Our Story

Our Mission:

To enrich lives and create community through the arts.

The River’s Edge Arts Alliance brings a full spectrum of arts programming to Hudson, Marlborough, and surrounding communities. We offer opportunities to experience visual and performing arts through participation and attendance, and contribute to the creative economy of our region.

Our Story:

Known as the Hudson Area Arts Alliance when first incorporated in March of 1991, the River’s Edge Arts Alliance is a non-profit organization, which provides high quality, affordable events, exhibits and classes to citizens in over 30 towns the MetroWest and Central Massachusetts regions.  We collaborate with schools, art organizations, artists, and businesses to entertain, educate, employ, and engage citizens.

As a recipient of the prestigious Commonwealth Award, the state’s highest honor in the arts, humanities and interpretive sciences, River’s Edge Arts Alliance has been recognized for making extraordinary contributions to the quality of life, education and economy in Massachusetts through arts and culture.

Today, the River’s Edge Arts Alliance creates, promotes, and sustains year-round programming for participants and audiences of all ages, including the River’s Edge School of Music, Arts in the Park Events, Community Arts Classes and Workshops, Family Fun Festivals, River’s Edge Chorale, River’s Edge Players, Summer Drama Workshop, Visual Art Exhibits, an array of Concert and Performance opportunities, and much more!

We appreciate the financial commitment and pARTnership of the many individuals, organizations, businesses, municipalities, foundations, and enthusiastic volunteers that help us fulfill our mission and make the magic happen!  We welcome your input and support to continue our journey.  Please consider a contribution, at a level and in a way, that makes sense to you.