Category: Family

10 Outdoor Spaces to Explore this Summer

By: Lindsey Neas As summer approaches, it’s the perfect time to plan outdoor adventures and explore new locations. Whether you enjoy High Plains hiking, relaxing by the water or discovering unique landscapes, here are ten outdoor spaces promising unforgettable experiences this season. Caprock Canyon Looking for an adventurous day trip? Located less than two hours

5 Reasons Why Summer is the Perfect Time to Visit Lubbock

It’s no secret that you’ll find great live music, melt-in-your-mouth barbecue, and inspired microbrews in Lubbock, Texas. But did you know the Hub City turns up the heat on summertime fun, too? Water and adventure amusement parks, watersports, and lakeside fun in the sun are waiting for you! Pack up the kids and your pup,

What to Do with Family & Friends in Lubbock, TX

By: Lindsey Neas Lubbock is an area full of yummy eats and unique experiences you can share with your loved ones. The next time you have family or friends visiting the 806, check out our travel guides, where we pick out the top places to eat, drink and explore for every type of traveler. Check

How to Spend 24 hours in Lubbock

By: Jessica Merrill If you find yourself passing through, having an extended layover or wanting a 24 hour adventure, get ready for a memorable day showcasing a range of attractions. Whether you’re a history junkie, art lover, or simply looking for a taste of authentic Texas charm, Lubbock has it all.  Let’s dive into an

Top 5 Family-Friendly Experiences in Lubbock

1. Explore the Great Outdoors From hikes through the red rocks to meeting Lubbock’s cutest furry friends, there’s plenty for your family to do under the West Texas sun. Gather everyone for a night of friendly competition full of yard games, golf swings and wood-fired pizza at The Range, or grab a bag of carrots

From Santa to Symphony: Your Guide to the Holidays in Lubbock

By: Aubrie Harris It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas here in the 806! From time-honored traditions to exciting new events, this holiday season is full of festive fun. As you get your coat out of the back of the closet and embrace the chilly West Texas winter, get ready for a full calendar

Hub City Happenings: December

By: Aubrie Harris December 1 – The Amazing Castle Travel back to medieval times with The Amazing Castle exhibition at the Science Spectrum. Visitors can explore eight themed and interactive areas. This whimsical exhibit is on display every weekday and is included with the standard museum admission fee. December 1 – “High and Dry XXIII:

Hub City Happenings: November

By: Aubrie Harris November 1 – The Amazing Castle Travel back to medieval times with The Amazing Castle exhibition at the Science Spectrum. Visitors can explore eight themed and interactive areas. This whimsical exhibit is on display every weekday and is included with the standard museum admission fee. November 1 – King Tut: Treasures of

How to Halloween in Hub City 

By: Aubrie Harris Halloween is underway in Lubbock with festive activities, fright experiences and more waiting just around the corner. Whether you’re an adrenaline junkie or looking for a place to show off your costume, there’s a Halloween celebration waiting for you. From jump scares in a haunted house to a family-friendly walk in the

6 Sensory-Friendly Experiences in Lubbock

From sunny days spent adventuring outside to indoor play spaces, Lubbock is home to several family-friendly spaces. Explore our guide to sensory-friendly attractions and activities: We Rock the Spectrum Kids Gym | 5217 82nd St. With trampolines, swings, ziplines, arts and crafts, and more, this gym is made with the purpose of exercising and stimulating the

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