Memorials Will Shine Bright

Memorials Will Shine Bright

Memorial Park pays homage to Rhode Islanders who gave their lives during wars and conflicts around the world. For all full WaterFire lightings the park is one end (or beginning!) of our footprint. It has become a reflective place for visitors and locals alike. The light of luminaria candle lanterns lead you along the winding…

November 2, 2019 – WaterFire Salute to Veterans

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November 2, 2019 – WaterFire Salute to Veterans

Community Heroes Series || WaterFire Salute to Veterans Saturday, November 2 FULL LIGHTING Honoring our veterans for the 7th Annual WaterFire Salute to Veterans event. Sponsored in part by National Grid, Starwood Energy Group, the Providence VA Medical Center, Citizens Bank, The Boston Globe, Chisholm Chisholm & Kilpatrick LTD, Arcadia Power, and Pranzi Tents &…

October 5, 2019 – Full Lighting

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October 5, 2019 – Full Lighting

Arts and Health Series || Flames of Hope: A Celebration of Life™ Saturday, October 5 FULL LIGHTING 14th Annual Flames of Hope: A Celebration of Life™ Sponsored in part by Gloria Gemma Breast Cancer Resource Foundation Arts Fairs, Food Vendors, and Special Performances and Events start at 5:00 pm Sunset at 6:21 pm; the fires…

September 28, 2019 – Full Lighting

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September 28, 2019 – Full Lighting

Summer of Science Series || Big Bang Science Fair Community Heroes Series || Celebrating Educational Excellence in Rhode Island Saturday, September 28 FULL LIGHTING The 2nd Annual Big Bang Science Fair presented by Brown University, Brown Physician’s Inc and Citizens Bank. Celebrating Educational Excellence in Rhode Island is presented in partnership with the RI Department…

2019 #Art4Impact: The Arts and Health Event Series

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2019 #Art4Impact: The Arts and Health Event Series

The #Art4Impact Arts and Health Event Series aims to bring awareness to health initiatives in Rhode Island. At this summer’s August 3rd event, we worked with RI Defeats Hep C for the 6th annual “C is for Cure” event bringing awareness to the fact that there is a cure to hepatitis C and people (particularly…

WaterFire Visitors From Around The World!

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WaterFire Visitors From Around The World!

This is WaterFire’s second season partnering with The Map Center! As WaterFire visitors come by the WaterFire Marketplace on Canal Street they are able to put a colored pin on a map of where they are from. These maps are sorted by the East Coast, the United States and the World. Our visitors have the…

August 17, 2019 – Full Lighting

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August 17, 2019 – Full Lighting

Summer of Science Series || TechFire August 17, 2019 – Full Lighting TechFire High Tech Job Fair and Technology Showcase Starting at 6:00 pm on Steeple Street HIGH TECH JOB SEEKERS WANTED CONNECT WITH COMPANIES WHO ARE DRIVING THE FUTURE TechFire High Tech Job Fair and Technology Showcase will feature our partners from Virgin Pulse, Bryant…

September 14, 2019 – Full Lighting

Posted by on Aug 8, 2019 in Events, WaterFire Providence | 8 Comments
September 14, 2019 – Full Lighting

Arts and Health Series || WaterFire for Recovery September 14, 2019 – 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. In respect to the Recovery Month celebration, this WaterFire lighting is being presented as a dry event. On behalf of…

2019 #Art4Impact: The Summer of Science Event Series

2019 #Art4Impact:  The Summer of Science Event Series

The #Art4Impact Summer of Science Event Series aims to strengthen the connections between art and design and science and technology within our community. The July 20 event marked a momentous milestone of man’s first steps on the Moon, the August TechFire (in less than two weeks!) combines art and technology which challenge our perceptions of…

August 3, 2019 – Full Lighting

Posted by on Jul 26, 2019 in Events, WaterFire Providence | 6 Comments
August 3, 2019 – Full Lighting

Arts and Health Series || C is for Cure: RI Defeats Hep C August 3, 2019 – 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. The University of Rhode Island’s Emergency Medical…