Rock for the River

Each year, event founder Jay Nash brings some of the best original song writers and musicians from across the land to the Clayton Opera House for an amazing night of live music in support of Save The River. Join us 4th of July weekend for this special musical event celebrating the River.

Thank you to our Rock for the River event sponsors: The Duane and Dalia Stiller Charitable Trust, Cerow Agency and Rak's Department Store.

Latest News

Rock for the River 11 tickets on sale NOW!
This year’s line-up includes Jay Nash, Joe Purdy, Garrison Starr, Eliza Moore, Sally Jaye, Amber Rubarth, and Brian Wright. read more

Rock for the River 11 tickets on sale May 15th!
Get ready for Rock for the River 11! Tickets for the show go on sale Thursday, May 15th! Rock for the River 11 will be held Saturday, July 5th at the Clayton Opera House. read more

Check out this incredible Rock for the River video!
You don't want to miss this special celebration concert. read more

We are so honored to have such a talented & supportive friend in Jay Nash
From Jay’s blog, “Almost every positive memory from my youth and formative years came from the time that I spent on the St Lawrence River.” And a little later, “The way I like to simplify it is that Save the River is the sole organization striving to preserve and protect the place that I grew up ... read more

Let’s Rock for the River Again, September 1st!
That's right! Another Rock for the River Labor Day Weekend, Sunday, September 1st. A can't miss, end of summer celebration of Rock for the River's 10th and Save The River's 35th anniversaries. Click for ticket info. read more

Rock for the River Reprise, September 1!
TICKETS ARE ON SALE NOW for a very special Rock for the River Anniversary Show Labor Day Weekend, Sunday, September 1, 2013! Join us and Jay Nash, Joe Purdy, Amber Rubarth, Garrison Starr, Eliza Moore and additional, yet to be announced, special guests in celebration of our 35th anniversary of working to protect the St. Lawrence ... read more

Rock for the River 10 tickets on sale Friday!
Get ready for Rock for the River 10! Tickets for this special tenth anniversary show go on sale Friday, May 17th! Rock for the River 10 will be held Saturday, July 6th at the Clayton Opera House. Event founder Jay Nash is once again bringing some of the best original song-writers and musicians from around the country ... read more

Rock for the River 9 – Biggest, Baddest Yet!
Save the River’s 9th Annual Rock for the River was a huge success! The sold out crowd saw, heard and experienced an incredible and unique performance. It was a great way to celebrate the River and the community that wants to protect it. Thank you to our event sponsors – The Duane and Dalia Stiller Charitable ... read more

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About Us

Founded in 1978, Save The River is a non-profit, member-supported environmental organization whose mission is to restore, preserve and protect the ecological integrity of the Upper St. Lawrence River through advocacy, education and research. Since 2004 Save The River has been a member of the Waterkeeper Alliance as the Upper St. Lawrence Riverkeeper.

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The River

The St. Lawrence River is one of the largest Rivers in the world and a magnificent place to live, work and play. Save The River has been working for more than 35 years to protect the River for current and future generations.

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Join or Give

Over half of Save The River's budget comes from individual memberships and contributions. Supporting us with an annual membership donation will keep our River advocacy, education and research programs going strong.

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Save The River was designated the Upper St. Lawrence Riverkeeper and is a member of the international Waterkeeper Alliance. The Waterkeeper Alliance is the world’s fastest growing environmental movement, with more than 200 local Waterkeepers patrolling rivers, lakes and coastal waterways on 6 continents.

Photos from around the River

Off to the races by Pam Quimby  Resting by Pam Quimby  On the Rocks by Nick Apel  Classic Sunset by Barb Hupp  TI Park Library by Meg Kerr  Fall by Carrie Kerr  Girls by Juliane Bauer  Winter Navigation by Sherman Ward  Off on the River by Jenni Werndorf  A Seaway View by Devon Colby 
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