waterfire providence 2017 scheduleBasin 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. AQUA is the perfect spot to enjoy a few cocktails prior to walking to WaterFire. Be sure to reserve a seat by a fire pit to really get you in the mood!
Friday, May 19th
Full Lighting - Sunset: 8:03 p.m.
Sponsored by Providence College: Celebrating a Century of Values That Endure
Saturday, May 27th
Full Lighting - Sunset: 8:10 p.m.
Sponsored by Bank of America and Brown University
Saturday, June 10th
Full Lighting - Sunset: 8:20 p.m.
Sponsored by RI Day of Portugal and Rhode Island College with its Institute for Portuguese and Lusophone World Studies,
with the generous support of Textron Charitable Trust
Saturday, June 24th
Full Lighting - Sunset: 8:25 p.m.
Sponsored by Cox Business
Saturday, July 8th
Full Lighting - Sunset: 8:22 p.m.
Sponsored by National Grid
Thursday, July 20th
Basin Lighting - Sunset: 8:15 p.m.
Sponsored by the International Conference on Mercury as a Global Pollutant
Saturday, July 22nd
Full Lighting - Sunset: 8:14 p.m.
Sponsored by Amica Insurance and Fidelity Investments
Saturday, August 5th - Hep C Hope: A WaterFire Lighting for RI Defeats Hep C
Full Lighting - Sunset: 7:59 p.m.
Sponsored by HepCHope.com
Saturday, September 23rd
Full Lighting - Sunset 6:41 p.m.
Sponsored by the University of Rhode Island: Celebrating 125 years of Thinking Big
Saturday, September 30th - Flames of Hope a Celebration of Life™
Full Lighting - Sunset: 6:29 p.m.
Sponsored by Gloria Gemma Breast Cancer Resource Foundation
Saturday, November 4th - WaterFire Salute to Veterans
Full Lighting - Sunset: 5:36 p.m.
"Day-cation"AQUA opens for the season on May 20th. Daycations will begin June 5th. Purchase a one-day pool pass and experience the resort-style atmosphere at AQUA at the Providence Marriott Downtown. Stretch out on a lounge chair and soak in some sun (don't forget your sunscreen!) The Providence Marriott Downtown was voted Best Hotel for Pool Lovers by Yankee Magazine. Come find out why!
"Day-cation" passes are $30 per person and should be purchased at the front desk in the lobby. You receive your wristbands at time of purchase at the front desk. Based upon availability. Passes sell out so come early! Daycation passes may NOT be purchased in advance.
Available Monday- Thursday, 10 AM - 4 PM only; weekend not included. Passes include parking and access to the only connecting indoor and outdoor pools in Rhode Island!
Now that's a "Day-cation"! Passes sell out FAST! Please call: 401-272-2400