11 Wedding DJs in Virginia That Will Pack Your Reception Dance Floor

Please don't stop the music.
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Emily Shiffer
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Updated Jun 04, 2024

Virginia is for lovers—as well as epic wedding receptions with top-notch DJs and live bands. Looking to hire a wedding DJ in VA? This list will help connect you with the best vendors from Richmond and Virginia Beach to Alexandria and Fairfax and more. (Check out the DJ section on The Knot Vendor Marketplace, where you can narrow down your search by your precise wedding location.) These wedding DJs in Virginia offer a variety of music genres, competitive pricing and add-ons including lighting, pyrotechnics and photo booths. Get your wedding guests dancing with the best tunes and smooth emcee skills from these Virginia wedding DJs to keep everyone on the dance floor all night.

Island Sound in Virginia Beach, Virginia

Veteran-owned Island Sound has a comprehensive team of talented and locally trained DJs, musicians, lighting and photo experts. Besides availability in Virginia, they are also able to perform in Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina, Tennessee and Ohio. Island Sound is all about personalization—aiming to make your wedding reception exactly what you and your partner want.

  • Pricing: Inquire for pricing
  • Years of Experience: 15+ years
  • Music Genres: African, Arabic, bluegrass, Caribbean, classical, country, dance, disco, EDM, folk, hip-hop, jazz, Latin, pop, R&B and rock
  • What Couples Love: Island Sound has a number of locally trained DJs. They also require couples to fill out a thorough survey about pre-ceremony music, ceremony music, cocktail hour, announcements, first dance, reception and more for the best service.

Level Up Entertainment in Charlottesville, Virginia

Level Up Entertainment is a global entertainment company that is available throughout Virginia and beyond. The wedding DJs in Virginia are experts at reading the room and creating a party atmosphere, noted for their high energy. Level Up Entertainment also offers live bands and other add-ons to make your party come to life, including a photo booth, uplighting, a digital wall monogram, cold sparks and cloud and fog effects.

  • Pricing: Inquire for pricing
  • Years of Experience: 10+ years
  • Music Genres: African, Arabic, bluegrass, Bollywood, Caribbean, Celtic, classical, country, dance, disco, EDM, folk, hip-hop, Indian, jazz, Latin, mariachi, Persian, pop, R&B and rock
  • What Couples Love: Level Up Entertainment has a deep roster of DJs to choose from with rave reviews thanks to their infectious energy. Their live bands are highly praised for their musicality. Level Up Entertainment is highly praised for their professionalism and ability to keep the party going without lulls.

Dream Team Events in Virginia Beach, Virginia

Dream Team Events is comprised of a tight-knit group of DJs who are available to travel all over Virginia for your wedding. Their goal is to truly create a party atmosphere, starting with personalized consultations with their team. Looking for additional vendors? Dream Team Events works closely with other vendors to provide lighting and photo booths for your dream day.

  • Pricing: Inquire for pricing
  • Years of Experience: 12 years
  • Music Genres: Bluegrass, classical, country, dance, disco, folk, hip-hop, jazz, Latin, pop, R&B and rock
  • What Couples Love: Dream Team Events helps couples create personalized playlists with an easy-to-use app. DJ West is one of the most popular DJs with Dream Team Events who brings loads of energy and charisma.

Music Music and More Music in Bedford, Virginia

Music Music and More Music serves all of Virginia, but is based in Bedford. First time using a DJ? They highlight their expertise for first-timers and offer comprehensive planning, music playlist creation and timeline management. Their goal is to offer personalized guidance for each couple.

  • Pricing: Inquire for pricing
  • Years of Experience: 20+ years
  • Music Genres: Arabic, Celtic, classical, country, dance, disco, folk, hip-hop, Indian, jazz, Latin, polka, pop, R&B and rock
  • What Couples Love: Music Music and More Music brings professionalism to every event they participate in. Personal consultations with their team lead to streamlined timelines and curated playlists.

Smooth Moves DJs in Virginia Beach, Virginia

Black-owned Smooth Moves DJs provide service from Virginia Beach to Richmond, Virginia (but will also travel to other destinations if inquired.) With services provided by DJ HB, your guests can expect seamless transitions and his ability to keep everyone on the dance floor. The wedding DJ in Virginia Beach allows guests to make requests while also adding in his own song picks.

  • Pricing: $950 for 4-hour service in the local (Hampton Roads) area—additional costs for add-ons and services
  • Years of Experience: 6+ years
  • Music Genres: Caribbean, disco, hip-hop, jazz, pop and R&B
  • What Couples Love: DJ HB creates a fun and energetic atmosphere and is noted for his ability to read the crowd. Couples compliment his availability and thorough communication.

