via press release:
CBS’s “THE PRICE IS RIGHT” ANNOUNCES ADDITIONAL CITIES FOR ITS NATIONWIDE CONTESTANT SEARCH
New York, Minneapolis, Philadelphia and Pittsburgh Join the Search
THE PRICE IS RIGHT added cities to its nationwide contestant search, which now includes New York, Minneapolis, Philadelphia and Pittsburgh. The search, which kicked off June 19, has already visited Boston, Cleveland, Detroit and San Francisco.
Two participants will be selected from each location to fly to Los Angeles and attend a taping of the legendary game show starting in fall 2010. A bidder’s spot on Contestants’ Row will be guaranteed to one of the two participants, who will learn if they are selected to “come on down” when they hear their name called during the show’s taping.
The additional searches are as follows:
Tuesday, August 10: New York WCBS-TV www.wcbstv.com/contests
Empire City Casino at Yonkers Raceway 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM
810 Yonkers Avenue
Yonkers, NY 10704
Sunday, August 22: Minneapolis WCCO-TV www.wcco.com/contests
Black Bear Casino 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
1785 Highway 210
Carlton, MN 55718
Thursday, August 26: Philadelphia KYW-TV www.cbs3.com
Resorts Casino Hotel 2:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Atlantic City, NJ 08401
Tuesday, August 31: Pittsburgh KDKA-TV www.kdka.com
Rivers Casino 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM
One Gateway Center
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
All entrants must be legal U.S. residents, aged 18 and over. Official rules can be found on each individual station’s Web site; upcoming schedules will be posted at www.cbs.com and www.priceisright.com.
THE PRICE IS RIGHT, the longest-running game show in television history, is hosted by Drew Carey. Produced by FremantleMedia North America, THE PRICE IS RIGHT is broadcast weekdays (11:00 AM-12:00 Noon, ET; 10:00-11:00 AM, PT) on the CBS Television Network.
On the Web: http://www.cbs.com/daytime/the_price_is_right/