|Colorful lights shine at Hill Country Christmas Lights in central Texas.|
|Multi-colored light displays lead towards a house covered in white lights.|
More than 500,000 lights, more than half of those LEDs, fill the large drive-through display that’s been featured on “Dazzling Holiday Lights” show on the Travel Channel. The amazing thing is that the entire pageant was built independently by 21-year-old Dexter Haynes.
|Twinkling lights appear to be dancing to the music.|
|Drive through the lighted tunnel while following the path at Hill Country Christmas Lights display.|
Hill Country Christmas Lights continues through New Year’s Day and is free to the public, although you can help keep the lights on by slipping a few dollars into the donation box. Hours: Sun-Thur, 6-10 p.m.; Fri-Sat, 6-12 midnight. www.hillcountrychristmaslights.com
Photos by Beverly Burmeier