Grab your friends and get ready for a great event coming to Lubbock, Texas: Wine, Hops & Shops Festival in downtown. This event brings in wineries, breweries and vendors from across the state will gather here to showcase the best of the Texas beverage industry.

When you buy a wristband, you will get 10 drink tickets that give you the opportunity to taste among 25+ stations. This lets everyone explore the winery, shop among local art vendors and listen to live music from Lubbock’s favorite musicians.

Don't worry if you get hungry because there will local food trucks lined up, offering many tasty options to choose from.

Stick around through the evening for a celebratory street concert as well. There's a full schedule with the event kicking off at noon with Winery & Brewery Tasting, along with Sip & Shop pop-up shops & boutiques. That all ends at 5 p.m. when a Downtown Lubbock concert starts. While the full lineup for the vendors and concert has not been released, we should expect it very soon.

The lineup that's been released can be found on this page. It includes: McPherson Cellars, English Newsom Cellars, Llano Estacado Winery, Two Doc's Brewery, The Brewery, Jenni Dale Lord, Crusty's Wood Fired Pizza, Llano Cubano, Mijo's Food Truck and so much more. They said the full vendor list will come out in February. 

This is all happening downtown at McPherson Cellars, located on 1615 Texas Ave, Lubbock, Texas. This is all happening on Saturday, April 23rd, 2022 from noon to 7 p.m. You can buy tickets now online at their website for $45.

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