Downtown Traverse City Walking Food Tour
Coming in Spring of 2020!
Participant Waiver and Release of Liability
Waiver and Release, Consent to Medical Attention, and Grant of Rights
By purchasing ticket(s) through Haunted Traverse Tours and/or by participating on a tour you affirm that you and tour attendees accompanying you fully understand and agree to the following Participant Waiver & Release of Liability and Terms & Conditions. I acknowledge, attest, agree and represent as follows:
I am at least 18 years of age.
I understand that my safety is my responsibility.
I understand and agree that the loss, theft, or destruction of my belongings is my sole responsibility.
I fully understand and accept, without limitation, sole responsibility for all of the risks associated with my participation while on the tour, including injury and death whether through my own actions or those of other participants, tour guides, pedestrians, restaurant patrons, automobiles, public transportation, acts of nature or any other external parties.
I understand and agree that the safety and wellbeing of minors under the age of 18 accompanying myself or my party are my sole responsibility.
I agree not to consume alcohol during the tour if I am under 21 years of age or do not have valid government issued identification in my possession during the tour.
I understand that tastings may involve optional alcoholic beverages. If I am at least 21 years of age with valid government issued identification, and I choose to consume alcohol before, during, or after the tour, I accept full and sole responsibility for my behavior, wellbeing, and health.
I agree to disclose any and all food allergies of myself or anyone in my party, to Haunted Traverse Tours via email or phone prior to tour commencement. I will not consume food to which I am allergic.
I understand that I will be consuming food and beverages on this tour and I accept sole responsibility for all risks associated with my participation including food sickness, allergic reaction, and death. I am free to choose which foods, if any, I consume.
I represent that I am in good health, in proper physical condition, and capable of walking long distances outdoors. I am encouraged to wear proper clothing, use sunscreen, and stay hydrated throughout the tour. I am sufficiently self-aware to stop physical activity before I become ill or injured.
If while on the tour I begin to feel faint or nauseous, I will notify the tour guide and seek medical attention if necessary. I understand that my safety is my sole responsibility. I understand while on the tour I may become injured or harmed. I assume sole responsibility for this risk and release Haunted Traverse Tours from all liability or damages resulting from my participation.
I understand and agree that the tour leader reserves the right to disqualify anyone at any time during the tour if he or she feels the tour participant is incapable and/or if a tour member’s continued participation will jeopardize the individual involved or the group. Refunds are not given under such circumstances.
I am aware that streets along the tour route are open to vehicular traffic and I will obey all traffic laws/regulations.
I waive liability and release Haunted Traverse Tours, its affiliates, owners, vendors, operators, agents and employees from any and all actions, suits, claims, controversies, damages, judgments and executions whatsoever, in law or in equity, direct or indirect, known or unknown, foreseeable or unforeseeable, which I may have or acquire, arising from, concerning or related to entry in, travel to or from and/or participation in Haunted Traverse Tours events.
I agree that Haunted Traverse Tours is not liable for delay or cancellation resulting from acts fire, natural disaster, strikes, or civil disturbance.
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I do hereby release and agree to hold harmless Haunted Traverse Tours, its affiliates, owners, vendors, operators, agents and employees from any and all liability associated with the above representations and agreements. In addition, participation in this tour is at my sole risk, and I agree to release, discharge, defend and indemnify against, any and all liability, whether caused by willful or negligent conduct, Haunted Traverse Tours, its affiliates, owners, operators, agents, and employees from any claims, actions and liabilities for injury (including death), illness and property losses, theft or damages to myself and those participating in the tour with me. This release shall extend to and include any person/entity acting through or on my behalf.
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THIS IS A WAIVER AND RELEASE OF LIABILITY. BY PURCHASING A TICKET FOR AND PARTICIPATING IN THE TOUR, I REPRESENT THAT I HAVE READ THIS ENTIRE DOCUMENT. I UNDERSTAND THAT I HAVE GIVEN UP SUBSTANTIAL RIGHTS BY AGREEING TO ITS PROVISIONS. BY CONTINUING TO PARTICIPATE IN THE TOUR, I AM INDICATING MY VOLUNTARY AGREEMENT TO THE PROVISIONS OF THIS WAIVER AND RELEASE OF LIABILITY. PARTICIPATION IN THE TOUR BY A PERSON WHO IS NOT YET 18 YEARS OLD INDICATES THAT A PARENT OR LEGAL GUARDIAN HAS ALSO READ AND CONSENTED TO THIS WAIVER.
Information on TC Food Baby Tour!
All purchases are 100% refundable up to 24 hours in advance. No refunds within 24 hours of tour start time. Tours are in English and have limited number of spots on tour to keep tour size small. After purchase, you will receive a confirmation email of purchase and information on when and where to meet!
This is an outdoor walking tour that is 3 hours long and is approximately 1 mile in length. There are at least 6 stops along the way in this culinary journey through downtown Traverse City. This tour will operate rain or shine. Please dress for the weather.
If a tour must be cancelled due to extreme weather, cancellations of tour will be determined 60 minutes prior to tour start time. Guests will be notified via the email provided when tickets were purchased.
We stop at 6 locations and length of visits may change at the discretion of the tour guide.
Your tour guide is a local resident of Traverse City and will meet you 10 minutes prior to the start of your tour. You will know your guide because the guide is dressed in a Earn Your Food Baby on the TC Food Baby Tour T-shirt and will have a ravenous look on her face;) Please be patient if you arrive before your tour guide, they will be coming from work or another tour!
Traverse City Food Baby Tour Pricing:
$60 per adult
$30 per child*
*Child Ticket is required if your child, age 5-12 is eating the samples provided on the tour. Children under 5 years of age are free!
Where does the TC Food Baby Belly Tour Start?
Meet us outside the
WTCM Les Biederman Building
314 East Front Street in Downtown Traverse City.
WTCM is not associated with the ghost tour. Please wait outside. Thank you!
Tours start promptly, so please be on time! An arrival time of 10 minutes prior to this tour is best.
The best place to park is at the
Larry C. Hardy Parking Garage located at 303 E State Street
To meet the tour, exit north at the East Front Street entrance. We will meet OUTSIDE the WTCM Les Biederman Building.
"Thank you for the fun night! Des has a way of bringing the Ghosts of Traverse City back to life!"