Tickets to Minnesota Vikings Football, LLC ("Vikings") games at U.S. Bank Stadium, including (all references construed as "including without limitation") related stadium grounds, parking areas and entry gates ("Stadium") are revocable licenses that only grant a one-time entry into the Stadium and a seat, or if specified, a standing location, for the specified game ("Event") with no right of re-entry. The person seeking entry pursuant to such license, and any accompanying minors ("Holder"), agrees that such license is subject to these terms ("Terms") and by purchase, acceptance or use of such license, Holder is deemed to have read, understood, and agreed to be bound by the Terms. Failure to comply with the Terms will result in forfeiture of the license and all rights arising under it without refund and entitle Released Parties to pursue all legal remedies. Admission may be refused or revoked and Holder may be ejected in Vikings' sole discretion.
ALL TICKET SALES ARE FINAL. NO REFUNDS OR EXCHANGES EXCEPT AS PROVIDED HEREIN. THE SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY if admission is refused or revoked, stadium capacity limitations result in ticket cancellation, or the Event is canceled and not rescheduled for any reason, or for any breach of the Terms, is a refund of up to the ticket price set by Vikings ("Face Value"). IN NO EVENT SHALL HOLDER BE ENTITLED TO ANY SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES OF ANY KIND INCLUDING ANY AMOUNT PAID IN EXCESS OF FACE VALUE. ANY DISPUTE, CLAIM, OR CAUSE OF ACTION IN ANY WAY RELATED TO THE TICKET OR EVENT SHALL BE RESOLVED BY MANDATORY, CONFIDENTIAL, FINAL, BINDING ARBITRATION IN MINNEAPOLIS, MN, REGARDLESS WHERE HOLDER RESIDES OR FROM WHERE HOLDER PURCHASED THE TICKET. HOLDER AND VIKINGS AGREE ALL DISPUTES SHALL BE ARBITRATED ON AN INDIVIDUAL BASIS. HOLDER UNDERSTANDS, ACKNOWLEDGES AND AGREES THEY ARE WAIVING THEIR RIGHT TO A COURT OR JURY TRIAL AND ANY RIGHT TO LITIGATE OR ARBIRTRATE ANY CLAIM AS A CLASS ACTION, REPRESENTATIVE ACTION, OR CLASS ARBITRATION. IF HOLDER DOES NOT CONSENT TO THIS CLAUSE, HOLDER MUST LEAVE OR NOT ENTER THE STADIUM. THIS CLAUSE IS GOVERNED BY THE FEDERAL ARBITRATION ACT.
Event date, time, and gate opening are subject to change at Vikings' sole discretion, and no such change shall entitle Holder to a refund or other remedy at law or in equity if Holder cannot attend or for any other reason. Please also be aware there are certain games scheduled during NFL's flexible scheduling window for which the date and time of the games may be changed from what is originally reflected on the schedule and what may appear on the ticket. For more detailed information about NFL flexible scheduling procedures for the 2023 NFL Season, visit NFL Flexible Scheduling*.* Holder may also be relocated in Vikings' sole discretion, and no such relocation shall entitle Holder to a refund or other remedy if Holder is relocated to a seat of comparable Face Value.
Holder must comply with all Event policies including policies addressing security, fan conduct, health and safety, and bags. Holder and their belongings may be searched or assessed. Prohibited items may be confiscated and Holder's admission may be denied or revoked at Vikings' sole discretion. Holder consents to such searches and assessments and waives all related claims. If Holder does not consent, Holder acknowledges Vikings has the right to deny or revoke Holder's admission without refund. Vikings reserve the right to deny or revoke admission of any person who it determines, in its sole discretion, poses a risk to the health or safety of other attendees or whose conduct violates these Terms, any Event policies, or is otherwise disorderly (or complicit therein) without refund.
Holder agrees not to create, transmit, display, distribute, exploit, misappropriate or sell or aid in such activity for any commercial or non-personal purpose (1) in any form, any description or account (whether text, data or visual, and including play-by-play data) of the Event or related events ("Descriptive Data"); (2) any images, videos, audio or other form of display or public performance or reproduction of any portion of the Event or related events ("Works"); or (3) livestreams of any portion of the Event or related events ("Livestreams"). Notwithstanding the foregoing, Holder agrees by causing the ticket to be scanned upon entry to the Event, Holder shall be deemed to have signed the ticket and granted the National Football League ("NFL") an exclusive worldwide, irrevocable, perpetual, sub-licensable, royalty-free license to all rights associated with any Works, Livestreams, and Descriptive Data. Holder grants irrevocable permission to NFL, Vikings, and their respective sponsors, licensees, advertisers, broadcasters, designees, partners and agents to use, publish, distribute and modify Holder's image, likeness, voice, actions and statements in any medium including audio, video, or images of the Event for any purpose without further authorization or compensation, and waives all claims and potential claims relating to such use unless prohibited by law.
