Author: McKenna Dowdle

For the ‘Gram: Insta-worthy Locations in the LBK

Commemorate a trip to Lubbock with a picture at one of these Instagram-worthy spots! Don’t forget to tag us using #LiveLoveLubbock! Buddy Holly Statue or Glasses | 1801 Crickets Ave.Many performers pay tribute to Buddy Holly at the statue in the plaza. Pose like Kiefer Sutherland or get inspired for your own pic with this

A Cup of Coffee With a Mission: TOVA Coffeehouse

At TOVA Coffeehouse, quality drinks and pastries meet a worthwhile cause. Not only does this local cafe serve up a diverse menu of food items to pair with craft coffee, tea and other specialty drinks, guests are met with the opportunity to take part in its philanthropic mission. Each item is created with one thing

A Complete Guide to Fishing in Lubbock

Whether you are an expert angler or beginning to dabble with throwing a line in the water, Lubbock, Texas offers all skill levels of fisherman a thrilling time on the lake. With an average 265 days of sunshine and access to multiple bodies of water, fly fishermen and those reeling in from the boat or

5 Can’t Miss Summer Events in the LBK

Lubbock’s summers can’t be beat. From live music and festivals to performances under the stars, the options are endless each May through September. Whether you prefer warm nights out or afternoons spent on the patio, check out these five can’t-miss summer events!  Summer Showcase at the Buddy Holly CenterOn Thursday nights in the Depot District,

The Raiderland Experience Guide to Lubbock

Welcome to Lubbock, Texas! Home to the Texas Tech Red Raiders, the iconic rock ‘n roll legend Buddy Holly, and the first Cultural District in the Lone Star State, the “Hub City” is proudly known to be a top college town with a thriving social scene. Lubbock boasts plenty to do and see both on

5 Unique Meeting Spaces for Your Next Event in Lubbock

When it comes to finding a stellar location for a meeting or event, planners have a variety of factors to consider. With world-renowned museums, award-winning wineries and breweries, short commute time, a thriving Cultural District and more, the 806 offers meeting planners the ability to host a successful meeting any time of the year. Looking

5 Ways to Order a Chilton

Indulge your taste buds and sip Lubbock’s famous cocktail in five different ways. While we are partial to the original, a few local favorite restaurants put their unique twist on the tried and true recipe – taking it to a new level. You’re sure to find the local version you favor but we recommend sampling

5 Can’t-Miss “Hub City” Traditions

The impetus for community rapor begins when citizens work toward a common goal, celebrate a similar interest and connect through related experiences. In Lubbock, Texas, it’s not hard to find opportunities to foster relationships built on this solid foundation. Around every corner and down each red brick street, tradition and legacy fuel the West Texas

The Power of Travel

It’s been just over one year since the Coronavirus pandemic shut down the globe. As Lubbock continues to open, we look back to the resilience of the community and focus our sights on a future that remains open for business. Not only was our ability to travel limited, but the local hotels, restaurants and attractions

Fresh Seafood in the 806

Feast your eyes on a few of the most crave-worthy seafood dishes from Lubbock’s diverse culinary scene. From laid-back fried fare to upscale dinner options, the 806 has a variety for any seafood lover. We hope you packed your appetite! La Diosa Cellars: Besitos Y Jalapeños With Latin-inspired tapas and an extensive wine list, it’s