Wedding Bands Ireland Prices 2019 - How much do wedding bands cost in Ireland?
Updated: Mar 23
No matter the size of your wedding budget, prioritising for your wedding reception band is crucial. Yes, we are slightly biased but with good reason. Once the wedding ceremony is complete your wedding guests will be revving up all day for your wedding reception party. But only the best wedding band will keep your wedding guests of all ages dancing. And what do we all remember from weddings...the craic, the food, the style and last but not least the music.
So, what is the average price for wedding bands? How much should you spend on a wedding band? According to the Confetti Wedding Survey 2018, the average cost of a wedding band was €2040. And a DJ could cost up to €365. They do note that the DJ cost could be part of the band package deal. According to Chrissie Russell's, Irish Independent article 'How much can you expect to pay for your wedding' in 2018, wedding couples spent on average €2257 on a wedding band. And according to the weddingsonline 2018 survey, couples spent on average €2019 on a band and €424 on a DJ.
How much does the average Irish wedding cost? Confetti Wedding Survey 2018 results state that 2018 Irish couples spent on average€27,120 on their weddings in total. An increase of €2120 from €25,000 in 2017.
Here are our top tips to get the best value from your wedding band for your Big Day:
Contact the wedding band you have in mind as soon as your wedding date and venue are confirmed. You can then rule them in or out and contact your plan B option.
Shop local. As one of Ireland's best wedding bands our wedding prices are determined by travel costs. Anchormen Wedding Bands Ireland are based in Galway and Roscommon so realistically if your wedding venue is in close proximity that will work to your advantage price wise.
When asking for a wedding band quote request a DJ package too. The Irish wedding industry is relatively small. All credible wedding bands work with the most professional DJ's. Anchormen Wedding Bands Ireland works with one DJ in particular who is not a band member and we cannot rate him highly enough. When you book your wedding DJ through us our Booking Manager manages the DJ directly, at no extra cost, saving you both a lot of time dealing with yet another wedding supplier.
Don't hesitate, book. As one of Ireland's best wedding bands our availability books up fast, especially for peak Irish wedding seasons being summer and November plus December. The majority of our bookings come from weddings we play at which says a lot. Click here for real couple reviews. The only way to 100% secure your wedding band for your wedding date is to pay your deposit. We charge €300 for our deposit which is deducted from your total. If booking a DJ through Anchormen wedding bands Ireland the deposit secures the DJ too.
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