Meet our Mascots! Join Pepper and Mint on their journey down COTA’s Tunnel Road. They are on a mission: to deliver letters to Santa for gifts under the tree! On their way they will meet dancing elves and strolling entertainers, as they are transported from Candy Cane Lane to an Enchanted Forest, and so much more.


  • Where is Peppermint Parkway located?

    Peppermint Parkway is located at Circuit of The Americas in Austin, TX. The address is 9201 Circuit of the Americas Blvd, Austin, TX 78617.

  • How long does it take to go through The Parkway?

    Approximately 15 minutes.

  • What is the wait time?

    During peak hours, wait times can last between 45-65 minutes. Guests are invited to arrive right at opening or a few minutes before closing to avoid the rush.

  • Do you need to buy tickets in advance?

    Online tickets are encouraged, but you can purchase tickets at the gate on days when we are not sold out.

  • If I am buying on-site, do you take cash and card?

    We accept both cash and credit.

  • What if it rains?

    If we have to close due to weather, we will notify attendees via social media. In addition, you will receive instructions via email on how you can redeem your admission for a future date.

  • Can we stop and take photos?

    Yes, photos are allowed from inside your vehicle and from inside Peppermint Plaza.

  • Can we bring our dog?

    Yes, dogs are allowed if they stay inside your vehicle during your drive on The Parkway!

  • Are restrooms available?

    Restrooms are available for emergencies at our ticketing tent and in Lot A as well as Peppermint Plaza. Ask a traffic attendant or ticket scanner for assistance.

  • Can I add a fast pass or track lap onsite?

    Yes, you will be able to add these at the gate.

  • Do you have ADA Information available?

    Peppermint Parkway is a drive-thru experience, requiring guests to stay in their cars for the duration of the event. If you need ADA assistance, please email

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