WXXI Events

Upcoming Events

Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm

WRUR-FM & WITH-FM celebrate the local NPR Tiny Desk Concert submitters with a Big Beers Concert!

Wednesday, May 31, 2017 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm

Be part of a live broadcast of Connections with Evan Dawson with special guest WXXI's Capitol Bureau Chief Karen DeWitt.

Saturday, June 3, 2017 - 11:00am - 3:00pm

WXXI Kids hosts a day of free family fun with hands-on learning activities, meet-and-greets with community helpers, a special visit from a very grr-iffic friend, and more!

Monday, June 5, 2017 - 6:30pm - 9:00pm

As part of the Indie Lens Pop-Up Series WXXI is pleased to present Real Boy– by Shaleece Haas on Monday, June 5, 2017 at 6:30 p.m. at the Little Theatre.

Tuesday, June 6, 2017 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

The Reel Mind Film Fest to feature Almost Sunrise, about a veterans of the Iraq war and their journey to bring support to other vets.

Thursday, June 8, 2017 - 12:10pm - 1:00pm

Ditch the cube and catch The Brothers Blue at Hochstein at High Falls. Come enjoy lunch and a folksy beat that is going to make you want to get up and dance!

Thursday, June 15, 2017 - 12:10pm - 1:00pm

Ditch the cube and catch Something Else at Hochstein at High Falls. Come enjoy lunch and an eclectic mix of music that is going to make you want to get up and dance!

Recent Events

Saturday, May 20, 2017 - 10:00am - 3:00pm

Join WXXI for a local version of the Antiques Roadshow experience! 

Monday, May 15, 2017 - 2:00pm - Tuesday, May 16, 2017 - 6:00pm

And so is WXXI's Education team!

Thursday, May 11, 2017 - 5:30pm - 7:30pm

Join WXXI and the Mental Health Association of Rochester/Monroe County for a NPR Generation Listen Listening Event.

Ongoing Events


StoryCorps and AMERICAN EXPERIENCE partner to bring a collection of interviews with Vietnamese Americans and Vietnam Veterans.

Act now to preserve your programs!

The just-released Trump Administration Budget proposal calls for the defunding of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting.

Runs through June 1, 2017

Have you seen WXXI Kids bus shelters around town? 

WXXI Travel Club Event!

Thursday, August 10th - Thursday, August 17th

Join us on board the Rocky Mountaineer as we travel from Vancouver to Calgary!