<![CDATA[NBC 7 San Diego - Dining, shopping and nightlife]]>Copyright 2017https://www.nbcsandiego.com/entertainment/the-scene http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/KNSD+RSS+Feed+logo+blue.png NBC 7 San Diego https://www.nbcsandiego.comen-usThu, 14 Dec 2017 02:45:01 -0800Thu, 14 Dec 2017 02:45:01 -0800NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Incredible Holiday Lights in San Diego Neighborhoods]]> Wed, 13 Dec 2017 15:34:54 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Starlight-Circle-4.jpg
'Tis the season for twinkling lights and festive decorations. In San Diego County, there are many neighborhoods that take the spirit of the season up a notch, creating holiday light displays for all to enjoy.

Photo Credit: Monica Garske
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<![CDATA[Italian Eatery Coming to The Hub Hillcrest Market]]> Wed, 13 Dec 2017 08:11:53 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Maestoso_rendering_t670.jpg
A new Italian Restaurant – Maestoso – is scheduled to open in early 2018 at The Hub Hillcrest Market, 1040 University Ave.

Photo Credit: Courtesy of Marco Maestoso
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<![CDATA[San Diego Symphony Shares Sounds of the Season]]> Tue, 12 Dec 2017 13:21:13 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/San_Diego_Symphony_Shares_Sounds_of_the_Season.jpg
The San Diego Symphony will share the festive sounds of the season with its upcoming "Noel Noel" concerts this weekend. The shows featuring Christmas classics have become a San Diego tradition...]]>
<![CDATA[Things to Do This Weekend: Dec. 14-17]]> Tue, 12 Dec 2017 13:22:21 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Christmas-Ornaments-Generic.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[Where to See the San Diego Bay Parade of Lights]]> Tue, 12 Dec 2017 09:57:26 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/ParadeofLIghts20161211_5.jpg
Ahoy, matey! Boats decked out in glimmering, festive lights cruising the San Diego Bay can only mean one thing: a beloved holiday parade is back, continuing a longtime tradition started by the local boating...

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<![CDATA[Photos: Inside Elvis and Priscilla Presley's Honeymoon Home]]> Wed, 13 Dec 2017 11:16:51 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/knbc-elvis-presley-palm-springs-home-tn.jpg
Elvis Presley's honeymoon hideaway in the Southern California desert is back on the market.

Photo Credit: The Associated Press/Rodeo Realty]]>
<![CDATA[Your #SanDiegoGram Photos]]> Sat, 02 Dec 2017 11:09:21 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/SD-Gram-1202-seanhovda.jpg
We want to show off your Instagram pictures. Just include the hashtag #SanDiegoGram.

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<![CDATA[Incredible Holiday Lights: Starlight Circle]]> Wed, 13 Dec 2017 15:34:10 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Starlight-Circle-4.jpg
Every year during the holiday season, a neighborhood in Santee known as Starlight Circle spreads cheer with an elaborate display of Christmas lights and decorations. The homes are decked out to the max, many of...

Photo Credit: Monica Garske]]>
<![CDATA[Deion Sanders' Texas Mansion Going Up for Auction: See Inside]]> Wed, 13 Dec 2017 18:56:51 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/deion-sanders-house-montclair-+%282%29.JPG
The Texas mansion once home to NFL Hall of Famer Deion Sanders, aka Prime Time, aka Neon Deion, is up for auction Thursday. The 29,000-square-foot home, now called Chateau Montclair, has nine bedrooms,...

Photo Credit: Mike Richard, NBC 5 News]]>
<![CDATA[Toddler's Distress Signal From Mall Santa's Lap Goes Viral]]> Tue, 12 Dec 2017 07:47:18 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/kerry-spencer-santa.jpg
A mother in Utah taught both of her children to sign using American Sign Language before they could speak. What she didn't expect was for her son to use his skill to communicate that he really didn't enjoy...

