Downtown restaurants, coffee shops, bars, and boutiques feature peppermint specials throughout the season including peppermint coffees, desserts, cocktails, gifts, visits from Santa, cookie camps, and more. You'll also find store fronts, windows, doors, and patios decked in decorations to add to the over 100,000+ lights and garland draped throughout downtown's trees and parks.

Visit this website as we add peppermint specials and events throughout the season. Or follow the trail of 70+ peppermints on the sidewalks of Downtown Knoxville to see what peppermint surprises you’ll discover. 

You'll find peppermint treats from November 23 through January 6. Post photos of your favorites at #knoxpeppermint.

Downtown Trolleys

Experience all the fun and excitement of the peppermint trail by hopping on the Downtown Peppermint Trolleys. Trolleys are free and run throughout Downtown, The Old City, and the University of Tennessee. Visit for more.

301 E Church Ave (865) 637-3000 More Details >
Santa at Mast General Store

Ho! Ho! Ho! Santa will be making a couple of stops at Mast General Store on Gay Street in Downtown Knoxville. From noon until 4pm on Saturday, Dec 8 and again from noon to 4pm on Sunday, Dec 9. So, for goodness’ sake, drop by Mast Store for candy canes and good cheer and let Santa know what’s on your list this year!

402 S Gay St (865) 546-1336 More Details >
The Tomato Head

Drop by and get your sweet tooth taken care of with delicious home-made Peppermint Crackle Cookies. Grab one or grab a dozen, you won't be disappointed.

12 Market Square (865) 637-4067 More Details >

It's sweet, sweet, sweet times at Kilwins and they're dripping in peppermint. Peppermint stick fudge, peppermint ice cream, peppermint bark, grand peppermint squares, peppermint hot chocolate, peppermit candy canes, and peppermint pretzel sticks and twists. Plus they're normal yummy goodies all season long!

408 S Gay St (865) 219-1233 More Details >
Cookies with Santa on Stage at the Tennessee Theatre

Have cookies with Santa on stage at the Tennessee Theatre! Visit with Santa and have a photo taken with the beautiful Tennessee Theatre as the backdrop. There will be cookie decorating and craft and coloring stations for children to enjoy before or after visiting with Santa. Thursday, Dec 13. 4pm, 5pm, and 6pm. It's free, but space is limited. Registration required.  

604 Gay St (865) 684-1200 More Details >
Drawing Room at The Tennessean

At the most elegant stop on your yuletide jaunt, warm up from the inside with a Grandpa’s Cough Medicine cocktail. House-made peppermint syrup is swirled with bourbon and bourbon cream to create a full-bodied masterpiece that you should not miss. Be of good cheer!

531 Henley St (865) 232-1800 More Details >
Breakfast with Santa at The Phoenix Pharmacy and Fountain

What a special treat! Santa will be coming to town for a special breakfast at The Phoenix Pharmacy and Fountain. He'll share a memorable meal with children and adults on Sunday Dec 16 including holiday music, treats, crafts, custom breakfast menu, and distinguished guests from the North Pole. Check for details and tickets. Santa is a busy guy and space is limited. 

418 S Gay St (865) 692-1603 More Details >
French Market Creperie

Ooh la la! The French Market Crêperie is taking peppermint to a new level. To warm up on a cold winter day, take your pick from Peppermint Hot Cocoa with whipped cream and mini marshmallows, White Chocolate Peppermint Mocha, a Peppermint Snow Cream Steamer, or Hot Maple Buttered Rum. Looking for something sweet? Try a Peppermint Sweet Cream Crêpe with Chocolate Chips or a S’mores Crêpe with Candy Cane Crunch…or both! And you’ll always find a wide selection of sweet and savory French crêpes, delicious baguette and croissant sandwiches, plus a choice of soups and salads. Délicieux.

412 Clinch Ave (865) 540-4372 More Details >
Nothing Too Fancy

Stop by Nothing Too Fancy for a variety of locally designed and printed Knoxville peppermint t-shirts (sizes and designs for adults and children) to add to your festive holiday wadrobe.

435 Union Ave (865) 951-2916 More Details >
Coffee & Chocolate

Coffee and Chocolate will have a trifecta of peppermints...delicious handmade peppermint truffles, peppermint hot chocolate and peppermint mochas. Drop in!

