Author: McKenna Dowdle

The Original Live Music Capital of Texas

Known as the original live music capital of Texas, music lovers can catch a performance any night of the week in Lubbock, Texas. Home for singers and songwriters, Lubbock offers an impressive lineup of performers to practice their craft and for fans to discover up-and-coming voices. Whether it’s blues, rock, country or Hip Hop, each

Destination Highlight: Caviel Museum

This east-side Lubbock treasure highlights local art and pays tribute to key figures of the African American culture in our community. Swing by this hidden gem during First Friday Art Trail and show us your favorite installation using #LiveLoveLubbock!  

Plan your Epic Weekend in the 806

From wine and art, to music and athletics, mark your calendars because April 18-19 in Lubbock, Texas is the place to be. Celebrate Lubbock’s craft through a variety of mediums by attending the Uncorked Festival and Lubbock Arts Festival, singing along at the Escondido Canyon Roots Festival at Spirit Ranch or running in the Mayor’s

12 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

Your Guide to Marathon Training in the LBK

Register for the 2020 Mayor’s Marathon here. We are about a month into our New Year’s resolutions and nearly 12 weeks out from the Lubbock Mayor’s Marathon. Coincidence? I think not. For me, there is no better way to stick to a goal than being $100 deep in the pursuit. I would also argue that

A Taste of the Texas High Plains

We’ve scaled the wine bottles and marked the palate-pleasing varietals from beginners to wine connoisseurs. Regardless of your preference, try a glass of Texas High Plains wine and see why it’s getting all the attention.   Texas Wine Co. – Church House Texas Moscato 510 US Hwy. 62/82 Meadow, TX | 806.530.0012 The Church House

Adrenaline Junkies

Calling all thrill-seekers! Whether you like fast speeds, hitting targets or everything in between, Lubbock has exactly what you’re looking for. Get your adrenaline pumping at one of our many exciting options! Adventure Park | 5110 29th Dr. | 806.793.7275 Lubbock’s newest attraction is a true thrill. With Adventure Towers, Bumper Bayou and go-carts, this

8 Family Activities for the Holiday Break

School is out for the next few weeks and if you are anything like my mom, you might be in need of some ideas to help entertain the little ones with lots of energy. Between the arts and crafts and the playdates, try out our favorite “Hub City” holiday activities that are fun for the

Free Family Christmas Fun in the 806

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas everywhere you go! Now that the leftovers are chilling in the fridge, it’s time to bust out the holiday decor and turn on your favorite Christmas music! If your bank account has fallen victim to the Black Friday festivities, don’t worry! We have compiled a list of

Fine Dining in the 806

Lubbock’s selection of fine dining is as extensive as it is rich. From traditional Italian pasta and perfectly seared cuts of beef to fresh East-Coast seafood and international meats, the “Hub City” has the perfect selection for all occasions. As chefs across the city put a local twist on global cuisine, locals and visitors alike