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Event Cancellation

Contingency insurance coverage designed to protect event expenses or revenue against cancellation or abandonment for reasons beyond the control of the event organizer.


Do you or your clients organize major revenue generating events throughout the year? Event cancellation insurance protects your investment against unforeseen circumstances that can negatively impact event revenues and expenses.

Whether it is a local fair or a major festival, the success of any event can be threatened by a host of unforeseen circumstances.

Tokio Marine HCC – Specialty Group’s “all cause” event cancellation coverage means that you need to cancel, abandon, postpone, interrupt, or relocate your event for reasons that are beyond your control, you will be protected. Subject to the terms, conditions, and exclusions of the Policy.


  • Additional coverage options for terrorism, civil commotion, cyber incidents, national mourning, and nuclear/biological/chemical terrorism
  • Protects Gross Revenue or Expenses for the event

Best for

  • Concerts
  • Conferences
  • Fairs / festivals
  • Major sporting events
  • Trade shows / conventions

Summary of coverage

“All cause” coverage can protect against:

  • Severe weather conditions (such as hurricanes, tornadoes, and severe winter storms)
  • Venue unavailability (due to fires, floods, and power outages)
  • Threats or acts of terrorism
  • Earthquakes
  • Wildfires
  • Labor strikes
  • Non-appearance of a key person, and more.

All cause’ coverage includes enforced reduced attendance, meaning if there is a significant reduction in attendance due to a covered circumstance, you will be protected.

At Specialty Group, we are proud to be an A.M. Best A++ rated, U.S. based carrier dedicated to providing robust event cancellation insurance coverage. In addition to our superior financial strength, our strategic alliances with leading insurance providers empowers us to effectively manage the insurance complexities of large-scale live events with the highest limits available in the market.

Your team

Head office

401 Edgewater Place Drive, Suite 400
Wakefield, MA 01880

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Mike Thompson

USA - Senior Vice President - Contingency Underwriting

Wakefield, United States

Your team

Branch office

78 Musgrove Street
Winnipeg, MB R3R 2M5

Scott La Croix

Canada - Vice President, Head of TMHCC Specialty Canada Operations

Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

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Why choose Tokio Marine HCC?

Tokio Marine HCC is a leading specialty insurance group with offices in the United States, Mexico, the United Kingdom and Europe, transacting business in approximately 180 countries and underwriting more than 100 classes of specialty insurance.

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