It’s a friendly and hostile place with famous musicians and art lovers. This thriving university city in West Texas is an excellent destination to come for arts and culture, as well as a really enjoyable and intriguing place to visit. Lubbock boasts more live music venues per capita than any other Texas city, with hip and intimate clubs buried away around the city, especially in the Depot District.
What to expect in Lubbock
There are numerous distinct museums in the city, some of which focus on agriculture, heritage, history, and aviation. A number of museums even provide a free entrance. Silent Wings Museum, American Windmill Museum, and the Museum of Texas Tech University are some of the museums to explore. Buddy Holly, the legendary musician, was born in Lubbock, and the Buddy Holly Center is where you can learn more about his life and music. If you're traveling with kids, make a point of visiting Prairie Dog Town, Joyland Amusement Park, and the Science Center & Omni Theater.
You can stroll through the wineries and taste the wines in the city which has around 90 percent of Texas grapevine production. The "Hub City" not only has a thriving wine industry, but its cultured West Texas cuisine is as diverse as it is rich. Starting at Texas Monthly's No. 8 Best Barbecue Spot in Texas, sample a wide spectrum of culinary creations. For the outdoor enthusiast, Dunbar Historic Lake offers miles of mountain biking and hiking paths, as well as SUPLbk standup paddle-boarding and perfect fishing opportunities for both expert and novice anglers. Mountain Hideaway is the place to go for all of your gear needs!So grab the opportunity for an adventurous journey by booking cheap flights to Lubbock.
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