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Starry, Starry Night Crew!

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ORGANIZATION: WaterFire Providence

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 4 people are interested

Interested in hanging out among the stars? Sign up here: https://volunteer.waterfire.org/need/detail/?need_id=788554

Visitors to WaterFire can "wish upon a star" of their own at this magical installation in Memorial Park where large blue paper star lanterns are nestled in the treetops of this dark and dreamy grove. Volunteers are needed to help welcome visitors, assist in hanging stars, and placing Luminaria lanterns where they are needed. This is a quiet, yet busy location; volunteers can expect frequent interactions with visitors....

WaterFire Volunteer Attire:

  • All black head to toe - you are a part of the art!
  • Black mask optional - WaterFire will have black masks on site
  • Closed toe shoes - there are many areas with cobblestone

Suggestion: No large personal items and weather appropriate clothing.

New! WaterFire ditches the plastic water bottle this season! Last season we eliminated the plastic from constructing the braziers and this season we want to reduce our carbon footprint by eliminating the need for single-use plastic bottles. We ask that you please bring a reusable water bottle to your shift and you will be able to refill on site.

*Check in time subject to change *

3 Shifts

  • Sat Jun 01, 2024 - evening / 07:00 PM to 11:30 PM
    Start times may change
  • Sat Aug 03, 2024 - evening / 06:45 PM to 11:30 PM
    Start times may change
  • Sat Aug 17, 2024 - evening / 06:45 PM to 11:30 PM
    Start times may change
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About WaterFire Providence


475 Valley St, Providence, RI 02908, US

Mission Statement

WaterFire Providence's mission is to inspire Providence and its visitors by revitalizing the urban experience, fostering community engagement, and creatively transforming the city by presenting WaterFire for all to enjoy.


WaterFire Providence Brings Art to the Community, by the Community

WaterFire Providence is known for the lightings that take place downtown with local artists and food vendors. We hope to get back to lightings downtown later this year but for now our main focus is the WaterFire Arts Center (WFAC)! Since the pandemic WaterFire continued to create art for the community, by the community at the WFAC.

WaterFire Providence Volunteers are an integral part of every event we host. They assist in all aspects of event production, special projects, and anything else we dream up.

Volunteers build, perform, inspire, engage, and enjoy! WaterFire volunteers come from all walks of life, and we appreciate the diversity and talents that are among them. Over the years, a network of volunteers has been established, and we are delighted at the community that they have become.

Begin your volunteer experience with WaterFire Providence by signing up now on our Volunteer HQ.


Arts & Culture
Arts & Culture, Community


Sat Jun 01, 2024 - Sat Aug 17, 2024
05:00 PM - 11:45 PM
This opportunity has 3 shifts


129 Dyer St.Providence, RI 02903



  • Exhibition Arts
  • Fundraising
  • Retail / Sales
  • Community Outreach
  • Multi-Tasking
  • People Skills


  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group


  • Must be at least 13
  • Just the shifts you sign up for!

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