From intimate acoustic venues to outdoor amphitheaters, chef-driven dining experiences to locally owned restaurants, eclectic boutiques to acclaimed chains, Alpharetta, Georgia is a must visit destination with a taste of everything to please the music and entertainment lovers, foodie fanatics and savvy shoppers in your crowd. Perfectly positioned between the enchanting North Georgia Mountains and the vibrant city of Atlanta, Alpharetta conveniently gives quick access to more than 300 things to see and do, over 200 delightful dining options, five distinct shopping districts and a flourishing music, entertainment and nightlife scene. And if that isn’t enough to keep your group satisfied, a weekend hardly goes by without an energetic family-friendly event or outdoor festival taking place in the streets of its historic downtown district!
Over 10 hiking and biking trails, eight award-winning parks, four local arboretums and one community garden offer the perfect opportunity to unwind and get back in touch with nature. The Big Creek Greenway is Alpharetta’s 8-mile-long, 12-foot-wide paved path for biking, walking, roller blading and inline skating along the creek. Big Creek’s popularity with residents has even inspired local brewery, Jekyll Brewing, to name a craft brew after it. After strolling the trail and arboretums to observe local flora and fauna, enjoy a picnic in the park while the kids play on Wills Park’s mammoth Wacky World Playground.
With so much to do, why not stay the weekend? After exploring everything this bustling destination has to offer, Alpharetta’s modern and affordable hotels make it easy to rest comfortably for the night. Many offer a selection of suites, complimentary breakfast and internet and local shuttle service–all of the essential modern amenities so today’s traveler spends less time worrying about details and more time focused on which amazing Alpharetta attraction to check out next. Book your hotel with one click and check back often for current packages and rates.
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