Antiques Roadshow Is Coming To Richmond
PBS’ highest-rated ongoing primetime series Antiques Roadshow has announced its summer 2013 tour, which includes a stop at the Greater Richmond Convention Center on Saturday, August 17, 2013. Admission is free, but tickets are required and must be obtained in advance. To enter and see the complete rules event tickets, visit pbs.org/antiques or call 1.888.762.3749.
Three-thousand pairs of tickets will be awarded by a random drawing from all eligible entries. Ticket holders will be invited to bring two items for a free evaluation by experts from the world’s leading auction houses, independent appraisers, auctioneers and dealers. All ticket holders are guaranteed an appraisal, revealing the often surprising history and value of their antiques and collectibles. The taped program will be part of Roadshow’s 18th broadcast season, running January through May 2014.
In addition, “The Roadshow Furniture Roundup” is looking for large pieces of furniture within 50 miles of each tour location. Complete furniture submission rules are available online at pbs.org/antiques or by calling the information line at 1.888.762.3749.
Ticket applications and furniture submissions must be received by April 8, 2013. Some restrictions apply. Must be 18 or older. The complete rules can be found at pbs.org/antiques.
Antiques Roadshow is a 10-time Emmy Award-nominated series airs Mondays at 8:00 p.m. on WCVE PBS/WHTJ PBS.