Category: Must Sees

How to Spend Memorial Day in Lubbock, Texas 

By: Lindsey Neas As Memorial Day approaches, take time to observe the significance of this holiday. A city full of history, Lubbock is home to many memorials showcasing different aspects of military remembrance. As the home of our nation’s first Purple Heart University in Texas and the first Purple Heart hotel chain, Lubbock is a

Lubbock in the Spotlight

Lubbock is making a name for itself in the travel and tourism industry. See what top publishers have to say about the Hub City! The Kitchn | How to Pick the Perfect Bottle of Wine For Every Type of Invite Travel Lens | 25 Best Things to Do in Lubbock, TX Toronto Sun | SOUNDS

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

4 Can’t-Miss Wine Events in Lubbock, Texas

The wide-open plains of West Texas coupled with the dry, arid climate offers the perfect environment for wine grape growing. In fact, Lubbock is the leading producer of wine grapes in Texas with over 90% grown on the Texas High Plains AVA. This offers vino drinkers of all levels a true vine to glass experience.

Made in LBK: 15+ Local Businesses that Need Your Attention

When you #VisitLubbock, shop local and support these homegrown businesses that showcase the products and creativity of West Texas. Artisan food and drink products, apparel, accessories and more, let your vacation and souvenir be Lubbock-born and raised. We hope you’ll fall in love with each of these small businesses during your time here just like

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

5 Reasons to Travel to Lubbock as a Digital Nomad

Now more than ever, remote workers and digital nomads are on the move. Whether you are bringing business with you to visit family over the holidays or planning your next short-term travel destination as a digital nomad, Lubbock is the ideal spot to explore. If you have the flexibility to work from anywhere, you should

5 Ways to Celebrate Buddy Holly’s Birthday in Lubbock

By: Aubrie Harris A local rock ‘n’ roll legend’s birthday is just around the corner. On September 7, the music community will celebrate Buddy Holly’s 87th birthday. Learn more about Lubbock’s favorite son and how you can join the festivities below. Ever since he was young, Buddy enjoyed listening to and making music. He rocketed

5 Local Spots Red Raiders Love to Visit

By: Aubrie Harris Whether you’re an alumni coming back to Raiderland, an out-of-towner stopping in for a visit, or hoping to catch a game over the weekend, there’s something to do for every visitor. A wide variety of delicious food, tasty drinks and fun activities to try are located all across the Hub City. Here’s

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