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Dress Up Your Event Under a Tent

As the popular saying goes “If you don’t like the weather in Colorado, wait five minutes and it will change”. We know this to be true at Mr. Big Events, that’s why we have a wide variety of tents! Tents are a great way to ensure your outdoor event is a success. When planning your outdoor party, you should greatly consider having at least a covered area nearby. The wonderful thing about using a tent for your party is that they are so versatile! You can have them in whatever size you need to suit your guests. One way to dress up your tent a bit is to add walls. There are tents of all sizes...

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A Wall of Lights

A super fun and strikingly beautiful addition to any wedding, reception, or holiday party is a lighted backdrop. These are becoming more and more popular for weddings and events! They are always a great background because they are super easy to customize. You can get really creative in designing your wall of light when planning your event. Even a simple lighted background, consisting of just sheer drapery and twinkle lights can add a huge element to your event that will be sure to wow your guests! It's definitely a good idea to discuss your ideas and themes with the lighting specialist or wedding...

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Hidden Gem Venue of the Week

  If you’re a rustic outdoorsy bride, then look no further we have found the venue for you! This Beautiful venue is home to the mountain community of Evergreen Colorado.  This 5,000‐square‐foot Evergreen Lake House is a showcase of rustic log and stone craftsmanship. Brides and their guest can enjoy the majestic views of the Evergreen pines, Rocky Mountains and wild life.   Evergreen Lake house represents simplicity and charm, being the perfect venue for a mountain wedding.  Given the natural log structure this venue is a clean slate.  Event Lighting Rental can help...

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Dress Up Your Tables & Chairs

There are countless things to prepare for when planning a wedding or big event. One thing every event must have is tables and chairs. Depending on the nature of the event and your budget, you may want to rent the higher end chiavari chairs, or garden chairs. However; even the most basic plastic chairs can be made into a charming piece of your decor. From this.... To this! A simple burlap ribbon with flowers tied in can create a beautifully rustic feel for a wedding in any season. You could even get extra creative by turning a burlap sack into a chair cover. Tie this idea together with a ribbon...

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Easy & Economical Ways to Enhance your Reception

Wedding planning can get expensive. That’s a huge stress for most brides when making their dream day come true.   Having a budget, and sticking to it can certainly help, but also being resourceful and choosing décor that makes an unforgettable statement for a small price is key. Here are some ideas and products that can greatly enhance the ambiance of your reception or event, even on the smallest budget. Under-table lighting is very popular because it is incredibly effective, and super inexpensive! Those on a super tight budget, might want to just have their cake table under-lit,...

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Unique Ways to Incorporate Drapery

At Event Lighting Rental, our goal is to provide our brides with unique and creative ideas in customizing their wedding to their own personal style. We want to encourage our Brides to consider using drapery to help add elegance and charm to their wedding. First of all, we need to get past the image of the plain white fabric being draped a crossed the ceiling. We want to embrace the beauty that drapery can bring to a wedding and the different ways it can be styled. Add a Pop of Color Adding Up-lighting to drapery is a great way to add light and color to your venue, especially if your...

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Make a Statement with Monogram GOBO Projection

Monogram Projection, or GOBO lighting,  is a great way to make a statement at your event. It could be the most versatile form of lighting you can have at your party! Enhance your venue right off the bat with a bright image shining down on everyone. Often weddings, events, and parties are lacking that one "wow" factor to really make them spectacular, and Monogram GOBO Projection can be the key in making this change. Welcome your guests to any event without saying a word. Announce your new last name at your wedding on the wall in the most perfect placement. Enhance any event title and dates as guests...

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3 Ways to Use Pipe and Drape

Pipe and drape is easily one of the wisest choices you can make when holding an event. Aside from its versatility, it is one of the least expensive ways to dress up a venue. Imagine having a party in a venue where the background is completely drab--that just doesn't scream "fun", right? Chances are the less appealing portions of the place are also not covered up and your visitors are getting distracted by them. Here at Event Lighting Rental, we don't want that to happen to our clients. We make sure our trained staff are setting up our pipe and drape decor flawlessly each and every time. If you are wondering...

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Under the Globe Lights

String, market, bistro. These are just some of the names globe lights go by, and you can use them in just as many ways—if not more. We believe versatility makes you the ultimate winner when you use globe lighting in your event. A usual sight in gardens, cafes, and bistros, they easily set a romantic, vintage, or country charm. Today, globe lights are taking over wedding venues and receptions, and all for good reason. Here are some ways we have made use of these twinkling lights: Devil's Thumb Ranch. Globe lights add the perfect rustic touch to this beautiful location in Tabernash....

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The Wonders of Uplighting

As we say here at Event Lighting, not everything that glitters is gold. Sometimes, they are but uplights. Over the years, we have spent our time transforming simple occasions into sparkling events, and it is our great joy and pride to have been part of them. It is nothing short of amazing to witness an event be successful from start to finish. Before we give you a sneak peek as to how all the magic happens, let us introduce you to the luminous wonders of uplighting. Uplights are tiny lighting units strategically placed on the floor and pointed upwards to set the right mood for an event. No matter...

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