Category: Tents

What Are The Differences Between Pole Tents and Frame Tents?

Pole-vs-Pole Frame Tents

If you’ve ever been to an outdoor function, you’ve probably partied under a tent. Did you know there are two types of tents? One is the pole tent, with poles in the middle, and ropes and stakes outside. The other is a frame tent, which can be installed almost anywhere since it has no poles… Read more »

Tips for Planning an Outdoor Event

Whether you’re throwing a small backyard party, or a big event in a public place, one of the keys to hosting a successful outdoor event is to thoroughly prepare for the big day. Here are some things to keep in mind the next time you are in charge of planning a celebration with family, friends,… Read more »

Entertainment Tips for Outdoor Events

Hosting a large gathering is a great way to stay connected to friends, family, and anyone else important in your life. Trying to keep things lively indoors is a difficult task, however, which is why parties are all the better when outdoor accommodations are arranged. With help from Action Tents, you don’t even have to… Read more »

The History Of Tents

Modern tents are a far cry from what earlier humans had to deal with. While tents today are light, portable and safe, our ancestors had to construct a frame every time they camped, then draping a large, usually smelly animal hide overtop. While the use of tents today helps us romanticize the past, earlier human… Read more »

How a Company Picnic Creates a Better Working Environment

Even though the office needs to have a serious attitude for most business practices, it is important to your employees to have a little fun in the process. Rewarding them for a job well done, or an attainment of a company goal, is an excellent way to boost morale and productivity. After all, having fun… Read more »

The Tall Task of Selecting a Wedding Menu

Weddings are a great time to get together with people and feast on food and quality beverages. How do you decide what to serve, though? It mostly comes down to your budget. If you can afford a lavish spread, go for it. If hot dogs and soda pop is the best you can do, so… Read more »

Using A Tent For Your Business

Nothing makes a bigger statement that your business has something important going on like a huge tent set up outside. Imagine your parking lot filled with customers as they pour into the large tent, eagerly looking through your merchandise. It’s a very real scenario that Action Tents can help you create! Outdoor tents are perfect… Read more »

Event Planning Tips

Events are a fun way to bring people together. That said, a good event takes proper planning, often weeks or even months in advance. Here are some basic questions to ask yourself when planning an event: What is the purpose of the event? Where will it take place? How will I let people know about… Read more »

Planning Your Wedding: Indoor or Outdoor?

As far as important days go, a wedding, for the bride, groom and their loved ones, is pretty close to the top of the list. This is why as momentous and enjoyable as a wedding is, they can be awfully stressful to plan. One of the most critical choices to make is location, and whether… Read more »

Hosting An Unforgettable Outdoor Party For Your Child

A child’s birthday is a big deal, and parents only have so many years to throw a special celebration before their child “outgrows” the attention. Birthday parties can range from themed events to laid-back affairs with just the basics. One of the best places to host a birthday party is outdoors where you have ample… Read more »