october, 2021

16oct6:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.Saturday, October 16Full Lighting6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. WaterFire Event Organized By: WaterFire Providence Event Type:Free Event Tags2021 waterfire season,full lighting,Providence,WaterFire

Event Details

Boat Procession at WaterFire. Photograph by Kevin Murray.
Boat Procession at WaterFire. Photograph by Kevin Murray.

Supported by BIPOC Arts, Technology and Businesses and Brown University

Full lighting – Sunset (6:02 p.m.) – 11:00 p.m.

This lighting is being supported by The Papitto Opportunity Connection.

The Papitto Opportunity Connection (POC) is a non-profit private foundation dedicated to listening and working together with Rhode Island’s Black, Indigenous and People of Color (BIPOC) communities to empower and create individual success stories by investing in education, job skills training and entrepreneurial ventures.


Creating change for generations: Papitto Opportunity Connection invests in R.I.’s communities of color – Boston Globe (09/24/2021).

Event Times

(Saturday) 6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.


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