<![CDATA[NBC 10 Philadelphia - Dining, shopping and nightlife]]>Copyright 2017http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com/entertainment/the-scene http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/NBC10_40x125.png NBC 10 Philadelphia http://www.nbcphiladelphia.comen-usSun, 23 Apr 2017 21:51:38 -0400Sun, 23 Apr 2017 21:51:38 -0400NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Hot Mess To Mindful Mom: 40 Ways to Find Balance and Joy in your Everyday]]> Fri, 21 Apr 2017 15:02:27 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/206*120/Author+Ali+Katz.JPG

Balancing work responsibilities and family is a difficult task for any mother, author Ali Katz has been there, and her book "Hot mess to Mindful Mom: 40 Ways to Find Balance And Joy in Your Everyday" aims to help other women transform their lives.

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<![CDATA[Oscar Hammerstein Festival]]> Fri, 21 Apr 2017 14:46:02 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000020415994_1200x675_926413891990.jpg

This weekend, the historic Bucks County Playhouse is celebrating the legendary lyricist and playwright Oscar Hammerstein with a festival in his honor that will also pay honor to actress Shirley Jones.

<![CDATA[Steve Madden Brings Back the Slinky]]> Sat, 22 Apr 2017 03:13:17 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Steve+Madden+Slinky.jpg

From high-waisted mom jeans to crop tops and chokers, fashion trends from the '90s are back with a vengeance.   

The only thing that has been missing to complete that back-to-school look every girl in class had was the iconic Steve Madden Slinky — until now.

The New York-based footwear company has revived the popular platform slide. The 2017 version has been slightly altered with a flatter heel and added elastic in the "stretchy upper" for more flexibility, according to the Steve Madden website. 

The Slinky isn't on store shelves just yet, but they are available for pre-order on Steve Madden's website. The $69.99 shoes are expected to ship in July.

News of the retro shoe's return brought back nostalgic memories for the Slinky-wearing girl who head bopped to alternative rock and cited Cher quotes from "Clueless" while eating candy necklaces.

And despite the fact the shoes' insoles continuously slapped the bottom of your heels, announcing your arrival with loud clapping-like noises, Slinky girls can't wait to get their hands on a pair and stomp around town.


Photo Credit: Steve Madden]]>
<![CDATA[7 East Coast Music Festivals You Won't Want to Miss]]> Fri, 21 Apr 2017 12:53:02 -0400 Broccoli City Festival started in 2013 as an effort bring attention to Earth Day, and to help educate and inspire people about why its important to be "active and engaged participants in their community." This year, the Broccoli City Group is launching Broccoli City Week (April 29-May 6) with a wide range of events, including a 5K run and volunteering opportunities, leading up to the music festival. The festival lineup includes Rae Sremmurd, 21 Savage, Lil Yachty & more.

When: Saturday, May 6
Where: Gateway DC
2730 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave. SE
Washington, D.C.
Want tix? Find them online here.]]>
Broccoli City Festival started in 2013 as an effort bring attention to Earth Day, and to help educate and inspire people about why its important to be "active and engaged participants in their community." This year, the Broccoli City Group is launching Broccoli City Week (April 29-May 6) with a wide range of events, including a 5K run and volunteering opportunities, leading up to the music festival. The festival lineup includes Rae Sremmurd, 21 Savage, Lil Yachty & more.

When: Saturday, May 6
Where: Gateway DC
2730 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave. SE
Washington, D.C.
Want tix? Find them online here.]]>
Summer is quickly approaching, which means that music festival season is also right around the corner. We've rounded up seven of the East Coast's most popular music festivals.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Take Part in Delaware County Community Day]]> Thu, 20 Apr 2017 14:12:45 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000020396552_1200x675_925440067719.jpg

NBC10’s Vai Sikahema speaks to Delaware County’s District Attorney Jack Whelan about Delco's Community Day and its impact on the community at large.

<![CDATA[Mary J. Blige to Headline Wawa Welcome America Festival]]> Fri, 21 Apr 2017 10:15:30 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Mary+J+Blige+Headshot+WWA.jpg The 25th Anniversary Wawa Welcome America! Festival on the Ben Franklin Parkway on the Fourth of July is featuring musical pioneer and "the Queen of Hip-Hop Soul," Mary J. Blige. Blige will headline for the first time.

