Labor Day in Alpharetta

Make the last few weekends of summer count by having a blast on Labor Day in Alpharetta. Visitors will enjoy a long weekend packed with fun events, live music and family-friendly activities. Boasting over 800 acres of lush green space and parkland in Alpharetta, everyone can find their outdoor oasis within the city limits. Whether you are looking for a sunny day picnic spot, trails to get in your 10,000 steps, an arboretum to educate and reflect, or a place for the kiddos to get out some energy, Alpharetta parks has something for everyone in your crew. Make the most of the three-day weekend with our Love Your Labor Day Weekend Getaway in Alpharetta blog and book your stay here.

2021 Atlanta Freedom Bowl
September 2-4, 2021
Thursday & Friday at 7:30 pm
Sunday at 7:00 pm
Milton High School
13025 Birmingham Hwy.
Alpharetta, GA 30004
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The Freedom Bowl brings together six top high school football teams over Labor Day Weekend to compete in three games over three days at Milton High School. The event encompasses over 500 players and 75 coaches to promote high school football and player development.

Avalon Nights Live
September 3, 2021
6:00 -8:00 pm
400 Avalon Blvd.
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Kick back and groove to the tunes all season long. Unwind after a long week with live music in The Plaza every Friday from 6PM to 8PM at Avalon Nights Live! Grab your friends and family and get ready to dance the night away.

A Night on the Nile
September 3, 2021
6:30 – 8:00 pm
Publix Aprons Cooking School
4305 State Bridge Rd.
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Join us for a night of Egyptian dishes. Enjoy the spices and tradition of an ancient land.

My Morning Jacket and Brittany Howard
September 3, 2021
7:00 pm – 11:30 pm
Ameris Bank Amphitheatre
2200 Encore Parkway
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My Morning Jacket is an American rock band formed in Louisville, Kentucky in 1998. The band consists of vocalist/guitarist Jim James, bassist Tom Blankenship, drummer Patrick Hallahan, guitarist Carl Broemel, and keyboardist Bo Koster. The band’s sound, rooted in rock and country, is often experimental and psychedelic. The group amassed a following beginning in the 2000s in part due to their live performances.

Earth Wind and Fire Tribute
September 3-5, 2021
7:30 pm – 9:00 pm & 9:30 pm – 11:00 pm
The Velvet Note
4075 Old Milton Pkwy.
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By popular demand, we are bringing the Ray Howard Band back in 2020 for their tribute to the beloved EW&F. Here’s your chance to get your jazz-funk-disco-soul groove on, accompanied by some of the hottest musicians around. Bandleader Ray Howard pulls out all of the stops in this weekend-long- tribute to EARTH, WIND & FIRE–one of the most critically acclaimed bands of the twentieth century.

Alpharetta Farmers Market
September 4, 2021
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Towne Green by Alpharetta City Hall
2 Park Plaza
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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.

Home Town Mortgage Presents College Football Game Days on the Big Screen at CHIRINGA
September 4, 2021
9:00 am – 10:30 pm
34 South Main Street
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Big games need big screens! On Saturday, September 4th, CHIRINGA and Home Town Mortgage have once again joined forces to kickoff Labor Day weekend with prime time college football on “The Max”, a giant mobile LED wall that makes fans feel like they’re right on the field. Free to attend and for all ages, game day will begin at 9:00 a.m. with complimentary Warm Waves coffee being poured on CHIRINGA’s spacious patio. Hungry diners and imbibers can enjoy elevated beach food and drinks beginning at 11:00 a.m. while watching the Penn State vs. Wisconsin game at 12:00 p.m., Alabama vs. Miami game at 3:30 p.m. and UGA vs. Clemson game at 7:30 p.m.

Alpharetta Music Match Featuring Anslee Davidson
September 4, 2021
12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Urban Hardware
12305 Crabapple Rd.
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Anslee has found a home in between the Country/Folk/Americana genres.Her engaging presence draws the audience in to her heartfelt storytelling through song.

Family Day Rustic Pumpkins
September 4, 2021
3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Painting with a Twist
11770 Haynes Bridge Rd.
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Sip. Paint. Relax.
Arrive 10 minutes early to get uncorked, smocked & in your seat! If you’re coming with others, but making reservations separately, give us your group’s name or point person in the Special Request box. We’ll seat you together!

Alpharetta Music Match Featuring Rocco Gorelik
September 4, 2021
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Four Fat Cows
64 North Main St.
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Rocco Gorelik is an 11-year-old aspiring musician.His favorite guitarists are Eddie Van Halen and Slash. His favorite style of music to listen to and play is classic rock, power ballads and hair metal.

Surrender Hill
September 4, 2021
8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Matildas Music Under the Pines
850 Hickory Flat Rd.
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Separately, Salmon and Seekins are strong, sharp-voiced musicians, with songs inspired by their colorful and unusual backgrounds. Together, they’re something bigger: a soulful, countrified duo whose music nods not only to America’s rural pockets, but also to the world at large.

The Market at Avalon
September 6, 2021
Wednesday – Saturday 11:00 am – 8:00 pm
Sunday – Thursday 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
400 Avalon Blvd.
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Introducing The Market at Avalon, a one-stop-shop for all your gifting needs this summer! Featuring a selection of specially curated handcrafted goods from local and small businesses.

Let’s Face It
Now through October 15, 2021
Alpharetta Arts Center
238 Canton St.
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It’s been a while since we have seen each other FACE TO FACE and show our HAPPY FACES. So come on, BABY FACE, let’s FACE FACTS, and put on a PLEASANT FACE and SAVE FACE.printmaking, photography, sculpture, and fiber art.