327 Union Ave (865) 688-9244 More Details >
Santa at Lawson McGhee Library

Santa is taking a break from the North Pole to hear kids' wishes at the Lawson McGhee Library on Wednesday, Dec 19 from 10:30am-11:30am. Be sure to bring your camera! And how about a break following Christmas Day? Join the staff of the Children's Room for a no-tech Wintry Makerspace on Wednesday, Dec 26 and Thursday, Dec 27 from 10am-noon.

500 W Church Ave (865) 215-8750 More Details >

Stop by the “Selfie Station” at Tailgate for some Peppermint Trail pics. There’s a cute spot set up for kids, friends, and families to grab some photo props and capture some holiday memories.

They'll also be hosting a balloon artist on Friday afternoon, Nov 23 with red and white balloons to add to the peppermint flair on Market Square. 1-3pm. The perfect time to pick up gifts and surprises for the Vol fans on your list.

23 Market Square (865) 540-9995 More Details >
Merchants of Beer

Try the Reindeer Games at Merchants of Beer. It’s a festive drink that starts with Crafty Bastard Brewery Tesselation IPA and PostModern Spirits Empirical Gin for a piney base. Add velvet falernum for the holiday spice, and balanced out with peppermint syrup, served over ice with fresh cranberries and a sprig of rosemary. Rudolph would be pleased!

137 S Central St (865) 247-5503 More Details >

So, you know that special feeling of being in OliBea finishing up a delicious breakfast made from fresh and local ingredients? It just got better! You can add Peppermint Chocolate Chip Cookies and Abuelita Peppermint Hot Chocolate to that experience. Or grab cookies and hot chocolate to go. It will make your day sweeter!

119 S Central St (865) 200-5450 More Details >
Chesapeake's Seafood House

The Creamy Peppermint Martini at Chesapeake's is perfect for the holiday season! Chocolate vodka, peppermint schnapps, creme de menthe with whipped cream and a candy cane a candy cane on top. Ho! Ho! Ho!

600 Union Ave (865) 673-3433 More Details >
Cruze Farm Ice Cream

Step inside Cruze Farm Ice Cream and you'll find your Peppermint Trail wishes answered with a long list of holiday flavors – Candy Cane, Egg Nog, Christmas Morning Coffee, Snow Cream, Frozen Hot Chocolate, Cindy Lou Strawberry Sorbet, and more. Plus coffees, shakes, floats, and toppings that will certainly add some sweetness to your season.

445 S Gay St (865) 333-1265 More Details >
Blackhorse Pub & Brewery

Whatever the weather, you'll find the perfect peppermint treat at Blackhorse Brewery on Gay St. from Peppermint Hot Cocoa to a White Chocolate Peppermint Martini. Peppermint not your thing? No problem! Choose from a selection of seasonal and specialty hand-crafted beers and a full menu of gourmet flatbreads, steaks and pastas, salad and sandwiches.

430 S Gay St More Details >
J.C. Holdway

You'll find a Peppermint Patricia at JC Holdway. A cocktail you don't want to miss!

501 Union Ave (865) 312-9050 More Details >
Miracle on Gay Street at Sapphire

Sapphire Fine Food & Fancy Drinks will join locations around the country for Miracle, the beloved Christmas-themed pop-up bar launched in 2014 in New York City. 

Throughout the holiday season Sapphire will be transformed with nostalgic holiday décor and a signature cocktail menu with new cocktails like the “Snowball Old Fashioned” (Butterscotch Rye, Spiced Demerara, Wormwood Bitters, Orange Zest), “Christmas Carol Barrel” (Aged Rum, Aquavit, Amaro, Pumpkin Pie, Demerara Syrup, Lime, Vanilla, Angostura Bitters), and many more. Stop by for some holiday cheer!

428 S Gay St (865) 951-2066 More Details >
Bliss & Tori Mason Shoes

What’s a holiday without lots of candles? You’ll find peppermint candles at Bliss & Tori Mason Shoes and lots of red and white specialty items to make your holidays more festive.

445 S Gay St (865) 329-8868 More Details >
Phoenix Pharmacy and Fountain

Visit the happiest place on Gay St, a full-service pharmacy with an authentic, old-time soda fountain for some home-made peppermint ice cream and special holiday sundaes. You'll find a Peppermint Stick Sundae (with brownie and house-made hot fudge!), Scout Elf Shake (in a hot fudge lined glass and topped with crushed peppermint!), Sleigh Bell Shake (with Eggnog and whipped cream!), Red Velvet Twinkies and more. might want to plan for more than one trip!

