June 22, 2019 – Full Lighting

Posted by on Jun 13, 2019 in Events, WaterFire Providence | 2 Comments
June 22, 2019 – Full Lighting

This event is sponsored in part by Cox Business. 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 is thrilled to have long time sponsor and community partner Cox Business return for the 2019 season. “Cox Business provides Data, Voice and…

Announcing the 2019 #Art4Impact Series and WaterFire Season Schedule

Posted by on May 1, 2019 in Events, WaterFire Providence | 4 Comments
Announcing the 2019 #Art4Impact Series and WaterFire Season Schedule

To celebrate 25 years of transforming a place and building community in Providence, RI, WaterFire Providence announces its inaugural #Art4Impact series of events. The #Art4Impact series will include three themed series of WaterFire lightings and events with each series highlighting community milestones, challenges or issues that WaterFire has been helping celebrate or raise awareness of…

Recent Event Highlights from the WaterFire Arts Center

Recent Event Highlights from the WaterFire Arts Center

We’ve had the pleasure to host a great deal of fun and engaging events at the WaterFire Arts Center (WFAC). From the 2019 Rhode Island Brewfest and the 2018 Fine Furnishing Show to Providence Mayor Jorge Elorza’s Inauguration Celebration and Foster Forward’s Annual Gala. The large flexible space at the WaterFire Arts Center is ideal for a wide range of…

November 10, 2018 – WaterFire Salute to Veterans

Posted by on Nov 5, 2018 in Events, WaterFire Providence | 9 Comments
November 10, 2018 – WaterFire Salute to Veterans

Saturday, November 10, 2018 Full Lighting – Sunset 4:30 pm Lighting time – 5:30 pm State House Ceremony – 4:00 pm on the South Steps Veterans Resource Fair – Opens at 3:00 pm Music Program The 2018 WaterFire Salute to Veterans is made possible by – Silver Star Sponsors: Bank of America and National Grid…

September 29, 2018 – Full Lighting

Posted by on Sep 25, 2018 in Events, WaterFire Providence | 3 Comments
September 29, 2018 – Full Lighting

This WaterFire lighting will light up over eighty braziers from Waterplace Park to Memorial/South Main Street Park. Lighting occurs shortly after sunset and the event will continue until 11:00 p.m. For this lighting, only half of the braziers in the Waterplace Park Basin (along with the rest of the installation downstream from the Bridge of Stars) will be lit during the first lighting after sunset.…

September 22, 2018 – Full Lighting

Posted by on Sep 13, 2018 in Events, WaterFire Providence | No Comments
September 22, 2018 – 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’s Salute to Rhode Island Educators Starting at 4:30 pm in Memorial Park. Together with the community we celebrate our successes in education across Rhode Island, showcase interesting and successful projects, and commending teachers…

Big Bang Science Fair at WaterFire Providence on September 22, 2018

Posted by on Sep 6, 2018 in Community, Events, Science | 4 Comments
Big Bang Science Fair at WaterFire Providence on September 22, 2018

Scheduled Talks | Hands-On Workshops | Walk-Up Activities Join us on Saturday, September 22, 2018, for the “Big Bang Science Fair” at WaterFire Providence. Sponsored by Brown University, CS4RI, USCMS Collaboration, IEEE Superconductivity, and Harvard University, with collaborating support of Bryant University, Citizens Bank, and CERN’s USCMS and USATLAS experiment. Event Sponsors | Event Organizers The event celebrates…

September 8th, 2018 – Full Lighting

Posted by on Aug 30, 2018 in Events, WaterFire Providence | 2 Comments
September 8th, 2018 – 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. Tech Night at WaterFire – featuring a Tech Resource Fair on Steeple Street Lead Founding Sponsor – Virgin Pulse  Founding Sponsors – Slater Technology Fund, eMoney Advisor, and Ximedica Contributing Sponsors – Bay Computer Associates, Bridge Technical Talent,…

Tech Night at WaterFire is happening on September 8th, 2018

Posted by on Aug 30, 2018 in Events, Press Releases | 4 Comments
Tech Night at WaterFire is happening on September 8th, 2018

Tech Night will be a part of the September 8th full lighting of WaterFire featuring a Tech Resource Fair on Steeple Street. Lead Founding Sponsor – Virgin Pulse  Founding Sponsors – Slater Technology Fund, eMoney Advisor, and Ximedica Contributing Sponsors – Bay Computer Associates, Bridge Technical Talent, LLC, IntraCity Geeks’ CareerDevs Academy, Tech Collective, and VoltServer Tech Night at WaterFire…

August 25th, 2018 – Full Lighting

Posted by on Aug 20, 2018 in Events, WaterFire Providence | 24 Comments
August 25th, 2018 – 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. Access Program Boat Dedication WaterFire is proud to announce the Access Program Boat Dedication on August 25th, which will be part of the lighting ceremony. With the generous support of Lead Access Program Sponsor…