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Lights SpectacularJOHNSON CITY LIGHTS SPECTACULAR: Updated holiday focus article with pictures, by George Cofran, freelance author and Editor here at the Portal, at: www.HillCountryPortal.com/reports/LightsSpectacular

New ANOTHER GREAT UNSOLICITED TESTIMONIAL FOR THE PORTAL: "Your site is so very helpful. I tell the vendors I meet at shows about this site all the time. It’s very easy to navigate and is FULL of helpful information. I travel to festivals, Farmer’s Markets , special events etc and this page is always my first “go to” to see what’s happening when and where. I’ve booked tons of markets, festivals and the like with the help of this page so… THANK YOU. Truly. Very helpful." 10/12/2022

New HILL COUNTRY PORTAL EDITOR INTERVIEWED BY TEXAS HIGHWAYS MAGAZINE: We are excited and honored here at the Hill Country Portal website with the lead interview and publication of a major article in this magazine about what actually constitutes the Hill Country, and why some are trying to coattail it for marketing gain. Click for on-line version of article at: Texas Highways, by John Nova Lomax, April 28, 2022.

Our 2022 CALENDAR OF FESTIVALS & MAJOR EVENTS IN THE HILL COUNTRY . . and chock-full of fun things to do in the Hill Country. Just click: Calendar. We update it regularly. If your Hill Country organization will have events in 2021, be sure to submit them as early as possible for listing on our calendar, the most comprehensive in the Hill Country. See handy submission form link on same page or >> Free Event Listing Form

WATER WELLS & SERVICE IN THE HILL COUNTRY . . . another necessity for our comfort! Precious water. We receive lots of inquiries for help in locating local water well service. So, our team has culled our entire database of Hill Country businesses and we now have a comprehensive listing of companies that specialize in sales and servicing of water systems, including well drilling, water storage, water pumping and control systems, repair, etc. Very handy! Click: Water Wells & Service In Texas Hill Country.

SEPTIC SYSTEMS . . . This subject is a bit dirty, but it is necessary for our comfort … as we sure need septic systems and in good working order. We receive lots of inquiries for help in locating local septic services. So, our team has culled our entire database of Hill Country businesses and we now have a comprehensive listing of companies that specialize in sales and servicing of septic systems, including system sales, installation, repair, pumping, etc. Very handy! Click: Septic System Sales & Service In Texas Hill Country.

JUST UPDATED !! Our focus page on Hunting & Fishing In Texas Hill Country. With the season upon us

APPLIANCES . . . might be a mundane subject, but we sure need appliances, and in working order. We receive lots of inquiries for help in locating local appliance shops. So, our team has culled our entire database of Hill Country businesses and we now have a comprehensive listing of shops that specialize in sales and servicing of appliances, including refrigerators, ice makers, freezers, washers, dryers, stoves, ovens, microwaves, dishwashers, dryer vent cleaning, etc. Very handy! Click: Appliance Sales & Service In Texas Hill Country.

BUY & SELL ITEMS IN OUR PORTAL MARKETPLACE: We have expanded our marketplace space specifically for the Texas Hill Country. Check out this powerful resource with new ads for beautiful used Ford pickup trucks and other items at: Buy & Sell

ONLINE EDUCATION RESOURCES . . . freshly updated with great learning resources for kids (including homeschooling) and adults alike. Take advantage of your time while waiting out the CoronaVirus and delve into these amazing online resources: eBooks, distances learning courses, virtual tours, webcasts and web cams. Tons of fun and very educational. Click: Education

REMINDER: SEE OUR GUEST BLOG FROM AN UP-AND-COMING FREELANCE LYRICIST -
Nancy Byrnes:
on our focus page at Bands, Singers & Musicians. Career inspiring thoughts you might enjoy and value. And, this page is now updated with latest, so take a look!

IS YOUR CELL PHONE SCREEN BROKEN? COMPUTER SLOW? BAD VIRUS? BEEN HACKED? JUST DON'T UNDERSTAND HOW TO DO IT? See our new Hill Country tech services locator & guide at: Tech Repair. Very handy to zero in on who and where nearby your tech devices can be repaired.

SCAMS IN THE HILL COUNTRY: Sorry this is such a negative subject. But, this new Focus Topic Page may help our Hill Country folks lessen their risk of being scammed. Click: Scams. Let us know what you think.

