WXXI Television

Through PBS and our own local
productions, WXXI provides viewers a stage
for the arts, a journey through nature, a glimpse
into history and a trusted window to the world. In addition, our
commercial-free kids programs prepare children for success in school and life.

Coming up on WXXI Television

Monday, August 29, 2016 - 8:00pm

This special captures the magnetism and maturity Bonamassa showcases as an artist.

Wednesday, August 31, 2016 - 8:00pm

Mannheim Steamroller: 30/40 Live celebrates 30 years of musical holiday magic and 40 years of groundbreaking “Fresh Aire” compositions with this milestone special from the American group known for their blending of classic music and rock.

Wednesday, August 31, 2016 - 9:30pm

Fifty years ago, in 1965, Arlo Guthrie took out the trash following a “Thanksgiving dinner that couldn’t be beat.” The hilarious account of actual events that precluded Arlo from military service in 1966 went on to become Alice’s Restaurant

Thursday, September 1, 2016 - 8:00pm

Richard Carpenter and his friends in the music industry, talk about the success of the Carpenters and their impact on music.

Friday, September 2, 2016 - 9:00pm

If you're missing Downton Abbey, come get your fix labor day weekend!

Tuesday, September 6, 2016 - 8:00pm

Take a trip back to WXXI's roots and watch The French Chef, the first program ever aired on WXXI-TV. 

Tuesday, September 6, 2016 - 9:00pm

Take a look at the life and work of famed LIFE photojournalist Rowland Scherman and see how his photos captured some of the most transformational events of the 1960s. 

WXXI-TVprovides the best in local documen- taries, trusted children's programs, and unpar- alleled entertaining and educational offerings from PBS.
WXXI World features documentary, public affairs and news programming from public television's award-winning signature series and acclaimed independent filmmakers.
WXXI Create airs cooking, travel, how-to, and lifestyle programming as well as providing three hours of children's programming daily between 6pm and 9pm.
A first-of-a-kind partnership with the City of Rochester, NY and WXXI, City 12 provides city residents with 14 hours a day of interesting, informative and entertaining new programming.