<![CDATA[NBC4 Washington - Dining, shopping and nightlife]]>Copyright 2017http://www.nbcwashington.com/entertainment/the-scene http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/WASH+NBC4+BLUE.png NBC4 Washington http://www.nbcwashington.comen-usSun, 22 Jan 2017 20:02:22 -0500Sun, 22 Jan 2017 20:02:22 -0500NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Signs Spotted at the Women's March on Washington]]> Sat, 21 Jan 2017 15:45:52 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/160*120/march-b-image1.JPG
Participants at the Women's March on Washington had a lot to say. Here's a selection of signs spotted on and around the National Mall.

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<![CDATA[Inauguration Fashion: Best Looks]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 23:57:16 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/180*120/Inaug_Fashion5.jpg
From first lady Melania Trump's Ralph Lauren set to Kellyanne Conway's "Trump Revolutionary Wear," see some of the styles from Friday's presidential inauguration.

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<![CDATA['United & Empowered:' What Women's Marchers Had to Say]]> Sat, 21 Jan 2017 15:40:55 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/160*214/2017-01-21_1442.jpg
As crowds packed the National Mall on Saturday for the Women's March on Washington, many attendees paused to share what they were feeling.

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<![CDATA[Women's March on Washington Takes Over DC]]> Sat, 21 Jan 2017 15:40:15 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/20170121+WomensMarchThumb.jpg
The Women's March on Washington took over the nation's capital on Saturday, with hundreds of thousands of women pouring into the National Mall.

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<![CDATA[Find DC-Area Ice Skating Rinks]]> Fri, 18 Nov 2016 16:24:55 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/IMG_5767.JPG
Grab your friends, family or special date and lace up your skates! We've picked out the top ice skating rinks in D.C., Maryland and Virginia for you to explore.

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<![CDATA[Inauguration Visitors at Nat'l Mall Share Their Feelings]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 16:39:44 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/160*120/JVas+Aura+Ararat.jpg
News4 reporters asked people on the National Mall how they are feeling on Inauguration Day. These were their responses.

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<![CDATA[Melania Trump Style Guide ]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 22:33:12 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-632229448.jpg
First lady Melania Trump brings her fashion sense as a former model and designer from the campaign trail to the White House.

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<![CDATA[What to Know During the Women's March on Washington]]> Sat, 21 Jan 2017 10:43:19 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/womens-march-sign2.jpg
Here's everything you need to know if you're planning to attend the Women's March on Washington -- or want to avoid it.
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<![CDATA[Seen in DC on Inauguration Day]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 17:13:54 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/seen-in-dc.jpg
President Donald Trump's inauguration brought tens of thousands to D.C. Here's a selection of the supporters, protesters and observers spotted throughout the city.

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<![CDATA[Deals & Drink Specials for Inauguration, Women's March]]> Thu, 19 Jan 2017 16:36:53 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/180*120/Astro_Jan-1.jpg
Whether you want to drink away your pain or can't wait to celebrate, many D.C. bars and restaurants are offering specials in honor of inauguration and the Women's March on Washington.

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<![CDATA[Southwest Flight Lights Go Pink for Women's March]]> Sat, 21 Jan 2017 06:28:13 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/womnesmarchfeuerherd.jpg
At least one Southwest flight full of women flying to Washington for Saturday's women's march lit up with pink lights in the cabin to show solidarity with the passengers. "When your Southwest flight crew...

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<![CDATA[Inauguration Weekend in Photos ]]> Sat, 21 Jan 2017 08:55:54 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-632223148.jpg


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<![CDATA[Trump's Inauguration Events Begin: See Schedule Here]]> Thu, 19 Jan 2017 21:16:15 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/010517+obama+inauguration+crowd+trump+inset.jpg
Inauguration isn't until Friday, but three days of events kicked off Thursday, with concerts around the National Mall and a wreath-laying at Arlington Cemetery.

