“Hub City” Happenings: May

Written By Visit Lubbock Interns

April 27, 2022

By: Savannah Poehl

Schedule your trip to Lubbock this month and fill your itinerary with spectacular shows and exciting events to create unforgettable memories!

Buffalo Grass Fest 

May 2

An evening of great music with local opener Marco’s Crew is joined by Joy Harris filled, Aimee Nolte and Taylor Roberts. 

Pandemic Mama

May 6 – 7

Flatlands Dance Theatre invites audiences to experience a one-of-a-kind immersive performance exploring the stories of motherhood during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

10th Annual Cinco De Mayo

May 7

Lubbock’s 10th annual Cinco De Mayo Parade will be take place on Avenue V moving to Broadway, and finishing at the Lubbock Memorial Civic Center. Starting at 10 a.m., this family-friendly event will be one you won’t want to miss.

Randy Rogers Band with Kevin Fowler & Ross Cooper at Cook’s Garage

May 7

Put on your boots to see Randy Rogers Band at Cook’s Garage for a concert benefiting the Lubbock Cooper Education Foundation.  

Caldwell Entertainment Presents: Blackwater Draw

May 7

The sounds of country, Rock, and bluegrass are the soundtrack of Saturday night with Blackwater Draw’s vocals and fiddle!

The Bellamy Brothers-live at the Cactus Theater

May 8

This Legendary Country Duo is making an appearance at Cactus theater.

Blippi The Musical 

May 9

Blippi is bringing the energy to this performance off-screen for his favorite fans to experience. Blippi’s personality has captured the heart of many children while giving teaching lessons.

Max & Heather Stalling-Texas-Made Musics

May 12

This duo from Dallas has the perfect mix of rhythm guitar and lead vocals with just a touch of the famous Texas fiddle.

Read Southall Band at Cook’s Garage.

May 13

See Southhall Band at Cook’s Garage illuminated by vintage signs outside that give the perfect scenery for this band’s music.

The Jersey Tenors

May 13

The newest musical sensation is coming to Lubbock! This explosive blend of opera classics paired with Rock ‘n Roll will have you on your feet the whole night.

An evening with Travis Tritt: Solo Acoustic Tour 2022

May 13

Enjoy a night out with friends to see CMA and Grammy award-winning country artist Travis Tritt. 

Tamest Natural Hazards Summit, Presented by Texas Tech University

May 16

Join the Academy of Medicine, Engineering, and Science of Texas and Texas Tech University’s National Wind Institute to examine natural hazards’ warning, response, and engineering aspects.

Wake The Canyon

May 20

Catch a wave and beat the heat at Wake the Canyon, hosted at Buffalo Springs Lake for the 4th year. This exciting Pro to amateur event and competition has prizes and even cash payouts for the best of the best.

Theo Von- “Return Of The Rat” Tour

May 20

This comedy will surprise you. This musical satirist and five-time Grammy winner “Weird Al” Yankovic with legendary comedian Emo Philips will have your stomach hurting from laughter with this big-production show. 

Caldwell Entertainment Presents: Bon Jovi and Journey 

May 21

Presented by Caldwell Entertainment, your favorite tunes like Don’t Stop Believing to Livin’ On A Prayer will keep you bumping along to the beat all evening. 

Wynonna Judd-Herstory & Hits Tour 30th Anniversary

May 24 – 25

See one of the greatest female country singers live at the historic Cactus Theater.

Caldwell Entertainments Presents: Fleetwood Mac, The Eagles, and Doobie Brothers

May 28

Come see these 70s legends for a night of rock songs. Don’t forget your bell bottoms and groovy accessories.

Shen Yun 

May 31

This performance will leave you speechless, featuring one of the most ancient and culturally rich Chinese dances, dynamic backdrops, and original orchestral works. Shen Yun drops you into a civilization of enchanting beauty and enlightening wisdom. This is a show you do not want to miss.


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