TERMS & CONDITIONS
Each participating contestant will be issued a black and white (B&W) Contestant sash upon check-in at each Beach Revue event. B&W sashes are the property of the Galveston Island Beach Revue and must be returned following each event. Only currently registered or past Galveston Island Beach Revue contestants may purchase the B&W sash for $75. Official event sashes may not be reproduced.
Each participating contestant will be issued a pink Contestant robe upon check-in at Bathing Beauties Contest event. Robes are the property of the Galveston Island Beach Revue and must be returned following each event. New robes may be purchased from at the merchandise booth or online. Official robes may not be reproduced.
Contestant gives exclusive permission and rights to Galveston Historical Foundation to use the following (but not limited to): contestant name, images, likeness on this and any future event merchandise that could be for (but not limited) to the Galveston Island Beach Revue use, marketing materials, merchandise for sale, and/or auction items.
Contestant willingly and voluntarily agrees to participate in special appearances (TBD) as part of the Galveston Island Beach Revue and are required to wear official contestant B&W sash. B&W event sashes will remain sole property of Galveston Historical Foundation.
Contest winners willingly and voluntarily agree to participate in special appearances (TBD) following the event as part of the Galveston Island Beach Revue group and are required to wear official winning/place holder sash. Contest winners agree to make their best efforts to attend such events.
Contestant will have his/her individual photographs taken by the official event photographer as well as group photographs of all contestants together, and various candid shots of each contestant. By completing this application, this contestant grants express permission to Galveston Historical Foundation to take, reproduce, market, and sell these images and merchandise that may include all or parts of this contestant’s image, name or likeness.
Contestant pledges that he/she is in good physical health to participate in this event. Event will be outdoors, in a hot, sunny environment. Contestant is encouraged to bring plenty of water, sunscreen, sunglasses and any other protective gear to use as they deem necessary at the competition. This contestant holdsGalveston Historical Foundation, the City of Galveston and volunteers or partners harmless for any loss or injury resulting from his/her participation in this event.
By participating in the Galveston Island Beach Revue (and other event-related activities), contestants knowingly and voluntarily waive all claims of negligence and/or gross negligence againstGalveston Historical Foundation, its members, leaders, organizers, assigns, principals, agents, volunteers, etc. for any act or omission related in any way to the Galveston Island Beach Revue.
RULES & REGULATIONS
Contest rules include minimum required coverage of contestant’s skin at all times during and after the event: no visible areola, g-strings or thongs will be permitted. Absolutely no painted or stick-on bathing suits of any kind are permitted; any contestant attempting to compete in a painted or stick-on suit (or any other non-compliant swimwear) will be automatically disqualified at the discretion of the Galveston Island Beach Revue event officials. Upon disqualification, contestant registration fees will not be refunded.
No personal or individual sponsorships will be permitted. Contestants may not wear logos or signage for unofficial event sponsors. Potential sponsors should contact email@example.com for information on sponsoring or download the sponsorship packet available online.
Decorum: all contestants, participants, and spectators are aware that this is a family-friendly event and agree to, at all times during the event and at any events following the contest, conduct themselves in a respectful manner including proper attire, no vulgar or offensive language, and no violence of any kind will be tolerated. If any contestant or friend/acquaintance of a contestant or spectator violates this agreement, ANY EVENT OFFICIAL reserves the right to disqualify you from the contest; registration fees will not be refunded and the disqualified person(s) will not be eligible to participate in any of the prizes, awards or recognition associated with this event whether or not a prize has been awarded.
Contestant pledges their voluntary participation in the Galveston Island Beach Revue event before, during and after the contest is at the contestant’s own risk and this contestant releases Galveston Historical Foundation from any liability or responsibility for the contestant’s actions.
“Alana Rule” is in effect for the Bathing Beauties Contest. The “Alana Rule” prohibits a winner of the Bathing Beauties Contest from winning the Title any two consecutive years. The winner of the contest agrees to serve as a judge on the “Celebrity Judges Panel” at the following year’s contest. After serving as a “Celebrity Judge”, that contestant is welcome to re-enter the next year’s contest and compete with no restrictions.
Application fee is not refundable to any accepted contestant.
For questions regarding contestant registration packet, contact Will Wright at (409) 765-3404 or firstname.lastname@example.org.