For outdoor ceremonies and receptions, tents are a common rental item because as well know, weather is the one wedding element we cannot control. Rain is not the only worry; cold, heat; humidity, wind & bugs can make for a less-than-desirable event.

 

So, how to you know which size tent to rent? Below is a great chart that can be used to aide you in planning:

 

Number of Guests

Tent Size (Seated Dinner)

Tent Size (Standing or Buffet)

50

20 x 40

20 x 30

100

30 x 50

30 x 30

150

40 x 60

40 x 40

200

40 x 80

40 x 60

250

60 x 70

60 x 70

300

60 x 80

60 x 60

(courtesy of Wedding Planning & Management)

 

(courtesy of Classic Party Rentals)

 

(courtesy of Mendocino Coast Events)

 

I hope you found this information to be helpful and should you have any questions, feel free to give me a shout!

Until next time, HAPPY PLANNING!

Heather

 

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