<![CDATA[NBC Bay Area - Dining, shopping and nightlife]]>Copyright 2018https://www.nbcbayarea.com/entertainment/the-scene http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/nbc_bayarea_blue.png NBC Bay Area https://www.nbcbayarea.comen-usSun, 24 Jun 2018 00:33:39 -0700Sun, 24 Jun 2018 00:33:39 -0700NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA['I've Never Seen That!': Pooch Up for Adoption Says 'Hello']]> Fri, 22 Jun 2018 09:59:23 -0700 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/maricopa+dog.jpg
An animal care center in Arizona says all of its dogs up for adoption are special, but Drew is particularly unique. This adorable bandanna-wearing pooch actually says hello (or that's what it sounds like).

Photo Credit: Maricopa County Animal Care & Control]]>
<![CDATA[Pixar Pier's Incredi-Opening at Disney California Adventure]]> Fri, 22 Jun 2018 06:35:04 -0700 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/pixarincredicoaster6_2018_DCA.1042.E.jpg
The Incredicoaster, Jessie's Critter Carousel, and a roster of characterful experiences is bouncing into the Anaheim theme park.

Photo Credit: Joshua Sudock/Disneyland Resort]]>
<![CDATA['Huge Cat Alert': 29-Pound Feline Finds Forever Home After Rescue]]> Thu, 21 Jun 2018 12:49:14 -0700 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/chubbs-phs-062018.jpg
A 29-pound cat who became an internet sensation after being rescued from the streets of Southern California has found a forever home. The stray Himalayan mix was found last week wandering the streets of...

Photo Credit: Pasadena Humane Society]]>
<![CDATA[Rival Restaurants, Analysts React to IHOP Name Change]]> Mon, 11 Jun 2018 14:46:53 -0700 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/061118ihobcorrect.jpg
The International House of Pancakes, commonly referred to as IHOP, created a social media frenzy last week, when it announced intentions to change its name to “IHOb.” But customers had to wait until Monday...

Photo Credit: Courtesy of IHOP
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<![CDATA['B-Hold' the New Name of Restaurant Formerly Known as IHOP]]> Mon, 11 Jun 2018 14:35:06 -0700 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/ihob.jpg
It wasn't bacon, breakfast or butternut squash, but lettuce tell you what the b stands for in the name of the restaurant formerly known as the International House of Pancakes, or IHOP.

Photo Credit: ihob
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<![CDATA[Taco Bell Dishing Out Free Tacos Thanks to Warriors' Win]]> Thu, 07 Jun 2018 13:38:33 -0700 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/214*120/DoritosLocosTaco.JPG
Free taco alert!

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<![CDATA[Remembering NYC Fashion Icon Kate Spade]]> Tue, 05 Jun 2018 14:13:35 -0700 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/kate-spade-gallery-1.jpg
A look back at fashion icon Kate Spade's life in pictures.

Photo Credit: AP]]>
<![CDATA[Shakira Lists Miami Beach Home for $11.6 Million]]> Mon, 04 Jun 2018 14:21:41 -0700 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/shakira+Selling+Miami+House.jpg
Shakira has listed the 6-bedroom, 7.5-bath Miami Beach property with her brother, Antonio Mebarak, a real estate agent, and Ana Lourdes Martinez, both of Douglas Elliman.

Photo Credit: Douglas Elliman/Getty]]>
<![CDATA[Tony Awards: Experts Explain Lesser-Known Categories]]> Thu, 31 May 2018 17:28:48 -0700 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/TRIO+-+Katrina+Lindsay+-+Bradley+King+-+Nigel+Hook+Tony+Awards+2017.jpg
The 2018 Tony Awards, the biggest night of the year for the theater community, are right around the corner. The awards celebrate excellence on Broadway.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[How to Register Your Organization for Clear the Shelters]]> Wed, 30 May 2018 15:58:37 -0700 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/CLEAR_THE_SHELTERS__National_Puppy_Day.jpg
The support our local stations received from participating animal shelters and rescues, who gave families the opportunity to adopt an animal in need by offering no-cost or waive fee adoptions, or waiving...]]>
<![CDATA[Top 10 Beaches in the US for 2018 Revealed]]> Fri, 25 May 2018 05:51:25 -0700 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Kapalua+1.jpg
Hawaii's the tops of Dr. Beach's Top 10 Beaches list in 2018, taking the number one spot and appearing twice on the list. Florida and North Carolina also had two entries on the annual list that ranks major...]]>
<![CDATA[Los Angeles Cheers on Hometown Girl, Meghan Markle]]> Fri, 18 May 2018 05:01:26 -0700 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Locals_Cheer_on_Hometown_Girl_Meghan_Markle.jpg
Los Angeles might be 5,000 miles from the United Kingdom but this city is gearing up for the royal wedding. Angie Crouch reports for the NBC4 News on Tuesday, May 15, 2018.]]>
<![CDATA[Out of This World! $85M Apartment Comes With Trip to Space]]> Thu, 17 May 2018 07:20:06 -0700 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/be57b4432a13173c3a043628fff5a814l-m0xd-w1020_h770_q80.jpg
The owner of a New York City condo who is trying to sell a luxurious condo in the famed Atelier building takes the word amenities to a whole other level — one could even say to a whole other world! For the price...

