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The Peppermint Trail in Downtown Knoxville


November 25 – January 8


Chocolate-dipped peppermint ice cream. Cranberry cocktails. Christmas tree candles. Eggnog! Fudge, donuts, martinis, and more. Everyone looks forward to the annual Peppermint Trail in Downtown Knoxville, so come discover the holiday magic from November 25, 2022 through January 8, 2023.


Follow the trail of peppermints on the sidewalks of Downtown Knoxville to discover all sorts of treats featuring the favorite red-and-white candy – along with plenty of gingerbread, cinnamon, cranberry, apple spice, and other holiday flavors. Plus, boutiques and gift shops feature peppermint-themed t-shirts, scented soaps, candles, and all kinds of holiday surprises.


Find a list of all the sweets, drinks, and pepperminty treats at 90+ businesses here.


Eat, drink, and be merry! #KnoxPeppermint