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.

Monday, February 17, 2020 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm

WXXI presents this Indie Lens Pop-Up film that follows a mother’s search for justice and reconciliation that begins while the trauma of more than a century of lynching Black Americans bleeds into the present.

Saturday, January 25, 2020 - 10:00am - 2:00pm

WXXI and Al Sigl Community of Agencies are pleased to bring walkaround Julia, Sesame Street’s first muppet on the autism spectrum, to the Golisano Autism Center.

Monday, January 13, 2020 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm

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

Thursday, December 12, 2019 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm

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.

Monday, November 25, 2019 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm

WXXI presents this Indie Lens Pop-Up film that charts the history and enduring legacy of a groundbreaking multi-ethnic coalition that rocked Chicago in the 1960s.

Friday, November 22, 2019 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm

An award-winning Rochester native will return to the Little Theatre District for a legendary jazz show in a historic theater.

Monday, November 18, 2019 - 6:00am - 11:59pm

Enter the Poldark Sweepstakes for chance to win the Grand Prize: a Viking Ocean cruise for 2 adults that visits Cornwall and other ports from Norway to Spain! 

Monday, November 18, 2019 - 6:00am - Wednesday, December 4, 2019 - 6:00am

America's Test Kitchen is turning 20 and we're celebrating with a weekly contest on Instagram and Facebook!

Sunday, November 10, 2019 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm

Somebody Come and Play, Sing, Put Down the Duckie – if these song titles sound familiar and have a special place in your heart, you won’t want to miss this party!

Saturday, November 2, 2019 - 11:00am - 4:00pm

Join WXXI Kids for A Day with Cookie Monster as we celebrate Sesame Street's 50th anniversary!