*THIS IS A VIRTUAL EVENT*
Join WJCT Public Media for “An Evening with Rick Steves.” Host of Rick Steves’ Europe on Jax PBS and Travel with Rick Steves on WJCT News 89.9, Rick will join WJCT Public Media’s President & CEO, David McGowan, for a dynamic, thought-provoking virtual conversation about his travels and advocacy.
Rick Steves is a popular public television host, a best-selling guidebook author, and an outspoken activist who encourages Americans to broaden their perspectives through travel. He is the founder and owner of Rick Steves’ Europe, a travel business with a tour program that brings more than 30,000 people to Europe annually. Rick spends about four months a year in Europe, researching guidebooks, fine-tuning his tour program, filming his TV show, and making new discoveries for travelers. He lives and works in his hometown of Edmonds, Washington, where his office window overlooks his old junior high school.
Other Rick Steves programs on Jax PBS include: Rick Steves’ Travel as a Political Act; Rick Steves’ Hunger & Hope: Lessons from Ethiopia & Guatemala; Rick Steves’ Cruising the Mediterranean; and Rick Steves’ Island Hopping Europe.
This event is sponsored in part by
Thursday, June 17, 2021
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm