Day the Music Died 60th Anniversary
1801 Crickets Ave
Lubbock, TX 79401
Save the date for the 60th Anniversary of the Day the Music Died remembering the passing of Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens, J.P. “The Big Bopper” Richardson, and their pilot, Roger Peterson. The Buddy Holly Center invites the public to this event each year to celebrate the lives and legacies of these young musicians. The 2019 event will honor these music legends with a three-day celebration (February 1-3, 2019) that includes trolley tours, J.I. Allison House showings, Buddy Holly documentary, special exhibition of Buddy Holly: Life, Legend & Legacy with a gallery talk by Curtis Peoples, musical performances, free museum admission, children’s activities, and light refreshments.