Your Guide to the Fourth of July in Lubbock

Written By Visit Lubbock Interns

June 29, 2023


By: Annie Kinnison

Discover the perfect way to spend your Fourth of July in Lubbock with our guide to the city’s most exciting events and activities. From fireworks displays to BBQ and local festivities, we’ll show you how to make the most of this patriotic holiday in Hub City.

Cook’s Garage | 11002 Hwy 87

On July 3rd and 4th, join in the excitement at Fourth on Broadway’s Country Kickoff Bash at Cook’s Garage. This highly anticipated event features live performances by renowned country artists Pat Green, Casey Donahew and Chris Colston, ensuring an unforgettable musical experience to kick off the Fourth of July celebrations. Get ready to sing along, dance and embrace the patriotic spirit in the heart of Texas. Grab a bite to eat at the restaurant at Cookโ€™s for a full day of festivities!

Create lasting memories on the Fourth of July by joining the festivities at Mackenzie Park for Fourth on Broadway. This incredible occasion presents an array of experiences, such as a lively parade, live music shows, interactive children’s activities, food contests, an evening concert and a fireworks showcase. Don’t miss out on this extraordinary celebration! For additional details on parking and event directions, make sure to visit the official Fourth on Broadway website.

SUPLBK | 1950 Aspen Ave

Add some aquatic excitement to your Fourth of July celebrations at SupLBK. This local hotspot offers stand-up paddle boarding, kayaking and other water-based activities. On top of that, they put on a thrilling firework show, allowing you to enjoy the dazzling display while surrounded by the beauty of the water. Experience the magic of fireworks lighting up the sky at SupLBK this Fourth of July.

Painting with a Twist | 6818 Slide Rd #6

Join Painting with a Twist for an exciting Fourth of July event called “Red, White, and Zin!” This unique experience combines painting and candle-making for a truly unforgettable celebration. Let your creativity shine as you paint, sip on your favorite beverages and bring home both a stunning painting and a custom-made candle from this festive event at Painting with a Twist.

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Barbecue Restaurants

Indulge in the mouth-watering flavors of Lubbock’s local BBQ joints this Fourth of July. Whether you choose to savor the smoky goodness at The Shack or indulge in the delicious offerings of J&M, you’re in for a treat. Celebrate the holiday by feasting on delectable BBQ favorites that are sure to satisfy your taste buds and make your Fourth of July even more memorable. Check out our guide to the best BBQ in the 806 for a complete list of our favorite spots!

Wineries and Breweries

Spend a delightful Fourth of July weekend exploring Lubbock’s local wineries and breweries. From sipping on handcrafted wines at charming vineyards to sampling a wide variety of craft beers at local breweries, you’ll have a fantastic time indulging in the flavors of the region. Whether you’re a wine enthusiast or a beer lover, these establishments offer a festive and relaxing atmosphere to raise a glass and toast to Independence Day in Lubbock. Be sure to grab a glass of wine at Llano Estacado Winery and English Newsom Cellars or partake in a LBK brewery crawl! 

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