$1 Million True Rewards Bracket Bash
February 27, 2020MILLION DOLLAR BRACKETS This is an online promotion. Players must have a unique email address and are encouraged to update their email addresses at their favorite Golden Entertainment tavern or casino. Players receive ONE (1) FREE bracket entry on Sunday, March 15, 2020. Players may earn or exchange True Rewards points for additional brackets, February 28 - March 12, 2020, by: a. Earning 500 base points for one bracket entry, up to a maximum of three additional earned brackets at any Golden Entertainment tavern or casino. b. Redeeming 2,500 points for one additional bracket, up to a maximum of four additional redeemed brackets at any of the Golden Entertainment casino True Rewards Centers. Players may begin submitting their bracket picks on Sunday, March 15, 2020. The deadline to submit Million Dollar bracket picks online is 11:59pm PST on Wednesday, March 18, 2020.BRACKET ACTIVATION Submitted brackets must be activated at a True Rewards kiosk at any tavern or casino location between March 16 and March 22, 2020, to be eligible to win any bracket prize.BRACKET SCORING Each correctly picked winner of a tournament game will award bracket point(s). The brackets with the most points after the Week 1 games, the Week 2 games and at the end of the tournament will win. Bracket points per win are as follows: a. Round of 64: 1 point per each correct winning team b. Round of 32: 2 points per each correct winning team c. Round of 16: 4 points per each correct winning team d. Round of 8: 8 points per each correct winning team e. Round of 4: 16 points per each correct winning team f. Championship: 32 points for selecting the national championPlayers are only eligible to win one bracket leaderboard prize per week. Therefore, if a player submits and activates multiple brackets, only their best performing bracket will be used and shown on the leaderboard after each week’s games have been played. Player’s highest-ranked bracket may change from week to week.BUSTED BRACKET BONUS Players receive a second chance at a separate prize pool with the Busted Bracket Bonus. Players may begin submitting their Busted Bracket Bonus picks on Monday, March 23, 2020. The deadline to submit Busted Bracket Bonus picks is 11:59pm PST on March 25, 2020. Players will have the same number of Busted Brackets that they had Million Dollar Brackets. These new brackets start with the teams that advanced to the Round of 16, which begins Thursday, March 26, 2020.BEST MILLION DOLLAR BRACKET OVERALL PRIZES The $1 Million True Rewards Bracket Bash awards $1,000,000 for a perfect, activated bracket. A “perfect bracket” is defined as a player correctly picking every winning team for every game and scoring 192 points. The bracket must have been activated at a True Rewards kiosk by 11:59pm PST on Sunday, March 22, 2020. There is a maximum of ONE prize of $1,000,000 cash available. In the case of two or more players submitting a perfect bracket and meeting all eligibility requirements, the $1,000,000 prize will be split equally among all winners, across all entities and contests participating in the insurance pool. All games from Thursday, March 19, through the Championship Game on April 6, 2020, will be scored for the Best Million Dollar Bracket Overall Prizes. All Million Dollar bracket prizes must be claimed by Wednesday, May 6, 2020.The prizes are: 1st Place: $5,000 Cash 2nd Place: $2,000 Cash 3rd-5th Place: $1,000 Cash 6th-10th Place: $500 CashBEST MILLION DOLLAR BRACKET WEEKLY PRIZES Week 1: All games from Thursday, March 19, to Sunday, March 22, will be scored and weekly prizes awarded for brackets with the most points on Monday, March 23, 2020. All Week 1 bracket prizes must be claimed by Tuesday, April 21, 2020.The prizes are: 1st Place: $500 Cash 2nd-5th Place: $250 Cash 6th-10th Place: $100 CashWeek 2: All games from Thursday, March 19 to Sunday, March 29, will be scored and weekly prizes awarded for brackets with the most points on Monday, March 30, 2020. All Week 2 bracket prizes must be claimed by Tuesday, April 28, 2020.The prizes are: 1st Place: $500 Cash 2nd-5th Place: $250 Cash 6th-10th Place: $100 CashBUSTED BRACKET BONUS PRIZES All games from Thursday, March 26 through the Championship Game on April 6, 2020, will be scored for Busted Bracket Bonus Prizes. All Busted Bracket prizes must be claimed by Wednesday, May 6, 2020.The prizes are: 1st Place: $1,000 Cash 2nd Place: $750 Cash 3rd-5th Place: $500 Cash 6th-10th Place: $250 CashTIE-BREAKER In the case of a tie between players’ brackets, the winner will be determined by the date and time of submission. The player with the earliest time of submission will be deemed the winner. Example: Two brackets total 52 points each, one submitted at 5:30pm on March 17, 2020, and the other at 11:50am on March 18, 2020. The earlier of the two (5:30pm, March 17, 2020) will be declared the winner. In the event of a submission-time tie, the prizes will be combined and split equally. This tie-breaker rule will apply to all ties other than a tie for perfect brackets.LEADERBOARD PRIZE CLAIM PROCEDURE Prizes should be claimed by visiting participating property True Rewards Center (casino) or bar host (tavern). Once required documentation is collected, validated winners will be awarded prizes.CHAMPIONSHIP GAME DRAWINGS Win your share of $22,500 in free slot play! Players earn drawing entries by swiping at a True Rewards kiosk to activate brackets one time, March 16-22, 2020 and playing free online games and activities daily throughout the promotion. Drawing entries earned by activating brackets will be posted online on March 23, 2020.The virtual Championship Game Drawings will be held on April 6, 2020, and winners will be posted online at truerewards.marchmaniaonline.com by 5pm PST. Participating locations are grouped as follows for the purpose of the drawings: 1. Taverns 2. Aquarius Casino Resort 3. Edgewater Casino Resort 4. Colorado Belle Casino Resort 5. The Strat Hotel, Casino & SkyPod 6. Rocky Gap Casino Resort 7. Arizona Charlie’s Decatur 8. Arizona Charlie’s Boulder 9. Golden Casino Group in Pahrump Ten (10) winners will be drawn from each group/location and awarded $250 free slot play each. There will be ninety (90) winners in total. Free slot play will be posted to the winner’s True Rewards accounts and they will have thirty (30) days to use it.1. Participants must be 21 years of age or older, possess a valid government-issued ID and be a True Rewards member to claim any prize. 2. Promotion will run from February 28, 2020 to April 6, 2020 (the “Promotion Period”). 3. No purchase necessary. Participants must be a True Rewards member and have their True Rewards card number associated with their $1 Million True Rewards Bracket Bash online account to claim any bracket prize or drawing prize. 4. Prizes not claimed during the allotted time will become null and void and will not be awarded. 5. Golden Entertainment reserves all rights, including but not limited to the rights to: (a) disqualification for tampering with the operation of this Promotion, (b) acting in violation of these rules, (c) acting with the intent to disrupt or undermine the legitimate operation of this Promotion, and (d) modify, suspend or terminate this Promotion without advance notification to Participants, for any reason and including (without limitation) if Golden Entertainment determines, in its sole discretion, that this Promotion is technically impaired or corrupted or that fraud or technical problems, failures or malfunctions or other unintended circumstances have impaired the integrity, administration, security, proper play and/or feasibility of the Promotion as contemplated in these rules. 6. By participating in this Promotion, Participants acknowledge and agree to be bound by these rules and that he/she will not cheat, attempt to cheat, or otherwise interrupt or attempt to interrupt or harm the operation of any particular Golden Entertainment service or Promotion. 7. Golden Entertainment is not responsible for any human or other error, computer or other technical malfunctions, lost or delayed data or transmission, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, failures of any software or any other error or malfunction, including (without limitation) lost, interrupted, inaccessible or unavailable networks, servers, Internet service providers, or other connections; or for miscommunications, failed, jumbled, scrambled, delayed or misdirected computer, cable or telephone transmission; or for any technical malfunctions, failures, difficulties, or other errors of any kind or nature; or for the incorrect or inaccurate capture of information, or the failure to capture any information. 8. Any dispute related to this Promotion shall be resolved by Golden Entertainment management. Any such dispute not resolved to the satisfaction of the parties shall be referred to the Nevada Gaming Control Board pursuant to NRS 463.362 or the Maryland Lottery Gaming Control Agency pursuant to COMAR 36.03.10.47. 9. Should Golden Entertainment believe that a Participant has engaged, or attempted to engage, in any act to cheat, use automated technology or otherwise unfairly alter a score, credits, winning a Promotion, or to otherwise commit fraud, Golden Entertainment may disqualify that Participant, and all prizes for that Participant shall be forfeited. 10. Winners are solely responsible for all state and federal taxes or other fees/penalties incurred from prizes and will be subject to a W2-G or 1099, if applicable. Participants with cumulative annual winnings valued at over $600 will receive a 1099. Winners agree to promptly and timely provide all information reasonably requested by management in connection with local, state and federal tax reporting. 11. Employees of Golden Entertainment, Inc. and its affiliates, as well as immediate family members or anyone residing in the same household of said employee, are not allowed to participate in this Promotion. 12. By participating in this Promotion, all winning Participants consent to the use of their name, photograph and likeness for promotion by Golden Entertainment and any of their affiliates, including but not limited to: internet, radio, television, mailers, flyers, and in-house advertising, without compensation. 13. Management reserves all rights, subject to applicable laws and regulations.