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Cure Your Spring Fever in Alpharetta

February 27, 2017

Do you have the relentless urge to escape your everyday routine? What about a bottled-up energy that needs to be released? Do you find yourself browsing Instagram and Pinterest for weekend getaway inspiration? Sounds like you may have a case of spring fever, but no worries. Alpharetta, Georgia has the cure for you. Fuel your body with the freshest ingredients at our local Farmers Market. Find relief in retail therapy at one of our five shopping districts. Spring alive to the beat of your favorite song at our outdoor music venues. We promise that with just one dose of fresh air, all your worries will fade away. Make an appointment with adventure and discover endless things to do in Alpharetta, Georgia.


Revive Your Senses

The best way to wrestle away the last of winter’s gloom is with a revival of your senses! Reawaken your taste buds with sweet pastries from local favorite, Da Vinci’s Donuts. Savor delicacies in a European bistro like Café Intermezzo or spice things up with a little Spanish flare at MADE Kitchen & Cocktails. Enjoy warmer weather with al fresco dining and seasonal offerings at dozens of local restaurants. Satisfy your appetite for seasonal flavors at Alpharetta Food Truck Alley, which starts the weekend off a little early every Thursday from April 13 through October 19. Pass through Alpharetta’s Farmer’s Market every Saturday morning (April 15 – October 28) for the freshest ingredients to refuel your body. To cap off the weekend, let the delicious hops and brews of Jekyll Brewing and Hop Alley Brew Pub reignite you.


Find Relief In Retail Therapy

There is no problem that a little retail therapy can’t fix. Spend a day in Avalon and find the newest spring trends from name-brand retailers. A short trip to Alpharetta’s historic downtown will give you the opportunity to browse local boutiques like Sis and Moon’s and La Bella Maison and fulfill that desire to fill your closet. When in doubt, shop it out at North Point Mall, which has all your favorite retail shops and department stores like Von Maur and Michael Kors. With a long day of shopping behind you, unwind in one of Alpharetta’s luxurious spas.


Spring Alive To The Beat

Let music soothe your soul in Alpharetta this spring at one of our outdoor music venues or events. Release your pent-up energy by dancing on the lawn at Verizon Amphitheatre. Let the sweet notes of love sing with a date at one of Alpharetta’s cozier venues like Matilda’s, The Velvet Note or Chukkar Farms. Help cure cystic fibrosis at the highly anticipated Shamrockin’ for a Cure, an evening filled with live music, food, beer, wine cocktails and giveaways.


A Dose of Fresh Air

Everyone knows that sunshine is the best medicine. Shake away those winter blues with the smell of blooming flowers and the fresh air of spring at one of Alpharetta’s Arboretums. Soak up warmer weather along 15+ miles of trails in Alpharetta. Plan to stay active this season and run, walk or bike the Big Creek Greenway. Explore the great outdoors on two wheels with the Zagster bike share program. Grab your best travel buddy and pick up a game of disc golf at Wills Park.


Make An Appointment with Adventure

Remedy your spring fever with a unique Alpharetta adventure. Swing into the season at Topgolf, or head to historic downtown Alpharetta for the Alpharetta Arts Streetfest, a three day event featuring nearly 100 artists from across the country. Rev up your engine at a rider training class at the Motorcycle Safety Foundation. Beat the clock (and your fever) with a fun-filled hour at Urban Escape Games. Retreat indoors and raise your score at Main Event Entertainment to enjoy endless arcade games and fun for the entire family!