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Festoon Dry Hire

Festoon lighting dry hire for your own setup and use has never been easier. We have created these simple packages based on our experiences working with festoon lighting and knowledge of what can be created with this versatile product.

Inspiration

Your enquiry may have led you to us, already having a vision in mind for the use of festoon lighting dry hire. You only have to look to Pinterest & Instagram to notice that festoon lighting has become a ‘staple look’ for wedding lighting. Maybe it’s the soft warm light that the lamps produce?  Or how pleasing it is to the eye to see the symmetrical design? We would love to know how you have been inspired. A good way to visualise this lighting effect is to see how it looks in a similar environment Click on these dedicated galleries, which show examples of our festoons installed in marquees, barns, and traditional venues, as well as being used in many different configurations outside.

Festoon Lighting Dry Hire Packages

We have taken the stress away from figuring out what lighting products you may need to create your desired effect. For example, “how many meters of lights you need to create my desired effect? “Where to source these lights from? “ We have made all of these questions easy for you to answer. Your required items will be delivered to your door via DPD courier service, this allows you to set up and enjoy in a design you desire, and at a time that suits you. Once you have finished with the hire all you need to do is box the item back up, and we will arrange the return collection.

Each Package Includes:

  • Commercial-grade festoon belts that are simple to connect, with soft warm glowing light bulbs secured and tested during our order preparation process. Each light bulb is spaced 1m apart on the belt
  • 13amp plug socket power cable (16amp available on request)
  • Spare lamp and cable pack
  • Simple to follow instructions
  • Next day* DPD courier delivery and collection service (local customer collection available on request)

Dry hire garden party festoons

Garden Party

A festoon lighting package perfect for your garden celebration or gathering to illuminate and add atmosphere to your outdoor space. This quantity of festoons is ideal for a small to medium-sized garden area to be hung along fence lines and trees.

Equipment included:

– 50m of festoon belt made up from 5x 10m connectable sections
– 50x small plastic warm glowing filament LED light bulbs
– 1x 13amp plug starter cable (2m) & 1x 10m extension

Celebration festoon lighting dry hire

Celebration

A festoon lighting package perfect for your celebration or gathering to illuminate and add atmosphere to your desired space. This quantity of festoons is ideal for larger garden and outdoor areas as well as indoor rooms and locations.

Equipment included:

– 100m of festoon belt made up from 10x 10m connectable sections
– 100x small plastic warm glowing filament LED light bulbs
– 1x 13amp plug starter cable (2m) & 1x 10m extension

Wedding festoon dry hire

Celebration+

A festoon lighting package perfect for your celebration or gathering to illuminate and add atmosphere to your desired space. This quantity of festoons is ideal for a popular sized wedding barn or marquee. The items provided would allow you to configure the lighting design in strings or a ‘criss-cross’ layout. This package comes with a dimmer pack controller to all you to adjust the brightness of the lighting atmosphere.

Equipment included:

– 150m of festoon belt made up from 10x 10m connectable sections
– 150x small plastic warm glowing filament LED light bulbs
– 1x 13amp dimmer pack starter cable (2m), 10m extension & splitter cable

Festival dry hire festoons

Festival

A festoon lighting package perfect for your festive, celebration, or outdoor event to illuminate and add atmosphere to your desired space. A large amount of festoons that will cover a large distance within trees and woodlands.

Equipment included:

– 200m of festoon belt made up from 10x 10m connectable sections
– 200x small plastic warm glowing filament LED light bulbs
– 2x 13amp dimmer pack starter cable (2m), 2x 10m extension & splitter cable

Festival dry hire festoons to order and ship

Festival+

Our largest festoon lighting dry hire package perfect for your festive, celebration, or outdoor event to illuminate and add atmosphere to your desired space. These festoons will cover a vast distance within trees and woodlands.

Equipment included:

– 400m of festoon belt made up from 10x 10m connectable sections
– 400x small plastic warm glowing filament LED light bulbs
– 3x 13amp dimmer pack starter cable (2m), 4x 10m extension & 2x splitter cables

Hire Period Example

Dry hire based on a one-week rental period, allowing for courier delivery and collection within this time. Typical hire example:

  • Tuesday: Order prepared, tested and packed ready for shipping
  • Wednesday: Order collected via courier
  • Thursday/Friday: Courier delivery of the order
  • Saturday/Sunday: Hire use
  • Monday: Courier collected arranged
  • Tuesday: Order back with Dreamwave for re-stocking

Delivery & Collection

Dry hire packages shipped via DPD courier. *Next day service not guaranteed. Local customer collection available on request.

