<![CDATA[NBC 10 Philadelphia - Dining, shopping and nightlife]]> Copyright 2015 http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com/entertainment/the-scene http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/NBC10_40x125.png NBC 10 Philadelphia http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com en-us Sat, 28 Feb 2015 23:30:26 -0500 Sat, 28 Feb 2015 23:30:26 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Philadelphia Flower Show Sure to Be a 'Blockbuster']]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 21:11:05 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/215*120/2015+philadelphia+flower+show+film.PNG
Lights, Camera, Bloom! Hollywood is the theme behind this year's Philadelphia Flower Show. NBC10's Randy Gyllenhaal ventured down to the Pennsylvania Convention Center to get a preview of the movie-inspired...]]>
<![CDATA['Preston and Steve' from Atop Philly's Tallest Tower]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 15:16:52 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/223*120/Preston+and+Steve+Comcast+Center+Roof.PNG
One local morning show got a breath of fresh air while visiting Philadelphia's tallest building.

Photo Credit: WMMR
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<![CDATA[Philly's Newest Entertainment Spot Rolls Into Town ]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 20:17:46 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/204*120/South+Bowl+Philadelphia+Bowling+Alley.JPG
After months of construction, preparation and working out the menu, the first ball has rolled at Philly’s newest entertainment venue.

Photo Credit: Facebook - South Bowl]]>
<![CDATA[Camden Comic Con]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 10:18:28 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/191*120/tlmd_fotogaleria_puerto_rico_comic_con_07_526.jpg
If you're a fan of comics, toys and other collectibles, you may in luck as the Camden Comic Con returns for its second year.]]>
<![CDATA[Camden Students Give Handmade Hugs]]> Thu, 26 Feb 2015 17:57:39 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000009610739_1200x675_405094979978.jpg
Sick children got a big hug from some students at Saint Anthony of Padua School in Camden.]]>
<![CDATA[Local Professionals Celebrate African American Culture]]> Thu, 26 Feb 2015 17:43:50 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000009610608_1200x675_405080643737.jpg
Federal lawyers celebrated African American culture as local professionals were invited to the U.S. Attorney's Office in Center City to talk about their jobs. NBC10's Monique Braxton spoke at the annual event.]]>
<![CDATA[Mummers Prep for First Mardi Gras Parade]]> Thu, 26 Feb 2015 17:29:07 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/2015+mummers.jpg
A group of Mummers string band musicians spent the day in Manayunk as they joined the local business leaders to choose the order for this weekend's first ever "Mummers Mardi Gras Parade."

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<![CDATA[KFC to Serve Edible Coffee Cups in U.K.]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 04:29:53 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/178*120/kfc+edible+coffee+cup+scoff-ee.jpg
Chicken lovers in the United Kingdom have a new treat to try -- edible coffee cups that will be served at KFC restaurants.

Photo Credit: Oliver Dixon/KFC]]>
<![CDATA[10Qs: Philly's 'Comedic Rock Star' Kevin Hart]]> Wed, 25 Feb 2015 17:54:56 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/201*120/Kevin+Hart+Eagles+Hat.jpg
Hart talks about his love for his hometown, caring for Philadelphia students, his secret desire to be a hand model, and his status as a “comic rock star.”

Photo Credit: NBC10]]>
<![CDATA[47th Annual Polish Heritage Society Concert]]> Mon, 23 Feb 2015 16:56:30 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/185*120/chopin.jpg
Celebrate your Polish roots at the annual Chopin Concert hosted by the Polish Heritage Society of Philadelphia in honor of Polish composer Frederic Chopin.]]>
<![CDATA[Hoboken Pre-St. Patrick's Day Celebration]]> Mon, 23 Feb 2015 16:52:07 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/160*120/stpattydaydfwdfw.jpg
Hundreds of party-goers will descend upon Hoboken Sat., March 7 for the city's pre-St. Patrick’s Day celebration.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Wine and Dine With the Man Behind Magic Gardens]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 10:18:50 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/Isaiah+Zagar.jpg
In case you missed it last year, Magic Gardens founder Isaiah Zagar is opening his mosaic wonderland for another dinner soiree, celebrating his abundant mosaics and murals throughout Philadelphia.

Photo Credit: Philadelphia's Magic Gardens]]>
<![CDATA[McDonald's Chicken Selects Returns]]> Fri, 20 Feb 2015 10:58:16 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/mcdonalds+chicken+selects.jpg
Watch out, Chicken McNuggets. Soon there will be a new breaded chicken dish in the house.

