Chicago hosts more U.S. travelers than any other city in the country. And it’s also home of one of the most beloved basketball teams of all time, the Chicago Bulls. This spring, if you’re a host in Chicago and a fan of the Bulls, you should enter to win a chance to celebrate all things Chicago, hosting, and the legendary Bulls with the once-in-a-lifetime chance to spend a VIP night on home court at the United Center.

(Not a host in Chicago yet, but thinking about starting? Click here.)

We’re renting out a VIP Luxury Suite for The Bulls’ last regular season game against the top team in the Eastern Conference, the Hawks.

In this Luxury Suite, you will join a group of 20 Chicago-based hosts and will:

  • Walk out on to center court for pictures before the game
  • Enjoy complimentary food and beverages for the evening
  • Take home some sweet Airbnb and Bulls memorabilia
  • Be honored with in-game appreciation of Airbnb Chicago Hosts
  • Get a chance to connect and share stories with other local hosts

To become one of 20 lucky Chicago hosts who join this incredible evening, simply complete this form. To be eligible to enter, you must live in a qualifying zip code (see below for detailed terms and conditions).  All hosts who enter to win by 11:59 PM CST on April 10th, 2015 will be considered.

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Terms & Conditions

NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.  A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW.

Sponsor. The “Chicago Host Night With The Bulls” Contest (“Contest”) sponsor is Airbnb, Inc., 888 Brannan Street, San Francisco, CA 94103 (“Sponsor”). The Contest is not sponsored by or affiliated with the Chicago Bulls or the United Center.

How to Enter. Enter from March 28, 2015 at 9:00am CT through April 10, 2015 at 11:59:59pm CT.  Complete the contest entry form at airbnb.com/host-chicago-bulls and submit your answers to the following question:

Tell us your two favorite places in Chicago and how they help your guests feel like they belong in this city.

Essay/Answer Requirements. Answers/essays must: (a) be in English and a maximum of 100 words or less, (b) comply with Airbnb’s Terms of Service and User Conduct guidelines, (c) be entrant’s original work, not previously submitted in any promotion or displayed publicly, (d) not violate the rights of any other party, including but not limited to intellectual property rights or rights of privacy/publicity, and (e) not contain any content which (i) constitutes advertising or commercial content for any party other than Airbnb, (ii) endorses/promotes illegal or harmful activity, or (iii) is violent, profane, vulgar, obscene, defamatory, otherwise objectionable or inconsistent the image of Airbnb, the Chicago Bulls, the National Basketball Association and its member teams (collectively, the “NBA”), or the United Center.  Airbnb reserves the right to disqualify any submission that violates these prohibitions or that Airbnb deems inappropriate for any reason, in Airbnb’s sole discretion. You represent and warrant that your submission does not make unauthorized use of, or violate, any rights of any third party, and that, if necessary, you can provide proper permissions in a form acceptable to Airbnb.

Eligibility. To enter, you must be 21 or older, reside within 75 miles of the United Center, and a host on Airbnb as of 4/10/15 with an active Chicago-area listing at the time of entry. Your listing must be located in one of the following zip codes: 60018, 60068, 60176, 60601, 60602, 60603, 60604, 60605, 60606, 60607, 60608, 60609, 60610, 60611, 60612, 60613, 60614, 60615, 60616, 60617, 60618, 60619, 60620, 60621, 60622, 60623, 60624, 60625, 60626, 60628, 60630, 60631, 60632, 60634, 60636, 60637, 60639, 60640, 60641, 60642, 60643, 60644, 60645, 60646, 60647, 60649, 60651, 60652, 60653, 60654, 60655, 60656, 60657, 60659, 60660, 60661, 60706, 60707, 60714. Directors, officers, employees, parents, subsidiaries, equity holders, affiliates and agents of Airbnb, Chicago Professional Sports LP, United Center Joint Venture, the NBA, and the members of their immediate families or households, are not eligible to participate. In the event of a dispute about the identity of an entrant, entrant will be deemed to be the authorized account holder of the email address provided at the time of entry. Sponsor’s determinations as to eligibility are final and binding.