Backdrops

If you wish to create a feature behind your DJ/band, top table or conceal an area of your venue then our wedding lighting backdrop hire maybe the answer.  Choose from style options like a traditional voile covered fairy light backdrop or why not strip it back with our popular naked versions.  You could use uncovered and exposed fairy lights, festoons or hanging Edison lamps to create a more dynamic, powerful impression.

Fairy Lights

We stock white and black cabled fairy lights with warm glowing LEDs. These can be used as much or as little as you desire. Popular styles for wedding backdrops are a loose drop of white cabled fairy lights hung behind an ivory voile, or a more intense style with larger amount of fairy lights spaced every 20/30cm apart.

Festoons

Black or white festoon cables with traditional lamps look great ‘naked’ hanging down from the support framework. These can be set on a dimmer pack to enhance the style and look of the warm glowing filament lamps.

Draping

Our bespoke voile drapes can be used on their own to mask and hide areas around a room, or to create a continuous backdrop around a venue.  We can add up-lights behind the voile to add a wash of colour to suit your theme.

Tech Spec

  • Delivered, setup, installed and removed by a ‘Dreamwave Crew’ member
  • Freestanding, self-supporting ‘pipe and base’ framework used to hold up backdrop
  • Easily configured to work in the most challenging of venues
  • Typical size for a wedding backdrop is 6m wide by 3m high
  • Custom designs and sizes available for walls and full room coverage

Inspiration

For a more industrial look why not try our white high gloss framework with Edison hanging lamps or a white festoon wall?

 

See our Backdrops gallery for more inspiration and contact us for a custom quote.

Band Lighting

Band lighting hire can be book to illuminate the performance space or stage area.  The use of coloured wash lighting will create a clear and focal feature of your evening entertainment.

Stand-alone or controllable band lighting units can be used along the front of the stage or behind your band to enhance the overall effect. Choose your colour to match a theme or have it changing for a real party effect.

Tech Spec

  • Delivered, setup, installed and removed by a ‘Dreamwave Crew’ member
  • LED units produce a variety of shades and colours
  • Low power consumption with no heat output from the units
  • Typical example: 1x ‘T’ bar with 4x compact lighting units to shine down and wash the stage
  • Custom or rider requested lighting units available

Inspiration

For a real professional look, one of our ‘Dreamwave Lighting Technicians’ can be booked to program and control a complete light show including the band and dance floor party lighting.

See our band lighting gallery for more inspiration and contact us for a custom quote.

Canopy Lighting

Create a stunning overhead canopy lighting effect using our warm glow fairy light strings.

These are perfect for barns, hung and draped between the supporting beams, producing a really enchanting effect. They can also provide a distraction to cover unsightly ceilings within venues.

For a hung canopy with a dense fuller effect, you can have the fairy light strings spaced 30cm apart. If you wish to create a slightly sparser look these can be spaced around 60cm apart.

 

Tech Spec

  • Delivered, setup, installed and removed by a ‘Dreamwave Crew’ member
  • Access required to venues prior to wedding date to allow crew to install canopy with ease
  • Low voltage fairy light strings in white or black
  • Static warm glowing LEDs (non-dimmable)
  • Easily configured to work in the most challenging of venues
  • Minimal temporary fixing required
  • Custom designs and sizes available for venue and ceiling coverage

Inspiration

For a alternative look you could choose a combination of draping swags and fairy lights together.

See our canopy lights gallery for more inspiration and contact us for a custom quote.

Party Lighting

Are you wanting to create that club party lighting atmosphere at your event?

We stock an extensive range of club party lighting effects from moving heads, spots and washes, large industrial strobes, neon effects, lasers and smoke/haze machines. These can be added to one of our Dreamwave DJ services or booked on their own.

Moving Heads

We stock a number of different moving head lights in spot and wash versions. These can be hung from trussing or stand tall on a dedicated totem stand to enhance a dance area. These can be pre-programmed to move around your venue, move to the music or a Dreamwave Lighting Tech can be booked to control these and all your lighting.

Strobe Lighting

The ultimate club effect! Timeless and very effective. Controlled to go off at the peak point on that club classic track, the units will fill a room with a burst of blinding light.

Tech Spec

  • Delivered, setup, installed and removed by a ‘Dreamwave Crew’ member
  • Freestanding, self-supporting ‘truss’ or framework/stands used to support the lighting
  • Easily configured to work in the most challenging of venues
  • Option of the system being controlled and programmed by a ‘Dreamwave Light Tech’
  • Custom designed and built lighting rigs available
  • All installation complies with the health + safety guidelines

Inspiration

For a more complete room transformation why not talk to us about creating a ‘full nightclub rig’?