But wait! You’ll also find a jam-packed schedule of fun-filled holiday events. Santa will be there on Dec 1 for photos. Story Time and Cookie Decorating on Dec 8, Dec 15, and Dec 22. Cookie Camp for Adults on Dec 12 and Dec 19. And Breakfast with Santa on Dec 9.

Check for details, times, and tickets (available beginning Nov 19). Space is limited for events. But drop by any time for all those holiday treats.

418 S Gay St (865) 692-1603 More Details >
Oliver Royale

Drop by for lunch, dinner and a choice of specialty cocktails at the Oliver Royale including this year's Peppermint Trail treat - the Cindy Lou Who. This combo of gin, lemon juice, cream, mint simple syrup, mint bitters, and a sprinkle of peppermint dust will give even the biggest Grinch some holiday spirit!

5 Market Square (865) 622-6434 More Details >
Art Market Gallery

Find unique gift items at the Art Market Gallery and receive a peppermint surprise with each purchase. You'll be treated to a small mesh bag filled with Hershey Peppermint kisses plus an exclusive Art Market Recipe of Peppermint Hot Cocoa. The gallery artists will also be creating hand-made ornaments again this year. The sale of these beautiful pieces will benefit the Community School for the Arts. Find a great gift or add to your collection of holiday decor...all to support the arts in our community.

422 S Gay St (865) 525-5265 More Details >
Jackson Ave Tea Company

Escape the busyness of the season and enjoy a visit to The Jackson Ave Tea Company. You'll find peppermint tea on the Peppermint Trail, along with a variety of other whole leaf options. Great for gift giving and exploring for your personal favorites.

555 W Jackson Ave (865) 637-4558 More Details >
Knoxville Chocolate Co

Knoxville Chocolate Co. will be featuring homemade Peppermint Bark, Dark and White Peppermint Dots, Peppermint Patties, Dark and White Peppermint Marshmallows Pops, Candy Cane Cocoa, and Dark Chocolate Covered Crushed Peppermint Sprinkled Oreos! For candy, gifts, and lots of stocking stuffers, a visit with their sweet staff in the shop on Market Square is certain to put you in the spirit!

29 Market Square (865) 394-6349 More Details >
Peter Kern Library

Paint the town red with a Daisy Red Rider at the Peter Kern Library. Bourbon cream, espresso liqueur, bourbon, cream de cacao, and peppermint syrup. So find that red light and go have a cocktail or two!

407 Union Ave (865) 521-0050 More Details >
Windows on the Park

The merry mixologists at Windows on the Park Restaurant & Lounge at the Holiday Inn World’s Fair Park are ready to serve up a Peppermint Mocha White Russian cocktail. Adult elves will enjoy the mix of vodka, Peppermint Mocha Kahlua and milk capped with whipped cream and crushed candy canes. It’ll lift your spirits!  

525 Henley St (865) 522-2800 More Details >
Scruffy City Hall

Three floors of bars, live entertainment, fifty beers on tap. You’ll find that 7 nights a week at Scruffy City Hall. For the holiday season, find a special Crème do Minthe Cocktail for some extra sparkle to your celebration.

32 Market Square (865) 524-2224 More Details >
Museum of East Tennessee History

Stop by the Museum of East Tennessee History and enjoy the lobby with historic decorations and peppermint garland. You’ll find historic peppermint treats in the museum shop with packaging including the history of each peppermint candy.

601 S Gay St (865) 215-8830 More Details >

Don’t forget your four-legged friends. Citifid-O has peppermint and candy cane dog and cat toys as well as special holiday treats. Great for stockings or under the tree.

429 Union Ave (865) 219-5127 More Details >
Hyatt Place Lobby Bar

Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow! Celebrate the season at the ultra-cool Lobby Bar at Hyatt Place with a Snow Globe Mimosa (prosecco and cranberry juice, garnished with crushed peppermint candy cane) or a North Pole Mule (vodka, fresh lime, crème de menthe, garnished with crushed peppermint candy cane, mint and lime). Guaranteed to put you in the holiday spirit!

