Upcoming Broadcasts:

North By Northwest (1959) (#1022H) Duration: 2:16:22 STEREO TVPG

Mistaken identity spurs a foreign spy (James Mason) to pursue an innocent New Yorker (Cary Grant), all the way to Mount Rushmore.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sat, Jul 21, 2018 -- 8:00pm
  • KQED 9: Sun, Jul 22, 2018 -- 2:00am Remind me

East of Eden (1955) (#1021H) Duration: 1:54:42 STEREO TVPG

Rebellious Cal (James Dean) competes with his twin, Aron, for the love of his rigid father (Raymond Massey) and for a girl in 1917 California.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sat, Jul 28, 2018 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sat, Jul 28, 2018 -- 10:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sun, Jul 29, 2018 -- 2:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sun, Jul 29, 2018 -- 4:00am Remind me

A Star Is Born (1954) (#1025H) Duration: 2:29:00 STEREO TVPG

A Hollywood star (James Mason) drinks away his career, as his singer wife (Judy Garland) becomes famous.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sat, Aug 11, 2018 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sun, Aug 12, 2018 -- 2:00am Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

    TV – Transmitter Status
    • 6/04/18: KQET Signal Loss

      KQET (DT25.1, 25.2 & 25.3) was unable to transmit from late Saturday 6/02 through early Monday 6/04 due to a break in the third party fiber feed somewhere between KQED’s Master Control room in San Francisco and the uplink reception point at California State University Monterey Bay. The break was found and fixed shortly after … Continue reading 6/04/18: KQET Signal Loss

    • DIRECTV KQED Plus 54 HD Issue

      We are experiencing a technical issue with DIRECTV which has affected our broadcast in High Definition.  We appreciate your patience, and for watching KQED Public Television!

    • KQED World Technical Issue

      UPDATE: The technical issue that we were experiencing has been resolved. KQED WORLD has now resumed regularly scheduled programming. Please find a discrepancy report below. 13:00-13:32 ET Secrets of the Dead #1602: Van Gogh’s Ear 13:32 ET: Regularly scheduled programming resumes ***Due to a technical issue, KQED WORLD will be airing evergreen programming (Secrets of … Continue reading KQED World Technical Issue

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

KQED DTV Channels



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



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

Channel 54.4, 25.4, and 9.4
XFINITY 192 (Monterey/Salinas 372 and Sacramento/Fairfield 391)
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Quality children's programming. Live streaming 24/7 at

KQED World

KQED World

Channel 9.3, 54.3 and 25.3
XFINITY 190 Monterey/Salinas 371 and Sacramento/Fairfield 390)
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Thought-provoking television — public affairs, local and world events, nature, history, and science.