WaterFire Providence and the Map Center 2018 Season Recap

Posted by on Dec 10, 2018 in WaterFire Providence | No Comments
WaterFire Providence and the Map Center 2018 Season Recap

Throughout the 2018 WaterFire Season, we partnered with The Map Center and owner Andrew Nosal to create an exciting and interactive opportunity for visitors. The Map Tent on Canal Street became a popular stop for visitors to choose a colored map-tack and place it on the map where they called home. For some this was…

November 10, 2018 – WaterFire Salute to Veterans

Posted by on Nov 5, 2018 in Events, WaterFire Providence | 5 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.…

WaterFire Visitors Near & Far

Posted by on Sep 21, 2018 in WaterFire Providence | No Comments
WaterFire Visitors Near & Far

Our partnership with The Map Center at the WaterFire Marketplace on Canal Street yields interesting results. The Map Center is partnering with WaterFire to bring visitors together and encourage them to pin their home on a map! This interactive opportunity has engaged hundreds of our visitors so far this season. The pins are an interesting…

September 22, 2018 – Full Lighting

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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…

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,…

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…

New WaterFire Access Program Boat Dedication to take place on August 25th, 2018

New WaterFire Access Program Boat Dedication to take place on August 25th, 2018

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 Bryant University, its Graduate, & Physician Assistant Programs, WaterFire board member Mark Scott and the help of WaterFire Access Boat Captain Mark Karas, along with…

July 28th, 2018 – Full Lighting

Posted by on Jul 27, 2018 in Events, WaterFire Providence | 3 Comments
July 28th, 2018 – Full Lighting

C is for Cure: A WaterFire Lighting for RI Defeats Hep C sponsored by GILEAD. WATERFIRE IS GOING AHEAD AS PLANNED! We are closely monitoring the forecast and expect the showers/storms to pass through well before the lighting begins at sunset. All Full WaterFire installations light up over eighty braziers from Waterplace Park to Memorial/South Main Street Park on the below scheduled…

July 14th, 2018 – Full Lighting

Posted by on Jul 10, 2018 in Events, WaterFire Providence | One Comment
July 14th, 2018 – Full Lighting

This event is being sponsored by Fidelity Investments and NACUFS 2018 National Conference. 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 long-time sponsor Fidelity Investments. Fidelity Investments & WaterFire are celebrating their 16-year partnership with Japanese origami cranes hand-folded by…