PETS, VETS, ANIMAL SERVICES & SUPPLIES: Check out this comprehensive Focus Topic Page. Includes all of the PAWS programs, rescue groups, shelters, low-cost clinics, vets, trainers, boarders, groomers, trimmers and sitters are profiled here. Very handy! Just click: Pets & Vets

HILL COUNTRY ON-LINE REACH: The Portal is now serving 500 to 1,500 pageviews per day!! Awesome web exposure for a Hill Country-specific market. Please "Like Us" on Facebook at: facebook.com/hillcountryportal and "Share" with your friends.

MAPS: We have greatly expanded our specialized map resources regarding the Texas Hill Country. Check out this handy Focus Topic resource page at: Lots of Maps

HOME WARRANTIES: If you are looking for a home warranty provider in Texas, please view this list of top Texas home warranty providers.

AWWW - Thanks: A Portal user's note to the editor just received, regarding our Focus Topic Page on Jobs: "Please pass along a major "Thank You" to the people behind this website. I wish I'd found it months ago!"

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We have developed a very helpful resource for finding a job in the Hill Country. And resources for employers as well. We have assembled a simple to use, clickable, entry to each of the job posting web pages we have found in the Hill Country. This fast method of zipping through the listings by city makes the "hunt" a lot easier. Good luck in your search. Click: Jobs

THE ULTIMATE GUIDE TO VETERAN'S SERVICES: Our new focus page at Veteran's Guide is a very handy and comprehensive guide to special services in the Texas Hill Country that are oriented to military veterans. Awesome tool! Hope it helps our wonderful veterans. We thank you for your service and protection of our freedom!

Hill Country Weather & Terrestrial Data WEATHER: The Portal now sports an updated, dedicated, focus topic page all about weather in the Hill Country. Lots of resources, including hurricane information, the best of the web-based national & local weather reporting & forecasting sites, water & flooding resources, plus terrestrial information (sun, moon, time, etc.). Check out this handy and timely resource page at: hillcountryweather.html

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Nov 3-Dec 17, TEXAS FURNITURE MAKERS' SHOW: Kerrville

Nov 18-20, WEIHNACHTSMARKT: New Braunfels

Nov 18-Dec 31, WALKWAY OF LIGHTS: Marble Falls

Nov 18-Jan 1, CHRISTMAS LIGHTS: Comfort

Nov 18-Jan 2, CHRISTMAS RANCH LIGHT DRIVE THRU: Boerne

Nov 22, 2022-Jan 6, 2023 - 55 NIGHTS OF FREDERICKSBURG LIGHTS IN WEIHNACHTZEIT: Fredericksburg

Nov 23, LLANO COURTHOUSE CHRISTMAS LIGHTING: Llano

Nov 24, COMMUNITY THANKSGIVING FEAST: Johnson City

Nov 24, COMMUNITY THANKGIVING DINNER: Wimberley

Nov 24, FRIENDSGIVING: Castell

Nov 24-Dec 11, OLD WEST CHRISTMAS LIGHTS FEST: Boerne

Nov 24-Dec 24, OLD CHRISTMAS LIGHT FEST: Boerne

Nov 25, BULVERDE CHRISTMAS LIGHTING: Bulverde

Nov 25-27, ANGELS & MISTLETOE HOLIDAY MARKET: San Marcos

Nov 25-27, PEDDLER SHOW-PERFECT STREET OF SHOPS: Fredericksburg

Nov 25-Dec 31, STARRY STARRY NIGHTS & LIGHTED CHRISTMAS PARK: Llano

Thanksgiving to Christmas, CHRISTMAS MARKET: Johnson City

Nov 25, 2022-Jan 7, 2023 - LIGHTS SPECTACULAR-HILL COUNTRY STYLE: Johnson City

Nov 25-26, DICKENS ON MAIN: Boerne

Nov 26, OL' WEST DAYS: Bandera

Nov 26, LIGHTING THE SQUARE: Burnet

Nov 26, 2022- WILD GAME DINNER: Junction

Nov 26, DECK THE HALLS: Stonewall

Nov 26, LIGHTED HOOVES & WHEELS PARADE: Johnson City

Nov 26, CHRISTMAS AT THE SEAQUIST HOUSE: Mason

Nov 26, CHRISTMAS IN COMFORT: Comfort

Nov 26, LIGHT UP THE TOWN CELEBRATION: Mason

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Nov 26, Dec 3, 10, 17, LAMPLIGHT TOURS OF LBJ BOYHOOD HOME: Johnson City

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