Tag: Lubbock

7 Must-Try Coffee Shops in Lubbock

Whether it’s the house brew, a Cuban or an iced Chai Latte, Visit Lubbock has a list of coffee shops to satisfy your caffeine craving. Check out our roundup of the kings of caffeine in the 806 and enjoy some sweet and savory dishes with your beverage of choice. Monomyth Coffee The newest addition to

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

Five Patios to Visit in Lubbock

With plenty of sunny days, Lubbock’s weather favors a cold drink on the patio. Check out these five patios to visit this summer! The Brewery LBKWhether it’s a hard lemonade, a grapefruit Chilton or a classic West Coast style IPA, The Brewery LBK serves refreshing drinks for all taste buds. Pair your drink of choice

Destination Spotlight – National Ranching Heritage Center

One of my favorite attractions in Lubbock is the National Ranching Heritage Center (NRHC). You can not only see, but fully experience the Old West at this magical place. I couldn’t wait to feature them as the Destination Spotlight! I caught up with Julie Hodges, the Helen DeVitt Jones endowed manager of education, to learn

Fitness Studios in the 806

The hardest part of any journey is knowing where to start, especially a fitness journey. In cities across the country, fitness studios are on the rise, and Lubbock is no exception. Below is a quick roundup of a few fitness studios which have taken the “Hub City” by storm. Pure Barre || 5505 98th St.

Foodie Favorites – Giorgio’s Pizza

If you’ve ever been downtown during lunch, you’ve probably seen the crowd of people flocking to Giorgio’s Pizza. We had a chance to catch up with the owner, Daniel Torres and enjoyed some truly amazing food. The New York style pizza makes the food at Giorgio’s Pizza so unique, and the “Texas size pizza,” at

A Red Raider’s Guide to Lubbock

Alright, Red Raiders you did it. You were accepted into college, survived orientation, move in, and now, you’re on your own in a new city. This may be your first time away from home; not to mention, you’re juggling classes, campus involvement, social events and more. To help you adjust to your new change of

August 2018 Happenings

  Bring out your inner superhero at Hub City Comic Con, catch a show at a legendary Lubbock venue, ride along with ArtRideLBK for a tour of public art and so much more this August! For more events and happenings in Lubbock go to visitlubbock.org/events.

We’ve Got the Scoop

Looking for sanctuary on these hot summer days? With temperatures surpassing 100 degrees, time outside is limited unless there is some way to cool off. We’ve got the inside look on the “COOLest” places in the “Hub City.” BAHAMA BUCK’S 7718 Milwaukee Ave., Suite 300  — 2515 82nd St., Suite 2 5009 50th St.  —

Cocina de La Sirena

Lubbock’s culinary scene is starting to make waves, and if you catch wind of this siren’s savory song, you may not be able to escape. Daughter of Lubbock restaurateur, Cat Traxler, Chef Jessica Fultz opened Cocina de La Sirena (Kitchen of The Siren or Mermaid), in 2016 after earning her culinary degree in San Francisco and gaining