Welcome to Rensselaer County! Located in the Hudson-Mohawk Heritage area of Upstate New York's Capital Region.

Rensselaer County is filled with wonderful contradictions and juxtapositions. It's a special place where rural charm meets urban delights, where cultural opportunities and pastoral pastimes happily coexist, and where American heritage meets cutting-edge technology. Stretching thirty miles along the Hudson River, it offers thousands of acres of parks, miles of trails, and more than 500 lakes, ponds, and even championship golf courses. Read More..

Rensselaer Events

Rockin'' on the River
7/30/2014
Every Wednesday evening from June 18th through August 27th the Downtown Troy Business Improvement District and the City of Troy, present Rockin'' on the River! This free, outdoor concert series gives music fans a wonderful excuse to stay out and about on a Wednesday night!  more>
Town of Schaghticoke Summer Concerts
7/30/2014
Summer concert nights in Schaghticoke!  more>