The next WaterFire Providence Lighting will take place on:
Saturday, July 26th - Full Lighting
C is for Cure: A WaterFire Lighting for RI Defeats Hep C
Supported by: Gilead
This is a very special year for WaterFire as it marks 20 years since the first bonfires were lit on the rivers in Providence during the 1994 First Night celebration.
WaterFire Providence would like to thank all of our 2014 sponsors, their support helps to make our 2014 event season possible.
Schedule of WaterFire Providence 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 half past midnight.
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.
Saturday, August 9th - Full Lighting
Sponsored by: National Grid
Thursday, September 4th - Basin Lighting
Sponsored by: Federal Bar Association, Rhode Island Chapter
Friday, September 19th - Basin Lighting
Sponsored by: Land Trust Alliance
Saturday, October 11th - Full Lighting
Sponsored by: Gloria Gemma Breast Cancer Resource Foundation – Flames of Hope: A Celebration of Life®
Saturday, October 25th - Full Lighting
Sponsored by: Brown University in celebration of its 250th Anniversary
Saturday, November 29th - Basin Lighting
Sponsored by: New England Bridge Conference