Photo Credit: maryjblige.com]]>
<![CDATA[Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation Awards Young Philly Leaders]]> Wed, 19 Apr 2017 14:06:37 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000020373490_1200x675_924558916000.jpg

The Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation has given many children of marines the opportunity to go to college for over 50 years. The Philadelphia Celebratory Ball Friday night helps support the next generation of leaders and here to tell us more is Colonel Ken Detreaux and scholarship recipient Charles Waring.

<![CDATA['Woman One': Scholarships to Women on the Rise]]> Wed, 19 Apr 2017 13:44:37 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000020373543_1200x675_924481091848.jpg

The 15th Annual "Woman One" Award Ceremony is happening next week as the program continues to help women pursue their dreams, no matter what their background. Founder and president of Vision 2020 Lynn Yeakel and CEO of The Leader’s Edge Molly Shepard, who also authored "The Bully-Proof Workplace" are in our NBC10 studios to tell us more about their cause.

<![CDATA[Disney Reveals New Details of Star Wars-Themed Lands]]> Wed, 19 Apr 2017 18:24:45 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/199*120/Disney+Star+Wars+Theme+land.jpg

Two years after Disney announced plans to bring Star Wars-themed expansions to its parks in California and Florida, fans of the franchise finally got a behind-the-scenes look at the design and construction of the parks.

Lucasfilm and Walt Disney Imagineering creatives shared exclusive details about the new galactic lands scheduled to open at Walt Disney World and Disneyland in 2019.

During the "Star Wars and Disney Parks: A Galaxy in the Making" celebration in Orlando Saturday, new renderings were revealed in a video giving attendees insight into their collaboration — including the story behind "the mysterious destination somewhere on the Outer Rim."

"We’re creating a place that is an extension of the Star Wars universe, not a recreation of an experience that you might have already seen on screen, but something totally brand new," said Disney Imagineering Executive Creative Director Asa Kalama.

The never-before-seen land is set in a remote village that was once a bustling area along the old sub-lightspeed trade routes, but over time has become a thriving environment for port smugglers, rogue traders and adventure-seeking travelers bouncing between the frontier and uncharted space, according to Disneyland Resort spokesman George Savvas.

"There will be things in there that will feel very familiar, things in there that they’ve always wanted to see, but yet on top of that we’re also designing and creating new experiences so that it will really enhance what the Stars Wars universe is," said Star Wars’ Creative Director Doug Chiang.

Photo Credit: Disney Parks
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<![CDATA[Philly's 'Night at the Fights']]> Wed, 19 Apr 2017 07:01:30 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000020355203_1200x675_923750467887.jpg

Bobby Keyes of the Urban League of Philadelphia and featherwieght champion Tevin Farmer talk about Philly's Night at the Fights to benefit Urban League charities.

<![CDATA[Photos: Museum of the American Revolution Opens ]]> Wed, 19 Apr 2017 06:22:51 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/MOAR+15_23286945.jpg The Museum of the American Revolution, a museum filled with history and replicas, will open on Wednesday.

Photo Credit: NBC10 ]]>
<![CDATA[New Hampshire Farm Lets You Do Yoga With Baby Goats]]> Wed, 19 Apr 2017 11:10:25 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/200*120/Screen+Shot+2017-04-18+at+1.40.45+PM.png

The latest fitness trend might just convince some people to slap on yoga pants, especially if they love baby animals.

Jenness Farm in Nottingham, New Hampshire, has gotten a lot of attention after introducing yoga with baby goats as a part of their business a few weeks ago. The tiny goats are let loose while yoga students get into various yoga positions. 

The result is a mix of the relaxed mindfulness that yoga offers and some chaotic cuteness. 

Jenness Farm raises dairy goats for a variety of products, such as goat milk, soaps, and other bath and body items, but visitors have been able to get up-close-and-personal with the animals on their yoga mats for the past few weeks. 

Owner Peter Corriveau said many followers of the farm's Facebook page suggested he offer the yoga class after similar ones have been seen trending in other areas. He has run Jenness Farm since 2001 and knew that his goats would be perfect for the job since he bottle raises them himself.

“Goats are very intelligent and curious,” he said. “Within the first hour of their life they are up and walking around. They are very playful.”

The farm recruited local yoga instructor Janine Bibeau, a frequent visitor of Jenness Farm and a fellow goat-lover. The first few classes have been a big hit and presented a new way to bring in yoga newcomers.

