For over 30 years, the FUNbrella® has been a commercial shade umbrella market leader, noted for its ease of installation, durability and quality. These large oversized umbrellas are ideal for both residential and commercial use including:

  • Waterparks
  • Municipalities
  • Amusement Parks
  • Parks
  • Schools
  • Beaches
  • Golf Courses
  • Hotels and Resorts

We offer 3 major styles, the FUNbrella® Classic, FUNbrella® Shark, and FUNbrella® Palm and a wide variety of fabrics.  Click here to see fabric options.

FUNbrella® Classic

The FUNbrella® Classic is a giant, permanent umbrella shade structure designed to stand up to the elements. Durable, retractable and easy to maintain, the FUNbrella® Classic serves a multitude of purposes, beautifully!

When closed and secured, the FUNbrella® Classic is tested to meet ASCE 7-02 requirements for 90 mph 3 sec. wind gust velocity.

FUNbrella® Classic frame has a 4″ diameter aluminum center pole and standard one piece ground-sleeve with winch and cables enclosed. Bows and braces are white powder steel tubing.

FUNbrella® Classic Features:

  • Available in 12′ and 20′ models
  • Simple ordering process for quick turnaround time
  • A single 20′ FUNbrella® replaces 7 smaller commercial grade umbrellas*
  • On average, FUNbrella® tops last 5 years longer than smaller, commercial grade shade umbrellas
  • Ease of payment terms
  • Available in Woven Acrylic** fabrics
  • Manufactured using stainless steel hardware
  • High wind rating
  • Dedicated sales and support staff to walk you through the process
  • Rugged and durable construction
  • Removable frame with optional flush mount ground-sleeve
  • Ease of raising and lowering
  • Variety of colors, patterns & custom graphic capabilities

*  Based on 7.5′ Commercial Umbrellas

** The Skin Cancer Foundation recommends Woven Acrylic Fabrics as an aid in the prevention of sun-induced damage to the skin.

FUNbrella® Shark:

The catenary-style FUNbrella® Shark top offers a clean tight appearance. It uses the same framework as the Classic FUNbrella® Classic. Once you have the standard framing, you can switch tops for each season. Give your playground, waterpark or swimming pool a complete makeover – go Shark now and go Classic next season.

When closed and secured, the FUNbrella® Shark is tested to meet ASCE 7-02 requirements for 90 mph 3 sec. wind gust velocity.

FUNbrella® Shark frame has a 4″ diameter aluminum center pole and standard one piece ground-sleeve with winch and cables enclosed. Bows and braces are white powder steel tubing. 

FUNbrella® Shark Features:

  • Available in 12′ and 20′ models
  • Simple ordering process for quick turnaround time
  • A single 20′ FUNbrella® replaces 7 smaller commercial grade umbrellas*
  • On average, FUNbrella® tops last 5 years longer than smaller, commercial grade shade umbrellas
  • Ease of payment terms
  • Available in UV Shadecloth and Woven Acrylic** fabrics
  • Manufactured using stainless steel hardware
  • High wind rating
  • Dedicated sales and support staff to walk you through the process
  • Rugged and durable construction
  • Removable frame with optional flush mount ground-sleeve
  • Ease of raising and lowering
  • Variety of colors and pattern capabilities

*  Based on 7.5′ Commercial Umbrellas

** The Skin Cancer Foundation recommends Woven Acrylic Fabrics as an aid in the prevention of sun-induced damage to the skin.

FUNbrella® Palm:

The FUNbrella® Palm is constructed of a high density polyethylene base material. This giant, 20′ permanent umbrella is perfect for hardworking public areas such as parks, pools, schools and other areas where meeting structural codes is a necessity. Rafters and braces are made of sturdy aluminum for long-term durability.

When open, the FUNbrella Palm is tested to meet ASCE 7-02 requirements for 85 mph 3 sec. wind gust velocity.

FUNbrella® Palm frame has a 4.75″ diameter aluminum center pole compatible with the standard FUNbrella groundsleeve.

FUNbrella® Palm Features:

  • Available in 20′ models
  • Simple ordering process for quick turnaround time
  • A single 20′ FUNbrella® replaces 7 smaller commercial grade umbrellas*
  • On average, FUNbrella® tops last 5 years longer than smaller, commercial grade shade umbrellas
  • Ease of payment terms
  • Available in UV Shadecloth
  • High wind rating
  • Dedicated sales and support staff to walk you through the process
  • Rugged and durable construction
  • Removable frame with optional flush mount groundsleeve
  • Variety of color and pattern capabilities

* Based on 7.5′ Commercial Umbrellas