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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

Raiderland Game Plan

Football season is back!  Picture this: a cloud of smoke appears, a black horse races across the field with the Masked Rider gripping the reins with one hand and holding her “Guns Up” with the other. The Red Raiders charge the field, greeted by 60,000 screaming fans. You don’t have to convince us that football

A Roundup of Lubbock’s Wedding Venues

When planning a wedding, there are plenty of considerations to be made for the special day. From the venue to the florals, decisions come by the dozen. Our team at Visit Lubbock is here to assist you in all of these decisions for the big day, including the catering, the photographer, the hotel and the

Discover New Art at Texas Tech’s Public Art Collection

Texas Tech University’s campus is one of the most beautiful areas in Lubbock. Part of the beauty can be traced to the unique art pieces that add to the perfect blend of Spanish-Renaissance, modern and English-Manor architecture. Texas Tech’s Public Art Collection is an ongoing project that celebrates the talent found within each creative design.

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

Destination Spotlight: Adventure Park

Lubbock’s newest attraction is a true Adventure Park! With Adventure Towers, a Bumper Bayou and an Adventure Speedway, this park is fun for the entire family. Outside, visitors can explore the Adventure Towers, which is three-tiered and stands 72 feet tall. The Towers are equipped with netting so kids and adults can explore safely. Along

Top Five Brunch Spots in Lubbock

From a decadent Cinnamon Roll French Toast to a savory breakfast pizza, check out these five mouthwatering brunch spots in Lubbock! The Brewery LBK Good brews aren’t the only thing on tap at The Brewery LBK. This local favorite announced a mouthwatering brunch menu which includes Dirk’s Fried Chicken Platter, Cinnamon Roll French Toast, breakfast

Taste African Cuisine in the 806

At Vizo’s African Bar & Restaurant, it’s all about the variety of African cuisine. With every item made from scratch, you’ll savor the rich flavors and experience the cultural passion with each bite. From traditional Fufu & Eru to Achombo, you can’t go wrong with any item on this curated menu. If you’re new to

6 Group-Friendly Things to Do in Lubbock This Summer

With plenty of sunshine and an ample amount of things to do outdoors, summer is a fantastic time to visit Lubbock. This is especially true if you’re traveling to the “Hub City” with a group for a tournament or event, as there are an endless number of ways to enjoy the season together. To help

Foodie Favorites: Healthy Essentials

In the “Hub City,” there are plenty of places to find a healthy meal, but one place in particular caters to those on an anti-inflammatory diet. Healthy Essentials is a hybrid, offering nutritious meals and healthy supplements.   With a rotating lunch menu, the restaurant serves weekly favorites like paleo burgers on Monday and gluten-free

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