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A-T-E in the 806: Local Favorite Italian Cuisine

By: Kayla Omukawila When I think of my favorite Italian dishes, images of gooey cheese stringing out of a halved calzone, a saucy piece of New York-style pizza or a fork swirled with as much spaghetti marinara and meatballs as possible dance across my mind. For authentic, locally-owned restaurants featuring plates of delicious and genuine

A Day in the LBK

Whether you have one hour or a full day to explore Lubbock’s hidden gems, we’ve got you covered! Visit Lubbock has created the ideal itinerary for making your way around the “Hub City” in a timely manner, without missing out on Lubbock’s rich culture and history. Take a look below to start planning your trip

5 Reasons to Meet in Lubbock

When it comes to finding a destination for a meeting, planners have countless factors to consider. The “Hub City” takes pride in being a destination with the perfect combination of big city flair and West Texas hospitality.  With world-renowned museums, award-winning wineries, ease of transportation, first-class accommodations and an average of 265 days of sunshine

Downtown Eats

Calling all foodies! Lubbock’s downtown culinary scene is diverse, delectable and evergrowing. With a community filled to the rim with beer lovers, brunch goers and fine dining enthusiasts, downtown delivers. From trendy coffee shops, West Texas breakfast hotspots, eclectic eateries and food trucks, to the perfect high-end options for date night, there is something to

Lubbock Through the Lens of a Local: Dylan Lowery

Howdy! My name is Dylan Lowery, and I’m a photographer/videographer who finds inspiration all throughout West Texas. During the day you can catch me working at a local Lubbock advertising agency, but after hours, I’ll be shooting cityscapes in town, or off in the wilderness photographing landscapes. I absolutely love being based out of Lubbock.

Eat Your Way Around the World in the 806

When it comes to world cuisine, Lubbock has a large variety of hidden gems ranging anywhere from unique African fare to popular Thai dishes. The “Hub City” is sure to have a spot for any global food lover. We apologize in advance if this one makes you hungry… Vizo’s African Bar & RestaurantWith every item

Art and Culture Come to Life on Stage with Ballet Lubbock

Sashay onto center stage with Lubbock’s premier dance academy, Ballet Lubbock. Whether you have a ballerina at home bursting with excitement at the sight of her first pair of pink ballet slippers or are a long-time admirer of the art, there is something for every level and age of dancer at Ballet Lubbock.  Since 1969,

Experience Lubbock Like a Local With These Locally-Sourced Products

Experience the “Hub City” like a Lubbockite by trying products which are sourced and produced right here on the Caprock. Whether you have a sweet tooth for local honey and jam or prefer a salty mix of peanuts and pecans, Lubbock has it all. From coffee beans to vodka, sit back, relax, and taste the

Visit the North Side of Lubbock

Follow your tastebuds north and visit the neighborhood that knows how to prepare spicy Mexican, tangy barbecue and classic American dishes best. While there, take a loop around Lubbock’s most endearing attractions. Adventure awaits you north of Loop 289.  He-Brews CoffeeWhether you prefer an afternoon pick-me-up on the patio or a cozy nightcap in the

The Midnight Shift: Side B of the Cotton Court Hotel

By: Kayla Omukawila The Midnight Shift is the perfect downtown destination with its Texas-American inspired cuisine paired perfectly with the rustic backyard atmosphere that opens into the Cotton Court Hotel courtyard where local artists are featured on stage every weekend, giving guests a front-row look into the “Hub City” culture.  You do not want to