpine is hosting a community cleanup and recycling day on Saturday, right in the heart of town.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Nordstrom Relocating Its Store Within Westfield UTC]]> Fri, 18 Apr 2014 12:26:53 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Nordstrom-Generic.jpg
Nordstrom Inc. plans to relocate its full-line department store in University Towne Center to a new space within the Westfield UTC mall, with a new two-level store expected to open in 2017.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Days-Old Kittens Shipped by Accident]]> Fri, 18 Apr 2014 07:46:58 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/cox+kittens+3.jpg
These two kittens are just a few weeks old, but they’ve already taken the trip of a lifetime. A worker at Cox Communications in San Diego County discovered the kittens inside a box of

Photo Credit: San Diego Humane Society]]>
<![CDATA[Ellen Surprises LA Film Student With "Cash for Kindness"]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 17:53:53 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/205*120/ellen-cash-d1ZY39EG.jpg
TV show host Ellen DeGeneres rewarded a Southern California film student with $1,000 for his act of kindness.

Photo Credit: The Ellen DeGeneres Show]]>
<![CDATA[Top Trending Buzzword: Emoji]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 15:46:15 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Emoji-Generic-SD-0417.jpg
Emoji. Futebol. Ghost Plane. We’re a quarter of the way into 2014 and those words – among various others – have been ranked the top trending buzzwords of the year, at least so far.

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<![CDATA[Foodie Fodder: Taste of Hillcrest]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 11:14:40 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/HillcrestSignGarske1.jpg
Foodies, prepare your bellies: the 14th annual Taste of Hillcrest is happening this Saturday, and things are bound to get delicious.

Photo Credit: Monica Garske]]>
<![CDATA[Craft Beer and Music Merge for Festival]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 12:25:02 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/craftbeersd.jpg
What’s better than a bunch of craft beer at an outdoor festival on a sunny San Diego day? Sippin’ on suds while listening to live music and supporting an important organization.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Tax Refund? Treat Yourself to a Magnificent Meal]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:39:03 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/waiter+2+generic.jpg
Got a little extra cash by way of a tax refund? Time to treat yourself to a fancy feast at one of these luxurious, local restaurants.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Birch Aquarium "Egg-stravaganza"]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 09:18:52 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Birch-Aquarium-0417.jpg
NBC 7's Sherene Tagharobi reports that a family-friendly way to celebrate Easter and learn something new will be offered at Birch Aquarium this weekend.]]>
<![CDATA[Your #SanDiegoGram Photos 2014 ]]> Mon, 14 Apr 2014 12:01:54 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/San-Diego-gram-Coffee-House.jpg
We want to show off your Instagram pictures. Just include the hashtag #SanDiegoGram.]]>
<![CDATA[Admiring the Blood Moon in San Diego]]> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 10:32:52 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Steve11p0414_1200x675_227552835589.jpg
As the "blood moon" lit up the skies, San Diegans admired the first lunar eclipse of 2014. NBC 7's Steven Luke reports.]]>
<![CDATA[Giraffe Calf Welcomed Back into Herd ]]> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 06:03:35 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/New+Giraffe+Leroy.jpg
After a brush with death and a three-month separation, a young giraffe received a warm welcome back into the San Diego Zoo Safari Park’s herd.

Photo Credit: Ken Bohn]]>
<![CDATA[Iconic San Diego Theater Set to Close]]> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 11:08:35 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Ken-Cinema-Kensington.jpg
A longtime movie theater in San Diego’s Kensington neighborhood is set to close.

Photo Credit: NBC 7 San Diego]]>
<![CDATA[Baby Orangutan Branches Out from Mom]]> Sat, 19 Apr 2014 05:53:07 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/aisha+baby+orangutan.JPG
A 5-month-old orangutan at the San Diego Zoo is branching out on her own, learning all about her unique set of climbing skills.]]>
<![CDATA[Concours d’Elegance Rolls Into La Jolla]]> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 13:24:40 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Concours-Delegance-1.jpg
Gearheads – and those who simply appreciate the beauty of a classic car – will get an opportunity to gaze at some fine fenders this weekend as the 9th Annual La Jolla Concours d’Elegance rolls into the...

