5 Things to Think About When Hiring A Live Wedding Band

Music is the best part of any wedding! It has a way of really setting the mood and bringing everything alive on your special day. From the music you play when you are walking down the aisle, to your selection of choices that you will play at your reception, there’s no denying that music truly is an important part of any wedding. These days, we are discovering that more couples are deciding the skip the traditional wedding DJ’s and are going for live entertainment. Choosing a live band for your wedding reception is a great idea that can definitely have your guest grooving all through night. If you are considering having a live band at your reception, keep reading for some great tips!


Consider the Size of Your Live Band

Make sure that the venue you booked allows live bands to perform because some may have restrictions. If they do allow live bands, make sure that there is enough space for the band you choose.



Always remember to leave enough space for dancing! This is something that may not cross your mind as you are setting up your guest list, but this is very important. You definitely want to make sure that you have enough space so that everyone is comfortable.  Obviously, you want to enjoy the night, and this includes getting your grove on!


Share What You Like

Sharing the types of music you like to listen to on your own time is a great idea. This gives your band a better sense of your personality, and what types of music you like to listen to.



With so many amazing live bands out there, it can be hard to choose the right one that works best for you. There are so many different styles of music that each band plays, so you want to find one that is suitable for your big day.


Book Early 

The best and most popular bands are booked 13 to 18 months out during prime months of May thru December. So plan ahead, and you’ll be able to book the perfect band for your big day!


If you are looking for the best live band in town, Kahootz Entertainment would love to give you  the wedding experience you have always dreamed of! You and your guest will fall in love with our unique sound! Contact us today!


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