COVID 19 Waiver of Liability and Costs August 2021

COVID-19 is a viral illness with symptoms that are often similar to the flu. Symptoms are typically mild to moderate, but there have been cases of severe illness and death due to the virus. Symptoms, including those in the chart below, may appear 2-14 days after exposure. This list does not include all possible symptoms.


In order to do my part to not spread this deadly virus, I agree to not enter the venue and to return home if (a) I have a temperature of 100.4 degrees or above, (b) the venue's representatives determine that I may not safely enter the venue, or (c) there is reason to believe I carry the coronavirus despite the current absence of symptoms.

I further agree to follow all health and safety protocols to keep others around me safe, including but not limited to removing myself if I feel ill, not attending if I am ill, maintaining a social distance of at least 6 feet, wearing a mask AT ALL TIMES and using hand sanitizer or regularly washing my hands as recommended by the Center for Disease Control (CDC) and the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services, and all rules and guidelines of Arts of the Pamlico. I fully understand that failure to follow health and safety guidelines may result in my being removed from the event and that any fees paid to participate in the event will not be refunded.


By signing this document, I acknowledge that I am aware of the risks of participating in public events due to the COVID-19 pandemic and that I am choosing to participate at my own risk. I understand that by leaving my home and participating in this event, I am exposing myself and my child to a greater risk of becoming infected with coronavirus, or of infecting other people. I also understand that my child’s name and my contact information will be shared with the Beaufort County Health Department should an exposure occur during my participation.


I agree with my signature that I shall not hold the Beaufort County Arts Council, dba Arts of the Pamlico, its directors, employees and volunteers at any event hosted by the Arts of the Pamlico liable for any risk, cost or expenses associated with my participation in this event, unless caused by the gross negligence or willful misconduct of Arts of the Pamlico, its employees, directors, contractors or volunteers.