About The Host

The HCP Oversight Committee is diligently watching guidelines from ERG and CDC for Mass Gatherings or Large Community Events. At this time the 2020 festival will encourage shopping and dining on Friday, November 13th and festival festivities with vendors and events on Saturday, 14th. The health and safety of our attendees remains top priority.

Celebrating a tradition that began nearly 50 years ago when The Flower House hosted a Christmas Open House. Other businesses and organizations began participating in what is now the Host of Christmas Past. Each year, on the second weekend in November, downtown Fayetteville becomes the setting for a magical holiday experience. With an array of music, food, exhibits, shops, candlelight and Christmas spirit the entire community joins together to promote qualities of our town. Advance tickets are available for many events. For hotel and bed and breakfast accommodations, please contact the Chamber of Commerce.

Don’t miss this fun-filled festival in historic downtown Fayetteville, Tennessee. Begin your visit on Friday by enjoying our beautiful Downtown all decorated for the holiday season and festival festivities Saturday from 9 am to 6 pm.

Stop by the Information Booth located on the Courthouse Lawn for assistance regarding festival activities.

Advance tickets are available for many events.
Mail orders must be received by November 1st.

Fayetteville Tennessee is located about 80 miles south of Nashville. From I-65 South, take Exit 14 to Fayetteville on Highway 64 East. Fayetteville is also about 30 miles north of Huntsville Alabama by way of 231/431 North. For hotel and bed and breakfast accommodations, please contact the Chamber of Commerce.

Click here for Accommodations.

Sponsored By

Fayetteville/Lincoln County Chamber of Commerce, Fayetteville, Main Street, Local Businesses, Organizations and Volunteers.Look for the FHCP Decal!


208 Elk Ave. SouthFayetteville, TN 37334


Chamber of Commerce: 931-433-1234flcchamber@fpunet.comFayetteville Main Street: 931-433-7006mainst@fpunet.com