Welcome to Woodstock
Storybook charm and old-world elegance in a vibrant town
From its picture-perfect downtown to its gorgeous wooded forests, Woodstock embodies everything people love about living in northern Georgia. Known as "The City of the Unexpected," Woodstock has become one of Atlanta's trendiest communities. What was once considered a bedroom community has now become one of the nation's fastest-growing suburbs. When you look at everything Woodstock has to offer, it's easy to understand why so many people are falling in love with this beautiful community.
Located just 35 minutes north of Atlanta, Woodstock is a charming small town that sparks the imagination. With its lovely historic buildings and its stunning green spaces, being in Woodstock feels like being in a Hallmark movie, highlighting the best of southern living. Home to upscale shops, restaurants, breweries, and cafes, Woodstock has everything you could ever want in a bigger city without sacrificing the close-knit, small-town feel.
What to Love
- Upscale shops and restaurants
- Easy access to beautiful parks and award-winning golf courses
- Ideally located just 35 minutes north of Atlanta
- Picture-perfect downtown square
Woodstock residents experience a fantastic quality of life in this small town, from its abundance of green spaces to its numerous luxury amenities. While Woodstock is not the largest Atlanta suburb, it is one of the fastest-growing communities in the nation. As more and more people discover the benefits of living in Woodstock, the area will continue to develop, which means even greater access to luxury services and amenities.
Woodstock residents experience a more laidback, stress-free quality of life than those living in Atlanta’s downtown core. Located 35 minutes from Atlanta, it’s also quite manageable for those who commute to the city daily. For residents considering moving to Woodstock, prospective homebuyers can find homes in various architectural styles, including traditional and contemporary homes.
Dining, Entertainment, & Shopping
For those who desire big-city amenities in a small, tight-knit town, no community strikes this balance better than Woodstock. It is the ideal destination for gastronauts and wine enthusiasts. From Asian to Spanish cuisine, here are some of the area’s best fine dining establishments.
Ipp’s Pastaria & Bar, known for its signature pasta and Italian fare, is perfect for an elegant date night. If you love Spanish cuisine, Rootstock Restaurant & Bar offers some of the best Spanish tapas and desserts around. Dine with your friends, order a bottle of wine, and have a fabulous night out.
Woodstock is known for having two of the area’s best Asian restaurants: KPOP BBQ and Bar and Izumi Asian Bistro. KPOP BBQ and Bar is known for its authentic Korean barbeque and lively atmosphere. Izumi Asian Bistro is a cozy, Asian-fusion restaurant featuring classic Chinese and Japanese dishes, including sushi, pho, curry, and more.
For some of the area’s best burgers, check out Canyons Fresh Grill. Try some of their signature craft burgers or create your own custom burger for an exceptional dining experience. Another fabulous casual eatery is Century House. Located in downtown Woodstock, Century House was converted from a historic home to a restaurant and is one of the area’s most popular eateries. Try one of their signature cocktails, sit on the patio, and enjoy an easygoing dining experience in Woodstock.
Things to Do
From the forest to the sky, there are no limitations for how to experience elevated living in Woodstock. For a one-of-a-kind experience, check out Balloon Atlanta, where you can book a hot-air balloon ride and see panoramic views of Woodstock, Atlanta, and the Blue Ridge Mountains.
Those who prefer to keep their feet planted on the ground can explore some of the area’s best parks and nature trails, including Blankets Creek Trail and Red Top Mountain State Park. If you prefer to be out on the water, Woodstock is just a short distance from Lake Allatoona, one of North Atlanta’s most popular recreational lakes.
For a relaxing, easy-going experience, check out Reformation Brewery, a microbrewery known for its locally-sourced beer and coffee. Head to Berry Patch Farms to pick your own blueberries, pumpkins, and other produce.
Similar to many towns in the area, Woodstock is part of the Cherokee County School District. Some of the area’s top educational opportunities include: