Lubbock's premiere outdoor venue is hosting a Pride Pre-Party on Wednesday, August 22nd as the finale of their series of summertime drag shows:

It’s PRIDE WEEKEND IN LUBBOCK and The Garden wants to THANK and CELEBRATE with our new LGBTQ FRIENDS!
Wednesday night drag shows have been so much fun And Brought so many people together that wouldn’t other wise, and the support from everyone is Amazing!
So we’re throwing the Biggest PRIDE PARTY THE DEPOT HAS EVER HAD!

Wednesday Aug 22nd our host drag queen Emologie hosts 1 crazy and pride filled show with special guest former Miss Gay USofA, Miss Gay Texas USOfA, Texas Continental, FFI... many many titles and 1 of the faces of Texas and Gems!
The one and only LAYLA LARUE!

The Garden is a famously inclusive and welcoming place- college kids, locals- they even let weirdo Renee Raven hang out there. Smirnoff Vodka will also have limited free pride merch available. Don't forget to hit the taco truck! For more information, or to let them know you're coming, head over to their Facebook Event Page.