Category: Attractions

It’s Time to Play Pickleball in Lubbock, Texas

By: Jess Merrill It’s game time! Grab your paddle and get ready to find out why pickleball is the fastest-growing sport in the country. Make your way to Lubbock Indoor Pickleball (LIP) to play at the city’s first indoor facility. With affordable prices and a convenient location, LIP will be your new favorite attraction.  If

5 Reasons Why Summer is the Perfect Time to Visit Lubbock

It’s no secret that you’ll find great live music, melt-in-your-mouth barbecue, and inspired microbrews in Lubbock, Texas. But did you know the Hub City turns up the heat on summertime fun, too? Water and adventure amusement parks, watersports, and lakeside fun in the sun are waiting for you! Pack up the kids and your pup,

What to Do with Family & Friends in Lubbock, TX

By: Lindsey Neas Lubbock is an area full of yummy eats and unique experiences you can share with your loved ones. The next time you have family or friends visiting the 806, check out our travel guides, where we pick out the top places to eat, drink and explore for every type of traveler. Check

How to Spend 24 hours in Lubbock

By: Jessica Merrill If you find yourself passing through, having an extended layover or wanting a 24 hour adventure, get ready for a memorable day showcasing a range of attractions. Whether you’re a history junkie, art lover, or simply looking for a taste of authentic Texas charm, Lubbock has it all.  Let’s dive into an

8 Free Things to Do in Lubbock

By: Jessica Merrill 1. Attend First Friday Art Trail On the first Friday of each month, make your way over to Downtown Lubbock for a night enjoying Hub City’s fine arts scene Among the galleries and murals in the Cultural Arts District, you will find curated exhibits, vintage pop-up shops, Lubbock’s best food trucks, and

5 Reasons to Visit the Texas Tech Museum 

Texas Tech University Museum

By: Lindsey Neas The Museum of Texas Tech University is TTU’s hub of knowledge and culture. The museum has free admission and over 4,000 square feet of galleries. With six diverse collections of anthropology, art, clothing and textiles, history, paleontology and natural history, the museum welcomes visitors of all ages.  Established in 1929, the museum

Top 5 Family-Friendly Experiences in Lubbock

1. Explore the Great Outdoors From hikes through the red rocks to meeting Lubbock’s cutest furry friends, there’s plenty for your family to do under the West Texas sun. Gather everyone for a night of friendly competition full of yard games, golf swings and wood-fired pizza at The Range, or grab a bag of carrots

From Santa to Symphony: Your Guide to the Holidays in Lubbock

By: Aubrie Harris It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas here in the 806! From time-honored traditions to exciting new events, this holiday season is full of festive fun. As you get your coat out of the back of the closet and embrace the chilly West Texas winter, get ready for a full calendar

Hub City Happenings: December

By: Aubrie Harris December 1 – The Amazing Castle Travel back to medieval times with The Amazing Castle exhibition at the Science Spectrum. Visitors can explore eight themed and interactive areas. This whimsical exhibit is on display every weekday and is included with the standard museum admission fee. December 1 – “High and Dry XXIII:

Why You Need to Stop in Lubbock on Your Way to Ski

This winter, plan your weekend getaway to the mountains and consider taking the scenic route! Halfway to the slopes, you’ll find a city rich in history, art, culture and cuisine. Whether you’re on the hunt for new skiing gear, a rest stop for the night or anything in between, Lubbock boasts the necessary amenities to