HOLDER KNOWINGLY AND VOLUNTARILY ASSUMES ALL RISKS, HAZARDS AND DANGERS incident to the Event and related events, including risk of personal injury, death, exposure to communicable diseases, viruses, bacteria or illnesses, or the causes thereof, or lost, stolen or damaged property, whether occurring before, during, or after the Event, however caused, and hereby waives all claims and potential claims relating to such risks, hazards and dangers. NOVEL CORONAVIRUS SARS-COV-2 (TOGETHER WITH ANY VARIATION THEREOF, "COVID-19") IS AN EXTREMELY CONTAGIOUS DISEASE THAT CAN LEAD TO SEVERE ILLNESS AND DEATH. THE CDC ADVISES THAT SENIOR CITIZENS AND THOSE WITH UNDERLYING MEDICAL CONDITIONS ARE ESPECIALLY VULNERABLE. AN INHERENT RISK OF EXPOSURE TO COVID-19 EXISTS IN ANY PLACE WHERE PEOPLE ARE PRESENT. BY ENTERING THE STADIUM, HOLDER VOLUNTARILY ASSUMES ALL RISKS RELATED TO EXPOSURE TO COVID-19.
Released Parties are not responsible for lost, stolen, destroyed, duplicated or counterfeit tickets and may refuse to honor them. Tickets may not be used for, or in connection with, any form of commercial purposes including advertising, promotions, contests, sweepstakes, giveaways, gambling or gaming, without the express written consent of the Vikings and NFL. Use of tickets in violation of law is strictly prohibited and will result in seizure, revocation or forfeiture of the license without refund.
RELEASE, WAIVER & COVENANT NOT TO SUE. On behalf of Holder and Holder's Related Persons, Holder knowingly and voluntarily releases and covenants not to sue any Released Parties with respect to any and all claims Holder or any of Holder's Related Persons may have or hereafter accrue against any Released Parties, that relate to any risks, hazards and dangers described above, including any and all claims that arise out of or relate in any way to Holder's (i) entry into, or presence within or around, the Stadium and all risks related thereto , (including associated with locations near the field of play) or compliance with any rules, regulations or protocols applicable to the Event; (ii) interaction with any personnel of any Released Parties at the Event, or (iii) exposure to COVID-19, whether caused by any action, inaction or negligence of any Released Party or otherwise. HOLDER UNDERSTANDS THEY ARE RELEASING AND WAIVING CERTAIN POTENTIAL RIGHTS HELD BY HOLDER.
As used herein:
· "Related Persons" means Holder's heirs, assigns, executors, administrators, next of kin, anyone attending the Event with Holder (which persons Holder represents have authorized Holder to act on their behalf for purposes of the release herein), and other persons acting or purporting to act on such parties' behalf.
· "Released Parties" means (i) Vikings, Stadium, Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority, State of Minnesota, City of Minneapolis, NFL Ventures, Inc., NFL Ventures, L.P., NFL and its member clubs, and each of their respective direct and indirect owners and affiliates, administrators, designees, licensees, lessees, sublessees, agents, officers, directors, employees, contractors (and their employees) and other personnel; (ii) all third parties performing services at the Stadium; and (iii) any parents, subsidiaries, affiliated and related companies and officers, directors, owners, members, managers, partners, employers, employees, agents, contractors, subcontractors, insurers, representatives, successors or assigns of each of the foregoing , whether past, present or future and whether in their institutional or personal capacities.
Fan Health Promise
Holder agrees, on behalf of itself and any other person for whom they obtain the ticket, that they will not attend the Event if, under CDC guidelines in effect at the time of the Event, it is recommended you stay home, quarantine or isolate (e.g., as a result of testing positive, symptoms, or direct exposure to someone who tested positive for COVID-19). For reference, see CDC Recommendations
If any provision of the Terms is determined to be invalid, illegal, or unenforceable, it shall be deemed severed and not affect the enforceability of any other provisions, which shall be enforced as if the Terms did not contain the invalid, illegal, or unenforceable provision.