Station Event

Create Crafts Challenge 2020

Submissions accepted through March 30

Calling all crafters! Show the Create community your expertise in the Create Crafts Challenge 2020!

The acquisition of CITY Newspaper by WXXI is official!

Wed, 05/01/2019 - 10:00am

Today WXXI finalized the acquisition of Rochester CITY Newspaper.

A milestone: WXXI turns 50

Mon, 09/05/2016 - 7:00am

Read the Democrat and Chronicle story about WXXI turning 50.

Last at Bat

Sun, 06/21/2020 - 1:00pm

This Father’s Day WXXI and the Rochester Red Wings take viewers back to the last regular season game played at Silver Stadium. 

Food Site Materials Distribution

Sun, 04/12/2020 - 9:10am

WXXI is partnering with Foodlink to provide learning materials to drive-up food distribution sites.

World on Fire on Masterpiece, A Preview Screening

Sun, 03/29/2020 - 11:00am

Join WXXI for a free preview screening of Masterpiece's newest series, a World War II drama that follows the intertwining fates of ordinary people in five countries as they grapple with the effects of the war on their everyday lives.

This event has been CANCELLED.

Ken Burns Presents...The Gene: An Intimate History Screening

Mon, 03/23/2020 - 6:00pm

WXXI and the Rochester Museum & Science Center are pleased to host a special screening event of this film that tells the story of the rapid evolution of genetic science. This event has been CANCELLED.

NPR Tiny Desk Contest

Entries accepted through March 30, 2020

Calling all unsigned Rochester artists: NPR Music wants to hear your songs! 

Classical 91.5 Presents...Marian Anderson: Once in a Hundred Years

Thu, 12/12/2019 - 6:00pm

Join Classical 91.5 for a special presentation of this film that traces the arc of opera singer Marian Anderson's life and her struggles against racism and poverty.

This Old House 40th Anniversary Celebration

Mon, 01/13/2020 - 6:30pm

WXXI is celebrating the 40th season of This Old House with a very special event featuring host Kevin O'Connor and carpenter Nathan Gilbert.