Month: March 2016

Destination Spotlight – The Rawls Course

Since spring is upon us and the temperature is on the rise, it only seemed fitting to have the Destination Spotlight for March be one that celebrates being outside. For golf lovers far and wide, The Rawls Course at Texas Tech University is very well-known, for both its beautiful design and challenging course. The Rawls Course,

Foodie Favorites – Albarran’s Mexican Bar & Grill

To get an accurate picture of just how Jorge Albarran’s Lubbock restaurant came into existence you’d have to go back to 1989, the year that Albarran moved to Texas from Acapulco, Mexico with his parents. After starting a job as a bus boy, Albarran worked his way through the restaurant ranks over time and opened

New in Lubbock – March

Can anyone else believe it’s already March? It seems like just a few short days ago we were working on our February round-up, and now we are 100-ish days away from summer, and we have a whole new crop of businesses opening up just in time for warmer weather! This month, whether you’re sweating it

Celebrate Agriculture in Lubbock

Lubbock is no stranger to agriculture and its impact on our economy. Whether it’s today, this weekend or sometime this year, be sure to celebrate the industry by visiting or attending these fun and educational museums and events only in the “Hub City.” American Wind Power Center 1701 Canyon Lake Drive | 806.747.8734 windmill.com Home to

Venue Spotlight: APEX Event Center

For sports lovers, March means madness..March madness that is. When it comes to hosting basketball events in Lubbock, APEX Event Center is at the top of the list. But they don’t host only basketball events. At just a few years old, the facility has hosted a variety of sporting events in Lubbock. Learn more from

The Marriage of Meetings and The West in Lubbock

Whether visiting on business or pleasure, what better way to immerse yourself in a new city than by tapping into its distinct personality? What makes a city unique goes beyond its brick and mortar structure, but lies in the heart of its people and the spirit in which it was developed. When choosing a host

Top Group Outings in Lubbock

Located in West Texas, Lubbock is a popular destination for meetings and conventions. When groups are in town, there’s plenty to do and see during your off time. Luckily, Lubbock is bustling with a busy nightlife, world-class museums and live music, a perfect break for business travelers. Here are some of the top things to do when you’re

Top Things to Do in Lubbock if You Love the Outdoors

Due to Lubbock’s great Texas location, it’s a popular destination year-round for outdoor attractions and events. Its rich, West Texas history is portrayed through attractions that teach about ranching and cowboys, and the area is also home to some of the best nature spots for wildlife viewing or hiking in the region. If you want to

Live Love Lubbock with Sarah Monroe

We couldn’t think of a better way to introduce our newest social media intern than adding her to our Live Love Lubbock series. Sarah has grown up in Lubbock and has a passion for the city, so we could not be more excited to have her share her “Hub City” favorites with you. Learn about McPherson’s Patio

Butterflies Alive! Sneak Peek

Butterflies Alive! is back at the Science Spectrum & OMNI Theater in Lubbock starting Saturday, March 5. Once again, it’s a can’t miss event! We stopped by yesterday for an inside look at what you can expect. See them come to life. First along the exhibit trail is a chance to see butterflies actually come to