<![CDATA[NBC Bay Area - Bay Area Real Estate, Photo Galleries, Homes, and Apartments]]> Copyright 2014 http://www.nbcbayarea.com/the-scene/events http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/nbc_bayarea_blue.png NBC Bay Area http://www.nbcbayarea.com en-us Sat, 23 Aug 2014 10:37:23 -0700 Sat, 23 Aug 2014 10:37:23 -0700 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Bay Area Ice Rink Open for Business]]> Wed, 06 Nov 2013 15:13:42 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/160*120/skating_rink.jpg
Ice skate to your heart's content in the City

Photo Credit: AP]]>
<![CDATA[$100,000 "Ultimate Box Set" Sold and Delivered]]> Tue, 22 Oct 2013 19:52:24 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/188*120/UBS+Deliver-005.jpg
Fan of The Residents receives the first of 10 refrigerator-filled Ultimate Box Sets with over 150 items from the group’s 40+ year career.

Photo Credit: Theory of Obscurity ]]>
<![CDATA[The Residents' Ultimate Box Set #1]]> Tue, 22 Oct 2013 18:26:22 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/182*120/UBS+Deliver-003.jpg
A peak inside the $100,000 Ultimate Box Set from The Residents.

Photo Credit: Theory of Obscurity: a film about The Residents]]>
<![CDATA[Publishing Legend Ron Turner Roast Kept Everyone Laughing]]> Mon, 21 Oct 2013 11:46:57 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/Ron+Turner+Roast2.JPG
Local icon and institution Ron Turner and his Last Gasp Publishing house got roasted by the Litquake organization and received their prestigious Barbary Coast Award.

Photo Credit: Josh Keppel]]>
<![CDATA[The Tech Brings "Star Wars" to Silicon Valley]]> Tue, 15 Oct 2013 19:47:52 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/160*120/budman4.jpg
"Star Wars" the exhibit, is about to open at San Jose's Tech Museum of Innovation.]]>
<![CDATA[Remembering Man Who Brought Music to Tenderloin]]> Fri, 13 Sep 2013 18:26:17 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/kathylooper.jpg
They called Leroy Looper the father of the Tenderloin.

Photo Credit: Kathy Looper]]>
<![CDATA[Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Returns for Lucky 13th Edition]]> Thu, 03 Oct 2013 15:39:31 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/160*120/5E8C905C-BFEB-47B8-A4FB-C76D58E8A001.jpeg
Boz Scaggs, the Flatlanders, Patty Griffin, Paul Kelly, Conor Oberst, Emmylou Harris, The String Cheese Incident, the Devil Makes Three....

Photo Credit: Stephanie Chuang]]>
<![CDATA[Kathleen Madigan Telling Jokes at Yoshi’s SF]]> Tue, 17 Sep 2013 23:47:28 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/9-6-2013-Kathleen-Madigan.jpg
Kathleen Madigan is often called the funniest person in the room—typically by fellow comics like Lewis Black and Ron White—and she will aim to keep that distinction at Yoshi’s in San Francisco on Sat.,

Photo Credit: Luzena Adams ]]>
<![CDATA[Burning of The Man]]> Sun, 08 Sep 2013 23:25:53 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/BM+2013+Burn-006.JPG
The Man burned Saturday night, capping off Burning Man 2013, a week which will surely be remembered as having perfect weather, day and night, incredible art cars and art, including two beautiful...

Photo Credit: Josh Keppel]]>
<![CDATA[Melissa Etheridge Returning to Mountain Winery]]> Tue, 03 Sep 2013 13:29:23 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/9-3-2013-melissa-etheridge.jpg
Rock ‘n’ roll stalwart Melissa Etheridge is not just whistlin’ Dixie when she says that Mountain Winery in Saratoga is one of her favorite venues to perform. “It truly is,” Etheridge says.

Photo Credit: James Minchin III]]>
<![CDATA[80s-Themed Regeneration Tour Visits Mountain Winery]]> Mon, 26 Aug 2013 11:50:34 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/160*150/AndyBell_headshot.jpg
With celebrity deejays collecting million-dollar Vegas paydays to spit remixed cuts, wouldn’t you rather see some electronic dance music pioneers actually perform live?

Photo Credit: Courtesy of Reach NYC]]>
<![CDATA[San Francisco's Famed Wax Museum Shuts Doors]]> Wed, 14 Aug 2013 19:29:20 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/160*120/elvira2.JPG
This year marked the museum’s 50th anniversary of the San Francisco Wax Museum - and it will be it’s last

Photo Credit: Joe Rosato Jr.]]>
<![CDATA[Cheech and Chong Bring "Musical Comedy" to America's Cup Pavilion]]> Sat, 10 Aug 2013 14:16:14 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/209*120/8-5-2013-cheech-chong.jpg
Cheech and Chong have been cracking each other and audiences up for more than 40 years. So which of them is aging better?

