We want to personally thank everyone that entered the Boomtown Film & Music Festival’s Small and Creepy film contest! We had 10 official entries to the contest from our local area of Beaumont, TX and other parts of the country. Screenwriter Caroline Thompson worked with us to set up this contest and was set to judgeContinue Reading
As it turns out there is no force stronger than Mother Nature and after looking at the weather forecast, we are sad to say that our event tonight is POSTPONED. A future date WILL be posted AS SOON AS POSSIBLE. Please help us get the word out! Thank you so much for your understanding.
It was a transformative three days of films, bands, artists, and more at the 9th Annual Boomtown Film & Music Festival hosted February 25 – 27, 2016. All of the BoomFest planners thank every participant for again sharing this yearly creative celebration. We also thank our sponsors, Texas Commission on the Arts, Texas Film Commission,Continue Reading
The #BoomFest16 Planning Team loves a good adult cocktail or two – we even made sure to include a frothy beer on our 2016 poster! Which is why we’re pumped to announce that we’ve teamed up with the popular ride-share app Uber* to give #BoomFest16 patrons a responsible way home. So get to the BoomtownContinue Reading
Ever wanted to learn how the experts make movie magic? Aspiring filmmakers (and curious bystanders) can learn a lot from our filmmaker panelists, where industry professionals share their insights and experiences on a variety of film topics. This year, we’ve invited filmmakers and filmmaking experts from around the country to answers your questions about stunts,Continue Reading
Let’s face it: there’s a lot happening at #BoomFest16, so we’ll wrap up everything you need to know about each day of the festival. Here’s the breakdown for Friday, February 26th: McFaddin-Ward House & Logon Cafe (Bonus Event: Jefferson Theatre) Where: McFaddin-Ward House, 1906 Calder Ave., Beaumont, Texas Logon Cafe, 3805 Calder Ave., Beaumont, TexasContinue Reading
Let’s face it: there’s a lot happening at #BoomFest16, so we’ll wrap up everything you need to know about each day of the festival. Let’s start with Thursday, February 25th: McFaddin-Ward House & Visitor Center Where: 1906 Calder Ave., Beaumont, Texas Time: Films start @ 6 PM, Bands start @ 8 PM Brief Overview: DownhomeContinue Reading
Bring your cash, your heart & your eyes! We’ve got plenty of vendors to entertain your pocket book and your soul outside the Jefferson Theatre on Saturday, starting at noon. Whether they are AcroYogis demonstrating their gravity-defying art, artists showcasing their colorful paintings, philanthropists sharing their community outreach, or a crocheted version of a malevolent cosmicContinue Reading