events

WaterFire’s 100 Days of Inspiration and Connection

Connections Live Where We Make Them During this time of crisis, we created a program of daily emails to inspire and connect our community. Sharing inspirational quotes, WaterFire stories, and unDistancing Resources from arts/culture organizations as well as economic relief programs and opportunities for our followers to boost our local… Read More »WaterFire’s 100 Days of Inspiration and Connection

Announcing the 2019 #Art4Impact Series and WaterFire Season Schedule

To celebrate 25 years of transforming a place and building community in Providence, RI, WaterFire Providence announces its inaugural #Art4Impact series of events. The #Art4Impact series will include three themed series of WaterFire lightings and events with each series highlighting community milestones, challenges or issues that WaterFire has been helping… Read More »Announcing the 2019 #Art4Impact Series and WaterFire Season Schedule

Recent Event Highlights from the WaterFire Arts Center

We’ve had the pleasure to host a great deal of fun and engaging events at the WaterFire Arts Center (WFAC). From the 2019 Rhode Island Brewfest and the 2018 Fine Furnishing Show to Providence Mayor Jorge Elorza’s Inauguration Celebration and Foster Forward’s Annual Gala. The large flexible space at the WaterFire Arts Center is ideal… Read More »Recent Event Highlights from the WaterFire Arts Center

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

RI Statehouse in Pink, photo by Erin X. Smithers

October 11, 2014 – Full Lighting

Sponsored by: Gloria Gemma Breast Cancer Resource Foundation – Flames of Hope: A Celebration of Life® [one_half]   [/one_half] [one_half_last]   The Gloria Gemma Breast Cancer Resource Foundation is pleased to sponsor WaterFire Providence, as we celebrate and honor those who are/have been affected by breast cancer. In partnership with… Read More »October 11, 2014 – Full Lighting

Dragon Dance performance on the Waterplace Basin Stage. Photo by Jeffrey Stolzberg.

September 27th, 2014 – Full Lighting

Sponsored by Webster Bank and the Confucius Institute [one_half] We are pleased to support WaterFire Providence® whose inspirational Waterfire sculpture transforms our downtown experience and celebrates the city’s renaissance. Webster Bank, NA., Member FDICThe Webster symbol and Webster Bank are registered in the U.S. Patent and trademark office. [/one_half] [one_half_last] The Confucius… Read More »September 27th, 2014 – Full Lighting