Join us as we celebrate 20 years of Rockland Pride!Live music, kids activities, art, dancing, food trucks, Drag Queen Story Time, teen space with Youth Pride Rockland & SAEDA (Student Activists Ending Dating Abuse), name change clinic with Legal Services of the Hudson Valley, and much more!Visit in August and you’ll have the chance to enjoy two days of Native American Heritage Celebration, in which Native American songs, dances will be performed. If shopping is at the top of your list while visiting Rockland County, you’ll have plenty of stores to visit.The county has many wonderful antique stores (the hamlet of Nyack has more than 30!A certificate or credit-/debit-type card offered for sale and that consumers may purchase at a value determined by a vendor and placed, either in writing or electronically, on a card, paper or other medium for use at a later time in the vendor's establishment or elsewhere as a substitute for cash or other payment.A credit that is placed, either in writing or electronically, on a credit-/debit-type card, paper or other medium and issued by a vendor to a consumer for any reason for use at a later time in the vendor's establishment or elsewhere as a substitute for cash or other payment.
New Hope Christian Church (the Monsey Church) was established in 1824 and continues today.
Dutch settlers followed Henry Hudson soon after he sailed up the river that would eventually bear his name, anchoring near what is now Haverstraw in Rockland County. In addition to the recreational activities available because of the county’s location right along the Hudson River (think kayaking, canoeing, sailing, boating, fishing and swimming), Rockland County has an incredible amount of parkland within it’s borders. Buckberg Mountain was the site of Washington’s Lookout, which General George Washington to plan a surprise attach on the British during the Battle of Stony Point.
Visitors may visit historic battlefields, nature parks and preserves. You’ll many things to see and do no matter what time of year you’re lucky enough to find yourself in Rockland County.
Rockland County For a close-but-real escape from the wonderful madness that can be New York City, Rockland County can’t be beat.
Located just about 10 miles north of Manhattan, Rockland County is one of the wealthiest counties in the nation, with a median household income of ,306 (2000 census).