Sandy Springs

Charming, Eventful, and Top Rated Living
Charming, Eventful, and Top Rated Living

The city of Sandy Springs is located north of Atlanta and boasts a little more than 100,000 satisfied residents, making it the second-largest city in the metro. Sandy Springs is also home to some of the area’s best hospitals —including Northside Hospital — great shopping, excellent restaurants, beautiful parks, exciting river activities and multiple family-friendly events. Offering easy access to Interstates 285, GA 400 and I-75/85, as well as MARTA, Sandy Springs is convenient to all areas of greater Atlanta, including Truist Park, home of the Braves, which is just a short distance away. 

The City of Sandy Springs has received numerous accolades, including ranking fourth in CNNMoney’s list of Best Places to Live; earning a spot on Forbes’ list of America’s Top 25 Towns to Live Well; and, as of 2021, ranking on’s lists for Best Place to Live in Atlanta and Best Atlanta Area Suburb for Families. But what exactly makes Sandy Springs so special? 

First of all, not only is it convenient to Atlanta, the area has its own charm and appeal. Sandy Springs is right on the Chattahoochee River and offers ample opportunities to relax in nature and explore Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area Trails. Heritage Green Park in Sandy Springs is the site of many fun events and festivals, as well as offering educational and recreational opportunities for residents and visitors. Round out your next day trip to Sandy Springs with a venture to the farmers market for fresh produce and local wares, or perhaps go see a live show at City Springs, the town’s own performing arts center. Events in Sandy Springs take place all year long and include the popular Lantern Parade in June, the Stars and Stripes Celebration in July, the Sandy Springs Festival in September, Restaurant Week in November and more.

Several distinct neighborhoods give Sandy Spring character not found in other areas. Different sections of the city such as the Panhandle, North Springs, Riverside and Perimeter Center all offer their own distinct lifestyles. Whether you’re looking for a stately historic home, modern condominium, sprawling Southern estate or sleek newly constructed abode, it’s here. Come find your ideal life in Sandy Springs soon, and you won’t want to leave. 

Sandy Springs Schools
  • The Legacy Centre Preschool
  • Roswell Road KinderCare
  • Apostles Learning Center
  • Sunshine House of Sandy Springs
  • Primrose School of Sandy Springs South
Public Schools:
  • High Point Elementary School
  • Lake Forest Elementary School
  • Sandy Springs Charter Middle School
  • North Springs High School
  • Spalding Drive Elementary School
Private Schools:
  • Atlanta Country Day School
  • The Chastain School at St. John
  • Springmont School
  • The Galloway School
  • Cumberland Academy of Georgia
Annual Events
  • Sandy Springs Lantern Parade
  • City Green Live
  • Independence Day Fireworks Display
  • Concerts By The Springs
  • Food That Rocks
  • Sandy Springs – Ridgeview Park
  • Abernathy Greenway Park North
  • Morgan Falls Overlook Park
  • Hammond Park
  • Lost Corner Preserve
Golf Courses
  • Steel Canyon Golf Club
  • North Fulton Golf Course
  • Cherokee Town & Country Club
  • Peachtree Golf Club
  • The Westin Atlanta Perimeter North
  • Hyatt House Atlanta / Perimeter Center
  • Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Atlanta Perimeter Center
  • Aria Sandy Springs
  • Glen Errol
  • Heards Forest And Cameron Glen
  • HighPoint
  • Meadowbrook
Shopping & Dining
  • Hammond Springs Shopping Center
  • City Walk Sandy Springs
  • Parkside Shopping Center
  • Sandy Springs Crossing
  • Abernathy Square

AREA Highlights

  • Heritage Sandy Springs Museum
  • Abernathy Greenway Art Park
  • Center Ice Arena
  • Lost Corner Preserve
  • Lantern Parade
  • Sandy Springs Farmers Market

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