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Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

How do I find a cheap DJ?

To find a cheap or affordable DJ for your party or wedding, search for local DJs near you and ask for free cost estimates from several of them. While some DJ profiles may provide an automatically generated starting cost, it’s important to contact the DJ to get an idea of how much your particular request will cost. This also gives you the opportunity to ask them other important questions and make sure you are a good fit.

How much is a DJ?

When you hire a local DJ, expect to pay roughly between $300 and $800. But be aware that the actual price will vary based on several factors, including the length of the DJ’s set and how much of a presence they need to be. Larger venues can drive up the cost, as this requires more equipment, soundchecking and setup. Adding extras like confetti, fog, light shows and black lights also adds to the cost. 

Get cost estimates from the best DJs near you to find out how much you should expect to spend for your event.

Read our cost guide, “How much does a DJ cost?

How do you book a DJ for a party?

To book a party DJ, start by comparing local pros in your area. Check out their ratings and reviews to find out: 

  • Are they professional?
  • Do they show up on time to set up for the party?
  • Do they know how to feel the energy in the room and adjust the music accordingly?
  • Are they friendly to guests and take song requests?
  • Do they specialize in the genres you want (pop, Top 40, hip-hop, etc.)?
  • Do they have experience playing at your type of event (weddings, birthday parties, etc.)?

Whenever possible, watch videos of their performances. 

Your last step is to contact three to five different DJs near you to ask them questions and get price quotes.

Reviews for Charlotte djs
Lawanda F.
very awesome DJ
Best Memories EntertainmentBest Memories Entertainment
Elyse N.
Great DJ highly recommend!
StraitFromTheHeart2uStraitFromTheHeart2u
Thumbtack Customer
DJ Bones Rocked the house!
DJ BonesDJ Bones
Thumbtack Customer
DJ Chuck did a great job at our wedding. Our guests were pleased and enjoyed the music. DJ had a great selection of songs and our guests on the dance floor.
Whirl-A-Way Sounds Dj & Event EntertainmentWhirl-A-Way Sounds Dj & Event Entertainment
Kyle H.
Michael was a great DJ. Awesome pricing for the services Michael provided. Michael is very detail oriented and receptive to his client’s needs. Would definitely recommend Michael to anyone looking for a DJ.
Michael MojicaMichael Mojica
JoAnna S.
DJ mike was awesome! He went above and beyond! Our guests had nothing but good things to say about the music and photo booth! I absolutely recommend DJ mike!!
Events By Mikey CharlotteEvents By Mikey Charlotte
Thumbtack Customer
DJ Services, he was professional and the people like him
Smoove Vibez Dj's & Event'sSmoove Vibez Dj's & Event's
Elyse N.
DJ Prime, is a great DJ came on time with the most recent equipments and software. He listens to customer’s song request and danced with the crowed. I will definitely hire him for different occasions, highly recommend !!!
Dj Prime (SC)Dj Prime (SC)
Seema t.
Everyone at the party loved DJ Breez. Absolutely wonderful to work with.
DJ breezDJ breez
Karimah R.
Truly 5 Stars experience working with Dj ASYNC! From his level of professionalism, promptness, and party mode he is by far the best Dj I’ve hired since being in CLT area. Will hire again.
DJ ASYNCDJ ASYNC
Thumbtack Customer
Awesome wedding DJ! Very accommodating, professional and easy to work with.
High Impact EntertainmentHigh Impact Entertainment
Dana B.
The Real DJ B was absolutely amazing. He was quick to respond to my inquiry. He told me what he offers. By the way....he offers a lot and it’s quality. We went over different options on how to make my day great. If you need a real quality and caring DJ....reach out and connect with The Real DJ B!!! He’s amazing!!!
The Real DJ BThe Real DJ B
Saria O.
DJ Breeze provided very quick responses in a very professional manner!
DJ breezDJ breez
Charlene J.
Excellent DJ. Played the newest songs and kept everyone hype and dancing.
DJ RodDJ Rod
Jerome T.
I was very skeptical at first hiring a DJ via this site. I am happy I did and happy I chose Dj Prime ! He was great. Played great music the whole night and kept the party going.
Dj Prime (SC)Dj Prime (SC)
John M.
Average DJ At best, we which we would’ve gone with another option.
DJ Rambo (NC)DJ Rambo (NC)
Juwanda M.
He is the best to work with , if you need a DJ I highly recommend him!
DJ B. FolksDJ B. Folks
Jennifer B.
I am looking forward to having you DJ our office event.
StraitFromTheHeart2uStraitFromTheHeart2u
Thumbtack Customer
I had a very diverse age group attending the party, therefore I provided a playlist as requested by the DJ 30 days prior to the event. None of the songs were played from the playlist. In my opinion this is a good DJ for Old School.
DJ Mike D/ Recognize Soundz ProductionDJ Mike D/ Recognize Soundz Production
Maddie B.
Dj Krystyle was incredibly flexible and willing to work with us when I needed a DJ for a trivia night. Even though she had never hosted trivia before she was incredibly willing to learn and did a great job for her first time!
DJ KrystyleDJ Krystyle
Judelys U.
She did an awesome job at my party. I was unsure about hiring a non-Spanish speaker dj but she came up with the great idea of creating a playlist with spanish music. She provided lighting which was the main thing I was looking for in a dj.
DJ SPKDJ SPK
Tasha R.
We had the best time at our wedding with DJ Qrush and Mrs. B. We could not have chosen a better DJ. From the ceremony to the reception, their professionalism and music selection was 🔥. My husband danced non stop and stated that every time he thought he was going to sit down, another great song was played. One of the best and easiest decisions in our wedding planning process by far! Many compliments on the DJ the entire night.
DJ VC QRUSH and Mrs. BDJ VC QRUSH and Mrs. B
Sara J.
Wonderful to work with! Very professional and responsive - would highly recommend to anyone looking for a DJ for their event.
The Real DJ BThe Real DJ B
Thumbtack Customer
Very Professional! Keeps everyone on the dance floor. Will be using him for our next event! Great DJ
DJ Sammy SammzDJ Sammy Sammz
Luke L.
This is the BEST dj. He was literally the life of the party and kept things rolling and fun the whole night. He was awesome!
Happy Time TunesHappy Time Tunes
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