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WaterFire

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WaterFire

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4 N Main St, Providence, RI 02903-1305
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Get an in-depth look at Providence from a boat cruise that travels along the waterways of Rhode Island’s capital city. Your guide shares live commentary about historical landmarks and modern destinations as you take in sites including the Fox Point Hurricane Barrier, Providence Industrial Harbor, Providence River, Waterplace Park and the pedestrian paths of Riverwalk. Choose a daytime or evening cruise, and feel free to bring your own refreshments on board.
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Patti H wrote a review Feb 2020
Providence, Rhode Island15 contributions11 helpful votes
The firelight at dusk, the river of music floating from unseen outdoor speakers playing off the sound and silence of first enthralled and then reverently attentive crowds, the heat of the lit cauldrons and all the smells sweet and savory, exotic and familiar from invited street vendors combine to create a beautiful sensory experience. Weather you like to be in the thick of a crowd or observing from a distance, Waterfirer provides a memorable night in for people of all ages to come together under the backdrop of the City of Providence.
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Penpal_55 wrote a review Jan 2020
35 contributions10 helpful votes
Went to this with my spouse and my sister and her husband on a night when they were honoring cancer survivors which made it even more special. We stood in a great spot and were blown away by the entire ceremony and music from start to finish. I would love to return to this one night next summer maybe. If you haven't been to Providence Water Fire you need to see it at least once.
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Sightseer666327 wrote a review Jan 2020
2 contributions1 helpful vote
We went there for the new year eve revelry. Awesome fireworks, great for kids and the young at heart. Place is not so crowded as compared to NYC.
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Kell E wrote a review Jan 2020
Minneapolis, Minnesota73 contributions51 helpful votes
I think this is one of those events in America that everyone should see at least once. I won't even try to describe it proper because it's more of a primal feeling/about the atmosphere when you're there. You should definitely check it out. But don't even think about driving around there.
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Date of experience: September 2019
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DianeTheAdventurer wrote a review Dec 2019
Boston, Massachusetts1076 contributions124 helpful votes
My husband and I went here one night and it was really fun! Along the river, so many fire pits, the boats keep filling them with wood, music, before, etc. Can’t wait to go again next season.
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Date of experience: September 2019
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