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Full WaterFire Lightings
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 just past midnight. Please check this page frequently for updated information.
Saturday, June 8th
Full Lighting – Sunset: 8:19PM
Sponsored by Providence Hoteliers and thanks to the generous support of the Textron Charitable Trust
WaterFire will once again be celebrating Gaspee Day.
Music Program (Mobile Version)
Saturday, September 7th
Full Lighting – Sunset 7:10PM
Sponsored by: Rhode Island Hospital Celebrating 150 Years of Caring and The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Saturday, September 21st
Full Lighting – Sunset 6:46PM
Sponsored by: (Up)Beat Cancer: Joe Andruzzi Foundation presented by East Commerce Solutions, Inc. and RI Rally4Recovery and The U.S.-China Institute and Confucius Institute at Bryant University
Saturday, September 28th
Full Lighting – Sunset 6:34PM
Sponsored by: Roger Williams University & Roger Williams University School of Law Celebrating 20 Years
Saturday, October 12th
Full Lighting – Sunset 6:10PM
Sponsored by: Gloria Gemma Breast Cancer Resource Foundation: Flames of Hope
Saturday, November 9th – WaterFire Salute to Veterans
Full Lighting – Sunset 4:31PM
Sponsored by: Alex and Ani and RI Broadcasters Association
Basin WaterFire Lightings
Basin Fire WaterFire installations are a smaller version of the event; lighting up the circle of twenty-two braziers in the Waterplace Park Basin and the five braziers leading up to the Providence Place mall.