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Experience the Great Indoors in Alpharetta

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With the last of the winter weather still hanging around, it’s a perfect time to take advantage of Alpharetta’s plentiful indoor activities. Play games in an arcade, access your creative side, or learn how to nail the perfect toe-jump on skates. Alpharetta is filled with exciting indoor activities to beat the winter blues. Check out our list of fun Alpharetta indoor hot-spots:

Warm up and chow down

Main Event Entertainment
Nothing warms you up on a cold, dreary day like good times with friends and family. Main Event in Alpharetta offers a variety of activities and arcade games for plenty of family fun and entertainment. Climb the rock wall, bowl a few games or take to the skies on the Gravity Ropes. Then refuel at Main Event’s full-service, casual dining restaurant featuring New American cuisine, or hydrate at the bar with a drink from Main Event’s impressive menu of cocktails, brews and spirits.

Dave & Buster’s
Get your blood pumping with some lighthearted competition at Dave & Buster’s. Challenge your friends in any of the classic arcade games, make a wager on a friendly game of pool or grab a bite to eat. Plus, you won’t miss a minute of your favorite teams playing. Dave & Buster’s always has the best games on their big screen TV’s with epic stadium sound so real you’ll feel like you’re actually at the game!

Find your inner creative

Artrageous Potter
Warm up those creative muscles while painting a ceramic work of art at Artrageous Potter, the contemporary paint-your-own pottery studio inside North Point Mall. Pick from more than 500 unpainted pieces of pottery, sketch your design, select your colors, then channel your inner Van Gogh and let your brushes do the rest! Pieces are all guaranteed to be ready in seven days or less.

Painting with a Twist
Keep the creative energy flowing at Painting with a Twist, where everyone can discover their inner artist! Painting with a Twist provides all painting supplies and artist instructions with no experience needed. The studio also has an in-house bar offering a selection of beer, wine and coolers for purchase. They even offer a Paint Your Own Pet workshop so you can take home a heartfelt keepsake of your fur baby!

Do your best to escape the cold

Urban Escape Games
Up your teamwork skills while trying to escape at Urban Escape Games. Urban Escape Games is a perfect indoor alternative to tradition teambuilding exercises. Work together with coworkers, friends, or family to find clues, codes and keys in the innovative and exciting escape games. Within these pulse-pounding escape rooms, you can foil the heist of an elusive jewel thief, save the world from an outbreak at the CDC, or perform a mafia takedown with the FBI. Plus, Urban Escape Games provides their corporate customers with a personalized debrief at the end of the game.

Odyssey Escape Game
Show off your puzzle-solving skills and help your friends and family escape at Odyssey Escape Game. Odyssey Escape Game is a perfect place to exercise your brain during those long winter months. Use clues to solve Odyssey’s creative puzzles and escape the room before the clock runs out! Exciting escape room themes at Odyseey include Titanic—The Final Hour, Prison Break—Walk the Mile, Towering Inferno – Race the Flames and Jack the Ripper—Solve the Mystery. No matter the kind of situation you want to challenge yourself and your friends to break out of, you’ll find an endeavor (complete with A/C!) at this entertainment haven.

Embrace the chill

Cooler Family Skate Center
If you can’t beat the cold, join it! The Cooler Family Skate Center provides the perfect indoor-ice skating conditions, no matter what it looks like outside. Stop in for one of their all-ages public skating sessions or sign up for the Learn to Ice Skate program with their friendly and knowledgeable staff members. Whether you’re a seasoned pro or fresh on the ice, The Cooler has an offering for you. Bring your own skates or rent a pair for only $4.00.

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