Tom Tierney’s Texas Paper Doll Party

Tom Tierney & Kathy O’Tierney invited you to 4th Annual Texas Paper Doll Party Sat, Mar 31, 2012 from 9:30 PM to Sun, Apr 1, 2012 at 12:00 AM Where: Tom-Kat Paper Dolls 216 Main Street Smithville TX 78602 Our Bed and Breakfast is one block from Main Street and the Paper Doll Party. Give … Read More

Real ‘Jane Roe’ in movie Doonby, filmed in Smithville, TX

Real ‘Jane Roe’ Makes Pro-Life Case in Upcoming Feature Film ‘Doonby’ by Hollywoodland   Norma McCorvey, better known as the plaintiff at the heart of the 1973 Roe v. Wade Supreme Court case, wasn’t seeking a big-screen film career. She simply couldn’t pass up the chance to play a woman who tries convincing a pregnant … Read More

Smithville TX’s Playhouse presents “Chrome Cruisin ’50’s

DINNER THEATER AT PLAYHOUSE SMITHVILLE   Playhouse Smithville brings you this years dinner theatre with a strut:  Chrome Cruisin’ ‘50’s, a time when everything had fenders, fins, and skirts… the cars, the girls, the guys, the TV’s, the Drive-Ins, the politics, the poetry, and the music. A live memorabilia tour, cabaret and dinner theatre by … Read More

A Year in France- Living Like a Local, hosted by Smithville Chamber.

  Join Smithville native, Shelley Row, and her husband, Michael Miron, as they share stories from their year living inFrance.  Lots of people talk about living abroad, but Shelley and Mike did it!    Hear about baking croissants, see pictures of harvesting grapes, and experienceFrance’s very own country western line dance troupe, the Coyote Dancers of … Read More

Chitlin Circuit Blues Review in Smithville, TX

Sonny Rhodes with special guests Jeff Haney Peterson Brothers Ruby Jane Greg Izor “Music Has the Power to Liberate and Bridge All Gaps” Playing Saturday, August 13, 2011 7 PM- 1 AM Tickets are $10.00 Location is Big Daddy’s Roadhouse 242 Hwy 95 South Smithville, Texas 78957 phone: 512 237-1098 We still have a few … Read More

Smithville, TX Goes Hollywood

 Who would have thought that we would get to meet movie stars and have them stay in our Bed and Breakfast?  Check out  this new  article from the Houston Chronicle. I love the last line: “They are beyond film-friendly,” Patterson says. “There’s something almost magical about filming in Smithville.” Texas’ quaint Smithville goes Hollywood By MELANIE WARNER SPENCER Copyright … Read More

Smithville, TX is proud of “Tree of Life”

Here is a wonderful review of  “Tree of Life.”  Our little town, Smithville  has had movies filmed here before.  The first was “Hope Floats.”  Reading the review below  makes me want to see the movie at least twice.  And I wish we didn’t have to wait till June 3rd.  We had the three boys that played … Read More

“Tree of Life” wins at Cannes Film Festival

Breaking news: Here is a blog about “Tree of Life”.  Part of the movie was filmed here in Smithville, Texas, about 10 blocks from our Bed and Breakfast.  Most of Smithville will be in Austin to see the movie the first week it is out.  Read below about “Tree of Life” at the Cannes Film … Read More

Movie Review on “Doonby”, filmed in Smithville

Here is a movie review about Doonby, filmed here in Smithville, last spring. And will be released in September 2011.  The crew and actors were a great group.  It was fun having them film in our little town. Some of them stayed at our Bed and Breakfast. Movie Review: Doonby by Bill Sardi Directed By: … Read More

Robert Davi on Doonby, the Movie, filmed in Smithville, TX

This is a blog from  Actor Robert Davi writes about Doonby. Doonby was filmed in Smithville, TX and we were honored to have Mr. Davi stay here at the Katy House Bed and Breakfast. Exclusive Premiere: Trailer for John Schneider’s ‘Doonby’ by Robert Davi Friends:            When I write it is usually out of a deep … Read More