The Masters of the Ceremony in Richmond, Virginia

Looking for a multicultural DJ experience? The Masters of Ceremony are experts in providing diversity and offer Spanish-speaking DJs. Using a collaborative app to help you plan and curate your playlist, The Masters of Ceremony are all about collaboration and delivering a personalized experience. They also offer extras, like a smoke machine and photo booth for a full entertainment experience.

  • Pricing: Inquire for pricing
  • Years of Experience: 20+ years
  • Music Genres: African, Bollywood, Caribbean, classical, country, dance, disco, EDM, hip-hop, Indian, jazz, Latin, pop, R&B and rock
  • What Couples Love: The Masters of the Ceremony specialize in Spanish music and offer Spanish-speaking services. Couples liked the personalized app to organize their reception timeline and playlist, and the passion brought by various DJs.

Gwin Entertainment in Virginia Beach, Virginia

Gwin Entertainment is owned by Trevor Gwin, who began his career working as a DJ for a large entertainment company before going out on his own. With experience spinning at more than 1,000 events for 20+ years, the wedding DJ in VA is comfortable and efficient at both DJ and emcee services. Couples can choose their playlists entirely and he also offers dance floor lighting.

  • Pricing: Inquire for pricing
  • Years of Experience: 20+ years
  • Music Genres: Bluegrass, classical, country, dance, disco, hip-hop, jazz, Latin, polka, pop, R&B and rock
  • What Couples Love: Trevor Gwin is noted for going above and beyond with his DJ services and providing great value. Known for his flexibility and custom mixes, he provides a unique and reliable DJ service.

DJs for Lovers in Richmond, Virginia

DJs for Lovers is a wedding DJ in Richmond, VA also serving Williamsburg and Charlottesville. Operated by DJ Michael and DJ Alex, they offer responsive planning sessions with couples to nail the perfect reception. Combining their own mixing and music choices with picks from couples is their specialty.

  • Pricing: Inquire for pricing
  • Years of Experience: 20+ years
  • Music Genres: Rock, pop, hip hop, jazz, funk, R&B, country and classical. They also specialize in obscure or hard to find music.
  • What Couples Love: Dj Michael and DJ Alex bring their experience as radio and club DJs to wedding reception dance floors with unique mixes. They are noted for attending rehearsals to guarantee smooth processes and timelines.

E and E Special Events in Virginia Beach, Virginia

Veteran-owned E and E Special Events offers so much more than just DJ experience. Led by DJ Ezra, a professionally trained musician, composer and band director, you also have the option to have live musicians added to your epic DJ experience. Couples can personalize their playlist and reception timeline in the Vibo app in collaboration with E and E Special Events for a smooth, streamlined experience.

  • Pricing: Inquire for pricing
  • Years of Experience: 20+ years
  • Music Genres: African, Arabic, bluegrass, Bollywood, Caribbean, Celtic, classical, country, dance, disco, EDM, flamenco, folk, hip-hop, Indian, jazz, klezmer, Latin, mariachi, Persian, polka, pop, R&B and rock
  • What Couples Love: Couples appreciate DJ Ezra's years of experience and detailed meetings to discuss planning. They also complimented his musical abilities, especially his saxophone playing.

Signature DJs in Toano, Virginia

Signature DJs is located in Toano, Virginia, but serves the whole state of Virginia and the Outer Banks. With more than 60 years of combined experience, the wedding DJs in Virginia bring a depth of knowledge to many musical genres. Besides their epic DJ services, they offer additional services like fireworks, pyrotechnics and photo/video booths.

  • Pricing: Inquire for pricing
  • Years of Experience: 60+ years
  • Music Genres: African, Arabic, bluegrass, Bollywood, Caribbean, Celtic, classical, country, dance, disco, EDM, flamenco, folk, hip-hop, Indian, jazz, klezmer, Latin, mariachi, Persian, polka, pop, R&B and rock
  • What Couples Love: Signature DJs got high praise for going above and beyond to help couples during their receptions—coordinating with vendors and addressing issues quickly. They brought additional interactive elements (like pyrotechnics and games) and strongly led the reception to stay on schedule.

Perfect Harmony Entertainment in Leesburg, Virginia

Perfect Harmony Entertainment serves the Northern Virginia area, as well as Washington DC, Maryland, West Virginia, Pennsylvania and New Jersey. Led by DJ John, his team of DJs prioritizes offering their services at a good value with a focus on meeting budgets while also providing high quality.

  • Pricing: $1,200-$1,900 (6-hour ceremony, cocktail hour and reception)
  • Years of Experience: 6 years
  • Music Genres: Bluegrass, Caribbean, classical, country, dance, disco, EDM, folk, hip-hop, jazz, Latin, polka, pop, R&B and rock
  • What Couples Love: Couples complimented Perfect Harmony Entertainment for their clear communication with scheduling, playlists and pricing. Couples like the planning and music app access to keep organized and choose songs.
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