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November 23, 2020
The Willows Event Center Team is pleased to welcome Chef Andrew Seccareccio to the staff! Andrew and his family recently moved to Lubbock from Alaska (you can read more about his adventures below!), and he brings amazing talent and creativity to the The Willows Event Center.

October 20, 2020
In its second season of hosting events, The Willows Event Center team is pleased to announce that dedicated, in-house catering for events is now a reality as of Oct. 20. By providing in-house catering, The Willows is now a one-stop shop for guests planning events with the center. Guests no longer must have multiple contracts with different vendors. Food ...

August 28, 2020
Even in the midst of COVID-19, organizations are still seeking a place to host professional events. Fortunately, The Willows Event Center is here to help you host your event “in person” in a safe, yet meaningful way. With the ability to host team retreats, small group meetings, and larger socially distanced gatherings, our space has so much to offer ...

May 22, 2020
Ever since I can remember I have loved planning and organizing anything and everything. When I went to Lubbock Christian University (LCU), I initially started chasing one of my other passions, Marine Biology. I graduated LCU in May 2018 with my bachelor’s degree in animal science and immediately started an Internship in Nassau, Bahamas training and caring for bottlenose dolphins, ...

May 15, 2020
I had an interest in working in the event world, specifically weddings, starting in high school. I began to assist with day-of wedding coordination at my church and loved it! I moved to Lubbock from Arizona to go to Texas Tech and I majored in Public Relations. Through Tech, I was able to connect with different organizations and volunteer ...

May 8, 2020
I moved to Lubbock in 2013 to attend Lubbock Christian University, where I met my amazing husband. In November of 2018, I began working as a Hospitality Specialist at The Willows. Quickly into working here, I took an interest in the fun things happening with the Event Center! I began getting involved in any way I could! I was ...

May 6, 2020
Weddings are an event most girls begin dreaming about as children and it is seemingly one of the biggest days of celebration in a person’s life. I know I have been dreaming of mine since the first wedding I went to when I was twelve-years-old! Covid-19 has rocked the wedding and events industry hard over the past two months, making ...

May 1, 2020
Alyssa Timmons, Event Services Manager I worked my first event when I was 16 and was immediately hooked. It was my cousin’s wedding and I remember how rewarding it was to be able to create her vision into her real, dream wedding! I pursued an education in marketing and management at Abilene Christian University with the goal of becoming ...

April 29, 2020
Kingdom at Work is a business whose purpose is to “To reveal God and His Kingdom through our work in the marketplace.” The mission behind this company is to help leaders in the corporate world find their “why.” This team has worked with business leaders all over the globe, ministering to them, and teaching them how to be Christ-like business ...

April 24, 2020
The Willows team loves making deep connections with our wedding couples! We feel so privileged to be a part of their day and work hard to make it a wonderful experience, start to finish! Bethany was so kind and reached out to us after her day to share some love to our team and we are so thankful! “I just ...