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<![CDATA[Celebrities and Dignitaries Walk Peace Ball Red Carpet]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 00:00:08 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Peace+Ball+011917.jpg
The Peace Ball was held at the National Museum of African American History and Culture. News4’s Kristin Wright got a chance to talk to people on the red carpet.

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<![CDATA[Everything You Need to Know About Inauguration Day]]> Thu, 19 Jan 2017 20:24:24 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/inauguration1.png
Inauguration weekend is finally here! We've got everything you need to know about navigating one of the biggest events in D.C.

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<![CDATA['Thanks, Obama' Event in DC Applauds President]]> Thu, 19 Jan 2017 20:02:51 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-631837630.jpg
Attendees of a sold-out event in southwest D.C. applauded outgoing President Barack Obama at 7 p.m. Thursday and encouraged people across the country to do the same.

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<![CDATA[New Trump Wax Figure Revealed at Madame Tussauds]]> Wed, 18 Jan 2017 14:49:51 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/180*120/Trump+1_Courtesy+of+Madame+Tussauds.jpg
Madame Tussauds locations in Washington, D.C., New York, Orlando and London have unveiled their completed presidential wax figure of President-elect Donald Trump in time for Inauguration Day.

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<![CDATA[Bye Bye, Bao Bao: Farewell Celebration to Be Held in Feb.]]> Thu, 19 Jan 2017 07:06:05 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/215*120/2016-10-20_0918.png
The National Zoo will bid a fond farewell to its 3-year-old giant panda with a series of online and on-site events next month.]]>
<![CDATA[First Ladies' Inaugural Fashion Through the Years]]> Tue, 17 Jan 2017 12:41:37 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Ladies-Thumb.jpg
When first lady Michelle Obama, wearing a custom gown by Jason Wu, dazzled the room at the Neighborhood Inaugural Ball in 2009, President Barack Obama asked, "How good-looking is my wife?" More than 50...]]>
<![CDATA[Ten Tigers Parlour to Open in Petworth]]> Wed, 18 Jan 2017 13:57:26 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000017449224_1200x675_857444419503.jpg
News4 Today's Eun Yang talks with Ten Tigers Parlour Chef Tim Ma and Pastry Chef Mollie Bird about their new restaurant and what to expect from the menu.]]>
<![CDATA[Who's in the Parade? List of Participants -- in Order]]> Tue, 17 Jan 2017 07:59:35 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/20170116+Inaugural+Parade.jpg
Here's who is expected to march in President-elect Donald Trump's Inaugural Parade -- and the expected order.

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<![CDATA[American Indian Museum Holds Third Ball Friday]]> Tue, 17 Jan 2017 21:05:16 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/National+Museum+of+the+American+Indian+GettyImages-623397950.jpg
The National Museum of the American Indian holds its third ball Friday. Barbara Harrison reports on what the party honors and what it will benefit.

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<![CDATA[Unofficial Inaugural Balls Being Held, But Many Sold Out]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 01:09:13 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/champagne5.jpg
While it may be hard to get your hands on a ticket to one of the three inaugural balls president-elect Donald Trump will attend Friday, there are a number of unofficial balls being held across the city.

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<![CDATA[Capital Bikeshare Closing Stations Inside Inaug. Perimeter]]> Tue, 17 Jan 2017 15:34:38 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-104298862.jpg
Capital Bikeshare is shutting down all of its bike stations within the security perimeter for inauguration starting Wednesday at noon.

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<![CDATA[Restaurants to Fundraise for Charities During Inaug. Weekend]]> Tue, 17 Jan 2017 08:36:30 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/200*120/2017-01-17_0821_001.png
More than 90 restaurants in Washington, D.C., and Maryland will donate a portion of their sales from inauguration weekend to local charities.

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<![CDATA[Parades, Service Events Honor King's Legacy]]> Mon, 16 Jan 2017 12:45:48 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/mlk-459534214.jpg
Civic leaders, activists, artists and others are celebrating, marching and paying homage Monday to Martin Luther King Jr., marking the 30th anniversary of the federal holiday honoring the slain civil rights...

