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

Love Theater? Join SLCA''s new Matinee Theater Players
Do you love theater? Have time in the afternoon? Like to keep your acting skills current? You might be interested in SLCA’s Matinee Theater Players. The first meeting of this group will be Tues. September 23rd. held at Sand Lake Center for the Arts. We’ll meet every Tues. from 1-3. The group will...  more>
Goold Orchard''s Apple Festival & Craft Show
Goold Orchard''s presents its 26th Annual Apple Festival & Craft Show  more>