Tag: Tourism

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

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

The Brewery LBK

The Brewery LBK

Everyone loves a good bruski, and now, downtown Lubbock is serving craft beers by the glass at The Brewery LBK! Check out why the boys behind the brew chose to open shop in the historic Pioneer Hotel and nerd out talking all things beer. The Brewery LBK is currently serving an IPA, Honey Blonde, Chilton

Now Open: Staybridge Suites Lubbock South

Whether you’re traveling for business or leisure, Staybridge Suites Lubbock South has you covered. The new hotel opened last month with 120 rooms and a slew of perks for its guests, like free parking and complimentary WiFi, a fitness center complete with free weights, a half basketball court and patio. Not to mention, the property is pet

Now Open: Comfort Suites by the Marsha Sharp Freeway

As new restaurants and attractions continue to open in Lubbock, the hotel scene is no different with five hotels added to the market in 2016 and another seven that are currently under construction. Comfort Suites, located at 4927 Marsha Sharp Fwy., is the latest hotel to open in the “Hub City.” On December 16, 2016, Comfort Suites

Lubbock’s Music Legend

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Lubbock’s musical heritage inspires talent in every genre, from Texas Country to Opera. Buddy Holly kicked off the “Hub City’s” music scene back in the 1950s, and since his passing, there have been many legends who have kept music alive in Lubbock. From Waylon Jennings and Mac Davis to today’s stars such as Josh Abbott

Friendly Faces, Big Spaces: How Lubbock Hosts Large Events

Meeting planners rarely question if Lubbock has a vibrant culture and unique things to do for event attendees. Of course it does. This is where Buddy Holly got his start after all, and Lubbock’s local music scene continues to evolve and grow. It’s also home to five award-winning wineries and a collection of one-of-a-kind museums

Venue Spotlight: Overton Hotel & Conference Center

This month’s venue spotlight is a Lubbock favorite. The Overton Hotel & Conference Center plays host each year to hundreds of meetings and events and thousands of guests. As the only Four Diamond hotel in all of West Texas, it’s no surprise that both out-of-towners and locals alike enjoy spending time at the Overton. We caught

Summer at Buffalo Springs Lake

Here in Lubbock, summers couldn’t be better. Our West Texas weather provides a perfect reason to escape to the lake with friends and family. Thankfully, Buffalo Springs Lake is close by and is one of Lubbock’s gems for summer fun — and it’s this month’s Destination Spotlight. Established in 1955, Buffalo Springs Lake was developed