BOSTON, Mass. – “Antiques Roadshow,” PBS’s most-watched ongoing primetime series, is offering one lucky fan a “Golden Ticket” experience. The series, which officially closed general ticketing on April 8, is offering “Golden Ticket” Sweepstakes entrants the chance to win a VIP trip for two to this summer’s event in Richmond, Virginia, including a backstage tour and a chance to have their attic treasures appraised. Enter to win now through July 31, 2013, at pbs.org/roadshowsweeps.
“The lucky person who wins the special golden ticket will have the keys to the ultimate
Roadshow experience,” said “Antiques Roadshow” Executive Producer Marsha Bemko. “For the first time, we’ll be bringing a fan and his or her guest to one of our events for the chance to see the inner workings of the show, go behind the scenes to meet the appraisers, and see if their favorite yard sale find is America’s next hidden treasure.”
The grand prize includes:
• Round-trip economy-class airfare or ground transportation (depending upon the winner’s residence, at administrator’s discretion) for two adults to Richmond, Virginia
• Hotel accommodation (one standard room, double occupancy) for two consecutive nights in Richmond
•Personal appraisal estimates of your antiques (up to four items each) by “Roadshow” experts
• Two “Antiques Roadshow” gift bags.
The 2013 “Antiques Roadshow” “Golden Ticket” Sweepstakes can be entered up to one time each day until July 31, 2013. One grand prize winner will be selected by random drawing; no purchase necessary. Must be 18 or older. Travel must occur on Aug. 16 and 18, 2013. Information on how to enter and the official sweepstakes rules can be found at pbs.org/roadshowsweeps. Void where prohibited. For more information about “Roadshow’s” visit to Richmond, check out http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/roadshow/cities/richmond_event.html.