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.

Joe D'Urso and Halmar International present
Rockland-Bergen Music Festival 2019

Wednesday, June 19 Rockland Music Awards
Location: To Be Announced

Thursday, June 20
'76 House - Tappan, NY
The Turning Point - Piermont, NY

Friday, June 21
'76 House - Tappan, NY
The Turning Point - Piermont, NY

Saturday, June 22
Masonic Park - Tappan, NY
'76 House - Tappan, NY
Turning Point - Piermont, NY

Sunday, June 23
Masonic Park - Tappan, NY
'76 House - Tappan, NY (Wrap Up Party)

Confirmed Artists for RBMF'19:

John Prine, Joe D'Urso & Stone Caravan, Tim O'Donohue & TMU Band, The Slippery Chickens, School of Rock, Joe D'Urso's Acoustic Excursion and many more to come...

Masonic Park - Tappan, New York - June 22 & 23, 2019
RBMFestival '19 Information:

  • Parking Lot opens at 9:30am - $10 - portion of proceeds donated to Light of Day & WhyHunger.
  • Tailgating is not allowed in the Masonic Park parking lot per the Noble Ninth of Tappan.
  • Due to the expected crowds there will be no 10x10 tents allowed this year.
  • Please bring chairs, blankets and small umbrellas in case weather is inclement as this is a rain or shine event.
  • Children 8 and under admitted for free with adult.
  • High School and College ID: $40 - Day-of purchase only, no advance purchase.

What to bring to the RBMF 2019... besides your tickets!

  • Blankets and chairs are welcome.
  • Hats, sunglasses and bandannas for shade.
  • Personal identification and 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, and clothing with a hood.
  • Extra pair of shoes/sneakers.
  • Sunscreen.

Masonic Park asks that you please do NOT bring (many are the usuals of any event):

  • Liquor, Beer, Wine, Soda, Water. (All will be sold on site at very reasonable pricing per Joe D.)
  • Coolers.
  • Backpacks are OK for clothing and personal items, but are subject to security search upon entrance.
  • Guns or knives (really?)
  • Fireworks.
  • Pets. (Service animals, trained to assist an individual with a disability, are allowed.)

Active's Circle of Hope Charitable Organizations on site during the RBMFestival 2019:

  • Light of Day Foundation
  • WhyHunger
  • People to People
  • Dan Sullivan Foundation
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • Penguin Plunge
  • VCS
  • South Orangetown Ambulance Corp
  • Orangetown Auxiliary Police
  • Hi Tor Animal Shelter
  • Sunrise Day Camp
  • Rockland County Pride Center (PFLAG)
  • and more to come...