Our blog explores how you can use a marquee for your winter wedding or event.
Well, the short answer is, yes. In the right conditions, a well-constructed marquee can be used in the winter for a wedding or event. If you’re considering using a marquee for your outdoor winter event there are a few things, you’ll want to consider when making arrangements.
The location of your marquee is always a consideration, but in the winter, the type of ground and access become particularly important. During a British summer, wedding and event
A good marquee hire team will be able assess the site and plan for these issues early in the booking stages.
Heating a Marquee in the Winter
In cold weather, organisers need to consider how to heat the marquee
Indirect heaters are something that we provide for our clients.
Because the nights are longer in winter, interior and exterior lighting can drastically change the mood and ambiance of an evening.
Within a marquee, there are many options for lighting, including chandeliers, fairy lights or lanterns from the ceiling. There are also options to light the space using ground based light boxes to add colour and depth to walls.
On the outside of the marquee, making sure that guests have good visibility on walk ways, entrances and exits will especially important during winter evenings.
Marquee flooring in the winter can vary depending upon your event requirements. For a more formal event, a hard floor with a carpet overlay is a low maintenance way to keep the space looking its best whatever the weather. For a more casual affair, like a holiday market, using coir matting is a flexible, non-slip solution with a rustic feel.
Are you planning an event this winter? Get in touch with the experts at Marldon Marquees for more information on how to make your event a success.