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22 miles north of Atlanta, on the way to the gorgeous North Georgia Mountains, in a town filled with 300+ things to do and over 200 mouth-watering restaurants. From the family-friendly fun on American Girl and TopGolf, to the music of Verizon Amphitheater and Chukkar Farms, to the date night selections of The Velvet Note and Jekyll Brewing...Alpharetta's got it all.
Enjoy elegant comfort food at South Main Kitchen in the historic downtown area, feast on house-made pasta at Colletta in the Avalon shopping district, or delight in upscale pup food at Citizen Soul in the new Alpharetta City Center.
Ideal weekend events you shouldn't miss include IronKids Triathlon in September, Wire & Wood Songwriters Festival in October, and the Arts StreetFest in May.
Plan to make a weekend of exploring the shops, tasting the cuisine, and unearthing the history of this gateway city. For your overnight stay, we recommend the Atlanta Marriott Alpharetta for families and the new Hotel at Avalon for your romantic getaway destination.