Tag: Lists

Foodie Favorites: Cheeseburgers in Lubbock-ise

Two interns, one city, endless options. Who has the best hamburger in the “Hub City?” We (Katie and Juno) set out on a quest to find out. These are the burgers voted on by our Visit Lubbock fans via Instagram, and we are here to tell you all about what keeps all of us coming

Little-Known Lubbock

While Lubbock may bring to mind sunsets and cotton, a trip to the “Hub City” is most notably characterized by live music and artistic expression experienced in both galleries and wine glasses. Experience Lubbock as the locals do, and you’ll find that West Texas has plenty of personality and charm. Lubbock Libations Lubbock’s signature cocktail,

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

Lubbock Holiday Drink Menu

Say cheers to holiday cheer with these beautiful, boozy Christmas cocktails. No matter what you’re in the mood for while visiting the “Hub City” this season, you are sure to find a festive drink that will have your taste buds jingling. The Crafthouse Gastropub’s Praline Hot Chocolate and Salted Caramel White Russian Judy the Elf‘s hot

Lubbock’s Must-Have Cups of Coffee

From frothy cappuccinos to frozen fraps to a rich dark roast, we all have our go-to coffee order. While there is nothing wrong with something tried and true, Lubbock has a great coffee scene chock-full of signature drinks to help shake up your morning routine.  To make your caffeine crusade a little more diverse, we’ve put

Lubbock Music Spotlight: The Blue Light Live

For Lubbock songwriters, 1806 Buddy Holly Ave. is sacred ground. On the street named for Lubbock’s favorite son, The Blue Light Live‘s family of musicians keep the music alive, standing on the same stage that raised legends like Josh Abbott Band, Wade Bowen, William Clark Green and Red Shahan, just to name a few. In our interview

5 Can’t-Miss Cowboy Symposium Performances

There’s nothing Lubbock loves more than live music and its Western heritage, so when the two come together during the National Cowboy Symposium & Celebration each September, you get a whole weekend full of can’t-miss performances. For the last 28 years, the National Cowboy Symposium & Celebration has been honoring, preserving and passing along all

New in Lubbock – August 2016

It is always exciting seeing new business in town. Every time you visit you are sure to find fresh places to hang out in the “Hub City.” This month’s additions make for the perfect day trip filled with shopping, fun and a new place to stay. Gold Stripe Coffee Roasters Start your day with ethically

Reasons Why Lubbock is a Top Football Town in Texas

Football season is the best time of year in a college town, but in Lubbock it’s everything. Each Saturday you can expect to see thousands of fans decked in their red and black game day gear invading every nook and cranny of Northeast Lubbock, and the energy is contagious. Often hailed as one of the best

Off the Beaten Path: 6 “Hub City” Adventures Worth Having

There is a truth I’ve come to know about travel: every city you will ever have the pleasure of visiting contains something worth experiencing. In Lubbock we’re lucky enough to be home to several local treasures, from the Buddy Holly Center to our award-winning wineries to the world’s largest windmill museum to the local music