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Texas Focus: Andy Paris – Bubble Gum King

June 22, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm - $3 – $5

Join the Bullock for a screening and conversation of Andy Paris – Bubble Gum King as part of the Texas Focus film series, a cinematic exploration of the Texas narrative. The event will include a conversation with the directors John Paris and Gabriel Ramirez.

Andy Paris – Bubble Gum King is the documentary of Andrew J. Paris of McAllen Texas, the first businessman to mass produce bubblegum after World War II. He became an overnight, international success and dubbed “The Bubble Gum King of America” by Life Magazine in 1947.

  • Included with your ticket is a 6:00 p.m. welcoming reception with a cash bar.
  • Film screening from 7:00 p.m.- 9:00 p.m.
  • Q&A to follow the screening with Directors John Paris and Gabriel Ramirez.
  • Entrance for this screening will be at the IMAX lobby doors.
  • Rating:PG-13.
  • Runtime:105 min.

Your ticket purchase supports the Bullock Museum’s exhibitions and educational programming.



June 22, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
$3 – $5
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Bullock Texas State History Museum
1800 Congress Ave
Austin, TX 78701 United States

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