History Channel's "American Pickers" Head to SC
Thursday, January 5, 2012 5:22 PM by Mandi Engram
Got a barn full of stuff you want to get rid of? Know someone who does? History Channel's American Pickers are visiting South Carolina this winter -- and Mike and Frank want to hear from you! They're hitting the road and searching for barns, deserted buildings and basements.
Do you have music memorabilia, motorcycles, old signs, old rodeo items, sports collectibles, military items, casino tables, gas pumps, election memorabilia, Hawaiiana, antique guns, pedal cars, airline collectibles, distillery memorabilia, motor scooters, old toys, western gear, saloon items, classic cars, folk art, juke boxes, racing memorabilia, taxidermy, airstream trailers, bicycles, coin-operated machines, Route 66 memorabilia, vintage TV merchandise, vintage mechanical bull, collegiate collectibles or other rare collectible items?
Email your name and contact information to American Pickers at email@example.com or call 646-873-6528.
About American Pickers
Cineflix Inc. produces a documentary series called 'American Pickers' which explores the fascinating world of antique 'picking'. The fourth season premiered in December 2011 on the History Channel.
The high profile show follows two of the most skilled pickers in the business 'Mike Wolfe' and 'Frank Fritz' as they embark on an epic road trip across the US. The show offers a fascinating insight into what it's like to be the men on the ground who are on the frontlines of the antique industry. The show follows the pickers in their truck as they go on a mission in search of America's most fascinating and valuable antiques - treasures that have been long forgotten in junkyards and barns across the country. The team tracks down unique and interesting items from motorcycles, classic cars and bicycles to one-of-a-kind vintage memorabilia.
The series follows the highs and lows of the trade as our team gets their hands dirty in the search of weird and wonderful hidden treasures. The show examines how determination and amazing instincts drive the pickers to salvage the good junk from the bad junk. On the adventure our team meets fascinating characters along the way each with a story to tell about the history of their collection and their own lives. Mike and Frank bring the past to life and recycle America as they go. On the way, we explore how our pickers strike the ultimate deal and discover just what it takes to renovate and re-sell a newly found antique in a competitive market.