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Upcoming Broadcasts:

Tokyo (#101H) Duration: 56:35 STEREO TVPG

Follow Phil in his search for the most delicious ramen, the sushi of his dreams and anything else that makes Tokyo a global culinary capital. He serves New York egg creams to his guests and dials down with TV host and comedian David Spector.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Sun, Nov 5, 2017 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Mon, Nov 6, 2017 -- 1:00am Remind me
  • KQED Life: Thu, Nov 23, 2017 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Fri, Nov 24, 2017 -- 2:00am Remind me

Italy (#102H) Duration: 56:35 STEREO TVPG

Join Phil as he revisits this food mecca. Sit down with him as he feasts on a home-cooked meal at chef Nancy Silverton's Umbrian home and indulges his inner caveman, roasting gargantuan steaks over hot flames and serving them up "barbarian style."

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Sun, Nov 12, 2017 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Mon, Nov 13, 2017 -- 1:00am Remind me
  • KQED Life: Thu, Nov 23, 2017 -- 9:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Fri, Nov 24, 2017 -- 3:00am Remind me

Paris (#103H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVPG

Join Phil in the place he calls the "City of Sweets" as he indulges in some of the finest hot chocolate, football-sized croissants and vanilla bombes and searches for the best roast chicken and vegetable-centric dishes in the City of Lights.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Sun, Nov 19, 2017 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Mon, Nov 20, 2017 -- 1:00am Remind me
  • KQED Life: Thu, Nov 23, 2017 -- 10:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Fri, Nov 24, 2017 -- 4:00am 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.

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.