Find Romance in Alpharetta, Georgia. With Avalon, a sustainably designed, 86-acre development showcasing 500,000 square feet of retail, mild temperatures that allow for outdoor excursions, romantic hotel packages and hot music venues like the Velvet Note, love is in the air.
Get endorphins pumping with a suburban hike exploring Alpharetta’s 15 miles of trails. Pack a picnic and walk the Big Creek Greenway. When it comes to outdoor adventure, look no further than Alpharetta’s Big Creek Greenway, a 12-foot-wide paved path for biking, walking or roller blading. There are five access points to the trail and after you have conquered the Greenway, Alpharetta has 12 other trails to explore.
Alpharetta’s Avalon sets the scene for romance. This sustainably designed, 86-acre development showcases 500,000 square feet of retail, a 12-screen all premium theater, and is infused with resort-level hospitality throughout a walkable, seamlessly connected community of shopping, dining, entertainment, living and working. It’s more than just another place to go, it’s a place to be – a hub of local art and activity that delivers the luxury of the modern South. Fine dining at Colletta, Oak Steakhouse and Kona Grill couple with special events to create the perfect date night spot.
TIP: Avalon has an open container policy. Enjoy a cocktail by the community fire pit.
Indulge at one of Alpharetta’s spas. Try specialty treatments like hot stone massages or whole body aromatherapy treatments.
Attend one of Alpharetta’s countless events. Alpharetta may be known for its new foodie game but the events in the city are what give it the hometown feel that visitors keep coming back for. The Awesome Alpharetta calendar of events stays full of festivals, races and other happenings throughout the year. Almost every event has free admission and entertainment.
Designed by musicians for musicians to provide the purest vocal and instrumental reception available to a live audience, the city’s Velvet Note is Winner of Downbeat Magazine’s Best Jazz Venues Worldwide Award for 2015, was named “Best Jazz Night” 2015 by the readers of Creative Loafing, and is an ideal date night destination.
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Even Cupid wants a piece of these packages. Book a romance package at one of Alpharetta’s participating hotels and let the magic begin. From chocolate-covered strawberries to champagne toasts; add in dinner out, breakfast for two, a late check-out, and sparks are bound to fly.