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This insurance program has been specifically designed for entertainers and performers who work on an independent contractor basis entertaining at local fairs, festivals, special events, private parties, convention or tradeshow booths. Coverages provided under this program include important liability protection for the performer for liability claims arising out of their operations.

The following criteria must be met to be eligible for consideration of coverage under this program:

  • Entertainer or performer must be at least 18 years of age.
  • Annual gross income from the performer's activities can not exceed $100,000

NOTE:  This program only provides coverage for your individual operations as an entertainer/performer.  The policy does not extend coverage for activities conducted by employees or anyone else assisting or performing on your behalf.

Eligible Operations
This list does not encompass all entertainers/performers that may be eligible for coverage. If the type of entertainer or performer is not listed in the eligible or ineligible listing, please contact our office for classification.
- Actor Portraying Historical Person (Actual or - Impersonator
Fictional) - Impressionist
- Balloon Artist- Individual musician/singer/vocalist
- Belly Dancer- Juggler
- Caricature Artist- Magician
- Celebrity Look-a-like- Mime
- Clown - Poet
- Comedian- Psychic/fortune teller
- Conductor- Puppeteer
- Contortionist- Singing Telegram Deliverer
- DJ/KJ- Story teller 
- Face/Body painter (FDA approved/compliant paint only)- Ventriloquist
-Holiday character-Western Performer 

Ineligible Operations

- Acrobatic/Aerialist Performer -Performer putting on an athletic exhibition
- Actor or Actress- Performer using weapons (with live ammunition
- Circus performeror sharpened blades)
-Cosmetologist/Beautician-Permanent tattoo artist/body piercing artist
- Escape artist- Production/entertainment companies
- Exotic dancer- Public speaker (unless reported and approved by company)
- Fire handlers- Pyrotechnician
- Group acts or bands- Rap, hip hop, electronic/techno or heavy metal/screamo
  -Henna/Mehndi artistentertainer, performer or DJ
- Hypnotist-Strength performer
-Mascot (college, high school, professional)-Stunt performer
-Model (unless reported and approved by company)-Touring entertainer/performer

Coverages Available

Commercial General Liability  
- Bodily Injury and Property Damage    
- Medical Expense    
- Damage To Premises Rented to You    
- Products-completed Operations    
- Legal Liability to Participants    
- Medical Payments to Participants    
-Broadening Endorsement Included

Notable Exclusions:

- Asbestos - Full body art and painting
- Abuse or molestation, harassment or sexual conduct- Fungi or bacteria
- Amusement devices (rides, slides, inflatables) - Haunted attractions
- Animals (injury or death to, or injury, death or property- Historical battle reenactments
damage caused by any animal owned, rented or hired by- Hot wax impressions
 you.  However, rabbits, doves, mice, hamsters,  -Lead
 non-venomous/non-constricting snakes and dogs weighing  -Nuclear energy
less than 15 lbs are covered for the liability arising out of -Ownership of a facility for performances
the insured's operations that include the use of these-Personal and advertising injury
-Any events or activities involving or promoting tobacco-Those activities listed as ineligible
or cannabis-Use of any substance to paint or apply on the face
-Athletic activityor body that is not classified as non-toxic and/or
-Body surfing or mosh pitsmanufactured using only FDA compliant ingredients
​-​Communicable Diseases-​​Violation of statutes that govern e-mails, faxes, phone calls
-Employment-related practices​or other methods of sending materials or information
​-​Events hosted/organized by the entertainer/performer
-​​Fireworks (exclusion does not apply to flashboxes)
Preliminary Underwriting Information Required
The following information is required 10 business days prior to the desired effective date:
- Completed and signed enrollment form    
- Full payment by check or credit/debit card