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Show your #SleepEmotions Inside and Out: Your Chance to Win $5,000 and a New Mattress!

Mattress Firm's #SleepEmotions Contest

Sleep plays a big role in all aspects of life, not just physically, but also emotionally; and emotions shouldn't get in the way of a great night's rest. Nothing makes you angrier than a bad night's sleep next to a snoring partner, and nothing brings you more joy than a full, uninterrupted, eight hour snooze. Sleep (or lack of it) has a marked impact on your emotions, so we're here to bring you the chance to win $5,000, a new Beautyrest queen mattress set, and several other pillow-y prizes to help you sleep happy all year long.


Through July 21, you can hop on the emotional roller-coaster with us by entering our #SleepEmotions contest celebrating Disney•Pixar's Inside Out for the chance to win! Looking for an excuse to wear your emotions on your sleeve? You're in luck. Follow the selfie steps below to enter today!

How to Enter the #SleepEmotions Contest

  1. Snap your sleepy selfie! Take a picture of yourself telling us how sleep makes you feel based on the corresponding emotion in each entry period. There's still plenty of time to enter for the chance to win, so follow the dates below to submit your selfie.
    • Entry Period #3: Sadness - 6/7/15 (at 12:00 a.m. CT) - 6/18/15 (at 11:59:59 p.m. CT)
    • Entry Period #4: Anger - 6/19/15 (at 12:00 a.m. CT) - 7/1/15 (at 11:59:59 p.m. CT)
    • Entry Period #5: Joy - 7/2/15 (at 12:00 a.m. CT) - 7/21/15 (at 11:59:59 p.m. CT)
    • Note: You can only enter once per entry method per Entry Period.
  2. Visit our Instagram or Twitter pages and share your selfie using the hashtag #SleepEmotions, or visit our Facebook tab or the #SleepEmotions contest website to sign up for the contest and upload your photo.
    • Note: All entries will be screened for content that falls outside of the contest's stated rules (linked below) prior to being displayed on the contest content gallery.
  3. Once your entry has been approved within 24 hours, visit the homepage on the contest microsite to search for your entry and locate your unique link to share with your social community for votes. If you entered on Twitter or Instagram, you will receive a response from Mattress Firm with the link to your entry.
  4. Share your #SleepEmotions! Using the unique link associated with your selfie, share your entry across your social networks to accumulate votes and get closer to winning one of the grand prizes.
  5. Elevate your joy emotion to an all-time high and work to earn votes to win contest prizes!

How to Vote for Your Favorite:

  1. Voting for a friend? Click on the URL for their shared selfie and submit your vote.
  2. Not committed? Browse the content gallery on the contest website to pick your favorite photo and submit your vote. You can only vote once in each seven-day entry period (listed above), so make sure you choose wisely.

#SleepEmotions Contest Winner Selection:

  • In each of the five entry periods throughout the contest, the selfie that receives the most votes will be declared an Entry Period Prize winner. Note: Non-winning entries from each entry period do not rollover to the following entry period for consideration.
  • The top 10 entries for each entry period will be declared Finalist Entries.
  • At the end of the contest, the 50 Finalist Entries will be judged by a panel of judges to determine the Grand Prize and First Prize winners. Entries will be judged based on the following equally weighted judging criteria:
    • Relevance to Theme
    • Creativity & Originality
    • Uniqueness of Photo
  • The entrant who submitted the Finalist Entry that receives the highest score will be deemed the "Grand Prize Winner."
  • The five Entrants with the next highest scores will each be deemed a First Prize Winner.
  • The five Entrants with the next highest scores will each be deemed a Second Prize Winner.

#SleepEmotions Contest Prizes:

  • One (1) Grand Prize: $5,000, awarded in the form of a check.
  • Five (5) First Prizes: Beautyrest Recharge Queen Set including queen size mattress and queen size box spring (bed frames not included), ARV: $1,099.00.
  • Five (5) Second Prizes: Two standard memory foam luxury gel pillows, ARV: $258.
  • Twenty Five (Five (5) per Entry Period) Prizes:Five (5) sets of four (4) movie certificates, ARV: $52. Prizes will be mailed to the winners directly.

Official Contest Rules:

So, hop on the emotional roller coaster and enter for a chance to win! And, go and get your tickets early for the Disney•Pixar's Inside Out premiere in 3D on June 19! You'll laugh, you'll cry - well, you know the rest.

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