California Wildfire Warning

To our customers impacted by the recent wildfires:

We hope you and your family are safe. If you have been affected by one of the recent wildfires and need to make an insurance claim, please call 1-800-362-7535 or click here to file your claim online.

Event Insurance policies exclude losses due to events that are known to be likely to cause damage or cancellation of your event.  Policies purchased at this time will not be covered for losses resulting from known events; including the California wildfires.

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About Markel event insurance

Markel covers all of your special events including weddings, anniversary parties, retirement parties and more! Discover how Markel event insurance can give you the peace of mind you need when planning your special day.

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Wedding insurance

Relax and enjoy your big day! Learn how you can have Markel safeguard your investment with wedding insurance.

Wedding insurance

Special event insurance

From baby showers to retirement parties and everything in between, Markel will protect the events that matter in your life.

Special event insurance

How we pay event claims

Accidents happen and when they do, we are here to help. Learn about our upfront claims process and how you can help.

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Wedding and event professionals

Looking for an easy way to offer event insurance to your clients? Learn how easy it is to offer Markel event insurance.

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Hours of operation:
Mon.–Fri., 7:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m. CST
Sat., 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. CST

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Questions? Call 1-800-236-2453

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"Markel was super easy to work with. I truly had peace of mind knowing that my event was in the best hands."

Tom B.
Markel event insurance customer
Tom B. Testimonial

"Your insurance really came in handy. My daughter's wedding had to be postponed due to weather and your customer service agent was so understanding and helpful. Thank you Markel!"

Lisa W.
Markel event insurance customer
Bride and Mother