WaterFire Providence: 125th Anniversary Celebration

Saturday, September 23 at 5:00pm to 9:00pm

WaterFire Providence Providence, RI 02903

Celebrate URI's 125th Anniversary at WaterFire Providence.

Join 125 torch bearers for a lighting ceremony at sunset (6:41 p.m.) at Waterplace Park in downtown Providence.

Visit Rhody Place on Steeple Street for college exhibits, fun and Rhody spirit.

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


Event Type

Special Event


125th Anniversary



Contact Person

Joanne Esposito

Contact Phone


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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)!

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