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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 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.

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 much are wedding DJs?

Hiring a DJ typically costs anywhere from $300 to $1,200. It all depends on how long they’ll be working at your wedding and other various factors. The cost to hire a wedding DJ is usually higher than the cost to hire a DJ to play at a birthday party or similar event. 

To find out exactly how much your wedding DJ will cost, ask for a cost estimate from several professionals in your area.

How do you find wedding DJs?

Use Thumbtack to find wedding DJs in your area. Here, you can quickly see which local DJs have the highest ratings and best reviews. You can also see how many times each DJ has been hired, whether they’re responsive and if they’re in high demand.

What questions should you ask wedding DJs?

To ensure you hire the best DJ for your wedding, ask these questions:

  • Are you available on my wedding date?
  • How much do you charge, and how do you set your prices?
  • What’s included in your rate (e.g., set up, clean up, etc.)?
  • How many weddings have you played at?
  • Do you have any references I can contact?
  • What kind of music do you specialize in?
  • Do you provide your own equipment, sound system, speakers, etc.?
  • Do you provide any other services (e.g., photo booth, lighting, etc.)?
  • Can guests request songs?
  • Will you accept a “Do Not Play” list?
  • How early would you arrive at the venue to set up?
  • Do you take breaks throughout the event? If so, how many and for how long?

Why do DJs ask how many guests are at the wedding?

It’s helpful to let your DJ know how many guests will be attending the wedding so they can ensure they have the right sound system and equipment. They may also ask more questions about your guests so they can ensure they have music that caters to the crowd. 

Reviews for Englewood djs
Mary C.
Excellent DJ. I would definitely recommend.
360 Spinner Video Booth and Mirror Booths360 Spinner Video Booth and Mirror Booths
Elveta S.
Bwess is just AWESOME.. He Dj for my mother's 90th birthday event and played music for every age (from 90 to 1) group. If you need a DJ that's professional, courteous, on time, reasonably priced Bwess is your man. I highly recommend him with 10 Stars. Thank you for putting a smile on my mother's face.
Bwess Entertainment DJ & Karaoke ServiceBwess Entertainment DJ & Karaoke Service
Meaghan O.
Anthony was a pleasure to work with and helped make my wedding a success. He played exactly what I requested and was also on time and professional. I highly recommend him and would hire him in a heartbeat if I have another event needing a DJ. Thanks again!
SuperSounds DJsSuperSounds DJs
Thumbtack Customer
Every event has its challenges, and my granddaughter’s bat mitzvah had its share. The DJ had to provide music for several distinct groups of people, Russian Pop, American Pop, Jewish traditional (Hora, etc.), slow dancing (for the older people), and the Misaloo for the Sephardim. All music was beautifully weaved together and a good time was had by all. The games for the kids were great, containing some that I had never seen at any other event. The DJ assistants were effective at getting the kids involved with the dancing and games. I would recommend A Touch Of Class to anyone who wants professional performance and competitive pricing.
A Touch of Class DJs , Photos, Video  NJ - NYA Touch of Class DJs , Photos, Video NJ - NY
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