Who we are



Tami Lu Smith's Stage One DJ is the premier wedding DJ of the Brainerd Lakes area. She has also captivated many reception guests with her lovely ceiling draping. She officially launched her business in January 2002 and her focus and passion has always been in creating the 'day of days' for the couples she has served..


Stage One DJ has become known for providing a fun night for everyone, keeping the dance floor full and playing the songs that get the guests on the dance floor. She takes the time to listen to her clients and help them create the day they have been dreaming of.

In 2010, Stage One DJ expanded into Ceiling Decorating. Giving any event an elegant touch.

Stage One DJ.

Stage One DJ also offers "up lighting". This can be used to change the color of the room to your color or to light the head table, cake table or other points of interest.

Stage One DJ will guide you with expertise orchestrating every element of the reception, starting with your song choices to fit your personal likes and dislikes.

Since opening, Stage One DJ has designed and executed more than 400 wedding receptions, from small family affairs to 500-guest events.






Joey & Paige

"I felt very relaxed and comfortable knowing you had everything under control."


Thank you again for being our DJ! It was so great working with you.. I felt very relaxed and comfortable knowing you had everything under control.

The music was great and everyone had an amazing time celebrating and dancing the night away. Thank you so much!


Tami Lu Smith's Stage One DJ

Premier Wedding DJ  & Decorator  218.831.5192