Tag: Fun

Destination Spotlight – Bayer Museum of Agriculture

When it comes to history and heritage, Lubbock offers up a variety of options for those visiting to become enthralled with the culture of West Texas. The Bayer Museum of Agriculture does just that. This Lubbock gem shares the inspiring story of how agriculture revolutionized the home of Buddy Holly and the surrounding counties, making West Texas the

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

Top 8 Festivals & Events in Lubbock

Buddy Holly Summer Showcase @ The Buddy Holly Center | Lubbock | Texas | United States

Lubbock, Texas, has no shortage of events and festivals throughout the year. No matter when you go, you’ll find fun things to do, from art festivals and family-friendly weekends to numerous wine events for the big kids. Here are the top eight events you must attend in Lubbock. Wine & Chocolate Fantasia (February) The Llano

Valentine’s Day for Two in Lubbock, Texas

Roses are red, violets are blue. I fell in love with these restaurants. And so will you. Valentine’s Day is approaching, which means you’ll see an abundance of pink and red around every turn and people scrambling to find that perfect gift to express their love. While love comes in many different forms, my favorite

Experience the 2015 Wine & Chocolate Fantasia at Llano Estacado Winery

Like wine? Enjoy chocolate? If you answered yes to those questions, you can’t miss out on the 18th Annual Wine & Chocolate Fantasia at Llano Estacado Winery. The big event will be Saturday, Feb. 7 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Llano Estacado Winery (3426 E. FM 1585). The perfect combination of wine and chocolate

Introducing the 2015 Visitor’s Guide

We at Visit Lubbock like to start the New Year off with a bang! Not only did we launch our new website, but we are introducing the amazing 2015 Visitor’s Guide! The guide is hot off the press and now on the shelves around Lubbock and the surrounding region. We can’t wait for you to

5, 4, 3, 2, 1…Happy New Year!

Another year has come and gone right before our eyes! While, you might choose to celebrate from the comfort of your home, the possibilities for entertainment, food and dancing in the “Hub City” are abundant! Count down the year with us as we’ve selected the top five New Year’s Eve festivities taking place around the

Destination Spotlight – All Aboard the Polar Express

The Polar Express Rides into Lubbock

A magical journey awaits your family in Lubbock this holiday season. Each year, the Polar Express Train Ride makes its way through the “Hub City” bringing joy and cheer to its passengers. This year is no different, and I’m excited to feature the attraction as this month’s Destination Spotlight! At its new location, 103 N.

Foodie Favorites from A to Z Peace O’ Cake

If you are looking for a way to make your life sweeter, Peace O’ Cake is a great place to start. Touted as Lubbock’s first cupcake shop, this local business opened its doors in 2009 and has been delighting taste buds ever since. Made from scratch daily, the tasty confections are available on a first-come,

2014 Wines & Vines Festival

If you love wine, food and live music, look no further than the 3rd Annual Wines & Vines Festival on November 8 – 9. As the weather starts to cool off, enjoy the atmosphere at McPherson Cellars (1615 Texas Ave.) for this fun event. You won’t want to miss out on the great wine and the