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A History Buff’s Guide to Lubbock

By: Annie Kinnison A Look at the History of Lubbock Founded in 1876, Lubbock County was named after Thomas Saltus Lubbock, former Texas Ranger and brother of Francis Lubbock, governor of Texas during the Civil War. The great “806” was established in 1890 when two towns, Old Lubbock and Monterey, joined to be the Lubbock

A Guide for Back to School Shopping in the LBK

Here in the LBK, we are known as “the hub” for all things shopping in the region. From boutiques to department stores, there is something for everyone. In our search to find the best of the best shops around the 806, we met with retail expert and owner of Vibeage Boutique, Ruby Gabler, to discuss

How to Enjoy 48 Hours on the Lubbock Chilton Trail

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

23 of the Best Places to Get Married in Lubbock

By: Annie Kinnison Lubbock, with its charming blend of southern hospitality and captivating landscapes, is an idyllic wedding destination that promises an unforgettable experience for couples and their guests.  Planning your dream wedding begins with finding the perfect location to exchange your vows and celebrate your love. We’ve curated a list of diverse venues that

Incorporating the West in Your Meeting

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.

Hub City Happenings: August

By: Annie Kinnison August 1 – One Night of Queen – #1 Worldwide Tribute – Live at Cactus Theater  Experience One Night Of Queen with Gary Mullen & The Works at the Cactus Theater! Join the electrifying live concert tribute to Queen’s legendary music and Freddie Mercury’s iconic vocals.   August 2 – High Noon

8 Spots for the Best Ice Cream in Lubbock

By: Annie Kinnison When it comes to beating the summer heat, nothing quite hits the spot like a delicious frozen treat. Whether you’re in the mood for creamy gelato, an ice cream sandwich, a refreshing milkshake, a classic root beer float, or a snowcone, Lubbock has something for everyone. Join us as we explore the

8 Mouthwatering Lubbock Pizzerias

By: Annie Kinnison Lubbock is home to a multitude of pizza joints, each with its own unique style and flavor, from the traditional takes to the bold and innovative flavor combinations. Join us as we uncover the hidden gems, the classics and the mouthwatering creations that make Lubbock an irresistible destination for pizza enthusiasts.  Papa

Stay in Style: Discover Lubbock’s Top Airbnb Experiences

By: Annie Kinnison and Avery Frazier Just the beginning of a long list of local Airbnbs, these properties are some of Hub City’s most popular stays. From eclectic escapes to cozy comfort options, consider staying in one of Lubbock’s best neighborhoods and book your Airbnb stay today! Home on the Range The Home on the

Book Your Next Stay at Lubbock’s Home On The Range

The Start of Home On The Range  “We love South Overton.” That’s what Corley L’Etoile had to say about the neighborhood she and her husband have transformed through their rental properties.  The duo has been the heart behind Lubbock’s Home On The Range since its establishment in 2015. Their passion for all things Hub City