This winter, plan your weekend getaway to the mountains and consider taking the scenic route! Halfway to the slopes, you’ll find a city rich in history, art, culture and cuisine. Whether you’re on the hunt for new skiing gear, a rest stop for the night or anything in between, Lubbock boasts the necessary amenities to
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
When you imagine the daily habits of chefs from upper-scale restaurants, you might think they cook and eat fancy, complex fare at all times. In reality, many chefs eat rather simply, sampling what they’re cooking throughout the day and joining the staff for a communal meal in the late afternoon. In their off hours, it’s
I think it’s fair to say one of the hardest decisions in crafting an itinerary is where to eat. With a diverse and thriving culinary scene in Lubbock, there’s no shortage of world-class cuisine. But if one chef and restauranteur knows how to make a mouth-watering statement, it’s Cameron West. Time and time again, customers
By: Aubrie Harris Leaves are starting to change colors and the air is turning crisp. It’s time to start dusting off your jackets and sweaters as we step into the fall season. The changing of the season also brings along the changing of seasonal menus. There are many local spots showcasing these fall classic flavors.
By: Annie Kinnison Manhattan 9, Lubbock’s first speakeasy bar, offers a variety of martinis, cocktails and drinks expertly crafted using the highest quality alcohol at a premium price. Designed to mimic a 1920s prohibition-era lounge, guests walk the red carpet under the marquee lights only to be met by a bouncer who plays the part
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
Lubbock is the birthplace of the Chilton, a bubbly, vodka and lemon-based cocktail known for its refreshing qualities. Lucky for us, a variety of restaurants and bars in the Hub City make a great stop for craft cocktail enthusiasts and offer both classic and curated twists on the Chilton. If you have 48 hours to
From bright orange sunsets and tangled tumbleweeds to our Western heritage and pioneering spirit, Lubbock, Texas paints the perfect picture of the wild west. Founded on the West Texas values of grit, independence and hospitality, event planners will find the Hub City to be a unique venue offering attendees an escape from the big city.
By: Avery Frazier After a night on the town exploring all Hub City has to offer, there is nothing like a quick snack to cure a craving on the way home. While chain restaurants are an easy go-to after dark, check out these local restaurants and bars for a traditional late-night Lubbock experience. Whether you’re