“This is unlike any yoga that I’ve ever taught,” said Bibeau, “you can come into this room feeling tired or sad and you are going to leave a lot more joyous and energetic. After the last class that we taught, my face was sore from smiling the whole time.”

Bibeau has goats of her own, but they are a bit calmer than the hyperactive baby goats that like to jump on top of people while they pose. Her older goats will simply come up and cuddle while she practices her yoga. 

The energetic baby goats are a good representation of how chaotic life can get. Her students are challenged to remain mindful, but of course are encouraged to pet and play with the goats during the class.

Interest in the class has exploded since photos and video from the first few classes have gone viral on Facebook. There is already a long waiting list to get into a class, but Corriveau says that they are working on expanding the yoga area to let more people in at once. 

For more information on goat yoga at Jenness Farm you can visit their website here.

<![CDATA[10 Discounts, Deals and Freebies for Tax Day 2017]]> Tue, 18 Apr 2017 13:19:17 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/tax+day+deals+2017.png

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<![CDATA[See Inside: Bob Simpson Selling Texas Castle-Style Home]]> Mon, 17 Apr 2017 10:51:02 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/214*120/Bella+Terra+Simpsin+House.jpg Bob Simpson, the co-founder of XTO Energy, and co-owner of the Texas Rangers has listed his home with his wife Janice for $7 million.]]> <![CDATA[Atlantic City Air Show to Roar Over Boardwalk This Summer]]> Mon, 17 Apr 2017 06:48:49 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Thunderbird-AP_16154703682162.jpg Experience new heights and celebrate the 15th anniversary of the Atlantic City Airshow this summer. Pilots take to the skies over the boardwalk on Aug. 23.

Photo Credit: AP]]>
<![CDATA[86-Year Journey to South Street Easter Promenade]]> Sun, 16 Apr 2017 19:27:32 -0400 Thanks to Temple University's Archives for these photos. ]]> Thanks to Temple University's Archives for these photos. ]]> http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Easter+Promenade+Rittenhouse.jpg Philadelphia will be having its 86th Easter Promenade along South Street on Easter Sunday. Take a look back at past events.

Photo Credit: Image courtesy of Temple University Libraries' Special Collections Research Center]]>
<![CDATA[Take a 'Peep' at These 10 Amazing Marshmallow Sculptures]]> Sun, 16 Apr 2017 09:07:13 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Diptych4.jpg Sugary, sweet models of Edgar Allen Poe, Belle of "Beauty and the Beast" and Paddington Bear are just a few of the Peeps sculptures seen at the PEEPShow, a competition that raises funds for the Carroll County Arts Council on Westminster, Maryland. Artists and marshmallow enthusiasts across the country enter each year to show off their Easter creations. ]]> <![CDATA[Scrabble Fun Facts]]> Thu, 13 Apr 2017 13:17:01 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/DIT_NAT_SCRABBLE_DAY_041317_1-149210165747700001.jpg

Did you know Scrabble used to be called Lexiko? Learn more about one of the world's favorite games on National Scrabble Day.

<![CDATA[#WawaDay: Free Coffee for Wawa's Birthday]]> Thu, 13 Apr 2017 12:29:23 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/227*120/Wawa+Coffee+Day+4.JPG Wawa lovers, rejoice! That cup o' Joe you grab at your favorite convenience store is free Thursday in honor of #WawaDay.

Photo Credit: NBC10]]>
<![CDATA['Philly Rabbit Run' to End Parkinson's Disease]]> Wed, 12 Apr 2017 13:21:38 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Philly+Rabbit+Run.JPG

The Easter bunny is making an early stop at the Philadelphia Zoo Saturday for the Philly Rabbit Run 5-K and 1 mile walk. Dr. Stephen Gollomp and patient Jodi Cianci are in our NBC10 studios to tell us more about how this event that helps in the fight against Parkinson’s Disease.

Photo Credit: PRR]]>
<![CDATA[See Inside San Francisco's Most Expensive Home]]> Mon, 10 Apr 2017 13:58:21 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/L3_Dining_89501.jpg

Photo Credit: Jacob Elliott Photography]]>
<![CDATA[Co-Founder of Black Lives Matters Sells Memoir ]]> Mon, 10 Apr 2017 11:54:25 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/189*120/blm-08-GettyImages-545415192_master.jpg

St. Martin’s Press outbid six other presses to acquire Patrisse Cullors' memoir "When They Call You a Terrorist."

