Former Cirque du Soleil tents to be used in Haiti

February 22, 2010

The Haitian government will soon receive numerous large tents formerly used by Cirque du Soleil. The tents will temporarily house the Port-au-Prince government, says Tom Schrade, a real estate developer from Nevada who donated the tents. Schrade purchased the 30,000-square-foot tents, which are equipped with interior and exterior lighting, HVAC systems, toilets and furniture, from …

New Jersey spa approved for tented events

February 10, 2010

After some initial resistance, the Virgin Spa at Natirar received approval to erect four connected special-event tents on the 90 acre property in Peapack- Gladstone, N.J., according to a Central New Jersey News report. The spa developers first sought permission to erect one large temporary tent to hold up to 225 people. Some residents and …

Luxury tents at Commonwealth Games

February 3, 2010

Visitors to the 2010 Commonwealth Games, held in New Delhi, India, will be able to stay in luxurious tents modeled after those put up during the Pushkar Fair, according to the Press Trust of India. The tents will be set-up at two places in the National Capital Region— Surajkund and Dondahera “Our target is to …