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Amber Michelle Weston · Married on 04/06/2019
The DJ at a wedding really has a lot of responsibility; to ensure the timing of each different section goes off smoothly, the music fits the crowds mood, that people know what is going on and where to be, it's a LOT to juggle! I was so nervous because I didn't hire a planner but Dave ensured that the whole night went off without a hitch!Sent on 04/12/2019
He played the music we liked, but also took requests from guests, he tricked the whole wedding into doing the wobble, and even jumped out and danced with us!
I highly recommend Dave Awesome for your event! He was professional, super friendly and one of the nicest people ever, and my guests are still going on and on about him a week later!
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Ashley · Married on 03/13/2018
I cannot say enough amazing and awesome things about DJ Dave Awesome!!! He is truly amazing and will go above and beyond to make your special day nothing short of perfect! Great communication and a true professional 100% of the time! Our dance floor was packed the entire night!! You definitely won’t be disappointed with him as your DJ!Sent on 09/16/2018
Chris · Married on 08/20/2017
Wow! What a great time because of Dave! We would have him at all of our parties!! LOVE HIM!!!Sent on 08/26/2017
Jessica · Married on 08/20/2017
DJ Dave Awesome is exactly what his name is...AWESOME. If you are looking for a DJ that keeps the party alive. This is your DJ!!!! HE IS AMAZING! HE KEPT THE PARTY GOING THROUGHOUT THE WHOLE RECEPTION! HE KNOWS HOW TO GET YOU GROOVING! He shows you how to do the dances. He evens join in the dances! I would HIGHLY recommended him. We loved having him!!Sent on 08/26/2017
Alexandria · Married on 04/08/2017
DJ Dave Awesome made our wedding truly awesome! We are from out of state and he went above and beyond to make us feel more than comfortable! From the second we booked with him he made sure to find out exactly what we wanted/did not want for the wedding. He is not just a DJ. He is an entertainer and now a dear friend. He tied our whole wedding together with his amazing music and personality! DJ Dave did everything he could in order to make our wedding perfect, not to mention everyone loved him! We highly recommend him!Sent on 04/21/2017
Thank you so much, Dave!
-Nikolai & Alexandria Jezdan.
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Whitney · Married on 03/24/2017
DJ Dave was Awesome (pun intended)!!! He was extremely professional, organized and very easy going! Our music was flawless! We held our wedding in Florida but we are from Illinois. He made sure to not just email but to schedule class to ensure he covered every detail we wanted! My favorite part of the night was Dave getting all our guests on the dance floor and keeping them there! (He's also got some great moves home self!) I would highly recvomend DJ Dave for you Dj needs!!Sent on 04/20/2017
Whitney & Justin
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Cara · Married on 03/11/2017
Dave Awesome was just as the name implies, AWESOME! He was on time, friendly and professional! You can tell he loves his job! He even calmed my father down before the ceremony, insuring the day would be flawless. He played all the right music at all the right times and even got the whole wedding party and guests on to the dance floor dancing at once! It was an amazing experience! I would recommend Dave Awesome to a detailed bride any day! We couldn't have have pulled the day off without him!Sent on 03/21/2017
Kevin · Married on 09/30/2016
He is VERY personable ! He played our play list EXACTLY and always asked us if it were ok when others made requests.. he is a true professional in every sense of the word and makes for a wonderful wedding DJ..Sent on 10/14/2016
Anita · Married on 09/10/2016
Dave was just amazing at our wedding reception!!!! We've used him at our Class Reunion and he always delivers a great time. He gets people up and dancing, he shows them the moves and everyone just had a great time at our wedding. I loved that he took time to get to know me and my husband and our wishes before he recommended anything. He responded right away to our questions and accommodated my special requests. I highly recommend him for any function and will continue to use him for ours as well. DAVE YOU ARE AWESOME!!! :)Sent on 09/16/2016
Courtney · Married on 08/06/2016
DJ Dave did a spectacular job for our wedding. We are older (early 50's) and had all ages of people attending the wedding. The music was very important to us. Dave listened to what we had discussed & was spot on the entire evening. He moved the flow of the wedding expertly, but not intrusively, and everyone danced from our 70ish parents down to the teenagers. It was a wonderful wedding & all the guests had fun. Thank you, Dave!! You're awesome!!Sent on 08/28/2016
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Alex · Married on 05/15/2016
DJ Dave Awesome, the name says it all. From start to finish, planning our destination wedding with Dave was a breeze. He responds to emails, texts, and calls very quickly to put us at ease. He had no problem coordinating with our photographer and our coordinator Alexandra at the Don Cesar Hotel.Sent on 05/21/2016
The best part about the entire night was the flow. DJ Dave easily got everyone dancing and having a great time. He catered to everyone at our wedding from 3 years old to 86 years old, every single person was on the dance floor. As someone with prior DJ experience in the past, I can honestly say that Dave is one of the best DJ's I've ever had the pleasure of working with, bar none.
