WXXI Events

Upcoming Events

Saturday, December 12, 2015 - 8:30am - 10:15am

Join Sid the Science Kid for a special holiday treat at the Little Theatre!

Sunday, December 27, 2015 - 11:00am - 3:00pm

Are you longing for Dowager’s withering wit? We are too, and that's why we’re proud (and a little sad) to host a FREE screening of the first episode of the final season of Downton Abbey.

Sunday, January 3, 2016 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Join Fascinatin' Rhythm's Michael Lasser, along with Cindy Miller and Alan Jones for an afternoon of live musical performance from the era of Downton Abbey.

Monday, January 25, 2016 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Follow four Polynesian high school football players in Utah as they struggle to overcome gang violence, family pressures, and poverty as they enter the high stakes world of college recruiting and the promise of pro sports. 

Monday, February 22, 2016 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

This is the first feature length documentary to explore the Black Panther Party.

Monday, April 25, 2016 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

A former sheriff will stop at nothing to confront the SWAT team he founded.

Monday, June 20, 2016 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

17-year-old Claressa 'T-Rex' Shields dreams of being the first woman in history to win the gold medal in Olympic boxing. 

Recent Events

Tuesday, December 1, 2015 - 12:01am - 11:59pm

Support WXXI's educational programs by participating in this one-day giving event.

Monday, November 30, 2015 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Four adults at different places on the autism spectrum open up their personal lives as they navigate dating and romantic relationships. 

Tuesday, November 24, 2015 - 9:00am - 10:00am

A professor from RIT is using technology to transform the world around them.

Ongoing Events


Join President and Mrs. Obama for an all-star tribute to the men and women who serve the United States.


This documentary depicts the courage of several women veterans as they transition from active duty to civilian life. 


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

WXXI Travel Club Event!

Thursday, May 12th - Saturday, May 21st
This trip is full and registration is closed.

Enjoy ten days with visits to Rome, Montecassino, Sorrento, Paestum, Pompeii and more.