Tag: Texas Wine

Experience the 2015 Wine & Chocolate Fantasia at Llano Estacado Winery

Like wine? Enjoy chocolate? If you answered yes to those questions, you can’t miss out on the 18th Annual Wine & Chocolate Fantasia at Llano Estacado Winery. The big event will be Saturday, Feb. 7 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Llano Estacado Winery (3426 E. FM 1585). The perfect combination of wine and chocolate

Introducing the 2015 Visitor’s Guide

We at Visit Lubbock like to start the New Year off with a bang! Not only did we launch our new website, but we are introducing the amazing 2015 Visitor’s Guide! The guide is hot off the press and now on the shelves around Lubbock and the surrounding region. We can’t wait for you to

2014 Wines & Vines Festival

If you love wine, food and live music, look no further than the 3rd Annual Wines & Vines Festival on November 8 – 9. As the weather starts to cool off, enjoy the atmosphere at McPherson Cellars (1615 Texas Ave.) for this fun event. You won’t want to miss out on the great wine and the

McCartney’s Lubbock Playlist

Before “Hey Jude” or “Yellow Submarine” there were other hits that inspired Paul McCartney and helped pave the way for a young group of rock ’n’ roll lads that called themselves, The Beatles. It was Buddy Holly’s unique sound and hits like “That’ll Be The Day” and “Rave On” that set The Beatles’ imaginations on

Live Love Lubbock with Terri Duncan

Nobody loves Lubbock as much as Terri. A long-time resident of the “Hub City” we caught up with Terri about all the things that make Lubbock such a unique place to visit. From our wonderful wineries, to the best place for an evening night out. Live Love Lubbock with Terri and learn a few of

A Big Kid’s Guide to Lubbock, Texas

Like many of you out there, there are many times when I feel like I’m a kid again.  I’m the guy who hops on the back of the shopping cart on the way back to my car at the supermarket. I’ve been known to ask perfect strangers for quarters in order to play a pinball

Celebrate Moscato Day with Visit Lubbock

Grab an empty glass and pour yourself something sweet to celebrate Moscato Day on Friday, May 9. Moscato wine was bred and born in Italy’s northwest region of Piedmont and has become uber-popular among new wine lovers for it’s sweet flavors that can be enjoyed with brunch, dessert or even on its own. Well known

Day 3’s “Hub City Hot Spot” is…

Triple J Chophouse & Brew Co. 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

Get your Guns Up During Graduation Weekend in Lubbock

Graduation is a time where students reflect on their college journey and transition into the next chapter of their young lives. With graduation being just a hop, skip and a jump away, Visit Lubbock wants your family and friend to hit all the hotspots and happenings while visiting the “Hub City”. Here’s a sampling of

Bottled with Love

Wine making is a lot like falling in love. There’s the courtship and the euphoric feeling you get at the very sound of their name. If you can persevere and face the peaks and valleys, the final product is worth the wait. Here’s a story about how the Llano Estacado Winery turned perseverance into a