Join the Steel Yard on Saturday, October 20th for Providence’s raddest & hottest Halloween party... The 13th Annual Halloween Iron Pour...THE LOST YARD!
Featuring... - Live performative Iron Pour (if you don't know yet what that is, you gotta check it out!) - Live music & entertainers, including The Firefly Caravan LLC, Unkle Thirsty and special guests TBA - Bar by Revival Brewing Company - Food by Weenie Wizard, Boru Barbecue, Chroma Council and Rhody Roots
This theatrical display of the industrial arts attracts over 1,500 people including artists, fabricators, families, and friends to 27 Sims Avenue in Providence, RI. For this performance, artists harness the power of our custom-built iron tilt-furnace to pour over 2,500 pounds of luminous, molten iron. People return annually not only for the sparky performance and the numerous steel and iron props that we build in our own studio but also for the phenomenal local music and food.
The 13th Annual Iron Pour is sponsored by Revival Brewing Company, BankRI, RISCA - Rhode Island State Council on the Arts, RISD, Cross Insurance, Pannone Lopes Deveraux & O'Gara
What is the Iron Pour? We're transforming our entire hill into a theatrical display of fire and art. Our trained Pour crew will harness the power of our custom-built iron tilt-furnace to pour over 2,500 pounds of luminous, molten iron. Larger than life sculptures will be activated by fire and the molten metal.
Where is The Steel Yard located? The Steel Yard. 27 Sims Ave Providence RI 02909. This is an outdoor space. Please plan and dress accordingly.
Is there a rain date? Yes! Weather conditions can impact the Iron Pour schedule. Our Rain date for the event will be the following day, Sunday, October 22nd, 2017. Same place, same time!
Is there indoor space? The Steel Yard is an outdoor space only. So dress accordingly and be sure wear warm layers and clothes you'll be comfortable in!
Where do I park? Parking is ON STREET ONLY on Sims and Harris Ave. There are no parking lots available to guests.
How much is it to get in? General Admission tickets are $15, Do you hate waiting in lines and love the Steel Yard? Purchase your $100 Jurassic tickets, skip the line, get a complimentary swag bag!
Is there Re-Entry to the event? There is no re-entry to this event. Please be prepared.
Can I bring my kids? You bet! The Halloween Iron Pour is an all ages, family friendly event. Children 6 & over are required to purchase a ticket. No strollers are permitted on the campus during this event for safety.
What kind of food will be at the event? We will have local vendors providing food for sale who can accept cash or credit!
Will there be alcohol? We will be serving beer at the Yardie Bar for $5 generously donated by Revival Brewing Company. Served to 21+ only (duh!) so bring your IDs if you plan to get an adult beverage. Only while supplies last!
Can I go onto the hill? Nope! We want to keep our guests as safe as possible. You'll see clearly marked "Fire Safety Lines" that will be monitored by volunteers. Only authorized staff or crew are permitted to cross the fire safety lines.
What's the Art Sale? Many of our Yardie artists will be setting up tables to sell their ceramics and jewelry! Walk away with some amazing crafted work and support local artists.
Are dogs allowed in? No! Due to safety, leave all pups at home?
Is the event wheelchair accessible? The site itself is wheelchair accessible! There is no assigned seating, nor designated viewing areas inside the event tho. All guest areas are on pavement & concrete, flat. This event is standing room.
Is there assigned seating? Nope! This is a standing event only. Due to safety, we do not permit chairs anywhere surrounding the hill/fire zone. We will have seats available in the food court as well as the First Aid Station at the entrance.
Can I bring my own chair? Again, Nope! This is a standing event only. Due to safety, we do not permit chairs anywhere surrounding the hill/fire zone, including ones you bring in! You'll be asked to leave your chair outside or return it to your car.
Directions to the Steel Yard: By Bus: The Steel Yard is along RIPTA bus route #92 from Kennedy Plaza or Rhode Island College. Get off the bus on the Atwells Avenue stop by Eagle Square. Walk down Harris Ave, towards the Mall, and take a left onto Sims Ave. The Steel Yard office is located on the first floor of the brick building halfway down the street. From 95 North: Take exit 22c (Providence Place Mall) at the end of the ramp take a right on to Kinsley Ave. Take the next available right on to Harris Ave (if you reach the mall you have gone too far). From Harris Ave. take a right onto Sims Ave. The Steel Yard office is located on the first floor of the brick building halfway down the street on the left.
From 95 South: Take exit 22c (Providence Place Mall) at the end of the ramp, take a right onto Kinsley Ave. Take the next available right on to Harris Ave (if you reach the mall you have gone to far). From Harris Ave. take a right onto Sims Ave. The Steel Yard office is located on the first floor of the brick building halfway down the street on the left.