What makes Big Beats Mobile DJs unique from all of the other DJ Services ?
Big Beats Mobile DJs will cater to your wedding entertainment to your unique needs.. What makes Big Beats feature is our icebreaker activities that will help get your guests up to the dance floor and get them dancing all night long. This will ensure that your Wedding/ Prom / Events will be one that you and your guests will remember for a lifetime.
What types of equipment do you use?
Big Beats Mobile DJ Service use the latest in club style lighting and sound equipment. The music library is digital and we have a wide selection of the top hits. We offer a full club style lighting system that can also include laser light show, Fog, bubbles. In addition we can provide wireless microphones.
How long will our DJ play music?
The amount of time your DJ will play is totally up to you. Typically Wedding and DJ entertainment lasts about four hours. You can decide in advance how long you want your DJ to perform and the price will reflect the time frame. If you and your guest are having fun and want the DJ to play longer you can purchase additional time the day of the event.
Is it customary to tip the DJ?
Gratuities given to your DJ entertainer are made at the client’s sole discretion. 10 percent to 20 percent of the total fee is customary for an excellent performance.
How early will out DJ arrive to set up?
Your DJ will arrive one to two hours prior to the scheduled start time of your event unless other arrangements have been made. It typically takes about forty-five minutes to set up so this allows us to be set up before guests arrive.
What is our coverage area?
Big beats Mobile Dj Service covers in the Metro ILLINOIS area and cover St.Louis metro
Can we pick what music to play?
Yes, you can pick what music to play. Please simply submit a list of ten to fifteen songs in advance that you would like to hear and we will play them. This is good because it not only gives us great songs to play, but also an idea of your musical tastes.
Will our DJ take guest requests?
Absolutely, We’ll work with you prior to your event to determine the specific styles and individual requests that you’d like played. We’ll also encourage your guests to make requests (if you approve) to make sure we play the songs that you and your guests want to dance too. Also be aware that your is professional he or she will have song set up according your song type request.
How do you price your DJ services?
Every event we play is unique so we create packages to reflect the needs of each function. Price varies based on a few important factors. The factors that dictate price are the dates, how long you want us to perform, and the equipment that you need. Simply call Big Beats Mobile DJ Service to discuss your needs at 618.416.0629 or fill out our online contact form, then we will put together a custom package to fit your exact needs.
How do you handle overtime?
If you are having fun and you want Wedding ,party,prom DJ to play longer we would love to continue our performance. You can purchase additional time by paying overtime at the beginning of the hour.
All overtime is purchased on an hourly basis and the cost for overtime is outlined in your contract. Overtime must be paid via cash or check prior to the DJ continuing their performance.
Do you provide a written contract for Dj service ?
It is extremely important to have your booking confirmed in writing. Big Beats Mobile DJ Service will provide you with a written contract outlining the terms of your service. We will sign the contract and send you a copy to retain for your records.
* It is important to have a contract to guarantee your DJ service. I would never suggest booking any DJ service without a (written contract) it law binding agreement.
What types of music do you play during dinner and cocktail hour?
Big Beats Dj Service has a wide selection of cocktail and dinner music in a music library. We can discuss in advance what types of music you want us to play during this time. I typically suggest something low key such as Jazz or Classical Music played at low volumes so your guests can socialize during this time. It is your event so just let us know what you want us to play and we will play it.
Can you provide wireless microphones for the wedding ceremony, toasts etc?
Yes, we can provide up to two wireless microphones to be used during the ceremony and reception.
How do you handle overtime?
If you are having fun and decide at your event that you need us to stay longer and play music you are charged a rate per each extra hour. That rate will be defined on the contract. This payment must be paid upfront before the overtime will begin.
How do we book your DJ services?
Call us 618.416.0629, or fill out our online contact request form so we can discuss your entertainment needs. We will put together an entertainment package based on your needs that includes pricing. Once you approve your package we will send you contract. We require a 50% deposit with a signed contract to hold the dates for your. Once the contract and the deposit are received by us we will hold the dates. Big Beats Mobile DJs book on a first come first serve basis. The first contract we receive for the date with a deposit check will get the date. The deposit must be returned with the signed contract. The balance is due at least ten days prior to the venue.
How do we pay for your services?
Big Beats Mobile DJ Service currently accept Paypal ,checks and credit card payment.
How far in advance do we need to book your DJ entertainment services?
Wedding and prom DJs are typically booked as much as a year ahead of time early as possible. Some last minute bookings may be available as much as a few weeks ahead of time. Typically our busiest season for wedding December and June-September.
Do you charge for mileage or set up?
The contracted price includes travel, set up and take down time.