Stage & staging hire & conference equipment hire for events near Birmingham & Staffordshire, The  leading events equipment rental company

What Is Outdoor Staging and Why Do I Need It?

A professional outdoor stage can make all difference for your clients and audience.  A professional stage is both imposing and professional alike.  Our outdoor stage comes with rigging points and the correct details required by Health & Safety officers.  All these are major factors to consider when booking a stage for your event.  Consider this before looking at stage trucks, HGV trailers or home made stages.
Outdoor stages have a waterproof cover and wind protector on 3 sides.  This will ensure that your event operates safely and correctly. 

outdoor staging guide with tips and tricks plus FAQ
Our outdoor stage
What are trailer stages and why do I need them? Tip and tricks
One of our outdoor stages

What are trailer stages?

Trailer stages are the best option for bespoke events where set up time is a premium.  Our trailer stage can be built in 45 minutes and dismantled in 45 minutes also. This is a fraction of the time which it takes to build a modular stage. With a choice of PA wings and drum risers we offer the complete festival experience with fast set-up.  
Designed and made by StageMobil, this is the latest in trailer stage design. 

What size is the outdoor stage and what access is needed?

 Width: 6.8m
Depth: 6.3m
Height: 4.6m
Clearance: 3.5m

Access required
Width 3m
Height: 4m

Width: 6.8m
Depth: 4.3m
Height: 4.6m
Clearance: 3.5m

Access required
Width 3m
Height: 4m

What is the size of an outdoor stage help and guide
One of our outdoor stages

Stage access with ramps & steps

The best advice we can give is: function over form. If a performer or presenter cannot safely navigate the step unit or ramp then the access if incorrect. Consider if the people who will be taking to the stage are familiar with stage stairs or just those found in homes and buildings. Ramps and steps can do more than simply provide a way onto the stage.

Stage steps and access guide with FAQ.
Stage install and de-rig correctly done by Stage Men

What information do I need to provide for a quote?

At Stage Men, ALL stage hires come delivered, installed, dismantled and collected by a team of our experienced staging engineers.  They will ensure that your stage is installed correctly and confirmed to all current HSE standards.

Below is a simple check list of information that we require ahead of any outdoor stage hire.

  • Ground surface: Hard standing? Soft? Grass? Gravel? Details of any man hole covers.
  • Access: We require a clean and safe access area with a continual width clearance of 3m and height clearance of 4m
  • Weather: Wind is the only enemy with weather and Stage Men will not be held responsible for any cancellation due to dangerous weather conditions. 
    • Event start & finish times

    • Location: Yes, we need to know where you want to the stage

Please contact us for more details about outdoor stage hire.  We are happy to help with your enquiry.