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Heart of Texas Country Music Museum

Heart of Texas Country Music Museum

in Museum

Over 100 artists are represented in the museum with stage costumes, musical instruments, autographs, posters and other memorabilia highlighting Country Music's colorful past. Of special interest to various collectors are pieces designed by some of the greatest tailors in the business including Nudie, Harvey Krantz, Nathan Turk among others. Housing memorabilia from many eras of great music.

Bayer Ag Museum

Bayer Ag Museum

in Attraction/Recreation

Over forty years ago, a handful of Lubbock civic leaders, including Alton Brazell recognized that the region‘s agricultural heritage was slipping away. In 1969, the Lubbock County Commissioners’ Court gave Brazell the authority to begin collecting the machinery that was a part of the technological transformation that took place on South Plains’ farms. The tractors, combines, plows, drills, and thousands of other farm-related artifacts became a part of the Lubbock County Historical Collection.

50th Street Caboose

50th Street Caboose

in Sports Bar, Southwestern, American

Serving Lubbock and West Texas Since 1977... Enjoy lunch, dinner, midway games, a game of pool, or just a casual meeting with friends at either of the two Lubbock locations. You'll experience the success of the Caboose's unique concept, based on a sincere desire to provide each guest with quality service, great products, and an unforgettable entertainment experience.

White Deer Land Museum

White Deer Land Museum

in Exhibit

Located in the two-story restored office building of the White Deer Land Company., built in 1916. Original tin ceilings, tile floors, and much of the furniture used by the Land Company officers. This museum is one of the few left in the Texas Panhandle that has guided tours. Two floors filled with wonderful, well-cared-for furnishings and period clothing. A great place to spend an afternoon where you can step back in time.

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Largest Ginger Bread House - Overton Hotel

Largest Ginger Bread House - Overton Hotel

in Attractions, Tourism, Entertainment, Lodging

Largest Ginger Bread house in Lubbock. One of our favorite Holiday Traditions at the Overton Hotel & Conference Center is our annual Gingerbread Display.

Cactus Theatre, A Lubbock Legend

Cactus Theatre, A Lubbock Legend

in Attractions, Nightlife, Tourism, Events, Theaters

The Cactus Theater is a treasure of Lubbock’s Depot District. The historic theater offers patrons stunning acoustics and up-close performances from their favorite artists in an intimate venue. “It’s truly a listening room experience,”

Crosbyton, Texas

Crosbyton, Texas

in Attractions, Main Street, City Views, Events

Crosbyton, Texas is the perfect daytrip destination for the whole family. The revitalized downtown welcomes visitors with beautiful historic buildings, streets with vintage lighting, and boutique shops featuring rustic and rare items.

Lubbock's Most Haunted

Lubbock's Most Haunted

in Attractions, Nightlife

Legend has it the gates of hell itself are located just behind the Lubbock Cemetery. Hell’s Gates is the name given to an abandoned trestle of the old Santa Fe Railroad. The imposing structure spans a wooded canyon...

Escape to a West Texas Lake

Escape to a West Texas Lake

in Attractions, Fishing, Outdoors, Recreation, Campgrounds

West Texas is full of exciting lakes for relaxation and recreation. We highlight 4 West Texas lakes to enjoy for a weekend or a lifetime. Get out and cool off this summer in the natural waters of West Texas.

Jimmy Dean Museum

Jimmy Dean Museum

in Education, Museums, Tourism

“Visitors to the museum are going to have a total experience with video, audio and artifacts,”

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