Event Tents for Special Olympics Polar Plunge 2017 Coralville, IA

Polar Plunge logoIt’s that time of year again! This Special Olympics Polar Plunge in Coralville, IA, is a great way to donate by cooling your body while warming your heart! No better way to raise money to support Special Olympics Iowa athletes than jumping into frigid waters.

We’ve enjoyed setting up this event for years. Tents were our 40′ x 100′ Elite rope and pole tent, 20′ x 40′ rope and pole tent and 30′ x 60′ rope and pole tent.

Event Tents at the Coralville Lake Reservoir
Event Tents at the Coralville Lake Reservoir

20′ x 30′ frame tent for a Wedding outside of the Palmer House in Solon

We set up our first wedding tent for the year at Palmer House Stable Weddings & Events. It was a 20′ x 30′ frame tent with 60″ round tables, chairs and other items.

Event Tent for Saint Patrick’s Day Celebration at Kelly’s Irish Pub 2017

Kelly's Irish Pub and Eatery logoWe are back at Kelly’s Irish Pub and Eatery in Davenport, Iowa, to set up the event tent for the 2017 Saint Patrick’s Day Celebration.

20′ x 60′ frame tent, multiple stages, 10′ x 20′ frame tent, 80′ x 120′ rope and pole tent, two 350 K generators, propane heaters, bike barricade, black chairs, snow fence, 8′ x 30″ tables and globe lights.

Outside view of the tent:

Setup pictures:

Traveling exhibit event space setup with large tents

Big Ten Rentals was contacted by Jurassic Quest Enterprises to setup tents for their traveling dinosaur event.

We set up a 60′ x 131′ (18m x 40 m) Clearspan tent and a 40′ x 100′ Elite rope and pole tent. The Clearspan tent needed cement blocks because we weren’t able to drill into the ground.

The event:

Event Setup:

Building to building outdoor heated walkway for U of Iowa Athletic Department

We set up a 10′ x 320′ heated frame tunnel tent from the Recreation Bldg to the Indoor Practice Facility at The University of Iowa Athletic Department. We added 11  700-lb. blocks, two 80k heaters, six radiant propane heaters with cart (45k BTU each), two 2,000 watt generators, five 80′ sections of globe lights, pop canister weights, cylinder covers, sidewalls, extension cords, and blue sandbags.

Walk-in Fridge, Walk-in Freezer & 60,000 kw Generator at the University of Iowa Children’s Hospital

Thousands tour the new $360 million University of Iowa Children’s Hospital. To keep up with demand we delivered and set up our Walk-in Freezer and Walk-in Fridge at the University of Iowa Children’s Hospital. Both the freezer and fridge are powered by our 60,000 kw towable diesel generator.

Political event setup for BNY Productions at Larsen Park in Sioux City, Iowa

Late night political event setup for our client BNY Productions all the way on the west side of the state of Iowa in Larsen Park in Sioux City, Iowa. It was a political event for Hillary Clinton with 16 pieces of stage (dual structure), 125 bike barricade, 8′ x 30″ tables, 80 chairs, 4-step stairs, adjustable stairs and other items.

Hillary Clinton political rally set up in Des Moines, IA at Pomerantz Gymnasium

Almost everything for this Hillary Clinton political rally in Des Moines was provided by Big Ten Rentals. As you can see below, we rent almost everything needed for an event. Including several styles of stools with hundreds in stock like the one that Hillary will sit on.

Seating for 500 under a tent in Davenport, IA for our client Morris & Company Entertainment

We find it flattering when a well respected event company like Morris & Company Entertainment contacts Big Ten Rentals for its business needs. We are glad that Morris & Company put its reputation in our hands.

Seating for 500 under a large rope and pole tent in Davenport, IA
Seating for 500 under a large rope and pole tent in Davenport, IA