Frequently Asked Questions About Dave Adams Events.
How much do you charge?
Each event is different, therefore each event is priced based on a number of factors such as the type of event, venue location, the duration of your event, and setup time. Click here to get “An Online No Obligation Quote.
Can we discuss arrangements & requirements in advance?
Dave understands that choosing the right DJ/Host for your occasion is important, which is why he is always happy to discuss your requirements in advance.
Will you send a contract to sign?
Yes. Beware of any DJ/Host who does not do this, or at least provide some sort of written confirmation.
Is a booking fee payable in advance?
Yes, a non-refundable booking fee is payable in advance to secure your date, this can be paid by internet bank transfer. The booking fee is deducted from your final balance.
How and when is the balance payment due?
The balance payment is to be paid a minimum of 14 days in advance of of your event date. This should be paid by internet bank transfer, or a cash payment may be made into the bank account that is mentioned on your contract.
What will the DJ/Host wear?
Dave will always dress appropriately for each event.
How long does it take for the equipment to be set up & dismantled?
This depends on what equipment is required.
If full sound and lighting is needed, once the equipment is in the room, it takes a minimum of one hour and thirty minutes for it to be installed and tested. It also takes approximately 1 hour to dismantle and remove the equipment at the end of your event.
What will you need at the venue?
If full sound and lighting is required, you will need to provide a minimum of two 13-amp standard 3 pin power sockets within one meter of where the equipment is to be placed. An minimum area of 10ft deep by 8ft wide is required for equipment.
The venue would like to see your PLI certificate.
That’s fine, it can be sent direct to you, or to the venue.
Can I choose my favourite songs?
Yes, Dave welcomes your input, and this can be arranged in advance. Do bear in mind that Dave is experienced and knows what songs and styles of music generally work well though.
Can I bring some music along on the night to be played?
Sadly no, a digital playout system is used. However, please let Dave know of any specific songs you require in advance of your event.
Can you do custom versions of songs for our First Dance?
Yes, custom production work can take anywhere between several hours and days to put together therefore there will be an additional charge for this service. The additional fee depends entirely on the complexity of your requirement.
I have another question.
If you have a question that hasn’t been answered here, feel free to get in touch