Month: June 2016

Four Days of Fun and Fireworks: 4th of July Happenings in the “Hub City”

It’s that time of year again – the time of year that your shoulders rise and fall as you take a deep breath of satisfaction. You can rest in knowing that you have a weekend full of relaxation, sun and fun, family and friends, fireworks and greasy food, good times and a patriotic spirit that

Coming Soon: Hilton Garden Inn

Come August 2016, Lubbock will be home to its newest property, the Hilton Garden Inn. Located at 6027 45th St., the new hotel is Pearl Hospitality’s fifth hotel in Lubbock. Our team got a sneak peek of the hotel (still under construction) and a little more information about what visitors can expect. The hotel features

New in Lubbock – June 2016

Summer has officially started! When you’re not out trying out these must-have “Hub City” cocktails or checking off the Top Things to do This Summer, you have to visit these incredible new spots. The Plaza Restaurant & Bar This is the definition of Panhandle cuisine. Not only does their menu have all your Tex-Mex favorites, but it

Lubbock’s Top Summer Activities for Kids


The final school bell has rung, and the kids are home and ready for adventure. Now what? This summer, head to Lubbock, a city that knows how to entertain your kids. From going on a night hike to finding prehistoric bones at an archaeological site, here are the top things to do with kids this

Live Love Lubbock with Ben and Stacey


Ben and Stacey are some of Lubbock’s biggest fans. Hailing from Portland, Oregon, they have made the trip to the “Hub City” eight times over the past six years. We caught up with the couple when they flew in for Don Caldwell’s surprise celebration. Don and the Cactus Theater are pivotal to their love story. Hear

6 Must-Try “Hub City” Cocktails

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Lubbock may be the officially unofficial birthplace of the Chilton, but we have plenty of other signature drinks that will have you raising your glass. From hearty brews to classics with a twist, here are a few “Hub City” favorites worth toasting. Gran Torino Margarita Chimy’s Cerveceria Top-shelf tequila makes this one legendary mega-margarita. Pair

Five Reasons to be at Wine & Clay Festival This Weekend


One of the absolute best parts about visiting (and living in) the “Hub City” is the ability to get to several award-winning wineries in 20 minutes or less. You don’t even have to leave the city limits to sip, swirl and savor some of the best wine the Lone Star State has to offer. And

Top Things to do This Summer

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Summers couldn’t be any better in Lubbock. With warm, humidity-free days and cool evenings, it’s always a good time to get out and explore. Whether you reside in Lubbock or are paying us a special visit, we’ve listed the top must-see and must-dos of the summer. You won’t want to miss these attractions and events!

6 Questions for Lubbock’s Newest Dance Hall

Lubbock has a new spot to “boot, scootin’ boogie,” and it has the largest dance floor in the city. Charley B’s opened its doors in Lubbock in January 2016, and the venue is busier than ever. You’ll find live music, multiple bars and 27,000 square feet of space to dance, sing with your favorite band