"At least the fifty songs we wrote were Buddy Holly influenced." Paul McCartney
Every year near Labor day there are free concerts all day long at the Buddy Holly FestivalThe festival takes place at the Buddy Holly Center, which was named for Lubbock's rock pioneer. Buddy was born, raised married and sadly buried here in Lubbock. We pay tribute to him in many ways. If you ever come to Lubbock, TX take the time to check it out. You will be glad that you did.