Photo Credit: Kerry Spencer | NBC 5 News
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<![CDATA[Free or Cheap Things to Do in San Diego]]> Sat, 25 Nov 2017 14:41:17 -0800 California Paddleboard Tours -- which is located at 1450 Harbor Island Dr. – offer hourly paddleboard rentals and self-guided excursions around Harbor Island. California Paddleboard Tour charges $16.99 per hour for the rentals, with a 2-hour minimum. The company will give you a map of paddleboard-friendly areas so that you can plan your route depending on your skill level.]]> California Paddleboard Tours -- which is located at 1450 Harbor Island Dr. – offer hourly paddleboard rentals and self-guided excursions around Harbor Island. California Paddleboard Tour charges $16.99 per hour for the rentals, with a 2-hour minimum. The company will give you a map of paddleboard-friendly areas so that you can plan your route depending on your skill level.]]> https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/California-Paddle-Board-Tours.jpg
You don't need to spend a fortune to have fun in this city.

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<![CDATA[Victory is Sweet: Small, Local Jam Business Wins Big]]> Tue, 12 Dec 2017 09:38:38 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Jackies-Jams-Facebook.jpg
Jams and jellies won the day in a hyperlocal version of “Shark Tank.”

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<![CDATA[See Inside the $2.5 Million ‘Saturday Night Fever’ House]]> Mon, 11 Dec 2017 15:25:40 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/saturday+night+live+house.jpg
The Bay Ridge house from the iconic disco film “Saturday Night Fever” is up for sale.

Photo Credit: AP/Ben Bay Realty Co.]]>
<![CDATA[Watch: National Zoo Pandas Tumble and Play in the Snow]]> Sun, 10 Dec 2017 21:23:28 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/166*120/5372165463_c280e3e589_z.jpg
After a weekend filled with snowflakes, hibernating and binge-watching - it's back to the daily grind. Getting some Monday motivation is never easy, but there's one thing that may get you into better spirits:...

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<![CDATA[Legendary Toy Store FAO Schwarz to Get New Home in NYC]]> Fri, 08 Dec 2017 11:12:28 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-56273259.jpg
Two years after it closed its famed location on Fifth Avenue, FAO Schwarz is reopening a new store in the heart of Midtown, according to reports. The iconic toy store will be moving to a new space at 30...

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<![CDATA[How to Pick the Perfect Christmas Tree]]> Sat, 02 Dec 2017 08:00:02 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Produce_Pete_Christmas_Trees.jpg
Produce Pete explains how to pick the perfect tree and how to care for it when you get home.]]>
<![CDATA[Chula Vista Recognizes ‘Candy Bowl Kindness’ Teen]]> Wed, 06 Dec 2017 10:39:46 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Lawrence-Malot-Chula-Vista-1205.jpg
A 15-year-old Chula Vista resident who filled an empty bowl with his own Halloween candy while out trick-or-treating in his community was recognized by the city Tuesday for his sweet gesture.

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<![CDATA[‘We’re Very Blessed’: Military Families Get Holiday Gifts]]> Wed, 06 Dec 2017 19:36:03 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/ASY-Holiday-Event-Anthony-Blonigen.jpg
Christmas trees, decorations, food and gifts filled a chapel in San Diego Wednesday as more than 1,000 military families filed in to receive goodies that will help get them through the holidays.

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<![CDATA[Indoor Rec Center Finds a Home in Carlsbad]]> Wed, 06 Dec 2017 08:33:48 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/houseofair_t670.jpg
House of Air, an indoor recreation center, has opened in a 34,000 square-foot space in Carlsbad.

Photo Credit: Courtesy of House of Air
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<![CDATA[Winter Preview: What to See in San Diego Theater]]> Thu, 23 Nov 2017 12:16:07 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/11-23-17-Jim+Cox+Old+Globe+Theo+Wargo-Staff-Getty-Hamilton.jpg
Take a look at some of the most anticipated shows opening in San Diego this December to February.

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<![CDATA[A.J. Croce Returns Home]]> Wed, 06 Dec 2017 11:46:18 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/AJ+Croce+Press+Photo+2017.jpg
A.J. Croce -- the San Diego born and bred singer/songwriter (and son of the late, great Jim Croce) -- returns home with his latest studio album and a Belly Up show on Jan. 3.

