Welcome To Sandy Springs!
Located just north of Downtown Atlanta, the city of Sandy Springs offers residents and guests both immediate access to big-city excitement and traditional Southern charm. Sandy Springs is rich in a variety of unique delights: more than 20 miles of glorious shoreline along the Chattahoochee River, 11 parks city-wide, and a sense of community that sustains and welcomes all. Browse through this site for information about our quality hotels, festive events, fine dining and shopping options, and great places to enjoy our amazing outdoor recreation areas. For your FREE Visitors Guide, Click here.
Join Sandy Springs Hospitality & Tourism, The National Park Service and The City of Sandy Springs for the 8th Annual Summer Splash at the Chattahoochee River.
The event will take place on Saturday, July 25, 2015 from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. (boats will be launched from 8:30 a.m. – noon only). The Summer Splash has been designed as a fun and relaxing way for local families and visitors to enjoy the Chattahoochee River by providing a safe venue for an enjoyable and relaxing six mile float. You will float the Chattahoochee River from Morgan Falls Dam to Powers Island in rafts, canoes, paddle boards, and kayaks; please no paddle boats or tubes. Following the float, there will be food, music, kid’s activities, wildlife programs, exhibitors, and more at Powers Island. Bring your kayak, canoe or raft, or rent from one of the participating outfitters. The outfitters and links to their sites are listed on the Welcome Letter that you receive when you register. To register for the 2015 Summer Splash, Click here.