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Manhattan's Chinatown (#201H) Duration: 27:38 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Mickela kicks off her New York series in one of the oldest and most iconic neighborhoods in NYC, Manhattan's Chinatown, during the festive time of Chinese Lunar New Year.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Thu, Oct 19, 2017 -- 9:00am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Fri, Oct 20, 2017 -- 12:30am Remind me

The Balkans in the Boroughs (#202H) Duration: 27:36 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Mickela gets a taste of The Balkans throughout three of the five boroughs: Slavic Soul Party! In Brooklyn, NY Gypsy Festival in Manhattan, and Little Serbia in Queens.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Thu, Oct 26, 2017 -- 9:00am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Fri, Oct 27, 2017 -- 12:30am Remind me

Viva La Mexico! (#203H) Duration: 27:36 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: DVI)

In preparation for Dia de los Muertos with the Mexican community in NYC, Mickela learns traditional folk dance and even jumps in with an all-female mariachi band.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Thu, Nov 2, 2017 -- 9:00am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Fri, Nov 3, 2017 -- 12:30am Remind me

The Lights of Broadway (#204H) Duration: 26:02 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Mickela can't ignore New York's rich history on Broadway - with tap lessons galore and a spot on Broadway's stage, Mickela gets to live out a New York dancer's dream.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Thu, Nov 9, 2017 -- 9:00am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Fri, Nov 10, 2017 -- 12:30am Remind me

Little Greece (#205H) Duration: 28:00 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Mickela celebrates the annual St. Nicholas feast with the Greek-American community in Queens, while also finding local heroes who keep the Greek culture alive.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Thu, Nov 16, 2017 -- 9:00am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Fri, Nov 17, 2017 -- 12:30am Remind me

Celebrating India (#206H) Duration: 26:54 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: DVI)

The Festival of Lights leads up to some major Indian dance in NYC: classical Bharatanatyam, Basement Bhangra with DJ Rekha, & South St. Seaport's annual celebration.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Fri, Nov 24, 2017 -- 12:30am Remind me

Little Ukraine (#207H) Duration: 27:01 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Little Ukraine is a small 3-block gem in Manhattan's East Village: from celebrating Pierogi Day to jumping splits with Ukrainian dancers, Mickela gets a taste of it all.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Thu, Nov 30, 2017 -- 9:00am 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.

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(starts Jan 16, 2017)
Channel
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XFINITY 192
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XFINITY 189
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XFINITY 190
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