Cullors, one of the co-founders of the Black Lives Matters movement, is writing the book in conjunction with journalist Asha Bandele; the book is slated to have an introduction by civil rights activist and icon, Angela Davis.

According to Publishers Weekly, the book is the  first "official" Black Lives Matter book, and the deal between the press and Cullors is reportedly in the high-six-figures.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[All in the Family: Celebrity Siblings]]> Mon, 10 Apr 2017 12:53:36 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/natsib22.jpg On National Sibling Day, take a look at some celebrities who share the limelight with their siblings.

Photo Credit: Getty Images for Balmain]]>
<![CDATA[Penn Museum Exhibit Examines Heritage in Syria and Iraq]]> Fri, 07 Apr 2017 19:06:05 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/171*120/syriaexhibit7.JPG Cultures in the Crossfire: Stories from Syria and Iraq opens this Weekend at the Penn Museum. This exhibition focuses on the cultural heritage and movements of people affected by war. The exhibit features Mediterranean collections, Arabic manuscripts and a documentary film. The exhibit's goal is preserving cultural identity. ]]> <![CDATA[Lisa Scottoline's New Book Set in Philly Suburbs]]> Fri, 07 Apr 2017 14:25:12 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000020196614_1200x675_916310083985.jpg

Lisa Scottoline's "One Perfect Lie" tells of an undercover ATF agent posing as a baseball coach. She is promoting her book in the area in the coming days.

<![CDATA['Heroes Brunch' Supporting LGBTQ Community]]> Fri, 07 Apr 2017 13:02:18 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000020196423_1200x675_916296771948.jpg

The Delaware Valley Legacy Fund's Heroes Brunch is happening Sunday afternoon in Old City.

<![CDATA[Thomas' Walk Against Hunger at the Linc]]> Thu, 06 Apr 2017 13:56:37 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000020177135_1200x675_915510339574.jpg

The Coalition Against Hunger is holding its hunger walk to raise hunger awareness this weekend at the home of the Philadelphia Eagles.

<![CDATA[Tony Award Winning 'Cabaret' Comes to Philly]]> Wed, 05 Apr 2017 13:49:43 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000020157097_1200x675_914548291935.jpg

The Tony Award winning production of “Cabaret” premiered Tuesday night in Philadelphia. Here to tell us more about the show are three performers Jon Peterson, Kelsey Beckert and Ryan DeNardo.

<![CDATA[Sesame Street Lives Comes to Philly with a New Message]]> Tue, 04 Apr 2017 13:00:32 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000020137434_1200x675_913698883980.jpg

“Sesame Street Live” is bringing a new show to our area with a very timely message, as the show continues to inspire generations. “Make a New Friend” opens Thursday at the Liacouras Center in North Philadelphia and here to tell us more are director Rachel Desner and performer Allie Fogel. Click here for tickets.

<![CDATA[Montco's Best Pizza Place Remains the Same]]> Tue, 04 Apr 2017 08:27:58 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/2017+Montco%27s+Best+Pizza+Tournament+Box.jpg

A tiny pizza place came up big again in Montgomery County's Best Pizza Tournament.

For the second-straight year, Chiaro's Pizzeria of Green Lane beat back all other pizza places to win the Valley Forge Tourism & Convention Board's Best Pizza Tournament, a March Madness bracket that pitted some of the county's best pizzerias against one another to see which pie would reign supreme.

Chiaro's turned to Instagram to acknowledge everyone who helped them taste victory.

"We would like to thank everyone who participated in this wonderful friendly competition and to all the friends, customers, family and fellow competitors for making this a great community building experience," the pizzeria wrote in an overnight post.

Chiaro's didn't have an easy road to the top as they had many close battles leading up to the final against Angelo's Pizza of King of Prussia. A late push left Chiaro's with 52.2 percent of the final vote.

"When it comes to pizza, everyone has an opinion," the VFTC said on its website as it launched this year's tournament. "That's why every year we open it up to you to tell us your favorite pizza in Montgomery County."

Voting wrapped up as the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament wrapped up Monday night. In total, more than 285,000 votes were cast.

