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An Evening With Rick Steves: Europe Through The Back Door

The public television and radio host and author of over 50 guidebooks will be at the Buskirk-Chumley Theater in Bloomington on Saturday, March 16 at 7pm.

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Travel host Rick Steves will be at the Buskirk-Chumley Theater in Bloomington on Saturday, March 16 at 7pm.

Make the most of your next vacation.

Popular travel writer and public Radio and TV host Rick Steves will share what he’s learned in 30 years of travel during a special fundraising event:

Saturday, March 16 at 7pm

Buskirk-Chumley Theater

General admission tickets range from $20-$30 depending on location are available through the Buskirk-Chumley Theater Box-Office.

Special Meet & Greet tickets, including two seats in the center section (within the first 7 rows), two Meet & Greet Passes for a post-show reception, and a copy of Rick Steves’ book 2013 Europe Through the Backdoor are available when making a contribution of $180 to WTIU. You can make your $180 contribution here or by calling the WTIU Membership Office at (800) 662-3311. If making your donation online, enter $180 in the “Other” Amount field and click on the “More Gifts” link to choose the Meet & Greet package.

Rick Steves, public television host and author of over 50 guidebooks including the travel skills handbook, shares lessons he’s learned from a lifetime of travel. His entertaining, information-packed 90-minute slideshow lecture will teach you all the latest on stretching your travel dollar, avoiding crowds, packing smart, and eating and sleeping well. When he’s ripped off on the road, he celebrates, happy to go home and teach his traveling students about the latest scam. Learn from his mistakes rather than your own. After spending a third of his adult life living out of a rucksack in Europe, Rick knows exactly how you can enjoy maximum travel thrills for every mile, minute, and dollar in your next adventure.

Rick Steves’ Europe air on WTIU on Saturdays at 6pm.

Travel with Rick Steves air on WFIU on Sundays at 3pm.

More information on Rick Steves.

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