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

Circle Theatre Players presents "Driving Miss Daisy" opening May 29
Join Sand Lake Center for the Arts - Circle Theatre Players as they present “Driving Miss Daisy.” Written by Alfred Uhry, directed by CarolLynn Langley, and produced by Shirley Neiss. This warm and inviting story which begins in 1948, includes more than a bit of humor, and explores the universal...  more>
Troy Night Out - Kids & Pets Night Out

Troy Night Out is a Monthly Arts and Cultural Event that Takes Place the Last Friday of Every Month in Downtown Troy from 5:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m.