Sunday, August 19, 2012

WaterFire In The City

People from all over the world have come to Providence to see the WaterFire started in 1994 to celebrate First Night on New Years Eve.


You may remember seeing this area of the city during the day in previous shots.


The backdrop of the city at night.


The ceremony of lighting the fires above.


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The video above to hear the music that is played throughout the WaterFire event.

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The videos above to watch the gargoyle perform.





The other end of the WaterFire - There are over 80 bonfires lite in all. 

Have you ever seen a WaterFire like this?

7 comments:

  1. Wow! That looks awesome! Great pics!

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    1. Thanks Brenda, yes, I try to go once every year. Always amazes me.

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  2. Wonderful Lisa :) Really thanks for sharing. Get to know more about events there :)

    Cheers...

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    1. You are welcome Mayura, reminded me of one of the festivals you shared from your part of the world.

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  3. Lisa, that looks spectacular! I'm so jealous! I'd love to experience something like that.

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  4. Thanks Janet. It is something to see. Maybe you'll make it to the East Coast one day to see too.

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  5. Nice pictures and video. Was at Waterfire this past August and is a WOW!

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