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The Friends of Pomham Rocks Lighthouse

The Friends of Pomham Rocks Lighthouse is a 501(c)3 non-profit that was  established in 2004 to restore and maintain the 1871 historic landmark. The Friend’s mission is to ensure the historic restoration and preservation of Pomham Rocks Lighthouse and to improve public awareness, appriciation and access to the lighthouse.

Upcoming Events: 

  • Tours now open for booking
  • Looff Arts Festival: August 16, 2022
  • On the Water raffle drawing: August 16, 2022 6:00 pm


      Friends of Pomham Rocks Lighthouse is sponsoring a water-themed fundraising raffle to help maintain its island light station. Experience a night to remember. See the wonder of WaterFire up close and personal with an admission for two to an exclusive Brazier Society Guest Reception and Boat Ride. Your prize includes a light dinner and drinks under the WaterFire tent. Then float among the flames and enjoy WaterFire from a different point of view on a ride on a WaterFire VIP Boat at one of the lightings. The value of this unique, exclusive experience is $400.

      Enjoy a Cape Cod Getaway at the family-friendly Bayside Resort. The Cape Cod package includes an off-season overnight stay in a deluxe queen room that accommodates two adults and two children. A full breakfast and discount certificate toward dinner are part of the package, valued at $175. Bayside Resort is located in West Yarmouth, MA, overlooking picturesque Lewis Bay. It features an indoor pool, fitness center and arcade and an outdoor firepit. Activities, entertainment, golfing and shopping are nearby. The Cape Cod Getaway can be used from September 15 to May 15 and the certificate expires at the end of 2024.

     Enjoy dining with a picturesque water view with the Seaside Dining Package. This prize includes gift cards to a number of local restaurants on the bay. Sample delights from the sea or traditional fare in a casual, relaxed atmosphere.

      The drawing will take place at 6 p.m. on Saturday, August 13 at the Friends of Pomham Rocks Lighthouse tent at the Looff Arts Festival at Rose Larisa Park, 701 Bullocks Point Avenue, Riverside. You do not need to be present to win. Three winning tickets will be drawn. The owner of the first winning ticket picked will be contacted to choose the prize he or she wants from among the three prizes. Then the owner of the second winning ticket will be contacted to choose from the two remaining prizes. The owner of the third ticket picked will receive the final prize.

      On the Water Raffle tickets are $10 each or 3 for $25. They will be sold at the Looff Arts Festival or can be obtained in advance by sending a check, made payable to Friends of Pomham Rocks Lighthouse, c/o 81 Harris Street, Riverside, RI. 02915. Include your name, address and phone number on your check. Call 401-433-3463 with any questions. Proceeds from the raffle will be used to maintain historic Pomham Rocks Lighthouse. 

Friends of Pomham Rocks Lighthouse
P.O. Box 15121 Riverside, RI 02915
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