Tag: Kid Friendly

Ready, Set, Sing!

Have you planned a visit to the Lubbock Moonlight Musicals yet this summer? It’s a one-of-a-kind experience…under the stars! Each summer, Lubbock Moonlight Musicals hosts popular shows at the Wells Fargo Amphitheatre in Mackenzie Park. You’ll catch all of your favorite musicals on one stage. This summer, the organization premiered “Oliver!” throughout the month of

Cool Off at Lubbock Water Rampage

With temperatures on the constant rise during the summer, it’s no wonder that Lubbock Water Rampage is on everyone’s agenda. If you haven’t been before, it’s the best way to cool off from our West Texas heat. Lubbock Water Rampage offers a lazy river, big wave pool, two 400-foot slides and more. They are currently

Foodie Favorites from A to Z – Mean Woman Grill

If you haven’t had a burger at Mean Woman Grill, well then you just haven’t had a burger. Daniel and I stopped by the new addition to Lubbock for this month’s foodie blog and were more than impressed. Not only is the food out-of-this-world great, but the staff has a big personality to go along

Celebrating the 4th of July in Lubbock

The 4th of July is arguably the best summer event every year. It’s a time to be thankful for our country, celebrate with friends and family and enjoy some amazing fireworks shows! Here’s a quick list of some 4th of July activities taking place in Lubbock this year: 4th on Broadway This annual event is

Keeping it Fresh with Larry Simmons at the Downtown Farmers Market

Ripe fruit, fresh veggies and friendly faces await you at Lubbock’s Downtown Farmers Market. Every Saturday from now until October, Lubbockites and visitors will experience an authentic connection between farmers and local artisans. We caught up with the man behind the plan, Larry Simmons, for an in-depth Q&A about how he keeps things fresh and

To Movoto with Love

Recently Movoto posted a blog, which attempted to analyze the excitement of a city with cold, hard numbers. Sounds pretty quizzical, right? So we decided to send a love letter to the folks over at Movoto inviting them to use a different perspective when evaluating the “fun factor” of a city. This love letter is

Lubbock’s Summer Must-Sees

The heat is up, school is out (well, for most students) and vacations are being planned! These are just a few reasons why summer is my favorite season of the year. A close second has to be the fall because of Texas Tech football! Whether you reside in Lubbock or are paying us a special

Foodie Favorites from A to Z – Lee’s Café

For the past 20 years Dorothy Lee would tell her love, Robert, how much she wanted to share her cooking with more than her family. I can’t tell you how thankful I am that Dorothy’s dream became a reality because not only is this hidden gem located in downtown Lubbock, it is also right down

Destination Spotlight – The Range

Summer nights in the “Hub City” are famous for clear skies and exceptional temperatures. One thing I’ll be sure to do this year, as I have the past few summers, is enjoy evenings out at The Range. This laid-back environment is the perfect spot to bring the family or a group of friends for a

Day 8’s “Hub City Hot Spot” is…

Museum of Texas Tech University In celebration of National Travel and Tourism Week (May 3-11), the Visit Lubbock Team surveyed thousands of past visitors to Lubbock by asking them to share their favorite places to visit, eat and see. Based on those responses, we determined the top nine locations that past visitors feel everyone should