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Under the Radar Michigan

Sat. Jun. 12 at 2 pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 & STREAMING | Some of the best Great Lakes Getaways in Michigan!  Watch and call or GIVE NOW ONLINE for special offers.

Agatha Christie Specials! | WKAR Support

Jun 4, 2021
Courtesy of Darlow Smithson Productions, Ltd. / PBS

Sun. Jun. 6 starting 9pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | Join the famous crime writer Agatha Christie in solving the next case! Watch and Call or GIVE NOW HERE for special offers!

COVID Diaries: One Year Later | Support WKAR

Jun 3, 2021
Medical professional holding mask to face while adjusting glasses

Wed. Jun. 9 at 8 pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 & STREAMING | A nurse reflects on her experiences dealing with two crises: COVID-19 and racial tensions in the U.S. Watch and call or GIVE NOW ONLINE to support the best in local programming.

Rick Steves standing in market square in Wittenberg, Germany
Courtesy of Rick Steves / PBS

Sat. Mar. 13 at 10pm WKAR-HD 23.1 & STREAMING | In this special, travel expert Rick Steves explores five of Germany's most important cities: Hamburg, Dresden, Leipzig, Frankfurt and Nürnberg. Watch and call or GIVE NOW for special offers.

Downton Abbey Season 1 Marathon | Support WKAR

Mar 3, 2021
Cast of Downton Abbey standing outside of ornate home

Sun. Mar. 14 at 3pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 & STREAMINGDownton Abbey depicts the lives of the members of the noble Crawley family and the staff who serve them, set at the family's Edwardian country house in 1912. Watch and call or GIVE NOW for special offers.

Josh Groban leaning against wall
Andrew Eccles / PBS

Fri. Mar. 12 at 9pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 & STREAMING | Join the global superstar for a concert of timeless songs and music from his newest album, HarmonyWatch and call or GIVE NOW for special offers.

Dolly Parton singing and posing with arms in air alongside performers playing guitars and drums with signs that say, "50 YEARS AT THE OPRY," GRAND OLE OPRY" and "OPRY.COM" in background
Courtesy of Grand Ole Opry, LLC & Chris Hollo / PBS

Thu. Mar. 11 at 8pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 & STREAMING | A celebration of the country music legend’s 50 years as a member of the Grand Ole Opry, this special captures Dolly Parton delivering some of her biggest hits on one of the most iconic stages in the world. Watch and call or GIVE NOW for special offers.

Tina Turner: One Last Time | Support WKAR

Mar 1, 2021
Tina Turner
Courtesy of Mercury Studios / PBS

Tue. Mar. 9 at 9:30pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 & STREAMING | Join one of the best-selling recording artists of all time for her unforgettable concert filmed at London’s Wembley Stadium in 2000. Watch and call or GIVE NOW for special offers.

Downton Abbey Returns! | Support WKAR

Mar 1, 2021
Highclere Castle
Courtesy / PBS

Sun. Mar. 7 at 8pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 & STREAMING | Join in a nostalgic celebration of one of the most successful British dramas ever, Downton AbbeyWatch and call for special offers. 

Rick Steves with river, bridge and mountains in background
Courtesy / Rick Steves' Europe

Thu. Mar. 4 at 9:30pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 & STREAMING | In this unforgettable voyage, join Rick Steves on a tour of four of Europe's most intriguing and surprising islands, from the Mediterranean to Scotland: Malta, Capri, Orkney, and Skye. Watch and call for special offers.