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Welcome to Lubbock – We hope you’ll stay a while!


From musical roots to cowboy boots, Lubbock offers a multitude of attractions and events for all tastes and preferences.

With a rich musical heritage, Lubbock is most popular for Buddy Holly, Mac Davis, Waylon Jennings, Joe Ely and Natalie Maines, just to name a few. These musical legends and many more are highlighted on plaques on the West Texas Walk of Fame.

The Depot Entertainment District has become a favorite place for Lubbock musicians and area diners. With its bright neon lights, smorgasbord of restaurants and West Texas attractions, this unique entertainment district includes many attractions such as the The Buddy Holly Center, Cactus Theater, restaurants, nightclubs, artists’ studios and much more.

Entertainment abounds at the state-of-the-art United Spirit Arena, home to TTU basketball and volleyball teams and other local, regional and national events. The USA has hosted sell-out crowds for well-known performers such as Aerosmith, Cher, Elton John, The Eagles, George Strait, Kiss, Matchbox 20, Shania Twain and The Moody Blues, to name just a few.

The Lubbock Memorial Civic Center and City Bank Coliseum and Auditorium are host to numerous events throughout the year, including the National Cowboy Symposium, Southwest Farm and Ranch Classic, Holiday Happenings, performances by the Lubbock Symphony Orchestra, Broadway theater by Celebrity Attractions and numerous other events.

Lubbock also home to numerous other attractions for the whole family including Joyland Amusement Park, National Ranching Heritage Center, Science Spectrum & OMNI Theater, Silent Wings Museum, the American Museum of Agriculture, and the list goes on.

If you are planning a trip, wedding, or family reunion VisitLubbock offers a wealth of resources.

A complete list of upcoming events can be found on the Chamber’s calendar.