Event Central Supports the LLS Central PA Ski4Life 2015

It was a chilly, but beautiful winter day on Saturday, February 7 – and a perfect day to hit the slopes and ski for a good cause!

The 11th Annual Ski4Life, hosted by the Central Pennsylvania Chapter of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, took place at Ski Roundtop Mountain Resort. Skiers from all across Central PA gathered for a 6-hour ski and snowboard marathon – and most importantly – to raise money to support the LLS’s missions to cure leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin’s disease and myeloma and improve the quality of life for patients and their families.

Event Central was …

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Plan B: How to Prepare for the Unexpected On Your Wedding Day

As you pour weeks and months of your time into planning every detail of your wedding day, it’s easy to overlook the very important need to also prepare a Plan B. Maybe it’s superstition or maybe it’s the added stress of thinking about something going wrong on your big day, but regardless, failing to have a backup plan won’t ensure the unexpected doesn’t take place. If it’s meant to be…it will happen.

Planning out alternative options in case of bad weather, illnesses and cancellations is one of the smartest things you can do to help eliminate unnecessary stress on your …

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How Do You Wash a Tent?

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 long periods of time.

It would be great if we could just roll up the entire tent and put it in a standard washing machine, but the actual process of washing, repairing and drying a massive amount of vinyl is a bit more complicated than …

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

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 until now.

Having seen the inefficiencies of the tent installation process first-hand, Scott Woodruff, the owner of Event Central was inspired to create a product that improved safety on the job site, decreased the time it took to install a tent and minimized damage to …

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

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 not something you do often.

Now imagine setting up a tent that spans 60-feet by 130-feet in size and can accommodate upwards of 1,000 guests. This is a whole different ball game! There’s a very good reason why people choose to rent these tents and …

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