801 - Pierce Stadium/Athletic Complex

City of East Providence FY2024 Budget Summary

Who We Are:

Pierce Memorial Stadium has been the site of many recreational events including rodeo and circus shows, boxing bouts, professional soccer and Independence Day fireworks displays. The complex, managed by the Highway/Parks Division, is home to both East Providence Townies and area university athletics.

What We Do:

The 8,000-capacity stadium is host to the annual Heritage Festival, East Providence High School graduation and many other events. The Pierce Athletic Complex is open to the public year round with the exception of Christmas and New Year's Day. Tennis and basketball courts are available with lighting provided from mid April to mid November.