Photo by Jeffrey Stolzberg
Thank to all of our sponsors, partners, supporters, and visitors for an awesome 2014 Event Season!
This is a very special year for WaterFire as it marks 20 years since the first bonfires were lit on the rivers in Providence during the 1994 First Night celebration.
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WaterFire Providence would like to thank all of our 2014 sponsors, their support helped make our 2014 event season a success.
You can help us as we prepare for the 2015 event season by making a
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Schedule of WaterFire Providence Lightings
All light up over eighty braziers from Full WaterFire installations Waterplace Park to Memorial/South Main Street Park on the below scheduled evenings. Lighting occurs shortly after sunset and the event continues until half past midnight.
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. Basin Fire WaterFire installations
Basin Lighting Wednesday, May 14th – Sunset 7:58 p.m. Sponsored by: Nitto Avecia Basin Lighting Friday, May 30th – Sunset 8:13 p.m. Sponsored by: Providence College Alumni Association – Full Lighting Saturday, May 24th Sunset 8:07 p.m. Sponsored by: Brown Alumni Association and Brown University’s 250th Anniversary, and Bank of America Full Lighting Saturday, June 14th – Sunset 8:22 p.m. Sponsored by: University of Rhode Island College of Business and The Rhode Island Hospitality Community Full Lighting Saturday, June 28th – Sunset 8:25 p.m. Sponsored by: Unitarian Universalist Association Full Lighting Saturday, July 12th – Sunset 8:21 p.m. Sponsored by: Fidelity Investments and Nortek, Inc. Full Lighting Saturday, July 26th – Sunset 8:11 p.m. C is for Cure: A WaterFire Lighting for RI Defeats Hep C Supported by: Gilead Full Lighting Saturday, August 9th – Sunset 7:55 p.m. Sponsored by: National Grid Full Lighting Saturday, August 23rd – Sunset 7:35 p.m. Sponsored by: Amica Insurance and Cox Business – Partial Lighting Thursday, September 4th Sunset 7:14 p.m. Sponsored by: Federal Bar Association, Rhode Island Chapter Basin Lighting Friday, September 19th – Sunset 6:48 p.m. Sponsored by: Land Trust Alliance – Basin Lighting Tuesday, September 23rd 6:41 p.m. WaterFire Presents Elemental – The 8th Annual WaterFire Providence Fundraiser Full Lighting Saturday, September 27th – Sunset 6:36 p.m. Sponsored by: Webster Bank and the Confucius Institute Full Lighting Saturday, October 11th – Sunset 6:12 p.m. Sponsored by: Gloria Gemma Breast Cancer Resource Foundation – Flames of Hope: A Celebration of Life® Tuesday, October 21st – Basin Lighting Sunset 5:51 p.m. Sponsored by: Uno Pizzeria & Grill Full Lighting Saturday, October 25th – Sunset 5:51 p.m. Sponsored by: Brown University in celebration of its 250th Anniversary Saturday, November 8th – WaterFire Salute to Veterans Sunset 4:33 p.m. Sponsored by: Alex and Ani, Bank of America, and the Walmart Foundation. With the generous support of the Textron Charitable Trust Saturday, November 29th – Basin Lighting Sunset 4:17 p.m. Sponsored by: New England Bridge Conference – Basin Lighting Friday, December 19th Sunset 4:17 p.m. | Lighting 4:30 p.m. A Very Special Christmas WaterFire to Benefit the Providence Rescue Mission We hope you are able to join us for a night of art, culture, music, community and surprises in 2014.