Beach Haven NJ Entertainment, Music & Media: Hot List for Special Events

When planning a wedding or other special event there’s so much ground to cover – let us help with the Beach Haven NJ Entertainment part. Here’s a hot list of 28 local performers and media talent you’d be lucky to book for your next special event!

Live Music and DJ: Best in Beach Haven NJ Entertainment

1. Book local violinist for solo performance or accompaniment

Petya Ivanova

Contact: Email or Instagram petya_bg
Price: $175/hour

Petya Ivanova of South Jersey is a breath of fresh air on the local music scene. At formal events, Petya plays her acoustic violin, a family heirloom brought from Bulgaria. She also plays electric violin for a jazzed up set and frequently collaborates with world renown hip hop violinist DSharp.

2. Singer/guitarist blends genres for Trop Rock (Rock/Southern Rock/Country)

Gary PhilipsSee this artist perform live at Spray Beach Hotel in Beach Haven

Contact: 908-309-8276
Price: call for rates

3. Beast NJ drummer (with full band) covers R&B, Jazz, Rock, Gospel, Latin, & more

Keith Hollis – hear sample of music

Contact: (609)957-0879 or email
Price: call for rates

4. Classic Jazz covers by a talented local female vocalist

Karen BealsSee this artist perform live at Spray Beach Hotel in Beach Haven


5. Live beach music: steel pan and ukelele tunes

Terry Muldoon aka Steel MargaritaSee this artist perform live at Spray Beach Hotel in Beach Haven

Price: call for rates

6. Folk, Blues, and Rock with grassroots feel, from Ocean City

Thriving Seas hear sample from the band

Price: Call for a quote

7. Husband and wife duo with strong ties to Long Beach Island

Arrow & Ember hear music from this band

Contact: Ben Kruse, 609-204-7891 or

Check for this band’s events in Harvey Cedars on Long Beach Island

8. Praise and worship from a Christian Jersey-based artist

Dez Childs


9. Family owned DJ & MC business in Toms River, NJ

Creative Events

Contact: (732) 600-1410
Price: $499 to $999

10. Full service entertainment company provides DJ & MC services

Elite Entertainment

Contact: (888) 354-8380

11. Wedding DJs through award-winning events group

BME Event Group in Vineland, NJ

Contact: (856) 207-3643 or

Photo and Video - Beach Haven NJ Entertainment

Photo and Video – Beach Haven NJ Entertainment

Video and Photos: Best Camera Crews in Beach Haven NJ Entertainment

12. Event coverage, music videos & promo videos in South Jersey

Marques Chaney, Instagram director_darq_marq

Marques Chaney directs and produces event/promo videos, music videos, short films, etc. and he’s won awards at local film festivals. He and his film crew can provide everything from lighting and shooting to editing and post-production. Marques works under the name Director Darq Marq and Brilliant Minds Productions.

Price:  wedding packages start at $800, music/promo videos $500 & up +travel

13. Professional videographer for weddings and special events

Chris Freeman


Price: Contact for quote. bi-coastal, California & New Jersey. Will travel to LBI.

14. Photography and video production by expert cameraman

Sanjay Neerudu Photography– see his videos on YouTube

Contact: (609) 432 4524 or

15. Family Beach Photographers in LBI NJ

Macpherson Family Photography

Contact: Andy Macpherson 
See prices at

16. Wedding Photography and Videography in Beach Haven NJ

Felsberg Photography

Contact: Ted Felsberg (856) 332 5467 or email
Price: $3299 & up all day photography, $2799 & up all day video

17. Oceanfront Wedding Photography by John Loreaux

John Loreaux wedding photography

See photo galleries

18. Interactive Mirror photo booth for your reception

Elite Entertainment

Contact: (732) 600-1410
Price: $1150 & up

19. Photo booth rentals and green screen

Island Party Station

Contact: (609) 389-9006
Price: $895 and up

Unique Performers and Experiences in Beach Haven NJ Entertainment

Unique Performers and Experiences in Beach Haven NJ Entertainment

Unique Performers and Experiences in Beach Haven NJ Entertainment

20. Dancing in the Snow/ Dancing in the Clouds enhanced experience

Elite Entertainment

Contact: (732) 600-1410

Price: $450-$600

21. Flash Mob of dancers adds element of surprise to any party

Flash Mob America

Contact:1-323-240-3040 or 

22. Birthday party singing & dancing entertainment in Beach Haven NJ

Show Place in Beach Haven on Long Beach Island

Contact: 609-467-5311 or email

23. Discover Comedians in Beach Haven NJ

at Surflight Theatre

24. Discover Actors in Beach Haven NJ

at Surflight Theatre

25. Illusionist and corporate entertainer

Ben Corey the Illusionist

Contact: 1-888-863-9838 or 1-877-417-1219

Beach Haven NJ Entertainment - Wedding Venues

Beach Haven NJ Entertainment – Wedding Venues

All-Inclusive Venues with Event Planners on Staff: Best in Beach Haven NJ Entertainment

26. Beach wedding, reception, catering & lodging all in one place at the Spray Beach Hotel

Spray Beach Hotel in Beach Haven, NJ

Spray Beach Hotel’s accommodations include: beachfront weddings and parties, receptions, delicious food made on-site at Sand Dollar Restaurant, lodging, swimming pool/hot tub, live musical entertainment and beach bar.

Contact: (609) 492-1501 or email

27. Sea Shell Resort is a beautiful venue for weddings and special events

Sea Shell Resort in Beach Haven, NJ

When you have an event at Sea Shell Resort, it means you have access to a private beach and reception room with a gorgeous view of the ocean. Depending on the format of your event, this space can hold 217-250 guests. This hotel has 6 suites and 50 rooms to house everyone in your party.

Contact: (609) 492-4611 or email

28. Great place for a business conference, team building workshop, or meeting

Engleside Inn in Beach Haven, NJ

Consider booking the Engleside Inn’s banquet & meeting room for your next event and sleepover a few nights while you’re visiting. Catering and à la carte menu options available upon request. This hotel offers a peaceful atmosphere where you can enjoy a clear mind, a fresh view, and focus on nurturing relationships.

Contact: (609) 492-1251 or email

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