Junkin' with Val and Dave

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Junkin' with Val and Dave
Created by Dave Bird
Written by Dave Bird
Directed by Rod Howell
Starring Val Myers
Dave Bird
Country of origin United States
No. of seasons 4
No. of episodes 72
Producer(s) Dave Bird
Camera setup Single-camera
Running time 30 minutes
Original channel Turner South
Picture format 480i (SDTV)
Original run July 12, 2003 (2003-07-12) – May 2006 (2006-05)

Junkin' with Val and Dave was a television show which aired on the Turner South cable network. The program was Turner South's highest rated original production.[1]

The show followed hosts Val Myers and Dave Bird (who was also the show's creator and executive producer) as they traveled throughout the Southeast visiting flea markets and yard sales, each episode based in a different city. During a typical program, Val and Dave chatted with sellers and bought merchandise they found interesting, then sold the items on Ebay and donated the money to charity. Auction results were broadcast in subsequent episodes.


During its four seasons in production, the series won two Southeast Regional Emmy Awards:

  • 2004: Outstanding Achievement: Television Programming Excellence, Entertainment Program (for episode #113, "Foley, Alabama")
  • 2006: Outstanding Achievement: Television Special Achievement Excellence, Interactivity


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