Venue Spotlight: Four Bar K

Written By Katherine White

February 14, 2017

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Though Lubbock is increasingly becoming a regional hub for arts and culture, and the High Plains has gained notoriety for growing 80 percent of Texas’ wine grapes, the city still manages to stay true to its Western roots. One of the best ways to inject a little bit of that local flavor into your meeting or event is through the venue itself, and no place does that better than Kershner’s Four Bar K.

What is the history of Four Bar K?
In the early ‘90s, Chuck Kershner transformed a 6,500-square-foot building packed with history, into a venue that, since its inception, has been the perfect location for everything from receptions to reunions. In 2002, the original building was lost to a fire, but rose from the ashes one year later to become what it is today – a 13,000-square-foot event space with a basement-level dance floor. Packed with artifacts and unique rustic features, this venue is full of West Texas charm.


A look inside Four Bar K.

What types of events or meetings can Four Bar K host?
There really is no limit to the types of events Four Bar K can host. Anniversary and birthday parties, graduation celebrations, weddings, family reunions, award ceremonies – if you can plan it, Four Bar K can accommodate. Planners can choose between a barbecue or ribeye buffet.

How many people can it accommodate?
Four Bar K can currently hold up to 450 guests.


Live music during Four Bar K’s Friday lunch.

What makes Four Bar K unique?
To see the venue in a more casual setting, make plans to be there on Friday for lunch. Friday Lunch has been a long-standing tradition at Four Bar K, and even with the fire in 2002, they only missed serving one Friday. It’s something they are proud to continue today. Cost is $10 a person, and that will get you two trips through a buffet line to load up on barbecue and all the fixings, while you enjoy a variety of live music and complimentary beer.

Should you be looking for a way to add a little Texas flair to your event, the likes of which you can only find in Lubbock, consider booking it at Four Bar K.

Fast Facts

  • Address: 302 E. 82nd St. (1/2 mile east of Tahoka Highway)
  • Website:
  • Phone Number: 806.789.8682
  • Email:


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