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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

Foodie Favorites: Queen of Tarts Bakery & Cheese Shop

On a cold January day in 2007, Sally Good, a cook and longtime baker, measured out the ingredients for a coconut cake. There was a birthday to be celebrated, and she was never one to stand for anything other than homemade. What started as a celebratory treat became a treat to be celebrated. Now, if

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

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

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,

What’s Brewing in Lubbock

While Lubbock is known for its six (and counting) award-winning wineries and its grape-growing prowess, there’s something new brewing in the heart of the city: craft beer. From an established local hotspot to the up-and-comers, here’s a look at Lubbock’s best spots for beer lovers. Triple J Chophouse & Brew Co. 1807 Buddy Holly Ave.

2019 Foodie Faves

Feast your eyes on a few of the crave-worthy bites from Lubbock’s culinary scene. We hope you packed your appetite! Fettucine Amatriciana Rain Uptown This unassuming dish is nestled among classic Italian fare on Rain Uptown’s dinner menu, but it’s a true standout. Loaded with smoked bacon, Mediterranean spices and tossed in a creamy tomato

Venue Spotlight: Kitalou Gin

Known for it’s authentic West Texas charm, the 93-year-old Kitalou Gin has new life as a rural venue and educational center just 10 short miles north of downtown Lubbock. The Kitalou Gin, which was once a cotton gin built in 1925, now serves as a venue space for beautiful weddings and private events. Initially, the

Foodie Favorites: A Taste of Fall

Although temperatures are dropping and the leaves are changing, this is the season of the foodie. To celebrate, we’ve rounded up some of the best menu items being served in the “Hub City” this fall. From healthy to heartwarming, they’re all delicious and perfectly capture the best flavors of the season. Hub City Nutrition breakfast