22 Important Questions to ask your Prospective Wedding DJ/MC

  • Who will help us plan our schedule of traditional events and activities?
  • Will that person be able to plan our timeline so that it will be an entertaining experience?
  • Can we see an example of a detailed timeline created for one of your previous couples?
  • How will you keep our schedule flowing smoothly when there are so many things that can cause unexpected delays?
  • How will you (the DJ/MC) keep our guests properly informed without being obnoxious?
  • Can we see video footage to verify your skills in communicating effectively on the mic?
  • What kind of advanced performance training have you taken to improve your skills as a polished, personable, and professional MC?
  • Will you be ready to help us create some unique surprises for our friends and family?
  • Can you share a few recent examples of surprises you created with/for recent couples?
  • Will your speakers hurt our guests’ ears?
  • Will you bring professional grade PA equipment, so all our guests can clearly hear each of the introductions and formal toasts?
  • And what about our vows during ceremony?
  • Are you willing to attend and possibly assist us with our wedding rehearsal?
  • Do you have music suggestions to help us personalize our reception’s special moments?
  • And ceremony music suggestions too?
  • Can you create a custom mix or a short edit of our First Dance song, if needed?
  • What creative ideas can you share for making our celebration more memorable?
  • How will you help us make our celebration completely different from (and more fun than) the last 5 weddings we have attended?
  • What methods will you use to get our guests participating in our celebration and dancing?
  • Can you share an example from a recent wedding where something went wrong and what youdid to correct, fix, and/or resolve it?
  • Will the person we are booking (you) be the same person who shows up at our wedding?
  • Do you offer a 100% money-back guarantee if we are not completely satisfied?

Thank You, Peter Merry of Merry Weddings