9 Must-Visit Attractions for Alpharetta Residents

enjoying family fun attractions in Alpharetta, GA

 

When you’re fortunate enough to live in an amazing city like Alpharetta, GA, there are plenty of ways to spend your valuable leisure time that don’t involve waiting on a repairman all day to come fix your air conditioning system.

At Gagne Heating & Air Conditioning, we won’t make you wait. Our professional repairmen show up quickly and on time – every time.

So if your heating or cooling system goes, don’t fret. Call Gagne and check out one of the fun suggestions below for ideas on how to enjoy this beautiful southern town.

Wills Park Equestrian Center

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If you’re one of Alpharetta’s horse lovers, this is the place for you. What better way to spend your day than gallivanting through 50 acres of rolling North Georgia hills, covered arenas, 298 horse stalls and outside rings.

To schedule a ride or see their events, visit the website.

Historic Mansell House

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Pay a visit to this beautiful restored Queen Anne style home that demonstrates Alpharetta’s rich heritage. The Mansell House offers walking tours of the home and gardens.

To see when they’re open, visit the website.

Webb Bridge Park

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If you feel the need to escape city life, then you’ll enjoy this expansive park located just a few miles north of North Point Mall. Relaxation and outdoor activities abound at this beautiful location.

For directions and a list of facilities, visit the webpage.

Milton Log Cabin

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This is the only remaining building constructed by Future Farmers of America currently in use in the United States and is located on the grounds of Milton High School. It is full of household items and other furnishings from the 19th and 20th century.

To learn the history of the Milton Log Cabin, visit the webpage.

Horse and Buggy Rides at Crabapple Corner

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Rent one of several carriages while exploring and enjoying historic Crabapple, located less than 10 minutes from downtown Alpharetta.

Andretti’s Indoor Karting and Games

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Need a place to take the kids so they can play and get out some of their inexhaustible energy? Andretti’s offers interactive racing and upscale entertainment for family members of all ages to enjoy together.

For locations, prices, and hours of operation, visit their website.

Big Creek Greenway

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Another break from city life for outdoor lovers is Big Creek Greenway. It has paved and wooded trails for a variety of outdoor activities including jogging, biking or rollerblading.

According to the website:

“The concrete trail is approximately 8 miles and meanders along Big Creek parallel to North Point Parkway, from Windward Parkway at Marconi Drive on the north end to Mansell Road on the south end. A soft mulch trail encircles a large wetland between Haynes Bridge Road and Mansell Road. Wildlife such as blue heron, deer, ducks and Canada geese can be observed in this preserved water setting.”

Sounds like a great way to spend an afternoon!

Autrey Mill Nature Preserve and Heritage Center

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Nearly 50 acres of serene hiking trails and outdoor enjoyment make up this nature preserve located in Johns Creek—about a half-hour drive from Alpharetta.

For hours, activities and directions, visit the Autrey Mill website.

Regal Mall of Georgia Imax

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Check out the latest flick on the big screen at the Regal Mall of Georgia Stadium in IMAX (located in the Mall of Georgia). Movie lovers of all ages will no doubt be in awe of this amazing cinematography and cutting edge technology.

For a closer movie theater experience, Alpharetta has several local cinemas nearby such as the Regal Cinemas on 1st St., the AMC Dine-in at the North Point Mall, and the AMC Classic at Mansell Crossing.

As Alpharetta residents know, our community has so much to offer. Spend time visiting and enjoying these places, and don’t waste half a day waiting for your repairman to show up.

If your heating or air conditioning system breaks down, contact Gagne for quick and professional service right away.