How Do You Wash a Tent?

125 gallons of water combined with Ecolab chemicals fill the machine in 30 seconds

One of the best parts of having a tent at your outdoor event is that it protects you from the unwanted elements. While it does an excellent job shielding us from the sun and rain, it bears the brunt of the mud, bird droppings and leaf and grass stains that often accompany being outside for […]

Using Technology to Improve the Way We Deliver Tents and Party Goods

The Tent OX driving stakes for a 50 x130 foot tent for a polo match across from Cumberland Valley High School

Stake driving and pulling sound like hard, manual labor that was something farm hands or railroad workers did for a living centuries ago. This isn’t too far from the truth. What’s most surprising is that hundreds of years and countless technological improvements haven’t drastically improved this process for setting up a tent – that is […]

The Ultimate Guide for Choosing a Dance Floor

The right size dance floor allows everyone to spread out and have a good time without feeling too bare.

The right dance floor for your wedding or special event can make – or break the atmosphere of the entire event. Have you ever been to a wedding where the dance floor was too small and cramped or too big and bare? I bet you remember if you have! To pick the right style, size […]

Why Corporate Events are More Fun Under a Tent!

While this tented venue is still set up for a corporate conference, look how much more fun this experience would be for your employees!

Many of us have sat through enough dull and lifeless corporate events to last us a lifetime. They’re the ones where people swing by for an obligatory hello before checking their watch and finding a good excuse to get out of there. It’s a shame that corporate events have gotten such a bad rap, especially […]

When Should You Start Planning Your Wedding?

Big and beautiful tents, like this, tend to fly out of our warehouse during peak season.

From the moment you say, “Yes!” the thought of wedding dresses, invitations, linens and first dance songs will start swimming through your head. Oh the possibilities! With all of these details, both big and small, how much time should you really allow to plan your big day? Ultimately, this answer varies for each couple. Friends […]

Behind the Scenes: It takes a team to set up a tent

Here is a frame tent in the process of being set up.

Most of us can recall a time (or two) when we’ve struggled in our backyard or at a campsite to set up a tent for a small family. Are we sure we have all the poles? Is it supposed to lean like that? Who brought the stakes? It can be confusing and frustrating if it’s […]

How to Beat the Heat When Planning an Outdoor Wedding

Carefully pick the time you start your ceremony! Avoid the hottest hours of the day or provide a tent for your guests to sit under.

An outdoor summer wedding provides a beautiful, natural backdrop that is both elegant and comfortable. However, without the proper planning, the summer heat can make an outdoor venue quite uncomfortable for your guests. If you’re thinking of saying “I Do,” under the open summer sky, take special care to ensure you and your guests keep […]

What Tent Should You Use for Your Special Occasion?

event central tent guide

Tents are a symbol of celebration. When you see a tent, you know something fun is about to take place. From weddings and community events to commencement ceremonies and corporate functions, a tent is a sure sign that good food and entertainment will follow! Just as there are various occasions that call for a tent, […]

7 Stress Saving Hacks for Planning a Perfect Wedding

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Everyone will tell you that planning your wedding is a very special time. What most people won’t tell you is how this can turn into a stressful time if you’re not careful. To avoid the unnecessary stress of wedding planning and to make it a fun and enjoyable memory, it requires some preparation as well […]

When Planning a Wedding, Options Are a Brides Best Friend

Here is just a snapshot of the huge variety of colors and patterns of linens we have in stock! Click the photo to browse our online inventory.

Whether you’re a bride, a friend of a bride or someone who is looking forward to getting married in the near or distant future, we’re going to let you in on one of the best pieces of wedding planning advice you could ever receive. Explore all your options! Just as you never settled during your […]