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Alpharetta plays host to various festivals and events throughout the year. From concerts to culinary offerings, Alpharetta's calendar of events always has something to share.

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Atlanta Braves Youth Baseball Classic

Friday, August 29 through Sunday, August 31, 2014

Wiils Park
11925 Wills Rd.

Alpharetta, GA
Event Type: Sports

In its sixth year, the Atlanta Braves Youth Baseball Classic presented by Bank of America, will bring together young baseball teams from all across the Southeast to Alpharetta in order to compete in a round robin/bracket style tournament.

Earth, Wind & Fire and “Blue Eyed Soul” Tribute featuring Al Smith and Robin Latimore

Friday, August 29th and Saturday, August 30th at 7:30 p.m. and 9:30 p.m.

The Velvet Note
4075 Old Milton Pkwy.

Alpharetta, GA
Event Type: Nightlife

Do you remember….the twenty-first night of September? Back again this year, by POPULAR DEMAND– This is not just a concert or a show–it’s a PARTY! Here’s your chance to get your jazz-funk-disco-soul groove on, accompanied by some of the hottest musicians around.

Adult Only River Canoe Paddle

Friday, August 29 from 6 - 9:30 p.m.

Chattahoochee Nature Center
9135 Willeo Road

Roswell, GA
Event Type: Outdoor Activities
$30 General Public/$25 CNC Members

Summer vacation doesn’t just have to be for the kids! This is the perfect way to relax and connect to the river and its surroundings. Participants have the option to stay later to enjoy the grounds with a picnic dinner after the trip has finished.

Pinot and Pig: A Special Wine Dinner

Saturday, August 30, 2014 from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.

Harry's Farmers Market - Salud!
1180 Upper Hembree Rd,

Roswell, GA
Event Type: Culinary

Tonight we celebrate pinot noir wines and pork with a tapas-themed dinner that highlights the luscious marriage of the two. Chef Samantha will tantalize your taste buds with her creative menu as Jenny O’Donnell picks out the perfect pinots to complement each dish. You don’t want to miss the wine dinner of the summer with this dynamic duo!

Quest to be Master of the Grill

Saturday, August 30 at 7 p.m.

Publix Apron's Cooking School
4305 State Bridge Road

Alpharetta, GA
Event Type: Culinary
Demonstration $45

Want to create dishes on the grill and be considered the “Grill Master?” Come relax while we show you all the basic techniques of grilling and how to pair wines with classic grilled dishes.

Alpharetta Farmers Market

Saturday, August 30 from 8:30 am to 1:00 pm

Downtown Alpharetta
Old Canton St.

Alpharetta, GA
Event Type: Family Fun

At the Downtown Alpharetta Farmers' Market you will find farmers with fruits, vegetables and natural meats, gardeners with fresh flowers and herbs, and makers of all sorts of edible home goods from yummy desserts and breads to local raw honey and homemade sauces, jellies, soaps.

HOWLpharetta Ghost Tour

Saturday, August 30 at 8:30 p.m.

Downtown Alpharetta

Alpharetta, GA
Event Type: Family Fun
All tickets must be purchased in advance

Experience some of historic downtown Alpharetta’s extensive history through a narrated walking tour. Some regular sites through the journey include the original site of City Hall, a famous restaurant that is rumored to be haunted, shops with local flair, turn of the century hotels and a local favorite, Resthaven Cemetery.

River Paddling Canoe Adventures

Saturday and Sunday, August 30 & 31 from 6:00pm - 8:30 pm

Chattahoochee Nature Center
9135 Willeo Road

Roswell, GA
770-992-2055 x23
Event Type: Family Fun
$30 General Public/$25 CNC Members

An outdoor adventure is waiting for you… There is no need to travel afar when the Chattahoochee River is in your own backyard. Learn the history, habitat, ecology and recent issues impacting the local watershed – all while enjoying the serenity the river offers.

Alpharetta Art in the Park presented by Gallery 35

Saturday, August 30 from 9 am to 4 pm and Sunday, August 31 from 11 am to 4 pm

Old Milton Park
35 Milton Avenue

Alpharetta, GA
Event Type: Family Fun

Look for artists at work creating masterpieces right before your eyes at this outdoor market under the trees that attracts art lovers and exhibitors from all over the Atlanta area.