10 Holiday Events to Attend in Alpharetta

Tis the season!! Get out of the house and spend time with family and friends at some of the best events in the Alpharetta area. Our friends at Awesome Alpharetta have compiled lists of all holiday events held in the area until 2021, and we are here to support. We have pulled some of the best family friendly / date night options for you and the family to enjoy. Reserve your spots with the links provided, and tell them Phase Family Center sent ya.

Sawnee Ballet Nutcracker Movie and Show

The Legacy Theater at Phase

Dec. 16thand 17th

An event for the whole family! With two shows Friday the 16th and two shows Saturday the 17th, the Sawnee Ballet Co. has creatively prepared a COVID friendly Nutcracker experience. The entire family can enjoy the traditional performance of The Nutcracker, at a private table, professionally filmed and streamed on a 30ft LED wall. The movie, is also accompanied by live dancers from the Sawnee Ballet Company. Online ticket sales are closed, however you can purchase tickets at the door night of. All are welcome.

Christmas Market

North Point Mall

Dec. 18th– 20th11:00am – 6:00pm

Located on the lower level of North Point Mall, shop unique gifts from local artisans and crafters. No tickets required.

Avalon on Ice

The Avalon

Reoccurring Event until January 18th

The Rockefeller – inspired ice skating rink is an annual community favorite. General admission is $18 / person, and children 9 years and younger can skate for $14 10:00am – 10:00pm. Visit www.experienceavalon.com for more information.

VIP Food & Wine Experience

Publix Aprons Cooking School

December 18th 6:00pm – 7:00pm

Call up the babysitter, and spend an evening with your partner or best friends learning more about the Wine Rating System. Taste two whites and two reds, each paired with a chef inspired dish, as the staff discuss the importance of seeking out 90 point + rated wines. Additional registration available for a two course dinner following the tasting.

Snow in Downtown Alpharetta

Village Green by Alpharetta City Hall

First three Fridays in December. 6:00pm – 7:00pm

Bring the family downtown and enjoy the snow flurries brought to the village green. The snow flurries is accompanied by life-sized nutcrackers and additional winter décor.

Live Radio Play : “It’s a Wonderful Life”

Act1 Theater

Fridays and Saturdays 8pm Sundays at 2:00pm

From a 1940s radio broadcast to an onstage ensemble, Act1 Theater brings a Christmas Classic to life surrounding a thrilling story about idealistic character, George Bailey.

Shows Fridays and Saturdays at 8:00pm, and Sundays at 2:00pm.

Family Painting “Crazy Reindeer”

Painting With a Twist

Dec. 19th 1:30pm – 3:00pm

This class is not just for kids, it’s a full family affair. Spend your Saturday afternoon getting creative with the little ones, painting with inspiration from the “Crazy Reindeer”. Call 470.294.0051 to reserve your group’s spot.

Breakfast with Santa at Oak Steakhouse

The Avalon – Oak Steakhouse

December 20 9:00am – 10:00am

Not only can you spend breakfast with Santa Clause and his elves, all proceeds from this event go towards Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta. Join the cause for $30 per child, and $40 per adult.

Big & Little Chef: Christmas Cookies

Publix Aprons Cooking School

Dec. 20 9:00am – 10:00am

Dec. 21 6:00pm -7:00pm

Dec. 23 6:30pm – 7:30pm

Dec. 24 2:00pm – 3:00pm

With a menu of mint chocolate crinkle cookies, jolly rancher stained glass cookies, pumpkin whoopie pies, and more, you can learn how to bake some of the best holiday treats with your family at home. Santa approved recipes.

Winter Northern Lights – Sip and Paint

Painting With a Twist

Jan 2 4:00 – 6:00pm

Step into the new year, with a sip and paint date night. Bring your spouse, bring your friends, and enjoy an evening getting creative on the canvas. Call to schedule your group reservation at 470.294.0051.