FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
August 24th, 2016
PRESS CONTACT: Nicole Purcell
Office: (401) 273-1155 x 171
WaterFire Providence Announces our Second Annual
FireBall Fundraiser at the WaterFire Arts Center on November 17th, 2016
Event Name: FireBall
Event Date: Thursday, November 17
Venue: the new WaterFire Arts Center at 475 Valley St in Providence
5:30 p.m. VIP cocktail Hour
6:30 p.m. Event Patrons arrive
7:00 p.m. Speaking Program
8:30 p.m. Night Owl attendees arrive
Event purpose: This yearâ€™s FireBall celebration will be a fun event created in support of WaterFire Providence, with an introduction to the organizationâ€™s new WaterFire Arts Center. It will also feature a tribute to the Peggy & Hank Sharpe family, recognizing the extraordinary role theyâ€™ve played in building a better Rhode Island through an impressive array of philanthropic projects.
Throughout the evening, weâ€™ll have lots of sights and sounds that all of us associate with WaterFire â€“ interesting characters, boats, lights, water, fire, music.
Event Co-Chairs: Brooke & Eugene Lee and Maia & Donald Farish
Master of Ceremonies: Trinity Rep Actor Joe Wilson, Jr.
Caterer: Russell Morin Fine Catering
â€“ $1,000, includes 2 tickets, VIP cocktail hour, dinner, program, celebration and special recognition at the event
â€“$250 each, includes VIP cocktail hour, dinner, program, celebration
â€“ $150 each, dinner, program, celebration
Night Owl tickets
â€“ $35 each, celebration and dancing at the WaterFire Arts Center (cash bar for Night Owls)
Tickets are available now: https://waterfires2016fireball.eventbrite.com
Tickets wonâ€™t be issued; names will be held at the door. For more information on corporate sponsorships go to www.waterfire.org/fireball
, or call Kibbe Reilly at 401-861-8100.