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WTVP Announces The 1st Annual Pigs & Swigs Street Party to benefit public television

Pigs & Swigs is a street party where there will be tasty options in every direction! Whether its from one of the outside grills or craft beers there are plenty of options to enjoy. For the first time ever State Street will be shut down so you can fill up on food, music, beverages and family fun at the street fest area on State and Water.

Doc Martin
Education, Education, Education

Louisa and Martin have their first therapy session together - though neither of them was expecting that they would be given homework. Peter Cronk, now 15, approaches Louisa to ask if Martin will allow him to do work experience at the Surgery. Louisa is surprised, and impressed, when Martin agrees to this: perhaps he is learning to change after all. Doc Martin: Education, Education, Education airs Saturday, July 22nd at 9:00pm on WTVP-HD 47.1.

State & Water
Turas – Part 1

Turas

Turas, which means "trip" or "journey" in Gaelic, plays Irish trad in the heart of Illinois. Playing a wide variety of Irish/Celtic music, Turas never fails to deliver on good music and good times. State & Water: Turas – Part 1 airs Saturday, July 22nd at 10:00pm WTVP-HD 47.1. [Watch Preview]

Austin City Limits
Ryan Adams/
Jenny Lewis

Ryan Adams

Great American singer/songwriters Ryan Adams and Jenny Lewis return to the ACL stage. Adams features songs from his self-titled album. Former Rilo Kiley star Lewis comes in support of her LP The Voyager. Austin City Limits: Ryan Adams/Jenny Lewis airs Saturday, July 22nd at 10:30pm on WTVP-HD 47.1.

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Song Stage
Season 2 – Episode 6

Power vocalist Christiana returns after a first round win, only to reveal that she's only got one other song! Dave Bartlett, however, is back and ready with a little darker version of his normal stuff. Only one will go to the finale. Song Stage: Season 2 – Episode 6 premieres Saturday, July 22nd at 11:30pm on WTVP-HD 47.1. [Watch Preview]

WTVP operates three broadcast channels:
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Our main broadcast channel offering PBS and locally produced programs.

SourceChannelLocation
Broadcast (over the air)47.1Central Illinois
Cass Communications4Forest City, Manito, and Havana City area
Comcast (HD)916Peoria, Morton, Pekin, Canton, Bloomington/Normal and Galesburg areas
Comcast (SD)12Peoria, Morton, Pekin, Canton, and Galesburg areas
Comcast (SD)13Bloomington/Normal area
Comcast (SD)3Kewanee area
Comcast (SD)96Lincoln area.
DirecTV47
Dish Network7756
Gridley Cable6Gridley and Meadows Area
ITV-347Peoria, Pekin, and Morton Areas
H.I. Cable20Lostant
Heartland Cable12Armington
Heartland Cable12Armington
McNabb Cable & Satellite27McNabb
Mediacom (HD)710Chillicothe, Henry, Elmwood, Farmington, Toulon, Wyoming, and Dunlap areas and Channel
Mediacom (HD)711Metamora, Goodfield, Roanoke, Eureka, Toluca, Lacon, Atlanta, Heyworth, and McLean County areas
Mediacom (SD)10Chillicothe, Henry, Elmwood, Farmington, Toulon, Wyoming, and Dunlap areas
Mediacom (SD)11Metamora, Goodfield, Roanoke, Eureka, Toluca, and Lacon areas
Mediacom (SD)18Delavan area
Mediacom (SD)4Astoria area
Mediacom (SD)12Abingdon area
Mediacom (SD)13Vermont area.
MidCentury TeleCom (HD)421Knox, Stark, Fulton and Peoria Counties
MidCentury TeleCom (SD)21Knox, Stark, Fulton and Peoria Counties
New Windsor Cable61New Windsor
NOVA Cablevision12Trivoli area
Tel-Star21Edelstein, Woodland Heights, Brimfield, Hanna City, Mackinaw area
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Featuring public television’s signature nonfiction documentary, science and news programming complemented by original content from emerging producers and local WTVP programs.

SourceChannelLocation
Broadcast (over the air)47.2Central Illinois
Comcast218Peoria, Morton, Pekin, Canton, Bloomington/Normal and Galesburg areas
ITV-349Peoria, Peoria, Pekin, and Morton Areas
Mediacom122Fairbury, Atlanta, LeRoy, Heyworth, Chillicothe and McLean County
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WTVP-Create

More often called “ do-it-yourself”, the program seen on Create® TV include viewers' favorite public television series and specials on cooking, travel, home improvement, gardening, arts and crafts, and other lifestyle interests.

SourceChannelLocation
Broadcast (over the air)47.3Central Illinois
Comcast219Peoria, Morton, Pekin, Canton, Bloomington/Normal and Galesburg areas
Mediacom121Fairbury, Atlanta, LeRoy, Heyworth, Chillicothe and McLean County
ITV-348Peoria, East Peoria, Pekin, and Morton