Looking for something fun to do on the weekend or your day off? Lubbock has tons of local treasures that will keep you entertained and put a smile on your face. Whether your idea of fun means unleashing your creative side or relaxing with a glass of wine, there’s something in town for everyone to enjoy.

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  1. Tired of attempting Pinterest creations only to have an #epicfail on your hands? Don’t call it quits on your crafting endeavors! Take a class at High Cotton Marketplace – a local home goods store with classes that teach you bow making, wreath making, tablescapes, and so much more. Owner Tonda Hayworth has worked hard to create a place where people can shop and socialize in a comfortable and safe environment (read more!), so stop on by for some genuine hospitality and a good time all around.

  2. If you don’t get much time to yourself, you want to make sure that the little bit of time you do have is spent on something that refreshes your body + renews your mind. A visit to Remedy Wellness Spa will do just that. At Remedy Wellness, you can enjoy total rejuvenation with a full-body massage, a balancing facial, a stress-reducing body wrap, and other skin care and salon services that will have you feeling good as new. You will definitely enjoy your time in this calm and relaxing atmosphere.

  3. Ready to wine down? The Wine Nest is ready to help you! At The Wine Nest you can enjoy a glass of fine wine + delicious treats in a homey setting. Plus, there is often live music featured on the patio for an evening of fun all around. Stay tuned to The Wine Nest Facebook page to keep up with special events like wine dinners and wine tastings, AND check out the Towny blog to read more about how this wonderful business got its start.

  4. If you enjoy a good smoke from a quality cigar or pipe, then Smokers Haven is the Lubbock humidor you’ll want to visit. Smokers Haven has one of the largest selections of fresh imported cigars and premium pipes in West Texas + they’ve got a wonderful sitting area to enjoy a relaxing smoke. Come by to shop, enjoy the welcoming atmosphere, make some new friends, and have a hands down good time.

  5. A cozy sofa + a warm cup of flavorful tea is a perfect way to relax. If a little relax time is what you want, then Tea2Go is where you need to be. Tea is not only a tasty refreshment, but it also boosts your immune system and provides a number of other health benefits. At Tea2Go, you’re bound to find a flavor that makes your taste buds happy with more than 30 tea options that you can enjoy hot or iced.

  6. Take the whole family out for an afternoon of fun at 50th Street Caboose. You’ll enjoy a huge variety of delicious American and Mexican foods (+ gluten free options), daily drink specials, and a game room with arcade games and pool. You and the kids are bound to have an entertaining time and leave with full + happy tummies. P.S. Read more about this Lubbock restaurant serving up fun here!

  7. DIY woodworking + wine + friends? Sign us up! Whether you’re an absolute craft master or you can barely use a hammer, Board and Brush has super fun workshops for everyone. Enjoy a glass of wine while honing your woodworking skills to create a wooden masterpiece you can use to decorate your home or give as a gift. Board and Brush is a great way to unwind and socialize with step-by-step instructions so that you’re sure to succeed.

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