Photo Credit: Paul Mobley]]>
<![CDATA[SNL Comic Comes to Cobb's in San Francisco]]> Mon, 05 Aug 2013 08:42:41 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/Cecily+Strong+on+SNL.jpg
Ever wondered what Lorne Michaels sees during cast auditions for “Saturday Night Live?”

Photo Credit: Dana Edelson/NBC]]>
<![CDATA[Need Burning Man 2013 Tickets? Hours Left to Sign Up ]]> Thu, 01 Aug 2013 13:00:06 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/BM+Cargo+Tix.JPG
Registration for final Burning Man ticket sale starts August 2, but “Burner Profile" must be created by 6 p.m. August 1 to be eligible.

Photo Credit: Josh Keppel]]>
<![CDATA[Burning Man Complete Coverage]]> Thu, 01 Aug 2013 10:21:36 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/160*120/BM+Burn+Night-043.JPG
Burning Man is an annual art event and temporary community based on radical self expression and self-reliance in the Black Rock Desert of Nevada.

Photo Credit: Josh Keppel]]>
<![CDATA[Comedian Paul Mooney Ready for Yoshi's]]> Sat, 20 Jul 2013 09:17:48 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/189*120/Paul_Mooney%282013%29.jpg
With racial tension permeating the country—not to mention the seemingly constant barrage of racist comments flying around on TV and the radio—comedian Paul Mooney is ready to get back to work in the Bay...

Photo Credit: Courtesy of Jill Newman Productions]]>
<![CDATA["Fruitvale Station" Premieres in Oakland]]> Fri, 21 Jun 2013 11:39:23 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/160*120/fruitvale+-+octavia+spencer.JPG
The premiere of the Oscar Grant film "Fruitvale Station" brought out a little bit of Hollywood and family on the red carpet inside the Grand Lake Theatre in Oakland.

Photo Credit: NBC Bay Area]]>
<![CDATA[Ke$ha Upsets Fans of The Residents]]> Wed, 19 Jun 2013 20:38:28 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/160*120/Kesha+Residents.JPG
Ke$ha is using tuxedo-wearing eyeball heads as backup dancers for current tour.

Photo Credit: candicefan2 on Youtube]]>
<![CDATA[Bay Bridge Light Show Will Go On]]> Mon, 17 Jun 2013 18:39:04 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/bridge24.jpg
The Bay Bridge light show will go on now that the problem has been identified

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Les Claypool to Play Benefit for Local Fisherman]]> Tue, 11 Jun 2013 22:37:43 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/160*120/Claypool+Duo-001.JPG
Bassist to help fellow fisherman after accident.

Photo Credit: Josh Keppel]]>
<![CDATA[Les Claypool's Duo de Twang 2.0]]> Tue, 11 Jun 2013 13:53:44 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/Claypool+Duo-003.JPG
Les Claypool's Duo de Twang premiered with Bryan Kehoe at the Terrapin Crossroads in San Rafael before touring the US.

Photo Credit: Josh Keppel]]>
<![CDATA[Photos: New York City's Spectacular Fireworks Display]]> Sat, 29 Jun 2013 12:50:54 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/160*120/AP100704041951.jpg
The nation's largest fireworks show lit up the sky in a burst of red, white and blue over the Hudson River straddling New York and New Jersey on Sunday night.

Photo Credit: AP]]>
<![CDATA[Bay Area TV Host Aisha Tyler Performs in SF]]> Mon, 03 Jun 2013 08:47:48 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/181*120/AishaTyler+photo+credit++Ben+Mark+Holzberg+FX.jpg
When Aisha Tyler returns to her native San Francisco to perform at Cobb’s Comedy Club on June 7 and 8, will it be her or a comedic clone?

Photo Credit: Ben Mark Holzberg]]>
<![CDATA[Bjork's Bay Area Residency Finishes with Mike Patton]]> Thu, 30 May 2013 15:04:26 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/160*121/Bjork-001.JPG
Bjork played three shows in Richmond in the course of a week.

Photo Credit: Josh Keppel]]>
<![CDATA[SF Zoo Introduces Baby Giraffe ]]> Thu, 30 May 2013 12:43:58 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/giraffemain.jpg
San Francisco Zoo announces the birth of a reticulated giraffe

Photo Credit: San Francisco Zoo]]>
<![CDATA[Primus Sails the Seas of 5.1 Surround Sound]]> Thu, 23 May 2013 23:48:27 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/claypool1.jpg
Primus' Sailing the Seas of Cheese out now with new 5.1 surround sound mix, complete with Blu-ray video experience.

