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.

Thursday, July 18, 2019 - 12:10pm - 1:00pm

The Mambo Kings have received national acclaim for their masterful combination of Afro-Cuban rhythms and jazz improvisation. 

Thursday, July 18, 2019 - 11:00am - Thursday, August 8, 2019 - 3:00pm

Join WXXI Kids and Central Library of Rochester & Monroe County as we celebrate the SUMMER OF SPACE during this year’s Exploration Stations!

Come explore folktales and hands-on activities about space and the moon! These activities are FREE and open to the public. 

Wednesday, July 17, 2019 - 12:00pm - Saturday, July 20, 2019 - 12:00pm

Join others at local libraries to screen episodes from Chasing the Moon. Find Schedule and locations 

Thursday, July 11, 2019 - 12:10pm - 1:00pm

Since 1996, Watkins & the Rapiers have been infusing elements of Cajun, country, jug band music, and reggae into their repetoire of original tunes and covers of songs by artists such as Steve Earle, The Band, and Colorblind James. 

Monday, July 1, 2019 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Join WXXI for a free preview screening, followed by a panel discussion.

Sunday, June 30, 2019 - 1:00pm - 4:00pm

WXXI Kids celebrates Sesame Street's 50th Birthday with the Red Wings at Frontier Field.

Saturday, June 29, 2019 - 3:00pm - 5:00pm

Classical 91.5 Presents...Pavarotti - a new documentary by Ron Howard the tells the story of legendary tenor Luciano Pavarotti, with never-before-seen footage, interviews, and live performances.

Thursday, June 27, 2019 - 12:10pm - 1:00pm

Rochester's "Queen of the Blues" Debbie Kendrick performs with her band and kicks off summer fun with WXXI Kids!

Thursday, June 20, 2019 - 12:10pm - 1:00pm

The Bossa Nova Bradley Brothers are a supergroup of well-seasoned and highly talented musicians with decades of experience in practicing their craft across the globe. 

Sunday, June 16, 2019 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

WXXI is pleased to bring holocaust survivor Eva Kor and filmmaker Ted Green to Rochester for a special presentation of EVA: A-7063, followed by a discussion with Eva and Ted, and a meet and greet with them.