Four generations of commitment to excellence
Why We're One of the Best Tent Companies Around
Chattanooga Tent Company was founded in 1934 by brothers Joe and Garvin Nolan. Their founding philosophy of placing customer satisfaction as their highest priority continues to guide the three generations of Nolan family members that currently serve our customers.
As one of the best tent companies in the Southeast, we have been dedicated to the value of innovation throughout our history to improve and expand our service capabilities. Here are a few of our noteworthy milestones.
- 1969: Helped found the Industrial Fabrics Association International
- 1971: Introduced the first "frame tent" to our regional market
- 1971: Began using automatic stake driver in the construction process
- 1980: Built our first vinyl tent
- 1985: Began using clear span tent design
- 1994: Began using CAD technology for event planning
- 1996: Introduced the "Century style" pole tent to our regional market
- 2003: Purchased large commercial washing equipment for tent cleaning
- 2005: Introduced modular flooring systems to our regional market
- 2007: Purchased large commercial drying equipment for tent fabrics
- 2008: Added 50 meter structures to our inventory
- 2014: Added china, glassware, and flatware to our inventory
- 2017: Stillwater tent (Nautical) added to inventory
- 2018: Moved into our Showroom location
- What’s a good tent rental company near me?
As one of the best tent companies in the Southeast, Chattanooga Tent has been dedicated to the value of innovation throughout our history to improve and expand our service capabilities.
- Where can I rent a large tent in Chattanooga?
Chattanooga Tent and Event Solutions offers large tents and rentals, and has a huge inventory of tents to choose from so you can find the right tent to match your needs. We are also in our 8th decade of service in the tent rental industry bringing extensive knowledge and experience, expert installation crews, and the success of hundreds and hundreds of successfully executed jobs.
- Does Chattanooga Tent also help with event planning and execution?
Your choice in tent rental companies can have a big impact on the planning and preparation phases of your event and greatly impact the experience for your guests. We work diligently to ensure our involvement in your project expands your options, and reduces the stress associated with planning and executing any event.
- What is it like working with Chattanooga Tent for an event?
Chattanooga Tent employs a professional planning process that ensures you get the outcome you want and enjoy a stress-free experience. We will consult with you to understand the goals and requirements of your event, and help you plan your fabric structures with full consideration of the functional demands of the facilities, safety factors and building codes. We will help you realize your creative ambitions and incorporate the latest technical developments into your project. We utilize CAD renderings and 3D event drawings to help you visualize the final outcome before your vision is faithfully translated into reality.
- Where can I have a custom tent made?
Chattanooga Tent handles tent rentals, but also we have manufacturing capabilities. We are also a tent manufacturing company, specializing in large tents and innovative designs. We provide our clients with contemporary, custom designs and even produce fabric structures on short notice when required.
- What happens once you choose your tent type and it’s time to install?
Installation is a critical step in the construction process and one where the expertise and professionalism of our crews is the most visible. As seasoned tent manufacturers, we provide thorough on the job training for all crew members, and many of our personnel have received training from the IFAI Tent Rental Division.
- Where can I have a custom event tent made?
Chattanooga Tent can manufacture a tent to your exact specifications for any event or need. In addition to renting items for weddings, parties and gatherings of all sorts, Chattanooga Tent and Event Solutions is also a commercial tent manufacturing company, specializing in large tents and innovative designs. We can provide our clients with contemporary, custom designs and produce fabric structures on short notice, if required. When others say no, we say yes.
- What is Chattanooga Tent’s service area?
Chattanooga Tent has been serving the entire southeast for decades, and can help with tent rentals and installation basically anywhere. They proudly serve the Chattanooga area as well as Knoxville, Nashville, Atlanta, Birmingham, and beyond.
- Where can I rent an event tent on a budget?
Chattanooga Tent maintains a large tent inventory with their supporting structures to accommodate a wide array of choices for your event. You won't have to work around our inventory limitations to select a tent that matches your needs. We also have tents to match a full range of budgetary considerations.
- Can Chattanooga Tent help with other event details outside of tent rentals?
After consulting with our experienced professionals and understanding our processes, you will be confident relying on our expertise to handle your tent requirements. If you need tables, chairs, china, or other rented items for your event? We can help there too.