Tag: Wreck Em Tech

Freshman Year 101

We love our interns! They’re hip, they’re smart and there is nobody else in our office that remembers what it was like to be a freshman more than them. Today they’re leading the lesson plan on how to freshman. Here are their top 10 tips they wish they had been told before they began freshmen year.

Say Hello To Our New Website!

The day has finally come! Our team is proud to announce the launch of our new website. The site is jam packed with tons of information about Lubbock, that includes tasty restaurants, fun attractions, our blog and amazing interactive features that will help you plan your next trip to West Texas. One of our favorite

#ThisIsHowIWreckEm

How do you Wreck ‘Em? Beginning on September 13th during Texas Tech’s clash with the Arkansas Razorbacks, we want you to pull out those smartphones and show us your school spirit. We don’t care where you are (as long as you’re in the United States…) Whether you are here in Lubbock cheering on the team

Win Your Way To JABfest 2014

This year’s JABfest is just one week away and we want to give you the VIP treatment. Click on this link and sign up to win to see the Josh Abbott Band LIVE in concert, along with some of his friends Casey Donahew Band, William Clark Green, Kyle Park, Sam Riggs and Dalton Domino. Good

Win $500 at the Cotton Game!

$500 in local gift cards will be up for grabs at this year’s Cotton Game when Texas Tech takes on their old Southwest Conference rivals, the Arkansas Razorbacks! Come see the Visit Lubbock “Faces of Cotton” booth before heading into the big game. Our booth is located just outside of Gate 1, across from the

Kick it with the Lady Raiders in 2014

GOALLLLLL! Texas Tech is coming off the most successful season in school history, and I couldn’t be more excited to cheer on the Lady Raiders during their 2014 campaign. Armed with a stifling defense and a goal hungry set of forwards, the Lady Raiders tallied a school record 18 victories and made their second straight

Is it Football Season Yet?

Say what you will. There is nothing quite like the college football experience at Texas Tech. After silencing their critics with an upset win over Arizona State at last year’s Holiday Bowl, Davis Webb will lead the charge into Jones AT&T Stadium when the Red Raiders open up their season on August 30 against Central

To Movoto with Love

Recently Movoto posted a blog, which attempted to analyze the excitement of a city with cold, hard numbers. Sounds pretty quizzical, right? So we decided to send a love letter to the folks over at Movoto inviting them to use a different perspective when evaluating the “fun factor” of a city. This love letter is

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

Football is Back in Raiderland

Football has returned to West Texas. 19,500 fearless Red Raider fans rallied together this past Saturday for Texas Tech’s Spring football game. This was the 8th largest attended NCAA Spring Game in the country, which is no surprise considering all the attendance records that were broken during the 2013 season. Coach Kingbury’s “Too Turnt Up”