It’s time to mark your calendar for the 23nd Annual Mayors’ Beans & Cornbread Luncheon, Hospice of Lubbock’s largest fundraiser of the year. The event will take place on Friday, March 2 at the Lubbock Memorial Civic Center Banquet Hall. The luncheon is hosted from 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. by mayors from all over the region.


Beans, cornbread, dessert and drinks, catered by Riversmith’s, will be served at the luncheon. Add a Klemke’s Raider – Alley Sausage link to your plate for $2. While you’re eating, enjoy live music from the Lubbock Texas Rhythm Machine and the Stars of the Cactus Theater.

A “Tip Your Waiter Contest” will also take place during the luncheon, with all proceeds going to Hospice of Lubbock. Waiters are comprised of local celebrities and community leaders. The waiter with the most tips will win a traveling “Golden Apron” trophy at a special presentation after the luncheon.

Luncheon tickets are $10 each and can be purchased at the door or by calling Hospice of Lubbock, 806.795.2751. Tickets are also available online at

This fundraising event helps raise money for Hospice of Lubbock’s non-funded and under-funded hospice patients and families, Grief Recovery Center and Children’s Grief Camp each summer. Hospice of Lubbock is the region’s only nonprofit adult and pediatric hospice since 1987.

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