july, 2021

28jul8:00 p.m.9:30 p.m.2021 Season Schedule Announcement Press ConferenceMembers of the media and the public are invited to attend.8:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. Memorial Park Event Organized By: WaterFire Providence Event Type:Free Event Tags2021 waterfire season,memorial park,press conference,Providence,WaterFire

Event Details

View of Memorial Park and the Wall of Braziers (Photograph by Erin Cuddigan)
A view of Memorial Park and the Wall of Braziers. Photograph by Erin Cuddigan.

WaterFire Providence is set to announce the 2021 Season Schedule with a celebratory WaterFire Lighting in Memorial Park, Downtown Providence, Rhode Island on Wednesday, July 28, 2021, starting at 8:00 p.m.

The press conference will begin with a speaking portion from WaterFire Providence’s co-CEOs Barnaby Evans, Governor Daniel J. McKee, Mayor Jorge Elorza, City Council President John Igliozzi, Alexis Gorriaran, Board Chair of the Providence Tourism Council, and Kristen Adamo, President & CEO of the Providence Warwick Convention & Visitors Bureau. 

A limited 2021 WaterFire season is possible thanks to the support of Governor Daniel McKee, Mayor Jorge Elorza, City Council President John Igliozzi, Providence City Council, the Rhode Island Commerce Corporation, and event sponsors.

Event Times

(Wednesday) 8:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.


Memorial Park

81 S Main St, Providence, RI 02903


WaterFire ProvidenceWaterFire Providence® is an independent, 501(c)3 nonprofit arts organization whose mission is to inspire Providence and its visitors by revitalizing the urban experience, fostering community engagement and creatively transforming the city by presenting WaterFire for all to enjoy. 475 Valley Street, Providence, RI 02908