The first official function for appraisers each tour weekend is the 5 o'clock appraiser meeting that happens on Fridays where Executive Producer Marsha Bemko reviews procedures and talks about things that are unique to each city stop. Many appraisers take advantage of the local attractions by coming in early on Thursday and then spending the day Friday touring the city.
Antiques Roadshow - Baton Rouge, City #6
Friday July 26
Morning: Welcome to Baton Rouge
Huey Long Museum inside the Old State House, Baton Rouge.
Afternoon: Nottoway Plantation Trip with ARS Appraisers
Saturday July 27
Morning: Welcome to the Antiques Roadshow at the Baton Rouge River Center. Now it's all business as the appraisers must be in their seats and ready to go by 7:30am to prepare for the first guests to arrive with their 8am tickets.
chance to have the Roadshow appraisers view their treasures.
Afternoon: Good Crowd & Some Great Finds
51 "formal" appraisals in the center of the hall.