Portable Floor Maker dance floor

OAB Loves… Flooring

26th September 2017

What the Open Air Business team loves about these flooring products WE LOVE… The Liberty sprung floor panel system from Harlequin Floors  WHY? Looking for a semi-permanent/portable or permanent dance floor, or performance surface? From professional dance floor […]

Essential Supplies

OAB Loves… Power

3rd August 2017

Top products from our advertisers to help power your functions WE LOVE… The Powerpack 300+ from Portable Power Technology WHY? Got an off-grid venue? This fab all in one power pack is fully solar adaptable, […]

Classic Chambers toilets

OAB Loves…Loos!

12th June 2017

What the Open Air Business team loves about these event toilets What we love Luxury loos without a trailer Why? IGLOOS Moduvac and Panelled Loo Systems mean venues can have temporary toilet facilities with an […]


Industry Legends – Jon Parr

12th June 2017

The man who first introduced the giant event tipi to the UK on his passion for professionalising the marquee industry Profile Name: Jon Parr Role: Managing Director Company: Tentipi Contact: 01256 883163 / jon.parr@tentipi.com / […]

Brighton Marquees

Tented Venue Spaces

20th April 2017

A fundamental consideration for most outdoor venues, check out these tented space options Stunningly Beautiful, Handcrafted Yurts Green Yurts 07823 339297 www.greenyurts.co.uk Inspired by the magic of festivals and designed to incorporate their spirit, our 42ft […]

A&D Mobile bars

Bars & Catering

30th March 2017

Wine and dine guests at your next event. Catering With Unique Charm Food Genie 01386 834 693 www.food-genie.co.uk We are a mobile catering company with a special difference – a fleet of unique vans. We […]


Pop Up Accommodation

12th February 2017

Create an instant glampsite for wedding and party guests Hassle Free Pop Up Glamping Bellows Glamping and Events 01283 343714 www.bellowsglamping.co.uk At Bellows Glamping and Events, we offer pop up accommodation within the Midlands and […]


Lighting Function Venues

14th January 2017

Four beautiful lighting options to add mood and magic World’s Best Artifical Candle? Candled 01822 870420 www.candled.co.uk Devon-based company Candled has launched a patented LED flame technology that recreates the qualities of a real flame […]



14th January 2017

Giving the issue of lighting some thought could make both your and your clients’ lives a little easier, and a little brighter, says Isabel Smith In fairness, lighting isn’t necessarily the most exciting topic for […]


REVIEW: Farm Business Innovation Show

14th January 2017

Continuing from strength to strength, the Farm Business Innovation Show is a unique mix of seminars and suppliers for all manner of diversification options. Tally Wade reports It isn’t difficult to see why the Farm […]

Chris Morris

Industry Legends – Chris Morris

30th November 2016

Tally Wade talks to a fifth generation family member of Morris Site Machinery, a company that is passionate about delivering energy efficient power and lighting to outdoor events Morris Site Machinery is a British owned […]

Isabel Smith Wedding Consulting

Product Focus: Marquee Interiors

29th November 2016

Transform any marquee space with help from these businesses Venue Transformation and Event Management Oasis Events 01608 651100 www.oasisevents.co.uk Oasis Events has a flexible, creative and collaborative approach to transforming any venue – from marquees […]