What to Consider When Booking a DJ for Your Christmas Party
Christmas is so close and we are so excited! It’s about this time of year when friends and family gather to celebrate holiday festivities, so we want to provide you with all the information you need to know about hiring a DJ for your holiday event. Below is list of tips to ensure you are well-informed and have the best experience.
1. Book Early
It’s a really busy season for DJs, so it’s better to play it safe and book your DJ months in advance. Between weddings, corporate parties, and several other gatherings, it is best to have your DJ booked before the holiday season rolls around. In addition, sometimes prices increase around the holiday season, especially for last minute bookings, so it is much better to book ahead of time.
We highly recommend this! Booking your event through an entertainment agency can give you a sense of security in the rare case that the DJ you requested can no longer make it due to an emergency, another great quality DJ will play at your event. Another benefit of booking with an entertainment agency is that an agency is knowledgeable and can work closely with you to make sure all your expectations and concerns are discussed and you can expect great quality service.
3. Ask Questions and Do Your Research
It’s in your best interest to know exactly what it is you’re paying for, so don’t be shy and ask as many questions as you need. Also, in order to make your party flow smoothly, it is imperative that you communicate what you expect and any concerns you have to your DJ. This will also make sure that there is no misunderstanding about what you want for your event. Lastly, feel free to do some research on your own before meeting with your DJ. This is a great way to gain some knowledge before discussing an actual event with a DJ.
4. Request Non Peak Dates If You’re On a Budget
Most people are looking to have their Christmas party on a Friday, so it is likely those days are going to be more expensive or already booked. Luckily, by picking a less popular day, you can find yourself getting a better rate and your preferred DJ being available. If you are on a budget, this is a great way to possibly cut down on costs.
We are glad to provide these awesome tips and know that they can help plan an awesome Christmas Party. If you have any questions for us, feel free to give us a call or message us on Facebook, Instagram, or Yelp! Happy Holidays and Merry Christmas!