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Upcoming Broadcasts:

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 Life: Mon, Jun 26, 2017 -- 9:00pm
  • KQED Life: Tue, Jun 27, 2017 -- 3:00am

Hong Kong (#104H) Duration: 56:35 STEREO TVPG

Ride along with Phil as he steps out of his comfort zone in this Pacific metropolis and gateway to Asia. He tries hot pot and a classic dish of century-old eggs, and even seeks medical aid in the form of unusual tea.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Mon, Jul 3, 2017 -- 9:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Tue, Jul 4, 2017 -- 3:00am Remind me

Barcelona (#105H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVPG

Venture with Phil to enjoy a world-class breakfast of foie gras and eggs, a tapas crawl and even a vermouth bar. He's also in for a lesson on all things jamon, Spain's most prized culinary export.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Mon, Jul 10, 2017 -- 9:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Tue, Jul 11, 2017 -- 3:00am Remind me

Los Angeles (#106H) Duration: 56:35 STEREO TVPG

Tag along as Phil invites his LA friends, like Martin Short and Allison Janney, to his favorite spots around the city, including LA's oldest farmers' market. A taco truck crawl and visits to special kitchens and bakeries complete the tour.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Mon, Jul 17, 2017 -- 9:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Tue, Jul 18, 2017 -- 3:00am Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    • 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 […]

    • 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 […]

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.