Winner of the “Best Event DJ in Santa Barbara” Award 4 years in a row & Winner of the WeddingWire Couples’ Choice Awards® for 2019.

Santa Barbara native, DJ Darla Bea is an on-air radio personality and popular local event DJ. She has been DJ'ing parties, weddings, fundraisers and corporate events for over 11 years. Darla has worked in the event industry since 2003 organizing and doing the promotion for shows and concerts. You can hear her voice on the airwaves each week during her Sunday night radio program on KCSB-FM 91.9 "ROCK IT PROPERLY". 

In 2019, 2018, 2017 and 2016 Darla Bea was voted the WINNER for "Best Event DJ in Santa Barbara" by the Independent Readers' Poll. Darla won finalist for the same category in 2015. She has 5 Star Ratings on wedding industry leaders TheKnot.com and WeddingWire.com as well as stellar 5 Star reviews on her Facebook Fanpage "DJ Darla Bea." Darla is the go-to DJ and MC for corporate parties and non-profit fundraisers.

With each event Darla curates a special setlist of tunes to choose from - her ear for eclectic music and eye for detail make for a winning combination. Whatever the theme, genre or party she fills the dance floor with rockin' beats. Get the party started with DJ Darla Bea!

DJ Darla Bea is a “Preferred Vendor” at the following venues: 


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