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Public Art Showcased in Lubbock, Texas

By: Stacy Keith and Sean Robertson Art is everywhere in Lubbock, but especially thrives around the Texas Tech University campus and what is known to be not only the first designated Cultural District in Texas, but also one of the largest, located in downtown Lubbock. The diversity of public art throughout the city is offers

Best Spring Destinations for Families: Lubbock, Texas

Pack up the car and head west this spring for an unforgettable vacation in the desert. This year, Southern Living declares 2023 the “Year of the Small Town,” and for good reason. Less crowds, more charm, and exciting attractions are only the tip of the iceberg for this West Texas community. Get ready for family

“Hub City” Zero-Proof Pours

The West Table Kitchen and Bar In 2019, Cousin, the bar director at The West Table, crafted several zero-proof refreshers with the intent to create a local hot spot where everyone is included in an evening toast. Check out some of his best creations below.  BA Collins Named after a friend of the staff, this

Treat Yourself to Health

Whether you are traveling for business or planning a girl’s weekend in the “Hub City,” Lubbock has all of the essentials to help you maintain your wellness routine. From protein-packed smoothie bowls to drop-in classes at local studios and gyms, check out these local spots to continue training, find your savasana and indulge in Lubbock’s

5 Reasons to Travel to the 806 this Spring

High Plains cuisine, Broadway shows, wine festivals, and musical performances are just a few reasons Lubbock needs to be one of your destinations this year. With techniques learned in kitchens across Europe, Chef Finn Walter utilizes local ingredients to create dishes worthy of a Michelin Star at The Nicolett in downtown Lubbock. And, at the

A Brewing Lineup

Lubbock’s craft beer scene is just getting started. Five years ago, Lubbock’s craft beer community looked nothing like it does today.  The secret to success? Local brewers credit the West Texas hospitality and supportive community to the growth of the local industry. Lubbock offers both brewers and beer drinkers alike the opportunity to witness first-hand

Experience Wild West Texas

From bright orange sunsets to tangled tumbleweeds making their way across the South Plains, Lubbock, Texas paints the perfect picture of the wild west. Inhabited by a diverse group of people who have pride for their region, Lubbockites are known for their true grit, well-earned independence and freedom to live how they please. Dating back

“Hub City” Happenings: December

By: Maggi Gallaspy December 1 – First Friday Art Trail A visit to Lubbock during the first of the month is only complete with stopping by the First Friday Art Trail (FFAT) hosted by LHUCA. FFAT is a free, self-guided art tour held in the Lubbock Cultural District in partnership with various art centers, museums,

5 Can’t Miss Holiday Events in the 806

By: Maggi Gallaspy On the first day of Christmas, Visit Lubbock brings to you… 5 holiday events this season that you simply must do!  Welcome the holiday season the South Plains way! From tree lightings to Christmas classic performances at Buddy Holly Hall, Lubbock’s event calendar is full of events to keep you and your

Lubbock, Texas Holiday Shopping Guide

By: Maggi Gallaspy Hey Alexa, play “All I Want for Christmas is You!” by Mariah Carey. It’s that time of year again! The temperature is dropping, fireplaces are crackling and Christmas lights are shining. As we transition from pumpkin spice to balsam fir, it’s easy to let the stress of the holidays get to us.