530 S Gay St (865) 544-9977 More Details >
Pour Taproom

Pour Taproom is going all-out peppermint for the season. Peppermint beer, peppermint cocktails, peppermint desserts, and peppemint hot craft beers, ciders, mead and wines on self-serve taps. Cheers!

207 W Jackson Ave (865) 337-5726 More Details >
Bistro at the Bijou

Experience peppermint at its best. You’ll find seasonal cocktails featuring peppermint at the Bistro at the Bijou including this year’s special – a Peppermint White Russian.

807 S Gay St (865) 544-0537 More Details >
Balter Beerworks

Hey baby it's cold outside! Try a Winter Warmer at Balter Beerworks – a dark ale spiced with juniper berries, ginger, star anise, and orange peel. Plus a great selection of craft beers and made-from-scratch foods. 

100 Broadway SW (865) 999-5015 More Details >
Lox Salon

Lox is all in on Peppermint! You’ll find an entire menu of peppermint options including Peppermint Spa Pedicures that will have you feeling like you can walk all the way to the north pole; one-of-a-kind Peppermint Nail Art; Peppermint Scalp Therapy Treatments that restore and revitalize the scalp with the help of peppermint, corn mint, and lavender; and Peppermint Hair Essentials with peppermint, corn mint, and vanilla that nourish hair and scalp to achieve healthier, more alive hair. Call or drop by for a complete menu!

103 W Jackson Ave (865) 523-5569 More Details >

Drop by Bluetique in Market Square and you'll find peppermint and mistletoe candles that make for sweet holiday gifts plus the perfect outfits for all your holiday outings.

31 Market Square (865) 200-8193 More Details >
Knox Whiskey Works

Stop by Knox Whiskey Works for some holiday shopping. Check off those folks on your gift list that have been good this year and stock up on spirits to add some cheer to your holidays. While you're there, you'll find some peppermint-inspired cocktails in the tasting room. 

516 W Jackson Ave (865) 525-2372 More Details >
Women's Basketball Hall of Fame

Celebrate with the basketball fans in your life! The Women's Basketball Hall of Fame will have special WBHOF coffee mugs packaged with hot chocolate mix and peppermint candy canes. Plus, the world's largest basketball (it weighs 10 tons!) and the opportunity to test your skills on three different courts, a dribbling course, and a passing skills area. That's a triple threat of holiday fun!

700 Hall of Fame Drive (865) 633-9000 More Details >
Boyd's Jig & Reel

Stay toasty this holiday season with the Spirited Peppermint Coffee at Boyd's Jig & Reel. It's sure to warm you down to your toes. And for dessert lovers, the Peppermint Patty Cake is perfect for an after-dinner treat or a stop through Knoxville's Historic Old City.

101 S Central St (865) 247-7066 More Details >
Maple Hall Bowling Lanes

Strike, spare, or split. You can’t miss with the Imperial at Maple Hall. Titos, Knox Whiskey Works Coffee Liqueur, Cruze Farm Milk, and House-Made Candy Cane Syrup.

414 S Gay St (865) 249-8454 More Details >
Bloomers Company

Treat yourself to Hot Peppermint Cocoa or Spiced Cider and cookies at The Bloomers Co while finding rich red roses, red mini carnations, white carnations, and white cushion pompons, accented with fragrant holiday greens and embellished with peppermint candy canes to create a very merry Christmas bouquet. 

603 W Main St (865) 500-7008 More Details >
Preservation Pub

Preservation Pub has been adding to the party on Market Square for 15 years. And this year Bernadette has amped it up with a Pomegranate Martini. Cheers!

28 Market Square (865) 524-2224 More Details >
Awaken Coffee

Awaken is a must-stop destination with Peppermint Mocha, White Peppermint Wonderland Latte, Peppermint Hot Chocolate, Salted Caramel Hot Chocolate, Ginger Bread Latte, Egg Nog Latte, The Grinch - a twist on the matcha green tea latte, and their newest drink that's Buddy the elf's favorite made with real maple syrup. Stop in to have your taste buds tingled!

125 W Jackson Ave (865) 951-0427 More Details >
Matt Robbs Biscuits

Matt Robb’s Biscuits & Brew will be serving Egg Nog Lattes with Red Sprinkles of Joy. Plus, you'll find a specialty Sausage & Cheddar Biscuit that will keep any sausage ball lover happy throughout the season.   

