1 NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. THIS PROMOTION IS INTENDED FOR THOSE WHO QUALIFY IN THE 50 UNITED STATES AND THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA ONLY, EXCEPT WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW, AND WILL BE GOVERNED BY NEVADA LAW. DO NOT ENTER IF YOU ARE NOT ELIGIBLE AND NOT LOCATED IN THE 50 UNITED STATES OR THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA AT THE TIME OF ENTRY. THE MIRAGE DREAM LA SWEEPSTAKES OFFICIAL RULES The Mirage Dream LA Sweepstakes PROMOTION ( Promotion ) starts at 10:00:00 a.m. (PST) on May 1, 2013 and ends at 11:59:59 p.m. (PST) on December 13, The sponsor of this Promotion is The Mirage Casino - Hotel, 3400 Las Vegas Blvd. South, Las Vegas, Nevada, 89109, (the Sponsor ). The Promotion shall be subject to these Official Rules, and by entering, all participants agree to be bound by the terms and conditions herein. Certain restrictions may apply. Winning and receiving a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein. ELIGIBILITY: NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. You must be a legal resident of the United States of America (excluding Puerto Rico and all U.S territories and possessions which are not eligible) and be twenty-one (21) years of age or older at the time of entry to win. Employees of Sponsor and MGM Resorts International and each of their respective parent, subsidiary or affiliated companies, advertising, promotion, and fulfillment agencies, and the immediate families of each and those living in the household of same are ineligible to participate in this Promotion. All applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. Promotion is void in Puerto Rico and all U.S. territories and possessions and wherever prohibited or restricted by law. HOW TO ENTER: HOW TO ENTER BY TEXT MESSAGE: To enter, text the word DREAMLA to the start code from a web-enabled phone/device during the Entry Period. Text messaging method of entry requires 2-way text messaging capable phone and digital service. Text messaging is not available in all areas in the U.S. By submitting your entry, you are not automatically opted in to receive future promotional text messages from The Mirage. Once the entry has been received, an automatic response will send a link to your phone to sign The Mirage Guestbook form at All text entries must be received by 11:59:59 a.m. PST on December 13, Standard messaging and data rates may apply. Sponsor is not responsible for technical, hardware, software, or telephone failures of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, which may limit or interfere with a participant's ability to take part in the drawing. In addition, Sponsor shall not be responsible for any damage to any cell phone, smartphone or other property resulting from participating in, or downloading any materials for, this drawing. Each text message entry shall be deemed to have been sent by the authorized account holder, at the time of such entry, of the phone number indicated on such entry. HOW TO ENTER BY MAIL: To enter by mail, send a 3 x 5 card with your first and last name, street address, city, state, zip code, phone number with area code, birth date and address. To receive one (1) Sweepstakes entry, mail your completed entry card (with proper postage) to The Mirage Hotel Marketing & Advertising Attn: LA Live Promotion, 3400 Las Vegas Blvd. S., Las Vegas, NV Each mail in entry must be mailed in separately.
