Month: July 2022

Lubbock’s Freshman 15

When you’re not buried in the books, get to know your new city with our staff’s Freshman 15 lineup of 15 must-do activities in the “Hub City.”  Visit First Friday Art Trail  Get your caffeine fix Play a round of disc golf at Mackenzie Park Savor a dessert at J’s Creamery Watch a movie at

Take Me Out to the Ballgame: Hosting your Baseball Tournament in Lubbock, Texas

When planning a successful sporting event or tournament, event directors are in search of an ideal host city that checks all the boxes. From diversity of facilities, ease of transportation, access to collegiate-level resources, hotel accommodations, and a plethora of activities off the field, Lubbock, Texas knocks it out of the park. Lubbock Sports sat

Escape the Hassle of the Big City: Meet in Lubbock, Texas

Lubbock, Texas is a unique city that provides the ideal host destination for your next meeting or convention. Its access to big-city resources without the hassle of a larger metro area coins the city as a “big, small town.” Check out the list below to learn why Lubbock’s venues, activities, accessibility and pace of life

10 Events to Plan for this Fall

Fall in the 806 looks like Friday night lights, cooling temperatures, and festivals every weekend. Whether you want to celebrate the harvest season or enjoy a performance with loved ones, Lubbock has plenty of festivities that are sure to please everyone. Check out the list below for ten of the biggest events happening this autumn. 

5 Can’t Miss Wine Festivals in Lubbock, Texas

The wide-open plains of West Texas coupled with the dry, arid climate offers the perfect environment for wine grape growing. In fact, Lubbock is the leading producer of wine grapes in Texas with over 90% grown on the Texas High Plains AVA. This offers vino drinkers of all levels a true vine to glass experience.

7 Dog-Friendly Patios to Visit this Summer

By: Camille Hughes Furry friends deserve a night out too! Grab the leash and “treat” your dog where you both can enjoy your time on a local patio. Below are our recommendations for dog-friendly patios in the 806! J’s Creamery | 5101 82nd Street We aren’t the only ones who enjoy a sweet treat. Satisfy

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

Lubbock’s Downtown Murals

With a growing art community that enchants visitors from all over the world, it’s only fitting that Lubbock would have public murals around every corner. We’ve made a list of just a few in Lubbock’s downtown that are sure to add a bit of flare to your next photoshoot!  602 Avenue J 1812 Buddy Holly

After “I do”

By: Camille Hughes Love is in the air! While you visitng Lubbock this wedding season, don’t worry about finding an after-party. We’ve got you covered with our list of “Hub City” favorites to enjoy after the bride and groom say “I Do”. The Brewery LBK Located on the ground level of Lubbock’s Historic Pioneer Building,

Beat the Heat with These Cool Treats

As the summer temperature is on the rise, nothing sounds more refreshing than a shaved ice or ice cold specialty lemonade. Check out our list of cool places below to get a sweet treat for a hot summer day in the LBK!  J’s Creamery | Frozen Custard At J’s Creamery, all-natural frozen custard is made