Author: Katherine White

Discover the 806

When looking for the perfect weekend getaway, Lubbock’s wide-open spaces are the ideal destination, as it is naturally socially distanced in West Texas. Each visitor is offered a front-row seat to Lubbock’s evolving culture as the spotlight shines on local talent on center stage and on display at one of our many galleries. From a

Early Bird Night Owl

Whether you are a morning or night person, Lubbock has a variety of brews for any time of the day. Jumpstart your morning with a little (or a lot, we don’t judge) caffeine and cap off the night with a refreshing IPA or an original creation from one of our local breweries and pubs. Check

Treat Yourself to Health

Looking to stay fit and maintain wellness in the “Hub City?” Check out these local spots for optimal health with natural herbs, yoga and green smoothies.  The Green Stream | 2601 19th St. | 806.605.1605 Fill up on antioxidants and essential vitamins at this juice bar and cafe. With acai bowls, smoothies, fresh-pressed juices, fruits,

11 of Lubbock’s Top Venues for Mid-Sized Groups

From local wineries to hotels and museums, Lubbock is home to a variety of venues that offer a unique setting for the ultimate experience in the “Hub City.” If you’re planning a corporate gathering, offsite meeting during a conference or a networking event, look no further than our suggestions below for mid-sized groups ranging from 50

Pairing Texas High Plains Wines & Holiday Dishes

This season, pair your favorite holiday dishes with a glass of local wine. With 90% of all Texas wine grapes grown right here in the Texas High Plains, you’ll be sure to impress your guests this holiday season. Whether you’re hosting a holiday party or sharing a meal with family, we’ve set the menu and

7 Must-Try Coffee Shops in Lubbock

Whether it’s the house brew, a Cuban or an iced Chai Latte, Visit Lubbock has a list of coffee shops to satisfy your caffeine craving. Check out our roundup of the kings of caffeine in the 806 and enjoy some sweet and savory dishes with your beverage of choice. Monomyth Coffee The newest addition to

Love Wine? Check Out These 5 Wine Festivals in Lubbock

After traveling to the “Hub City,” visitors are amazed when they learn that about 80 percent of wine grapes grown for Texas wines are grown right here in the High Plains of Texas. The local wine industry boasts five major wineries that transform these grapes into a stunning array of award-winning reds and whites. While

A Guide to Hiking in West Texas

Explore the trails this fall and plan your next adventure with our official hiking guide. Adventure seekers will learn where to hike, what to pack and how to prepare for their trek outdoors! Where to Hike About an hour and a half northeast of Lubbock, you’ll find Caprock Canyons State Park & Trailway, a thrill

A Roundup of Lubbock’s Wedding Venues

When planning a wedding, there are plenty of considerations to be made for the special day. From the venue to the florals, decisions come by the dozen. Our team at Visit Lubbock is here to assist you in all of these decisions for the big day, including the catering, the photographer, the hotel and the

Five Patios to Visit in Lubbock

With plenty of sunny days, Lubbock’s weather favors a cold drink on the patio. Check out these five patios to visit this summer! The Brewery LBKWhether it’s a hard lemonade, a grapefruit Chilton or a classic West Coast style IPA, The Brewery LBK serves refreshing drinks for all taste buds. Pair your drink of choice