Did you know that Special Event Rentals is Western Canada’s largest and best equipped event rental company? Here are 33 additional facts all about us!
1. It all began back in July 1985 when our President/Owner, Neil Goodkey began selling candy floss and popcorn at local fairs.
2. We offer 5 Styles of Tents available in sizes anywhere from 10′ x 10′ to a commanding 60′ x 280′.
3. Over 150 knowledgeable staff members are employed by Special Event Rentals’ 5 locations during peak season. Our employees are available to assist you with all your rental needs!
4. Loads and loads of linen! Did you know, if we laid out all our linen it would cover over 95 NHL ice rinks! GOALS!
5. Special Event Rentals carries 35 colours of Majestic Linens, which are reversible up to 120” Round.
6. Special Event Rentals owns it’s entire inventory, thus ensuring top quality rental product.
7. Did someone say party? Special Event Rentals owns over 35,000 Wine Glasses in 12 different styles!
8. Special Event Rentals has the largest selection of rental inventory in Western Canada!
9. At Special Event Rentals we recognize the significance of the charity and community events that you work so hard to plan. We are proud to participate and assist where we can!
10. Our event Tents are always sparkling white thanks to our massive tent washer.
11. Our inventory of over 100 styles of Charger Plates ensure a colour and pattern for every style and budget.
12. It was in 2005 that we first launched our website. In 2014 we launched our brand new and modern website to coincide with our 30th year of business.
13. Special Event Rentals has been named one of Special Events Magazine’s Top 30 Rental Companies for over 6 years
14. Special Event Rentals is incorporating green initiates including our eco friendly dishwashers.
15. Special Event Rentals owns over 8850 Chiavari Chairs, which are available in 10 different colours.
16. To this day, Special Event Rentals is primarily family owned & operated
17. With 4 locations in the beautiful province of Alberta, Special Event Rentals services Northern Alberta, Central Alberta, Southern Alberta and the Rocky Mountains.
18. Special Event Rentals’ inventory is housed in warehouse space in excess of 120,000 square feet.
19. Eat up and leave the dishes to us, we carry over 6170 dinner plates!
20. Special Event Rentals Calgary opened in 2003 and has since become one of Calgary’s premier rental companies playing integral roles in large scale events such as the Calgary Stampede, Chasing Summer Festival, and much more!
21. In 2011, Special Event Rentals Banff opened its doors to service the beautiful Rocky Mountains
22. Over one million dollars is invested into new inventory annually, making Special Event Rentals your one-stop-event shop!
23. Special Event Rentals Red Deer opened in 2013 to accommodate the rental needs of Central Alberta.
24. Our retail boutique Edmonton Wedding & Party Centre opened in 1991 to offer clients the latest and greatest in wedding and party supplies
25. At Special Event Rentals our customer’s are our business. We build our inventory based on what you want. Talk to one our Customer Service Representatives today about Special Orders.
26. Our Special Event Rentals location in Edmonton is pleased to provide tents and other rental items each year for the Servus Heritage Festival, Taste of Edmonton, K-Days, ITU World Triathlon Edmonton, Edmonton Folk Music Festival and so much more!
27. Our sales division, Special Event Sales opened a brand new, expanded office in 2011 & recently moved to brand a new warehouse and showroom.
28. We utilize GPS dispatched delivery trucks for timely deliveries and pickups.
29. In the Spring of 2018, Special Event Rentals opened it’s first location in the province of Saskatchewan in the southern city of Regina.
30. Special Event Rentals offers an online advantage with immediate access to quotes, statements, reservations and payments made.
31. With excess of 26,000 Folding Chairs in inventory, you are sure to have sat on one of our chairs at an event across the prairies.
32. Our new polishers ensure sparkling Glassware and Flatware, perfect for any event!
33. This year, at Special Event Rentals we celebrated our 33rd year in business!
Special Event Rentals
Edmonton, Calgary, Red Deer, Banff & Regina