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Common Wedding DJ Packages

What Is Included In Wedding DJ Packages?

There are dozens of ways to package together Wedding DJ Services and their popular add-ons, so let’s have a look at some of the most popular types of Wedding DJ Packages, and what they may or may not include.

Here is a list of some of the most popular types of Wedding DJ Packages;

Pre-Wedding Party DJ Package

Approximately 6 hours of service.

If you are throwing a pre-wedding party such as a “Stag & Doe” or “Jack & Jill” many DJ companies will offer services which can help you make the most out of your event. Great Wedding DJ’s will have lots of experience running these events and will be able to help organize and emcee your event, which can lead to more donations.

Commonly Includes;

  • Experienced DJ
  • Emceeing of party games
  • Basic Lighting

How much does a DJ cost for a Stag & Doe/Jack & Jill?
You should expect to pay between $300-800

Cocktail Wedding DJ Package

Approximately 6 hours of service.

This is a very common wedding package you will see available with most DJ’s. It is designed for couples having a cocktail style wedding that runs from 7pm-1am. It should cover all of your essentials like microphone, a dance-light, and sound for 100-150 people.

Commonly Includes;

  • Experienced DJ/MC
  • Microphone for speeches
  • Dance Lighting

How much does a DJ cost for a Cocktail Wedding?
You should expect to pay between $800-1000

Wedding Reception DJ Package

Approximately 8 hours of service.

This standard wedding DJ package will include DJ service for everything except your wedding ceremony. You’ll have a DJ there from 5pm-1am to help you with your cocktail hour, introductions, dinner music, reception dance and of course all the great things that happen in between. The Wedding Reception DJ packages should typically include minimal lighting and sound to cover your event.

Commonly Includes;

  • Experienced DJ/MC
  • Full night of dancing
  • Microphone for speeches
  • Great Lighting

How much does a DJ cost for a wedding reception only?
You should expect to pay between $1000-1200

Ceremony & Reception DJ Package

Approximately 10 hours of service.

This wedding package is by far the most popular. Brides love having the DJ there to provide support during the ceremony, to provide ceremony music or even to integrate with a live musician, in order to ensure even the guests at the back of your ceremony hear your vows. Then you have the confidence of knowing your DJ is already set up and ready to go for the rest of the evening.

Commonly Includes;

  • Experienced DJ/MC
  • Speaker, Mic & Music for ceremony
  • Full day coverage
  • Microphone for speeches
  • Great Lighting

How much does a DJ cost for a wedding ceremony and reception?
You should expect to pay between $1200-1800

Ultimate Wedding DJ Package

More than 12 hours of service + bonuses.

Reserved for couples seeking a cut above the rest. There are only a handful of DJ Companies who offer Ultimate or All Inclusive style DJ Packages, which might include things such as premium equipment upgrades, unlimited meetings, international travel, multi-day events, no cost package add-ons, and special gifts for the Bride and Groom.

Commonly Includes;

  • Experienced DJ/MC
  • Multi-day coverage
  • Advanced Lighting
  • Luxury Service

How much does a DJ cost for an Ultimate Wedding DJ Package?
You should expect to pay between $2000-4000

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