Photo Credit: Photo courtesy of Compass Records]]>
<![CDATA[Bride: UPS Lost My Dream Dress Weeks Before the Wedding]]> Wed, 06 Dec 2017 07:58:09 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/120517+lost+wedding+dress.jpg
Just weeks before a Virginia woman's wedding, UPS lost the dress of her dreams, but it looks like this story might have a happy ending. Elementary school teacher Mashaell Abedy couldn't believe her luck...

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<![CDATA[Pisco to Bring Peruvian Food to Carlsbad]]> Sat, 02 Dec 2017 15:53:24 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Pisco-Instagram.jpg
A modern Peruvian restaurant is bringing its flare – and lomo saltado, ceviches and empanadas – to San Diego’s North County, opening a second location in Carlsbad later this month.

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<![CDATA[San Diego's Holiday Season in Full Swing ]]> Sun, 03 Dec 2017 22:04:05 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/December-Nights-2016-8.jpg
A plethora of holiday events and parades gave a kick-start to San Diego's holiday season this weekend. Here's a list of more to come

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<![CDATA[What's Cooking at Liberty Public Market Today?]]> Fri, 22 Sep 2017 06:56:57 -0800 https://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[7th Annual Holiday Joy Ride]]> Mon, 04 Dec 2017 12:34:42 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/214*120/7th_Annual_Holiday_Joy_Ride.jpg
NBC 7's Whitney Southwick talks with San Diego County Bike Coalition about this year's Holiday Joy Ride on December 7th at 5:30 p.m. at Panama 66.]]>
<![CDATA[Carols by Candlelight]]> Mon, 04 Dec 2017 12:34:03 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Carols_by_Candlelight.jpg
Poway Mayor Steve Vaus talks with NBC 7's Whitney Southwick about this year's Carols by Candlelight event.]]>
<![CDATA[Eater SD: New Restaurant Offers On-Site Childcare]]> Fri, 01 Dec 2017 14:55:05 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Landons-Gourmet-Kitchen.jpg
Want to go out to dinner but can’t snag a babysitter? A new restaurant in San Diego’s North County is addressing the all-too-familiar plight of parents with an in-house childcare area.

Photo Credit: Courtesy of Landon's Gourmet Kitchen
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<![CDATA[San Diego Man Wins $750K With Lucky Lotto Ticket]]> Fri, 01 Dec 2017 12:51:48 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Mystery-Crossword-California-Lottery.jpg
With 10 little words and one lucky lottery ticket, a San Diego man recently won big – claiming a $750,000 prize.

Photo Credit: California Lottery]]>
<![CDATA[San Diego's Newest Tiger Cubs Now Have Names]]> Thu, 30 Nov 2017 12:26:19 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/TigerTwo_005_Med.jpg
The new names for the newest tiger cubs at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park.

Photo Credit: Ken Bohn/San Diego Zoo Global]]>
<![CDATA[Avoiding a Christmas Tree Fire: Calfire]]> Sun, 03 Dec 2017 21:13:44 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/179*120/ftw-xmas-parade-2008-083.jpg
The holidays can be a joyous time for bringing family together and enjoying festive Christmas traditions, but a house fire can destroy all of that and more.

Photo Credit: Frank Heinz]]>
<![CDATA[Jane Fonda Parts Ways With Her Swanky Beverly Hills Pad]]> Fri, 01 Dec 2017 20:11:48 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/knbc-jane-fonda-beverly-hills-house-tn.jpg
The two-time Oscar winner says she and her partner Richard Perry browsed through more than 30 houses before they purchased the two-story home in the celebrity-rich enclave of Trousdale Estates.

Photo Credit: Getty Images/Marc Angeles - Unlimited Style Photography]]>
<![CDATA[What to Expect at December Nights 2017]]> Fri, 01 Dec 2017 07:30:51 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/December-Nights-2016-9.jpg
Balboa Park is once again kicking off the holiday season with its flagship event: December Nights.

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<![CDATA[Little Italy's Tree Lighting & Christmas Village]]> Fri, 01 Dec 2017 13:16:12 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/little+italy+sign+generic+0103.jpg
NBC 7's Marianne Kushi talks with Chris Gomez of the Little Italy Association about this weekend's event.

