Upcoming Events

Rick Steves' Europe puts on lots of events (often free) in the Seattle area and beyond. Here's the latest:

Free Travel Classes in Edmonds

Rick Steves' Europe hosts free travel classes every week in Edmonds, WA. (Saturday 10 a.m. classes held at Edmonds Theater unless otherwise posted, Saturday 12 p.m. and Thursday 6 p.m. classes held at our Travel Center.) Registration is required.

  • October 20 at 5 p.m. — Art I-III: Ancient and Medieval  (500 BC-1400), Renaissance and Baroque (1400-1800) and Neoclassical to Modern (1800-2014) with Rick Steves
  • October 23 at 5 p.m. — Art I-III: Ancient and Medieval  (500 BC-1400), Renaissance and Baroque (1400-1800) and Neoclassical to Modern (1800-2014) with Rick Steves
  • October 25 at 10 a.m. — Croatia & Slovenia with Cameron Hewitt
  • October 25 at 12 p.m. — Berlin, Prague and Vienna with Robyn Stencil
  • October 30 at 6 p.m. — Hosteling: Not Just for Youth Anymore with Kevin Williams
  • November 1 — European Travel Festival
  • November 6 at 6 p.m. — Budapest & Hungary with Cameron Hewitt
  • November 8 at 10 a.m. — Reykjavik Highlights: 48 Hours In Iceland with Kevin Williams
  • November 8 at 12 p.m. — Spain & Portugal Q & A with Rich Earl
  • November 13 at 6 p.m. — Barcelona with Dave Hoerlein
  • November 15 at 10 a.m. — Belgium & Holland with Keith Stickelmaier
  • November 15 at 12 p.m. — European Travel Skills Q & A with Heather Locke
  • November 20at 6 p.m. — Rome Beyond the Basics: Art & History with Don De Santis
  • November 22 at 10 a.m. — Village Italy with Heidi Van Sewell
  • November 22 at 12 p.m. — Sicily with Mary Ann Cameron
  • November 29 at 10 a.m. — Photographing Your Italy Tripwith Chris Luczyk
  • November 29 at 12 p.m. — Travel as a Volunteer with Joyce Major

Edmonds Art Walk

November 20 5–8 p.m. —  This month, we're featuring the fine art of Lisa Snow Lady. Her work on display will feature Turkey in watercolor and ink.

We display artists featuring European destinations. If you're interested in displaying your art, please contact Jennifer@ricksteves.com. In addition, we offer a free travel class that evening.

Travel with Rick Steves Saturdays at 2 p.m. on Public Radio KUOW 94.9 FM

This Saturday, October 25 at 2 p.m. —  Pirates of the Carolinas; Faeries of Ireland; Ghosts of San Francisco

"Rick Steves' Europe" on KCTS Channel 9

  • Tuesday, October 21 at 7:30 p.m. — France's Loire: Château Country
  • Tuesday, October 28 at 7:30 p.m. — Paris Side-Trips 
  • Wednesday, October 29 at 7:00 p.m. — Rick Steves' The Holy Land: Israelis and Palestinians Today

"Rick Steves' Europe" on KCTS CREATE Comcast Channel 336 or Digital 9.3

  • Tuesday, October 21 at 7:30 p.m. — Istanbul
  • Wednesday, October 22 at 7:30 p.m. — Iran: Tehran and Side Trips 
  • Thursday, October 23 at 7:30 p.m. — Iran's Historic Capitals 
  • Friday, October 24 at 7:30 p.m. — Croatia: Adriatic Delights
  • Saturday, October 25 at 1:00 p.m. — Denmark Beyond Copenhagen 
  • Sunday, October 26 at 7:30 p.m. — Denmark Beyond Copenhagen
  • Monday, October 27 at 7:30 p.m. — Dubrovnik and Balkan Side-Trips
  • Tuesday, October 28 at 7:30 p.m. — The Best of Slovenia

Visit our Travel Center in Edmonds

Enjoy our free travel library, railpass resources, travel gear store, and affordable trip consulting services!

Rick's Lectures & Travels

  • October 14, 7:30 p.m. "Tips and Lessons From a Lifetime of Travel" at the Morrison Center with Idaho Public Television, Boise, ID
  • October 17, 6:30 p.m. "Travel as a Political Act" at the Breen Center for the Performing Arts with IPM, Cleveland, OH
  • October 20, 5:00 p.m. "Art For Travelers" at the Travel Center with Rick Steves’ Europe, Edmonds, WA
  • October 23, 5:00 p.m. "Art For Travelers" at the Travel Center with Rick Steves’ Europe, Edmonds, WA
  • October 25, 2:00 p.m. "Europe Through the Back Door" at the Victoria Conference Centre with KCTS9, Victoria, BC
  • October 26, 2:00 p.m. "Europe Through the Back Door" at the Roundhouse Community Arts Center with KCTS9, Vancouver, BC
  • October 28, 7:30 p.m. "Israelis and Palestinians Today" at Town Hall, Seattle, WA
  • November 1, Various times and topics at the European Travel Festival with Rick Steves' Europe, Edmonds, WA
  • November 6, "European Travel Skills" at the Broadway Performance Hall with AARP, Seattle, WA
  • November 12, 8:00 p.m. "Rick Steves' Europe" at Ferguson Hall with Starz Center, Tampa, FL
  • November 15, 10:00 a.m. “Europe Through the Back Door” at the North Charleston Coliseum with South Carolina ETV. Call 1-800-256-8535 for tickets. Charleston, SC 
  • December 1, 6:30 p.m. "European Travel Skills" at the Salt Lake Public Library with KUED, Salt Lake City, UT
  • December 3, 8:00 p.m. "European Travel Skills" with the Paramount Theatre, Austin, TX
  • February 7–8, Various times and topics at the Santa Clara Convention Center with Travel & Adventure Show, Santa Clara, CA
  • February 14–15, Various times and topics at the San Diego Convention Center with Travel & Adventure Show, San Diego, CA
  • February 21–22, Various times and topics at the Long Beach Convention Center with Travel & Adventure Show, Long Beach, CA
  • March 7–8, Various times and topics at the Washington Convention Center with Travel & Adventure Show, Washington, DC