The following is a press release from the City of Lubbock/Buddy Holly Center:

LUBBOCK, Texas (PRESS RELEASE) — Join the Buddy Holly Center for Buddy’s 86th Birthday Bash Wednesday, September 7th from 10 am – 5 pm! Come join in the festivities that are going on all day!

Wednesday, September 7th at the Buddy Holly Center

  • Open 10:00 am- 5:00 pm
  • Free Admission All Day
  • Guided tour from the Curator at 2:00 pm
  • The Allison House will be open from 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
  • Screenings of Buddy Holly: Listen to Me all day
  • Make and Take Children’s Activities
  • Special performance from Buddy’s nephew Eddy Weir and his band from 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Buddy’s Birthday Bash Reception

  • Lemonade and cupcakes will be served beginning at 2:30 pm

(Press release from the City of Lubbock/Buddy Holly Center)