Winner Selection. A panel of judges will select twenty (20) winners based on the following criteria applied equally to the written submissions:  (a) creativity/originality (50%), and (b) compelling nature of message on the theme of “helping guests feel like they belong in Chicago” (50%). Ten winner slots will be reserved for designated Airbnb “Super Hosts” and ten winner slots will be reserved for other hosts. The decision of the judges is final and binding. Odds of winning depend on the number of entries received and the quality of their submission.

Winner Notification/Validation. Winners will be notified on or about April 10, 2015, using contact information provided at time of entry.  Potential winners may be required to sign and return an affidavit of eligibility, a liability release and a publicity release where permitted by law, as well as provide information necessary for compliance with any applicable tax laws.  Failure to comply within three days may result in disqualification and the selection of an alternate winner.

License & Media Interviews. By entering, you grant Airbnb, the Chicago Bulls and the NBA an unrestricted, perpetual, worldwide, royalty-free, non-exclusive license to reproduce, distribute, transmit, publish, display, broadcast or otherwise use your submission, with or without modifications, in any media, whether now existing or later developed, for any purpose. To the extent allowed by applicable law, you waive any “moral rights” relating to your submission, consent to publication of your submission in any manner which might otherwise be deemed to constitute a violation of any applicable moral rights, and further agree that Airbnb, the Chicago Bulls and the NBA may use (or not use) your name, likeness, photo, and/or geographical and biographical information in connection with your submission.

Prize. Twenty prizes are available, with one awarded to each of twenty winners: One (1) ticket to a VIP executive suite to watch the Chicago Bulls game at the United Center on 4/15/15 in Chicago, IL. Transportation to the accommodations is not included in the prize. The prize is joining a VIP executive suite for the Bulls’ regular season game on April 15, 2015. As part of your prize, you will be able to:

  • Walk out on to center court for pictures before the game
  • Enjoy complimentary food and beverages for the evening
  • Take home some sweet Airbnb and Bulls memorabilia
  • Be honored with in-game appreciation of Airbnb Chicago Hosts
  • Get a chance to connect and share stories with other local hosts

The value of each Prize is approximately $525.

General Prize Conditions. All rules established by the Bulls and the United Center are applicable. Engaging in any inappropriate or illegal conduct during pre-game transportation or the game itself may result in removal from such activities and sending the winner home early.

General Liability Release. By entering, you release Airbnb, Chicago Professional Sports LP, the United Center Joint Venture, the NBA and each of their respective affiliated companies, equity holders and all of their employees, officers and directors, agents, or heirs, from any liability whatsoever, on any theory, and waive all claims and causes of action arising from or related to this Contest and agree to indemnify such parties against all claims and expenses arising from your violation of these rules, negligence or intentional wrongdoing.

Interpretations and Disputes. Participants agree to be bound by these Rules and all decisions of the judges, which are final and binding. Any disputes shall be governed by the laws of the State of California, and shall be resolved in the courts of San Francisco, California.

Miscellaneous. Airbnb is not responsible for computer or network problems, or other submission errors that result in late or inadmissible entries.   If any terms or provisions of these Rules are held by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, void, or unenforceable, the remaining provisions shall continue in full force and effect. Airbnb may suspend, modify or terminate the Contest if it believes, in its sole discretion, that malfunction, error, disruption, or damage is impairing or will impair the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of the Contest, in which case the Prize will be awarded among the eligible entries received that were unaffected by the problem, if possible.

Miscellaneous. Airbnb is not responsible for computer or network problems or other submission errors that result in late or inadmissible entries. If any terms or provisions of these Rules are held by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, void, or unenforceable, the remaining provisions shall continue in full force and effect. Airbnb may suspend, modify or terminate the Contest if it believes, in its sole discretion, that malfunction, error, disruption, or damage is impairing or will impair the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of the Contest, in which case the Prize will be awarded among the eligible entries received that were unaffected by the problem, if possible. Questions or comments may be sent to omaha@airbnb.com or the mailing address shown in the Section entitled “Sponsor” above, attn: “Bulls Contest.”

Winner name: Airbnb will publicly announce the winners within approximately 7 days after the close of the Contest Period, or upon final validation of winner if later, via its social media channels such as Twitter (@Airbnb) and Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/airbnb).