Lincoln BBQ Committee, Lincoln Pigs and Swigs Comittee, Lincoln K of C #1250 or any officer, staff member, or voluteer of these organizations will not under any cumstances be responsible for any loss sustained by any competitor or any other person by reason of theft, fire, water, accidents, injuries, or for any other reason, but will take reason-able care to protect competitors from any such loss. Each competitor agrees to assume sole responsibility for any damages to the property and shall indemnify and hold forever blameless the Lincoln BBQ Committee, Lincoln Pigs and Swigs Committee, Lincoln K of C #1250, any officer, staff member, or volunteer for all alleged claims that might ensue from any cause whatsoever, including accidents or injuries to competitors, their employees, agents, representatives, invitees, and guests. I/we fully grant permission to The Lincoln BBQ Comittee, Lincoln Pigs and Swigs Festival, Lincoln K of C #1250 to use any picture or video clip of my team or team member to be used for promotional purpose to promote Lincoln BBQ or the Lincoln Pigs and Swigs Comittee.
All prize money will be paid by check. All competitors will be required to sign a W9 tax form (request for Taxpayer ID number) prior to competing. W9s will only be filed for those participants whose total winnings are $600 or more. Those W9s not filed will be destroyed or returned to you if requested. Checks will not be issued to those who choose not to submit a W9.
We appreciate your understanding our need to abide by State and Federal Tax Laws. IT IS THE LAW!
It will be up to Lincoln BBQ Committee to assign cooking sites upon contestants arrival to the copetition area. The Lincoln BBQ comittee reserves the right to decline any portion of a competitor's display deemed inappropriate or not in keeping with the spirit of our event.