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DJs and Bands in Syosset, NY,
(516) 802-3655
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4.8 out of 5
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  • 30 Reviews


    Kara F.

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  • We hired Richie Hart and DJ Loyal for our micro wedding in April 2021. To say that Richie Hart Events is amazing is a major understatement. We had to change our original wedding plans to accommodate the NY State guidelines and we were worried about being able to find a DJ at the last minute. We called Richie and he was unbelievably kind and helpful. He reassured us immediately and was able to schedule DJ Loyal to work at our wedding. DJ Loyal kept the party going the entire time and kept everyone on the dance floor! We will be working with Richie Hart Events for our larger October reception as well and I am so excited to plan the event because he was so easy to work with. Thank you, Richie for helping us celebrate!

    Donna F.

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  • Hired the Harts (Richie and Debbie) after I already planned my daughter's engagement party but needed their help in decorating and setting up the venue. They had great suggestions and did an outstanding job. The room was transformed from blah to a high energy party setting. My daughter wanted a club atmosphere and it was delivered! From the lighted stage, bar and hight top tables to the taple settings and flowers, the room was they flush with club and high energy ambience. I would definetley recommend as they listen to what you envision and they deliver!

    Olga L.

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  • It was wonderful to work with Richie Hart and his team. From the very beginning, we knew what we wanted sound and light-wise and Richie did an amazing job bringing our vision to life! We went over everything in detail several times with him, as well as with the awesome DJ that Richie referred us to. Organizing a wedding is always a difficult and stressful process, but with Richie's help, it all came together beautifully and the process, as well as the results were exciting and simply perfect!! The sound, the equipment, the lighting and the team that worked our wedding were all great! You can rely on them and know that they'll do their best to make your dreams come true!!

    Linda A.

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    5 out of 5
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  • Our DJ, Russell, played the exact songs we wanted and kept our afternoon party alive the whole time! Our family and friends had an amazing day and are still talking about it 2 weeks later. We also had Danny play the sax and sing, and everyone said what a beautiful and special touch that was! I would definitely recommend him! We are very happy with Richie Hart and his team. Thank you to all for a job well done and for making our wedding reception extra special! :)

    Samantha K.

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    5 out of 5
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  • We used Richie Hart Events. And extremely glad we did. Our Mc was Brian Miller. In all honesty, Brian is hands down the BEST MC on the planet. No joke, with how many wedding we have been too and now ours... Brian made our night so much fun. Everyone loved him and wanted to take pictures with him lol. Brian and I ( the bride) even got to have a salsa dance moment and it was EPIC. Seriously i can not recommend Brian enough as the MC. The dj alone was great, we did ask for certain music that wasn’t all played. But! I will not at all complain cause he played BETTER music. He seriously pulled out the best jams. The dance floor never ended! We put our trust in that team to keep that floor going and I am so glad we did. They knew what to do and what not to do! Highly recommend.

    Michelle

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  • Richie and team were absolutely amazing! DJ + musicians made our wedding fabulous. The team was engaging, fun and kept the crowd dancing. Would refer them to anyone. Thanks for making our wedding day so special!

    Donna

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    5 out of 5
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  • The Richie Hart team was amazing! From start to finish they listened to everything we wanted. My fiance wanted an acoustic guitarist for the cocktail hour and he had a long list of songs that he wanted to be played. He played every song perfectly and I heard many compliments from my guests. The MC, Too Nice, was absolutely amazing! He kept the party going and got everyone out of their seats. He definitely made my wedding fun and memorable. I highly recommend having live musicians. Richie provided a drummer and saxophone players. All my guests loved interacting with them and banging on the drums. If you want an expert in the industry for your event, see Richie Hart and his team!

    Sharon L.

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    5 out of 5
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  • We want to thank Richie Hart from the bottom of our hearts. One of the memorable things my husband loved most about Richie is that immediately after the ceremony, Richie was right there to congratulate us with such enthusiasm. His energy is simply unmatched. I have never seen him without a huge smile on his face and you can just tell how unbelievably passionate he is about what he does. We knew that his band and DJ would be amazing, but they exceeded our expectations and absolutely blew us away. Their band is the best I have ever seen in my life. Their singers and musicians are so incredibly talented and are able to engage the crowd. The dance floor was packed all night. If I had to describe this company in one word, it would be charismatic. They are all so cool and down to earth and have a charm and energy that made the wedding so much fun. Their string quartet played so beautifully and their drummer was just having the time of his life!!! We are in awe at the delivery of their perfor... Read more

    Cynthia

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  • About: “Richie Hart Events RH ENTERTAINMENT GROUP INC. 6270 Northern Blvd. East Norwich NY 11732” Dear Richie, Fabulous. Exquisite. Outstanding. Crowd Pleasing Wedding Event, Musicians par excellence. David and I cannot express our pleasure, admiration, accolades and gratitude enough for the wonderful musical team you and Jill put together for us! Each musician’s performance was outstanding and perfect in their performance and presentation at our wedding event in November at the Guggenheim Mansion at the Village Club of Sands Point, Long Island. The Violinist Michael, and Pianist Marty, were a fantastic duo and I thank them for playing my selections for the Hospitality and Ceremony events. Everyone commented and appreciated their appropriate selections and expressed their favorable reactions to us. For the cocktail hour and reception, Danny as Sax and Vocalist was outstanding. The audience raved about his many talents, and the mood he created througho... Read more

    Alexandra Z.

