Gala Weekend Events

Law School Events

10th Annual Estate Planning & Community Property Law CLE & Expo • Mar. 2 @ 7:30 a.m.–4:20 p.m.

Mark & Becky Lanier Professional Development Center

The Estate Planning and Community Property Law Journal is hosting its Tenth Annual Estate Planning and Community Property Law CLE & Expo on Friday, March 2, 2018, in the Lanier Auditorium. The Seminar will feature distinguished speakers from across the country. This is an opportunity to learn from top estate planning professionals while receiving 6.50 CLE/CPE credits and 1.50 ethics hours. You may view the brochure and register online at

Law Review 50th Anniversary Reunion & Expo • Mar. 3 @ 12:00–3:00 p.m.

Texas Tech Law School

Texas Tech Law Review is hosting a 50th Anniversary Reunion on Saturday, March 3, 2018. There will be a light lunch at the Law School followed by a bus ride to Trilogy Cellars in Levelland. Elizabeth Hill, Texas Tech Law Review Alumna and owner of Trilogy Cellars, will provide a short CLE on Wine Law during a wine tasting. The event is free to Law Review alumni. Guests are welcome to attend for $25 per person. RSVP to by February 15.

Events In Lubbock

First Friday Art Trail • Mar. 2 @ 6:00 p.m.

The First Friday Art Trail is a monthly evening celebrating the arts in downtown Lubbock and beyond. This event is free and open to the public. There is a free Citibus trolley service that will take you to all the stops on the trail in downtown Lubbock.

There is no official starting point for the Trail. You can start at any one of the participating venues. The FFAT map will show you what galleries and businesses are on the Trail.

Lubbock Symphony Orchestra’s Masterworks: The Wanderer • Mar. 2 @ 7:30 p.m.

Lubbock Memorial Civic Center

The Lubbock Symphony Orchestra (LSO) announces its “Imagine | Our Music, Your Canvas” 2017-2018 Masterworks and Pops Concert Season. “This season promises an exciting array of music and incredible guest artists,” said Galen Wixson, LSO president and CEO. “Enriching our community with quality performances and creative experiences is what makes the LSO such an influential force for music in the region.”

The fourth Masterworks concert features Gioachino Rossini’s “Barber of Seville: Overture,” Georges Bizet’s “Symphony in C,” Samuel Barber’s “Violin Concerto” and Maurice Ravel’s “Tzigane” with guest violinist Simone Porter.

Blithe Spirit • Mar. 2 @ 7:00 p.m.

Lubbock Community Theatre

The smash comedy hit of the London and Broadway stages, this much-revived classic from the playwright of Private Lives offers up fussy, cantankerous novelist Charles Condomine, re-married but haunted (literally) by the ghost of his late first wife, the clever and insistent Elvira who is called up by a visiting “happy medium,” one Madame Arcati. As the (worldly and un-) personalities clash, Charles’ current wife, Ruth, is accidentally killed, “passes over,” joins Elvira, and the two “blithe spirits” haunt the hapless Charles into perpetuity.

Texas Tech Basketball vs. TCU • Mar. 3 @ 3:00 p.m.

United Supermarkets Arena

Support the Red Raider basketball team as they take on the TCU Horned Frogs. Head to the United Supermarkets Arena and enjoy refreshments from the concession stand and the electric atmosphere that the arena offers.

Jazz Brunch • Mar. 3 @ 9:00 a.m.

The Funky Door Bistro & Wine Room

Come out to The Funky Door Bistro & Wine Room for an endless list of wine, fondue, other eclectic foods and live jazz music.