Every Saturday throughout the year. Attracts 10,000-12,000 people.
Popular annual art & music festival. A Saturday in June.
Troy Night Out
Last Friday of every month arts and cultural regularly draws thousands of people onto the streets of Downtown Troy.
Troy Pig Out
Saturday in July. The area's biggest BBQ. Attracts over 20,000 meat-lovers.
Rockin on the River
Every Wednesday summer evening. Attracts over 5,000-8,000 concert-goers per event.
Over 30 secondhand vendors and live music and food. Sundays from July through October.
Flag Day Parade
Nation’s largest Flag Day Parade and televised.
A special welcome event for RPI, Sage and Hudson Valley Community College students the last Friday in August.
Mad machinery races, street performers, peddlers and storytelling during a Saturday in late summer. (2016 3rd annual event attracted over 8.000 people)
15,000 chowder-lovers turn out and judge some of the best chowder in the area. Centered in Monument Square, guests purchase their tickets, explore the vendors and travel to the participating Downtown Troy restaurants distributing chowder from their establishments.
Street entertainment, merchant specials and period costumes abound. Attracts over 20,000 people every year on a Sunday in early December.
10K road race attracting over 7,000 runners every
Thanksgiving morning. It's the Nation’s 12th and the world’s 64th oldest race (started in 1916). It's also the 11th largest Turkey Trot in the nation. Registrants from 39 states and 4 countries.
The Curtis R. Priem Experimental Media and Performing Arts Center at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
220,000-square foot building featuring a concert hall of the 21st century
Designed by London-based Grimshaw Architects opened Fall 2008