Tag: Holiday

Pairing Texas High Plains Wines & Holiday Dishes

This season, pair your favorite holiday dishes with a glass of local wine. With 90% of all Texas wine grapes grown right here in the Texas High Plains, you’ll be sure to impress your guests this holiday season. Whether you’re hosting a holiday party or sharing a meal with family, we’ve set the menu and

7 Last Minute Lubbock-Inspired Costumes

There are two types of people in this world: those who pre-plan their Halloween costume months in advance, anxiously awaiting the arrival of pumpkins, haunted houses and the annual screenings of Hocus Pocus on TV. And there are those of us who, truthfully, are only into it for the candy and frantically search our closets

St. Patrick’s Day in the LBK 2018

St. Patrick's Day LBK 2018

  Is it St. Patty’s or St. Paddy’s? And why has no one ever cleared that up? Regardless of how you spell it, here are some fun things to do to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in the LBK! (We’ll give you a hint: there’s green beer.) St. Patrick’s Day Irish Beer Tasting Saturday, March 17

Fun and Fireworks on the Fourth in the “Hub City”

The Fourth of July is one of our favorite holidays, and celebrating in Lubbock makes the 4th even better! With live music, the best BBQ, parades and fireworks, the “Hub City” will be full of fun activities and patriotic spirit. Independence Day may be on a Tuesday this year, but that doesn’t mean the list of “Hub City” happenings

What’s Coming Up in July

  This July is packed with Freedom Fest & 4th on Broadway, a performance by B.o.B, Sister Act, a musical production by Lubbock Moonlight Musicals, a Salsa & Sangria Festival at Llano Estacado Winery, Archaeology in Action at Lubbock Lake Landmark and Junior Rough Riders Corral at National Ranching Heritage Center.

Lubbock’s Gift-Giving Guide for Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day is just around the corner, so it’s time to find the perfect present for the mother in your life. Whether she’s a new mom, mom-to-be or a veteran in the ways of motherhood, giving a great gift can show her how appreciated she is. Every mom is special in her own way, and

Six Lubbock Cocktails for Cinco de Mayo

No state knows how to celebrate Cinco de Mayo quite like Texas, and each year on May 5, we host parades, cultural events and raise our margarita glasses to Mexico’s victory over France in the Battle of Puebla in 1862. While we’ll always love a traditional frosty marg, we searched the “Hub City” and came

12 Days of Christmas: The Lubbock Edition

‘Tis the season for Christmas presents, stocking stuffers and, of course, for Christmas carols. To celebrate the most wonderful time of the year, we’ve taken one of the most popular holiday tunes and given it a distinctly Lubbock twist. On the first day of Christmas, Lubbock gave to me, lots of arts and culture to

Lubbock’s Can’t-Miss Holiday Traditions

‘Tis the season for stocking stuffing, present purchasing and, of course, for travel! So while you’re making plans to visit friends and family this winter, be sure to add the “Hub City” to your list of holiday destinations. Deeply rooted in history and family tradition, Lubbock knows how to celebrate the Christmas season! Here are

Behind the Scenes: The Nutcracker

Everyone has their favorite holiday traditions, things that will forever bring back memories of the season. Whether it is the smell of the crisp winter weather blowing in, the warmth of a cup of hot chocolate or the laughter of family and friends surrounding the fire place, we all have something that brings back the