Welcome to the Tents section

 

Our Big tops, Marquees and Frame Tents are colourful, sturdy and made from the highest quality materials. If you have a certain idea for what you want and it isn’t here, why not contact us and ask. We might just have something tucked away somewhere…

Use the tabs below to browse larger or smaller structures. Smaller structures are those with a standing capacity of under 300.


The Coliseum - 32m round


The newest, and biggest kid on the Terrapin block. With a monster 1600 capacity, this will cover a multitude of events and parties.

Details

Standing Capacity - 1600
Covered Area - 8500ft² / 804m²
4 King Poles

 

And for the inside...

Nebula - 86x56ft (26x17m)


Currently our largest structure in it's 90'x60' configuration, Nebula is brand new this year and itching to get out there and see a bit more of the world. Capable of housing a huge event under one roof, it will provide cover for a large stage, a full sit-down meal and still leave space for a bar and a dancefloor. For more details and pictures just drop us an email.

Details

Standing Capacity - 850
Covered Area - 2800ft² / 260m²
2 King Poles

 

And for the inside...

Staging
Lighting
PA System


Nebula - 56ft (17m) round


The single pole version of our stunning yellow and blue big top. Still large enough for a stage, dancefloor and/or bar. Comes with the added circus-authenticity of a fully round structure.

Details

Standing Capacity - 520
Covered Area - 2800ft² / 260m²
1 King Pole

And for the inside...

Lighting

Staging

PA System


The Century - 80x60ft (24x18m)


The Century is ideally suited to house that extra special event, from the wedding of the year to an unforgettable cabaret. Available as a 60'x80' or as a 60' round, very light colours make it feel like Summer from in or outside the tent. As a blockbuster venue, this magnificent showpiece works fantastically as the central focus of a cluster of tents, making your very own festival.

Details

Standing Capacity - 520 or 740
Covered Area - 2800ft² / 260m² or 4000ft² / 370m²
2 King Poles

And for the inside...

Stage Power
Sound and Lighting
4ft Mirror Ball


The Grafter - 76x56ft (23x17m)


A subtle yet effective tent. Darker inside than it's similarly-sized brothers Nebula and The Century, The Grafter is an ideal performance space.

Details

Standing Capacity - 680
Covered Area - 3660ft² / 340m² 
2 King Poles

And for the inside...

Stage
Gargoyles
Power, Sound and Lighting


The Mulberry - up to 80x30ft (24x9m)


Our newest addition emanates sunny vintage flair. Stunning both inside and out, the Mulberry can be specially constructed in a variety of sizes to suit your preference, from 30ft² right up to a substantial 80x30ft.

Details

Standing Capacity - up to 430
Covered Area - uf to 2400ft² / 216m²
Available in various sizes

And for the inside...

Stage
Coconut Matting
Aluminium Bar


The Red - 62x30ft (19x10m)


Saddlespan (c) S1000 in Red. As far as we are aware, the only one of it's kind in the world. Available with white or red inside (shown) and red on the outside. To really set your event apart from the crowd, try something a little bit different. Available with matching pagoda-style tents (see small tents > Jacks)

Details

Standing Capacity - 350
Covered Area - 1860ft2 / 185m2
Clearspan - No King Poles
Available in 2 inside colours

And for the inside...

Lighting
Staging
Flooring


The President - 60x40ft (18x12m)


Striking and beautiful, this marquee really stands out from the crowd, giving a fantastic lift of colour to any event and a warm wash of colour from the inside. The President makes an ideal entertainment venue, housing a stage either along one side or at one end and available with a 30x20ft smaller tent to match (see our Doctor tent).

Details

Standing Capacity - 340
Covered Area - 1856ft² / 172m²
2 King Poles

And for the inside...

Stage
Gargoyles
Power, Sound and Lighting


CandyCane 55x40ft (16.5x12m)


Leaning heavily towards the traditional circus look, we decided that we'd allow a bit of white if it was mixed in nicely with a striking red. Very light inside and a perfect addition to any fete, wedding or garden party.

Details

Standing Capacity - 380
Covered Area - 2056ft² / 191m²
2 King Poles

And for the inside...

Lighting

Staging

PA System


The Chancellor - 55x40ft (16.5x12m)


One of our new additions. Ideal as a performance venue. Comes with a small awning in the centre section. Dark inside so great for lighting and an immersive entertainment space.

Details

Standing Capacity - 410
Covered Area - 2200ft² / 200m²
2 King Poles

And for the inside...

Stage
Power, Sound and Lighting
4ft Mirror Ball


CandyCane 40ft (12m) round


Single Pole Version of our Red and White big top. Even more barber-shop-esque. If you really want to be impressed, try the fitted round floor....

Details

Standing Capacity - 230
Covered Area - 1250ft² / 115m²
1 King Pole

And for the inside...

Flooring
Stage
Power, Sound and Lighting


The Vice President - 40ft (12m) Round


The smaller version of our gorgeous red and blue Big Top, the Vice President is as perfectly round as it is adaptable. Useful in this size for a cafe, bar, backstage tent or second entertainment venue.

Details

Standing Capacity - 230
Covered Area - 1250ft² / 115m²
1 King Pole

And for the inside...

Flooring
Stage
Power, Sound and Lighting


The Vice Chancellor - 40ft (12m) Square


The single-pole version of our blue marquee, the Vice Chancellor’s versatile square shape lends itself to a perfectly sized bar or a backstage area. Good light exclusion makes it equally suited as a very effective performance space.

Details

Standing Capacity - 300
Covered Area - 1600ft² / 149m²
1 King Pole

And for the inside...

Stage
Aluminuim Bar
Power


The Mulberry - 30ft (9m) Square upwards


Our newest addition emanates sunny vintage flair. Stunning both inside and out, the Mulberry can be specially constructed in a variety of sizes to suit your preference, from 30ft² upwards. See Big Tents for bigger options of this marquee.

Details

Standing Capacity - 160 to 270
Covered Area - Up to 1500ft² / 135m²
Up to 3 king poles

And for the inside...

Coconut Matting
Stage
Aluminium Bar


The Doctor - 30x20ft (6x9m)


Small, simple and striking and with innumerable uses, call the Doctor to bring your ailing event back to life. Quick to put up whilst not compromising one inch on style or sturdiness, this tent also matches the President for a harmonious overall aesthetic.

Details

Standing Capacity - 110
Covered Area - 600ft² / 55m²
2 King Poles

And for the inside...

Disco Ball
Aluminium Bar
Furniture


The Volunteers - 12ft+


These are our smallest structures (four available), and are quick and efficient to erect, serving as perfect little venues for backstage, changing areas or storage. Starting at 12ft², our team of Volunteers can be erected with extra sections to go up to 32ft and are available with gorgeous blue and white lining.

Details

Standing Capacity - up to 66
Covered Area - up to 384ft² / 33m²
1-3 King Poles

And for the inside...

Flooring
Lighting
Power


Jack / Pair of Jacks - 4m square / 4x8m


Red clearspan pagodas, our Jack tents can be used individually or linked together as a pair. Their simplicity makes them suitable for a myriad of uses, while they also offer a welcome departure from the standard white PVC usually used for these tents.

Details

Standing Capacity - up to 64
Covered Area - up to 343ft² / 32m²
No King Poles

And for the inside...

Duramat
Lighting
Power