Upcoming Broadcasts:

Antigua and Barbuda (#702H) Duration: 26:35 STEREO TVPG

The beautiful Caribbean islands of Antigua and Barbuda tell a story of hospitality and culture, with music and journalist Mirissa Neff as the guide. She follows the trail across the islands to find the heartbeat of the country through its rhythms, and along the way she sample some of the amazing cuisine, experiences the vibrant countryside and the stunning oceans all around. From the sounds of calypso to the carnival celebrations, the pulse of Antigua and Barbuda is calling.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sat, Dec 10, 2016 -- 5:00am

Funky Nassau (#703H) Duration: 27:44 STEREO TVPG

Along with the young creatives of Nassau, experience a side of the capital that has never been seen before. The 'Birds of Paradise' push the creative edge of the Caribbean islands to a new era of entertainment. With Mirissa Neff, learn that once one steps off the tourist grid in Nassau, the Bahamian people are more vibrant than the very oceans that surround these islands.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Fri, Dec 16, 2016 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sat, Dec 17, 2016 -- 5:00am Remind me

Atlanta - A Music Voyager Special (#701H) Duration: 28:25 STEREO TVPG

Through the intersecting worlds of five amazing artists, one experiences a city's creative soul. From music superstar Janelle Monae and alternative hip-hop group Arrested Development, to the creative culinary genius of the Gun Show restaurant and the colorful lantern parade, watch as they all come together in a creative collage to tell the story of Atlanta.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sat, Dec 17, 2016 -- 6:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sat, Dec 17, 2016 -- 6:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sun, Dec 18, 2016 -- 12:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sun, Dec 18, 2016 -- 12:00am Remind me

Eleuthera (#705H) Duration: 26:50 STEREO TVPG

The longest islands of The Bahamas, steeped in history culture and beauty, from the famous visual Glass Window Bridge between the Caribbean and the Atlantic Ocean to historic Spanish Wells and quaint Harbor Island. In this episode, travel the length of the island with Mirissa Neff and learn that while it seems like different worlds between Eleuthera, Harbor Islands and Spanish Wells, it's the people that collectively have one voice and are connected in the island's culture.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Sun, Dec 18, 2016 -- 11:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Mon, Dec 19, 2016 -- 5:30am Remind me

The Exumas (#704H) Duration: 26:22 STEREO TVPG

The islands of Exuma are the picture perfect description of a Caribbean paradise. Stories, myths and legends fuse with everyday life across the 365 islands within the Exumas. With Mirissa Neff, as guide, one begins to understand that the treasure is scattered in the beauty of the Exumas-from the natural Blue Holes and the fresh conch salad to the roasted grouper and lobster and crabs. She follows the island legends to discover that the land and ocean blend perfectly into the story of the Exumas.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Fri, Dec 23, 2016 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sat, Dec 24, 2016 -- 5:00am Remind me

Macon/Athens, Ga (#604H) Duration: 26:57 STEREO TVG

Music Voyager travels into the heartland of Georgia to understand the culture, arts and people that have helped create the 'sound' of America. From Macon to Athens, the home of Georgia University, this creative corridor of Georgia has spawned the likes of Otis Redding, Little Richards, The B52s, REM and others. Today, musicians such as Kishi Bashi, The Whigs and Otis Redding III call the region home, and they feature performances and adventures with these inspirational artists.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Sun, Jan 15, 2017 -- 11:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Mon, Jan 16, 2017 -- 5:30am Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

    TV Technical Issues
    • early Thurs 12/08: planned KQED DT9s Over the Air outages

      (DT9.1 through 9.3) KQED will be performing maintenance at Sutro Tower in the overnight hours early Thursday 12/08. We are expecting a few power interruptions to take place and KQED will need to be off air for these. The outages are expected to be brief.

    • Wed 11/30: planned momentary outages of DT54 over the air signal

      (this is a continuation of the work originally announced for 11/28, which was not completed on Tuesday.) At some point during the morning of Wednesday Nov. 30th, the KQEH transmitter will switch from its main antenna to the auxillary one, to allow for the safety of workers doing maintenance for another TV station on the […]

    • Tues 11/29: DT54 Over the Air Signal restored

      Repairs have been completed on today’s transmitter issue, and the signals for DT54.1 through 54.5 have been restored.

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

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Channels 9.1, 54.2, 25.1
XFINITY 9 and HD 709
Wave 9 and HD 164
DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQED, or as KQET in the 831 area code

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Channels 54.1, 9.2, 25.2
XFINITY 10 and HD 710
Wave 10
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KQED Plus, formerly KTEH



Channel 54.3
Wave 157

Arts, food, how-to, gardening, travel

KQED World

KQED World

Channel 9.3
Wave 156

History, world events, news, science, nature



Channel 54.5 & 25.3
XFINITY 191 & 621
Wave 154

24-hour national Spanish-language network



Channel 54.4
Wave 155

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