10 Episode 010 – Texas Movies / April 2015

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This week on the Daytripper Podcast we talk about Texas Movies, as in movies filmed (or a portion of) in Texas. We list our favorites and even debate some that may or may not qualify. There are probably even a few surprises in here as well!

Speaking of Texas movies, join us for the next installment of the Daytripper Film Fest with a showing of True Grit (2010) at the Georgetown Palace Theater. More information and tickets are available at the Palace Theater website. We’d love to see you there!

Some of the things we’ve been up to since last time include SXSW, the Houston Rodeo and Backwoods events. Our intern, Hillary, joins us as well for this episode. Yep, you’ve seen her photo on Facebook but we decided to let her speak. 🙂

In our Texas music segment we introduce you to Abbi Walker for some good ol’ Texas  Southern Soul sounds. A few fans sent in some questions about trip ideas for kids, underrated small towns and primitive backpacking adventures. Tune in to the podcast for all this and more!

Kids Trip Ideas:
Houston Museum of Natural Science
The Thinkery in Austin
McKenna Kids Museum in New Braunfels
Cameron Park Zoo in Waco
The DoSeum in San Antonio
Fossil Rim Wildlife Center in Glenn Rose
Natural Bridge Wildlife Ranch in San Antonio
Institute of Texan Cultures in San Antonio
Grape stomping at any winery in Texas (mentioned Perissos in Burnet)

Under-rated Small Towns of Texas:
Rockport (coming in Season 7)
Tomball (coming soon, Season 6)

Primitive Backpacking
Big Bend
Colorado Bend
Devil’s River

This endeavor is generously supported by The Highland Lakes of Burnet County.

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