Category Archives: Stage

Event Setup for 2018 Iowa City Jazz Festival | Summer of the Arts in Iowa

Like most big events in Iowa City, we set up this year’s Iowa City Jazz Festival by Summer of the Arts. This event included tents, stages, and much more.

2018 Iowa City Jazz Festival | Summer of the Arts (pano)
2018 Iowa City Jazz Festival | Summer of the Arts (pano)

Event setup for Apple press conference for data center in Des Moines, Iowa

Event setup for Apple CEO Tim Cook’s conference announcing a data center in Waukee, Iowa.  We set up a 12′ x 16′ x 16″ high stage, a 4′ x 16′ x 16″ riser, stanchions, flags, lectern, steamer, and black plastic folding chairs.

Outdoor corporate event setup for West Liberty Foods in Libertyville, Iowa

Outdoor corporate event setup with 20′ x 32′ stage, 20′ x 20′ frame tent, twenty 10′ x 10′ frame tents, two Port-a-Cool fans, 8′ x 30″ tables, black folding chairs, subflooring, misting fans, megaphone, director’s chair, garden hoses, and other items for this event in Libertyville, Iowa.

Event Setup for the 2017 Iowa Soul Festival in Iowa City. IA

Iowa City Summer of the Arts logo 2016 Iowa Soul Festival: logo

Big Ten Rentals sets up the 2017 Iowa Soul Festival in the pedestrian mall of Iowa City. IA. The main stage was made up of our staging with a 20′ x 20′ Tentnology frame tent over it and bike-rack barricade to keep people from getting too close to the performing artists. We also setup several other tents for vendors and other events going on at the ped mall.

Stage Rental & Setup for the “Iowa City Block Party”

We had two stages at the first annual Downtown Block Party. Our runway was sub-rented and set up by another company and our 16′ x 16′ stage was set up by our crew. It was a great event with lots to see!

16' x 16' stage on 48 legs in downtown Iowa City for the Iowa City Block Party in 2017
16′ x 16′ stage on 48 legs in downtown Iowa City for the Iowa City Block Party in 2017

Summer of the Arts Festival in Iowa City, IA : Event Tents by Big Ten Rentals

View of some of the tents Big Ten Rentals set up for this event:

Artwork found around the Summer of the Arts festival:

Found under Emerging Artist Tent:

Found under Emerging Artist Tent (high school students):

During the event setup at night:

8′ x 16′ stage with PA sound package & tripods behind UICCU Financial Center Building in North Liberty, Iowa

We set up a 8′ x 16′ (4 pieces) of stage with our 2,000-watt Pro stack sound system with speakers on tripod stands for the Muscular Dystrophy Association behind UICCU Financial Center Building in North Liberty, Iowa