Texas Tech University
2500 Broadway, Lubbock, TX 79409
Distance from the hotel: 1 mile
This public university is home to nearly 30,000 undergraduate students and over 6,000 post-grads. It’s also home to Red Raiders athletics and the annual Carol of Lights event. Noteworthy buildings on campus include the Museum of Texas Tech, Moody Planetarium, United Supermarkets Arena and Jones AT&T Stadium.
Lubbock Memorial Civic Center
1501 Mac Davis Lane
Lubbock, TX 79401
Distance from the hotel: .4 miles
The Lubbock Memorial Civic Center, Lubbock Municipal Auditorium/Coliseum, and Moonlight Musicals Amphitheatre continue to be West Texas’ premiere full-service facilities with an 8,300 seat Coliseum, 2,800 seat Auditorium, 300,000 square foot Civic Center, and a lakeside Amphitheatre. Major trade shows, convention and consumer shows, meetings, and banquets have all discovered that our facilities can provide all the amenities needed to create a successful event. Live entertainment, including sporting events and cultural and concert performances by some of the biggest names in the world, excites and amuses Lubbock’s audiences all year long.
National Ranching Heritage Center
3121 4th St., Lubbock, TX 79409
Distance from the hotel: 2.3 miles
Located on the Texas Tech campus, this museum focuses on the history of ranching; it features a collection of authentic homes, barns, schoolhouses and other structures, which can be explored via a guided tour.