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The Peppermint Trail in Downtown Knoxville, Tennessee


November 24 – January 7, 2024


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, Tennessee, so discover the holiday magic from November 24, 2023 through January 7, 2024.


Follow the trail of peppermints on the sidewalks of Downtown Knoxville, Tennessee to discover all sorts of treats featuring the favorite red-and-white candy. From candy cane coffees at morning brunch to craft cocktails sipped by candlelight, you’ll find peppermint treats round almost every corner – 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 75+ businesses here.


Eat, drink, and be merry! #KnoxPeppermint