By: Tiffany Kennedy
It’s summer time in Lubbock, Texas! As the days get longer and the air gets warmer, there is no better time to meet up with loved ones in the “Hub City”! From live theater under the stars to teeing up at one of the premier golf courses throughout the city, there is plenty to do for all ages! Check below for a guide to planning your family reunion today in the LBK.
Take advantage of the complimentary services Visit Lubbock offers groups of all sizes. Let us help you choose a host hotel that fits your family’s needs and enjoy locally sourced welcome items to help make your family reunion truly unforgettable.
Choosing the right hotel for your family is crucial, and we are here to assist in the process. Whether you prefer to be near local attractions like The Buddy Holly Hall of Performing Arts and Sciences, relax by the pool or have the option of meeting space onsite for your family gatherings, we can help secure the best rates for your stay.
By booking your hotel and planning your group outings early, you will get the best deals and be able to relax and enjoy stress-free family time once the reunion date comes.
Did you know that Lubbock has many attractions that are budget friendly? The National Ranching Heritage Center, Museum of Texas Tech University and Prairie Dog Town are a few local attractions that are free and will give your family plenty of space to roam. The American Windmill Museum, Silent Wings Museum and Adventure Park are also great family attractions that offer group rates, offering your family the opportunity to maximize each outing without breaking the bank.
If you are in the market for outdoor activities, look no further than The Range, Lubbock Water Rampage, Stars & Stripes Drive-In Theater, Buffalo Springs Lake or 4ore Golf! For a more adventurous outing, utilizing one of Lubbock’s many parks for fishing, disc golf, paddle boarding or cooking a family-favorite meal in one of the pavilions offered is always a great way to spend the day with family!
For fun family dining, Cook’s Garage, 50th Street Caboose and Blue Sky are great options. After dinner, enjoy a sweet treat and try the homemade ice-cream at Holly Hop Ice Cream Shoppe, Lubbock’s vintage-style malt shop or cool down with shaved ice from Bahama Buck’s! For those looking to branch out of their comfort zone, Lubbock’s array of food trucks are also a fun food option that can fulfill your family’s eating needs.
There is no doubt that Lubbock is a budget and family friendly destination for your upcoming reunion. Reach out to Visit Lubbock today to help you plan and find out what free goodies we can provide to you and your family!
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