For winning, Chiaro's gets a one year membership on the Valley Forge Tourism Board; an official trophy; ad space in county dining guide, Crave; billboards and championship gear.

Photo Credit: Valley Forge Tourism & Convention Board
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<![CDATA[Ben & Jerry's Free Cone Day Is April 4]]> Tue, 04 Apr 2017 12:09:02 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Ben-Jerrys-Free-Cone-Day-FB.jpg

I scream, you scream, we all scream for free Ben & Jerry's ice cream! 

The Vermont-based ice cream chain will celebrate its annual Free Cone Day event on Tuesday, April 4. 

Customers can get a free scoop of their favorite flavor from 12 p.m. to 8 p.m. at participating locations. And if after enjoying a Cherry Garcia cone your taste buds yearn for some Phish Food, just get back in line for another free cone. "Over and over again. We're not counting. Really, go for it," the company said on its website.

The first Free Cone Day was in 1979 — one year after co-founders Ben Cohen and Jerry Greenfield launched the company in a renovated gas station in Burlington. The tradition has since expanded globally, and Ben & Jerry's says it will hand out more than 1 million free scoops this Tuesday.

Click here to find a participating Ben & Jerry's location near you.

Photo Credit: Courtesy Ben & Jerry's]]>
<![CDATA[Phil Martelli Talks Coaches Vs. Cancer]]> Mon, 03 Apr 2017 13:40:13 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000020117595_1200x675_912745539531.jpg

NBC10’s Vai Sikahema gets the details about the Coaches Vs. Cancer Basket Ball, which brings rivals together in a fight against cancer. Saint Joseph's men's basketball coach Phil Martelli talks about joining his fellow Philly coaches to try and beat cancer.

<![CDATA[Shakespeare's 'Dream' Coming to Old City]]> Fri, 31 Mar 2017 13:38:24 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000020085575_1200x675_911162947700.jpg

"A Midsummer Night's Dream" will be playing at the Arden Theatre with the goal to educate children.  Student Speak Shakespeare panel moderator Megan Bellwoar Hollinger and production director Matt Pfeiffer explain the performance.

<![CDATA[The Saturday Club Shuffle]]> Fri, 31 Mar 2017 13:34:48 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000020085795_1200x675_911189059639.jpg

The Saturday Club wants runners and walkers to "Shuffle" Saturday in Wayne, Pennsylvania.

<![CDATA[The Philly Pops Celebrate Jazz Legends]]> Thu, 30 Mar 2017 12:52:26 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000020067072_1200x675_910212675562.jpg

The Philly Pops is celebrating Jazz Appreciation Month with Ella, Louis & All That Jazz. NBC10’s Vai Sikahema learns the details.

<![CDATA['Salt Bae' Takes Manhattan: Internet Sensation Spotted in NYC]]> Thu, 30 Mar 2017 11:14:16 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/salt+bae.PNG

"Salt Bae" has landed in New York City. 

Two months after the man behind the meme announced plans to open a restaurant in the Big Apple, sightings of Turkish chef Nusret Gökçe around the city swept Instagram Wednesday.

"Spotted #SaltBae!!" one woman captioned her selfie with Gökçe in his signature sunglasses, shoulder-length hair and beard. 

"Dreams do come true," another Instagrammer wrote alongside a photo with the dramatic salter.  

Gökçe appeared to be taking a whirlwind tour of the city Wednesday. Star-struck fans tagged their pictures around Times Square, St. Patrick's Cathedral, near Central Park and the Upper West Side. 

Gökçe, 34, gained Internet fame when a video of him sprinkling salt on a steak with a peculiar flick of the wrist gained millions of views in a matter of weeks.

He announced plans in January to open a steakhouse in Manhattan. Gökçe, who already has seven steakhouses and burger joints in Turkey and Dubai, and is opening a London location later this year, said expanding to New York will mean whether or not he’s truly made it.

“It shows that I’m an international brand if I open up in New York,” Nusret previously told NBC News. 

“In New York, there are many steakhouses. We would like to show that Nusr-et is different than the others in service, meat quality and connection with the customers,” he added.

Photo Credit: Nusret Gökçe
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<![CDATA['Don't Be Fooled, You Can Go Back to School' Event]]> Wed, 29 Mar 2017 14:07:39 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000020048333_1200x675_909231171564.jpg

Graduate Philadelphia! is celebrating April 1st this weekend with “Don’t Be Fooled, You Can Go Back to School,” a college fair for adults who want to go back and finish their education. Executive Director Barbara Mattleman and college comebacker Darlene Huggins are in our NBC10 studios with the details.