2 ENTRY DEADLINES: All mail-in entries must be postmarked by December 13, 2013 and received by Sponsor by December 18, All text entries must be received by Sponsor by 11:59:59 p.m. PST on December 13, All entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be returned, and Sponsor has no obligation to acknowledge receipt of any entry. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, stolen, mutilated, incomplete, invalid, unintelligible, illegible, tampered with, irregular, mechanically reproduced, inaccurate, misdirected or postage-due entries, or entries that do not otherwise comply with these Official Rules, all of which will be disqualified. WINNER SELECTION: There will be one (1) Prize Winner determined by a random, digital selection from all eligible entries received to be held on or about December 20, 2013 by representatives of Sponsor. In the event the potential winners are not reachable, do not qualify, does not fully respond to all of Sponsor s requests, or are not willing to accept the prize, there will be an alternate winner drawing from among eligible entries. All decisions of Sponsor are final and binding. Odds of winning the prize depend upon the total number of eligible entries received and are equal regardless of method of entry. PRIZE: One (1) winner will receive a prize, which consists of the following three (3) elements (collectively, the Prize ). (i) One Bedroom Penthouse Suite for two (2) at The Mirage Hotel and Casino for (2) consecutive nights/ three (3) days with VIP Check-in (approximate retail value is $1200 ( ARV ), (ii) $200 dining credit to use in any of the restaurants located within The Mirage Hotel and Casino (ARV: $200), gratuity not included, (iii) two (2) tickets to The Beatles LOVE by Cirque du Soleil (ARV: $210). The total approximate retail value of the prize is $1,610 (actual value based on travel dates selected.) Prize excludes airfare/transportation to/from Las Vegas, Nevada. Note: all other meals, gratuities, excursions, incidentals, travel to Las Vegas, additional ground transportation in Las Vegas and any other expenses not specified herein as being awarded are the sole responsibility of the Prize winner and their guest. Prize is subject to availability, certain restrictions and blackout dates apply (which may include holidays, weekends and/or special events). Show tickets, reservations must be made at least 30 days in advance and are final. Reservations are subject to availability and may not be valid during special events or blackout dates. Show schedules are subject to change without notice. Show times, seating levels and other details regarding shows shall be determined in the sole discretion of Sponsor and/or prize provider. Tickets are not for resale. Sponsor and its agents and/or designees are not responsible for replacing lost or stolen tickets and/or vouchers. No changes may be made to prize details once any portion of prize arrangements has been made. Sponsor is not responsible for changes in schedule of any element of the Prize. No substitution or cash equivalent of prizes granted except at Sponsor s sole option of a prize of comparable or greater retail value. No prize transfers permitted. PRIZE IS AWARDED AS IS AND WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED. Winner will be required to present a major credit card at the time of check-in to cover incidentals and fees/services not included in the Prize. NOTIFICATION OF WINNER: The potential prize winner will be notified via text to the telephone number used during entry. If the potential prize winner cannot be reached within three (3) business days (i.e. Monday thru Friday excluding any United States or State of Nevada holidays), (or does not respond to notification), another eligible entry will be drawn and another potential prize winner will be notified. Subsequent eligible entries will be drawn as provided for above until
3 an eligible prize winner is reached and such eligible prize winner has submitted and returned all necessary documents as provided for herein. Each winner must submit valid state issued driver's license or other identification as evidence of identity. All federal, state, and local taxes are the prizewinner's sole responsibility. AFFIDAVIT OF ELIGIBILITY, LIABILITY RELEASE AND PUBLICITY RELEASE: The potential prize winner will be required to complete, execute and send back to The Mirage, Hotel and Casino Marketing Department (as directed), an affidavit of eligibility, a liability release, an IRS W-9 form and (except where prohibited) a publicity release within seven (7) days of issuance or an alternate winner may be selected. These materials will be sent out to the potential winner by (or other means). In addition, the prize winner s guest will be required to be twenty-one (21) years of age or older at the time of winner notification and will be required to execute and return a release of liability form within this same time period. Upon receiving and approving the required documents, the prize certificate (and/or other additional prize information) will then be sent to the winner. Failure to comply with these rules will cause the prize to be forfeited. LIABILITY RELEASE: BY ENTERING THIS SWEEPSTAKES, EACH PARTICIPANT AGREES TO RELEASE AND HOLD HARMLESS SPONSOR AND MGM RESORTS INTERNATIONAL AND EACH OF THEIR RESPECTIVE PARENT COMPANIES, SUBSIDIARIES AND AFFILIATES AND EACH OF THEIR RESPECTIVE