Between all the work and school, it’s important that you carve time out for some family fun. Our Johns Creek apartments offer residents the ideal location for commuting to work or school while still being close to all the fun and entertainment that Atlanta and its surrounding suburbs have to offer.
Just a short drive from NorthHaven at Johns Creek are endless opportunities for your family to laugh, bond, and create lifelong memories together. No matter if you have a growing family with young tots or teens that are about to graduate from high school, our apartments in Johns Creek have everything your family needs – both on-property and off.
The next time you and your family find yourself with some free time, be sure to check out these fun and entertaining options located right in your backyard.
Explore and appreciate Georgia’s history and nature and Autrey Mill
A wonderful way to spend time with your family is being outdoors and Autrey Mill is the perfect place to do that. Autrey Mill is a 46-acre nature preserve with scenic trails and a heritage village with historic buildings and a rich history for your family to explore. Spend the day visiting the village which features original buildings from the 1800s as well as numerous exhibits explaining the property’s mill history from the 1800s through the 1900s.
Afterward, take a stroll on Autrey Mill’s 2.5 miles of trails to see gorgeous wildflowers, soaring trees, and plenty of local wildlife. You’ll find that there is so much to explore between the old mill, rustic bridges, a gold mine, and a breathtaking overlook. All of this free outdoor entertainment is less than a 15-minute drive from our apartments in Johns Creek. Check their calendar throughout the year for family-related events like a Spooky Mill during Halloween and Wild Weekend where kids can get up close with local animals.
Experience another reality at iSimu VR
Spend time with your family in an alternate reality at iSimu VR. iSimu VR is a virtual reality experience for the entire gang. Each member of the family will enter their own booth, put on their VR headset, and access their virtual reality custom game launcher with over 15 multi-player games (and dozens more in total). Ranging from kid-friendly options for the young ones and scarier more graphic options for the teens and adults, they have a game perfect for every gamer.
As Atlanta’s first virtual reality arcade, it’s definitely the hot location to take the entire family. Better yet, book your next birthday party or celebration at iSimu VR. Your entire group will unlimited access to games with up to 48 of your closest friends and family.
Get active and jump around at XtremeHopp Johns Creek
From the same company that brought Atlanta HippoHopp, the indoor playground for tiny kids – Xtreme Hopp at Johns Creek is a crazy fun indoor trampoline park for kids and adults of all ages. You and your little ones can bounce around from trampoline to trampoline or you can test your skills on their Ninja Warrior or Parkour courses. Balance on the Log Roll or fight it out on the Battle Beam, your family will have lots of laughs in the XtremeHopp foam ball pit.
Feel free to spend the entire day or afternoon at Xtreme Hopp because you can fuel up at The Bolt Cafe where your family can order sandwiches, smoothies, or a hot slice of pizza. You won’t have a hard time planning the next party because Xtreme Hopp is another incredible venue option. Their kids’ and glow-in-the-dark parties have earned numerous awards, so you can’t go wrong with XtremeHopp for your next party or event.
Engage in some family-friendly competition at K1 Speed
Is your family known to be a bunch of thrill-seekers? Then you’ll probably find yourself frequenting K1 Speed, not far from our apartments in Johns Creek. Rain or shine, you and your family can experience the thrill of indoor go-kart racing up to speeds of 45 mph.
If you find that you have a real racer in the family, K1 Speed even offers a Challenge GP karting league where they can compete on a regular basis. Of course, you can just show up and do a few laps too. Another perk to spending the day at K1 Speed is that you can feel good about your impact on the environment as their karts have zero emissions.
Visit the Deep Blue Sea at the Georgia Aquarium
Have you ever wanted to get an up-close view of a seal? Dolphin? What about a giant stingray? You can get hands-on with these creatures – or just view them from afar – at the Georgia Aquarium. Kids and adults of all ages can wander the grounds of this beautiful establishment and learn about all things that live in the sea. Check out all of their animal exhibits and be sure to experience a live show with penguins, dolphins, and more.
For parents, summers can be difficult when dealing with a work schedule and no school. Luckily, the Georgia Aquarium offers H2O Camp for kids where they can spend the summer engaging in fun and educational experiences. They’ll learn all sorts of fun facts about aquatic creatures and the habitat that they live in. Different themed camps are offered for children ages 5 to 13.
Climb to great heights at Treetop Quest
What better way to connect with your family than conquering your fears together? At Treetop Quest, you can not only conquer your fears – but you’ll have fun doing it! Treetop Quest is an aerial tree park where people can climb to new heights, connect with nature, and explore with people that they love. You and your family can zipline and go through treetop obstacles, with easier courses for the little kids and a harness-free course for the more experienced adventurer.
Sign your kids up for a Treasure Hunt at Treetop Quest where they’ll use maps to navigate through the park, answering nature-related questions, and solving puzzles to finally lead them to the treasure’s location. Perfect for kids 5 and up – birthday parties too.
Endless amounts of family fun near our Johns Creek apartments
We know how important it is to spend time with your loved ones and create those lasting memories. Lucky for us, family fun can be found around every corner when you live at NorthHaven at Johns Creek. Schedule a tour of our apartments in Johns Creek today to view our 1-, 2-, and 3-bedroom spacious floorplans.