Rick Steves European Easter to air March 27 on OETA-HD
The Oklahoma Educational Television Authority (OETA) airs an Easter Sunday special with American author and European travel expert Rick Steves. Rick Steves’ European Easter debuts Sunday, March 27, at 4 p.m. CT on OETA-HD.
Taking you on a spring journey through Spain, Slovenia, Italy and Greece, Rick Steves’ European Easter celebrates this 2,000-year-old story in a variety of cultures. Feel the emotion of this special time as the Passion of Christ unfolds during Holy Week. Steves joins Andalusians carrying parade floats, Greek priests tossing showers of flower petals, and villagers blessing olive branches, plus feasting, fireworks and more. Exploring a rich and fascinating mix of traditions — from its pagan roots to its glorious finale — Rick Steves’ European Easter sheds new light on this timeless holiday.