May 30th, 2014 Basin Lighting

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May 30th, 2014 Basin Lighting

This event is being sponsored by: Providence College Alumni Association

Providence College Alumni Association

Providence College Alumni Association

The Providence College National Alumni Association, through its National Board of Governors, fosters a spirit of association among its members and advances the mission of the College. The Association also supports the ongoing efforts of various College programs that contribute to creating a strong connection to Providence College among its members. The Alumni Association has a wonderful history of service to the College rich with tradition and volunteerism. There are thirteen formal regional clubs and eighteen less formal regional associations. A variety of events are held each year including sports nights, career nights, community service activities and cultural affairs. Literally hundreds of alumni volunteers donate their time and talents in order to make these events successful.

May 30th, 2014 Event Schedule:

Sunset time: 8:13pm
The fires will remain lit until 11:30pm
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Basin Fire WaterFire installations are a smaller version of the event; lighting up the circle of twenty-two braziers in the Waterplace Park Basin and the five braziers leading up to the Providence Place mall.

Fire Dancers Liz Knights and Andrew Lindsay – Sunset – 10:30pm

Andrew Lindsay and Liz Knights, photo by Jeffrey Stolzberg.

Liz and Andrew will be performing  on the river starting with the lighting of the braziers in the Waterplace Basin They will be performing several times in various locations throughout the evening.

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Tim Blankenship

Interactive Media Manager at WaterFire Providence
I've worked at WaterFire since 2003. For the first 9 years of my career here I worked in the Production Shop learning all of the details that go into the physical production of the event. I have recently transitioned to role of managing WaterFire's social media and web presence. I find it very rewarding working to increase engagement with our supporters both locally and globally.

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  1. Waterfire Fire Dancers | Cirque De Light
    May 28, 2014

    […] It’s always such a pleasure to perform at Waterfire in downtown Providence, RI.  What a beautiful setting, surrounded by blazing fire pits in every direction, the rivers shimmering with their light.  If you haven’t been before, you must definitely experience the sights and sounds.  We performed this past Saturday for their first full lighting and we’ll be there again for their basin lighting this Friday night.  You can see us on their schedule here. […]

  2. Gareth
    May 29, 2014

    Me and my gf will be there this Friday! Looks fun!

  3. The Frugal Bostonian » Waterfire, Providence, RI
    June 14, 2014

    […] Friday, May 30th Basin Lighting – Sunset 8:13PM Sponsored by: Providence College Alumni Association […]


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