Frequently Asked Questions
How much is the retainer to
reserve my wedding date?
A $300 retainer will be required for your
commitment to having your wedding with Matthew Allen Weddings &
Events and enable us to begin planning your event. The
retainer will be applied toward your wedding and is non-refundable
once it is received. Retainers are required to confirm your
wedding date and rate.
I found a DJ cheaper, why would I
book with you?
Our passion, commitment and reputation say it
all. Just because others claim to do the same things we do; in
no way can they actually duplicate the way we do them. We have
seen in the past other cheaper DJs "claim" to do the same thing we
do when in reality they did nothing more than embarrass the couple
and ruin the wedding.
Do we meet and plan with our
Yes, of course. You actually design your
wedding with your DJ/MC throughout the entire planning process.
Your DJ is fully employed by Matthew Allen Weddings & Events and is
not a subcontractor. We believe that the relationship you
build throughout the planning process with your DJ allows them to
create an event that reflects your personality and style.
What about the music?
The music is the heartbeat of your celebration.
We promise to provide you with all the tools to create the ultimate
soundtrack for your special day. In addition to giving you an
innovative online request system, we also work closely with you
offering suggestions and helping you discover some fantastic
selections for each element of your wedding.
Can we see you perform at a
At a wedding . . . of course not. Your
wedding is a special and private event limited to you and your
guests. However, we do welcome and invite you to attend any of
our trainings such as Toastmasters or any other industry functions.
We do have video of our wedding performances in action and have many
references to highlight our professionalism and style.
Are you licensed and insured?
We are fully licensed and insured. A copy
of our policy is available upon request.
Do you belong to any professional
associations or trade groups?
We are active leaders in the American Disc Jockey
Association and Toastmasters International. In addition to
ongoing training and education; we also serve the wedding industry
with education for DJs and other wedding professionals.
Can you recommend any other
When you become a client with Matthew Allen
Weddings & Events; you will gain access to our extraordinary list of
some of the most exceptional wedding vendors in the market today.