All the best,
Alex and Madison Jandick.
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User6734456 · 2+ years ago
Dave did a wonderful job! He included all of our guests in the festivities and had an exceptionally large collection of music.Sent on 05/19/2016
Amy · Married on 10/17/2015
DJ Dave Awesome is, in a word, AWESOME.Sent on 10/18/2015
We really could not be happier with the service he provided. He was so down to earth and FUN. Which is exactly what I wanted in a DJ.
He was also very professional. My husband and I will be recommending him to everyone we know.
User5162849 · 2+ years ago
DJ Dave Awesome was absolutely amazing to work with. I couldn't be happier with how my wedding at the Don CeSar Hotel went, and Dave was a huge part of that.Sent on 06/10/2015
Dave was highly recommended by the hotel, and after canceling the band I originally hired, I decided to go with a DJ to appeal to our eclectic tastes in music. I called Dave and knew that I had made the right choice. He was enthusiastic, warm, personable, and very responsive to our needs. He was very easy to get a hold of and responded quickly. During our final phone meeting we nailed down the musical course of the evening, and Dave was helpful in giving honest, informed feedback. He's done many weddings and is very knowledgeable, yet also flexible and versed in multiple musical genres to cater to your own tastes. I was unsure about our first dance song because while my husband and I loved the song, my mother was not a fan. Dave encouraged met to go with my gut and pick the song that WE wanted to dance to, and I am so happy I did. Our first dance was a very special moment and one that I will remember forever, and I'm glad Dave encouraged me to make my wedding my own.
After the first dance/father-daughter/mother-son dances were over, Dave completely got the party going. Everyone had such a blast and I could have danced all night. If you are looking for a DJ who is personable, fun, knowledgeable, and will make your party unforgettable, do yourself a favor and call Dave. I'm so glad I did. Thanks again Dave for being a part of the best night of my life. You are...AWESOME!!!!
User5137510 · 2+ years ago
DJ Dave was awesome! He made our evening just was fun as he promised!Sent on 06/02/2015
Matt · Married on 05/16/2015
DJ Dave Awesome made our reception. His professionalism and enthusiasm had everybody happy and moving the entire night. He was a blast to talk to on the phone and go over everything plan wise. He had a ton of great ideas to keep the crowd moving and keep them guessing so that they were never bored. He helped keep us on track timewise. We gave him timeline control for the reception since he knew exactly what he was doing and it would make it easier. He was out on the floor dancing and talking with everybody. He really kept the party going. Afterwards everybody kept asking who he was since he was so amazing.Sent on 06/06/2015
We gave him a general guideline for music selection and he ran with it. Kept the music flowing so that everything went smoothly and didn't go stagnant. He kept checking in with us to make sure we didn't need more time to chat with the crowd.
If I ever need a DJ for anything again or if my friends ask I'll only recommend DJ Dave Awesome. Best value for the money. No upselling on extra speakers or lighting. If you need lighting he has a great suggestion for you that is cheap and easy to use.. He even says he's a horrible sales guy on the phone. It's very no pressure. Very easy to call and text with questions and music requests at any hour.
LIke I said he made the reception. He is 100% the man for your music needs.
