Atlanta Metro / Alpharetta

Alpharetta Welcome Center

Park Plaza
178 South Main Street; Suite 200
Alpharetta, GA 30009

678-297-0102 | 800-294-0923
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Stop by the Downtown Alpharetta Welcome Center for a glimpse into the warmth and vitality of the city. Pick up a map, brochures and our calendar of events to find out what's happening in town, or speak with a member of our friendly staff. 

The Welcome Center is the best source for information on Alpharetta and all of its shopping, dining, entertainment and recreation options. We also offer information about the surrounding area, from culturally rich Atlanta to the beauty of the North Georgia mountains. With 300 attractions within a 50 mile radius, we can help you plan an action-packed itinerary for a day, a week or longer, bringing you right back to Alpharetta and one of our 23 hotels, dedicated to providing the best in service and comfort.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Monday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM
    Tuesday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM
    Wednesday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM
    Thursday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM
    Friday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM
    Saturday: 10:00AM - 4:00PM

    Admission & Fees

    Admission Fee $0.00

    Facility Amenities

    Free Parking, Public Restrooms

    General Information

    Family-friendly, Handicapped Accessible, Open Year 'Round

    Information/Services Provided

    Maps/Brochures/Guides, Welcome Center

    Near Interstate Highway

    400

    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages

Events

  • Youth Fishing Derby

    Youth Fishing Derby

    06/03/2017 - 06/03/2017

    Children ages 4-12 are invited to participate in the Youth Fishing Derby sponsored by the City of Alpharetta Recreation and Parks Department. Adults must accompany children. Prizes will be awarded for longest fish and most fish caught. Bring fishing gear and bait. 

    The event is free, but pre-registration is required. Space is limited to the first 80 children. To pre-register, call 678-297-6133.

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  • Annual Touch a Truck

    Annual Touch a Truck

    08/19/2017 - 08/19/2017

    Every child's imagination will soar as they explore the parking lot filled with trucks of all shapes and sizes including a fire truck, limo, dump truck, school bus, 18-wheeler and police vehicles! Kids can bounce around in inflatables, participate in all kinds of interactive games, watch animal balloons be made, and get their face painted! Touch a Truck t-shirts and concessions will be available for sale. Please bring cash for food vendors. Parking and admission are free. In case of inclement... read more

  • Free Photos with Princesses at the Alpharetta Welcome Center

    Free Photos with Princesses at the Alpharetta Welcome Center

    08/26/2017 - 08/26/2017

    The Alpharetta Welcome Center is hosting a complimentary photo session on August 26 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Families are invited to stop by the Welcome Center to get a complimentary photo taken with their favorite ice queen and her friends. Reservations are not required and refreshments will be served. A photo will be printed onsite and emailed instantly to each person so it can be shared with family and friends. Attendees are advised to not wear the color green as the photographer will be us... read more

  • Alpharetta Brew Moon Fest

    Alpharetta Brew Moon Fest

    09/30/2017 - 09/30/2017

    Gather your friends and celebrate fall with beer, wine and food from some of Alpharetta's best restaurants. Enjoy an evening filled with music and dancing in the streets.

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  • Scarecrow Harvest

    Scarecrow Harvest

    09/30/2017 - 09/30/2017

    See more than 100 scarecrows standing tall and proud along the streets of downtown Alpharetta, inspiring fall spirit. Join in on the free family entertainment that includes groovy music, free hayrides, quirky face painting, artsy activities, a farmers market, and delicious food.

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