WXXI Past Events Archive

These are events that have been featured in the past on the WXXI website. It is not a complete list of all events. For current events, please visit our main WXXI Events page.

Friday, November 4, 2016 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm


Calling all Buddy the Dinosaur Fans! Come explore the outdoors with your favorite Nature Tracker—Buddy the Dinosaur from PBS KIDS Dinosaur Train!

Tuesday, November 1, 2016 - 10:45pm - Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 5:00pm

What to bring for Thanksgiving? How about the StoryCorps App! Make history with us! Youth interview an elder, family member or mentor for the Great Thanksgiving Listen.

Wednesday, October 26, 2016 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

If you love animals AND enjoy listening to stories that broaden your perspectives and resonate so deeply that you still think about them days later, then this event for you!

Wednesday, October 26, 2016 - 9:00am - 9:00pm

Congratulations goes to Connections talk show host Evan Dawson, who was honored by NAMI Rochester Tuesday night.

Thursday, October 20, 2016 - 7:30pm

Tickets are on sale now!

Monday, October 17, 2016 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

WXXI presents a sneak peek at PBS Fall Festival programming coming to WXXI-TV this fall including video clips from "Hamilton's America" and 8 other programs.

Saturday, September 17, 2016 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm

The inspirational story of Owen Suskind, a young man who was unable to speak as a child until he and his family discovered a unique way to communicate.

Sunday, September 11, 2016 - 10:30am - 12:00pm

Poldark fans - see the season premiere on the big screen at the Little Theatre.

Tuesday, September 6, 2016 - 6:00am - 11:00pm

This year marks WXXI’s 50th anniversary serving the essential, life-long educational public media resource for the greater Rochester area.

Monday, September 5, 2016 - 7:00am - 11:50pm

Read the Democrat and Chronicle story about WXXI turning 50.