Month: January 2017

New In Lubbock – January

Whether it’s counting your steps or just your blessings, everyone has a New Year’s resolution, including some new businesses in Lubbock. We’ve just begun the new year, and three new business have already opened their doors. Here’s a look at what’s new in the Lubbock. BurgerFi Already growing in popularity, this burger joint lets you

Destination Spotlight: Stars & Stripes Drive-In Theatre

We are now in 2017, and change is more inevitable than ever. In a world where technology rules, time seems limited and we are busier than ever. How do we stop and take a breather? Somehow in this midst of all this clatter, one down-time preference has stood the test of time. It’s something that

A Meeting Planner’s Perspective: Hosting an International Conference in Lubbock

Planning any event can be challenging, but Bryce Looney, manager of presidential services and events, at the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center can attest there’s a different kind of difficulty associated with planning an international conference. In the fall of 2015, Looney was hired to do just that – plan the 4th Annual World

10 Apps to Make You an Even Better Event Planner

In this day and age, smart phones are crucial tools for planning and executing an event. Keeping track of all the budgets, emails, files, RSVPs, meetings and to-dos can become burdensome, especially if you’re planning multiple events at one time. At Visit Lubbock, we work with event/meeting planners daily, and our job is to make

A Look Inside the 2017 Visitor’s Guide

Each year, beginning in late July, we start meticulously planning and prepping for the upcoming year’s Visitor’s Guide. With the new year right around the corner, we couldn’t be more excited to give you a quick preview. In the 2017 Visitor’s Guide you will find a wealth of information regarding restaurants, shopping, local attractions and several