Month: April 2017

Destination Spotlight: Coyote Candle Co.

Have you ever come across a store that makes you think, “how is this even real, but I’m so glad it is?” Enter Lubbock’s unicorn of home decor – Coyote Candle Co. Possibly the 8th wonder of the world, Coyote Candle Co. is more than just candles. MUCH more. If I could use even bigger

6 Essential Tips for Visiting the First Friday Art Trail

Here in the “Hub City,” a night at First Friday Art Trail (FFAT) is filled with thousands of visitors every month looking for a unique cultural experience comprised of art, music, food and wine. Hosted in the Lubbock Cultural District, FFAT is an art lover’s dream and inspires the artistic eye for anyone doubting their

House Concerts at Rockin’ Box 33

The “Hub City” offers experiences for every music lover from large-scale performances to intimate house concerts. At Rockin’ Box 33, the environment allows you to engage with the artist, ask questions and learn the stories that inspired the artist’s piece. Make sure to check out the upcoming shows such as Butch and Rory Hancock, Patricia Vonne and

What’s Coming Up in May

What do a Cinco de Mayo parade, a baseball game and a wine festival all have in common? It’s all coming up in May here in the “Hub City.” See more by checking out this video.

Step Into Lubbock Culture

To experience Lubbock, you gotta walk the walk. Whether you hike, bike or are just an experienced “art walker,” there are plenty of ways to experience our city. Lace up your shoes, grab the family and head outside to get your steps (and a lotta culture). Texas Tech Public Art Collection (2500 Broadway) Average Steps:

A West Texas Twist on Grilled Cheese

In honor of National Grilled Cheese Day, we decided to celebrate with a meal that has a West Texas twist to it. The pulled pork grilled cheese from Cast Iron Grill is a savory sandwich made from scratch daily. The menu offers many American classics, but the pulled pork grilled cheese is noted as a

5 Unique Lubbock Caterers Serving Up Delicious Food

Dining is an essential part of the Lubbock experience, so why deprive your attendees of it? West Texas is known for its steaks, barbecue and home-style cooking. Not only is the food fantastic, but you can pair it with something from one of our local wineries. If you’re planning an event in Lubbock and want

Now Open: Wingate by Wyndham

North Lubbock added another hotel as Wingate by Wyndham opened last month at 5214 2nd Drive behind the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema and West Crust Pizza. The hotel is the second in the past year to open north of Loop 289 and adds 83 rooms to Lubbock’s inventory along with more event space. With free WiFi, free breakfast,

Venue Spotlight: Autumn Oaks Event Center

Autumn Oaks – The things I imagine when saying these words are quite honestly some of my favorite things in the world. Immediately, I dream of fall, crisp air, warm yet vibrant leaves falling to the ground, and the laughter and love of my family. Maybe that’s what Lance and Judy Thornberry, along with their