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  • Richie Hart’s team is worth it. They kept the energy up at my wedding the whole time, and accommodated a large age range of people with their choice in music. I didn’t worry about a thing!

    Lauren

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  • WOW! Where do we begin? Richie Hart Events was everything we had hoped for and more with our DJ and MC needs. It’s clear why these guys are the best in the industry. From start to finish, they really pulled out all the stops to make the night enjoyable and memorable for all our guests. The dance floor was never empty. Richie was a big help, creatively, to make sure our wedding would be perfect, and it was. They understood what we wanted and fulfilled all our expectations. We recommend them to everyone we know for all occasions! A big THANK YOU to Richie Hart Events for helping us achieve the wedding of our dreams!

    Roy

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    5 out of 5
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  • We got married at the Garden City Hotel and are so happy that we chose Richie Hart to provide our music and entertainment. We combined a DJ with an MC and live percussionist and saxophone player (this combo worked great) and our guests still rave about how incredible they were. We wanted our wedding to have a party vibe with people spending more time on the dance floor than at their tables. After just one conversation with Richie, we were convinced that he would be the perfect guy to keep our guests partying all night. He was both professional and genuinely excited about being a part of our wedding. As promised, Richie and his musicians were fun, energetic, and interactive with our guests, keeping everyone on the dance floor the entire night (bringing out bongos for people to play was a big hit). If you’re looking for a fun party vibe, we strongly recommend using Richie Hart.

    Aliza

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    5 out of 5
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  • Richie Hart was absolutely incredible! They exceeded all of my expectations and beyond. Every single one of my guests had an incredible time and kept raving about the music and the entire set-up. I could not have dreamed of a better set-list, professional team, and just overall performance by Richie Hart. I highly HIGHLY recommend them and am 1000000% certain that they will make your event stay apart from the rest. Amazing and best choice I made (other than my husband) :)

    Donna

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  • we can't say enough about Richie Hart Events. A friend of mine Anne recommended them for our wedding on Aug 27,2017. The music was great , lighting made the room sparkle and most of all Richie sent over as a complementary service from him himself and MC . Thank you for making our day so special!!!

    Michael G.

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  • The only imperfect part of our perfect day. Buyer beware! About 36 hours before my wedding I received an email telling me I had to send them an additional $200 for the event. I had previously discussed schedule and even produced an exact timeline of the event. I got an email 3 days prior saying we were totally good-to-go on all logistics. It was an attempt at extortion. I denied it--- its not like $200 in the grand scheme of a wedding is a big deal, but I think that’s exactly why the felt so cavalier to demand it. I had paid in-full along with the initial contract and did not take a payment option instead. This was NOT about the money. When I said no- that it was completely inappropriate- I was told I had to ‘speak to Richie then.’ They were threatening to pull out (conveniently) with no time to find a replacement. When I spoke to Richie I explained that if the cocktail hour (that was in every single email we exchanged prior) somehow warranted $200 more I could use ... Read more

    responded with the following comments.

    Dear Michael, We are surprised to read such a poor review, however, we do appreciate you taking the time to provide your feedback. As a company we are always striving to do better and exceed expectations. And, for over 3 decades, Richie Hart Events has thrived as a leader in the entertainment industry and as a preferred vendor at top venues across the tristate area and we’d like to take this time to respond. First, it is important to note that you were contracted for a DJ for your 4 hour reception as indicated on your contract which unfortunately we are unable to attach to this response. Prior to all events we request that our clients fill out a formality sheet so that we may honor their requests and make sure all logistics are correct. After reviewing your formalities, we noticed that you circled yes, that we would be providing music for your cocktail hour. This is when we reached out to you. We were certainly not trying to extort money from you as stated in your review. Rather, we were trying to accommodate you by having our DJ play an additional hour and had asked for a nominal fee for this extra hour. Second, our reputation precedes us and everyone and anyone that has worked with us in the past 30 years will say we are nothing but professional, honest and have exceptional execution. We certainly were not threatening to “pull out” as you stated. This is simply not true. As Richie is the owner of the company and makes all final financial decisions, it made sense to escalate your situation and for you to have a conversation with him. As it turned out, Richie waived the fee for the fifth hour and, our DJ was set, ready to go and began playing music extra early at 11:19 providing you with over 5 1/2 hours of music. Third, as we are in a service industry, gratuity is usual and customary especially when extra service is extended. As a professional, Richie was suggesting and advising what was proper, considering the DJ was only contracted for 4 hours. I’m not sure why you felt the DJ should have performed extended time and not be compensated. However, as you had shown, every client has the right to tip as they please. Finally, your three song requests were NOT played back to back following your first dance (“Never Enough” 13:11) as you indicated. Rather, they were played later in the party per our song log which we have for every event. Client reviews are important to us on many levels and your comments were quite disturbing, especially given the inaccurate nature of them. As a company, we will continue to strive for excellence and wish you and Kristin well.

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