An Awesome Weekend Getaway in Alpharetta

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Head out to Alpharetta for a weekend escape that will be sure to have you planning your next trip back before you even check out.

A Tasty Burger


A trip to Alpharetta is sure to please the palate. With so many can’t miss spots, the question is never what to eat but where to start. South Main Kitchen serves up a hearty burger for the hungry traveler, and is also a popular spot for a Southern-inspired Sunday brunch. If you are looking for a healthier option, check out Five Seasons Brewing. This brewpub is complete with calorie conscious options that are crafted with organic ingredients. Alpharetta also hosts its own Food Truck Alley every Thursday April through October. This is a great way to grab a bite to eat, see the sights and catch some live music from local artists. Who says you can’t jumpstart the weekend a little early?

Biking in Alpharetta

Get Outside

Alpharetta is not just for eating – it is for exploring! Venture outdoors to some of Alpharetta’s beautiful parks which feature walking trails, luscious scenery and playgrounds for the kids. Additionally, the city’s nearly 15 miles of trails beckons nature enthusiasts to come out and explore. Big Creek Greenway and Webb Bridge Park are two great starting points for your outdoor adventure. If you’re hoping to dive deeper into excitement, Alpharetta also offers a ropes course at the YMCA and geocaching, an outdoor treasure hunt fit for the entire family.

Pouring a beer at Jekyll Brewing

Things To Do

Alpharetta caters to both the nature lover and the entertainment seeker. Stop by Jekyll Brewing Company and sip some local brews, take a tour and leave with a souvenir glass. The brewery is a local favorite that you do not want to miss. For a little friendly competition, head over to Topgolf and practice your golf swing while sampling various items from the outstanding menu. If you are looking to dive into the music scene, check out this season’s lineup at Ameris Bank Amphitheatre. The venue seats 12,000 and consistently brings in the biggest and best names in music.

Family on hotel bed with a map


After a day of eating and exploring, recharge at any of Alpharetta’s more than 25 modern and affordable hotels. Ready to plan your weekend getaway? Book your Alpharetta hotel stay directly through our online booking engine.  With so much fun in one weekend, you will need a place where you can rest up for the action-packed days ahead.

With so many ways to eat, explore, stay and play, why not make it a weekend in Alpharetta?