This article is in partnership with the CVB of Alpharetta, GA however all opinions are my own.
If you’re on the hunt for things to do in Alpharetta, GA, look no further than these awesome family-friendly activities! Entire fun for your entire family awaits!
Alpharetta, GA is a great little suburb area right outside at Atlanta and my crew and I were fortunate enough to be able to take a little family-friendly trip to check out all the activities. Let me tell you…Alpharetta, GA does not disappoint! I was blown away by all the things to do and places to eat in Alpharetta! It seemed like at every turn, there was another family-friendly activity just waiting for us to explore!
15 Things To Do in Alpharetta, GA for Family Fun
Known as The Technology City of the South, Alpharetta is a great place for families to live and grow. With the current median age for the city in the mid-’30s, it’s a vibrant and active town for careers to start and memories to be made. The current population is right around 60,000 and growing. With a learning environment being fostered throughout the entire town, the majority of the population is highly educated with just over 62% of the residents holding their Bachelor’s degree.
While the people living in Alpharetta like to work on their careers, they also have a ton of activities that are perfect for family fun!
While this is by no means an inclusive list of Alpharetta, GA activities, these are just a few of the ones that we were able to experience and enjoy.
Topgolf in Alpharetta is an amazing venue that offers golf, food and tons of family interaction. Challenge each other to a game and see if anyone can get a hole in one!
Oversized targets are just one way that kids can be involved in learning how to golf and if you and your family want some private time, you can even rent bays where you can have privacy, food, and fun right on the lanes. With prices starting as low as $4.16 per person (with a group of 6), you can be certain that your time spent at Topgolf will be well spent!
Love to bowl and looking for a place to hit those pins? Main Event has you and all your bowling needs covered. (not to mention a ton of other amazing food options as well!)
It’s one of the best places for kids to roam and explore on the ropes course, laser tag or to stop and play in the arcade! There is seriously something fun for all ages just waiting at Main Event.
Always wanted to paint your own pottery? Artrageous Potter is ready and waiting for you to channel your inner artist.
Never any studio fees, and always a good time! Hosting a pottery party can be an awesome idea for birthday parties, girls night out or even a fun boys or girls scout event!
Painting with a Twist
Give your family the chance to follow directions from Painting with a Twist and they’re certain to love what they can create!
Directed from start to finish by an actual artist, if you and your children can listen and follow the directions there’s a great chance that everyone in your family will end the night with their own masterpiece.
Avalon on Ice
Lace up those ice skates and hit that frozen water! Avalon on Ice is seasonal fun for the entire family!
Not only can you and your family skate the day away, but you can also stop and check out some of the great retail shopping and restaurants as well. Ice skating works up quite the appetite!
Jenis Ice Cream
Taste local ingredients with a single (or double) ice cream cone from Jenis Ice Cream!
Let your kids taste fun and unique flavors waiting at Jenis Ice Cream. Flavors like Gooey Butter Cake, Salty Caramel or Pistachio and Honey just don’t come along every day!
Buca di Peppo
Family-style Italian dinner options in Alpharetta are delicious and available at Buca di Peppo! So good!
Try their towering layers upon layers of lasagna or see just how many meatballs you can eat…each and every bite is worth it and so delicious.
Craving seafood during your trip to Alpharetta, GA? Pappadeaux has you covered. Delicious southern seafood options await!
Offering a great kids menu, everyone in your family will be able to find and order something that they’ll love!
No trip to Alpharetta would be complete without a stop at Kilwins! Candy, caramels and other amazing homemade treats line the walls just waiting to treat you!
You’ll want to try them all, trust me….and so will your kids! Instead of eating everything at once and risking a tummyache, buy some to go that you can enjoy during the duration of your time in Alpharetta.
We’re always on the hunt for great pizza restaurants and we fell in love with Antico Pizza! Plus, the relaxed and casual environment was great!
The kids loved being able to order pizza and relax as well and kept saying that it was some of the best pizza that they’d ever eaten.
North Point Mall Carousel
Take a trip to the mall North Point Mall and treat yourself to a carousel ride! It’s relaxing and a great way to put up your feet for a bit!
Do you remember the last time that you rode on a carousel? Between you and your kids, everyone can choose the animal they want to ride on and relax as they go around and around.
Embassy Suites By Hilton
Traveling in comfort and style is HUGE on my list. I highly recommend booking a room for your family at the Embassy Suites by Hilton. Clean rooms, great customer service and a top-notch location for exploring all that Alpharetta has to offer.
While there were 4 of us in the hotel room, we never once felt cramped or crowded at all. We loved how large and open the suite was and it was structured well for the needs of our family.
We loved the fact that we were able to have a hot buffet breakfast every morning the quality was fantastic! We give it 5 stars!
Maple Street Biscuit Company
One word…yum. Maple Street Biscuit Company knows how to cook up a great biscuit – plus a ton of other amazing food!
Your kids will love ordering up a big ol’ glass of fresh squeezed orange juice while you sip away at some of the freshest coffee around.
Ever wonder what you’d look like tiny? As in really, really small? MiniMe Factory can show you!
Not only will you get to see what you look like as a MiniMe, but you and your family will be educated in the entire process as well. Visiting here is a great way to get educated and have fun!
If you’re looking for southern comfort food and some delicious BBQ options, Smokejack BBQ is where you need to be.
From ribs to anything chicken, it’s seriously finger-licking good. And this is one meal that you’ll let your kiddos eat with their hands.
Planning a family friendly tip to Alpharetta, GA is actually really simple to do! With all these amazing activities and options, you might actually want to consider extending your stay to get them all in! Plan carefully and book ahead if possible. You don’t want to miss out on any of these family-friendly activities.
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