Tag: Texas Tech

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

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

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

Labor Day Weekend in The LBK

Labor Day weekend is almost upon us, and even those of us who just went back to school are breathing a sigh a relief, thinking about the holiday ahead. For most of us, Labor Day marks the end of summer, the ramping up of another football season (wreck ’em, Tech) and an extended weekend, but

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.

Venue Spotlight: Sports Performance Center at Texas Tech University

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As a part of The Campaign for Fearless Champions, Texas Tech Athletics envisioned an indoor performance venue that could host highly-competitive meets and provide a facility for the athletes to train.  As one of only three indoor track facilities in Texas, The Sports Performance Center offers athletes a 200-meter banked track, 100-yard football field, an

10 Places to Go After a Texas Tech Football Game

A cloud of smoke appears, excitement builds and a black horse races across the field with the Masked Rider gripping the reins with one hand and holding her “Guns Up” with the other. The Red Raiders charge the field, greeted by 60,000 screaming fans. It’s true when people say there is nothing like game day

What’s Coming Up in October

With annual happenings like Nightmare on 19th Street, Llano Estacado Winery’s Grape Day and Flatland Film Festival, October has an array of spooky events to keep you on your toes! Lubbock will also play host to The Addams Family Musical, a street show by Turnpike Troubadours and Dia De Los Muertos Celebración. For more events happening