800 Market St More Details >
Agora Knoxville

A Peppermint Trail trip to Agora on Market Square will uncover locally made peppermint and oatmeal soaps. You'll also find tiny little log cabins that burn balsom fir and cedar incense that will remind you of a trip to your favorite mountain cabin.

7 Market Square (865) 333-5371 More Details >
Frussie's Deli & Bakery

Frussies is all-in on peppermint. You'll find peppermint-themed dessert specials, white chocolate peppermint bark, hot cocoa with mint marshmallows, and other holiday hand-crafted sandwiches with locally sourced ingredients, in-house cured meats, and fresh breads baked daily. Complimentary peppermint candy canes to in-store visitors. Stop in to see them!

722 S Gay St (865) 333-5359 More Details >
PostModern Spirits

Yeh, we love peppermint as much as the next person. But who wouldn’t love to find a bottle of chocolaty PostModern Cacao Liqueur in their stocking on Christmas morning? Stop by PostModern Spirits to stock up on local spirits for your holiday entertaining and gift giving. And you'll find a Peppermint Cocktail special all season long.

205 W Jackson Ave (865) 437-3190 More Details >
Tommy Trent's

Catch all the big games at Tommy Trent’s Sports Saloon. Wings, Scruffy Dogs, Fries…plus Spiked Peppermint Cocoa to add to the cheer.

36 Market Square (865) 312-5692 More Details >
Mahogany's at the Crowne Plaza

Here’s one you don’t want to miss! Peppermint Cheesecake, Holiday Peppermint Hot Chocolate, and Rumpleminze Peppermint Patty (21+) at Mahogany’s Restaurant at the Crowne Plaza. While you’re there, ask about all the events going on through the holiday season.

401 Summit Hill Dr (865) 522-2600 More Details >
Starbucks on Gay St

And don’t forget coffee! Starbucks at Hyatt Place on Gay St has some special deals on Peppermint Mocha Lattes, Peppermint Hot Chocolates, and holiday pastries.

530 S Gay St More Details >
YMCA - Lindsay Young

Work off some of that Peppermint Trail fun and head on over to the YMCA. They're offering NO Joining Fee if you drop by and mention the Peppermint Trail.

605 W Clinch (865) 522-9622 More Details >
Lonesome Dove Western Bistro

Drop by Lonesome Dove for a Peppermint Condition, a specialty cocktail with peppermint infused simple syrup that will exceed your expectations.

100 N Central St (865) 999-5251 More Details >
Hampton Inn & Suites

There's just too much to plan for a single day, so plan to stay awhile! Hampton Inn will be greeting guests with a selection of holiday cookies topped with peppermint sprinkles and hot chocolate with peppermint canes to warm you up and send you out for more downtown fun.

618 W Main St (865) 522-5400 More Details >
Pete's Coffee Shop & Restaurant

Breakfast and lunch that can’t be beat. You’ll find both at Pete’s PLUS peppermint brownies and peppermint hot chocolate to keep you fueled for skating and holiday shopping.

540 Union Ave (865) 523-2860 More Details >
Double S Wine Bar

It's a season of twinkly lights and glittery nights! And at Double S Wine Bar it's a season for Peppermint Mimosas! You'll also find peppermint chocolates as an additional garnish on the selection of cheese plates. Plus live jazz combos every Thursday night and every third Sunday is spiced up with an Argentine Tango Milonga. 

129 S Gay St (865) 244-5117 More Details >
Gift Wrapping with a Purpose

Too busy exploring the Peppermint Trail to wrap those gifts? We've got you covered! There will be several non-profits wrapping gifts for donations at Mast General Store every Friday night, Saturday and Sunday beginning Nov 30 thru Dec Monday, Dec 24. Items do NOT need to be purchased at Mast Store. Just bring the items in and you'll find partner non-profits wrapping gifts for small donations.

402 S Gay St (865) 546-1336 More Details >
Knoxville Soap Candles & Gifts

For one of the most festive stops on the Peppermint Trail, drop by Knoxville Soap Candle & Gifts’ new store on Gay Street. They are ready for the season with peppermint soaps, candles, lotions and bath bombs. Plus you'll find locally handcrafted gifts and merchandise great for holiday shopping. And did we mention tiny edible peppermint spoons? Perfect for stirring cocoa or coffees on those cold winter mornings.

