Historic Hudson River Towns
Working Together on the Shores of the Hudson

Rockland

County Image: 
Hudson River Towns in Rockland County, New York

SeptemberFest Street Fair

September 10, 2017

Outdoor fun doesn’t end on Labor Day in Nyack. The festivities continue into fall as the Village hosts the Nyack Chamber’s annual SeptemberFest street fair — rain or shine. Admission is free. Families and fun-seekers shouldn’t miss this unique event, featuring over 300 vendors offering fine crafts, jewelry, art, photography, collectibles, antiques, quality handmade crafts, unique gifts — and much more. Not to mention the great shops and restaurants in Nyack that will be joining in with special offers.

Read more

The Nyack Famous Street Fair

July 9, 2017

The Nyack Famous Street Fair will be held from 10 to 5 downtown Main Street and Broadway and is held rain or shine. This exciting event is a great way to spend a spring day shopping amongst the over three hundred vendors from five states lining downtown Nyack. The fair features booths bursting with arts and crafts, a great selection of retail items, collectibles, home décor and commercial vendors. The whole family will have fun shopping at this unique street fair.

Read more

Rockland

On the West side of the Hudson River, lies beautiful Rockland County. Rockland is a unique mix of scenic Hudson River villages and mountain vistas, hiking trails, active farmland, entertainment, fine dining, shopping, art and theater.

Read more

The Nyacks, NY

Nyack is home to artists and actors, writers and musicians, outdoor enthusiasts and devotees of the water. We are a vibrant, eclectic village on the banks of the mighty Hudson River. Our walkable downtown offers an array of shopping, dining, and arts to please every palate. Our nightlife will keep your toes tapping and put a smile on your face.

Come to Nyack, New York — a diverse, creative hub bubbling with unique dining, shopping, visual, musical and theatrical offerings. Immerse yourself in the incredible natural beauty of the Hudson River, Hook Mountain and acres of parks.

Read more

The Haverstraws, NY

The Village of Haverstraw is as historically rich as it is ethnically and culturally diverse. Known to locals as “the Village,” Downtown Haverstraw is set amidst a breathtaking natural landscape at the widest point of the Hudson River and in the shadow of the Palisades Escarpment’s crowning peak High Tor Mountain. The Village has a growing high-density population of over 12,000 people on a land area of two square miles, much of which is within a 10 minute walk of the Hudson River.

Haverstraw’s Vaudeville-era Broadway opera houses and stages hosted the theatrical debut of George M. Cohan, who then went on to create Broadway as we now know it. Saving High Tor from quarrying was not only the impetus for Pulitzer Prize winner Maxwell Anderson’s 1936 play named for the mountain, but led to the creation of the Palisades Interstate Park Commission and the creation of the first made-for-television film of the same name starring Bing Crosby and a budding Julie Andrews in 1956. Babe Ruth came to Haverstraw to star in one of many silent films made in and near the Village at facilities operated by founder of Paramount Adolph Zukor and theatre magnate and MGM creator Marcus Loew. Edward Hopper and the Hudson River School artists painted here. The Village remains a lure for historians, creatives and for those seeking a distinctive respite from mainstream suburban lifestyle.

Read more

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - Rockland

©2017 Historic Hudson
River Towns, Inc.

Jerry Faiella
Executive Director
Phone: 914-760-8067

Nancy Gold
Marketing Director
Phone: 914-232-6583

Dutchess