Gameday in Raiderland is an experience like no other. With excited Tech fans of all ages flooding the streets hours before and after the game, finding the perfect watch-party spot with good drinks and friendly faces can be hard. So here’s a list of the top 5 places in Lubbock you should be when you hear those victory bells ring!
As one of the most unique bars here in Lubbock, Bier Haus easily attracts fun and friendly people to it. Not to mention the fully stocked bar with over 60 types of beer and original cocktails to quench your thirst. With your drink in hand, you can enjoy a seat at their custom tables, recliner chairs, or their one-of-a-kind bar swings.
They also offer a device charging tree to make sure their guests can capture every gameday highlight. Their pet-friendly environment offers free water bowls and treats to help aid your furry companion’s comfort! Bier Haus is welcome to all ages until nine p.m. and is the perfect family-friendly setting to watch the game and enjoy each other’s company.
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Happy Friday! How about you come out and enjoy a drink and the nice view of Lubbock before school starts next week? It's a great way to kick up your feet and relax with a couple of friends! Happy Hour from [email protected], $2 Tecate and Drafts, $3 Cans/Ritas/Candy Bar Shots, $4 Wells, 21&up!
Known for having one of the best views in Lubbock, The Roof bar and nightclub overlooks Jones AT&T Stadium and makes you feel as if you are there…from 11 stories up! Along with the view of Lubbock and the stadium, The Roof also has a Tech themed bar for its guests to enjoy named Raider Park Grill.
Raider Park Grill has TVs, pool tables, and even a 120-inch projector for everyone to watch the game full screen. With a menu that includes wings, burgers, and hotdogs, guests are encouraged to sip their drinks and stay awhile. After the game, enjoy the energetic and vibrant rooftop nightclub overlooking lively Lubbock!
As a Lubbock native, Chimy’s just had to be on this list for top places to watch Texas Tech football! Located on Broadway St. and walking distance from Jones Stadium, Chimy’s is a popular after-party spot for most Texas Tech students and is always buzzing with people. Decorated in and around Chimy’s are colorful strings of lights to keep the party going even after the game has ended.
You’ll also find some of the best margaritas in town and affordable late-night bites like nachos and bacon loaded cheese fries. With TVs located throughout their indoor and outdoor space, Chimy’s offers tons of fun for their patrons before and after Tech games.
Nick’s Sports Bar and Lounge
Located next to the Overton Hotel, Nick’s Sports Bar is just a 10-minute walk from the stadium. Nick’s is also a Lubbock native owned by 2 Texas Tech graduates who know how to celebrate Raider game day right! Known as a premier sports bar, Nick’s houses 43 HDTVs for everyone to watch the game comfortably.
Alongside a cold beer, Nick’s offers a special game day menu full of comfort foods like burgers, pizza, sandwiches, and calzones. If you’re looking for a bar that has Texas Tech sports memorabilia all around, cold beer, and plenty of TV time, then stop by Nick’s for the game!
Oversized Jenga, Connect Four, cornhole, and giant beer pong are all games you’ll be playing as you hang out and enjoy watching the game at The Garden! The Garden is an all outdoor bar and courtyard located in the historic and charming Depot District of Lubbock. Dog-friendly with plenty of picnic tables for shade, you can keep cool with one of The Garden’s craft beers or glasses of wine.
The Garden offers not only TVs to watch the game, but also an outdoor projection screen for full edge to edge Tech football experience. Have fun after the victory bells have rung with live music and a sandwich or deconstructed bratwurst in hand. The Garden is the perfect outdoor spot to enjoy watching the game in sunny Raiderland!