West Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

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essential entertainment

2243 Folkestone Way - Suite 102, West Vancouver, British Columbia V7S, Canada

(778) 888-WORD (9673)


Monday - Friday: 11am - 7pm

Saturday: By appointment

Sunday: Closed

About Us


DJ Events

Music is an essential part of almost any occasion.   Hiring the right DJ to make sure everything runs smoothly is vital.  After all the time and energy that goes into your special event, the music has got to be right. Creating the proper ambience and energy is one of the keys to success. Our roster of exciting, experienced DJs and music professionals make sure that happens every time.  

We are a Vancouver DJ company with a stacked roster of DJs and entertainers with the perfect combination of talent, experience and passion for their work that results in an exciting and enhanced experience.  

DJs in Vancouver have never been in more demand. Our population is growing and the expansion of venues, such as the spectacular new Vancouver Trade and Convention Centre, have continued to make Vancouver a world class destination for trade shows, corporate events and weddings.   Book your services with us today and make sure your next event has a soundtrack that will leave a lasting  impression on your attendees.

DJ performers and production services serving West Vancouver, North Vancouver, Burnaby, New Westminster, Coquitlam, Surrey and Langley can be booked immediately by calling 778-888-9673.   And if you're a little out of our range don't hesitate to reach out either and we can discuss your options.  If we can't help you out then we would be happy to refer you to one of our collegues from other areas.  

DJ Mixing Music

Now booking into 2020! Planning something special this fall or winter? Give us a call right away and let us help you create the perfect vibe for your next event.

778.888.WORD (9673)

info@essentialent.ca or fill out the form below and we will get right back to you.

DJ JT James aka Jamie Thirsk


Our roster of talented selectors are masters of their craft and experts at getting people moving.  You won't be disappointed.  Whether it's EDM, Top 40, Hip Hop, Rock or anything in between, chances are we have a DJ that can cater to your event needs . 

Founded by Jamie “JT James” Thirsk in 2007, Essential Entertainment has produced thousands of events throughout the Lower Mainland and around the country.  Past clients have included the West Vancouver Police Department, Lululemon, Red Bull, and RFG Financial.  

Keep up with the latest in DJ culture, music and lifestyle news and entertainment by clicking on our weekly blog DJ WORLD WEST https://djworld.ca

If you want to check out JT's latest house mix, you can find that by clicking the link below  https://www.mixcloud.com/jt-james/loving-is-a-fearless-sound/

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Holiday Discount

Book your holiday party before the end of October and receive a 10% discount when you mention this promotion.