The Narragansett Bay Commission Helps to Light Up the Rivers on July 22nd

Posted by on Jul 18, 2017 in Clear Currents, Events | No Comments
The Narragansett Bay Commission Helps to Light Up the Rivers on July 22nd

WaterFire Providence and the Narragansett Bay Commission have partnered to present this year’s Clear Currents community paddling event that celebrates improved water quality in RI. Clear Currents features close to 60 illuminated Japanese koi (fish) temporarily mounted on canoes and kayaks that registered participants will paddle up and down the river after sunset. The brightly…

July 22nd, 2017 – Full Lighting

Posted by on Jul 14, 2017 in Events, WaterFire Providence | 9 Comments
July 22nd, 2017 – Full Lighting

This event is being sponsored by Amica Insurance and Fidelity Investments. July 22nd, 2017 – Full Lighting Sunset: 8:14 p.m. Lighting time: 8:34 p.m. The fires will remain lit until 12:30 a.m. Music Program All Full WaterFire installations light up over eighty braziers from Waterplace Park to Memorial/South Main Street Park on the below scheduled evenings. Lighting occurs shortly after sunset and the event continues until half past midnight.…

July 8th, 2017 – Full Lighting

Posted by on Jun 30, 2017 in Events, WaterFire Providence | One Comment
July 8th, 2017 – Full Lighting

This event is being sponsored by National Grid July 8th, 2017 – Full Lighting All Full WaterFire installations light up over eighty braziers from Waterplace Park to Memorial/South Main Street Park on the below scheduled evenings. Lighting occurs shortly after sunset and the event continues until half past midnight. WaterFire Providence welcomes back sponsor National Grid “National Grid strongly supports WaterFire and all that it means for Providence and…

The Ribbon Burning at the WaterFire Arts Center was huge success!

Posted by on Jun 23, 2017 in Art, Events, WaterFire Arts Center | No Comments
The Ribbon Burning at the WaterFire Arts Center was huge success!

Thank you to all who attended the official grand opening and Ribbon Burning ceremony at the WaterFire Arts Center. We were honored to kick things off with a wonderful rendition of Summertime by the inimitable Rose Weaver. A big thank as well to all of the community leaders that joined us to share their thoughts on WaterFire…

June 24th, 2017 – Full Lighting

Posted by on Jun 20, 2017 in Events, WaterFire Providence | 3 Comments
June 24th, 2017 – Full Lighting

This event is being sponsored by Cox Business June 24th, 2017 – Full Lighting All Full WaterFire installations light up over eighty braziers from Waterplace Park to Memorial/South Main Street Park on the below scheduled evenings. Lighting occurs shortly after sunset and the event continues until half past midnight. A note about the weather: There is a pretty good chance that there will be a thunderstorm during the day tomorrow,…

June 10th, 2017 – Full Lighting

Posted by on Jun 6, 2017 in Events, WaterFire Providence | One Comment
June 10th, 2017 – Full Lighting

This event is being sponsored by RI Day of Portugal and Rhode Island College with its Institute for Portuguese and Lusophone World Studies, with the generous support of Textron Charitable Trust June 10th, 2017 – Full Lighting All Full WaterFire installations light up over eighty braziers from Waterplace Park to Memorial/South Main Street Park on the below scheduled evenings. Lighting occurs shortly after sunset and the…

May 27th, 2017 – Full Lighting

Posted by on May 24, 2017 in Events, WaterFire Providence | 28 Comments
May 27th, 2017 – Full Lighting

This event is being sponsored by Bank of America and Brown University All Full WaterFire installations light up over eighty braziers from Waterplace Park to Memorial/South Main Street Park on the below scheduled evenings. Lighting occurs shortly after sunset and the event continues until half past midnight. WaterFire Providence welcomes back sponsor Bank of America “At Bank of America, we believe that arts matter. They help economies thrive, help…

May 19th, 2017 – Full Lighting

Posted by on May 12, 2017 in Events, WaterFire Providence | 5 Comments
May 19th, 2017 – Full Lighting

This event is being sponsored by Providence College: 100 Years of Light – Celebrating a Century of Values that Endure All Full WaterFire installations light up over eighty braziers from Waterplace Park to Memorial/South Main Street Park on the below scheduled evenings. Lighting occurs shortly after sunset and the event continues until half past midnight. Prior to lighting, the Providence College performance group I Cantori, directed by TJ Harper, will…

April 28th, 2017 – Basin Lighting

Posted by on Apr 26, 2017 in Events, WaterFire Providence | 2 Comments
April 28th, 2017 – Basin Lighting

This event is being sponsored by: Rotary Conference 2017, LLC Basin lightings include the circle of twenty-two braziers in the Waterplace Park Basin and the twelve braziers leading up to the Providence Place mall. Providence, RI:  There will be a basin lighting of WaterFire on Friday, April 28th, 2017 sponsored by the Rotary Conference 2017. Please note that…

April 8th, 2017 – Basin Lighting

Posted by on Mar 31, 2017 in Events, WaterFire Providence | 4 Comments
April 8th, 2017 – Basin Lighting

This event is being sponsored by the Hemophilia Federation Of America Basin lightings include the circle of twenty-two braziers in the Waterplace Park Basin and the twelve braziers leading up to the Providence Place mall. Partial lightings usually include all of the braziers from Providence Place Mall to Steeple Street. WaterFire Providence, the award-winning sculpture by artist…