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.

Live on WXXI-TV

Coming up on WXXI Television

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 8:00pm

Take a riveting ride on the Chuck Berry train exploring the life, the legend, the music, and the man who is regularly credited as the father of rock and roll.

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 9:00pm

A new documentary on living legend George “Buddy” Guy, a blues master who transcended his early years as a sharecropper in Lettsworth, Louisiana to become one of the most influential guitarists of all time.

Friday, July 30, 2021 - 10:00pm

Go behind the scenes of the recording of one of the most successful rock albums of all time.

Saturday, July 31, 2021 - 4:00pm

This two-part series on the life of Jackie Robinson concludes.

Sunday, August 1, 2021 - 1:00pm

Get lost in the drama of Downton Abbey! WXXI-TV brings back season one for you to enjoy!

Monday, August 2, 2021 - 10:00pm

What does life look like for LGBTQ+ youth fifty years after Stonewall? 

Tuesday, August 3, 2021 - 9:00pm

This film traces the story of Jesse Owens’ remarkable victories in the face of Nazi racism during the 1936 Olympics.

WXXI-TV provides the best in local documentaries, trusted children's programs, and unparalleled 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 24/7. It's your destination for the best in lifestyle programming.
WXXI Kids 24/7 is a TV channel and livestream dedicated to PBS KIDS programming when and where you want it.
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.