714 S Gay St (865) 689-6545 More Details >
Good Golly Tamale

Good golly, it’s the holidays! You’ll find more than hand-rolled, specialty tamales at Good Golly this season. They’re upping their dessert game for the season with chocolate and peppermint! Don’t miss this stop on the Peppermint Trail in the Old City.

112 S Central St (865) 337-5771 More Details >
Knoxville Visitors Center

Tingle your taste buds with Peppermint Hot Chocolate and Coffee at The Knoxville Visitors Center. You'll find a variety of holiday scented candles, locally-made items and keepsakes and that special gift for EVERYONE on your list. Stop by and enjoy a free candy cane, the winter wonderland windows and peruse the exclusive selection of Knoxville Gifts as you immerse yourself in the wonders and delights of The Peppermint Trail.

301 S Gay St (865) 523-7263 More Details >
Juice Bar Market Square

You’ll find juices, smoothies, soups, sandwiches and more at the Juice Bar to keep you going during this busy time of the year (overwhelmingly plant-based, gluten-free, organic when possible, and always 100% whole fruits and vegetables from scratch). This holiday season you’ll find a special Thin Mint smoothie added to the Peppermint Trail. It tastes like the cookie but without the guilt!

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Old City Wine Bar

Treat yourself to a Candy Cane & Kahlua Peppermint White Russian at Old City Wine Bar, or choose from the ever-changing list of over 48 wines by the glass and 150 bottles for both the wine enthusiast and adventurous novice. Adding to the holiday fun, drop by for a mulled wine cocktail before or after the Christmas Parade.

108 W Jackson Ave (865) 851-7676 More Details >
Emporium Center

Explore the Emporium Center and find special holiday gifts for the art lovers in your life. You'll also find hidden (well, not hidden too well) peppermint candies as you walk among the various art displays.

100 S Gay St (865) 523-7543 More Details >
Cafe Vicolo

Cupcakes, muffins, sandwiches, soups, daily specials, and more. You’ll find them all at your stop at Café Vicolo. Plus a list of winter drinks including Peppermint Mocha, Spicey Chai Nog, and Peppermint Nog Latte. A special spot for a special season!

625 S Gay St (865) 249-6314 More Details >
Union Ave Books

It's going to be a joyful day at Union Ave Books on Sunday, Dec 9. Author Mary Uhles will present two children's picture books she's illustrated – A Tuba Christmas and The Twelve Days of Christmas in Tennessee. And Alexander Lapins, UT tuba professor, has lent a quartet of his grad students to perform during the event. Starts at 3pm. After the event, wander down to Market Square for Tuba Christmas at 4:30pm.

517 Union Ave (865) 951-2180 More Details >
Rock Paper Hair Studio

Drop by Rock Paper Hair Studio and pamper yourself with special peppermint treatments while you sip on Aveda Comfort tea with peppermint and licorice. 

714 S Gay St (865) 258-8565 More Details >
Not Watson's Kitchen + Bar

Celebrate the holiday season at Not Watson's Kitchen + Bar. You'll find a Peppermint Patty Martini with vanilla vodka, creme de cocoa, and a chocolate and candy cane rim. And all ages can enjoy peppermint hot chocolate garnished with whipped cream (adult and kid-friendly versions). It's a great spot to catch your breath during some holiday shopping or enjoy some ice-skating people watching on Market Square. 

15 Market Square (865) 766-4848 More Details >
Tupelo Honey Cafe

Tupelo Honey Cafe will have peppermint that will really warm you up this season! Stop by and try the special holiday drink – a Peppermint White Russian. You'll also find Loaded Hot Chocolate with peppermint schnapps, irish cream, topped with whipped cream and crushed candy canes.

1 Market Square (865) 522-0004 More Details >
Culture Hair Studio

Culture Hair Studio will be offering peppermint infused scalp massages this holiday season. It's a perfect addition to a shampoo style, hair cut or color service. Peppermint oil improves circulation and relaxes tensed muscles. A perfect treat for this holiday season! 

115 S Gay St (865) 622-7677 More Details >
Clancy's Tavern & Whiskey House

'Tis the season! Stop by Clancy's Tavern & Whiskey House for a Peppermint Rox, white cream de menthe and Bailey's in coffee with whipped cream and chocolate.