See our Club Party Lighting Gallery for more inspiration and contact us for a custom quote.

DJ Equipment

If you are considering a celebrity DJ or friend for your event, we can provide even the most complex of DJ equipment lists (DJ riders) with our stock of industry standard named brands.

Our fully experienced ‘Road team’ will install and sound check your equipment in preparation for your DJ.

Industry brands we can supply: Pioneer, Technics, Allen and Heath.

Tech Spec

  • Delivered, setup + Installed by ‘Dreamwave Crew’
  • A pair of high powered industry speakers supplied on stands.
  • A sound mixer to control the levels
  • Typical example:
    • 2 x Pioneer CDJ 2000 Nexus
    • 1 x Pioneer DJM Mixer 750
    • 2 x QSC K12 Speakers
    • 1 x 10″ Monitor
    • 1 x DJ Booth

Inspiration

Why not add Lighting? Check out some of our disco lighting effects or our club lighting packages to really get your party looking awesome.

See our DJ Equipment gallery for inspiration and contact us for a custom quote.

Draping

Fabric venue draping can be used to add to or enhance the inside of your function space. Various looks can be achieved with our classic white voile either swaged or hung from beams on fixing points, or supported on our freestanding pipe and drape system. Various draping fabric finishes and colours/textures are also in stock.

Whether you want to transform a whole room with this look or create a backdrop behind your DJ/band or top table, get in touch with us to discuss you needs.

Tech Spec

  • Delivered, setup + Installed by ‘Dreamwave Crew’
  • Various sizes and drops available
  • Assorted colours and fabric finishes
  • Free standing structures for ease and convenience

Inspiration

Why not speak to one of team to discuss your requirements and ideas for venue draping.

See our Draping gallery for inspiration and contact us for a custom quote.

Fairy Lighting

Fairy lighting hire can completely transform any venue or environment either indoors or outdoors. This classic lighting effect has stood the test of time and gained respect as a ‘well-established staple product’ in our rental stock.

Inspiration

Your enquiry may have led you to us, already having a vision in mind for the use of fairy lighting hire. We would love to know how you have been inspired. A good way to visualise this lighting effect is to see how it looks in a similar environment. Click on these dedicated galleries, which show examples of our fairy lights installed in marquees, barns, and traditional venues, as well as being used in many different configurations outside.

Wedding Fairy Lights

You only have to look to Pinterest & Instagram to notice that fairy lighting has become a longstanding ‘staple look’ for wedding lighting. Maybe it’s the soft warm light output they produce?  Or how pleasing it is to the eye to see the symmetrical design? Either way, fairy lights have always been used to create popular effects in wedding marquees and stretch tents giving vast coverage. From installations being in the eaves of a roof, or in a barn strung across from beam to beam.

Event Fairy Lighting Hire

When you think of an event space that requires fairy lighting your immediate thought is to visualise this effect suspended within structures and key features.  With the development of technology the small LED light bulbs now offer no limitation with regards to the distance, they can cover. This allows fairy lighting to be suspended within vast tree canopies, along walkways, and for more functional uses around seating and food areas.

Wilderness Reserve - Pocketful of Dreams

Pocketful of Dreams – Bespoke fairy lighting hire design

Fairy Lighting Hire Stock

We are proud to hold in our rental stock the Festive Lights, ConnectPro (commercial-grade) range of fairy lights. These electrical cables with small LED lamps spaced at intervals carry the power consecutively to each string of lights.

We stock a large number of different fairy lighting string versions including black and while cables in both mains and battery-powered solutions.  Our mains power strings have the option to dim them with the connection of a dimming control pack. This feature is a perfect way to adjust the brightness and desired effect.

Fairy lighting hire can be configured into canopies, backdrops, beam wrapping, swagging….. The options and combinations for this magical fairy lighting effect are endless!

Types of Fairy Lighting Hire

Production & Wet Hire allows our skilled lighting crew to deliver, install, and remove all rental items. For a wedding or event production, this style of lighting may be part of a larger order with the fairy lights creating a feature in a selected space. A Wet Hire of festoons would see our crew arrive with all the required items to create your desired lighting design. Generally, these designs are a bespoke build from our range of stocked items. From 10 years of experience in installations of wedding lighting, we have also created packages that we class as  ‘popular requests’. These packages have been tailor-made to accommodate a variety of different wedding setups and budgets. For example an ‘outside seating area’ that would include a set amount of fairy light strings, plus supporting up-right poles. Our highly skilled team can advise what best suits your requests.

