One of Lubbock’s cultural destinations is celebrating 12,000 years of cultural and historical heritage this weekend.

Lubbock Lake Landmark is hosting the Fall Festival of Cultural Heritage on Saturday, October 10th from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the historical site in Northwest Lubbock.

Festivities include family-friendly activities and cultural demonstrations including a storytelling activity with renown storyteller Eldrena Douma from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Lubbock Lake Landmark is one of the few sites in North America that has shown continuous occupation by human beings spanning over 12,000 years. Archaeologists have found several artifacts from the ancient watering hole with animal fossils and human artifacts.

The historical site is located at 2401 Landmark Drive and is accessible by Loop 289 by U.S. Highway 84.