Month: February 2016

A Day at the Museum of Texas Tech University

Any day spent wandering around a museum is a great day in my book. Last week, I got a chance to peruse the permanent and visiting exhibits at the Museum of Texas Tech University. Having gone a few times as a child, it had been many years since my last trip, and this trip didn’t disappoint.

Meet the Visit Lubbock Sales Team

Hospitality is what West Texas is known for, and it’s what the Visit Lubbock Team echos in their work each and every day to help meeting planners have a smooth and successful event in Lubbock. With such rock stars on the Visit Lubbock Sales Team, we wanted to get to know them better and learn what makes

Top 3 Questions About Planning Meetings in Lubbock

Lubbock has become a popular city for meetings and events, especially for event planners who are looking for a unique culture, fun things to do and that famous Texas hospitality. But like all cities, there are a few questions that the Visit Lubbock Team frequently hears from planners considering Lubbock. If you’re thinking about hosting a meeting or

New in Lubbock – February 2016

It is a new month, and we have even more new places to grub, drink, relax and play in the “Hub City.” February is the month of romance, and we already shared our date ideas for Valentine’s Day, but if you are looking to fall in love with some place new, this list is for you. Take your date out for

Live Love Lubbock with Caroline Pierce

Meet our youngest Live Love Lubbock interviewee, Caroline Pierce. This Buddy Holly-loving kid came to tell us her favorite spots in town, the best place to get a pie (pizza and dessert) and some of her favorite things about Lubbock. Grab a slice and Live Love Lubbock with our friend, Caroline. Visit our YouTube page for more Live

Top Date Night Ideas in Lubbock

Sometimes it’s inevitable. You and your significant other plan a trip to Lubbock for a Red Raider football weekend or a fun festival or event, and you arrive to the last night of your trip without any set plans. The good news is the list of fun date night ideas is almost overwhelming. The bad

Simply De”Vine”

Who doesn’t love a weekend festival that combines great music, fantastic food, friends and lasting memories? Couple that with local wine, and it can’t get much better. Lubbock is the proud host of five (and counting) fabulous wine festivals each year that bring together all of the characteristics above to one location. Here’s our quick guide

Have a Happy Valentine’s Day in the “Hub City!”

There are two types of people in the world: those who love everything about Valentine’s Day and all its chocolate-coated, rose-clad merriment, and those who would never dream of participating in such a so-called “Hallmark holiday.” No matter which camp you fall into, I’d be willing to bet that you’re pretty great at showing those