It depends. What is considered tacky?  Do you want a DJ who’s going to make shout-outs every few songs, playing a medley of songs, with a light show? Or do you want a DJ focused on music, providing the soundtrack to your evening without the over-the-top personality. Can a DJ make an event tacky? Definitely! But it all comes back to our original point on getting to know your DJ and what you and your guests consider tacky.