Providence Journal

Using light of WaterFire to symbolize wisdom, justice

On Sept. 3, in response to the tragic events in Charlottesville, Virginia, WaterFire invited the community to assemble at the Rhode Island Holocaust Memorial to reaffirm our commitment to the principles of equality, tolerance and justice. Let us remember that Roger Williams founded Providence in 1636 explicitly as a “shelter… Read More »Using light of WaterFire to symbolize wisdom, justice

July 9th, 2016 – Full Lighting

[one_half] Sponsored by Amica Insurance and thanks to the generous support of the Textron Charitable Trust. [/one_half] [one_half_last] [/one_half_last] July 9th, 2016 Event Info: There is the potential for some passing rain showers in the forecast for Saturday afternoon and evening. The WaterFire lighting will be going ahead as planned. Check our Twitter or Facebook… Read More »July 9th, 2016 – Full Lighting

Lighting the mall, photo by Jen Bedford.

June 18th, 2016 – Full Lighting

[one_half] Sponsored by CVS Health Charity Classic [/one_half] [one_half_last] and The Providence Journal [/one_half_last] June 18th, 2016 Event Info: Sunset: 8:24 p.m.Lighting time:  8:44 p.m. The fires will remain lit until 12:30 a.m.Music Program Important Traffic, Parking, and Safety Guidelines | Planning for an Enjoyable and Safe WaterFire Experience Please be… Read More »June 18th, 2016 – Full Lighting