16th Annual TROY RIVER FEST

Showcasing carefully curated, locally crafted handmade goods and local cuisine in an open-air bazaar situated in the scenic, historic downtown district. This event is an organic, grassroots festival designed to mimic the flow of the Hudson by encouraging visitors to ramble throughout the streets of downtown Troy.  

The Hudson River is a significant part of Troy's history.

Shop, dine and explore downtown Troy amidst live music, street performances, community art projects, festival food, and so much more! 


Schedule of events


Live Music


MONUMENT SQUARE

9:00am - 10:00am :: John Rice

10:30am - 11:30am :: Olivia Quillio

12:00pm - 1:00pm :: Great Mutations

1:30pm - 2:30pm :: Brule County Bad Boys

3:00pm - 4:00pm :: Robanic Reggae Band


WATERFRONT FARMER’S MARKET

All Day :: Loosely Wound String Band/ Frettin Old Guys

All Day :: Happenstance


RIVER STREET & STATE STREET

Stage sponsored by RadioRadioX

11:00am - 11:30am :: Maurizio Russomanno

11:45am - 12:15pm :: Erin Hanna

12:30pm - 1;00pm :: Son of a Gun

1:15pm - 1:45pm :: Troy Music Academy

2:00pm - 2:30pm :: The Jagaloons

2:45pm - 4:00pm :: The Otherside performing the music of Red Hot Chili Peppers


Family Fun!


Children’s Area sponsored by Bash Birthday Parties


Silly Shan’s Face Painting

The Magic & Illusions of Jeffrey Jene

Kid’s Chalk Art Competition

Twisty Balloon Gal

Whispering Willow Wildcare



THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS!


Parking

Parking in the Central Business District is limited to two (2) hours from 9:00am-5:00pm and four (4) hours in the areas designated by metered pay stations. There are also approximately 1,000 parking spots in the City’s 7 parking garages located on Fifth Avenue & Broadway, First Street next to the YWCA, Congress Street & Fifth Avenue, Front Street behind The Arts Center, State & River Streets, and River Street next to the Green Island Bridge.  Parking is free on nights and weekends in City of Troy parking garages and lots. A map of the available parking locations can be found here.

Alternative Transportation

Why not ride the bus? Plan your trip HERE with CDTA. 


Event Rules

Absolutely NO alcoholic beverages, coolers, backpacks, bags, containers, packages, thermoses, cups, bottles, cans, flasks, glass containers of any kind; animals or pets* allowed at the event; Security personnel reserve the right to inspect any bag, container or package and confiscate any prohibited or illegal items. (*Excludes ADA-defined service animals. Ground rules are subject to change without notice; Exceptions made for medical or child care reasons - may be addressed individually)

All attendees should be prepared to present age identification at any time and wear BID-provided identifying bracelet at all times within event grounds if they intend to consume alcohol. Any attendee caught by security personnel consuming alcohol without a bracelet will be escorted out of the event area.