Hudson County

New Jersey’s Jewel just Minutes from Manhattan

Nestled along the Hudson River directly across from NYC, Hudson County sits as New Jersey’s jewel, boasting a rich heritage, a diverse makeup, majestic views, extraordinary cuisine, and a host of cultural events, festivals, and landmarks.

As an affordable and unique option to staying in Manhattan, Hudson County offers you the closest ferry access to the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island and other NYC attractions. It sits along the Hudson River where you can view the majestic NYC skyline from a number of fantastic restaurants, hotels and promenades. Distinct offerings, in a range of culturally rich settings, from economical to luxurious, including the new waterfront Hyatt House, featuring a magnificent retractable rooftop bar overlooking the Manhattan skyline.

Beyond its convenience and affordability, Hudson County has so much to offer. Cruise or kayak the Hudson River or stroll and cycle the waterfront promenade. Enjoy the festivities all year long with music and arts festivals, street fairs, and celebrations of Hudson County’s cuisine.

If sports are your thing, Hudson County is home to the Red Bulls professional soccer team in Harrison, and you are minutes away from the NJ Devils, the NY Knicks, the NY Jets and the NY Giants when they each play at home!

Enjoy the wide range of award-winning dining options available throughout Hudson County. You can even savour a sampling of unique breweries and pubs, and of course, Hudson County’s own Cake Boss.

Take in all the sights, sounds, and cultural richness that this beautiful region has to offer and you will quickly learn why the fastest growing area in New Jersey is Hudson County.


Annual Events

JC Fridays | Ongoing



LGBT Pride Festival
Indo-American Parade
& Festival



Fall Music & Arts Festival
All About Downtown Street Fair
Fashion Week



JCAST Art & Studio Tour