Month: August 2016

What to Know About Jones AT&T Stadium

Soon Lubbock will be cheering on the Red Raider football team under the bright lights at Jones AT&T Stadium. Given that football season is here (yes!) and thousands of people will flock to the facility to cheer on the team, we decided to learn more about the stadium…maybe you’ll learn something new. Here’s a list of

New in Lubbock – August 2016

It is always exciting seeing new business in town. Every time you visit you are sure to find fresh places to hang out in the “Hub City.” This month’s additions make for the perfect day trip filled with shopping, fun and a new place to stay. Gold Stripe Coffee Roasters Start your day with ethically

Insider’s Look: Visit Lubbock Meeting Planning Guide

Not sure where to start when planning your Lubbock meeting? Thanks to the team at Visit Lubbock, you have a one-stop-shop with the Visit Lubbock Meeting Planning Guide, which shows you a wide variety of venue options, catering companies, local attractions and much more. You can request a copy of the Visit Lubbock Meeting Planning Guide, but first,

What to Know About McPherson Cellars

This month’s destination spotlight is none other than the famous McPherson Cellars. Known for captivating our tastebuds with delicious wine and making a name for themselves in the U.S. wine business, here’s all you need to know about the urban winery (with help from winery operations manager, Emily Simpson). Q: What is the history of

5 Reasons to Visit the Lubbock Lake National Historic Landmark

The Lubbock Lake National Historic Landmark is the original Lubbock attraction. Smithsonian Magazine even declared it as one of the top five places to see evidence of early Americans. In fact, evidence of human habitation from 12,000 years ago makes it one of the oldest attractions in the Americas. Due to its nearly complete record of human activity

Reasons Why Lubbock is a Top Football Town in Texas

Football season is the best time of year in a college town, but in Lubbock it’s everything. Each Saturday you can expect to see thousands of fans decked in their red and black game day gear invading every nook and cranny of Northeast Lubbock, and the energy is contagious. Often hailed as one of the best

Live Love Lubbock with Cleto Cordero

Cleto Cordero, best known as the frontman and chief songwriter for Flatland Cavalry, came to Lubbock, following in the footsteps of Pat Green, Josh Abbott and countless others. Since then his band has released an EP (Come May) and full length album (Humble Folks) to major success. When Cleto isn’t topping the iTunes country chart or landing on Billboard,