Festival Info

Rockland-Bergen Music Festival Mission Statement

RBMF's mission is to bring great music to the beautiful areas of Rockland and Bergen counties area while raising awareness and consciousness of many organizations that are doing great work in various fields of health and humanity and have them be discovered and supported by music fans.

Rockland-Bergen Music Festival 2017
June 23 - The Turning Point - Piermont, NY - 8:00pm
June 24 - German Masonic Park - Tappan, NY - 10:45am
June 24 - The Turning Point - Piermony, NY - 8:00pm
June 25 - German Masonic Park - Tappan, NY - 10:45am
June 25 - The '76 House - Tappan, NY - 8:30pm

Confirmed: Steve Forbert / Jeffrey Gaines / John Cafferty & Beaver Brown Band / Joe D'Urso & Stone Caravan / Neil Berg's Pianomen / Rita Harvey's Tribute to Linda Ronstadt / Rex & The Rockabilly Kings / Dead Mile Dance / Jesse Terry / Tim O'Donohue and TMU / Scott Wolfson & Local Heroes / Finn & The Sharks / Christine Ohlman & Rebel Montez / Blarney Stew and more to come...

Saturday, June 24:
Glow-Seeger Stage / Mr. Lou-Stefan's Turning Point Stage - 2 Stages of Music
Steve Forbert / Jeffrey Gaines / John Cafferty & Beaver Brown Band / Joe D'Urso & Stone Caravan / Jesse Terry / Scott Wolfson & Local Heroes / Finn & The Sharks / Christine Ohlman & Rebel Montez

Sunday, June 25:
Glow-Seeger Stage / Mr. Lou-Stefan's Turning Point Stage - 2 Stages of Music
Neil Berg's Pianomen / Rita Harvey's Tribute to Linda Ronstadt / Rex & The Rockabilly Kings / Dead Mile Dance / Tim O'Donohue and TMU / Blarney Stew

Tickets on sale: April 2017. Exact date to follow...

Children 12 and under admitted for free with adult.
High School and College ID: Day-of purchase only, no advance purchase
Anyone born in 1967 gets free entrance in celebration of their 50th birthday

Festival Information: Rain or Shine Event
Parking Lot opens at 9:30am - $5
Tailgating is not allowed in the German Masonic Park parking lots
Hours of Event: Parking lot opens at 9:30am
German Masonic Park gates open at 10:45am
Music begins at 11:30am each day
Music ends at 8:00pm each day

10 x 10 Tents:
A limited amount of 10x10 tents allowed into the festival.
These tents would be set up on the "back third" section of the main field.

Charitable Organizations on site during the RBM Festival 2017:

  1. Light of Day
  2. WhyHunger
  3. People to People
  4. Dan Sullivan Foundation
  5. Habitat for Humanity
  6. Penguin Plunge
  7. VCS
  8. Heaven Can Wait
  9. Love, Hope and Strength
  10. South Orangetown Ambulance Corp
  11. Orangetown Auxiliary Police
  12. Hi Tor Animal Shelter
  13. Sunrise Day Camp

What to bring to the RBMF 2017... besides your tickets!

  • Blankets and chairs are welcome.
  • Hats, sunglasses and bandannas for shade.
  • Personal identification & medical documentation, in case of emergency.
  • Cash is good to bring. There is an ATM on site as well and the town of Tappan is close by.
  • Rain gear, just in case.
  • Clothing with a hood.
  • Extra pair of shoes/sneakers.
  • Sunscreen.

Please do NOT bring:

  • Liquor
  • Beer
  • Wine
  • Soda
  • Water
  • Bottles (Glass or Plastic)
  • Coolers
  • Backpacks
  • No Guns or Knives (really?)
  • No Fireworks
  • No Illegal Substances
  • No Pets (Service animals, trained to assist an individual with a disability, are allowed)