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Proud to Support Our Communities
Proud to Support Our Communities
At Special Event Rentals we recognize the importance of the many initiatives in our communities and we are honoured to participate and assist where we can. From festivals to fundraisers, and all types of events in between at Special Event Rentals we are proud to support our communities. Our locations in Edmonton, Calgary, Red Deer,
#ThrowbackThursday
#ThrowbackThursday
Thanks to social media, Thursdays are now all about throwing it back! In light of this trend, we have decided to look back into the vault to some of our biggest and best events! From corporate events to weddings, tented events to tradeshows and everything in between, if you can name it chances are we’ve rented
Get A Head Start On Holiday Party Planning
Get A Head Start On Holiday Party Planning
While enjoying these first few days of Autumn you probably aren’t thinking about a white Christmas quite yet, however it’s never too early to plan an amazing party for the upcoming holiday season. At Special Event Rentals we are pleased to offer décor for holiday parties of all styles, sizes and budgets. With a variety of shades of the
33 Facts About Special Event Rentals
33 Facts About Special Event Rentals
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
Heritage Festival 2018 - Special Event Rentals blog
Heritage Festival 2018
Special Event Rentals is proud to be a longtime supporter of the Heritage Festival, a three-day event that celebrates Canada’s multiculturalism. From August 4th – 6th, 2018 head down to William Hawrelak Park to experience the culture and food of over 70 countries and regions, from Tanzania to Philippines and Greece to Israel. Travel the world without leaving Edmonton! Click here to
More Than Just Rentals
Much More Than Just Rentals
At Special Event Rentals we take pride in providing our client’s with a wonderful experience from the first phone call to the final invoice. There is no doubt about it… rentals are our specialty! With that being said, we provide so much more than just rentals. Offering everything from event rental coordination to complimentary décor consultations, our large
K-Days 2018 - Special Event Rentals Blog
K-Days 2018
K-Days, Edmonton’s annual exhibition is once again happening at Northlands! Originally founded in 1879, K-Days runs for 10 days with gates opening at 12 pm daily.  Attractions, performances and so much more stay open until 11 pm. Be sure and stop by Northlands Park at 116 Avenue & 73 Street to get in on all the fun. Festivities run from July 20
Taste of Edmonton 2018 - Special Event Rentals blog
Taste of Edmonton 2018
Edmonton is home to so many great summer festivals and events. Since 1984, Taste of Edmonton has been one of the capital region’s most attended festivals with an average attendance of 500, 000 people in recent years. This year’s event is at Capital Plaza, a new location for the festival which offers terrific views of the Legislature with
Saddle Up! The Calgary Stampede Is Rolling Into Town
Saddle Up! The Calgary Stampede Is Rolling Into Town
Y’all, it’s finally here! The most anticipated event of cowboys and cowgirls everywhere… the 2018 edition of The Calgary Stampede! All across Alberta and beyond people are dusting off their hats, buffing their boots, pulling out their plaid and making sure their Wranglers still fit! The feeling of excitement is in the air as we gear up
Canada Day 2018 - Special Event Rentals blog
Canada Day 2018
Oh Canada! This July 1st Canadian’s from coast to coast will celebrate the true north, strong and free’s 151st Birthday! Celebrating Canada Day 2018 in the beautiful provinces of Alberta and Saskatchewan? Here are just a few of the incredible events & activities planned in Edmonton, Calgary, Red Deer, Banff and Regina! Edmonton ➸ Canada Day at the Alberta Legislature