Downings Marquee Rentals is the leading marquee infrastructure company in South Africa. 

Unmatched in creativity, innovation and technical capability, our event marquees and semi- permanent structures bring style, quality and 20 years of expertise to any project. We offer state-of- the-art, tailored marquee structures with world- class sophistication to amplify any celebration, corporate event or commercial project.


Our vision is to be a well-respected South African brand in Africa and Indian Ocean Islands, being the leading rentals solutions provider, offering world class innovation
and manufacturing excellence through superior customer experience, leaving a legacy of skills and community upliftment.


The Downings name has become synonymous with quality marquee rental. Group CEO Richard has a wealth of technical and event management knowledge, continuously striving for excellence through dedication, innovation and superior quality. 


Community awareness, respect, dedication. We are proud to be involved in
community-driven projects, by being involved, we see how it promotes the well-being of the community, enabling communities to prosper.

Did you know? Aluminium is the ultimate environmentally-friendly metal on the planet, and is the most recyclable.


All our installations include the required fire safety equipment, engineer reports and all technical drawings in accordance with current OSH Act Regulations.


We work closely with venues, offering unique marquee solutions; covering beaches, mountains & open fields. Venues include wine & golf estates, private residence, convention centres, airports and a whole lot more. 


  • Event infrastructure management. 
  • Unique & different styles of marquees. 
  • Glass marquees. 
  • Custom styled colours – white, grey, black. 
  • 3 m up to 50 m-wide marquee structures. 
  • Site & technical drawings. 
  • Health & safety compliance. 
  • Long term rental & storage marquees. 
  • Event flooring & carpeting. 
  • Integrated raised marquee decking floor. 
  • Marquee linings / draping. 
  • Climate control. 
  • Ablution facilities. top quality service and technical expertise. 

Did you know? Aluminium is the ultimate environmentally-friendly metal on the planet, and is the most recyclable.



  • Weddings & celebrations. 
  • Events & festivals 
  • Sporting events & halls. 
  • Exhibition, conference & corporate. 
  • Food halls & kitchens. 
  • Warehousing & industrial buildings. 
  • Accommodation & disaster relief. 
  • Aircraft & military. 

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