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

Sunday, November 17, 2019 - 1:00pm

Narrated by the late Ossie Davis, this is a fantasy trip through the magic of Christmas.

Sunday, November 17, 2019 - 7:00pm

It’s an event 50 years in the making as Sesame Street celebrates its 50th Anniversary. 

Sunday, November 17, 2019 - 10:30pm

All aboard for a trip on the Mighty Mississippi!

Thursday, November 21, 2019 - 8:00pm

This film profiles the determination of a profoundly deaf boy and his family as they work together to find ways for Darren to communicate. 

Sunday, November 24, 2019 - 5:00pm

Learn more about what some historians might call the first “official, English-speaking” Thanksgiving held in the Americas. 

Monday, November 25, 2019 - 9:00pm

A four-part documentary film series that tells the story of a small group of incarcerated men and women struggling to earn college degrees.

Monday, December 9, 2019 - 7:00pm

A film that explores the life of chaplains and their changing role in today’s world.

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.