General terms and conditions

The following terms and conditions relate to your use of and access to the MKFoodFest website.

Your use of and access to the MKFoodFest  website (“Site”) and any transactions you may make are subject to the terms and conditions (“Terms”) set out below.

We reserve the right to change these Terms at any time, effective immediately upon posting on the Site. Please check this page of the Site periodically. Your continued access or use of this Site shall be deemed your acceptance of the modified Terms applicable from time to time.

By using or visiting this website, you expressly agree to accept these Terms and all applicable laws and regulations governing the Site.

Website accessibility statement
We are committed to making this website as accessible as possible – particularly for those with visual disabilities. In the event that you have any access issues concerning our site, and would like to bring them to our attention, please contact our website team.

MKFoodFest  and this Website
MKFoodFest  (“the Festival” or “we” or “us”) is a not for profit company limited by guarantee.

This Site is intended to be a source of information relating to MKFoodFest , food producers, entertainment, program (line-up) and other productions (“Events”).

The Site and its Content are delivered on an “as-is” and “as-available” basis. We may update the content and make improvements or changes in the information, services and other materials on this Site at any time without notice. We cannot promise that this website or files contained on it will be error free, uninterrupted, or virus free.

All intellectual property rights in the design of this Site and the contents, selection and arrangement of all of the material, which is available on this Site, belongs to MKFoodFest . No material from this Site may be commercially exploited, reproduced, copied, edited, published, transmitted or uploaded in any way without MKFoodFest’s written permission.

This Site contains links to other websites independent of MKFoodFest. We have no control over such websites and any links are provided as a convenience to you as a user of this Site, and do not imply our endorsement of the linked websites or association with their operators.

Exhibitors should also read their additional Terms and Conditions as set out in the exhibitor terms page.

Privacy
Privacy is important to us; therefore we will not sell, rent, or give your name or address to anyone. We may occasionally contact you on other people’s behalf if you have subscribed to one of our mailing lists. You can opt out at any time by contacting us or updating your profile using the link on our newsletter.

For information about cookies used on this website see our privacy policy.

Although MKFoodFest cannot monitor the conduct of its users off the Site, it is also a violation of these Terms to use any information obtained from this Site in order to harass, abuse, or harm another person, or in order to contact, advertise to, solicit or sell to any user without their prior explicit consent.

Conditions of Sale
We do not accept any liability for any ticket virtual or otherwise, (“Tickets”) made via this website save as set out in these terms.

No tickets may be used for competitions or promotions without written permission from MKFoodFest.

As a result of entry onto Festival sites all visitors consent to the following:

  • Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Vehicles in the car parks are left at your own risk
  • The Festival line-up and layout is subject to change
  • Main market venues are fully accessible to wheelchair-users and mobility scooters
  • Please be aware that there are some uneven surfaces and that the Festival may be crowded
  • No unauthorized recordings of Events. All images and sound recordings remain the property of MKFoodFest. (Cameras for personal use are allowed.)
  • All those attending MKFoodFest consent to the photography, filming/sound recording as members of the audience, which may be used for promotional or commercial activities
  • Linford Manor Park is an open publicly accessible area. All attendees enter at their own risk
  • It is against the law to smoke in enclosed spaces, please observe the signage around the Festival sites
  • It is illegal to sell alcohol to or purchase alcohol for under 18s. If you appear to be under 21 you may be asked for ID
  • Dangerous or drunk and disorderly behaviour will result in immediate expulsion from the site
  • Strictly no trading is allowed on Festival sites or public areas given over to the Festival without written permission from MKFoodFest
  • MKFoodFest  has no liability for the loss or damage of vehicles, goods or other materials belonging to guests, Exhibitors and crew attending the Festival
  • The organisers reserve the right to implement any restrictions/conditions deemed necessary before and during the event to ensure the safe management of the Festival site.

Please note, in the event of an event being cancelled or postponed, MKFoodFest cannot be held responsible for any costs incurred by the customer for travel, accommodation or any other related service. Decisions to move or cancel events are not made by the Festival, therefore we are not liable and will not offer compensation or refunds of any costs incurred.

In order to prevent fraud and to protect both parties, you may be asked to provide additional information after your booking so that we can verify your purchase.

and finally…
The Festival does not accept liability for any misrepresentations, negligence, contractual or tortuous loss of any kind suffered by you from the products, or services, or actions of any venue or area, performer, exhibitor, promoter or others.

We will not be liable to you for any loss of enjoyment or profit nor any indirect, consequential, exemplary, incidental, special or punitive damages.

These Terms represent the entire understanding and agreement between you and us and shall have priority over any and all prior statements, understandings or agreements whether oral or in writing.

These Terms are governed by the laws of England and Wales and any disputes are subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English and Welsh Courts and, by using this Site, you hereby submit to the jurisdiction of such courts for such purposes and waive any and all objections to jurisdiction or venue in such courts.

Any queries regarding purchases or any other services associated with this site should be directed to MKFoodFest . Please follow the link for contact information.