Dry Hire can be very appealing for those clients who wish to rent one of our popular fairy lighting packages to set up and use as they wish. These selected packages can be delivered and collected via courier with simple instructions on how to install and operate the lighting. For more information on our Dry Hire Fairy Light Packages please click here.

Chat to us about your ideas on using this diverse and effective lighting style. See our Fairy Lighting gallery for inspiration and contact us for a custom quote.

Festoon Lighting

Festoon lighting hire has fast become one of our most popular rental services. This versatile and stylish lighting product ticks many boxes for design use.

Inspiration

Your enquiry may have led you to us, already having a vision in mind for the use of festoon lighting hire. We would love to know how you have been inspired. A good way to visualise this lighting effect is to see how it looks in a similar environment. Click on these dedicated galleries, which show examples of our festoons installed in marquees, barns, and traditional venues, as well as being used in many different configurations outside.

Wedding Festoons

You only have to look to Pinterest & Instagram to notice that festoon lighting has become a ‘staple look’ for wedding lighting. Maybe it’s the soft warm light that the lamps produce?  Or how pleasing it is to the eye to see the symmetrical design? Either way, festoons have soared in popularity being used in wedding marquees and stretch tents giving vast coverage. From installations being in the eaves of a roof, or in a barn strung across from beam to beam.

Event Festoon Lighting

When you think of a festival or outdoor corporate event lighting your immediate thought is to visualise festoons suspended overhead.  With the development of LED technology the light bulbs we now use now offer no limitation with regards to the distance, they can cover. This allows festoons to be suspended within vast tree canopies, along walkways, and for more functional uses around seating and food areas.

Festoon lighting hire in Suffolk

Festoon lighting hire at Hengrave Hall

Components

There are two main components that make up festoon lighting hire:

Festoon belts and the light bulbs. We are proud to hold in our rental stock the Festive Lights, FestoonPro (commercial-grade) range of festoon belts. These electrical cables with lamp holders spaced at intervals carry the power consecutively to each light bulb.

We stock a large number of different light bulbs, from the classic filament lamps that have a traditional glow and create a warm look when dimmed, to the new LED versions that shine bright and give a more contemporary look.

Types of Festoon Lighting Hire

Production & Wet Hire allows our skilled lighting crew to deliver, install, and remove all rental items. For a wedding or event production, this style of lighting may be part of a larger order with the festoons creating a feature in a selected space. A Wet Hire of festoons would see our crew arrive with all the required items to create your desired lighting design. Generally, these designs are a bespoke build from our range of stocked items. From 10 years of experience in installations of wedding and event lighting, we have also created packages that we class as  ‘popular requests’. These packages have been tailor-made to accommodate a variety of different setups and budgets. For example an ‘outside seating area’ that would include a set amount of festoons belts and lamps, plus supporting up-right poles. Our highly skilled team can advise what best suits your requests.

Dry Hire can be very appealing for those clients who wish to rent one of our popular festoon packages to set up and use as they wish. These selected packages can be delivered and collected via courier with simple instructions on how to install and operate the lighting. For more information on our Dry Hire Festoon Packages please click here.

Chat to us about your ideas on using this diverse and effective lighting style.

Gobo Projection

A good way to enhance your party’s style and theme is with projecting images around the room. Gobo Projection can transform the look in many ways.

We offer various stock projection images and texture breakup gobos. Examples include; tree and foliage gobos that can add to a woodland theme or Midsummer Night’s Dream styled wedding; snowflakes with a cooling blue colour for that extra special winter wedding; classic breakout / infill look of Art Deco or contemporary shapes to awaken the most boring of walls.

If you are looking for something more personal, why not get one of our design team to work with your wedding monogram or text font?  Our guys can even start from scratch and design it for you. If you have a scribble drawing of what you think you’d like (maybe your initials or wedding date), we can transform this for you to see what it would look like when its produced to be projected.  We can create you a custom gobo to project at your evening party on to the dance floor or surrounding walls.

Tech Spec

  • Delivered, setup, installed and removed by a ‘Dreamwave Crew’ member
  • Crisp laser cut designs, projected through high powered lighting units
  • Dimmer packs supplied for creating an atmospheric look
  • Colour can be added to enhance the gobo
  • Indoor use only
  • Easily configured to work in the most challenging of venues
  • Custom gobos are yours to keep as a special keepsake

Inspiration

A mixture of stock gobos and your own custom one can make for stunning effects when overlaid as one projection.

Why not have the gobo projections come on at a certain point in the night for a high impact transformation?

See our Gobo Projection gallery for inspiration and contact us for a custom quote.

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