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West Texas Watercolor Society 2021 Fall Show

Oct 17, 2021Oct 31, 2021 Recurring weekly on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday

West Texas Watercolor Society is composed of watermedia artists from primarily the West Texas area. The Fall Membership Show allows these artists to exhibit their beautiful artworks, as well as compete for merit awards as judged by artist Kathleen Conover. THESE EXHIBITS MADE POSSIBLE IN PART THROUGH A GRANT FROM THE CITY OF LUBBOCK, AS

Supper Club with Pooja

Oct 19, 2021

Join us for Supper Club with Chef Pooja Hegde of Saffron & Spice! Enjoy a four-course authentic Indian dinner prepared by Chef Pooja Hegde. Sip on your favorite Burklee Hill wine that is expertly paired with each course. October 19, 2021 6 P.M. Menu to follow. $65/person; advance purchase required. Limited seating available. Refunds available

Lubbock Civic Orchestra – Jubilant Return Concert

Oct 19, 2021

Join us for our “Jubilant Return” concert featuring over fifty volunteer musicians from across the community! Tuesday, October 19, 7:30pm, Lubbock Christian University – McDonald-Moody Auditorium FREE ADMISSION Works by Emma Lou Diemer, J.S. Bach/Lucian Cailliet, Gustav Holst/Gordon Jacob, & Carl Strommen

Lubbock Tango @ LHUCA

Oct 20, 2021Oct 27, 2021 Recurring weekly on Wednesday

Lubbock Tango @ LHUCA is an introduction class to Argentinian Tango. Award-winning Tango teacher Leah Anne helps you connect with yourself, your partner and the incredibly beautiful Argentine Tango music. For beginners AND those with some experience who want to review the basics.

Cotton Court: Live Entertainment

Oct 21, 2021Jan 1, 2022 Recurring weekly on Thursday, Friday, Saturday

Weekly Live music weekly Thursday – Saturday

Buckner Family Hope Center GED & ESL Classes

Oct 21, 2021Oct 12, 2023 Recurring weekly on Thursday

Buckner Family Hope Center invites you to participate in our GED & ESL classes offered on Thursday evenings beginning on Thursday 06/10/2021 from 6:30PM-8:00PM. ADULT EDUCATION: Buckner Adult Education Programs are designed to equip adults with 1) practical knowledge and skills to achieve goals for themselves and their families and 2) foundational education needed for

Dwight Yoakam: Live in Concert

Oct 21, 2021

Star of Country music and screen, Dwight Yoakam will perform Live in Concert on October 21, 2021 at The Buddy Holly Hall Theater. Dwight Yoakamhas sold more than 25 million albums worldwide, and he is a 21-time nominated, multiple GRAMMY Award winner. He has 12 gold albums and 9 platinum or multi-platinum albums, with five

McPherson Cellars

Oct 21, 2021Oct 12, 2023 Recurring weekly on Thursday

We are so excited to finally welcome back our patio nights for this summer! Come out with friends and neighbors, meet someone new, fall in love with a new wine, and support our greater community. Thursday evenings 6-9pm with local music and bites from La Diosa Cellars $6 glass pours and live music!

IMPACT! Gala & Online Auction

Oct 21, 2021

Join CASA of the South Plains on Thursday, October 21 at 6:00pm at the Willows Event Center for our CASA IMPACT! Gala & Online Auction. The CASA IMPACT! Gala is a night that we can come together to recognize the tremendous impact CASA Volunteers have made in the lives of children in foster care in

Nancy Anderson Chapter, NSDAR 95th Anniversary Celebration

Oct 22, 2021

Come celebrate the 95th anniversary of the Lubbock Women’s Club!

