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.

  • April 17 at 6 p.m. — Amsterdam with Tom Griffin
  • April 19 at 10 a.m. — Women's Seminar: Packing Light & Right with Joan Robinson
  • April 19 at 11:30 p.m. — Women's Seminar: Traveling Solo with Lisa Friend
  • April 19 at 1 p.m. —  Women's Seminar: Traveling Healthy in Europe with Ava Waits
  • April 24 at 6 p.m. — Scotland with Julia Reams-Giersch
  • April 26 at 10 a.m. — Village Italy with Heidi Van Sewell
  • April 26 at 12 p.m. — Beginning Italian for Travelers with Graz Palumbo-Perry
  • May 1 at 6 p.m. — Prague with Cameron Hewitt
  • May 3 at 10 a.m. — Turkey with Mary Ann Cameron
  • May 3 at 12 p.m. — Greece with Gretchen Strauch
  • May 8 at 6 p.m. — European Sleeps: Beyond Hotels and B&Bs with Kevin Williams
  • May 10 at 10 a.m. — Portugal with Rich Earl
  • May 10 at 12 p.m. — Barcelona with Dave Hoerlein
  • May 15 at 6 p.m. — Florence with Casey Gould
  • May 17 at 10 a.m. — Paris with Keith Stickelmaier
  • May 17 at 12 p.m. — Austrian Highlights with Kevin Williams
  • May 22 at 6 p.m. — Best of the Adriatic with Cynthia Ballard
  • May 24 at 12 p.m. — Traveling with a Tablet or Smartphone with Heather Locke
  • May 29 at 6 p.m. — Beginning German for Travelers with Stefanie Bielekova
  • May 31 at 10 a.m. — Packing Light & Right with Joan Robinson
  • May 31 at 12 p.m. — Beginning Italian for Travelers: Part 1 with Graz Palumbo-Perry
  • May 31 at 2 p.m. — Beginning Italian for Travelers: Part 2 with Graz Palumbo-Perry

Edmonds Art Walk

April 17 5–8 p.m. —  Margaret Hemmen shares her paintings inspired by her photographs of favorite moments, landscapes and locations in Europe. A musician and a Rick Steves guide for many years, she's thrilled to explore Europe further through painting.

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, April 19 at 2 p.m. —  Disappearing Places and Art in Place in the Americas; Sacred New Mexico

"Rick Steves' Europe" on KCTS Channel 9

  • Tuesday, April 15 at 7:00 p.m. — Stockholm
  • Friday, April 18 at 1:30 p.m. — Denmark Beyond Copenhagen
  • Monday, April 21 at 1:30 p.m. — Istanbul

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

  • Tuesday, April 15 at 7:30 p.m. — Cinque Terre: Italy's Hidden Riviera
  • Wednesday, April 16 at 7:30 p.m. — Amsterdam and Dutch Side Trips
  • Thursday, April 17 at 7:30 p.m. — Prague and the Czech Republic
  • Friday, April 18 at 7:30 p.m. — Dublin and Mystical Side Trips
  • Saturday, April 19 at 7:30 p.m. — Siena and Assisi: Italy's Grand Hill Towns
  • Sunday, April 20 at 7:30 p.m. — Siena and Assisi: Italy's Grand Hill Towns
  • Monday, April 21 at 7:30 p.m. — South Ireland: Waterford to the Ring of Kerry
  • Tuesday, April 22 at 7:30 p.m. — The Best of West Ireland: Dingle, Galway and the Aran Islands

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

  • April 9–17: Research in Lisbon, Porto and Coimbra, Portugal.
  • April 18–21: Research in Barcelona, Spain.
  • April 22–May 3: Filming in Verona, Padua, Ravenna and Cinque Terre, Italy.
  • May: Best of Europe in 21 days!
  • June 19–30: Research in the Rhine area, Germany.
  • July 1–13: Filming in the Netherlands.
  • July 15–26: Research in Stockholm, Oslo and Bergen.
  • July 28–Aug 6: Filming in Prague and Berlin.
  • Aug 8–Aug 15: Research in Krakow, Warsaw and Gdansk.