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

Meet Me at Duncan''s
7/8/2015
Have you eaten at Duncan''s today?  How about anytime in the last 75 plus years?  more>
Rockin'' on the River
7/8/2015
This free, outdoor concert series gives music fans a wonderful excuse to stay out and about on a Wednesday night!  Special concert with fireworks on Friday, July 3rd.  more>