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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.

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

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

Destination Spotlight – National Ranching Heritage Center

Destination Spotlight: The National Ranching Heritage Center One of my favorite attractions in Lubbock is the National Ranching Heritage Center (NRHC). You can not only see, but fully experience the Old West at this magical place. I couldn’t wait to feature them as the Destination Spotlight! I caught up with Julie Hodges, the Helen DeVitt

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. Giorgio’s Pizza The New York-style pizza

Venue Spotlight: The Willows Event Center

Betenbough Companies, the parent company of Betenbough Homes, felt called to include a training and equipping center for their Kingdom At Work movement in their newest building on the expansive Betenbough campus known as The Grove; The Willows Event Center was created out of that calling.  The Willows Event Center, located at 6303 82nd Street,

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