• Air date: 14 Oct '15 19 episodes
      Have you been building up a collection of Americana over the past 50 years or so? If so, then Mike Wolfe and Frank Fritz may pay you a visit one day. The Midwestern pickers travel across America in search of rare artifacts and national treasures that they can buy from the collectors they visit and then sell in their antiques shops or, in some cases, put in their personal collections. They often have to dig through boxes or piles filled with items that have accumulated over the years, which are
  • List of Episodes (19)
    • 1. Like Father, Like Daughter

      14 Oct '15
      A retired auctioneer and his daughter have haggling in their blood; Mike has eyes for a long-sought 1930s Cord convertible.
    • 2. Can't Catch a Break

      21 Oct '15
      While Mike makes deal after deal, Frank hits a road block with a straight-talking Wisconsin collector who won’t budge on prices.
    • 3. The Superfan

      28 Oct '15
      Mike makes a big league offer on an ultra-rare vintage Edison invention, and a mega stash of beer-related memorabilia stokes Frank's Oktoberfest mojo.
    • 4. Oddities & Commodities

      04 Nov '15
      The guys brave a collection that sends chills up the spine at a former gas station transformed into an eccentric home.
    • 5. Beetle in a Haystack

      11 Nov '15
      A lead on an ultra-rare VW beetle turns out to be a true barn find, but it’ll take a heavy metal move to bring it home.
    • 6. Biggest Buys

      18 Nov '15
      The top 12 big ticket items that Mike and Frank ever picked.
    • 7. Best of the 60s

      25 Nov '15
      Mike and Frank look back at their best picks from the 1960s, including a meeting with Captain Kirk and a seat in the original Batmobile.
    • 8. Best of the 70s

      02 Dec '15
      The guys take a trip down memory lane in this special episode featuring the grooviest picks from the disco decade.
    • 9. Toughest Digs

      09 Dec '15
      Mike and Frank look back on their trickiest excavations ever, including relics buried underground and awesome finds trapped under mountains of junk.
    • 10. Have Yourself a Merry Pickers Christmas

      16 Dec '15
      Mike tries to get Frank into the Christmas spirit while exploring two super packed picks.
    • 11. Who's the Rarest of Them All

      06 Jan '16
      The guys find themselves in Studebaker heaven, and visit a designer with the rarest collection in the Midwest.
    • 12. On the Road Again

      13 Jan '16
      Mike takes an epic Route 66 road trip in an antique convertible to bring the car back to the widow of its previous owner. But the 1930s classic may not make it through the 600 mile journey.
    • 13. What's Inside the Vault?

      20 Jan '16
      When the guys visit a woman overwhelmed by an incredible inheritance, she opens the doors to a secret vault. And they meet their match in an 80-year-old rebel who speeds a mini bike around his massive property.
    • 14. This One Stings

      27 Jan '16
      Mike makes a mistake in Indiana, and while the guys get a warm reception from a carnie collector in Ohio, the pick brings an unexpected sting.
    • 15. Full Speedo Ahead

      03 Feb '16
      The guys visit a man with a puzzling nickname who hasn't thrown away anything since the 1950s, and isn't willing to start now. And he isn't shy about flaunting his favorite underwear, which comes as a shock to Mike and Frank.
    • 16. Jersey's Jackpot

      10 Feb '16
      When the guys do a favor for a friend, what seems like a raw deal becomes a surprising win-win situation. Plus, they get behind a locked door that hasn't been opened in decades.
    • 17. A Few Good Junk Men

      17 Feb '16
      The guys stumble on the mother lode of Americana in Maryland. Then, a former garbage man's trash is a real treasure.
    • 18. Frank's Birthday

      24 Feb '16
      Frank celebrates his birthday with a picking bonanza. Plus, the guys make a woman's dream come true by brokering a deal to honor her deceased husband.
    • 19. Signs of a Struggle

      02 Mar '16
      Mike struggles to free a massive vintage sign from a tight corner, then the guys strike an impossible deal with the "Sign Boss." Back in Iowa, Danielle joins Frank for a final joyride in a 1956 Chevy.