Mattress Firm – Win a $3,000 trip for 2 to Dallas, TX for the 50th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards Weekend April 17-19, 2015!

NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCE OF WINNING.

1.ELIGIBILITY:
Open to legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia (excluding New York) who are 18 years of age or older.

2.SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD:

Sweepstakes begins on March 14, 2015 at 12:00:01 am Central Time and ends on March 24, 2015 at 11:59:59 pm CT.

3.TO ENTER:

Online entries only. Go online to www.mattressfirm.com/acmsweepstakes (“Web Site”) and follow the on-screen directions to complete and submit the online entry form, including your e-mail address, full name, street address, city, state, and ZIP code to receive one (1) entry into the Sweepstakes.

4.DRAWINGS/ ODDS:

Three (3) Potential Grand Prize winners will be selected in a random drawing conducted by a third party promotion administrator engaged by Sponsor, from all eligible entries received. Drawing will be conducted on or about March 25, 2015. Odds of winning a Grand Prize depend on the number of eligible entries received. Administrator’s decisions shall be final and binding on all matters relating to the Sweepstakes drawing.

5.PRIZES AND APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUE (“ARV”):

Three (3) Grand Prizes: Trip for two (2) to Dallas, TX for the 50th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards Weekend April 17-19, 2015.

• Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”): $3,000.
Grand Prize trip includes: (a) round-trip coach air transportation for two (2) from a major commercial airport near winner’s residence to Dallas, TX; (b) hotel accommodations (double occupancy accommodations) for two (2) nights; (c) two (2) tickets to the ACM Lifting Lives Benefit Gala scheduled for April 17, 2015; (d) two (2) VIP meet and greet passes; and (e) two (2) tickets to the ACM Party for a Cause to be held on April 18, 2015.

6.PRIZE RESTRICTIONS:

Prizes are non-transferable and no cash redemption or prize substitution permitted, except at the sole discretion of the Sponsor. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to substitute a prize with one of comparable or greater retail value. If winner resides within 150 miles of Dallas, TX, round trip ground transportation will be provided instead and winner shall not be entitled to any difference between the ARV and the value of the prize as awarded. Winners are solely responsible for any taxes on the prize. All costs and expenses associated with prize acceptance and use not specifically provided herein are the responsibility of the winner. Actual value of Grand Prize may vary depending on Winner’s point of travel origin, airfare and hotel fluctuations. Any difference between the stated ARV and actual value at the time the prize is awarded will not be awarded. Airport, airline, and/or hotel accommodations will be determined by the Sponsor. Travel dates and accommodations are subject to availability and restrictions. Dates of travel are 4/17/15 – 4/19/15. No changes can be made to any trip element once it is booked/reserved. Winner and Winner’s Guest must travel on same itinerary, comply with all security requirements for travel and are solely responsible for obtaining all necessary travel documents prior to departure date for travel. All airfare, luggage fees, hotel, meals, ground transportation, gratuities, excursions fees, alcoholic beverages and other incidental costs and expenses not specifically set forth herein are the sole responsibility of Winner. Winner’s Guest must be 18 years of age or older. Winner and Guest must sign and return a release of liability/publicity before travel is booked. Once Guest is selected, he or she may not be substituted, except in Sponsor’s sole and absolute discretion. Airline tickets are subject to flight variations, work stoppages, and schedule or route changes. Sponsor shall not be responsible for any cancellations, delays, diversions or substitution or any act or omission whatsoever by the air carriers, hotels, venue operators, transportation companies, prize providers or any other persons providing any Grand Prize-related services or accommodations. Additional prize details and travel information to be provided to the winner at the time of notification. Winner and Guest are also responsible for obtaining travel insurance (and all other forms of insurance) at their option and hereby acknowledge that Sponsor has not and will not obtain or provide travel insurance or any other form of insurance. Lost, stolen or damaged airline tickets, travel vouchers or certificates will not be replaced or exchanged.

7.WINNER NOTIFICATION AND PRIZE CLAIM:

Winners are subject to verification, including verification of age. Grand Prize winners will be required to verify their eligibility by completing, signing and returning an Affidavit of Eligibility/Liability Release, and, where lawful, a Publicity Release (granting the use of the Winner’s name, city, state, likeness or photograph by Sponsor for advertising/publicity purposes, without further compensation) within five (5) days of attempted mail notification, or prize may be forfeited and an alternate Winner may be contacted. Winner will be required to complete and return a W-9 form for tax reporting purposes. Sponsor is not responsible for any change of mailing address, email address and/or telephone number of entrants. In the event of noncompliance with these Official Rules, or if a prize notification or prize is unclaimed or returned as undeliverable, the prize will be forfeited, and an alternate Winner may be contacted.

8.GENERAL CONDITIONS:

INTERNET CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS SWEEPSTAKES IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS, AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW INCLUDING CRIMINAL PROSECUTION. If the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned for any reason, including without limitation, due to infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes, Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who is responsible or who tampers with the entry process, and to cancel, modify, or terminate the Sweepstakes. In the event of cancellation, Sponsor will award the prizes in a random manner to be determined by Sponsor. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that or any other provision. In the event that an entry is confirmed to have been erroneously deleted, lost or destroyed, entrant’s sole remedy shall be another entry into the Sweepstakes. If any provision of these Official Rules is held to be invalid or unenforceable, such provision shall be struck, and the remaining provisions shall be enforced. No more than the advertised number of prizes will be awarded. As a condition of entering, entrants agree (and agree to confirm in writing): (a) to release Sponsor, and Promotion Parties from any and all liability, loss, or damage incurred with respect to entrant’s participation in the Sweepstakes and the awarding, receipt, possession, and/or use or misuse of any prize; (b) under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and participant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental, consequential, or any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses; (c) all causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes, or any prize awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; and (d) any and all claims, judgments, and award shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, excluding attorneys’ fees and court costs. Entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Administrator. Information collected in connection with this Promotion is subject to Sponsor’s Privacy Policy (available at http://www.mattressfirm.com/privacy%20policy-m27.aspx). Entrants and winners, in accepting a prize, agree to release, indemnify and hold harmless the Sponsor and the Promotion Parties from any and all claims of liability related to participation in the Sweepstakes and use or acceptance of prize. Further, no responsibilities are accepted for any additional expenses, omissions, delays, rerouting or acts of any government or authority. This Sweepstakes is offered only in the United States and is governed by the laws of the state of Texas, and entrants consent to jurisdiction and venue in, and agree that all claims and disputes must be resolved exclusively in the federal or state courts in Houston, Texas.

9.INTERNET USAGE:

Proof of entering information on the Web Site is not considered proof of delivery or receipt by Sponsor. The Sponsor assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, of game plays or registrations. The Sponsor is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or telephone lines, computer online systems, servers or service providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any email or request to be received by Sponsor on account of technical problems, human error or traffic congestion on the Internet or at the Web Site, or any combination thereof, including any injury or damage to participant’s or any other person’s computer relating to or resulting from participation in this Sweepstakes or downloading any materials in this Sweepstakes.

10.PUBLICITY:

Winners, in accepting their prize, consent to the Sponsor’s use of their name, address (city, state), photographs and likenesses for purposes of advertising, trade and promotion in any and all media, without further compensation, except in Tennessee and where prohibited by law. If you are selected as a winner, your information may also be included in a publicly-available winner’s list.

11.WINNERS LIST:

For a list of winners, e-mail your request to acm@mattressfirm.com and indicate in the subject line “Winners List for Mattress Firm ACM Sweepstakes” no later than April 30, 2015.

12.SPONSOR:

Mattress Firm, Inc., 5815 Gulf Freeway, Houston, TX 77023.