Author: McKenna Dowdle

Kick-Off Texas’ Newest Premier Sports Facility

On June 20, soccer fans and athletes from across the region gathered at the recently renovated Berl Huffman Athletic Complex for the grand opening kicked off by the West Texas Soccer Tournament. Eighty-eight teams from across the southwest competed on the synthetic turf championship fields. This state-of-the-art complex has placed Lubbock at the top of

Cool Off At Lubbock Water Rampage

As temperatures near the 110s, nothing sounds more inviting than a cannonball into the crisp, blue pool at Lubbock Water Rampage. The West Texas sun has never felt better while splashing your way through the wave pool, effortlessly floating down a lazy river or sliding down a chilled water slide. Sit back and sip on

Meet in the Hub City

When planning your upcoming meeting this year, rest assured that the Visit Lubbock team is dedicated to ensuring an unmatched and unforgettable gathering. It’s our team’s attention to detail and steadfast dedication to the visiting groups that keep meeting planners coming back. We offer a plethora of complimentary services including hands-on planning for both meeting

Rescheduled Lubbock Festivals

It’s no secret that Lubbock’s annual festivals draw in thousands of tourists from around the region and across the state. From the Uncorked wine festival to Salsa and Sangria, each season boasts a lineup of events for all wine lovers and music fans. For those concerned about the status of a favorite festival, don’t worry!

Lubbock Libations

Whether you enjoy it shaken, stirred or on the rocks, you won’t want to miss out on these tantalizing local cocktails. Imbibe in some of the “Hub City’s” most crowd-pleasing libations on your next trip! Cocina de La Sirena – Mermaid Water We’ve unofficially dubbed this the “Mexican Chilton,” although its true moniker – Mermaid

Foodie Favorites: Crumbl

As the door opens to Crumbl, Lubbock’s hottest new sweet treat, the smell of melted butter, chocolate and vanilla envelop chocolate chip cookie lovers. I don’t mean to be dramatic, but these are the best I have ever had (sorry, mom). Imagine a cookie so warm, melty and exceptionally dense and try not to drool. 

Take the Scenic Route Toward the 806

While plans of exploration and new adventure start to become a reality, hop in the car and head west toward Lubbock, Texas! A five-hour drive from Dallas or a six-hour drive from Austin, travelers are able to watch the sunrise over the metro area in their rearview mirror while later experiencing a West Texas sunset

Lubbock Safe!

As business resumes and visitors plan their trip to Lubbock, locals are taking every precaution to ensure a healthy experience. City officials launched a campaign called Lubbock Safe! to ensure that as social-distancing restrictions are relaxed people are informed and remain safe.  Lubbock Safe! is a voluntary certification program designed for local businesses to promote

Happy Lubbock Mother’s Day

Mom, mama, madre… no matter what you call her, celebrate the wonderful woman that she is to you and your family this Sunday, Lubbock style! The “Hub City” has the perfect selection of Mother’s Day gifts to choose from. Whether it’s breakfast in bed, a relaxing spa day or plants for her garden, check out

An Unforgettable Lubbock Family Reunion

If there is one thing for sure, it’s that we are all looking forward to spending much-needed time with our loved ones. This summer and fall, reunite with the family in Lubbock! Whether you plan on attending a show at Moonlight Musicals or cheers with a glass of wine at the Burklee Hill Tasting Room