Chasity · Married on 10/16/2014
The most frequent comment that my husband and I hear about our wedding is that it was so much FUN!! We know it was completely due to the incredible DJ Dave Awesome :) He really went above and beyond what we expected..he came early and set up and even assisted with some "day of" stuff that we were working on. It went a long way in helping me not stress out! He did a great job with our ceremony music even though we were on a windy beach, which I was worried about. We didn't give the music a second thought after that because he had walked us through everything from the ceremony seating music to the last dance the week before. However, the most amazing thing that Dave did was to get Uncle Mario (who NEVER dances) out on the dance floor for an entire song! He was even smiling. I can honestly say that from beginning to end there were always people dancing, toasting or laughing and he ran the whole thing so smoothly. I would recommend Dave for anyone who wants a fun, high energy DJ who really cares about making your day perfect...he's the best!Sent on 10/30/2014
Al · Married on 10/05/2014
Dave is friendly, enthusiastic, and takes every detail very seriously (while not taking himself to seriously) Prior to the wedding he asked us many questions we didn't even realize needed to be settled ahead of time. And he always responded to my wife or myself in a timely fashion. My wife created a list of songs that were not "traditional" wedding reception-like songs, and Dave had them all prepared and ready to go. We couldn't be happier, great DJ! -Al and Kelly BrodeurSent on 10/07/2014
Christine · Married on 08/23/2014
DJ Dave Awesome has his name for a reason. He IS AWESOME. Our guests all commented on how great the DJ was. Not only was he personally fun and easy to work with, but he kept our guests "involved" on the dance floor not knowing that they were even participating in group dances. (ingenious) He had great showmanship presence without "stealing the show". If you are looking for DJ for your special day, you can not go wrong with DJ Dave Awesome. :)Sent on 09/04/2014
Tina · Married on 08/09/2014
DJ Dave is..you guessed it...AWESOME! He was great we had a great time. I have conservative family so I knew half of the wedding guests wouldn't dance, but that's okay. He played everything we requested. The only issue I had was small. We did the garter toss and the bouquet toss. My dear husband really wanted it and so I complied. Instead of the male putting the garter on the female's leg, I decided we'll change it up and have the female put it over the male's pants leg - to accommodate to my very conservative family. Well, DJ Dave mentioned that if you use your teeth it would be 10 years extra luck! Needless to say, that part of the wedding went from conservative to very raunchy.Sent on 09/12/2014
I didn't think to mentioned this to Dave, so he wouldn't have known. I just didn't realize there was a 10 year extra luck if you used your teeth so I too wouldn't have known to tell him not to mention the teeth. Anyways, overall we had a great time and we totally recommend DJ Dave to anyone who needs a DJ.
Antonio · Married on 05/03/2014
I can't begin to tell you how awesome Dave really is. He made us feel so comfortable during the planning phase of our wedding and took some pressure off of us as well. He was VERY flexible with us, and worked with us to fit our budget. He was very through as well when we were planning and knew exactly what should be played and when. He also knew our favorite bands and played a few extra bonus songs for us. We really didn't want the night to end. One of the biggest things we wanted was a DJ that can get EVERYONE out on the dance floor and he did just that. You will have absolutely NO regrets if you choose Dave as your DJ. If we ever have another function/event and we need a DJ, he would be the first I call. Thanks so much for the memories Dave!!Sent on 05/13/2014
- Emily and TJ
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Charles · Married on 08/31/2013
Dj Dave Awesome isn't just a DJ, he is an entire party. The wedding was more than what we dreamed of, thanks to DJ Dave! From our parents to our younger family members everybody was floored by the amazing and awesome display of mixes and music DJ Dave was able to provide. If you or anyone is looking for a perfect wedding reception this is your guy!Sent on 09/01/2013
Thank you for making our dream come true!
Charles & Jamie
Yasmine · Married on 08/30/2013
It was a nightmare trying to find a professional DJ, that was also affordable, and willing to work with us. When we found DJ Dave Awesome, I was so relieved. He was so friendly, and played a lot of the songs I wanted. He took many requests as well, and we were dancing all night. It was a great time! He can get people who NEVER dance, out on the floor. He really is awesome.Sent on 09/03/2013
Al · Married on 08/17/2013
DJ Dave was truly awesome for our son's wedding. His humor and good nature kept the reception moving and the dance floor full all evening. He tailored the evening to our guests, even to the point that, when most of the guys were called out for cigars, he kept the party going with "All the Single Ladies."Sent on 08/19/2013
Jason · Married on 06/29/2013
We could not have asked for a better DJ for our reception. From our first consultation, through the last dance of the night, Dave helped us every step of the way. He walked us through everything ahead of time, catered to our musical whims, made us and our guests feel comfortable and got everyone involved (even those that don't dance), and was an excellent master of ceremonies.Sent on 07/30/2013
A month later, our guests are still talking about how awesome Dave was.