Photo Credit: Josh Keppel]]>
<![CDATA[Bay to Breakers to Draw Thousands to City]]> Sat, 18 May 2013 11:07:36 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/187*120/Galib+Ahmad_1.jpg
San Francisco police and other city departments are preparing for the 102nd Bay to Breakers race on Sunday with added security measures following the bombings at the Boston Marathon last month.]]>
<![CDATA[Hooters Welcomes Moms With Kids for Mother's Day]]> Fri, 10 May 2013 16:07:26 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/hooters1.jpg
The chain famous for buffalo wings served by waitresses clad in tight tank tops and short shorts, Hooters will attempt to draw more women into its restaurants this Mother’s Day, May 12, 2012, with a free meal --...

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Plans for Castro Strip Club Sets Neighborhood Abuzz]]> Mon, 06 May 2013 16:15:26 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/sarahpalineffigy.jpg
Plans to open up an expensive, upscale male strip club in the Castro have created quite the stir.

Photo Credit: Adam Lau]]>
<![CDATA[Rolling Stones Play Bay Area This Week]]> Sun, 05 May 2013 14:43:19 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/156942071.jpg
Band to perform in Oakland and San Jose in the coming days

Photo Credit: Getty Images/Ian Gavan]]>
<![CDATA[Comedian Kristen Schaal Play Nob Hill Masonic]]> Sat, 04 May 2013 16:25:39 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/2010bobsburgers2.jpg
Fans of comedian Kristen Schaal’s character, Louise, on the hit, animated show, “Bob’s Burgers,” better bust out their bunny ears because she will be sporting some in San Francisco next Saturday.

Photo Credit: Fox]]>
<![CDATA[Burning Man's Lawsuit Over New Fees Moves Ahead]]> Tue, 30 Apr 2013 14:25:19 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/160*120/BM+2012-029.JPG
A local law in Pershing County, Nevada -- where Burning Man is held every year -- seeks to extract new fees from the event, according to organizers, who have sued.

Photo Credit: Josh Keppel]]>
<![CDATA[Rocky Horror Picture Show 40th Anniversary Tribute]]> Fri, 26 Apr 2013 15:35:41 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/218*120/Rocky+Tribute+poster+cropped.jpg
As originator of the role of Magenta, the demented Transylvanian housekeeper, actress Patricia Quinn has seen her share of screenings of “The Rocky Horror Picture Show.”

Photo Credit: Chris Hatfield]]>
<![CDATA[Coachella Week 2]]> Wed, 01 May 2013 11:17:14 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/167091636.jpg
Check out the action at the second week of Coachella.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[New San Francisco Exploratorium Museum]]> Tue, 09 Apr 2013 18:41:29 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/160*120/exploritoriummirror.JPG
Here's a look at just some of the magic inside the new SF Exploratorium

Photo Credit: Joe Rosato Jr. ]]>
<![CDATA[Exploratorium Lifts Curtain For Museum Sneak Peek]]> Wed, 10 Apr 2013 06:29:53 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/160*120/exploratoriumview.JPG
San Francisco Exploratorium set to open in new $300M digs

Photo Credit: Joe Rosato Jr.]]>
<![CDATA[Collection of Short Films and Comedy With Bay Area Connection]]> Tue, 09 Apr 2013 11:34:40 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/lyon.jpg
On Thursday, Lyon is presenting “Say Hello to My Little Funny,” a unique collection of short films made by comedians with filmmakers who have strong ties to the Bay Area comedy scene.

Photo Credit: Courtesy of Grant Lyon]]>
<![CDATA[Sculpture Park Rises Up in Oakland]]> Fri, 05 Apr 2013 19:33:24 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/218*120/sculpture4.jpg
Many people are surprised to find the structures.]]>
<![CDATA[Sculpture Park Rises Up in Downtown Oakland]]> Sat, 06 Apr 2013 07:41:19 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/218*120/sculpture4.jpg
A former parking garage in downtown Oakland is transforming into a showcase for art.]]>
<![CDATA[MOMA Packing Up for a Big Move]]> Wed, 03 Apr 2013 18:27:39 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/160*120/moma1.jpg
With the days counting down until San Francisco's MOMA two-year planned hiatus for renovations, workers are busily packing up nearly 30,000 pieces of art for the big move. Joe Rosato Jr. reports.

Photo Credit: Joe Rosato Jr.]]>
<![CDATA[Star Wars at the San Jose Tech Museum]]> Thu, 28 Mar 2013 14:29:00 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/181*120/StarWars03.28.13.jpg
The latest exhibit to arrive at the Tech Museum in San Jose is all about Star Wars.]]>