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July 14th, 2015 – Basin Lighting

Waterplace Basin, photo by Jen Bonin.

The event is being sponsored by National Association of Clean Water Agencies

National Association of Clean Water Agencies

The National Association of Clean Water Agencies (NACWA) is proud to mark its 45th year of clear commitment to America’s waters in partnership with WaterFire.  NACWA represents the collective interests of America’s clean water utilities nationwide – dedicated public servants and true environmental advocates.  The Association is proud to count the Narragansett Bay Commission among the nearly 375 public utilities, companies, and organizations that are members of NACWA.  At NACWA… our commitment is clear.   #NACWA15

July 14th, 2015 Event Info:

Sunset: 8:20 p.m.
Lighting time: 8:40 p.m.
The fires will remain lit until 11:00 p.m.
Music Program

Basin lightings include the circle of twenty-two braziers in the Waterplace Park Basin and the twelve braziers leading up to the Providence Place mall. Partial lightings usually include all of the braziers from Providence Place Mall to Steeple Street.

Ship Street Bazaar – 4:00 to 8:00 p.m.


Ship Street Square
61 Ship Street
Providence, RI

Join the Social Enterprise Greenhouse before WaterFire for a celebration of local social businesses, music, food, shopping, and beer. Find more info on Facebook.



Ship Street Bazaar



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Interactive Media Manager at WaterFire Providence | + posts by author

I've worked at WaterFire Providence since 2003. For the first 9 years of my career, I worked in the Production Shop learning all of the details that go into the physical production of the event. In 2012 transitioned to the role of managing WaterFire's social media and web presence. I now head up WaterFire Providence's digital projects including, web, social, databases, and our physical IT infrastructure.

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