Wheel of Fortune’s Wheelmobile
The Wheelmobile rolls into FRESNO in search of contestants to play on "wheel of fortune," america’s #1 syndicated series
WHAT: Wheel of Fortune’s Wheelmobile, the show’s promotional vehicle, will be in Fresno in search of good game players who are energetic, enthusiastic and fun. Viewers interested in being a contestant on an upcoming episode are invited to attend. Fans will have the opportunity to fill out an application, have his or her name drawn at random to play a simulated version of the game onstage, win unique prizes and be evaluated as a potential contestant for the broadcast version of the show.
WHERE: Saturday & Sunday, March 19th & 20th River Park Shopping Center*
12 PM – 4 PM 70 El Camino
Fresno, CA 93720
* The event will take place on the Via Del Rio pathway, located on the North side of the Borders store. Convenient parking for the event will be available in the lot located at the corner of La Entrada and East Nees Avenue. In the event of inclement weather, the event will move inside the space located between Ann Taylor Loft and White House Black Market.
Staff members from the Wheel of Fortune promotions team will begin handing out applications one hour before each show begins. Searches will be held at 12 PM, 1:30 PM and 3 PM, with each show lasting about an hour. Everyone who attends the event will be able to submit an application. Participants will be selected to come to the stage and audition via a random draw.
WHY: “The Wheelmobile tour gives us the opportunity to present local viewers with a unique and personal experience with the show. It’s a way for us to thank our viewers for their long-term support, and for making the show #1.” - Executive Producer Harry Friedman
v The majority of contestants who appear on Wheel of Fortune come out to Wheelmobile events in their hometowns.
v Since its inception in 1999, the Wheelmobile has logged over 250,000 miles and has visited over 175 cities
v Over 750,000 Wheel of Fortune fans have attended Wheelmobile events