Opening at The Wolfforth Farmers Market

Oct 23, 2021Oct 14, 2023 Recurring weekly on Saturday

We will be open to the public at the Wolfforth Farmers Market on Saturday January 25th 2020 from 10am to 2pm. Just follow the smell of hot, fresh beef, smoked corn on the cob and our signature, Moore Cajun Smokehouse original, Fais-Do-Do Chili.We will be here every Saturday, from January 25th, in Barn 3. Miss

English Newsom Food & Wine Market

Oct 23, 2021Oct 14, 2023 Recurring weekly on Saturday

The Food & Wine Market is in full swing at English Newsom Cellars! Whether you have a hankering for rosé, an aromatic white, or a bold red…there is an abundance of food & wine to suit any mood. Stop by on Saturdays from 5-8. 

Adoption Day!

Oct 23, 2021Oct 14, 2023 Recurring weekly on Saturday

Come meet some great dogs!

Boots & Badges 1st Responders Breakfast

Oct 23, 2021

Come out and join us as we give thanks to all of our first responders! All of our area first responders are welcome to come out and bring their families and enjoy breakfast provided by McDonalds, coffee, and mimosas provided by Farmhouse Vineyards!

Pumpkins, Ponies, & Polo

Oct 23, 2021

There is nothing like the sweet smell of fall in Lubbock, Texas. Join the Texas Tech Polo Club for a fun festival full of pumpkins, ponies, and polo. Watch a live polo match, pick a pumpkin, and feed a pony. Children of all ages are welcome and many photo opportunities will be available.

TTU Football VS Kansas State

Oct 23, 2021

Join the Red Raiders as they face the Kansas State WIldcats at the Jones.

Tech Football VS Kansas State

Oct 23, 2021

Come watch Texas Tech play Kansas State on October 23th, 2021 at Jones AT&T Stadium.


Oct 26, 2021

Six-time GRAMMY winner Amy Grant announced her 2021 fall tour, which includes a stop at The Buddy Holly Hall of Performing Arts and Sciences on October 26, 2021, at 7 p.m. She will perform songs celebrating the 30th anniversary edition of her iconic album, Heart In Motion, which will release on July 9. Grant has received numerous Gospel Music Association Dove Awards as well

Amy Grant Fall Tour

Oct 26, 2021

Six-time GRAMMY winner Amy Grant announced her 2021 fall tour, which includes a stop at The Buddy Holly Hall of Performing Arts and Sciences on October 26, 2021, at 7 p.m. She will perform songs celebrating the 30th anniversary edition of her iconic album, Heart In Motion, which will release on July 9. For the

Chris Stapleton: The “All-American Road Show” Tour

Oct 28, 2021

Catch Chris Stapleton in concert in his All-American Road Show tour. Rescheduled from October 22, 2020.

IABC Trunk or Treat

Oct 29, 2021

Join us in celebrating fall at IABC’s Trunk or Treat! Free Bouncies, Candy, Games, Door Prizes and More! No scary costumes please! This is an event you don’t want to miss!

Performance Motorcoaches Halloween Happening & Open House

Oct 29, 2021

We will be hosting an all day Halloween themed open house. Prizes for best adult and child costumes. We’ll have candy and treats and spooky specials all day!


Oct 29, 2021

MALPASS BROTHERS – LIVE AT THE CACTUS THEATER! FRIDAY, OCTOBER 29, 2021 DOORS 7 PM    SHOWTIME 7:30 PM   As young boys, Christopher and Taylor Malpass soaked up the music of their granddad’s phonograph records. Christopher earned his first talent show trophy at age 7, and Taylor was playing mandolin by the time he

South Plains SPCA Adoption Event

Oct 30, 2021

Come out, grab a glass of wine, and find a little furry friend to join your family.

Main Event Trunk Or Treat

Oct 31, 2021

Join us for some Halloween FUN! We will be hosting our annual Main Event Trunk or Treat on Sunday, October 31st from 11am to 3pm. We will have Live DJ, costume contest, candy and more!

A Tribute to the Music of John Denver – Starring Jim Curry – Live at the Cactus Theater!

