Press Releases

Cost Plus World Market® To Send One Lucky Winner And Guest To The 50th Annual CMA Awards on November 2nd, 2016

Grand Prize Includes Airfare and Hotel Accommodations

(OAKLAND, CA; October 3, 2016)—Cost Plus World Market® ( is excited to collaborate with the Country Music Association to send one winner and their guest to “The 50th Annual CMA Awards” in Nashville, TN on November 2, 2016. Now through October 21, 2016, country music fans can enter for a chance to win at*. In addition to two tickets to the awards show, the grand prize includes airfare, hotel accommodations at the Gaylord Opryland Resort, and a $1,000 World Market gift card.

Country Music’s Biggest Night™ will be hosted by Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood and broadcasted live from the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee, on Wednesday, November 2, 2016 (8:00-11:00 PM/ET) on the ABC Television Network. “The 50th Annual CMA Awards” will celebrate its golden anniversary with dozens of performances, one-of-a-kind collaborations and countless special moments.

Can’t make it to the show? Cost Plus World Market has everything you need to host a viewing party they won’t forget! Known for its wide selection of savory snacks, sweet treats, craft beers and imported wines, and tabletop serveware, including stoneware bowls and plates, embossed trays, and flatware, the specialty retailer has just about everything you need to enjoy watching the show from home.

And, it’s not too early to start thinking about the upcoming entertaining season. Cost Plus World Market stores are filled with everything one needs for the holidays, including unique décor and gift-giving options to fit his or her space, lifestyle and budget.

*Full sweepstakes rules and guidelines and can be found at

To stay up to date on all of Cost Plus World Market’s current promotions, collections, and events, follow us on,,,, and

About the CMA Awards

The first “CMA Awards Banquet and Show” was held in 1967. The following year, the CMA Awards was broadcast for the first time – making it the longest running, annual music awards program on network television. The Awards have aired on ABC since 2006. ABC will be the network home of the CMA Awards and CMA’s other two television properties, “CMA Music Festival: Country’s Night to Rock” and “CMA Country Christmas,” through 2021.

About Cost Plus World Market

Cost Plus World Market ( operates 277 stores in 36 states and the District of Columbia under the World Market® and Cost Plus World Market® trademarks. The stores feature an ever-changing selection of casual home décor and furniture, housewares, gifts, jewelry, decorative accessories, over 500 international wines, gourmet foods, and beverages offered at affordable prices and imported from more than 50 countries. Many items are unique and exclusive to World Market and are regularly supplied by an international network of individual and regional artisans developed over the Company’s more than 50 years in the import business.

  1. # #