McDonald's announced Wednesday that Chicken Selects will return to menus nationwide next month.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Forecast Postpones Mummers Mardi Gras Parade]]> Fri, 20 Feb 2015 09:22:26 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/m-+mummers+11.jpg
The parade, which was scheduled for Sunday, will now be held on Saturday, Feb. 28.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Phillies Tickets Go on Sale]]> Thu, 19 Feb 2015 10:34:01 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/CBPedit.jpg
Phllies' single-game tickets went on sale Thursday.

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<![CDATA[Recently Discovered Dr. Seuss Book to Be Released]]> Wed, 18 Feb 2015 10:15:21 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/3076610.jpg
Random House Children's Books said Wednesday it will publish a recently discovered manuscript with illustrations called "What Pet Should I Get" on July 28. The publisher plans at least two more books, based...

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Sculptor Makes 'Goddess' Out of Ice Along MLK Drive]]> Wed, 18 Feb 2015 13:08:42 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/215*120/Don+Harrison+Ice+Sculpture.JPG
Artist Don Harrison is trying to bring a little bit of warmth to motorists along the Martin Luther King Drive by creating a goddess out of ice naturally occurring off a rail bridge near Montgomery Drive...

Photo Credit: NBC10]]>
<![CDATA[Stallone Spotted in South Philly Shooting 'Creed']]> Wed, 18 Feb 2015 00:06:28 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Stallone-AP.jpg
Actor Sylvester Stallone was spotted on the streets of South Philadelphia on Tuesday shooting his new spin-off movie from the "Rocky" franchise, "Creed."

Photo Credit: Associated Press/Rusty Kennedy]]>
<![CDATA[Party at Reading Terminal Market]]> Mon, 16 Feb 2015 13:51:54 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000009518431_1200x675_399847491582.jpg
NBC10's Rosemary Connors talks to Vice-Chair of the Board for Reading Terminal Market, Brent Cossrow, about the 5th Annual Party for the Market event taking place Saturday, Feb.]]>
<![CDATA[German Society Bierfest]]> Mon, 16 Feb 2015 16:37:46 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/Philly+Bierfest.jpg
Salute Pennsylvania’s cultural ties to Germany on Saturday, Feb. 21, during the fourth annual bierfest at The German Society of Pennsylvania.

Photo Credit: Krista Patton]]>
<![CDATA[Harvest Ridge Winery Tour & Tasting]]> Mon, 16 Feb 2015 15:11:28 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/Harvest+Ridge+Winery.jpg
Take a drive out to Delaware this weekend where you can enjoy time with friends and family while sipping on your favorite glass of locally-made wine.]]>
<![CDATA[SoCal Flash Mob Tango's in LAX]]> Sun, 15 Feb 2015 23:45:51 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Terminal-Tango-021515.JPG
A group of 40 local dancers took the tango to a SoCal airport terminal on Sunday to spread the Valentine's Day spirit.

Photo Credit: Joel Cooke ]]>
<![CDATA[Weekend Spa Retreat]]> Tue, 17 Feb 2015 13:00:37 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/Buttermilk+farms+inn.jpg
If you’re looking for a tranquil getaway, look no further than the Buttermilk Farms Inn in Milton, New York. It's the perfect weekend retreat to experience farm life, an organic kitchen garden and relaxing...]]>
<![CDATA[Manasquan Mid-Winter Beach Run]]> Sat, 14 Feb 2015 15:10:40 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/generic+beach+resized.jpg
Just because it’s winter doesn't mean you can’t enjoy the beach. Take a refreshing run along the New Jersey coastline for the 12th annual Mid-Winter Beach Run and Walk.]]>
<![CDATA[Get Your Race on at Speed Raceway Go-Karting!]]> Fri, 13 Feb 2015 13:48:21 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/190*120/speed+raceway.jpg
If you're looking for an out-of-the-box, exciting new experience, check out Speed Raceway, the East Coast's largest indoor electric kart racing facility!

Photo Credit: Brandon Whiting]]>
<![CDATA[True Love, Caught on Camera: Creative Public Proposals Go Viral]]> Fri, 13 Feb 2015 16:41:15 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/ellen+proposal.jpg
As Valentine's Day approaches we decided to take a look at public marriage proposals over the past year.
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<![CDATA[Dog Runs Away From Home, Tracks Down Owner With Cancer in Hospital]]> Fri, 13 Feb 2015 06:53:45 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/NC_hospitaldog0212001_700x394.jpg
A miniature Schnauzer ran away from its Iowa home to track down its owner, who was recovering from cancer in a nearby hospital in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.]]>
<![CDATA["Death Star" is Legoland's Latest Mega Addition]]> Thu, 12 Feb 2015 19:51:52 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/214*120/Death+Star+Legoland.JPG
Legoland's latest attraction is made up of more than 500,000 Lego pieces, weighs more than 1,900 pounds and took a crew of construction workers to assemble.]]>
<![CDATA[NoCal City's Humorous Traffic Signs]]> Thu, 12 Feb 2015 11:45:03 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/signs2.jpg
A Northern California city is using humor to get drivers to slow down and pedestrians to pay attention. The City of Hayward has placed traffic signs along a downhill boulevard that read "35 — It's a speed limit,...

