As we eagerly anticipate a new year and a new beginning, Alpharetta’s got all the perfect merriments to brighten up 2020 and help you find that festive feeling. Shopping galore? Yes, please! Outdoor holiday displays and life-size nutcrackers? Yup! Open air events and holiday cooking classes? Sign us up! It’s time for a break so plan a relaxing Alpharetta holiday retreat to get you and your crew in the joyous spirit. For more ideas on how to make your holidays merry in Alpharetta, GA, view the brochure.
Need to shop your gift list?
With more than 250 shops within a five-mile radius, Alpharetta is your one-stop locale for finding all the perfect holiday gifts for everyone while also finding something special for yourself. The city’s three distinct shopping districts offer so much more than what’s on the rack.
Carve out a day to experience everything Avalon has to offer. Grab a drink to-go from one of 20+ restaurants to sip while strolling the Boulevard, then shop over 60 stores throughout the resort-style community.
Wander the sidewalks amongst the holiday lights to browse over 35 quaint boutiques at your leisure in Downtown Alpharetta. Fuel up for your shopping excursion at more than 45 chef-driven restaurants and eateries in this charming district.
The North Point Mall area makes everyone merry with more than 100 merchants. The area features crowd-favorite stores as well as trendy boutiques. When your stomach starts to growl, satiate your cravings with an array of restaurants by the mall for a quick bite or a four-course meal.
Twinkle, Twinkle from Your Car!
Drive around Downtown Alpharetta and Avalon to see the holiday lights, décor, and displays to get in the spirit. You can also park and walk the sidewalks for a more up-close experience. In Downtown this year, the city will feature dazzling holiday décor and lights, 13 life-sized nutcrackers near the Village Green, and snow on the first three Friday nights in December. Avalon will host a 12-day holiday celebration from November 22 – December 3. At 7 p.m. each night during the 12-day celebration, guests will be dazzled by a spectacular light and fireworks show around Avalon’s 40-foot holiday tree.
The holiday season may look different this year, but that doesn’t mean we can’t celebrate with extra cheer. Alpharetta has an array of holiday events, ranging from alfresco markets able to accommodate social distancing to indoor Santa sightings and holiday cooking classes following the recommended precautionary guidelines.
With so much to do, why not stay overnight for a magical holiday getaway? Book your hotel stay now.
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