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.

  • January 31 at 10 a.m. — Packing Light & Right with Joan Robinson
  • January 31 at 12 p.m. — The Basque Region of Spain and France with Ruth Ann Rouse
  • February 7 at 10 a.m. — France with Michaelanne Jerome
  • February 7 at 12 p.m. — European Sleeps: Beyond Hotels and B&Bs with Kevin Williams
  • February 14 at 10 a.m. — Italy with Cameron Hewitt
  • February 14 at 12 p.m. — Walking Italy’s Way of St. Francis (Assisi to Rome) with Sheri Goodwin
  • February 21 at 10 a.m. — Packing Light & Right with Sarah Murdoch
  • February 21 at 12 p.m. — Berlin, Prague and Vienna with Robyn Stencil
  • February 26 at 6 p.m. — Turkey Q & A with Mary Ann Cameron
  • February 28 at 10 a.m. — Germany, Austria & Switzerland with Pat O'Connor
  • February 28 at 12 p.m. — Photographer's Eye with John Greengo

Edmonds Art Walk

February 19 5–8 p.m. — This installment features terra-cotta painting by Patrick Noe.

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 on Public Radio KUOW 94.9 FM

This Sunday, February 1 at 8 p.m. — Convent Inns of Italy; Travels with the Band; Protecting the Pacific

"Rick Steves' Europe" on KCTS Channel 9

  • Tuesday, January 27 at 7:30 p.m. — Berlin
  • Saturday, January 31 at 11:00 a.m. — Hidden Europe II
  • Saturday, January 31 at 1:00 p.m. — Classic Paris

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

  • Tuesday, January 27 at 7:30 p.m. — Naples and Pompeii
  • Wednesday, January 28 at 7:30 p.m. — Italy's Amalfi Coast
  • Thursday, January 29 at 7:30 p.m. — Milan and Lake Como
  • Friday, January 30 at 7:30 p.m. — Tuscany's Dolce Vita
  • Saturday, January 31 at 1:00 p.m. — Edinburgh
  • Sunday, February 1 at 7:30 p.m. — Edinburgh
  • Monday, February 2 at 7:30 p.m. — Italy's Great Hill Towns
  • Tuesday, February 3 at 7:30 p.m. — Vienna

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

  • January 27, 7:00 p.m. "The Holy Land" at The University of Puget Sound’s Schneebeck Hall with Immanuel Presbyterian Church, Free, Tacoma, WA
  • January 30, 7:00 p.m. "An Evening with Rick Steves" at Trinity Lutheran Church in support of Esperanza International, Lynnwood, WA
  • 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 3, 7:00 p.m. "Europe Through the Back Door" with Waubonsee Community College, Sugar Grove, IL
  • March 4, 5:30 p.m. "Rick Steves’ Meet and Greet" with WTTW, Chicago, IL
  • March 5, 6:00 p.m. “Broadening Your Global Perspective Through Travel” at Christ Church Cathedral with Brazos Bookstore and Houston Public Media, Houston, TX
  • March 6, 8:00 p.m. "Travel as a Political Act" at Bailey Hall with Broward College, Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • March 7–8, Various times and topics at the Washington Convention Center with Travel & Adventure Show, Washington, DC
  • March-May, Rick travels to Italy, Greece, Portugal and France
  • July-August, Rick travels to England, Ireland and Germany
  • October, Rick travels to Egypt