Photo Credit: Josh Keppel]]>
<![CDATA[Philly's New Bike Share Gets a Name]]> Wed, 11 Feb 2015 08:53:29 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Philly-Bike-Sharing-Program.jpg
Mayor Michael Nutter will make an announcement on the new bike share program coming to Philadelphia.

Photo Credit: NBC10.com]]>
<![CDATA[Ben & Jerry's Newest "SNL" Ice Cream: Wayne'Swirled]]> Wed, 11 Feb 2015 07:12:09 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/229*120/wayneswirled.jpg
In celebration of "Saturday Night Live's" 40th anniversary, Ben & Jerry's unveiled two "SNL" sketch-inspired flavors: Lazy Sunday and Gilly's Catastrophic Crunch.

Photo Credit: Ben & Jerry's]]>
<![CDATA[Run in Your Undies for a Good Cause]]> Tue, 10 Feb 2015 12:55:35 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000009468160_1200x675_396844611833.jpg
Sandy Frenia talks about the great cause behind this weekend's Cupid's Undie Run.]]>
<![CDATA[A Free Burrito for Your Love]]> Tue, 10 Feb 2015 12:26:31 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000009468140_1200x675_396840515833.jpg
Want to treat you love to a free QDoba burrito? It's just a kiss away this Valentine's Day.]]>
<![CDATA[Pop-Up Beer Garden's Back!!]]> Fri, 13 Feb 2015 11:34:42 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/240*120/Pop-Up+beer+garden.jpg
If you missed out on the Pennsylvania’s Horticultural Society’s Pop-Up Beer Garden in the summer, you may be in luck as it’s set to return on Saturday, Feb. 14!

Photo Credit: Pennsylvania Horticultural Society]]>
<![CDATA[Say "I Love You" With Your Smartphone This Valentine's Day]]> Fri, 13 Feb 2015 17:07:37 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/valentines-chocolate-469002943.jpg
Want to make your Valentine feel extra special? Skip the usual postcards at the pharmacy and instead create a one-of-a-kind Valentine's Day card using an app. Here are ten easy apps that offer fun and unique...

Photo Credit: Getty Images
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<![CDATA[23rd Annual African-American Book Fair at CCP]]> Sat, 07 Feb 2015 15:25:25 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/214*120/african+american+book+fair+ccp.PNG
The founder of the book fair, Vanesse Lloyd-Sgambati, discusses the inspiration and details of the event, which will take place in Spring Garden this weekend.

Photo Credit: NBC10]]>
<![CDATA['Art of The Brick': Largest LEGO Gallery Opens]]> Sat, 07 Feb 2015 07:58:11 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Art+of+the+Brick+Liberty+Bell+scuplture.jpg
More than one million LEGO bricks have taken shape into over 100 pieces of art, some with Philly flair, inside The Franklin Institute.

Photo Credit: NBC10
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<![CDATA[Worth the Trip: Paleopalooza]]> Wed, 04 Feb 2015 15:09:10 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/179*120/Paleopalooza+2015.jpeg
Unearth your inner paleontologist on Saturday Feb. 14 and Sunday Feb. 15 at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University.

Photo Credit: Academy of Natural Sciences]]>
<![CDATA[Staying Up All Night Playing Hockey for a Cause]]> Sat, 07 Feb 2015 00:37:05 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000009444531_1200x675_395587651960.jpg
Students a Keith Valley Middle School stay up all night to play floor hockey for charity.]]>
<![CDATA[Children's Book Fair Highlights African-American Authors]]> Fri, 06 Feb 2015 17:20:37 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000009438250_1200x675_395219011824.jpg
The 23rd annual African-American Children's Book Fair is scheduled for Saturday at the Community College of Philadelphia. NBC10's Vai Sikahema interviewed two of the authors featured, Sharon Dennis Wyeth...]]>
<![CDATA[Scottish and Irish Music Festival and Fair]]> Wed, 04 Feb 2015 15:57:51 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/210*120/Scottish+and+Irish+Music+festival+.jpg
Get ready to set some time aside for the 23rd annual midwinter Scottish and Irish Music Festival and Fair at the Valley Forge Convention Center in King of Prussia, Pa.

Photo Credit: East of the Hebrides Entertainments]]>