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Rick Steves tour guides flock to Edmonds


Last updated 1/22/2019 at Noon

Edmonds is flooded with Rick Steves tour guides in advance of "Rick Steves Test Drive: A Tour Guide," on Saturday. Classes are free.

You might see a few more out-of-towners than usual over the next few days.

As of today, Jan. 22, 120 of Rick Steves' European tour guides are roaming the streets of Edmonds.

They are here for the annual Rick Steves Tour Guide Summit, a week-long series of workshops and meetings that gets all the guides ready for a busy season of European tours.

The week will cap off with Saturday’s “Test Drive a Tour Guide” – a full day of travel classes held at the Edmonds Center for the Arts, North Sound Center and Edmonds Theater.

The classes are free and are almost full, but there are a f...

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