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September 28, 2019 – Full Lighting

Summer of Science Series || Big Bang Science FairCommunity Heroes Series || Celebrating Educational Excellence in Rhode IslandSaturday, September 28FULL LIGHTING Celebrating Educational Excellence in Rhode IslandStarting at 5:00 pm in Memorial Park. Together with the community we celebrate our successes in education across Rhode Island, showcase interesting and successful… Read More »September 28, 2019 – Full Lighting

2019 Big Bang Science Fair at WaterFire Providence

Join us on Saturday, September 28, 2019, for the “Big Bang Science Fair” at WaterFire Providence. The event celebrates the intersections between science and the arts. We invite kids and adults of all ages to participate in the free, hands-on activities and discover science in our daily lives. For one… Read More »2019 Big Bang Science Fair at WaterFire Providence

2019 #Art4Impact: The Summer of Science Event Series

The #Art4Impact Summer of Science Event Series aims to strengthen the connections between art and design and science and technology within our community. The July 20 event marked a momentous milestone of man’s first steps on the Moon, the August TechFire (in less than two weeks!) combines art and technology… Read More »2019 #Art4Impact: The Summer of Science Event Series

Photograph by Jeff Meunier

September 22, 2018 – Full Lighting

[one_half] Saturday, September 22ndFull Lighting – Sunset 6:43 pm Made possible by the generous support of Textron Charitable TrustMusic Program WaterFire’s Salute to Rhode Island EducatorsIn Memorial Park starting at 4:30 p.mIn collaboration with Rhode Island Department of Education With support from the Rhode Island Federation of Teachers and Healthcare Professionals and… Read More »September 22, 2018 – Full Lighting

September 19th, Basin Lighting. Photo by Yessenia Pineda.

Big Bang Science Fair at WaterFire Providence on September 22, 2018

Scheduled Talks | Hands-On Workshops | Walk-Up Activities Join us on Saturday, September 22, 2018, for the “Big Bang Science Fair” at WaterFire Providence. Sponsored by Brown University, CS4RI, USCMS Collaboration, IEEE Superconductivity, and Harvard University, with collaborating support of Bryant University, Citizens Bank, and CERN’s USCMS and USATLAS experiment. Event Sponsors |… Read More »Big Bang Science Fair at WaterFire Providence on September 22, 2018

May 27th, 2017 – Full Lighting

This event is being sponsored by Bank of America and Brown University [one_third] May 27th, 2017 – Full Lighting Sunset: 8:10 p.m.Lighting time: 8:30 p.m. The fires will remain lit until 12:30 a.m.Music Program [/one_third] [one_third] [/one_third] [one_third_last] [/one_third_last] All Full WaterFire installations light up over eighty braziers from Waterplace Park to Memorial/South Main Street Park on… Read More »May 27th, 2017 – Full Lighting

Visitors at WaterFire. Photo by Todd Monjar.

Saturday, May 23rd – Full Lighting

This event is being sponsored by Bank of America and Brown University in celebration of its 250th Anniversary. [one_half] “WaterFire is a signature Providence event, a tremendous testament to the city’s creative talent and energy,” said Bill Hatfield, Rhode Island president, Bank of America. “It connects artists, businesses and the… Read More »Saturday, May 23rd – Full Lighting

Fires on the Wall in the Memorial Park. Photo by James Turner.

October 25th, 2014 – Full Lighting

Sponsored by: Brown University in celebration of its 250th Anniversary [one_half] [/one_half] [one_half_last] Brown University marks the 250th anniversary of its founding with 15 months of events and activities designed to share a fuller and deeper understanding of the University and its historic and ongoing partnership with Providence and Rhode… Read More »October 25th, 2014 – Full Lighting

September 7th Full WaterFire Lighting

The fires will be lit shortly after sunset (7:10pm) and remain lit until MIDNIGHT. Tonight’s sponsors are: Rhode Island Hospital Celebrating 150 Years of Caring, the Rhode Island Hospital Guild & The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University & National Grid [one_half]   [/one_half] [one_half_last] “This is a very big year for Rhode Island Hospital,” said Timothy J.… Read More »September 7th Full WaterFire Lighting