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Upcoming Broadcasts:

New Orleans (#102H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG

Chef Marcus Samuelsson discovers how Vietnamese cuisine and culture have influenced the city in delicious ways. From pho to banh mi, he learns how young chefs are taking culinary traditions and translating them for a new, multicultural generation.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Tue, Jul 17, 2018 -- 9:00pm
  • KQED 9: Wed, Jul 18, 2018 -- 3:00am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Mon, Jul 23, 2018 -- 3:00pm Remind me

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

Chef Marcus Samuelsson visits the city's longstanding Mexican community - the second-largest in the U.S. - to learn about its heritage and cuisine. He tastes tacos de cecina and grilled nopales, and learns the secrets of mole sauce from a master.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Tue, Jul 24, 2018 -- 9:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Wed, Jul 25, 2018 -- 3:00am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Mon, Jul 30, 2018 -- 3:00pm Remind me

Queens, Nyc (#104H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVPG

Chef Marcus Samuelsson goes inside the Indo-Guyanese community to explore its roots and cuisine. Marcus eats Trinidadian roti, visits a cross-cultural bush cook, plays cricket and learns how to make a traditional Guyanese chicken curry.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Tue, Jul 31, 2018 -- 9:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Wed, Aug 1, 2018 -- 3:00am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Mon, Aug 6, 2018 -- 3:00pm Remind me

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

Chef Marcus Samuelsson explores the cuisine, culture and history of the Haitian community. From tropical, tangy soursop ice cream to mamba spread to soupe joumou and deep-fried pate korde, Marcus eats his way through Haiti's culinary classics.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Tue, Aug 7, 2018 -- 9:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Wed, Aug 8, 2018 -- 3:00am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Mon, Aug 13, 2018 -- 3:00pm Remind me

D.C. (#106H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVPG

Chef Marcus Samuelsson dines, dances and dishes with the Ethiopian community in the nation's capital. He enjoys staples like kifto and injera, and celebrates the culture through cooking, dance and a traditional coffee ceremony.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Tue, Aug 14, 2018 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Wed, Aug 15, 2018 -- 2:00am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Mon, Aug 20, 2018 -- 3:00pm Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    • 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

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

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 pbskids.org.

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.