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Run with the Alewives 5K

What better way to celebrate the running alewives than with a 5K run?   On the morning of Saturday May25th 2019 please join us for a healthy community run that includes cash prizes, professional timing and a gorgeous course along the Great Salt Bay!

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Discounts for runners under 14 and for local school track teams.  Please use the contact below for more details.

For questions or more information, please contact Bob at (207) 458-3389 or email Bob Barkalow (

Saturday May 25, 2019: Run with the Alewives 5K

Damariscotta Mills Fish Ladder Festival - Details Coming Soon!

The festival committee has been meeting regularly to put together a great event for 2019, and details are being finalized.

The festival will be held on Saturday, May 25 from 10am to 5pm, with a 5K foot race earlier in the morning.  As before, there will be plenty of food, music and fun for all ages!  Please check back soon for more details.

And of course, there will be ALEWIFE VIEWING up and down the beautifully restored fish ladder!

For more information, please contact David Brydges at 207-832-1790