Category: Culture

Sneak Peek: Archaeology in Action

First referred to as Punta de Agua (point of water), Long Lake and now Lubbock Lake, this landmark may not seem significant at first glance, but if you look a little further, or should I say dig deeper, you’ll see stories from thousands of years past that are highly significant to this region and even

Making the Most of Summer Weekends in the “Hub City”

For those of us who aren’t blessed with summers off (enjoy it while you can), weekends are when we can experience the joys of summer. Luckily for Lubbockites, the “Hub City” has an endless list of ways you can make the most of those summer weekends such as playing at an amusement park, watching a movie

Girl’s Guide to Bargain Shopping

Whether you’re searching for the perfect outfit for your summer vacation or just feel like adding a new piece to your wardrobe, shopping in Lubbock can be fashionable and affordable! We’ve compiled a list of our favorite boutiques where you can find trendy styles without breaking the bank. T.C. Elli’s This eclectic boutique provides affordable

6 Ways to Celebrate Love in Lubbock

It’s hard to believe the day of love is just around the corner. We all know the feelings this holiday can bring, the excitement, the doom and everything in between. However, over the years, Valentine’s Day has evolved as people have started to make it their own. Shout out to you, “Galentines.” This has me asking,

Top 5 Group Friendly Restaurants

Whether you are a big or small group coming to Lubbock, having a unique and private experience is important to your event. If you are searching for food and flavors you’ve never tasted coupled with an unforgettable atmosphere, the “Hub City” has everything you need. We’ve rounded up five of the top group friendly restaurants

The City of Lubbock’s 5 Must-See Public Art Pieces

Public art is exactly that—public. It brings communities together through expression and interpretation while provoking communication. There are no limits to what it can be or what it can do for those who view it. What is so special about how Lubbock creates and shares art is the contagious desire to bring innovative, thought-provoking and unique

Lubbock Artist Spotlight

Art is truly a way of life in West Texas and a favorite pastime for both visitors and locals. The arts are certainly alive and thriving in the “Hub City.” While we wish we could show you all the artists we love around Lubbock (looking at you, Nate Pollock and Victoria Bee), we wanted to get

Four Days of Fun and Fireworks: 4th of July Happenings in the “Hub City”

It’s that time of year again – the time of year that your shoulders rise and fall as you take a deep breath of satisfaction. You can rest in knowing that you have a weekend full of relaxation, sun and fun, family and friends, fireworks and greasy food, good times and a patriotic spirit that

What’s Happening in the “Hub City”

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The temperatures are rising in town and so is the fun. Something about this weather brings out some of Lubbock’s greatest treasures— the things Lubbock does best, such as live music, wine, sports, art and family fun with a little West Texas flair. From now until to Sunday, April 17, we have several events happening in

Unplug & Experience the “Hub City!”

Before I start my day, before I’ve had my first sip of coffee, I’ve already grabbed my iPhone (which doubles as an alarm clock), done a quick scan of my emails, checked my News Feed, scrolled through Instagram and caught up with the morning’s top news stories, oftentimes before my feet even hit the floor.