Photo Credit: NBC 7 San Diego]]>
<![CDATA[Power Up Snacks With Protein]]> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 12:27:25 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Healthy-Protein-Snacks.jpg
NBC 7's Jason Austell speaks with San Diego-based registered dietitian Katie Ferraro about healthy snacks, specifically those packed with protein that can help you power up when your energy is low.]]>
<![CDATA[$100 Grilled Cheese Makes Debut]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 03:40:33 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/deca+grilled+cheese.jpg
A Chicago restaurant debuted a $100 grilled cheese sandwich in honor of National Grilled Cheese Month. The “Zillion Dollar Grilled Cheese” sandwich features Spanish black iberico ham, Oregon white...

Photo Credit: Deca Restaurant + Bar]]>
<![CDATA[Tapping Into North County's Brewery Scene]]> Thu, 10 Apr 2014 13:19:00 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Beer-Tap-Generic.jpg
Monday may have been National Beer Day for the rest of the world but, really, it’s nothing special for North San Diego. Locally, craft beer is an everyday staple and Yelp North County has the inside track...

Photo Credit: NBC 7 San Diego]]>
<![CDATA[Hard Rock Café Invites Patrons to ‘Sing for Supper’]]> Thu, 10 Apr 2014 17:48:09 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Singer-Generic.jpg
Are you ready to rock? Well, if you’re at least ready to pretend to be a rock star, a turn on the stage could help you score some free food at the Hard Rock Café in downtown San Diego.

Photo Credit: Clipart.com]]>
<![CDATA[Food Fun: College Area Taste]]> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 10:23:52 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Sliders-Generic.jpg
Looking to treat your taste buds this weekend? In terms of location, San Diego’s College Area may be your best bet as nearly two dozen restaurants take part in the College Area Taste event this Sunday.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Art Alive 2014]]> Wed, 09 Apr 2014 13:33:30 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Art-Alive-430A.jpg
NBC 7's Sherene Tagharobi reports on The San Diego Museum of Art's Annual "Art Alive" which features more than 120 floral interpretations of famous works in the museum's collection.]]>
<![CDATA[WATCH: Whale Spotted Off La Jolla Coast]]> Tue, 08 Apr 2014 12:31:26 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Whale-La-Jolla-Video-Raw.jpg
This is raw video shot from NBC 7 Newschopper showing a whale swimming in the water off the La Jolla coastline on Tuesday, April 8, 2014.]]>
<![CDATA[New Bike Path Opens in Oceanside]]> Tue, 08 Apr 2014 18:12:07 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Oceanside-Bike-Trail.jpg
A new portion of a bike path that will eventually span 44 miles from Oceanside to San Diego has been completed and is now open to bicyclists.

Photo Credit: SANDAG/YouTube]]>
<![CDATA[Burns Drugs Is Closing]]> Mon, 07 Apr 2014 14:39:05 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Burns-Drugs-closing-0407.jpg
Burns Drugs, one of La Jolla's oldest independently-owned retail stores, will close on April 15.

Photo Credit: NBC 7 ]]>
<![CDATA[Downtown Parking Mobile App in the Works?]]> Sat, 05 Apr 2014 17:49:01 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/470542793.jpg
Finding parking in downtown San Diego can be difficult, but what if there was an app for that?

Photo Credit: Bloomberg via Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[It’s Free Cone Day]]> Tue, 08 Apr 2014 14:33:12 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/ice+cream+scoop.jpg
Here’s something that will make you scream: Today is Ben & Jerry’s 35th Annual Free Cone Day.

Photo Credit: Shutterstock]]>
<![CDATA[Conan to Host from SD for Comic-Con 2015]]> Tue, 08 Apr 2014 07:31:57 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/456023519.jpg
Late night’s most distinctive redhead will be moving his operation to San Diego for Comic-Con International 2015.

Photo Credit: Getty Images for MerchantCantos]]>
<![CDATA[Windsurfing Returns to Lake Hodges]]> Sun, 06 Apr 2014 16:05:29 -0700 Digital Smith on Flickr]]> http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/windsurfing.jpg
For the first time in more than a decade, windsurfing will be allowed at Lake Hodges, City Councilman Mark Kersey announced Wednesday.

Photo Credit: Digital Smith on Flickr]]>
<![CDATA[Brewers Frustrated with FDA’s Proposed Grain Rule]]> Sun, 06 Apr 2014 03:57:15 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Beer-Tap-Generic.jpg
San Diego brewers are feeling heightened frustration over a new rule proposed by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) that could impact their businesses – as well as trickle down onto farmers.

