Month: July 2014

Foodie Favorites from A to Z – Nick’s Sports Grill & Lounge

Nick Muscari always dreamed of opening his own bar and grill, but never in a million years could have predicted it would bear his own name. While working as a bartender at Stella’s Restaurant (also located in Lubbock), Nick was approached by two gentlemen wanting to know if he would be interested in running a

Is it Football Season Yet?

Say what you will. There is nothing quite like the college football experience at Texas Tech. After silencing their critics with an upset win over Arizona State at last year’s Holiday Bowl, Davis Webb will lead the charge into Jones AT&T Stadium when the Red Raiders open up their season on August 30 against Central

Win BIG with the National Cowboy Symposium & Celebration

Hey y’all! It’s that time of year again. Fall in Lubbock means cooler weather, Texas Tech football and, most importantly, the National Cowboy Symposium & Celebration. If you want to get in on the celebration, we are going to give you a chance to win a two-night stay at the MCM Eleganté Hotel, which is

Ready, Set, Sing!

Have you planned a visit to the Lubbock Moonlight Musicals yet this summer? It’s a one-of-a-kind experience…under the stars! Each summer, Lubbock Moonlight Musicals hosts popular shows at the Wells Fargo Amphitheatre in Mackenzie Park. You’ll catch all of your favorite musicals on one stage. This summer, the organization premiered “Oliver!” throughout the month of

Celebrate National French Fry Day

Pommes frites (France), vlaamse freieten (Belgium), chips,(UK) or papas fritas (Mexico). Whatever you call them, today is the day to celebrate French Fries! Thomas Jefferson had “potatoes served in the French manner” at a White House dinner in 1802, and since then they have grown into a worldwide phenomenon, becoming an American staple and a

Don’t Miss Lubbock’s Hottest FREE Event

You have eight rockin’ weeks left of great LIVE music at the 2014 Summer Showcase at the Buddy Holly Center. Since the opening chord was played on May 29, hundreds of people continue to come out to the Summer Showcase to jump start their weekend with great live music, drinks, dancing and more. Held every

Cool Off at Lubbock Water Rampage

With temperatures on the constant rise during the summer, it’s no wonder that Lubbock Water Rampage is on everyone’s agenda. If you haven’t been before, it’s the best way to cool off from our West Texas heat. Lubbock Water Rampage offers a lazy river, big wave pool, two 400-foot slides and more. They are currently

Foodie Favorites from A to Z – Mean Woman Grill

If you haven’t had a burger at Mean Woman Grill, well then you just haven’t had a burger. Daniel and I stopped by the new addition to Lubbock for this month’s foodie blog and were more than impressed. Not only is the food out-of-this-world great, but the staff has a big personality to go along

Vuelta Del Llano Bike Races

This weekend, Lubbock’s racing scene is heating up again with the Vuelta Del Llano Bike Races. Hosted by the Lubbock Monterey American Business Clubs, this two-day event will be held on Saturday, July 5 and Sunday, July 6 at Buffalo Springs Lake and Yellow House Canyon. Spectators are welcome at no cost! Here’s what you