This waiver of Liability and Release must be read and agreed to by anyone participating in specific events or activities run by ST. JOHN’S BEER TOURS. Participation in these events or activities is prohibited unless this form has been read and agreed upon. This consent shall be valid throughout the duration of participation of the signor in the specific event or activity as stated above.
I agree and understand that by registering with ST. JOHN’S BEER TOURS (SJBT), I waive all claims of liability against SJBT and the partner organizations involved in the tour. This includes the owners, tour guides, employees and staff of SJBT and any brewery, restaurant, pub or tourism establishment visited on tour. I am voluntarily requesting a tour and I expressly agree to assume the entire risk of any and all accidents or personal injury which I might suffer during my tour, whether due to negligence or not. As a participant on a brewery tour, I understand that alcohol will be consumed and that I am over the legal drinking age of 19 years.
I, in consideration of the opportunity to engage in a tour, on behalf of myself, heirs, personal representatives, successors and assigns, hereby forever agree to release, discharge and undertake not to sue the tour operator named above and each and all of its related companies, officers, directors and employees from any and all claims, demands, causes or action or liability of any kind whatsoever for injuries or property damages that I may now or in the future have, known or unknown, which in any way result from or arise out of or during the course of my tour.
ST. JOHN’S BEER TOURS role is limited to arranging tours and providing access to partner organizations and they do not assume liability for any bodily injury, accidents, or damage and theft to personal property that may occur while on tour. I understand that I willingly enter into this agreement when I purchase or accept a spot on tour. I also acknowledge that while on tour I will be engaging in walking tours of breweries and knowingly accept any and all risks associated.
I also understand that I am responsible for my behaviour and agree to conduct myself in a respectful manner towards SJBT and all its tour guides, employees and owners, and towards all partner breweries on tour. SJBT has the right to refuse service to customers who violate this code of conduct at any point while on tour.
I declare that I have read this release and waiver of liability and indemnity agreement, and further agree that no oral representations, statements or inducements apart from the foregoing written agreement have been made.
Safety Regulations & Code of Conduct
As a participant on a brewery tour, you agree to the following safety regulations and code of conduct. We will be visiting working breweries on our tours and these regulations are in place to ensure your safety.
- RESPECT your tour guide, fellow tour friends, staff at the breweries or other establishments, and everyone you come in contact with on our tours
- DRINK responsibly and know your own limits.
- BEHAVE in a respectable manner at all times. Your tour guide or staff at any of our partnering breweries or drinking establishments reserve the right to terminate your tour prematurely if your behaviour infringes on the safety or rights of others.
- PAY attention at all times. We visit working breweries and you must be aware of your surroundings at all times.
- WEAR appropriate footwear. Close-toed shoes must be worn in working breweries. No open toed shoes allowed on our tours.
- CHILDREN are totally welcome on our tour but must be accompanied by an adult. We won’t serve them beer, but we will share tons of knowledge about how breweries work and how beer is made!
Photos and Videos
Part of the tour experience involves group photos and other photos taken for our own purposes. You understand that when registering for a spot on tour, you grant SJBT the right to use any photos or videos collected of you for promotional, social media or commercial purposes. Other guests may take photos too. Of course, we make all necessary efforts to portray your likeness in a respectful manner and ask that you do so too if taking photos of other guests. You also understand and agree to grant SJBT a royalty-free license to use these images or videos of your likeness.
SPECIAL EVENTS – SPEED DATING
1. By participating in any St. John’s Beer Tours Speed Dating related event, you are giving permission for us to forward your email address to your mutual “matches” (any participants whom you choose and who also choose you).
2. We will not forward your email address to any other people in attendance at the event, without your prior permission.
3. Your participation in St. John’s Beer Tours Speed Dating is at your own risk and you agree to waive any and all liability against St. John’s Beer Tours, the venue that the event is held at, any sponsors associated with the event or the Company, and/or all staff members associated with St. John’s Beer Tours.
4. St. John’s Beer Tours does not screen participants, and you agree to release St. John’s Beer Tours from any liability and assume the risk and full responsibility regarding any person you meet at a St. John’s Beer Tours event. To ensure your safety, we strongly encourage you to take the same precautions you would take in meeting any new person.
5. St. John’s Beer Tours has the right to remove someone from an event if this person acts in a way that St. John’s Beer Tours deems defamatory, obscene, inflammatory, indecent, or threatening in any way.
6. St. John’s Beer Tours does not guarantee the results of any St. John’s Beer Tours event, and does not guarantee that all participants will receive a match. All participants in St. John’s Beer Tours events understand and acknowledge that St. John’s Beer Tours provides an exciting and fun way of meeting new people. St. John’s Beer Tours does not guarantee that any participant will successfully receive a match at our events. St. John’s Beer Tours does not guarantee the success of any match between participants.
7. St. John’s Beer Tours is not responsible for your matches contacting you. We are responsible only for exchanging contact information between you and your matches.
FOR BEER TOURS
Tickets can be refunded up to 1 week before the tour date. You will receive a refund for the face value of the ticket but we cannot refund service charges.
Tickets can be transferred into someone else’s name but 24hr notice or more is required.
Tickets can be exchanged for another tour up to 72hrs before your scheduled tour and based on availability. We cannot offer an exchange if another tour is sold out.
FOR SPEED DATING EVENTS
If you need to cancel your speed dating event registration, please send us an e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org. Title your e-mail “Cancellation” and in the body of the e-mail, give us your first and last name and specify what event you are cancelling. To receive a refund (minus PayPal fees), please cancel at least 5 business days prior before the event.
We are unfortunately not able to give you a refund if:
• you do not cancel five business days prior to the event.
• you do not make it out to the event.
• you are so late that the event itself has already started.