Oct 31, 2021

After being awarded a full Rotary International scholarship to study music and voice and being selected to sing as the voice of John Denver in the CBS Television Movie “Take Me Home, The John Denver Story” – there was no doubt that Jim Curry would continue to sing the praises and songs of America’s Troubadour & John Denver. As a life-long fan,

2021 Mayor’s Marathon

Oct 31, 2021

Lace up your running shoes – the annual Mayor’s Marathon is back! Participants can sign up for the full marathon, half marathon, 5K or Kid’s Fun Run 1 Mile. Be sure to visit the website to get the most updated information as the event gets closer.

Murder, Mystery & Wine

Oct 31, 2021

Join us for a night of Murder, Mystery & Wine!Enjoy a five-course gourmet dinner prepared by Chef Bobby Bridges. Enjoy superb wine with each delectable course as we go through the night figuring out all the twists and turns of what happened at the Kress.Halloween night, 6-10 P.M.$100/personAdvance purchase required. Limited seating available. Refunds available

RealDeal Trivia Night – Halloween Edition

Oct 31, 2021

Think you and your team has what it takes to be crowned the Kings/Queens of Halloween Trivia?.. Then come on down to Clouds to compete against some friendly competition. $50 Costume Contest How:-Bring your A-Team or join a team at the lounge (up to 6 total)-Expect various questions that will range from old school to


Nov 3, 2021

Touring renowned fine arts halls and jazz festivals across four continents, m-pact has performed with pop superstars Sheryl Crow, Boyz II Men, Kenny G, Liza Minnelli, Babyface, Rick Springfield and Jackson Browne, as well as jazz legends from Ray Charles, Natalie Cole, Bobby McFerrin, and Take 6. Over the last 12 years, their signature sound

Buckner Monthly Informational

Nov 4, 2021

Dec 2, 2021

Buckner Family Hope Center Monthly Information meeting is held every FIRST Thursday of each month at 6:30 pm. Buckner Family Hope Center invites the community to come learn about the ongoing community events, activities, and services we offer free to the community: Please use this link to register: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/buckner-family-hope-center-monthly-informational-tickets-158492135243

Larry, Steve & Rudy – The Gatlin Brothers – Live at the Cactus Theater!

Nov 5, 2021

Larry, Steve & Rudy – The Gatlin Brothers – are Grammy® award-winners who have dazzled audiences for more than 65 years. They have accrued a lifetime of noteworthy achievements in their storybook career, including a Grammy® for Best Country Song (“Broken Lady”), three ACM awards for Single of the Year (“All The Gold In California”),

Comedian and Humorist Chad Prather Brings Laughter to The Buddy Holly Hall

Nov 5, 2021

Chad Prather will make a stop in Lubbock at The Buddy Holly Hall of Performing Arts and Sciences on Friday, November 5, 2021, at 7:30 p.m. Prather is a comedian, armchair philosopher, musician, and observational humorist. He is often referred to as “the modern-day Will Rogers.” Chad Prather started entertaining audiences on television as early as

Lubbock Uncorked

Nov 6, 2021

Celebrate the Texas wine industry at the 5th Annual Lubbock Uncorked wine festival. With vino from the Texas High Plains AVA, and across Texas, visitors will taste the fruits of the Lone State state. For those who prefer a good brew, craft beer will also be served. Come listen to live music, enjoy food, and

Lazer Lloyd with special guests John Sprott & Ron Riley – Live at the Cactus Theater!

Nov 7, 2021

Lazer Lloyd with special guests John Sprott & Ron Riley – Live at the Cactus Theater! Sunday, November 7, 2021 Doors 6:30 pm   Showtime 7 pm   Lazer Lloyd returns to The Cactus Theater with his Red Dirt band, The Tulsa Youngbloods, on Sunday, November 7th, 2021.  Lloyd’s take on Americana combines folk, rock, blues, jam band and outlaw country to

Tommy Emmanuel, CGP – Live at the Cactus Theater!

