About Us

About Atlanta Event Rentals

Our Mission

Working with our clients, we assist in matching the right entertainment mix for their event or to fulfill a purpose for a marketing program or trade show traffic builder.

Our Inspiration

We bring fresh inspiration to any event by drawing from our 50 plus years in business and we really enjoy what we do.

Our Passion

With a strong, focused and directional approach which resonates within the event and party industry, we have quietly evolved into a highly significant event rental company.

Our Skills

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Customer Service
Branding or Customization
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50 Years Experience in a Specialized Niche Industry

We make things happen!  We’ve helped 1000 of customers since we opened in 1959 in Atlanta, GA.  Being a family base business with the second generation managing operations, we’ve grown up in this business – literally.  We know what games have issues, which ones do not.  We are the only game rental company in Atlanta that have the technical skills and know how to repair our own games.  When you need the best in the industry, call us!

What we can do for you

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Product Rentals


Corporate Identity

Our business

Atlanta Event Rentals is brought to you by Phoenix Amusements.  Donald Hankinson Sr.- founded Phoenix Amusements, Inc. in Atlanta, Georgia in 1959. In the nearly half-century since then, PAI has grown from a one-man operation to an industry leader with a nationwide reach. Today PAI can supply the latest and most in demand classic arcade games, simulators, sports machines and other entertainment, and arrange to have it delivered wherever our customers need it.We are founding members of the Georgia Amusement and Music Operators Association (GAMOA) as well as long-time members of the Amusement and Music Operators Association (AMOA), the Atlanta Convention and Visitors Bureau and the International Special Events Society (ISES). Our involvement with these professional groups tells you that we support a serious, dedicated approach to a fun business. Because PAI is still a family firm, we can offer our consistent serve and loyalty.


Don Hankinson

Chief Operations Officer
Event Guru

Team Stacy

Stacy Hankinson

Event Specialist
Marketing & Advertising Specialist

Giving Back to Our Community

We are extremely active and participate in our local Boy Scouts of America Community and serve in our local Troop 55 of Newnan, Ga.  In addition to scouting, we are active parents in our local charter school and its Parent Teacher Cooperative.  Community participation for us is about ensuring meaningful engagement with our communities by giving back to them.

“Life is what happens to you while you’re busy making other plans.” –John Lennon

Logistics & Operations

Sharp and detail oriented people with an appreciation for craftsmanship and quality.

Brand & Marketing

Creatives who think outside the box and know how to use both sides of the brain.

Planners & Budgets

Event Specialist with a passion for event planning and a love saving our clients money.