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Amenities in Alpharetta, Georgia

Alpharetta provides a growing business community, mixed with a small town ambiance within thirty minutes to the city of Atlanta. Here, businesses and residents alike, enjoy a friendly community complete with a thriving economy and a school system known for its excellence. Alpharetta is what it claims itself to be: Awesome! Alpharetta offers its residents a thriving culinary scene, luxury accommodations, exciting recreation, trendy entertainment and endless shopping opportunities. The schools are top rated - both public and private. Homes are stunning! With golf communities, swim/tennis communities and communities with their own private lake, you will find a variety to choose from.

Shopping at the Avalon

Avalon in Alpharetta is a large 86-acre property with over 500,000 square feet of retail stores, a 12-screen theater, a full-service hotel (coming soon), office space, single-family residences and luxury rental homes. The residential community is connected to the shopping, dining, entertainment, and working space. It’s becoming the place to be! Avalon is the ultimate living, shopping and dining spot!

Downtown Alpharetta

Downtown Alpharetta is located in the center of Alpharetta at the cross roads of North Main Street, South Main Street, Milton Avenue, and Academy Street. Around this area are several historic buildings dating from the late 19th century and older. The downtown area has been restored, replacing more modern buildings with period structures, and includes dining, shopping, and widened brick sidewalks.

Lake Windward Subdivision

Windward in Alpharetta Georgia is a gorgeous residential community! Imagine living in a private lake community with fantastic tennis that produces club level fun and competition. Windward has one of the top golf courses in Georgia along with swimming and diving pools. The community also offers a sports park for basketball, volleyball, softball and more. Windward is set in a 3,400 acre community among rolling, wooded hills in North Fulton County. Conveniently located near Georgia 400 in Alpharetta, Windward is just 15 miles north of I-285 and 26 miles from downtown Atlanta. The community is home to some of the best public and private schools in North Atlanta.

Alpharetta High School

Alpharetta High School is ranked 10th in the state of Georgia and is one of the most sought after school districts. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement courses. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 46 percent. Alpharetta High School is 1 of 19 high schools in Fulton County and The Atlanta Magazine named Alpharetta High School one of the metro Atlanta area's best all-around high schools. Competitive sports at Alpharetta High School include football, basketball, baseball, ice hockey, lacrosse, soccer, wrestling, tennis, track and field, cross country, volleyball, swimming, diving, cheerleading, and golf. Not officially recognized by Georgia High School Association, additional athletic activities however do include rugby, fencing, cricket, ice hockey, and ping pong.

Sage Woodfire Tavern Restaurant

Families, friends and couples will love Sage Woodfire Tavern located off Windward Parkway. The attentive service and sophisticated environment makes dining out with friends and family a joy. The restaurant offers a globally influenced American cuisine with an array of excellent wines. Market-fresh seafood and hand cut steaks are prepared over a wood fire grill.
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Verizon Ampitheatre

Verizon is one of Alpharetta's favorite entertainment spots. The Amphitheatre is a contemporary 12,000-capacity outdoor concert facility that serves as the summer home to the Grammy Award-winning Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and hosts many popular music artists and comedians. It truly is one of the most unique settings for music lovers.
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Alpharetta Farmers Market

The Alpharetta Farmers Market is located on the corner of Milton Ave & Old Canton Street in Downtown Alpharetta. Farmers, gardeners, and creators of a variety of home goods all participate in the market. The Alpharetta Farmers Market is open to the public and admission is free.
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Topgolf Alpharetta

Topgolf in Alpharetta, Georgia is an amazing golf experience and entertainment facility that both pro golfers and families love. Located off Westside Parkway and close to Northpoint Mall, Topgolf also includes event spaces and a great food and drink menu. Guests of any age or skill level will enjoy the climate- controlled hitting bays. Topgolf has become one of Alpharetta’s favorite entertainment spots serving more than 8 million annual visitors worldwide.

Chukkar Farm Polo Field & Event Facility

Chukkar Farm Polo Club & Event Facility is located in Alpharetta, Georgia and provides over 100 acres of pastures, woods, a river crossing, clubhouse, pavilion and a 26-acre lake. This popular Event Facility offers an outdoor venue for Polo matches, weddings, live concerts, corporate outings and team building.

Chukkar Farm hosts several concerts including Home By Dark concerts on the first Saturday evening of each month from May to November. And the Farm has also partnered with Atlanta Plays It Forward to provide a TGIF concerts held on the third Friday of each month from April thru October. The entertainment changes with each concert with each supporting a different local charity at each concert.
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Manor Golf & Country Club

The Manor Golf and Country club sets among the rolling hills of Alpharetta, Georgia and is 40 minutes north of Atlanta. This luxury, high-end gated community offers homes in classic American and European designs, ranging in price from the $800's to over $4 million. The community amenities include 16 tennis courts, an outdoor Jr. Olympic competition pool, a children’s pool, and an amazing 7,200 yard 18-Hole Championship Golf Course designed by Major Champion Tom Watson. Overlooking the property is the stunning 32,000 square foot clubhouse that includes family and fine dining areas, men’s and women’s locker rooms, and a sports center with an indoor heated pool and jacuzzi.

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Amenities in Alpharetta, Georgia