Month: September 2020

East Lubbock Art House

Art is the conduit in which we are able to think higher and feel deeper. At the East Lubbock Art House (ELAH), Danielle East, founder of ELAH, along with other local artists of color and emerging artists, are pushing patrons to their limits through thought-provoking pieces that bring light to the impacts of today’s social

Shop Spotlight: Chrome

If you haven’t yet made your way to Chrome’s new location at 6701 Slide Rd, you need to ASAP! This classic Lubbock boutique will have you speechless with its new and improved look and locality. As soon as you walk through the glass door, you are welcomed by smiling mannequins dripping with designer clothing and

Q&A: How the Brewery LBK is Thriving

When the City of Lubbock committed to revitalizing downtown in 2011, it was no surprise the former Pioneer Hotel was one of the first buildings to see a transformation. Now, the building serves as the cornerstone to downtown redevelopment with a destination dining spot, The West Table Kitchen and Bar, as well as a popular

Tee Up in Lubbock

By: Travis Dowdle With fair weather a large portion of the year, sunny days, and challenging winds, Lubbock is an elite place to both practice and play golf. It is accessible to novice golfers and those looking to refine their skills. From world-class facilities found at the Rawls at Texas Tech to affordable and fun

A Look into the Lubbock Sports Labor Day Cup

In the face of a continuing health crisis, meeting planners are met with a variety of new challenges. Postponements and cancellations, along with social distancing guidelines have become somewhat of a new normal for 2020. When attending a sporting event, attendees and competitors alike want to have the confidence that their host venue is taking

The Highly Anticipated World-Class Entertainment Venue Opens in Lubbock This Year

By Brenda Kissko Lubbock, the live music capital of Texas, has long been known for its thriving music scene. Legends like Joe Ely, Natalie Maines, Mac Davis, and the one and only Buddy Holly have all called Lubbock home. They’ve played from its stages, entertained in its streets, picked guitars and belted out tunes for

LBK Saturdays are for the Boys

If you are anything like me, saving up all my PTO this summer while being stuck at home is giving me the travel bug! Now is the time to get away for a couple of days. Let’s round up your boys, take off next Friday and set the GPS to Lubbock, Texas! First thing’s first,

A Business Traveler’s Guide to Lubbock

Whether you are attending a conference in the “Hub City” or have a meeting scheduled with a client, Lubbock, Texas welcomes you! We know business travel can be stressful, but Visit Lubbock is here to help you plan the most efficient itinerary to get the job done while also offering an authentic West Texas experience.

Discover our History at these Six East Lubbock Attractions

Rollercoasters and mountain bike trails coupled with Lubbock’s historical roots are waiting across Interstate 27. Arguably one of the most beautiful areas within the “Hub City”, Lubbock’s east side showcases the city’s best outdoor attractions, like Joyland Amusement Park and Dunbar Historical Lake. Head east this weekend to immerse yourself in Lubbock’s history and culture!

Discover the Local Farmers Markets

Ripe fruit, fresh veggies and friendly faces await you at Wolfforth Farmers Market. Held every Saturday throughout the year, rain or shine, locals and visitors alike can experience an authentic connection between farmers and local artisans.  Walking up to the Wolfforth Farmers Market for the first time, I was immediately blown away by the sheer