602 S Gay St (865) 219-1266 More Details >
Library Lounge at the Crowne Plaza

Swing by The Library Lounge at the Crowne Plaza and try the Peppermint Cheesecake, Holiday Peppermint Hot Chocolate, or Rumpleminze Peppermint Patty (21+). Will definitely add some cheer to your holiday season.

401 W Summit Hill Dr (865) 522-2600 More Details >
Fairgrounds Coffee Bistro

If your mistletoes are cold, warm them up with a Peppermint Mocha at Fairgrounds Coffee Bistro & Market at the Holiday Inn World’s Fair Park. The robust flavors of house espresso are combined with peppermint and dark chocolate syrup and swirled with steamed milk then topped with whipped cream, chocolate drizzle and peppermint candy. It’s a jolly jolt of holiday goodness.

525 Henley St (865) 522-2800 More Details >
Knoxville Museum of Art

On Sunday Dec 9, you’ll find a FREE peppermint art activity at the Knoxville Museum of Art. Drop in from 1-4pm with kids from 3-13. And remember, admission to the KMA is always free. Throughout the holidays, you'll also find the beautiful Thorne Miniature Rooms decorated for the season. Sure to delight the big and small.

1050 Worlds Fair Park Dr (865) 525-6101 More Details >
Casual Pint

And yes, we meant peppermint everywhere! At Casual Pint you'll find a featured peppermint beer for the season. Plus a selection of holiday-inspired beers on draft and holiday discounts. Drop by for some holiday cheer! 

421 Union Ave (865) 951-2160 More Details >
Earth to Old City

Earth to Old City has peppermint covered! You'll find a wonderful assortment of holiday inspired peppermint themed gifts including handmade vegetable glycerin soaps adorned with candy canes smelling of peppermint and spearmint, and Jingle Bell bath balms with peppermint essential oil and fresh crushed peppermint fragrance. Brightly wrapped Shower Burst with mint and lavender for a relaxing unwind after festivities. And Holiday scented candles to fill your home with fragrant cheer! Stop in and find gifts for all those you hold dear.

22 Market Square (865) 522-8270 More Details >
Rick Terry Jewelry Designs

Diamonds and Rubies make for beautiful peppermint "rocks"!  Find them and other holiday bling at Rick Terry Jewelry Design.

618 S Gay St (865) 525-3793 More Details >
Eddie's Health Shoppe

Need some healthy stocking stuffers or an energy boost to get you through the season? Eddie's Heath Shoppe can help with that. You'll find peppermint bark protein bars, protein crisp candy canes, and peppermint flavored teas, chocolates, and shakes. Power on!

455 Union Ave (865) 633-6533 More Details >
Tree & Vine

Find peppermint cozy hand mugs and peppermint hot chocolate sticks at The Tree and Vine. You'll also find other holiday gourmet goodies, plus gorgeous and fun gifts throughtout the holiday season. And every Saturday from Nov 24 thru Dec 15 they'll be hosting in-store tastings ranging from teas, chocolate and hazelnut spreads, easy dips, and brownies!

439 Union Ave (865) 985-0524 More Details >
Douglas J Aveda Institute

Stop in the Douglas J Aveda Institute for a complementary stress relieving hand treatment with amazing aroma! The Rosemary Mint products make excellent gifts for the peppermint fans in your life. While you’re visiting pick up a gift card and get a service voucher to use early next year! So drop by for more details and to see all that Douglas J Aveda has to offer.

516 S Gay St (865) 824-2990 More Details >
Pretentious Glass Co

Looking for a new addition to your holiday ornament collection? Pretentious Glass has a variety of beautiful hand-blown glass ornaments, including peppermint and candy canes. And you'll find a blow-your-own glass session every Friday and Saturday night. Call ahead to reserve a spot.

133 S Central St (865) 249-8677 More Details >
Mast General Store

You’ll find all kinds of peppermint fun at Mast General Store. Drop by for an assortment of peppermint candy, cooking essentials, and hot chocolate. Plus you'll find in-store tastings on Saturdays throughout the season. Christmas Jams on Saturday, Nov 17 from 10am to 5pm. Coffee tasting on Saturday, Dec 1 from 10am to 5pm. And Cookie Mix Tasting on Saturday, Dec 15 from 10am to 5pm. Happy Holidays!

402 S Gay St (865) 546-1336 More Details >