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Roads closed in Downtown Lubbock on Wednesday morning

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - The 8th Annual Hub City BBQ starts Thursday, September 24th, but the roads that the celebration takes place will be closed on Wednesday, September 23rd starting at 7:00 a.m.

The following intersections will be closed: Broadway from Avenue N through Avenue K, and Avenue M and Avenue L will be closed between 13th Street and Main Street from 6 a.m. Wednesday, September 23, until 7 a.m. Friday, September 25. Click here for a map of the closed roads (this is an Adobe Acrobat file).

This will impact eastbound and westbound traffic on Broadway, northbound on Avenue M, and southbound traffic on Avenue L.

The Lubbock Power and Light parking lot at Broadway and Avenue M also will be closed during this time, but customers may use the south parking lot at 13th Street and Avenue L. This closure has been approved by the City of Lubbock and the Chamber currently holds all appropriate permits to do so.

Tickets are on sale for the 8th Annual Hub City BBQ, which is Thursday, September 24, in front of the Chamber offices at Broadway and Avenue L. The BBQ is presented by Suddenlink West Texas.

Tickets are just $15 until 5:00 p.m. Wednesday, September 23rd; $10 for students; and admission for children ages five and under is free. Tickets may be purchased at the door for $20. The BBQ is from 5:00 - 9:00 p.m. and the Electric Gypsies will be performing. Tickets can be purchased through the Lubbock Chamber of Commerce at 1301 Broadway, Suite 101, call them at 761-7000 or go online at

Plus, don't forget about the Family-Friendly Area hosted by First United Methodist Church and sponsored by Chick-fil-A at South Plains Crossing! Kids can enjoy Chick-fil-A kids' meals  in an atmosphere designed to accommodate families.Get your tickets today for the 8th Annual Hub City BBQ, Thursday, September 24 and bring the whole family out for a great night of West Texas BBQ!

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