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Your Guide to Hiking in West Texas

Explore the trails this season and plan your next adventure with West Texas’ official hiking guide! Below, adventure seekers will learn where to hike, what to pack and how to prepare for the great outdoors! Where to Hike About an hour and a half northeast of Lubbock, you’ll find Caprock Canyons State Park & Trailway,

5 Can’t Miss Wine Festivals in Lubbock, Texas

The wide-open plains of West Texas coupled with the dry, arid climate offers the perfect environment for wine grape growing. In fact, Lubbock is the leading producer of wine grapes in Texas with over 90% grown on the Texas High Plains AVA. This offers vino drinkers of all levels a true vine to glass experience.

Lubbock’s Guide for Graduation Weekend

Now that final projects are done and you’ve taken your picture in front of the Texas Tech seal, it’s time to celebrate! Check out our complete guide to a graduation weekend filled with family-friendly attractions and hot spots to toast to your future!  Have an adventure at Adventure Park At Adventure Park, there is fun

Celebrate the Red, White and Blue – The Lubbock Way

By: Kayla Omukawila Let freedom ring this weekend in the “Hub City”! The Fourth of July festivities in Lubbock are booming with pride – and it’s not just because of the fireworks. From parades touring downtown Lubbock and live music in Mackenzie Park, to backyard barbecues that make Independence Day our favorite holiday, it’s time

Two Docs Brewing in the 806

Just as lines on a paper come together for a drawing or the curve of a paint brush brings color to a painting, each piece of the creative process contributes to the finished product. It’s only fitting that the Arts District’s newest resident Two Docs Brewing Co. shares that same artistic eye for craft beer.

A History Buff’s Guide to Lubbock

Rich in history and hospitality, Lubbock is currently home to 260,823 people. The great “806” was established in 1890 when two towns, Old Lubbock and Monterey, joined to be the Lubbock we know and love today. Our humble beginning was built upon the prosperous farming and cotton industry, which currently produces nearly four billion cotton

Lubbock 101

While Lubbock may bring to mind Texas Tech University and its agricultural roots, a trip to the “Hub City” is most notably characterized by live music and artistic expression experienced in both galleries and wine glasses. As you begin to experience Lubbock as the locals do, you’ll find that West Texas has plenty of personality

We’ve Got the Scoop

With the recent record-breaking heatwave, we are all looking for the best way to stay cool! Take it from me, nothing tastes better than a double scoop of your favorite ice cream flavor as the West Texas sun beats down. Luckily, Lubbock has a variety of fruity and creamy options to choose from. I have

Destination Spotlight: River Rose Boutique

With spring right around the corner, it’s the perfect time to spruce up your warm-weather wardrobe. Located in the heart of Lubbock, River Rose Boutique is the ideal shop to find your own personal spring collection. Whether you’re looking for a flattering dress for an event, casual-everyday wear for your spring break trip or a

Four Sippable Holiday Cocktails

This time of year is exciting as the air cools, pumpkin seems to flavor everything, and, especially for me, my birthday comes around! I have finally reached the age where my bank account is solely dedicated to wine nights and margaritas. You guessed it – I’m officially twenty-one. What better way to celebrate than trying

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