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Upcoming Broadcasts:

Martinique Adventures (#301H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Explore the French Caribbean on the island of Martinique, combining beautiful beaches with lush rainforests and quiet fishing villages with vibrant cultural sites. Host Darley Newman meets local guides to take a deeper dive into the top places to sun, sail, snorkel, eat, drink and enjoy eco-friendly nature and fascinating Creole culture.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Fri, Mar 24, 2017 -- 9:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sat, Mar 25, 2017 -- 3:00am Remind me

Hong Kong Urban Adventures (#302H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Explore art galleries, hip neighborhoods and top nightlife in Hong Kong, as host Darley Newman meets local experts enjoy the best urban adventures in this bustling Asian city. From authentic cuisine on a foodies' tour of Sham Shui Po to dim sum at the world's cheapest Michelin-star restaurant, food, markets, culture and temples take center state on this city tour.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Fri, Mar 31, 2017 -- 9:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sat, Apr 1, 2017 -- 3:00am Remind me

Wyoming National Forests (#303H) Duration: 29:00 STEREO TVG

From the Bridger Teton National Forest in iconic Jackson Hole to the Snowy Range scenic byway in the Medicine Bow National Forest, host Darley Newman and local guides go off the grid to reconnect and discover national forests and great towns for outdoor lovers in Wyoming. From mountain biking, horseback riding, fishing, hiking and scenic drives to historic towns and modern brewpubs, the Cowboy State does not disappoint.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Fri, Apr 7, 2017 -- 9:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sat, Apr 8, 2017 -- 3:00am Remind me

Illinois: Route 66 & Midewin (#304H) Duration: 29:00 STEREO TVG

Travel to the top diners and historic sites along all-American Route 66, including modern nature escapes that may surprise you. This is an Illinois road trip you won't forget, as host Darley Newman drives old Route 66 in a classic car to meet bison at Midewin National Tallgrass Prairie and explore the best of "the Mother Road."

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Fri, Apr 14, 2017 -- 9:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sat, Apr 15, 2017 -- 3:00am Remind me

Illinois: Ottawa & Beyond (#305H) Duration: 29:00 STEREO TVG

Hiking, biking, beer tasting and boating are just some of the adventures host Darley Newman explores with local guides not far from Chicago in Ottawa, Illinois. From a Himalayan salt cave to a Cajun chef amid the cornfields to the historic I&M Canal, this Illinois adventure is filled with interesting things to learn and experience.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Fri, Apr 21, 2017 -- 9:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sat, Apr 22, 2017 -- 3:00am Remind me

Guadeloupe Islands Caribbean Adventures (#101H) Duration: 26:48 STEREO TVG

Darley Newman joins local guides in the Guadeloupe Islands to discover this Caribbean island destination with unique French Creole influences. Viewers experience hiking a volcano, snorkeling the Jacques Cousteau Reserve, shopping in lively markets, and live music, UNESCO dance and art in the islands' largest city.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Fri, Apr 28, 2017 -- 9:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sat, Apr 29, 2017 -- 3:00am 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.