What's happening in Lubbock this weekend, Nov. 8-10
Lubbock Community Theatre
LHUCA Firehouse Theatre
511 Avenue K
October 31-November 3, 7-10
7:30pm on Friday and Saturday and 2:30pm on Sunday
An American in Paris!
Lubbock Symphony Orchestra
Lubbock Memorial Civic Center
1501 Mac Davis Lane
November 8th & 9th
7:30 – 9:30pm
Tickets: Tickets start at $40.00 https://tickets.lubbocksymphony.org/ or by calling 806.762.1688 or by visiting the LSO office at 601 Avenue K.
Guest: Kimberly Sparr, viola An American in Paris Gershwin Viola Sonata, Op. 120, No. 1 Brahms (arr. Berio) Dances of Galanta Kodály Symphony Metamorphosis Hindemith Gershwin’s beloved An American in Paris! brings the sights sounds of Paris alive, complete with taxi horns ringing through the misty city. Distinguished violist Kimberly Sparr accompanies the Lubbock Symphony for the concert, which also includes Brahms’s Viola Sonata Op. 120, No. 1 (arr. Berio), Kodály’s Dances of Galanta and Hindemith’s Symphonic Metamorphosis.
TTU Presidential Lecture & Performance Series
The Allen Theatre
15th Street and Akron
Friday, November 8th
7 – 8:30pm
Tickets: Tickets are general admission $20; $85 for the entire season. Call 806.770.2000 or visit selectaseatlubbock.com.
Singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and producer Royal Wood has established himself as a true musical talent. Royal ceaselessly continues to evolve and hone his musical craft – earning multiple JUNO Award nominations and the title of iTunes “Songwriter of the Year” along the way. Jumping between guitar, piano and ukulele, Royal “brings class and craft to his pop-rock stylings, delivering them with a rich and resonant voice” (CBC Music).
LOCATION & PARKING: Allen Theatre in the Student Union Building, 15th & Akron on the TTU campus. Parking is available free for ticket holders south of the SUB in the “band lot” R11 starting at 5:30 PM.
Veteran’s Day Parade of Lubbock: We All Bleed Red, White, and Blue
Los Hermanos Familia
First Baptist Church on Broadway
2201 Broadway Avenue
Saturday, November 9th
Free event and open to the public
This is the fourth Veteran’s Day Parade to be held in Lubbock, Texas. The Veteran’s Day Parade is an event, designed to pay tribute to all veterans and all that have served in Lubbock and surrounding communities.
The 2019 theme is: “We All Bleed Red, White, and Blue” – Participants are encouraged to pay tribute to veterans and all who have served the community. Veterans, to family members, to marching bands to floats, etc. are encouraged to be included. Click here to Register
Saturday, November 9, 2019.
Set-Up 9 a.m. Start Up at 10 a.m.
Route: Begins at First Baptist Church at Broadway and Avenue W, moves east on Broadway to Avenue M, then north on Ave. M to Lubbock Memorial Civic Center parking lot.
NOTE: All vehicles and motorcycles must have individual insurance.
For more details or to register a float, visit:
Take in the Local Color! Lubbock’s Artist Studio Tour
Lubbock Arts Alliance
Various Artists and Patrons Homes and Studios
Saturday, November 9th: 10:00am – 6:00pm
Sunday, November 10th: 12:00pm – 5:00pm
This event is free and open to the public.
Forty -three artists and nine studios will be participating in the 23rd Annual Take In the Local Color! Lubbock’s Artist Studio Tour, November 9-10, 2019. This yearly event gives audiences the unique opportunity to observe artists in their working environments, many of which are in private homes. All participating artists are from Lubbock County and all of the studios are located in Lubbock, Texas.