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<![CDATA[Trump Inaugural Welcome Celebration Performers Announced]]> Fri, 13 Jan 2017 15:45:04 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/011317+toby+keith.jpg
Country music star Toby Keith, actor Jon Voight and rock band 3 Doors Down will take part in President-elect Donald Trump's welcome celebration at the Lincoln Memorial.

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<![CDATA[National Harbor Restaurant Week Kicks Off Jan. 14]]> Mon, 09 Jan 2017 17:10:01 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/shutterstock_538664995.jpg
National Harbor Restaurant Week is coming up this Saturday running from Jan. 14 to Jan. 20.

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<![CDATA[Budget-Friendly Vacation Options for Spring Break]]> Fri, 13 Jan 2017 12:52:04 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000017394253_1200x675_854300227666.jpg
Travel Channel Host Samantha Brown is in our area for the D-C Travel and Adventure Show. She stopped by News4 Midday to share some budget friendly options for spring break.]]>
<![CDATA[One Last Show for DC Rockers Goin' Goin' Gone]]> Thu, 12 Jan 2017 18:41:03 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/20170113+Goin+Goin+Gone.jpg
Washington is losing one of its longest-running bands and one of the best front men local rockers have ever seen.

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<![CDATA[Grammy Award Winner Composes Music for New Kennedy Center Theatrical Piece]]> Thu, 12 Jan 2017 14:06:47 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000017381678_1200x675_853455939557.jpg
Erika Gonzalez speaks with five time Grammy Award winner, Terence Blanchard, who composed the music for the new Kennedy Center theatrical piece, Bud, Not Buddy, opening today. The staged concert is a coming...]]>
<![CDATA[Your State's Favorite Netflix Original Series Is ...]]> Wed, 11 Jan 2017 17:28:03 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Netflix-GettyImages-464215297.jpg
If you ever found yourself hunkering down under a blanket at home weathering some type of storm, be it physical or emotional, you've probably turned to Netflix for solace at some point.

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<![CDATA[3 Decades of Polaroids Show Vanishing DC Architecture]]> Tue, 10 Jan 2017 22:06:43 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/DC+Castle+Building+50+Years+Ago.jpg
Polaroids taken by a D.C. man over almost three decades show the vanishing architecture of the city.

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<![CDATA[Store Owners Say They've Been Asked to Vacate Landmark Mall]]> Mon, 09 Jan 2017 12:13:18 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Landmark+Mall.jpg
Owners of stores at Landmark Mall in Alexandria, Virginia, confirmed to News4 they've been given notice to vacate their spaces by Jan. 31 to prepare for the long-awaited renovation.

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<![CDATA[Longtime Inaugural Parade Announcer Loses Gig ]]> Tue, 10 Jan 2017 15:32:53 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/2017-01-06_0832.png
For nearly 60 years, Charlie Brotman has been the voice of the Presidential Inauguration. But now, he feels his voice has been silenced. Brotman was devastated when Trump's Inauguration committee told him he was...]]>
<![CDATA[What's to Come for Landmark Mall Now That Macy's is Closing?]]> Thu, 05 Jan 2017 19:04:45 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Landmark+Mall.jpg
Macy's is the latest store to say goodbye to the mall as the department store chain struggles with slow sales and online competition. The Macy's at Landmark Mall is one of 65 locations that will close this year,...

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<![CDATA[PBR Over Powerade? Local Gym Applies to Serve Beer & Wine]]> Wed, 04 Jan 2017 19:45:47 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000017290410_1200x675_847760963631.jpg
The Lifetime Fitness location in Gaithersburg, Maryland, applied for a license to serve beer and wine at its outdoor pool. News4's Aimee Cho takes a look at what's behind this seemingly unhealthy trend...]]>