Nov 8, 2021

Tommy Emmanuel, CGP – Live at the Cactus Theater! Monday, November 8, 2021 Doors 7 pm; Showtime 7:30 Bio:   Tommy Emmanuel, CGP “Songs are our teachers. They show us the depth of the human race and its unrelenting desire to create.” — Tommy Emmanuel Anytime you talk to any of Tommy Emmanuel’s fans, whether musicians or

Un(wine)d with the Arts

Nov 10, 2021

Dec 8, 2021

LHUCA & English New Cellars are proud to partner and bring you Un(wine)d with the Arts in the LHUCA Galleries! Please join us for wine, live music, good company, and great art. LHUCA Members enjoy a complimentary glass of wine from English Newsom Cellars. Wine will also be available for purchase by the glass or

Holiday Market

Nov 11, 2021

This is a curated event specifically for the benefit of small business owners. The creation of this event was started by the owners of Jackalope Creative, Greenhouse Paper Goods and Culture Clothing. As business owners, we saw a need for our own businesses to maximize sales over the holidays, so we created the event we

Tech Football VS Iowa State

Nov 13, 2021

Watch Texas Tech play Iowa State on October 23th, 2021 at Jones AT&T Stadium.

TTU Football Vs. Iowa State

Nov 13, 2021

TTU will face Iowa State this season at the Jones Stadium. Come out and support the Red Raiders!

63rd Annual Carol of Lights

Nov 16, 2021Nov 30, 2021 Recurring every 14 days

This annual event, sponsored by the Texas Tech Residence Halls Association, is attended by over 20,000 Tech students and local residents. The Carol of Lights® is one of Texas Tech’s largest and oldest traditions. The event brings together both the Texas Tech and Lubbock communities during its ceremonies.

Straight No Chaser Is Back in the High Life at Buddy Holly Hall

Nov 19, 2021

The Buddy Holly Hall of Performing Arts and Sciences welcomes Straight No Chaser Back in the High Life Tour on November 19, 2021 at 8 p.m.  Chart-topping a cappella group Straight No Chaser will finally hit the road in-person this year after a year of cancellations due to the pandemic.  “Back In The High Life,”

Tech Football VS Oklahoma State

Nov 20, 2021

Come watch Texas Tech square off with Oklahoma State for their final home game of the season.


Nov 20, 2021

Lubbock, TX& Grammy-winning Country superstar Clint Black is hitting the road with the Mrs. Lisa Hartman Black and are making a stop at The Buddy Holly Hall in Lubbock, Texas on Saturday, November 20, 2021, at 8 p.m. Tickets start at $35.50 plus applicable taxes and fees and go on-sale Friday, June 11th at 10:00 AM

Performance Motorcoaches Tailgate

Nov 20, 2021

Join us at the Jones on Saturday, November 20th while Texas Tech takes on OSU. Tour one of our top of the line RVs and enjoy food, snacks, drinks and giveaways!

TTU Football VS. OSU

Nov 20, 2021

The Red Raiders will face Oklahoma State at the Jones this Saturday, November 20th. 

Postmodern Jukebox to Perform at The Buddy Holly Hall

Nov 26, 2021

Postmodern Jukebox is back on the road this fall and will be performing at The Buddy Holly Hall on Friday, November 26 at 8 p.m. Early last year, pop-jazz phenomenon Postmodern Jukebox set out to celebrate a new-millennium Roaring 20s, promising audiences across the country and around the world “the most sensational ’20s party this


Nov 27, 2021

Nov 28, 2021

Rock and Roll Hall of Famers ZZ TOP are stopping at The Buddy Holly Hall for two nights on November 27 and 28, 2021. ZZ TOP a/k/a “That Little Ol’ Band from Texas,” lay undisputed claim to being the longest running major rock band with original personnel in tact and, in 2004, the Texas trio

ZZ TOP 2021 Tour

Nov 27, 2021

Nov 28, 2021

ZZ TOP is on tour and will be playing at Buddy Holly Hall on November 27th & 28th 2021. ZZ TOP’s music is always instantly recognizable, eminently powerful, profoundly soulful and 100% Texas American in derivation. They have sold millions of records over the course of their career, have been officially designated as Heroes of