Photo Credit: Daniel Neiditch, River 2 River Realty ]]>
<![CDATA[Photos: See Inside the Maryland House Shaped Like a Mushroom ]]> Tue, 15 May 2018 13:10:01 -0700 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/051418+mushroom+house+outside+inside.jpg
The famous "Mushroom House" of Bethesda, Maryland, is going back on the market after an extensive renovation, its real estate agent told News4.

Photo Credit: Compass]]>
<![CDATA[Nintendo Bringing Back NES Classic — Again]]> Tue, 15 May 2018 05:43:23 -0700 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/4-24-17-nes-nintendo-classic-game.jpg
Nintendo announced that the NES Classic Edition will return to store shelves on June 29. The retro NES console was first released in 2016 and comes preloaded with 30 classic games.

Photo Credit: NBC Bay Area]]>
<![CDATA[Cannes in Photos: Best Moments on the Red Carpet]]> Tue, 15 May 2018 10:14:25 -0700 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-958774660.jpg
The Cannes International Film Festival kicked off Tuesday with Hollywood stars like Kristen Stewart, Cate Blanchett and Ava DuVernay arriving on the red carpet.

Photo Credit: Tristan Fewings/Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Pow! Wow! DC Transforms Streets Into Works of Art]]> Thu, 10 May 2018 08:37:47 -0700 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/powwow1.jpg
Kelly Towles, the festival's regional director, says the festival runs from May 5 until May 14 and is a celebration of art.]]>
<![CDATA[Prince's Turks & Caicos Mansion to Be Auctioned]]> Tue, 08 May 2018 09:32:17 -0700 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/prince+house+5.jpg
While many know of his Paisley Park estate, it appears Prince couldn't resist putting his purple mark elsewhere.

Photo Credit: Bernadette Hunt/Premiere Estates]]>
<![CDATA[Hello Again, Häagen-Dazs Free Cone Day]]> Tue, 08 May 2018 07:00:52 -0700 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/FallingConeImage960x480.jpg
The hours that fall between 4 in the afternoon and 8 in the evening? There are a few ways to break those down. It's a full 1/6 of the day, so, yeah, it's a good chunk of time.

Photo Credit: Häagen-Dazs]]>
<![CDATA[Met Gala 2018: Red Carpet Looks]]> Tue, 08 May 2018 09:41:47 -0700 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/metgala_thumb1.jpg
See Rihanna, Katy Perry, Ariana Grande and more dressed to this year's theme: "Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination."]]>
<![CDATA[Save the Date: Help Clear the Shelters on Aug. 18]]> Wed, 02 May 2018 17:30:16 -0700 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/CTS_2018_ROUGH_edit_5-152530654254200002.jpg
Clear the Shelters takes place Aug. 18 across the country. NBC and Telemundo stations are pleased to team up with hundreds of shelters nationwide for the fourth annual animal adoption drive.]]>
<![CDATA[MoviePass Changed Its Terms. Is It Still Worth It? ]]> Wed, 02 May 2018 16:12:07 -0700 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/AP_18117670520227-Moviepass.jpg
Over the summer, movie ticket startup MoviePass started offering its users one movie every day of the month for $10. Over the weekend, MoviePass changed its terms and conditions for new users, restricting them...

Photo Credit: Darron Cummings/AP, File]]>
<![CDATA[Cinco de Mayo: 5 Things You May Not Know]]> Sat, 05 May 2018 10:42:45 -0700 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/472092370_Dancers.jpg
Cinco de Mayo is here. Saturday marks the 156th anniversary of the holiday synonymous with margaritas, cervezas (beer) and Mexican food.

Photo Credit: Denver Post via Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Clear the Shelters: Save the Date]]> Fri, 27 Apr 2018 13:58:00 -0700 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/cts-save-date-th.jpg
NBC and Telemundo stations across the country will team up with hundreds of shelters nationwide on Aug. 18 for the fourth annual Clear the Shelters animal adoption drive.]]>
<![CDATA[Save the Date: Help Clear the Shelters on August 18]]> Wed, 02 May 2018 17:39:16 -0700 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/dogs-cats-GettyImages-107072782.jpg
In honor of National Adopt A Shelter Pet Day, which aims to bring awareness to the nation’s animal-homelessness crisis, we’d like to remind you that on Aug. 18, NBC and Telemundo stations across the country will...

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Nineteen Cast Members: Disneyland Runs in the Family]]> Fri, 27 Apr 2018 09:55:04 -0700 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/disgnhjy698956.jpg
The Gerlach clan gathered at the Happiest Place on Earth for an unusual and sweet reunion.

