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Atlanta: Atlanta Canvas (#802H) Duration: 27:16 STEREO TVPG

Following the six degrees of separation ... one artist introduces viewers to the next, each showing the world their Atlanta, its strength of creative collaboration and camaraderie. Camille Love, the creative director for Art with the Mayor's Office, introduces viewers to artist Fahamu Pecou, who has created a name for his personalized expression in modernistic art; Famaou introduces DJ/Producer Kemit, considered a godfather of Atlanta's house music scene, who creates on screen his recordings of "Sounds of Atlanta"; Michael Haverty of 7 Stages Theatre shows his theater and performing arts venue in Atlanta; and finally Mark Jacob's of Elliott Street Deli & Pub introduces the film side of the Castleberry Hill neighborhood.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Fri, Dec 22, 2017 -- 11:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sat, Dec 23, 2017 -- 5:30am Remind me

Peru: Lima Original (#803H) Duration: 25:54 STEREO TVPG

Hosts Alvaro Fernandez and Jacob Edgar meet in Lima, Pera to explore the different sights, sounds, and tastes of one of the most intriguing and exotic countries in South America. In the cosmopolitan capital of Lima they explore the rational Lima, the amazing cuisines that the city is famous for and the music of a Peruvian legend.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Fri, Jan 5, 2018 -- 11:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sat, Jan 6, 2018 -- 5:30am Remind me

Peru: Paracas (#804H) Duration: 26:41 STEREO TVPG

Co-host Alvaro takes Jacob into the desert of Paracas to follow the Nazca Lines, explore the origins of Afro-Peruvian music, the Peruvian Galapagos, and the soft white sand dunes of Paracas.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Fri, Jan 12, 2018 -- 11:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sat, Jan 13, 2018 -- 5:30am Remind me

Peru: Amazon (#805H) Duration: 27:12 STEREO TVPG

Co-host Alvaro takes Jacob into Iquitos and on a boat cruise all along the Amazon, where they experience first-hand the beauty of the Amazon and life on the Amazon in style. From high-end cuisine to the most fantastic excursions they come to realize that the Amazon is a life giver of our Earth.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Fri, Jan 19, 2018 -- 11:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sat, Jan 20, 2018 -- 5:30am Remind me

Peru: Contemporary Lima (#806H) Duration: 26:06 STEREO TVPG

The funky new Lima is vibrant, colorful and rhythmic. Co-host Alvaro is a rock star in Peru and the young Lima is seen through his eyes. From meeting his friends in music, viewers experience Lima off the tourist grid through the life of a 'trendsetter'.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Fri, Jan 26, 2018 -- 11:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sat, Jan 27, 2018 -- 5:30am Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    • KQED will no longer broadcast the KQEH signal from Monument Peak Tower effective 1/5/2018

      KQED will be removing its over-the-air television signal from the Monument Peak Tower in the San Jose area on January 5, 2018 (Note: this maintenance was previously scheduled for December 15, 2017). KQED will now broadcast our full suite of channels (KQED 9, KQED Plus, KQED World and PBS Kids) on Channel 9 and 54 […]

    • KQED LIFE OFF AIR Friday, December 15

      KQED will no longer offer the KQED Life channel beginning Friday, December 15. Several of the most popular exercise, cooking and lifestyle programs exclusive to KQED Life will now be scheduled on KQED Plus and KQED 9, where they can be experienced by more viewers. View/Download Schedule

    • Scheduled Maintenance 8/21-8/25

      Next week, Sutro Tower will be switching most stations to their auxiliary antennas. KQED TV will be at half power on the lower auxiliary antenna, this will affect some of our Over The Air viewers. Maintenance is scheduled on August 21-25 from 9am through 4pm daily. Thank you for your patience!

To view previous issues and how they were resolved, go to our TV Technical Issues page.

KQED DTV Channels

KQED 9, KQET

KQED 9 / KQET

Channels 9.1, 54.2, 25.1
XFINITY 9 and HD 709
Wave, DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQED, or as KQET in the 831 area code.
Outstanding PBS programming, KQED original productions, and more.

All HD programs

KQED Plus, KQET

KQED Plus / KQEH

Channels 54.1, 9.2, 25.2
XFINITY 10 and HD 710
Wave, DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQEH
KQED Plus, formerly KTEH.
Unique programs including the best British dramas, mysteries, and comedies.

PBS Kids

PBS Kids

Channel 54.4, 25.4, and 9.4
XFINITY 192 (Monterey/Salinas 372 and Sacramento/Fairfield 391)
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Quality children's programming. Live streaming 24/7 at pbskids.org.

KQED World

KQED World

Channel 9.3, 54.3 and 25.3
XFINITY 190 Monterey/Salinas 371 and Sacramento/Fairfield 390)
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Thought-provoking television — public affairs, local and world events, nature, history, and science.