In the face of a continuing health crisis, meeting planners are met with a variety of new challenges. Postponements and cancellations, along with social distancing guidelines have become somewhat of a new normal for 2020. When attending a sporting event, attendees and competitors alike want to have the confidence that their host venue is taking
Rollercoasters and mountain bike trails coupled with Lubbock’s historical roots are waiting across Interstate 27. Arguably one of the most beautiful areas within the “Hub City”, Lubbock’s east side showcases the city’s best outdoor attractions, like Joyland Amusement Park and Dunbar Historical Lake. Head east this weekend to immerse yourself in Lubbock’s history and culture!
Ripe fruit, fresh veggies and friendly faces await you at Wolfforth Farmers Market. Held every Saturday throughout the year, rain or shine, locals and visitors alike can experience an authentic connection between farmers and local artisans. Walking up to the Wolfforth Farmers Market for the first time, I was immediately blown away by the sheer
As you walk into Burklee Hill Vineyards, you’re immediately transported into a chic, modern, yet inviting atmosphere that is reminiscent of a lush bistro in Uptown Dallas. Located in downtown Lubbock in the Historic Kress Building, the tasting room and bistro opened its doors earlier this year and has had no problem staying busy. The
On the first Friday of every month, thousands of locals and visitors line the streets of the Cultural Arts District. Trolleys make their way to and from the variety of art galleries and museums located throughout downtown Lubbock and live music plays in the background as lines for Lubbock’s favorite local food trucks steadily grow.
As if the West Texas sun wasn’t hot enough, Lubbock has a number of ways to turn up the heat. I set out on a spicy adventure to find the dishes that pack the biggest punch and am here to share with you! Prepare your taste buds as we embark on this flavorful journey throughout
On June 20, soccer fans and athletes from across the region gathered at the recently renovated Berl Huffman Athletic Complex for the grand opening kicked off by the West Texas Soccer Tournament. Eighty-eight teams from across the southwest competed on the synthetic turf championship fields. This state-of-the-art complex has placed Lubbock at the top of
Local LBKBy: Taylor McAlpine Since Local LBK’s inception, Visit Lubbock has inspired the work we do. How cool is it that our city has a dedicated organization to show how great our community is? Experiencing Lubbock as explorers have us searching for something new every day. I can’t imagine how many inspiring stories and local
As temperatures near the 110s, nothing sounds more inviting than a cannonball into the crisp, blue pool at Lubbock Water Rampage. The West Texas sun has never felt better while splashing your way through the wave pool, effortlessly floating down a lazy river or sliding down a chilled water slide. Sit back and sip on
When planning your upcoming meeting this year, rest assured that the Visit Lubbock team is dedicated to ensuring an unmatched and unforgettable gathering. It’s our team’s attention to detail and steadfast dedication to the visiting groups that keep meeting planners coming back. We offer a plethora of complimentary services including hands-on planning for both meeting