Photo Credit: Disneyland Resort]]>
<![CDATA[Robots at Smithsonian Museums Answer Questions, Take Selfies]]> Wed, 25 Apr 2018 09:04:42 -0700 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/214*120/042318pepperrebot.jpg
Four-foot-tall, "wide-eyed" robots with touch screens are now dancing, playing games and taking selfies with Smithsonian visitors at six museums, the Smithsonian announced Tuesday. The robots, all named Pepper,...

Photo Credit: @Smithsonian
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<![CDATA[Target Scraps Women's Hunter Rain Boots Due to Quality Issues]]> Mon, 23 Apr 2018 13:53:33 -0700 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Hunter+target+2.jpg
Retail giant Target announced Friday that it will not release tall women’s rain boots as part of its Hunter for Target collaboration due to quality and production problems. The boots — $40 versions of the...

Photo Credit: Target]]>
<![CDATA[Kardashian Sisters Close Doors on DASH Stores]]> Thu, 19 Apr 2018 17:19:12 -0700 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/160*120/kardashian+sisters+nyc+dash+grand+opening.JPG
The Kardashians announced they will be closing all of their Dash boutiques. "After nearly 12 years, my sisters and I have decided to close the doors of our Dash stores," Kim Kardashian said in a statement...

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[National Zoo Welcomes Birth of Critically Endangered Baby Gorilla]]> Wed, 18 Apr 2018 05:05:03 -0700 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Untitled-1280.jpg
D.C. has a tiny new arrival! A newborn gorilla made his arrival Sunday, the Smithsonian's National Zoo has announced. Calaya, one of the zoo's western lowland gorillas, gave birth to a boy at 6:25 p.m.

Photo Credit: Smithsonian's National Zoo
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<![CDATA[Should Heinz Bring 'Mayochup' to US? Company Asks Twitter]]> Fri, 13 Apr 2018 05:19:59 -0700 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Heinz_Mayochup_Equation.jpg
“Pass the Mayochup” could soon be a thing – if Twitter says so.

Photo Credit: Business Wire
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<![CDATA[Sesame Place Designated as Certified Autism Center]]> Fri, 06 Apr 2018 07:44:15 -0700 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/20180402+SesamePlace.jpg
Pennsylvania's Sesame Place has become the first theme park in the world designated as a Certified Autism Center (CAC), saying it has committed to special training for workers and assistance for families...

Photo Credit: Sesame Place]]>
<![CDATA[Domino's Launches New Game With Free Pizza as the Prize]]> Mon, 02 Apr 2018 15:43:46 -0700 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-3362000.jpg
On Monday, Domino's Pizza launched a first-of-its-kind gaming experience, with pizza as the top prize. The pizza chain's "Piece of the Pie Pursuit" is capitalizing on the steadily growing popularity of...

Photo Credit: Getty Images, File]]>
<![CDATA[Scenes From Historic Presidential Easter Egg Rolls]]> Mon, 02 Apr 2018 15:46:01 -0700 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/AP7704110142_0EggRoll.jpg
The White House has hosted Easter egg rolls each year since 1878. Click through for images of egg rolls past.

Photo Credit: AP]]>
<![CDATA[Dunkin' Donuts Is Making Running Shoes — With Sprinkles]]> Wed, 28 Mar 2018 10:40:02 -0700 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Dunkin+Donuts+sneakers.JPG
Dunkin' is taking its popular slogan to heart and wants customers to "run" with another Massachusetts brand. The Canton-based company has teamed up with Waltham-based Saucony to "keep Bostonians running"...]]>
<![CDATA[See Inside 'Harry Potter House' Listed for $2.9M]]> Tue, 27 Mar 2018 15:44:12 -0700 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/harry+potter+house+1+thumb.png
A Minneapolis castle known as the "Harry Potter House" or the "Hogwarts House" is back on the market for $2.9 million.]]>
<![CDATA[Inside World's Largest Cruise Ship's 'Ultimate Family Suite']]> Tue, 27 Mar 2018 13:21:50 -0700 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Ultimate+Family+Suite.jpg
Royal Caribbean's "Symphony of the Seas," the largest cruise ship ever built, will welcome her first guests on Saturday, March 31. While the ship is loaded with tons of new, one-of-kind experiences for...

Photo Credit: Royal Caribbean]]>
<![CDATA[Royal Caribbean Debuts World’s Largest Cruise Ship]]> Tue, 27 Mar 2018 09:30:21 -0700 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/cruise+ships.jpg
Royal Caribbean's Symphony of the Seas will make its maiden voyage on March 31. The 228,081-gross-ton ship features unique rooms, dining and the world's tallest water slide]]>
<![CDATA[Adam Sandler Offered Matzos for Life to Pen Passover Song]]> Tue, 27 Mar 2018 11:24:48 -0700 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/matzos-sandler-split.jpg
Manischewitz really wants Adam Sandler to write a Passover song, and the Jewish food giant says it's prepared a "suite" offer to get him inspired — a hotel room in New Jersey stacked with gefilte fish, matzo and...
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