The concept of a silent discos is where music is broadcast through radio transmitters to wireless headphones instead of through a speaker system.
What is a silent DJ party?
A silent disco or silent rave is an event where people dance to music listened to on wireless headphones. Rather than using a speaker system, music is broadcast via a radio transmitter with the signal being picked up by wireless headphone receivers worn by the participants.
There are many types of silent DJ events including Silent Disco and Silent Parties, fitness clubs, silent yoga, classrooms, presentations, conventions, museums, tours and more.
How do you have a silent party?
In order to throw a successful silent party, you will need to prepare in advance to make sure you have everything you'll need.
Here's How You Can Host a Successful Silent Disco Party
- Choose your venue.
- Rent or buy multi-channel headphones.
- Rent or buy lighting for the space.
- Set up tables and DJ equipment ahead of time.
- Make sure all guests come prepared to have fun!
How much is a silent party?
If you want to rent silent disco headphones in 2021, it costs between $3 and $7 per headphone rental depending on how many you rent. Check out our guide on Silent disco rental costs here.
What do you need for a silent disco?
To make silent discos work you need four things; between one & three radio transmitters, a bunch of wireless party headphones, a music source for each transmitter, and some friends ready to dance.