Author: Visit Lubbock Interns

Turn Up the Heat with Lubbock’s Spicy Food Scene

As if the West Texas sun wasn’t hot enough, Lubbock has a number of ways to turn up the heat. I set out on a spicy adventure to find the dishes that pack the biggest punch and am here to share with you! Prepare your taste buds as we embark on this flavorful journey throughout

Foodie Favorites: Cheeseburgers in Lubbock-ise

Two interns, one city, endless options. Who has the best hamburger in the “Hub City?” We (Katie and Juno) set out on a quest to find out. These are the burgers voted on by our Visit Lubbock fans via Instagram, and we are here to tell you all about what keeps all of us coming

7 Must-Try Food Trucks in the Hub City

From Texas barbecue to Cuban cuisine and street tacos to ice cream sandwiches, sample some of the popular eats from a few of the food trucks in the “Hub City!” EMBERS BARBECUE Real Texas barbecue starts with real Texas grit. Known for flavorful ribs and tender brisket, Embers Barbecue serves up some of the best

First Friday Art Trail

At the beginning of every month, the lively art community of Lubbock is celebrated with the First Friday Art Trail (FFAT). This unique cultural experience is a blend of the Hub City’s best art, music, food and drink. Whether you are an art connoisseur or have a newfound love of the arts, there is something

7 Must-See Spring Events in Lubbock

Lubbock celebrates a new season with events ranging from a wine festival to country concerts and CASPFEST to Ranch Day! Check out these must-see events in Lubbock this spring. Viva Aztlan Festival On Friday, March 8 and Saturday, March 9, take a peek into 25 years of Mexican dance and music culture. This festival prides

Best Pizza Pies in the “Hub City”

Even though West Texas may be known for it’s savory southern cooking, Lubbock is home to some of the best pizza pies in the state! Whether you’re into Chicago-style deep dish or New York-inspired crispy crust, the “Hub City” has something to satisfy your craving for the perfect slice. West Crust Pizza With the No.

Your Guide to Valentine’s Day in the LBK

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Valentine’s Day is rapidly approaching! Still aren’t sure how to celebrate? There are plenty of things to do in the “Hub City” no matter who your Valentine is this year. If Your Valentine is Your Significant Other: Wine & Chocolate Fantasia Saturday, February 9 || 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. || Llano Estacado Winery: 3426 E

Foodie Favorites – Giorgio’s Pizza

If you’ve ever been downtown during lunch, you’ve probably seen the crowd of people flocking to Giorgio’s Pizza. We had a chance to catch up with the owner, Daniel Torres and enjoyed some truly amazing food. The New York style pizza makes the food at Giorgio’s Pizza so unique, and the “Texas size pizza,” at

A Red Raider’s Guide to Lubbock

Alright, Red Raiders you did it. You were accepted into college, survived orientation, move in, and now, you’re on your own in a new city. This may be your first time away from home; not to mention, you’re juggling classes, campus involvement, social events and more. To help you adjust to your new change of

Early Bird or Night Owl? Two Ways to Experience Lubbock

There are two types of people in this world: early birds and night owls. Whether you stay out late or like to be up with the sun, we’ve rounded up a list of activities for both! From Yoga in the Plaza on a Saturday morning to Chimy’s at night, there is something for everyone here