Tag: Cowboy

Don’t Miss Ranch Day!

One of Lubbock’s best annual events is fast approaching, and here’s what you need to know! Ranch Day, hosted annually by the National Ranching Heritage Center (NRHC), is Saturday, April 11 at the center (3121 4th St.). This Old West celebration will have you and your kids surrounded by education, history and most importantly…fun! More than 100

Win BIG with the National Cowboy Symposium & Celebration

Hey y’all! It’s that time of year again. Fall in Lubbock means cooler weather, Texas Tech football and, most importantly, the National Cowboy Symposium & Celebration. If you want to get in on the celebration, we are going to give you a chance to win a two-night stay at the MCM Eleganté Hotel, which is

Boot Scootin’ Boogie on to the ABC Rodeo

It’s time for cowboy hats, cowboy boots and cowboy fun for the 72nd Annual ABC Pro Rodeo from Thursday, March 27 through Saturday, March 29 at the City Bank Coliseum (4th Street and Boston Avenue)! This is a perfect family-friendly event or a great night out with your closest friends and is put on by

Ranch Day Quick Facts

One of the National Ranching Heritage Center’s (NRHC) biggest events is on its way. The 44th annual Ranch Day is Saturday, April 26. Head out to the NRHC (3121 4th St.) for this fun-filled celebration. Here’s a snapshot of what to expect (see our photos below): Ranch Day activities include washing clothes on a washboard,

Visit Lubbock’s Top 10 Moments of 2013 – # 2

The days of herding cattle and roaming the range on the South Plains are long gone, but there are a handful of city slickers and old-fashioned cowboys that celebrate the simpler days during the annual National Cowboy Symposium & Celebration. More importantly, it’s always a party when the largest gathering of western heritage comes to

Cowboy Symposium: It’s a Wrap!

We had a great time this year at the 25th Annual National Cowboy Symposium & Celebration. There was live music, mouthwatering food, the famous Chuck Wagon Cook-Off, a live horse demonstration, exhibit hall and much more! Here are some of our favorite pictures from the event:

The “Horse Whisperer” is coming to Lubbock, Texas

Craig Cameron believes there is no such thing as an untrainable horse. Luckily for you, Cameron will be in Lubbock, Texas to share his words of wisdom and share a tale or two at this year’s National Cowboy Symposium & Celebration. A Texas native, Cameron fell in love with the idea of being a cowboy

It’s a Cowboy Cake!

Who can resist the smell of home-cooked meals fresh out of the oven? How about fresh from the chuck wagon? This year’s National Cowboy Symposium and Celebration (25th Anniversary) is sure to provide visitors with mouthfuls of homemade goodies, straight from the cowboy days. The celebration, from Thursday, Sept. 5 through Sunday, Sept. 8 features the

Cowboy Up at the National Cowboy Symposium & Celebration

When the chuck wagons start rolling into town, you know you’re in for a treat. Set for September 5 through 8, the 25th Annual National Cowboy Symposium & Celebration is an opportunity for cowboys, cowgirls and yes, even us city slickers, to come together and celebrate the simple things in life. Visitors can expect to do