The iconic Illuminations of Life ceremony and the Torch procession is the pinnacle of the Flames of Hope Weekend. This tribute honors breast cancer survivors and remembers those lost with a moving program witnessed by thousands as it unfolds on the Rhode Island State House steps.
The State Ballet of Rhode Island tells a story through beautiful choreography is punctuated by the lighting of the state house in pink. At the conclusion of the ceremony, 150 torchbearers process to the Providence River Basin to light the largest WaterFire of the season.
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The Flames of Hope Light represents a beacon in our hearts. A beacon that represents our loved ones that are actively in treatment, the survivors and thrivers, the Metavivors who continue their fight everyday and our friends and family that have sadly gone before us.