WaterFire Providence

Production Department Update: Guest Boats II

[one_half] Off-season modifications to WaterFire’s guest boats wrap up this week with wiring and lighting modifications. WaterFire’s fleet of guest boats are powered by electric motors so maintenance of the electrical system is of utmost importance. Six golf cart batteries provide power to the motor and lights on each boat.… Read More »Production Department Update: Guest Boats II

Production Department Update: Guest Boats

[one_half] If you have been following our production department updates you will know that our production team has been working on making improvements to our fleet of guest boats. With most of the major carpentry completed painting is underway. Painting is a four step process using marine grade paints that… Read More »Production Department Update: Guest Boats

Behind the scenes with our Production Department

Every year, from December to March, in what we affectionately call the Off Season, WaterFire’s Production department gets to work prepping our boats, braziers and buoys for another year of service. This includes everything from fixing worn out brazier baskets, and painting buoys to make modifications to our fleet of 20… Read More »Behind the scenes with our Production Department

Thanks to all of our 2012 Volunteers

[one_half] WaterFire Providence would like to thank of all of our 2012 volunteers for making another amazing season possible. Thanks to their hard work, dedication, and passion WaterFire continues to be vibrant piece of the Rhode Island Community. We would also like to acknowledge all of our interns whose hard work… Read More »Thanks to all of our 2012 Volunteers

Project Bandaloop photo by docpop via Flickr

WaterFire and First Works Festival on the Plaza

Providence will be alive with art this weekend. Not only do we have a full WaterFire celebrating the Girl Scouts 100th Anniversary and sponsored by Webster Bank but there is also the First Works Festival on the Plaza taking place from 4 – 11 PM. First Works has an amazing… Read More »WaterFire and First Works Festival on the Plaza

WaterFire August 18, 2012

The next full lighting of WaterFire will be Saturday, August 18th. The fires will be lit shortly after sunset (7:42 p.m.) and remain lit until MIDNIGHT. This WaterFire lighting is sponsored by: Fidelity Investments & the Northeast Chapter of the American Association of Airport Executives There are a lot of exciting special events at this weekend’s… Read More »WaterFire August 18, 2012