On this page, we offer a customizable Event Hosting and MC Agreement word document. You can easily download, edit and adapt this contract to match your specific event needs.
1. PartiesThis Event Hosting and MC Agreement (“Agreement”) is entered into this [Insert Date] by and between [Insert Name of Event Host/MC] (“Host”) with an address of [Insert Address], and [Insert Name of Hiring Party] (“Hiring Party”) with an address of [Insert Address].
2. Event DetailsThis Agreement pertains to the event described as follows: Event Title: [Insert Event Title], Event Date: [Insert Event Date], Event Time: [Insert Event Time], Event Location: [Insert Event Location], and Expected Number of Attendees: [Insert Expected Number of Attendees].
3. Scope of ServicesThe Host agrees to provide hosting and MC services for the Event. These services may include, but are not limited to, making announcements, introducing speakers or performers, keeping the event on schedule, and engaging with the audience. The Host is responsible for their own transportation and accommodation unless otherwise agreed upon.
4. Compensation and Payment TermsFor the services rendered by the Host under this Agreement, the Hiring Party shall compensate the Host a total amount of [Insert Total Compensation Amount]. Payment shall be made as follows: [Insert Payment Schedule]. All payments shall be due upon receipt of invoice from the Host.
5. Cancellation PolicyIf the Hiring Party cancels the Event for any reason, the Hiring Party agrees to pay the Host a cancellation fee as follows: [Insert Cancellation Fee Structure]. If the Host cancels their services for any reason, they agree to refund any compensation already paid by the Hiring Party.
6. ConfidentialityThe Host agrees to keep all non-public information regarding the Event and the Hiring Party confidential, both during and after the term of this Agreement. This includes, but is not limited to, information regarding the Hiring Party’s business operations, guests, attendees, and sponsors.
7. IndemnificationEach party agrees to indemnify and hold harmless the other party and its officers, directors, agents, employees, and representatives from any and all claims, liabilities, damages, losses, costs, expenses, fees (including reasonable attorneys’ fees) that such parties may incur as a result of or arising from (i) any breach of any representation or warranty of the indemnifying party in this Agreement; or (ii) the indemnifying party’s performance or failure to perform its obligations under this Agreement.
8. Governing LawThis Agreement shall be governed by and interpreted in accordance with the laws of [Insert State].
9. Entire AgreementThis Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the parties and supersedes all prior understandings or agreements, whether oral or written, relating to the subject matter hereof.
By signing below, both parties acknowledge they have read, understood, and agree to the terms and conditions of this Agreement.
[Insert Name of Event Host/MC]
[Insert Name of Hiring Party]
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If you aim to visually capture the event highlights and memorable moments, consider securing a professional photographer. For this, a comprehensive Photographer Agreement is essential. This agreement will give you peace of mind, knowing you have a dedicated professional capturing high-quality images of your event.
Moreover, if you’re planning to have a digital component to your event such as live streaming or recording for online viewing, an Videographer Contract should be high on your list of priorities. With this contract in hand, you can be assured that the videographer will adhere to agreed-upon guidelines and deliver quality work aligning with your expectations.
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