By: Aubrie Harris
Afternoon: Arrive in Lubbock
Check-in 5:00 p.m. | Cotton Court | 1610 Broadway Street
Stop by and freshen up from your full day of travel at the Cotton Court. This unique boutique hotel is located in the heart of downtown Lubbock. With local live music performances and The Midnight Shift restaurant and bar, the Cotton Court is a refuge for the modern traveler.
Dinner 6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. | Chez Sami | 709 Main Street Wolfforth, TX
Make a stop on the southern edge of town to enjoy Chef and Owner Jon Walter’s take on traditional French cuisine. The family-owned restaurant and art gallery create an immersive fine-dining experience with a multi-course menu full of delicious dishes.
Drinks 8:45 p.m. | The Co-Op Public House | 4637 50th Street, Suite #300
After dinner turn to The Co-Op Public House, a farm-to-table upscale experience with a menu full of signature cocktails for any mood you’re in.
Spa Treatment 9 a.m. | Woodhouse Day Spa | 11010 Slide Rd, Suite 400
Start your day with a relaxing, rejuvenating spa appointment. Treatment options range from deep-tissue massages to deep-cleansing HydraFacials. As a sanctuary for self-indulgence and wellness treatments, the Woodhouse Day Spa is a great addition to any itinerary no matter what time of day.
Brunch 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. | Fresh American | 3715 114th St
Fresh American effectively blends the freshness of the West Coast with the downhome, feel-good foods of the South. The modern cuisine is expertly crafted with only the freshest of ingredients, making every bite burst with flavor. You can also make your brunch boozy with the one-of-a-kind cocktail menu.
Shopping 1:15 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Spend the afternoon perusing the highest quality men’s and women’s fashion Lubbock has to offer. Whether you’re looking for an outfit for a wedding or just want to boost your wardrobe these shops are must-stops! For the best high-end women’s clothing and accessories look no further than Chrome and J. Hoffman’s. Continuing the high-quality trend are Signature Stag or H.G. Thrash Clothier, each standing as a one-stop shop for men. No matter your style or vibe there are plenty of stops for you, check out more options here.
Wine tasting 4:15 p.m. – 5:45 p.m. | McPherson Cellars Winery | 1615 Texas Avenue
When in Rome do as the Romans do – well when you’re in wine country you have to make a trip to one of our local wineries. McPherson Cellars has a local vineyard and is owned by one of the oldest wine families in the state of Texas. With a modern-styled tasting room located in downtown Lubbock, McPherson Cellars is a classic choice for both locals and travelers.
Dinner 6:00 p.m. | The Nicolett | 511 Broadway Street
The Nicolett is a newer restaurant in the Lubbock area and has become a high-end destination restaurant. Owned and operated by renowned chef Finn Walter whose 20-year-long career led him back to his West Texas roots. With a seasonal menu put together to show off local ingredients, Chef Walter draws on his experiences to continue creating high-quality dishes.
Brunch 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. | The Funky Door | 6801 Milwaukee Avenue
Begin your second full day in Lubbock with a trip to The Funky Door Bistro. Combining cuisines from around the world with a lively atmosphere makes this an experience you won’t want to miss.
Activity 12:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Choose how you make the most of your afternoon – whether that’s playing a round of golf at The Rawls Course one of the top courses in the state or getting a custom hat and pair of boots at Flint Hat & Boot Shop. Either choice will leave you with an experience you’ll never forget!
Dinner 5:30 p.m. – 6:45 p.m. | Rave On | 1300 Mac Davis Lane
Pay homage to Lubbock legend Buddy Holly while dining in Rave On. The stylish, upscale restaurant is tucked away in Buddy Holly Hall. Tasty dishes and custom cocktails fill the menu and are sure to please even the pickiest of eaters. Don’t forget to book a reservation when preparing for your trip!
Catch a show 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. | Buddy Holly Hall | 1300 Mac Davis Lane
After finishing dinner at the classic restaurant, catch a show at the Buddy Holly Hall. Historic shows and acts have taken the stage at the Hall. From comedy acts to touring Broadway shows, there’s something for everyone that’s crossed the theater doors.
Drinks 9:15 p.m. | Bodine’s Cocktail Parlor | 1717 Crickets Avenue
Finish your night downtown with drinks at Bodine’s for a polished, relaxed experience. This isn’t a bar but a seated experience full of drinks and hospitality. With a budding menu full of both classic and new cocktails, the staff is ready to see what kind of trouble you like to stir (or shake) up.
Brunch 10:00 a.m. | Cafe J | 2605 19th Street
Enjoy the delicious dishes at one of Lubbock’s fine-dining jewels, Cafe J. From the tasty homemade offerings to the classy interior, Cafe J is an unrivaled brunch experience.
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