Blog - Event Ideas

Preparing for a Winter Wedding

Planning for a 2017 winter wonderland wedding? Great! Just be sure to keep these things in mind so that you and your guests can enjoy every moment. Dress The Part If there’s fresh snow on the ground, take advantage of the unique scenery but make sure...

It’s Engagement Season!

It’s the most wonderful time of the year… Engagement season! Congratulations if you or someone you know just recently got engaged! With help from our friends at The Knot, we’be put together a list of important things to do to help kick off your...

8 Reasons to Love Winter Weddings

Especially in a place as picturesque as Colorado, winter weddings are growing in popularity and here’s why: Seasonal decor allows for creativity and makes your wedding more unique | Winter weddings allow brides to explore more color options and themes....

Q&A: Can I Rent a Tent in the Winter?

Yes, you certainly can rent a tent during the winter and host a great outdoor event! It’s definitely not too late to plan a Christmas, New Year’s Eve or even Superbowl party. It’s true, setting up a tent in the winter is more difficult because of the...

Planning a Thanksgiving Party

Whether you’re planning a cozy party indoors or a big Thanksgiving bash outside, our friends at Country Living have some great tips for hosting with ease. If you are planning to have a tent for your Thanksgiving party, be sure to ask us about our walls, floors...

Beauty & Benefits of Sailcloth Tents

Sailcloth Tent | Tidewater Tent | Sperry Tent While there might be different names for this tent, the beauty and benefits are the same. The newest addition to Benson Tent Rent’s inventory, the Sailcloth Tent, is the ideal setting for your next big event. Similar...

Summer Events From Benson Tent Rent

We are finally coming to terms with the fact that summer is officially over. This was a record-breaking summer for Benson Tent Rent, with the most beautiful Colorado views, the addition of a new Sailcloth tent and a great, hard-working team that made it all possible....

Unique Ways to Bring the Farm to your Wedding Table

From restaurants to weddings, farm-to-table is in these days and it’s easy to see why. The farm offers endless inspiration for everything from wedding colors to natural/rustic themes. Especially as we transition into Fall here in Colorado, the farm-to-table...

Reasons to Love Sailcloth Tents

Are you looking for a beautiful and unique venue for your wedding? Look no further! Our sailcloth tents are the perfect option for outdoor weddings or other special occasions where the details and WOW-factor need to be just right. Not only are sailcloth tents popular...

Fall Wedding Trends

It might still be nearly 100 degrees in Colorado but Fall is just around the corner. To help get you excited for the season filled with Pumpkin Spice Lattes and Pumpkin Beer, we’ve gathered some hot wedding trends for the upcoming season. Check it out: Fall...

How to Plan a Great Corporate Event

Can you believe we’re pretty much half way through the summer? It’s crazy but now is the time that businesses start planning corporate events – everything from company retreats to happy hours and holiday parties. They may seem far away but we promise...

Easy Wedding Tent Decoration Ideas

We turned to Martha Stewart Weddings for some wedding tent decoration inspiration! Check out these awesome ideas for making your wedding tent even more special and memorable. Hanging Garlands – Consider using swags of maidenhair ferns, moss and roses to add an...

News From Benson Tent Rent

Benson Tent Rent has had some great events and some major accomplishments already this Spring! We expanded our fleet of trucks and trailers, got a tent up in 40 mph wind and set up our first 60 foot wide pole tent! All this and it’s only June – we...

How to Choose the Right Tables & Linens

This post is a great compliment to our “How to Choose the Right Chair” blog post, helping you put together the perfect event. You may not believe it but choosing the right table for your event can be trickier than you think! Tables come in a variety of...

Classy Social Media at Your Wedding

We all know that social media has really made its way into pretty much every inch of our lives, including special and intimate events such as weddings, birthday parties and graduations. While we understand wanting a Facebook-free ceremony, we also know how much...

How to Choose the Right Chair for Your Event

They may be the last thing on your mind but chairs are just as important as your tent or table cloths! Actually, chairs are the fundamentals of your wedding aesthetic in both the ceremony and reception spaces. They are usually one of the first elements your guests...

Updated: 2016 Wedding Trends

Can you believe it’s already the end of April? We can’t either! With wedding season QUICKLY approaching, we wanted to revisit one of our most popular blogs “2016 Wedding Trend Predictions” to see which trends are here to stay and which ones...

Throwing the Perfect Graduation Party

High school and college graduations are quickly approaching but there’s still time to plan and throw the perfect party! To help you stay organized, we’ve put together a basic checklist to make sure your grad will remember the day forever. Pick a date...