It's called the "Day the Music Died", and starting Saturday, Lubbock will honor its most famous native son.
If you haven't seen it yet, now is your chance to tour the Buddy Holly Museum, free of charge. The free tours are in honor of February 3, 1959, when Buddy Holly's plane crashed. Buddy Holly, Richie Valens and The Big Bopper.
The free tours begin Saturday at two in the afternoon. Then, again on Monday, February 3rd, starting at 11 a.m. Plus, all next week, starting Tuesday, has been declared "Buddy Week". Admission is not free, but it is two for the price of one. $5 for general admission and $3 for seniors.