Push Play on an Alpharetta Music Getaway
From every corner of the city, you’ll find an acoustic artist crooning, a big-name band jamming or a unique musical experience waiting to be seen & heard. Hundreds of concerts, music festivals and live music events await you here in 2022!
ROCK OUT AT AMERIS BANK AMPHITHEATRE
After fifteen years of hosting hit-makers in Alpharetta, this epic 12,000-capacity amphitheatre welcomes its 2022 concert season with all the live tunes we’ve been longing for this year. There’s not a bad seat in the house at this harmonious haven with impeccably manicured greenery and state-of-the-art jumbo screens to ensure you never miss a single second of your favorite drum solo or the lead singer’s signature dance moves. The lineup for the year is sizzlin’ with names like Tim McGraw, The Doobie Brothers, Tears for Fears, Styx & REO Speedwagon, Backstreet Boys, Chicago, Jack Johnson, Rod Stewart and more! Admission ticket required.
SAVE THE DATE! OCTOBER 7-8
WIRE & WOOD ALPHARETTA MUSIC FESTIVAL RETURNS
Wire & Wood is the city’s most anticipated music event of the year! Enjoy soulful live music flowing through the streets of Downtown Alpharetta as more than 30 local, regional and national artists perform original songs on multiple stages. Performers will also croon their tunes at quaint restaurants and businesses throughout Downtown. Listeners will learn about the music as artists share the stories behind their tunes while interacting with the audience. Wire & Wood was selected as one of the Top 20 Events in October 2018 by the Southeast Tourism Society. Free admission.
KICK BACK & GET FUNKY UNDER THE PINES AT MATILDA’S
Reserve a table, pack a picnic and get ready to experience the fabulously funky Southern charm of Matilda’s Music Under the Pines. This open-air venue is nestled under the stars and allows you to hear what a real porch jam session truly sounds like from artists such as Michelle Malone, Kurt Lee Wheeler, Granville Automatic and The Black Feathers. Admission ticket required.
GET JAZZED AT THE VELVET NOTE
The Velvet Note is a beautifully crafted listening room to enjoy exceptional musical talent at the purest vocal and instrumental reception available to a live audience. The venue was a winner of Downbeat Magazine’s Best Jazz Venues Worldwide Award. Admission ticket required.
HEAR UNIQUE JAMS AT ALPHARETTA MUSIC MATCH
Alpharetta’s Music Match program was created to bring original musicians to local restaurants and venues to create a vibrant music scene year-round in the city. From front stoop sessions at Clothes Horse Men’s Apparel to patio pickin’ at Chiringa, Alpharetta has local music strumming most nights of the week. Free admission.
TUNES IN THE PARK WITH HOME BY DARK
Home by Dark at Brooke Street Park Concert Series: This beloved free music series returns for select Saturdays in 2022 throughout the warmer months. Located on the East Lawn behind City Hall, bring a blanket and picnic to enjoy a night of stories, songs, and inspiration you’ll never forget. Free admission.
Home by Dark Concerts at Union Hill Park: One Weekend each month, May – Oct: The inaugural year of this new music series with Home by Dark at Union Hill Park will provide patrons an opportunity to purchase premier table seating for a premium musical experience under the covered pavilion nestled amongst the peaceful trees of the park. Admission ticket required.
LIVE IT UP AT AVALON NIGHTS LIVE
Relax and revel in live tunes all summer long with Avalon Nights Live! Unwind after a long week with free live music in Avalon’s Plaza every Friday evening from April 8 through October 21. Bring your own tailgate chairs and groove the night away! Free admission.