Perfectly positioned between the North Georgia Mountains and vibrant city of Atlanta

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 Matilda's Under The Pines and Verizon Amphitheater, 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. 

Regal Mall of Georgia IMAX

Known for incredible cinematography and cutting-edge technology, IMAX constantly provides the most fascinating, educational programs available on the big screen. Digital sound and towering movie screens ensure that each ticket-holder takes in...  Read More

Autrey Mill Nature Preserve and Heritage Center

Natural park setting is situated on 48 wooded acres and is home to a host of regional flora and fauna. The Preserve features more than a mile of hiking trails dotted with natural beauty and panoramic vistas. Historic buildings mark the landscape...  Read More

Big Creek Greenway

Located in the heart of Alpharetta on North Point Parkway, this natural belt offers outdoor lovers a natural break from the bustle of the city. The greenway boasts a 12-foot paved and wooded trail and is a centerpiece for outdoor sightseeing....  Read More

Andretti Indoor Karting and Games

This is the first completely enclosed interactive racing and upscale entertainment facility in the country. The lab features Superkart racing, interactive seminars, race classes, a rock climbing wall, zip line, and ropes course. The Speed Lab...  Read More

Experience historic Crabapple as it was in the good old days. Several varieties of carriages are available for rental, including an 18th century historic surrey, a Hay Ride wagon, and a Wagonette people-mover. Horses Clyde, Lloyd, and Rudy are...  Read More

Milton Log Cabin

This rustic site is the sole remaining FFA-constructed log cabin still in use today in the United States. The historic cabin is located on the ground of Milton High School and is a fun destination for history buffs and local residents alike. The...  Read More

Webb Bridge Park

This lovely park is located several miles north of the bustling North Point Mall. The beautiful greenspace offers a variety of outdoor activities and relaxation oportunities for every member of the family. This is the perfect environment to...  Read More

Historic Mansell House

This lovely Queen Anne-style home has been preserved by the city as a testament to Alpharetta's rich heritage. The Mansell House features original heart pine floors, antique mantles and fireplaces, 12-foot ceilings, and period antiques. The...  Read More

Wills Park Equestrian Center

This spot for equine adventurers offers up 50 acres of rolling fields and woods for riding. The Equestrian Center boasts a covered arena, four outside rings, a 2.5-acre event lawn, and 298 horse stalls. Horse riding and racing are popular...  Read More


Meet Lesli Peterson

Lesli made her way to Atlanta over 20 years ago, after living in Germany, Japan and six U.S. states. She relishes the discovery of obscure, offbeat and unwonted places, and she will chat up any...  More About Lesli