Category: Action Tents Blog

Outdoor vs Indoor Wedding Reception

outdoor wedding in a garden

Having an outdoor wedding can be very special, but it all depends on weather. Of course, you’re going to want to plan it out perfectly for an outdoor reception, but if it works out the right way, it can be one for the books. Indoor wedding receptions are much easier and safer because you don’t… Read more »

Why You Should Hire a Live Band Over a DJ

live wedding band for wedding reception

A tough decision can be picking the music for your wedding. There are many benefits to both a DJ or a live band, but it depends on what suits you better and what your guests might prefer. We want to make it easier for you to make a decision on the entertainment for your special… Read more »

How to Plan for a Backyard Party

Summer party in the backyard

Summer is a time to get outside, enjoy the company of family and friends, and utilize your backyard to its full potential. Throwing a cookout or backyard party takes a lot of work if you want to make it a memorable one for your guests. Here is how you do just that. Planning Planning is… Read more »

Make this Memorial Day One for the Books!

Tent rental for your memorial day party

Memorial Day weekend is approaching, and you want to throw a great memorable party for your guests. This can be a great way to start the summer off on the right track, so we’d like to tell you about these awesome party ideas! Get Creative with These Party Ideas We know a typical barbecue is… Read more »

Why You Should Rent a Tent for the Graduation Party

Party Tent rental for your graduation

College graduations are coming up soon, and then high school will follow right after, so planning for the party ahead of time is important and renting a party tent should be on your list. Why it’s Essential Many graduation parties in the upcoming summer months consist of warm weather, family & friends, good food, entertainment,… Read more »

Celebrating a Birthday? Plan a Harvest Carnival

Celebrating a Birthday? Plan a Harvest Carnival

Wedding season never winds down for us at Action Tents, and neither does the busy birthday season. Are you planning a friend or family member’s party? Feeling a little uninspired? Get creative this fall and throw them a harvest carnival! Here’s how to do it. Create Fun Stations Carnivals are hubs of fun activity; they… Read more »

Three Outdoor Fundraising Ideas for Fall

Three Outdoor Fundraising Ideas for Fall

As temperatures begin to descend into cooler climates, you’re probably preparing yourself for a long list of indoor to-dos, but we still have a few months to enjoy some of the residual warmth sailing into fall. Is your school organization, church, or sports team gearing up for another year of fundraisers? If so, why not… Read more »

Wedding Etiquette that is Still Relevant

Tips on Attending a Wedding

It is no secret that proper wedding etiquette does exist, but it can be difficult to determine what is currently relevant. Although certain wedding guidelines do change with time, there are certain etiquette practices that are still a must. If you were recently invited to a wedding, make sure you’re aware of what etiquette is… Read more »

How to Have a Casual Wedding

Hosting a Casual Wedding

When it comes to having a wedding, every bride and groom have their own opinions of how it should be. Some couples love an extravagant affair with hundreds of guests inside of a grand hall while others are more enticed by a smaller, more casual wedding. If you are looking to have a smaller, more… Read more »

Clever Ways to Get Your Guests Mixing and Mingling

Wedding Planning Tips

Weddings aren’t just a big day for the bride and groom. Guests also spend a lot of time and often, money, planning and preparing for a wedding. Your wedding preparations can be the difference between your guests counting down the hours until they can head home, and wishing the night wouldn’t end. It’s important to… Read more »