EMPLOYEES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS AND SHAREHOLDERS, ADVERTISING AND PROMOTION AGENCIES, CONSULTANTS AND ANY OTHER COMPANIES PARTICIPATING IN THE PROMOTION, ADMINISTRATION OR FULFILLMENT OF THIS SWEEPSTAKES (COLLECTIVELY THE RELEASEES ) FROM ANY AND ALL LIABILITY, CLAIMS, LOSS, DAMAGE TO PERSONS OR PROPERTY, COSTS, EXPENSES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ATTORNEY FEES AND ACTIONS OF ANY KIND AND AGREE TO WAIVE ANY SUCH CLAIMS RELATED TO OR ARISING OUT OF THIS PROMOTION, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, MY PARTICIPATION IN THE SWEEPSTAKESOR RESULTING FROM THE ACCEPTANCE OR USE OF ANY OF THE PRIZES AWARDED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO PERSONAL INJURY, PROPERTY DAMAGE, INVASION OF THE RIGHT OF PRIVACY OR PUBLICITY. LIMITATIONS ON LIABILITY: Releasees shall not be liable to winner or any other person for failure to supply the prize or any part thereof, by reason of any acts of God, any action(s), regulation(s), order(s) or request(s) by any governmental or quasi-governmental entity (whether or not the action(s), regulations(s), order(s) or request(s) prove(s) to be invalid), equipment failure, terrorist acts, earthquake, war, fire, flood, explosion, unusually severe weather, hurricane, embargo, labor dispute or strike (whether legal or illegal), labor or material shortage, transportation interruption of any kind, work slow-down, civil disturbance, insurrection, riot, or any other cause beyond Sponsors sole control. Releasees shall not be responsible for any cancellations, delays, diversions or substitutions or any act or omissions whatsoever by the hotel(s), or transportation companies or any other persons providing any of these services and accommodations to passengers including any results thereof such as changes in services or accommodations necessitated by same. Releasees shall not be liable for any loss or damage to baggage. Releasees not responsible for: (i) any incorrect or inaccurate information whether caused by entrants, printing errors or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes; (ii) technical failures of any kind, including, but not limited to malfunctions, interruptions, or disconnections in phone lines or network hardware or
4 software; (iii) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process of the Sweepstakes; (iv) technical or human error which may occur in the administration of the Sweepstakes or the processing of entries; (v) late, lost, undeliverable, damaged or stolen entries or notices; or (vi) any injury or damage to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from entrant s participation in the Sweepstakes or receipt or use or misuse of any prize. GENERAL: If for any reason this Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, or if this Sweepstakes or any web site (or entry mechanism) associated therewith (or any portion thereof) becomes corrupted or does not allow the proper playing of the Sweepstakes and processing of entries in accordance with these rules, or if infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, actions by entrants, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes, in the Sponsor s sole opinion, corrupts or affects the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes, the Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual implicated in such action and/or to cancel, terminate, modify, or suspend this Sweepstakes or any portion thereof. In the event this Sweepstakes is cancelled, terminated, modified, or suspended, the Sponsor will conduct a random drawing to award the Prize to a winner selected from among all eligible, non-suspect entries received prior to and/or after the time of the action or event warranting such action, or in such manner as deemed fair and appropriate by Sponsor in its sole discretion. If such cancellation, termination, modification, or suspension occurs, notification will be posted at ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT OR ANY OTHER INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND/OR CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, THE SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES AND OTHER REMEDIES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. DISPUTES: Except where prohibited, each entrant agrees that: (i) any and all disputes, claims and cause 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 exclusively under NRS ; (ii) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering the Sweepstakes, but in no event attorneys fees; and (iii) under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim indirect, punitive, incidental, special and consequential damages and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of the entrant and Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Nevada without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of Nevada or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of Nevada. By entering (or participating in any Sweepstakes-related activity), entrants (and others) consent to the jurisdiction and venue of federal, state and local courts located in Clark County, Nevada. If a dispute arises about who submitted an entry, the entry will be deemed submitted by the authorized account holder of the account provided (if any). The authorized account holder is deemed the natural person who is assigned to an address by an