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<![CDATA[Tim Pyles' Winter Wonderland of Shows]]> Fri, 01 Dec 2017 12:33:56 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Run+the+Jewels+1.30.17+Alex+Matthews+%285%29.jpg
'Tis the season for a show! We've got Run the Jewels, Metz, Jay-Z, X, Chicano Batman, and more coming our way this month -- scope the top picks from 91x's Tim Pyles.]]>
<![CDATA[Starlight Parade Returns to Chula Vista]]> Tue, 28 Nov 2017 14:47:35 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Chula-Vista-Starlight-Parade-3.jpg
Chula Vista is embracing the start of the holiday season with festive lights and holiday cheer this weekend with its longtime Starlight Parade in the heart of the community.

Photo Credit: Chula Vista Starlight Parade/Facebook
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<![CDATA[Jingle Bell Bachelor Bash]]> Thu, 30 Nov 2017 05:44:33 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Jingle_Bell__Bachelor_Bash.jpg
NBC 7 News Midday interview involving the charity event scheduled by the Junior League of San Diego for Saturday, Dec. 2.]]>
<![CDATA[WATCH LIVE: Rockefeller Center Tree Cam]]> Tue, 05 Dec 2017 05:08:10 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/rockefeller-tree-plaza-cam-1129.jpg
Watch a live feed of the Rockefeller Center Christmas tree around the clock.]]>
<![CDATA[For $250M, You Could Buy T. Boone Pickens' Texas Ranch]]> Wed, 29 Nov 2017 18:18:27 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/188*120/_MG_0845_A.jpg
Famed oilfield wildcatter, financier and corporate raider T. Boone Pickens is selling his prized ranch, which covers more than 100 square miles in the Texas Panhandle, for $250 million.

Photo Credit: Mesa Vista Ranch]]>
<![CDATA[The SoundDiego NYE Concert Guide]]> Tue, 12 Dec 2017 12:58:04 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/RFTC+Rocket+From+the+Crypt.jpg
With New Year's Eve right around the corner, why not make plans now to ring in 2018 with a concert? Here's our handy guide to San Diego's best live-music bets.]]>
<![CDATA[How to Watch the Rock Center Tree Lighting Wherever You Are]]> Wed, 29 Nov 2017 13:44:46 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/rock+center+tree+lighting.jpg
The annual lighting of the Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree is Wednesday, Nov. 29. Here's how to watch the star-studded event.

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<![CDATA[A New Space for Louie the Lion]]> Wed, 29 Nov 2017 20:59:01 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Louie-the-Lion-Alpine.jpg
The animal sanctuary Lions, Tigers and Bears in Alpine opened a new multi-acre habitat to their 12-year-old white lion Louie who was once owned by an exotic animal trainer.

Photo Credit: Mark Leimbach, NBC 7]]>
<![CDATA[Bands, Beers and Bowls: SoNo Fest & Chili Cook-off Returns]]> Wed, 29 Nov 2017 09:58:12 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Creepy+Creeps+by+John+Hancock.jpeg
The eighth annual SoNo Fest & Chili Cook-off returns Sunday, Dec. 3, with bands, beers -- and, of course, unique chili recipes galore.

Photo Credit: John Hancock]]>
<![CDATA[St. Nick Trick: USPS Lets Kids Get Replies Mailed From Santa]]> Mon, 27 Nov 2017 07:54:58 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/156628983-Santa-Claus-Replies-to-Letters.jpg
Want to give your kids a little extra Christmas magic this year? Now you can have a reply sent with a postmark from the North Pole to their letter to Santa Claus, through the U.S.

Photo Credit: Getty Images/iStockphoto]]>
<![CDATA[Rihanna's Beautiful NYC Penthouse for Sale for $16.95M]]> Thu, 30 Nov 2017 13:16:49 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/rihannas+bed+cropped.jpg
See inside Rihanna's New York City penthouse as it goes up for sale.]]>
<![CDATA[Giving Tuesday: What to Know Before You Donate]]> Tue, 28 Nov 2017 17:57:59 -0800 https://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/giving+tuesday+page.png
As thousands prepare to give on Tuesday, officials are warning holiday donors to make sure they aren’t giving their money to scams. The Better Business Bureau urged donors to research charities before giving to...

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