The Perfect Wedding Entertainment: Finding the Right Michigan DJ & MC
Updated: Jul 17
Your wedding day is a special occasion that should be perfect in every way. To ensure that your wedding reception is an unforgettable event, you need the right DJ and emcee to keep the party going all night long.
Here are some tips for finding the perfect Michigan DJ and MC for your wedding:
Look for experience: Choose a DJ and MC who is reliable, professional and has experience in weddings with a proven track record of success.
Consider personality: Your MC should have a fun, outgoing, engaging personality and be able to connect with your guests. The MC should also have excellent microphone skills for clear and effective communication with guests.
DJ abilities: An excellent DJ should include these characteristics. A) Have an expertise in reading the crowd and adjusting the music accordingly. B) Have a huge music library with a wide selection of music to choose from. C) Create smooth transitions between songs and announcements. D) Understands the flow of events during a wedding reception.
Check their equipment: A good disc jockey will have professional equipment and backup equipment in case of any technical issues.
Music Suggestions: Compile a short list of some songs and/or artists you and your partner enjoy to help the DJ get a feel for your vibes. Also be sure to include any songs and/or artists you do not want played.
Discuss the details: Talk to your DJ about the timeline of events. Each wedding is unique and everyone has a distinct style, so make sure they have a clear understanding of what your expectation is of him/her and the MC.
Read reviews: Do a search for the name of the DJ & MC company to view all the websites that have reviews of the company to see what other thought of the disc jockey and emcee's performance.
Expect the unexpected: Be sure the emcee and disc jockey have the ability to handle unexpected situations with grace and ease.
Choosing the perfect Michigan Wedding DJ & MC service: FAQs
What should I look for in a Michigan DJ and MC? Look for a DJ and MC with experience, professionalism, and a good reputation in the industry. The DJ should also have a diverse music library and be able to read the crowd to keep the dance floor packed.
How do I find a Michigan DJ and MC? Ask for recommendations from friends, family, or your wedding planner. You can also search online for reviews and websites of local DJs and MCs.
Can I request specific songs or genres of music? Yes, a good DJ will be able to incorporate your music preferences into their playlist while still keeping the dance floor packed. Make sure to communicate your requests in advance.
Do I need to provide equipment for the DJ and MC? No, most professional DJs and MCs will provide their own equipment, including sound systems, microphones, and lighting.
What should I expect from the MC? The emcee's role is to keep the reception flowing smoothly and to make announcements as needed, such as introducing the wedding party, announcing speeches, and announce events like the cake cutting. They should also be able to read the crowd and adjust the energy level as needed.
Will I be reviewing the itinerary before the wedding? Yes, most DJs and MCs offer phone consultations or in-person meetings before the wedding to go over the timeline and music preferences, and to answer any questions you may have.
What should I consider when choosing the deejay and emcee's attire? The attire should be appropriate for the occasion and match the dress code of your wedding. Consider the overall theme and style of your wedding when deciding on the DJ & MC's attire.
How do I communicate with the DJ or MC during the reception? Make sure to have a designated point person, such as your wedding planner or a trusted friend, who can communicate with the DJ or MC during the reception and provide any necessary updates or changes to the timeline.
At Stealth DJ's Mobile Disc Jockey Service, we have 22 years of experience in providing wedding entertainment across Michigan. Our DJ's & MC's have a fun personality, professional demeanor and the expertise to make your wedding reception unforgettable.
Contact us today to learn more about our wedding DJ and MC services and how we can make your big day one to remember!