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WaterFire Providence, Providence

Categories: Historic Walking Areas, Theater & Performances, Concerts & Shows, Tourist Spots
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4.4/5 based on 1,300+ reviews on the web
WaterFire Providence, the award-winning sculpture by Barnaby Evans installed on three rivers in downtown Providence, has been praised by Rhode Island residents and visitors alike as a powerful work of art and a moving symbol of Providence's Renaissance.
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  • Waterfire is a beautiful unique experience on the river. The wood fires are lit in metal baskets up and down the river while people in kayaks with lighted Koi on top paddle up and down, making it look...  read more »
  • We had heard about "water fire" for years and had no idea what it really was until we came. People start gathering as the sun is setting, performers go to their selected spots all along the river and ...  read more »
  • I've been to WaterFire many times. I volunteered a couple of times. I find walking among the crowds peaceful. The aroma from the fire is welcomed and the sights are both solemn and lively. Good for bo...  read more »
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