James Beard Foundation’s Taste America® COVID-19 Disclaimer and Reservation Policies


COVID-19 Disclaimer

COVID-19 is an extremely contagious disease that can lead to severe illness and death. An inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 exists in any public place regardless of precautions that may be taken. By purchasing and using tickets, you, on your behalf and on behalf of any accompanying parties, agree to (1) assume all risks associated with COVID-19 and other communicable diseases, (2) comply with all related health and safety policies of the James Beard Foundation and any participating restaurants, as well as all applicable federal, state, and local government laws and recommendations, and (3) expressly release the James Beard Foundation and each of its respective affiliates, parents, subsidiaries, trustees, officers, directors, partners, employees, and agents from any and all claims arising from or relating to COVID-19.

Reservation Policy

All reservations are non-refundable. Should the event(s) be cancelled due to any unforeseen circumstances, including COVID-19, the James Beard Foundation will offer a range of options including ticket exchanges, option to donate tickets, or a full refund. 

For more information, please contact jbftaste@bowenandco.com.