Ballet Lubbock’s The Nutcracker

Dec 9, 2021Dec 12, 2021 Recurring daily

Make plans to join Ballet Lubbock this holiday season as they debut The Nutcracker at Buddy Holly Hall for the first time! Showtimes: Thursday, December 9 – 7:30 p.m. (Thursday evening tickets include Premiere Night Reception) Friday, December 10 – 7:30 p.m.Saturday, December 11 – 2 p.m. Saturday, December 11 – 7:30 p.m.Sunday, December 12

KLOVE CHRISTMAS Brings Holiday Cheer to the Buddy Holly Hall

Dec 16, 2021

The 2021 KLOVE CHRISTMAS tour will be bringing holiday cheer to The Buddy Holly Hall of Performing Arts and Sciences on December 16, 2021, at 7 p.m. Awakening Events and the Awakening Foundation are excited to once again partner with K-LOVE Radio for their annual Christmas Tour. Tickets go on sale to the public on


Jan 11, 2022Jan 12, 2022 Recurring daily

A SWEEPING ROMANCE THAT LIFTS YOU UP WHERE YOU BELONG! Based on the Oscar-winning film, AN OFFICER AND A GENTLEMAN is the timeless love story that celebrates triumph over adversity. The new musical features an iconic score including the Grammy and Oscar-winning #1 hit “Up Where We Belong” (Joe Cocker/Jennifer Warnes), and your favorite 80’s

Remembering The King: From the Sun Years to Elvis Presley Blvd. featuring Moses Snow & Doug Church – Live at the Cactus Theater!

Jan 15, 2022

Remembering The King: From the Sun Years to Elvis Presley Blvd. featuring Moses Snow & Doug Church   About this event This show will feature two of the top Elvis tribute artists in the country: incredible 16-year-old Moses Snow as “young Elvis” – and multi-award-winning Doug Church – known as “the true voice” – performing

BEAUTIFUL – The Carole King Musical

Feb 8, 2022Feb 9, 2022 Recurring daily

Long before she was Carole King, chart-topping music legend, she was Carol Klein, Brooklyn girl with passion and chutzpah. She fought her way into the record business as a teenager and, by the time she reached her twenties, had the husband of her dreams and a flourishing career writing hits for the biggest acts in

Ranky Tanky

Feb 25, 2022

Ranky Tanky released their eponymous debut on Oct. 20th, 2017. By December of that year, the group had been profiled on NPR’s Fresh Air with Terry Gross and their album soared to the #1 position on the Billboard, i-Tunes and Amazon Jazz Charts. “Gullah” comes from West African language and means “a people blessed by


Mar 15, 2022

For a quarter of a century, Jonathan Larson’s Tony Award and Pulitzer Prize-winning masterpiece RENT has inspired us to choose love over fear and to live without regret. Its immeasurable emotional impact has forever changed the world of musical theatre. RENT follows a year in the lives of a diverse group of artists and friends


Apr 4, 2022Apr 5, 2022 Recurring daily

They were just four guys from Jersey, until they sang their very first note. They had a sound nobody had ever heard… and the radio just couldn’t get enough of. But while their harmonies were perfect on stage, off stage it was a very different story –a story that has made them an international sensation

Lubbock Lights

Apr 7, 2022

Let’s celebrate Mac Davis’s music and legacy together by remembering him through an evening of conversation and listening to some of his best-known tunes. This Texas Tech University Presidential Lecture & Performance Series Lubbock Lights special event hosted by Kenny Maines will feature many local musicians covering his songs to honor Mac Davis’s contribution to


Jun 20, 2022Jun 21, 2022 Recurring daily

Inspired by the beloved films, the romantic and adventure-filled new musical ANASTASIA is on a journey to Lubbock at last! From the Tony® Award-winning creators of the Broadway classic RAGTIME, this dazzling show transports us from the twilight of the Russian Empire to the euphoria of Paris in the 1920s, as a brave young woman



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