Season of Celebration: Light the Night

December 1, 2018
4:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Downtown Alpharetta
Alpharetta, GA

To kick off the holiday season the Alpharetta Downtown Historic District will Light the Night for the Annual Tree Lighting. Celebration fills the downtown streets with our annual tree lighting, musical performances, snow, photos with Santa, restaurants and food trucks, roasting marshmallows, a holiday market, live viewing area of the SEC Championship Football Game on the big screen, a Holiday Food Drive, and more!

Holiday Activity Lineup

  • Tree Lighting at 6:15 pm
  • Photos with Santa
  • Enjoy strolling holiday characters
  • Enjoy community holiday performances on stage
  • Dinner and warm beverages with downtown businesses and food trucks
  • Have fun catching snowflakes in the falling snow
  • Roast Marshmallows around a warm fire
  • FREE children’s crafts, face painting, balloon twisting and much more
  • Cheer on your favorite team with a LIVE broadcast of the SEC Championship Game on the big screen!

In case of inclement weather, please visit for event updates. Visitors are encouraged to park at Milton Center & Alpharetta City Hall.

Christmas Tree Lighting Video