Tenting around a flag pole

October 1, 2018

Elevation, weight and obstructions all factor into a complicated installation at a recently restored site. When organizers of the Prayers from Maria fundraiser suggested a new location for the annual event—the recently restored Old Coast Guard Station on Whiskey Island in Cleveland, Ohio—Ramsey Duqum’s answer was simple: No. Owner and CEO of AAble Rents of …

An L.A. hotspot is topped off with a rooftop monopitch structure

August 1, 2018

A burst of wind, a stroke of luck and a lot of hard work and collaboration result in a stunning monopitch structure above an L.A. hotspot. Sometimes, it’s all about being at the right place at the right time. For Walberto “Pana” Vasquez, owner of The Tent Co., a Houston, Texas-based tent manufacturer, the right …

“Techno-chalet” lights up Montreal winter festival

June 1, 2018

Grandchamp Structure Design overcomes weather and site restrictions to build a “techno-chalet” for a winter festival. Montréal en Lumière (Montreal in Light) is one of the largest winter festivals in the world, drawing more than one million people annually to take in fine food, performing arts, family-friendly activities and nightlife in the midst of a …

A mono-pitch tent sets the stage for the Breakthrough Prize gala

April 1, 2018

Celebrations! Party Rentals sets the stage for the Breakthrough Prize Gala with a mono-pitch structure. When you are celebrating the world’s leading innovators, your event venue needs to be innovative. Established in 2012, the Breakthrough Prize Gala honors top achievements in physics, life science and mathematics. The “Oscars of Science” attracts a star-studded lineup of …

Building over a building

December 1, 2017

A structure tent over an active construction site ends weather delays. Like every other tent rental company, Traube Tents and Structures of Columbia, Ill., is accustomed to installing tents before the decorators are on the scene, and striking them after the guests go home. But with construction sites, it’s not uncommon for tent installers to …

Stadium tent event has tight timelines, hot temps

October 1, 2017

A clear tent offers gala guests a view of a high-profile locale. Prestige Party Rental of Prospect Park, N.J., has enjoyed opportunities to work on events at MetLife Stadium, the East Rutherford, N.J., home to the New York Giants and the New York Jets, numerous times. So even with a tight timeline, Prestige president Tom …

L & A Tent Rental provides ongoing tent services at busy venue

August 1, 2017

A job at a busy historical site requires custom fabrication, laborious installation and ongoing support. When the Cescaphe Event Group of Philadelphia, Pa., took over as the caterer and planner for the city’s event venue at the Fairmount Water Works, it turned to L & A Tent Rentals of Hamilton, N.J., for an extended project …

A tented event tests planning capabilities

June 1, 2017

An event on a school’s campus put the planning capabilities of Elite Tents and Events to the test. A Jewish school academy near Baltimore, Md., broke ground in February for a new school building on its existing property, and it turned to Elite Tents and Events, Sykesville, Md., to provide some massive tenting for the …

A tall order

April 1, 2017

A holiday party includes custom tenting over a tall structure. Cocktails under a pergola sounds simple enough. But All Occasions Event Rental of Cincinnati, Ohio, reached for new heights with an installation for a holiday party this past December. The client wanted to host festivities for 400 guests at their home, but only if a …