Month: June 2018

Let Freedom Ring in the “Hub City”: 4th of July Festivities

The 4th of July in the “Hub City” is anything but dull. Our town truly rallies together for this celebration, from banks to restaurants, everyone cheers on the red, white and blue! With a parade, music, food and fireworks, we have compiled a list of happenings around town that will wow any crowd. BEFORE THE

Pioneer Pocket Hotel in Downtown Lubbock

The Pioneer Pocket Hotel is Lubbock’s newest boutique hotel located in the historic Pioneer building along Broadway. With 10 rooms ranging in theme from cotton to music and wine to windmills, this luxury accommodation impresses with its 1920s architecture and modern touches. All rooms at the Pioneer Pocket Hotel offer Apple and Android charging stations,

What’s Coming Up in July

 Celebrate with 4th on Broadway, ride along with ArtRideLBK for a tour of public art and see a performance by Lubbock Moonlight Musicals in July! For more on what’s happening in the “Hub City,” check out this lineup.

Cocina de La Sirena

Lubbock’s culinary scene is starting to make waves, and if you catch wind of this siren’s savory song, you may not be able to escape. Daughter of Lubbock restaurateur, Cat Traxler, Chef Jessica Fultz opened Cocina de La Sirena (Kitchen of The Siren or Mermaid), in 2016 after earning her culinary degree in San Francisco and gaining

Unity in Glass

I first met Lee Ware at the 2012 Lubbock Bridal Showcase. Having just moved back to Lubbock, I was one of countless photographers vying for a booking from the hundreds of brides bustling around the Lubbock Memorial Civic Center. Poking my head through the back curtain of my booth, I saw something I had never

A Day with Dad

BRUNCH @ BierHaus 2009 Broadway St. Photo contributed by KFYO.com Bier Haus is the newest place in the downtown area to enjoy the good outdoors while enjoying a meal! Take dad to “hang out” on this family-friendly patio while you enjoy a tasty brunch. This one of a kind atmosphere will start your Father’s Day

New in Lubbock: June 2018

Lubbock is no stranger to development, and each month the city continues to grow and flourish. From shops to parks to restaurants, we’ve got the scoop on what’s new and noteworthy in Lubbock!   QUEEN OF TARTS BAKERY 8004 Indiana Ave Coming Soon Got a sweet tooth? Lubbock’s newest bakery and cheese shop is one

The Brewery LBK

The Brewery LBK

Everyone loves a good bruski, and now, downtown Lubbock is serving craft beers by the glass at The Brewery LBK! Check out why the boys behind the brew chose to open shop in the historic Pioneer Hotel and nerd out talking all things beer. The Brewery LBK is currently serving an IPA, Honey Blonde, Chilton

Through the Lens: Three Lubbock Photographers Capture West Texas

Lubbock’s breathtaking sunsets, flourishing arts and culture scene and monthly First Friday Art Trail have attracted the attention of photographers looking to tell a story through their lens. Three professional photographers sat down with us to discuss the beauty they’ve found in photographing the “Hub City.” Jerod Foster Jerod Foster, Ph.D., owns Jerod Foster Photography and

Foodie Favorites: The Watering Well Eatery

Sometimes it can be a challenge to eat healthy for lunch during the week, but The Watering Well Eatery makes it easy. Inspired by the food she feeds her family, restaurateur and owner of J’s Creamery (formerly Sheridan’s Frozen Custard), Kandy Fletcher, wanted to bring her nearly two decades of experience to a new restaurant in