Canopies and tents StarShade

The Unique Design of the KD StarShade was invented and patented by KD Kanopy. They remain the sole manufacturer of this tent design. Six elegant arches add visual appeal. Each arch is 7.5’ high, offering easestarshade 400 specs side of entry. The KD StarShade tent is a tension fabric structure supported by a single center pole and ground up tension.

At 19.5’ high, the KD StarShade 800 requires a 55 foot diameter set-up area and can seat up to 88 people at banquet tables.

At 16.5’ tall, the KD StarShade 400 spans a 43 foot diameter. It seats approximately 44 people at banquet tables.

The actual covered space of the KD StarShade 800 is 800 square feet. Actual covered space of the KD StarShade 400 is 400 square feet. The actual footprint of these tents is larger than the covered area.

Either KD StarShade can quickly be set up outdoors in approximately 15 minutes. These tents require 30 inch ground spikes (provided) to be used to support the tension structure. The KD StarShade tents fold down into 3 carry bags to fit in the trunk of most standard vehicles.


  • Outdoor Festivals
  • Special Events
  • Reception or Media Tents
  • Beverage Garden
  • Corporate Sponsor Displays
  • Auto Dealers
  • Event Marketing


16-Gauge Anodized Aluminum is used for the StarShade center pole. Aluminum means no rusting and will keep your unit looking great for years to come.

250 Denier Oxford Polyester Fabric – Lightweight, Durable, Water Resistant, Fire Retardant, and UV Protected, this ensures that you will be able to use your StarShade canopy repeatedly: through weather changes, fire code regulations, and intense sun.

With eight Bold Fabric Colors, we give flexibility and personalization to your StarShade canopy. canopies and tents offers red, blue, green, yellow, purple, cream, black and white fabric or a combination of colors.

StarShade Series Graphic Options

You can customize the KD StarShade with standard block lettering or your organization’s logos and pantone colors. Our Screen-Printed Graphics process incorporates heat-curing to ensure your canopy personalization is long-lasting, with no scratching of peeling.

Full-Cover Large Format Digital Printing is available. KD Kanopy is one of only a few manufacturers to offer digital printing on a lightweight fabric canopy top. Every square inch of your KD StarShade can now display photographs, oversized images, multiple color logos or whatever else you can imagine. See our digital printing information pages for more details.
Custom StarShade Samples

StarShade Sizes

The StarShade is available in a 400sq ft (43ft diameter) or 800sq ft (55ft diameter)