Photo Credit: NBC 7 San Diego]]>
<![CDATA[San Diego Hits Up International Pillow Fight Day]]> Sat, 05 Apr 2014 20:45:04 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/2014+pillow+fight+day+sd+%283%29.jpg
The feathers flew around the world on Saturday -- International Pillow Fight Day 2014. In San Diego, the fight broke out at Children's Park downtown.]]>
<![CDATA[Toilet Paper Wedding Contest on a Roll]]> Mon, 07 Apr 2014 09:13:12 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/TP-Wedding-Dress.jpg
With 10 years running, you could say that a quirky competition known as the “Toilet Paper Wedding Contest” is truly on a roll.

Photo Credit: Courtesy Cheap-Chic-Weddings.com]]>
<![CDATA[Fashion With a Passion]]> Sat, 05 Apr 2014 14:37:48 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Passion4Fashion.jpg
NBC 7's weekend morning anchors speak with Chris Sichel of Make-a-Wish about Fashion With a Passion, a special fundraiser hosted at the Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising that raises money to make kids'...]]>
<![CDATA[San Diego Crew Classic Hits Mission Bay]]> Sat, 05 Apr 2014 09:49:14 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/SD-Crew-Classic1.jpg
Thousands of rowers from around the world will make their way to San Diego’s Mission Bay this weekend for the 41st Annual San Diego Crew Classic – the first major regatta of the year.

Photo Credit: John Audley]]>
<![CDATA[San Diego Mag: Best of North County]]> Fri, 04 Apr 2014 13:44:51 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/San-Diego-Trails-mag-0404.jpg
San Diego Magazine's executive editor Erin Meanly has a look at the Best of North County edition.]]>
<![CDATA[SD Mayors Fly Through “Top Gun” in Parody Video]]> Fri, 04 Apr 2014 18:53:27 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/top+gun+parody+sd+mayors.JPG
It’s the winning chance to see a cursing Jerry Sanders alongside a foul-mouthed Kevin Faulconer that we never thought we’d get – and in flight suits to boot.]]>
<![CDATA[San Marcos Hosts Spring Festival]]> Thu, 03 Apr 2014 11:38:48 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/spring+generic.jpg
Spring is here and San Marcos is celebrating with its annual seasonal shindig, set to take over the streets this Sunday.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Search For Memories of Dr. King]]> Fri, 04 Apr 2014 08:02:10 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/MLK-San-Diego-Visit-Skipper.jpg
As SDSU searches for memories of Dr. King's 1964 visit, some aren't surprised there are none.

Photo Credit: NBC 7 ]]>
<![CDATA[Why We Love San Diego Gallery II]]> Thu, 03 Apr 2014 10:12:39 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/WWLSD-1.jpg
More images showing why we love San Diego.]]>
<![CDATA[Butterfly Exhibit Opens to Public]]> Thu, 03 Apr 2014 09:24:46 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/butterfly+nose.jpg
Once a year, thousands of butterflies can be found at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park. This weekend that exhibit opens to the public. NBC 7's Elena Gomez reports.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Escondido Students Build Longest PB&J Sandwich ]]> Wed, 02 Apr 2014 18:06:12 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/PBJ-93.jpg
On Wednesday, students from Escondido Charter High School set out to make the longest PB&J sandwich in history.]]>
<![CDATA[PB Icon Featured in Slomo:The Movie]]> Thu, 03 Apr 2014 07:13:37 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Slomo-the-movie.jpg
The mystery of a Pacific Beach icon is unveiled in a new documentary.]]>
<![CDATA[Stars Steppin' Out: Aguilera, Celebrities in Paris]]> Fri, 18 Apr 2014 11:00:28 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/485384611.jpg
Celebrities are stepping out with style and sensibility on the red carpet.

Photo Credit: Alo Ceballos/GC Images/Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[April Events in North San Diego]]> Wed, 02 Apr 2014 13:40:54 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Best-of-NC-2012_edited-1.jpg
April showers or not, this month North San Diego is throwing its cares to the wind and celebrating the start of spring with a long list of local events.

Photo Credit: Vito Di Stefano]]>
<![CDATA[Petco Park Food Will Keep Fans Happy]]> Thu, 03 Apr 2014 11:47:30 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/hodads.jpg
San Diego Padres fans won't go home hungry with the new food options at Petco Park this season.

Photo Credit: Matthew Wood/NBC7 San Diego]]>