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Upcoming Broadcasts:

La Mer (#506H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG

Explore the oceanic bounty of France. Ludo's eyes light up when he describes the lobsters of Brittany, oysters from Cancale and a myriad of other extraordinary culinary jewels. "La mer" means, simply, the sea.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Mon, Feb 27, 2017 -- 8:00pm
  • KQED Life: Tue, Feb 28, 2017 -- 2:00am

Restrictions (#414H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG

Join Chef Kinch as he tackles the challenges chefs face due to picky eaters. However, he also sees these challenges as a unique opportunity to push himself as a chef.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Mon, Feb 27, 2017 -- 8:30pm
  • KQED Life: Tue, Feb 28, 2017 -- 2:30am

La Vegetable (#507H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG

"La terre"- the earth - is where ingredients for some of Ludo's favorite dishes are cultured, grown, harvested and served. Explore the vegetables, gardens and memories he uses in some of his dishes. Learn how "terroir" is as much a place as a taste.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Mon, Mar 20, 2017 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Tue, Mar 21, 2017 -- 2:00am Remind me

New Orleans (#415H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG

Follow David as he returns to his old stomping grounds in New Orleans, where his career began. Naturally, he cooks up some classic southern comfort food with old friends and new alike.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Mon, Mar 20, 2017 -- 8:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Tue, Mar 21, 2017 -- 2:30am Remind me

Joie de Vivre (#508H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG

The rigors to ensure quality and consistency in his establishments, along with TV appearances, interviews and an online presence, keep Ludo busy. When he needs to escape, he heads to Paris in the spring, where the emphasis is on life's joy and fun.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Mon, Mar 27, 2017 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Tue, Mar 28, 2017 -- 2:00am Remind me

25 Bites (#416H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG

Learn why Chef Kinch believes no meal should take more than 25 bites to finish. Through delicate preparation, he details the various components that bring the perfect dish together.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Mon, Mar 27, 2017 -- 8:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Tue, Mar 28, 2017 -- 2:30am Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    • KQED TV All Channels: Planned outage late Fri/early Sat 1/14 midnight-2am

      All KQED television channels will be off the air late Friday/early Saturday 1/14 beginning at midnight for approximately two hours to perform maintenance and upgrades to our electrical system. These improvements will help KQED maintain and continue our broadcast service to the community. We will return to our regularly scheduled programs as soon as work […]

    • Wed 12/28: KQET DT25 Over the Air signal restored

      UPDATE: signal was restored apx 6pm (DT25.1 through 25.3) We are aware that our transmitter servicing the Watsonville/Monterey/Salinas area, KQET, is off the air. Engineers are on their way from San Francisco to check it out. Estimated time for repairs not yet known.

    • Planned KQET (DT25) outage: early Sun 12/18 apx 1am

      (DT25.1 through 25.3) Due to maintenance and software update work being done by one of the paid signal providers, KQET-25 will need to go off the air for apx 15-30 minutes at apx 1am.

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

(starts Jan 16, 2017)
Channel
54.4, 25.3
XFINITY 192
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Quality children's programming. Live streaming 24/7 at pbskids.org.

KQED Life

KQED Life

Channel 54.3
XFINITY 189
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Best of arts, food, gardening, how-to, and travel.

KQED World

KQED World

Channel 9.3, 54.5
XFINITY 190
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Best of non-fiction programs including public affairs, local and world events, nature, history, and science.