Alpharetta has always been a special place with businesses and events unique to our community. Learn more about the things only found in Alpharetta.
The Alpharetta Gold Medal
Taste of Alpharetta 2017
On September 23rd, the Council for Quality Growth and Progress Partners North Fulton kicked off the inaugural North Fulton Opportunity Outlook at Alpharetta's Avalon Regal with over 200 attendees to hear from panelist on transportation and investing in North Fulton. Alpharetta produced a short video highlight the great amenities provided to residents and businesses making it a true Live/Work/Play community.
Why are people and businesses moving to Alpharetta? Find out for yourself. Hear directly from Alpharetta residents why they choose Alpharetta.
Alpharetta Boutique Retail
What makes something unique? Personality? Individualism? How about availability? The arts, crafts, fashions, style, & living found only in the shops and boutiques in Downtown Alpharetta are the perfect pieces you are searching for to complete your unique style. Relish in the art of the find, and come see what treasures await in Alpharetta.
In the early 80's, just over 100 breweries supplied the U.S. That would not do. So we cried out for change, and our voices were heard. As of 2015, over 4,200 breweries operate in the U.S. The passion and love for their craft is found in every bottle they create.
Music & More
Alpharetta has a engaging local Music Scene with unique concert venues and our Annual Wire and Wood Songwriters Fest. You can see top performers at Verizon Wireless Amphitheater or catch locals and private selections at Matilda's or The Velvet Note. Whatever is your taste, there is a show for you in Alpharetta.
Mayor's Corporate Challange 5K
For 20 years, the Rotary Club of Alpharetta and City of Alpharetta have hosted the Alpharetta Mayor's Challenge Race. On August 25, 2016 the Rotary Club and City of Alpharetta partnered again to present the pre-eminent 5K Corporate Run in Alpharetta Presented by LexisNexis.
2015 Mobile World Congress
On March 2nd - 5th, a delegation from the City of Alpharetta, the Metro Atlanta Chamber, the Georgia Department of Economic Development and others attended the annual Mobile World Congress conference in Barcelona, Spain to promote Atlanta's burgeoning telecommunications industry. For more information on the City of Alpharetta, visit http://growalpharetta.com/technology/
NEW Golf Club of Georgia
After a remarkable $35M revitalization project, The prestigious Golf Club of Georgia has elevated the Membership Experience to an even higher level of sophistication and competitive play. Our state-of-the-art 53,000 square-foot clubhouse now features new and enhanced architecture and decor creating a warm, welcoming Carolina Lodge atmosphere.
The first brewery in the Deep South was founded on Jekyll Island in 1738; today Jekyll Brewery is proud to be the first brewery located in Alpharetta, Georgia. Award-winning Brew Master and Co-owner, Josh Rachel, provides creative direction for a lineup of craft beers that cover the global spectrum of brew styles.
Jekyll Brewing is intensely focused on hand-crafting sophisticated beers from the finest ingredients. We are passionate about the art of creating a great beer, the camaraderie of the craft brewing industry, and the joy of sharing it with all of you.
Only In Alpharetta
Alpharetta's more than just one of the friendliest cities in America. We've got excellent housing options featuring contemporary architecture, thriving school systems with high graduation rates and impressive ACT scores, and an entertainment scene that stretches to sprawling shopping concourses and large theaters to food trucks and craft breweries.
Wire & Wood
The Alpharetta Technology Commission (ATC) Innovation Center in Alpharetta is a one of a kind facility offering a collaborative space for entrepreneurs and technology to gather, work and learn. The ATC Innovation Center is home to startups, accelerators and host of various technology events.
The Holidays in Alpharetta
The holiday season doesn't just bring a chill in the air, it brings plenty of fun too. Alpharetta celebrates the holidays with festivals and celebrations all season long. Join thousands in Downtown Alpharetta eating, drinking & just plain being merry at our annual city tree lighting celebration.
Alpharetta Shopping & Lifestyle
Whether you're on the hunt for that unique treasure, or just out browsing, the retail shops and districts in Alpharetta have what you are looking for. Our downtown boutiques have those special treasures found only in Alpharetta. Catch the latest movies in style at the new North Point AMC, and shop big name brands.
An Alpharetta charter school is one of the first in the nation to use the new Kano program, designed in the United Kingdom, that allows students to build, and then code, their own computers. To learn more about Kano and the City of Alpharetta, visit http://growalpharetta.com/
Alpharetta Parks & Trails
Alpharetta has an excellent park system that truly enhances the quality of life in our City. At the expansive Wills Park, along with exceptional sports and recreational facilities, you'll find one of the finest equestrian facilities in the Southeast.
With over 175 dining experiences, Alpharetta has become a premier dining destination featuring almost every cuisine imaginable. Exciting global entrees burst with exotic flavors. Try the latest in cutting-edge dishes. Savor the most delectable seafood or a perfectly sublime steak. Bite into gourmet burgers or share pasta inspired by a limitless imagination.
Millennials are the biggest generation in the workforce. See how Alpharetta continues to create great spaces for this group to thrive. From Downtown Alpharetta to Avalon, and everything in between. Millennials know Alpharetta is a place where they can truly Live/Work/Play.
Hi Rez Studios: Alpharetta Story
Hi-Rez Studios is an internationally recognized video gaming studio that was established in the City of Alpharetta in 2005. Since then, they have gone on to create several successful titles including one of the most played MOBA games in the world, SMITE. Learn about their story and their continued commitment to grow in Alpharetta.
2014 Taste of Alpharetta Event
The Taste of Alpharetta has become an annual tradition for festival-goers, families and food connoisseurs for 25 years. Held in Historic Downtown Alpharetta with over 60 restaurants in one fun night. Sample delicious appetizers, entrees and desserts from the top menus in town. Enjoy culinary demonstrations, activities and entertainment to please every palette.