WaterFire Providence: 125th Anniversary Celebration

Celebrate URI's 125th Anniversary at WaterFire Providence! Enjoy these activities and more:

  • Visit Rhody Place on Steeple Street for college exhibits, fun and Rhody spirit (5-10 p.m.). Lila Kane and four URI theatre students will perform, 5-6:30 p.m.
  • URI Jazz Band 5:30-6:30 p.m. at the Basin
  • Join us for the Ring of Fire lighting ceremony at sunset (6:41 p.m.) at Waterplace Park and Riverwalk.

URI is a proud season sponsor of WaterFire Providence, 2017. 


Saturday, September 23, 2017 at 5:00pm to 11:00pm

WaterFire Providence Providence, RI 02903

Event Type

Special Event

125th Anniversary


Contact Person

Joanne Esposito

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Ann Salzarulo-McGuigan

Ann Salzarulo-McGuigan 8/3/2017

...ahh yes, time with the elements. Refreshing (air), Reflective(water) and Reinvigorating fire)!