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How To Throw A Truly Epic Year-End Function in 2018

How to Make Your Year-End Function Awesome

How to Make Your Year-End Function Awesome

Say what, it’s June already? Hang onto your hats everyone, because it’s going to be a slippery slope to NYE 2018/19 from here. Speaking of which, let’s talk year-end functions, because like any event planner worth their salt knows, the best summer events are plotted out (and possibly even pre-booked) in winter.

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Start Planning Your Tented Summer Wedding in Winter

Tented Summer Wedding

Tented Summer Wedding

Once in a while in the middle of an ordinary life, love gives us a fairytale… And what better way to celebrate you and your partner’s magic other than a beautiful outdoor wedding?

After years of being involved in the eventing business, Tentickle have come to have a close relationship with everything wedding related. We can help you plan your perfect day by offering a range of elegant stretch marquee tents to choose from – which can be pitched in virtually any space at any time of the year.

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Wow With a Tented Winter Wedding

Tented Winter Wedding

Tented Winter Wedding

Winter is slowly but surely descending on the Southern Hemisphere, so we imagine the last thing you were expecting was an article outdoor tented weddings, right? Surely we must have completely misplaced our marbles? After all, tented weddings are summer affairs. Not so? Well, get ready to challenge a few of your preconceived notions on alfresco weddings, because we’re here to tell you that tented winter weddings are one of the emerging trends for 2018.

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Spellbinding Stargazing Spots in South Africa

Spellbinding Stargazing Spots in South Africa

Spellbinding Stargazing Spots in South Africa

Living in South Africa, we have the incredible privilege of being within striking distance of some of the world’s foremost stargazing destinations. This is mainly due to the fact that there are vast portion of our country that is still remote enough not to suffer from the light pollution that obscures our view of the stars in large metropolitan areas.

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Stretching Your Floorspace

Outdoor Venue Tents

Increase Your Venue’s Size with a Stretch Tent

Do you own a restaurant, coffee shop or eatery? Then the term “season” means something completely different to you than to the rest of the world, doesn’t it? None of this autumn, winter, spring, summer for you. You have only two seasons: hectic and dead. Wouldn’t it be nice if there was a way to stop the cash freeze from eating into your fairweather profits? If only there was a way to expand your floor space when things are looking up and to cut away the dead wood when trade drops off… Tentickle can help you stretch (pun intended) your floor space and your profits.

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Tips for a Lovely Al Fresco Christmas in South Africa

Al Fresco Christmas in South Africa

Al Fresco Christmas in South Africa

When you think ‘Christmas’, chances are you’re thinking snow, reindeer, twinkling wreaths and roasted chestnuts. However, down in the southern hemisphere, things are a little different. By the time December 25th rolls around, families in South Africa and other African countries are in the midst of sweltering summer, breaking out the sunscreen and heading to the beach in droves.

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Pop Culture Wedding Themes to Inspire Your Big Day

Pop Culture Wedding Themes to Inspire Your Big Day

A Fairytale Wedding… Literally

Does the very idea of a white wedding with rose bouquets and neutral-yet-snazzy cumberbunds make you want to fall asleep in your soup from utter boredom? You are not alone. Around the globes, bridal parties are blazing the trail with all sorts of fun wedding themes that set the stage for a festive celebration, rather than just a run-of-the-mill ceremony and reception.

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5 Non-negotiable Outdoor Wedding Must-Haves

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5 Non-negotiable Outdoor Wedding Must-Haves

Getting ready to host an outdoor wedding in 2018? Listen up ladies and gents! Having the following five non-negotiable outdoor wedding must-haves in place will pave the way to a lovely al fresco event without any unnecessary hiccups.

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5 Novel Outdoor Wedding Venues in the Western Cape

Outdoor Wedding Venues in the Western Cape

Outdoor Wedding Venues in the Western Cape

The Western Cape is one of South Africa’s wedding meccas, and with good reason – it’s absolutely gorgeous and there is such a wide variety of venues to choose from. In spring and summer, outdoor weddings are extremely popular. The Western Cape is a winter-rainfall region, so the likelihood of inclement weather is very small. As such, many bridal parties choose to have al fresco events to celebrate their nuptials.

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Ideas for Outdoor Corporate Entertaining

Outdoor Corporate Entertaining

Outdoor Corporate Event Tents

Spring has sprung, and summer will soon be here. So, it’s time to get out of the office, swap the boardroom for the open air and make the most of the great outdoors.

For the last few months, thanks to the cold and sometimes wet weather, marketing managers and event planners will have been limited to creating corporate events inside. But with the weather changing, there is a whole new world open to creative and fun events that make the most of the great outdoors.
“But it rains in summer too?” we hear you say. Yes, it does. But thanks to our specially patented range of waterproof stretch tent fabrics a little bit of rain won’t dampen the spirits of the day.
Our stretch tents can be branded, come in a variety of colours, are made to any specific size and are easy to put up, take down and store.

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