Posted by: Craig Woolheater on June 2nd, 2013
I thought your blog followers would be interested to know that the Travel Channel’s new series Rock My RV will change a Ford 350 truck into the ultimate Bigfoot hunter. The episode will air Sunday, June 2, 2013 at 9PM EDT. Hope you tune in and set your DVRs!
Big Foot Hunter
Original Airdate | Sunday, June 02, 2013
Bret and his team help a father and his son transform their beat up 1980′s ambulance into a high-tech, fully customized, Big-Foot-hunting RV, complete with satellite tracking, digital camouflage and a state-of-the-art thermal imaging system.
via press release:
“ROCK MY RV WITH BRET MICHAELS: EPIC RV GIVEAWAY CONTEST” LAUNCHES ON TRAVELCHANNEL.COM BEGINNING MONDAY, JUNE 3
Online Contest to Complement New Original Series “Rock My RV With Bret Michaels” – Premiering on Sunday, May 26 at 9:00 PM ET/PT
A Lucky Fan Will Win an RV Custom-Built and Designed By Bret Michaels and his Team PLUS An Appearance On The Series’ Season Finale
CHEVY CHASE, MD (May 20, 2013) – Travel Channel’s new original series “Rock My RV with Bret Michaels” is hooking up one lucky fan with the ultimate prize: a shockingly luxurious RV custom-built and designed by Michaels and his “Rock My RV” design team, PLUS an appearance on the show’s special one-hour finale. Beginning Monday, June 3, fans can log onto www.TravelChannel.com and enter the “Rock My RV with Bret Michaels: Epic RV Giveaway Contest” for their chance to win this unprecedented opportunity. The contest runs from Monday, June 3 through Monday, July 15. The grand prize RV is being provided by Camping World Inc., the presenting sponsor of the “Epic RV Giveaway Contest,” as well as the series.
As in the series, Michaels and the design team will overhaul and customize a mystery RV into a “rocked out” coach ready to hit the road in style – an over-the-top transformation that includes never-before-attempted design elements. To enter, fans must submit an original video, no more than two minutes in length, explaining why they want this RV. Three finalists will win a trip to Los Angeles to take part in the show’s finale episode, where they will witness the unveiling of the transformed vehicle and one lucky winner will be handed the keys. TravelChannel.com will feature additional web-exclusive material, including behind-the-scenes elements of the RV build. For more insider news and content, follow Travel Channel and “Rock My RV with Bret Michaels” on Twitter (@travelchannel, #RockMyRV) and Facebook.
The new original series “Rock My RV with Bret Michaels” premieres on Sunday, May 26 at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT with back-to-back episodes, as part of Travel Channel’s “We Are Summer” multiplatform programming campaign. Each of the sixteen episodes (15 half-hours; one-hour finale) will feature rock icon and RV enthusiast Bret Michaels as he, along with a design team including master fabricator Bodie Stroud and lead builder Jake Scott, transform dilapidated RVs into the most luxurious, over-the-top, insane motor coaches on the road. The high-octane and innovative new series showcases Michaels, a hands-on RV aficionado and the ultimate road dog, like you’ve never seen him before, sharing his passion and expertise with travelers and RV fans everywhere.
“Rock My RV with Bret Michaels” is produced by BCII Productions for Travel Channel. For BCII, the executive producers are Bud Brutsman and Bret Michaels. For Travel Channel, the executive producer is Patrick McManamee.
TRAVEL CHANNEL (http://www.travelchannel.com) is a multiplatform travel lifestyle brand with the core mission of providing inspiring and compelling programming that takes viewers beyond their everyday destinations, making the unfamiliar familiar, whether it’s around the world or around the block. A dual feed network that is also available in HD, Travel Channel is the world’s leading travel media brand, and is available in over 94 million U.S. cable homes. Owned and operated by Scripps Networks Interactive (NYSE: SNI), Travel Channel has offices in Chevy Chase, MD, and New York, NY. Scripps Networks Interactive (NYSE: SNI) also owns and operates HGTV, DIY Network, Food Network, Cooking Channel and Great American Country.