One of the greatest things about living in Troy, NY is your proximity to downtown shops, galleries and eateries. Take a stroll down River Street and you’ll be sure to find a venue that lures you in.
From bagel joints to craft breweries, screen-printing, terrariums, old-school video games and more, the shops in Troy delight a wide variety of tastes and budgets!
You’ll also find many great attractions around the Capital Region and greater upstate New York. Six Flags’ Great Escape & Splashwater Kingdom is only an hour’s drive to Lake George in the heat of summer, and the surrounding region offers several ski mountains in New York and neighboring Vermont during winter. The Troy Farmer’s Market offers year-round access to locally grown produce right here in Troy.
During the summer, the market brings thousands of people to River Street, and during the colder seasons, it’s held indoors at the Troy Atrium. Troy offers all of the necessities you need, too. Within an 8-mile radius you can reach larger box-stores and supermarkets to stock up on essentials.