Voted BEST EVENT DJ in Santa Barbara 2-Years in a Row!   


Santa Barbara native, DJ Darla Bea is an on-air radio personality and popular local DJ. You can hear her voice on the airwaves each week during her Sunday night radio program on KCSB-FM 91.9. She has been DJ'ing private parties, weddings, themed and corporate events for over 9 years. Darla has worked in the event industry for over 10 years organizing and doing the promotion for parties and concerts.

In 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 and 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.

Darla is the preferred vendor at the Biltmore's Ty Lounge, the Canary Hotel and The Goodland Hotel as well as Bacara Resort. She has DJ'd for the The Echo in Los Angeles, New Noise Music Festival, Santa Barbara International Film Festival, American Heart Association, Moxi Museum, SB Historical Museum, SONOS, CURVATURE, CITRIX, Deckers, Museum of Contemporary Art, Summer Solstice Celebration, Open Streets, UCSB Arts & Lectures, Pacifica Hotels (Wayfarer), Paseo Nuevo Shopping Mall, Arthritis Foundation & more!

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 dancefloor with rockin' beats.

Get the party started with DJ Darla Bea!