This event is being sponsored by Dunkin’ Donuts
March 18th, 2016 – Slam Dunk WaterFire Event Info:
Sunset: 6:56 p.m.
Lighting time: 7:16 p.m.
The fires will remain lit until 10:30 p.m.
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.
Goodness Gracious Great Balls of Fire! Come down early and get your Dunk on! Starting at 6:00 PM join WaterFire Providence for a fun-filled evening including the Slam Dunk Basketball shootout competition in Union Plaza. Step up and take a shot to win wonderful prizes provided by Dunkin’ Donuts in this family-friendly event.
For a donation to WaterFire Providence of $5, shoot for the hoop and get three chances to win Dunkin Donuts Gift Cards, 2016 Slam Dunk WaterFire t-shirts, and the coveted 2016 Slam Dunk WaterFire sweatshirt.
That’s right – sink all three balls through the hoop and win all three prizes! You get 3 chances to win! Try your luck with a Free Throw, Layup, and 3 Pointer. Win a prize for each shot you successfully make. Boom-shaka-laka!
Dunkin’ Donuts will be serving up free samples of some wonderful refreshments near the basin area so make sure to stop by and either “warm up” or “cool down”.
Want to be a part of the art? Learn more about all the different ways you can become involved by asking WaterFire Providence Ambassadors at the event. Stop by the WaterFire Store for WaterFire-inspired merchandise.
About the 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.