Water Fire Providence Event Schedule 2016
Each year from October through May millions come to Providence to experience the magic of the iconic Water Fire Providence, a work of art that has truly transformed Providence. Created by artist Barnaby Evans it is truly an awe inspiring experience that is a must see this season! Enjoy Westcott’s TimeLapse of the event! See other videos of Water Fire Providence on their Youtube Channel.
All Full WaterFire installations light up over eighty braziers from 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.
Basin lightings include the circle of twenty-two braziers in the Waterplace Park Basin and the twelve braziers leading up to the Providence Place mall. Partial lightings usually include all of the braziers from Providence Place Mall to Steeple Street.
Saturday, May 21st Basin Lighting – Sunset: 8:05 p.m. Sponsored by The MET High School, Celebrating 20 Years Saturday,
May 28th Full Lighting – Sunset: 8:11 p.m. Sponsored by Bank of America Saturday,
June 18th Full Lighting – Sunset: 8:24 p.m. Sponsored by CVS Health Charity Classic and The Providence Journal Saturday,
July 9th Full Lighting – Sunset: 8:22 p.m. Sponsored by Amica Insurance with the generous support of the Textron Charitable Trust Saturday,
July 23rd Full Lighting – Sunset: 8:12 p.m. Sponsored by Cox Business Saturday, August 6th Hep C Hope: A WaterFire Lighting for RI Defeats Hep C Full Lighting – Sunset: 7:59 p.m. Sponsored by HepCHope.com
Saturday, August 20th Full Lighting – Sunset 7:37 p.m. Sponsored by Fidelity Investments and National Grid
Saturday, September 24th Full Lighting – Sunset 6:38 p.m. Sponsored by the Confucius Institute & US-China Institute at Bryant University and Nortek
Saturday, October 1st -Flames of Hope a Celebration of LifeTM Full Lighting – Sunset: 6:26 p.m. Sponsored by Gloria Gemma Breast Cancer Resource Foundation and Lifetime Medical
Saturday, November 5th WaterFire Salute to Veterans Full Lighting – Sunset: 5:34 p.m.