Connecting regional arts, culture and heritage through advocacy, education, promotion and celebration.

Our region includes twelve communities in Midcoast Maine: Brunswick, Harpswell, Topsham, Bowdoin, Bowdoinham, Richmond, Bath, West Bath, Phippsburg, Woolwich, Arrowsic, and Georgetown.


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Five Rivers Arts Alliance is named for the five rivers that encompass our region in Midcoast Maine: the Androscoggin, Kennebec, Sheepscot, Cathance, and New Meadows.  Our region is 200 square miles with twelve communities; 60,000 people live here.

Our communities are intimately connected to these waterways and to the coast.  Rivers have provided a means of transportation, food, livelihood, waterpower, and access to the wider world. Our community stories illustrate our relationship to the land and the water.

The Five Rivers region is ten minutes north of Freeport, Maine, half an hour north of Portland, Maine and two and a half hours north of Boston.  We are half an hour south of Augusta, an hour and a half south of Bangor.  We are two and a half hours southwest of Ellsworth, one hour southwest of Rockland.

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Get directions HERE to our offices.


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CONTACT: Five Rivers Arts Alliance 108 Maine St. Brunswick, Maine 04011 (207) 798-6964 info@fiveriversartsalliance.org

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