TWICE EACH YEAR - Memorial Day Weekend and Veterans Day, white markers bearing the names and the conflict in which local deceased veterans served are displayed along Milton’s busiest roads. Any deceased veteran of a Milton family is qualified to be honored with a marker. When the City of Milton was formed in 2006, Bill… Continue reading Thank You for Your Service!
TASTE OF ALPHARETTA HAS BECOME an annual tradition for festival goers, food connoisseurs and families, who will be able to sample cuisine from over 50 top restaurants. Sample delicious appetizers, entrees and desserts from the top chefs in town. Enjoy culinary demonstrations, activities for all ages and live entertainment. Participating restaurants will not accept cash (tickets… Continue reading Taste of Alpharetta
We’re serious about beer here. Not just any beer - but GOOD BEER. Ever since local legislation relaxed the rules, more breweries are bottling custom beers in North Fulton. It’s no wonder the trend appears to be swinging from bourbon back to beer - good beer. Three beer and wine events kick off this Spring,… Continue reading In Search of the Best Good Beer
GET OUT(side)! This time of year we are given every reason and opportunity to get outside and DO SOMETHING. Some of us (me) go into a subtle social hibernation mode beginning in November, so when March hits we feel a spring in our step. Spring and Fall are what we like to call STREET PARTY… Continue reading Get Out(side)!
The Spring 2018 issue of Milton Life features a terrific cover story about Milton's Planet Fitness which is humbly converting non-traditional gym joiners into raving fitness fans. Click Here to read the magazine online or pick up a copy at over 225+ local businesses, restaurants and professional offices in 30004 and 30009. Enjoy! And, happy… Continue reading Spring 2018 Issue of Milton Life
Publisher's Letter Spring 2018 Hi there! Something funny happened on the way to finishing up this issue - a couple of themes emerged we weren’t expecting or planning. It is apparent to me we have very generous neighbors who give massive amounts of their time and resources to a number of local charities. Every time… Continue reading Publisher’s Letter
Enjoy a variety of 6-8 rotating food trucks and music Thursdays through the summer from 5pm to 9pm at Old Roswell Street. Stroll the streets, eat delicious food, listen to some great music and kick off each weekend a little early! Live music for Food Truck Alley the last Thursdays of the month is sponsored… Continue reading Local Band Revel in Romance to Play at Food Truck Thursday in downtown Alpharetta
Ongoing Events This Summer FOOD TRUCK ALLEY Every Thursday from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m., April 13 thru October 19, Weekly gathering will take place on Old Roswell Street with a variety of rotating food trucks, music, and fun children's activities. Approximately six to eight food trucks will roll out some amazing eats with seating… Continue reading Summer 2017 Calendar of Events
Alpharetta might not be known first for her music scene; but that’s just because we like to keep it hushed. We prefer to keep our local music to ourselves. But fame is sneaking up on us as regional and national media take notice of the eclectic selection of musical talent and unique venues within our… Continue reading Summer 2017 Music Scene in Alpharetta
On Tuesday, August 1, 2017, The Manor Golf & Country Club (15951 Manor Club Drive, Alpharetta) will host the 16th annual HomeStretch Charity Golf Tournament. Individual Players- $225; Foursome - $860 The format is a four-person best ball scramble. They award longest drive, closest to the pin, contests on several holes, a poker hand, and… Continue reading 16th Annual HomeStretch Golf Tournament at The Manor in 2017
Coming off an extraordinary 63 shows in 2016, Rock n’ Roll Hall of Famer Steve Miller is excited to announce his 2017 summer tour campaign with Peter Frampton.. Steve and his band look forward to delving into their deep catalogue of hits from the 60’s, 70’s and 80’s. The tour kicks off in the metro… Continue reading Steve Miller Band w/ Peter Frampton to Verizon Wireless Amp on July 16th
HONOR OUR SOLDIERS Alpharetta City Hall • Sat, August 5 9:15 a.m. Band /Program /Parade Downtown Alpharetta on Roswell Street The City of Alpharetta and American Legion Post 201 hosts the Annual Old Soldiers Day Parade. The parade honors our country’s war veterans and recognizes their service to our country. The City band will begin… Continue reading Old Soldiers Day Parade and Race 2017 in City of Alpharetta
MARCH MAR3 Dynamic Jazz Pianist Madoca Kawahara, 7:30 PM - 11 PM, The Velvet Note, thevelvetnote.com MAR4 Jazz Trombonist Nick FInzer CD Release: Hear & Now, 7:30 PM & 9:30 PM. The Velvet Note, thevelvetnote.com Free Photos with the Easter Bunny, 10 AM - Noon, Alpharetta Welcome Center, 678-297-0102 Spring “Lamb & Bunny” portraits by… Continue reading Spring 2017 Calendar
Milton Hometown Jubilee•May 6, 2017•4pm - 9pm The City of Milton, Ga. and Crabapple Community Association invite you to the 3rd Annual Milton Hometown Jubilee! This signature festival kicks off the spring festival season in Milton and celebrates the best of the Crabapple historic district. Join in this year for live music, food and drink… Continue reading Milton’s Hometown Jubilee May 6th
It’s that time of year when parents begin to plan for the children being home in the summer. Milton and Alpharetta area offers a plethora of amazing camps and summer programs to choose among, whether you need care for your child all day because of work, or you simply need to plan a couple of… Continue reading 2017 Summer Camp Guide
The Alpharetta Chapter of Rivers of the World (ROW.ORG) have organized their annual fundraising golf tournament at TopGolf (10900 Westside Pkwy.) for Thursday, April 27th from 3pm to 6pm. Join them on a beautiful Spring afternoon full of fun and competition, while supporting the work of ROW. All golfers will enjoy two games of TopGolf,… Continue reading Rivers of the World (ROW) Hosts Tourney at Top Golf
GOLF CLUB OF GEORGIA • 1 Golf Club Dr., 30005 golfclubofgeorgia.com Two Arthur Hills-designed courses, Lakeside and Creekside are distinctly different from each other offering the golfer enormous architectural, aesthetic and strategic variety. In 1999, Golf Digest honored Lakeside’s par-5, 607 yard 11th hole as one of “America’s Best 99 Golf Holes.” CROOKED CREEK GOLF… Continue reading Where to Golf in Alpha/Milton?
Children’s Charities was founded by local residents’ Amanda White and Lauren Holmes, two businesswomen who sought to make a difference in the community in which they live –North Fulton & South Forsyth. The organization is 100% volunteer-driven and dedicated to supporting and developing programs that enrich children’s lives in our area. Our efforts are ever… Continue reading Children’s Charities to Build Local Play Park-hosting “Southern Soiree”
Taste of Alpharetta•May 4, 2017 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM Taste of Alpharetta has become an annual tradition for festival goers, families and food connoisseurs. Mark your calendars to dine in Historic Downtown Alpharetta for the 27th Taste of Alpharetta with over 60 restaurants in one fun night. Sample delicious appetizers, entrees and desserts from… Continue reading Taste of Alpharetta May 4, 2017
MILTON: Community Egg Hunt Saturday, April 8, 2017 This family event will include egg hunts for all ages beginning at 10 a.m. Games, face painting, music and a visit from the Easter Bunny will be a part of the festivities ending at noon. We›re excited to bring a good, old fashioned egg hunt to Milton,»… Continue reading Happy Hunting for Easter in Alpha/Milton