BOSTON —”Antiques Roadshow” has announced its Summer 2012 Tour destinations: Boston; Myrtle Beach, S.C.; Rapid City, S.D.; Cincinnati; Corpus Christi, Texas; and Seattle.
Programs recorded in those locations will make up Roadshow’s 17th broadcast season on PBS, airing in 2013.
“Antiques Roadshow turns seventeen in 2013,” said Roadshow executive producer Marsha Bemko “… we couldn’t be more excited or grateful for having reached this milestone. We’ll be inviting almost 40,000 fans to celebrate with us this summer as we travel across the country.”
Roadshow’s 2012 Tour features a series of local events at which top appraisers offer the public free evaluations of antiques and collectibles—revealing the often surprising history and value of these items.
Antiques Roadshow 2012 filming locations and dates include:
Boston – June 9, 2012
Myrtle Beach, SC – June 23, 2012
Rapid City, SD – July 14, 2012
Cincinnati – July 21, 2012
Corpus Christi, Texas – Aug. 4, 2012
Seattle – Aug. 18, 2012
Admission to Antiques Roadshow events is free, but tickets are required and must be obtained in advance. Ticket applications and complete ticketing rules are available on the Antiques Roadshow tickets page or by calling toll-free 1-888-762-3749.
Ticket applications must be received by April 16, 2012. Tickets will be awarded by random drawing. Additional Antiques Roadshow ticket information about the summer 2012 tour is available.
This year’s broadcast lineup, with host Mark L. Walberg, kicked off from Tulsa, Okla., with the highest-value treasure ever seen on Antiques Roadshow: a collection of late 17th/early 18th-century Chinese carved rhinoceros horn cups valued by Lark Mason at between $1 million and $1.5 million.
Visit the ‘Antiques Roadshow’ online for more details.
More ‘Antiques Roadshow’ articles from Antique Trader:
- My excellent ‘Roadshow’ adventure
- A behind-the-camera look at ‘Antiques Roadshow’
- Cheeseheads welcome Antiques Roadshow
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