FAQ

How much do you charge?
There are several factors that determine the price here in Maine. Saturdays during the busy wedding months of May through October are highly sought-after dates. The number of hours you need, the location, and the amount of equipment requested may also affect the price. Discounted prices are available on Fridays and Sundays. Discounted DJ prices are also available on Saturdays during the months of January, February, March and November.

djs

Call for a free, no obligation quote anytime at 1-207-240-3012 or email your request for a price from our website. We also now have a very talented and experienced Wedding DJ by the name of Dan Giroux available through Dionne Entertainment as well as Larry Moore and Dan DiBiase. We also feature Rob Riccitelli and Dan Leclair, Mike Violette, Jeff Rcokwell, Paul Leclair, Larry Thibodeau,  John Marble, Brian Poulin and Marcel Leclair.

Are we available for Gay and Lesbian Weddings?
Yes we are!!!!!!

How do the DJ's dress?
Dave, Joe and James Dionne (and the rest of our DJs) come dressed appropriately for every occasion. If your engagement is a formal affair our Maine DJs wear a tuxedo or suit and tie, your preference. We can dress down from that for the more casual events like dances, parties, etc.

Do you provide a Master of Ceremonies for our event?
Combining the right blend of personality and audience involvement is what we do. This is done while keeping ourselves out of the spotlight. As MC, the level of professionalism in this very important area is evident with Dave, Joe and James.

Do you play continuous music? Do you take breaks?
Yes, we play continuous non-stop music. We do not take breaks!

What kind of music do you have?
We have any popular and danceable song from the last 80+ years. Big band, rock, pop, club, oldies, disco, country, alternative, rap, etc. Background music for social hour, cocktails, and dinnertime includes a multitude of different styles and tastes like; piano, guitar, saxophone, light jazz, new age and classical.

Can we come see you play at a wedding?
No, you cannot. Beware of the Maine DJ that invites you to someone else's wedding reception.

How soon should we reserve a DJ?
When it comes to Maine DJ's, photograpers or banquet facilities, the best always go first, so it's a good idea to reserve your DJ about a year in advance. Click here to check our availability and to get a quote. This gives us the information we'll need to quote you an accurate price.

What if you become sick or have an accident on the day of my wedding, do you have a back-up?
Yes, we do. We have access to experienced back-up DJ's through the Maine Disc Jockey Network or the National Association Of Mobile Entertainers. We guarantee that you'll have music at your wedding reception.

What time do you arrive prior to a wedding reception? We always arrive 90 minutes to 2 hours prior to the reception to set-up our equipment.

Are you members of any professional organizations? Yes, we are members of the prestigious National Association of Mobile Entertainers.  The National Association of Mobile Entertainers is comprised of over 3,000 professionals nationwide. Dave, Joe & James Dionne have met or exceeded the strict standards of this organization.

What sets you apart from DJs who just moonlight in this business? 
Modern Bride Magazine has ranked Dave & Joe Dionne DJs as one of the top 150 Wedding DJs/Bands in the U.S. for two years in a row!! We are the only DJs in Maine or New Hampshire to get this National recognition.  We've also been awarded The "Bride's Choice" award in 2017, 2016, 2014 and 2013 by Weddingwire and we've gotten the Knot's "Best Of" weddings for 2012..

How far will you travel?
Since we're mobile DJ's, we'll come to you no matter where your function is. We have served clients from St. Agatha, Maine to Cape Cod, Mass. We cover northern New England, Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont and Massachusetts. Our Destination Wedding services are also available worldwide (www.destinationweddingdjs.com).

Do we need to supply anything special for you?
A power outlet within a reasonable distance is all we need and a banquet table. If your event is outside, we would need some sort of overhead cover. (tent, porch, garage, gazebo, etc.).

Can you provide music for my wedding ceremony?
Yes! We provide the processionals, recessionals and even music during the ceremony if you need it.   We also bring our own electricty for those remote locations. (Honda generator)

What kind of sound systems/equipment do you use? Our sound systems are all professional grade. It's all new, reliable and maintained gear. Names like QSC, Pioneer, Shure, JBL, Sony, Peavey, BOSE, Yamaha and more. 

Can you supply a light show for the dance floor?
Yes, we can! 

Does the contracted time include equipment set up & travel?
Equipment set-up & tear down, preparation time, consultations-either in person or on the phone, the actual performance time, etc. are all included in our agreed price.

Can we purchase additional time at the end of the event?
Yes. 

Do you speak any other languages besides English?
Yes. Dionne Entertainment is a bi-lingual company, we also speak French.

Should I have any special seating arrangement?
Keep the elderly guests and those with sensitivity to music (or just the sight of the DJ speakers) away from the speaker set-ups when planning the seating arrangement. Be sure to remind your venue manager or wedding planner about this important table/guest placement.

What's your mission statement?
Want a customized music playlist, special introductions, a unique garter & bouquet toss, need us for the wedding ceremony? Our philosophy is simple: "Tell us where you want to go and we'll get you there"!!!

Are the pictures on your website from actual weddings you've done?
All the wedding pictures on this website are from actual wedding receptions we've done. The pictures of Dave, Joe and James, the Maine DJ equipment and everything else are all genuine.

Do you have uplights?

Yes we do. There is an extra charge for uplights.

Contact Us

Nationwide toll free: 1 (800) 757-7281
Dave's cell phone number: (207) 240-3012
Joe's cell phone number: (207) 576-9407
James'
cell phone number: (207) 240-3665

Mailing Address:

Dionne Entertainment, LLC (DJs Maine)
P.O. Box 333
Gorham, Maine 04038-0333

Dave's Email:Dave@DaveDionne.com
Joe's Email: Joe@JoeDionne.com
James' Email: james@jamesdionne.com