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Shenandoah Valley, Virginia - Luray Caverns, Water Parks, and Lavender Farms (#405H) Duration: 26:46 TVG

In Shenandoah Valley, Virginia, one of America's most majestic destinations, Colleen and her family are in for an adventure. Watch as they explore the Luray Caverns, experience the White Oak Lavender Farm, and even go horseback riding at Fort Valley Ranch. To top off their adventure, the girls also have some fun at the Virginia Safari Park, getting up-close and personal with some exotic animals.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Thu, Oct 26, 2017 -- 9:30am Remind me

Pittsburgh - Heinz History, Awesome Aviary & Incline Views (#303H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Colleen, her daughters, and niece start their adventure with a bird's eye view of the city from the Duquesne Incline. They explore a hometown favorite, Sr. John Heinz History Center, get a pierogi-making lesson at Pierogi Plus, and even take a class in glass firing at the Pittsburgh Glass Center, where they make one of-a-kind souvenirs.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Fri, Oct 27, 2017 -- 9:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sat, Oct 28, 2017 -- 3:30am Remind me

Tampa Bay, Florida - Cuban Cuisine and Swimming with Sharks (#406H) Duration: 26:46 TVG

This time around, Colleen and her girls head to Tampa Bay, Florida for some family fun in the sun. They get a taste of Tampa's Cuban cuisine and explore some of the local Cuban history. Seeking a few thrills, they also visit the famous Busch Gardens Theme Park, check out the haunted Tampa Theater, and even swim with sharks at the Florida Aquarium.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Thu, Nov 2, 2017 -- 9:30am Remind me

Frankenmuth - Michigan's Little Bavaria (#304H) Duration: 26:46 TVG

Frankenmuth is a quaint little town that has fully embraced its Bavarian roots. Colleen, her children, and niece kick off their vacation with a visit to Bronner's, where the holidays are celebrated all year round. From there, they take a chocolate boat tour, and check out some family friendly waterparks!

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Fri, Nov 3, 2017 -- 9:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sat, Nov 4, 2017 -- 3:30am Remind me

Chattanooga, Tennessee - Moonpies, Incline Railway, and the View of Seven States (#407H) Duration: 26:46 TVG

The Kelly's return to Tennessee, and this time to explore a favorite family destination, Chattanooga. Here, Colleen and her family soak up the local color by tasting some delicious moonpies, and trying their hand at rock climbing in the heart of Chattanooga. They even take a ride on the world's steepest passenger railway! Then, they head to Rock City, a gorgeous mountain with a breathtaking waterfall, where they marvel at the views of not only the Tennessee mountains, but also six different states.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Thu, Nov 9, 2017 -- 9:30am Remind me

The Keys - Episode 2 - Beach Camping In Florida (#305H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Colleen and her daughters take you on an RV camping trip unlike any you've ever been on before, as they visit two beautiful campsites; Fiesta Key and Sunshine Key in the glorious Florida Keys. It's camping like you've never imagined before!

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Fri, Nov 10, 2017 -- 9:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sat, Nov 11, 2017 -- 3:30am Remind me

Dallas, Texas - The Texas State Fair, City Sunsets, and Tex Mex (#408H) Duration: 26:46 TVG

Grab your stetson and cowboy boots, we're heading to the big city of Dallas, Texas. Join Colleen and her family as they uncover the unique Pumpkin Village, indulge in some authentic Tex Mex cuisine, relish in a beautiful sunset over the city from the famous Reunion Tower, and have a blast exploring true Texas culture at the State Fair. You're sure to see why they say everything's bigger in Texas.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Thu, Nov 16, 2017 -- 9:30am Remind me

Amelia Island - Turtle Escapades, Shrimping Adventures & Petanque Play (#306H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Colleen leads the way around beautiful Amelia Island, Florida with a lively interactive experience at Ft. Clinch State Park. After stepping back in time with historic re-enactors at the fort, Colleen comes back to the 21st century and joins families to learn the game of petanque.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Fri, Nov 17, 2017 -- 9:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sat, Nov 18, 2017 -- 3:30am Remind me

Ireland - The Wild Atlantic Way of Ireland from Galway to Donegal (#307H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Colleen is back in Ireland, but this time she is taking a family friendly tour of the Wild Atlantic Way. From Galway to Donegal, join Colleen as she explores this magnificent country and learns all about the Irish culture.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Fri, Nov 24, 2017 -- 9:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sat, Nov 25, 2017 -- 3:30am Remind me

The Best of Season 4 - A Year of Traveling (#410H) Duration: 26:46 TVG

We take a look back at some of our best moments from season four of "Family Travel", where we had the opportunities to explore amazing international destinations like Scotland and Quebec City, as well as some spectacular cities in our own American backyard, like Shenandoah Valley, Virginia, Sevierville, Tennessee, Tampa, Florida, Dallas, Texas, and more.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Thu, Nov 30, 2017 -- 9:30am Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    • 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!

    • 6/22-23 Ch9 & Ch54 Virtual ID issues

      (DT9-1 thru 9-3, and DT54-1 thru 54-5) KQED experienced a major technical issue with our Virtual ID info in our signals for DT9 and DT54, beginning apx 4pm Thursday 6/22, which was resolved apx 11am Friday 6/23. As background, almost every TV station in the Bay Area now transmits on a frequency which is different […]

    • 2/22/17: Fremont Peak tower transmissions, including KQET DT25

      (DT25.1 through 25.3) Recent storms have taken out dozens of trees on Fremont Peak, which in turn have taken down power lines leading to the transmission tower located on the peak. It has been running on generators for several days, and regular trips are scheduled to re-fuel those generators with gas. However, the truck has […]

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

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XFINITY 9 and HD 709
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KQED Plus, formerly KTEH.
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PBS Kids

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

KQED Life

KQED Life

Channel 54.3
XFINITY 189
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Channel 9.3, 54.5
XFINITY 190
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