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

  • Alpharetta Brew Moon SummerFest

    Alpharetta Brew Moon SummerFest

    06/06/2015 - 06/06/2015

    Gather your friends and celebrate summer 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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  • Youth Fishing Derby

    Youth Fishing Derby

    06/06/2015 - 06/06/2015

    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 Alpharetta

    Annual Alpharetta "June Singing" of the Sacred Harp

    06/14/2015 - 06/14/2015

    Release your spirit in this uniquely American tradition. The Singing of the Sacred Harp brings a variety of people from shared cultural heritages together to sing four-part hymns and anthems. Beginners and newcomers are welcome as singers or listeners. No musical experience or religious affiliation is required.

    This annual event in Alpharetta has been bringing together an informal network of people interested in participating and promoting a cappella singing from the Sacred Harp and ot... read more

  • 4th of July Celebration - Wills Park

    4th of July Celebration - Wills Park

    07/04/2015 - 07/04/2015

    Pack a picnic and celebrate our great nation with your family and friends at Alpharetta's Wills Park under the stars. Come decked out in your best red, white and blue. Children's activities and local entertainment will be on the lawn behind Alpharetta Community Center from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Food vendors will be located throughout the park from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Spectacular fireworks begin at dusk rain or shine.

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  • Scarecrow Harvest

    Scarecrow Harvest

    10/03/2015 - 10/03/2015

    See more than 100 scarecrows standing tall and proud along the streets of downtown Alpharetta, inspiring fall spirit. A family street party that continues into the night offers a farmers market, groovy music, free hayrides, quirky face painting, artsy activities and delicious food.

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  • Traditional Christmas Tree Lighting

    Traditional Christmas Tree Lighting

    12/05/2015 - 12/05/2015

    All the magic of Christmas glistens at the annual lighting of the 45-foot-tall live spruce tree with 10,000 white lights. Starting at 5 p.m. on Dec. 5, 2015, Santa and Mrs. Claus will be visiting with children all evening in the gazebo. A North Fulton Jaycee's volunteer will be on hand to help take free online photos, or parents may bring their cameras to take photos. Mayor Belle Isle will read the children's classic book, 'Twas the Night Before Christmas. An entertainment program will featu... read more