<![CDATA['Unity in the Community' to Honor Trailblazing Women]]> Wed, 29 Mar 2017 13:42:38 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000020048182_1200x675_909222467777.jpg

Unity in the Community and Universal Companies are celebrating Women’s History Month by highlighting “Her History,” with a celebration honoring seven trailblazing women in our area. President of Unity in the Community Anton Moore and one of the honorees, Milano Rouge, visited NBC10 studios to tell us more about the event.

<![CDATA[LEGOLAND Comes to Montgomery County]]> Mon, 03 Apr 2017 13:30:07 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/LegoLand1_23090159.jpg The newest LEGOLAND world will open its doors at the Plymouth Meeting Mall on April 6. ]]> <![CDATA['Breaking Bad' Pop Up Restaurant Headed to LA, NYC]]> Thu, 30 Mar 2017 21:20:02 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-660808516.jpg

Somebody "Better Call Saul." 

Gus Fring's infamous chicken chain featured in the TV show "Breaking Bad" came to downtown Los Angeles this week. 

Fring's Albuquerque restaurant served as a headquarters for both his chicken and meth empires on AMC's critically-acclaimed series. 

Go inside a 360-degree view of the spot, see "Better Call Saul" actor Michael Mando, and hear the voice of "Breaking Bad" creator Vince Gilligan:

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The pop-up restaurant near the Arts District featured Fring's famous curly fries on Wednesday and Thursday. 

The restaurant didn't actually serve a chicken dinner, but like DEA Agent Hank Schrader says on the show: "We're not here for the chicken." 

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The real-life Los Pollos Hermanos will also pop-up in New York in April. The pop-up recently made a stop in Austin at SXSW where series stars Bob Odenkirk (who plays Saul Goodman) and Giancarlo Esposito (who starred as Gus Fring) signed autographs and greeted fans.

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You can stop by the Pollos pop-up at 1345 E. 6th St. in downtown LA from 12 p.m. to 10 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday. 

The third season of the "Breaking Bad" spin-off "Better Call Saul" premieres on AMC on April 10 at 10 p.m. EST.

Photo Credit: Jesse Grant/Getty Images for AMC
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<![CDATA[Montco's Best Pizza Place Tourney Down to Final 4]]> Thu, 30 Mar 2017 07:18:47 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/2017+Montco%27s+Best+Pizza+Tournament+Box.jpg

UPDATE: Chiaro's Pizzeria of Green Lane looks to defend its crown against Angelo's Pizza of King of Prussia in the final match-up.

With the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament Field down to its final 4, the madness of deciding what is Montgomery County’s best pizza is down to four finalists.

Chiaro's Pizzeria of Green Lane is looking to defend its crown as it battles Bacco Italian Restaurant of North Wales in one semifinal match-up in Montco’s Best Pizza Tournament 2017. Angelo's Pizza of King of Prussia takes on Bravo Pizza of Worcester in the other pizza battle in the Final 4 of the Valley Forge Tourism & Convention Board's March Madness-like competition to determine the county's favorite pizza.

"When it comes to pizza, everyone has an opinion," the VFTC said on its website. "That's why every year we open it up to you to tell us your favorite pizza in Montgomery County."

Final 4 voting is open until midnight Wednesday in the second-annual tournament.

The winning pizzeria will get a one year membership on the Valley Forge Tourism Board; an official trophy; ad space in county dining guide, Crave; billboards and championship gear.

Chiaro's of Green Lane has not had an easy road to repeat as they sneaked past (less than two percent wins) Sal's Bravo Pizza of Limerick, Basta Pasta of Skippack and Penny's Pizza of Limerick in the past three rounds to earn its spot in the Final 4. Will Chiaro's reclaim its crown? Check back to find out.

Photo Credit: Valley Forge Tourism & Convention Board]]>
<![CDATA[Franklin Institute Hosting 'Dia Del Nino']]> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 13:44:07 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000020031556_1200x675_908294723695.jpg

The family-friendly event at the Franklin Institute in Philadelphia will have music and dancing, and you can meet members of the NBC10 and Telemundo62 teams. You can get $3 off admission with the keyword "DELNINO."