Nashville Public Television

Maintenance on NPT’s Broadcast Tower

Posted by on September 22, 2016 at 1:55 pm

NPT’s broadcast tower is currently undergoing structural maintenance. NPT will be unavailable to some viewers during this time. Viewers who watch NPT using an antenna and subscribers to Dish Network, DirecTV and some smaller cable companies will be affected. AT&T Uverse and Comcast subscribers should not be affected. We apologize for the inconvenience. If you […]

Extra Reasons to Support NPT this Season

Posted by on November 27, 2015 at 8:00 am

Our December Membership Campaign begins this weekend with a slate of music specials and programs celebrating your favorite shows. And we have many great ways to thank you for your support with gifts ranging from Downton Abbey-inspired teas to DVDs and CDs to performance tickets and meet-and-greets. Find more information about these thank-you gifts at […]

New Feature: NPT This Week, The Vlog

Posted by on October 3, 2015 at 1:00 pm

We’re pleased to launch NPT This Week: The Vlog, a weekly video series highlighting upcoming programming. Each week includes commentary by Justin Harvey, NPT’s director of content; video clips; and a weekly staff member pick. We’ll post the video to Facebook, Twitter and YouTube  and include it in our NPT This Week enewsletter. The weekly […]

August Membership Campaign Specials

Posted by on August 8, 2015 at 8:00 am

Our August Membership Campaign is underway, which means it’s time to catch some great shows and – with your generous donation to NPT – receive thank-you gifts ranging from DVDs and CDs to concert tickets. Enjoy this month’s special programming (check our schedule for additional airings) and please support Nashville Public Television. Highlights include: Sunday, […]

Join ‘Volunteer Gardener’ Host Troy B. Marden for Pennsylvania Garden Trip

Posted by on July 6, 2015 at 11:01 am

When “Volunteer Gardener” host Troy B. Marden leads this fall’s tour of Pennsylvania Brandywine Valley gardens, he’ll be returning to familiar stamping grounds. While in college, Marden interned at Longwood Gardens, one of the many highlights of this tour’s six-day itinerary. The “Brandywine Valley Gardens with Volunteer Gardener” tour takes place Oct. 11-16, 2015. Registrations […]

NPT’s ‘Throwback Thursday’ Sign-Off Videos Go Back to the 1980s

Posted by on June 26, 2015 at 12:13 pm

Back in the day, TV stations signed on every morning and signed off every night, often accompanied by scenes of their respective regions or an American flag waving n the breeze. In the 1980s, when we were known as WDCN, we invited local high school choirs to sing patriotic songs which we recorded and aired […]

Come Along on an Appraisal Day In-Home Visit

Posted by on May 29, 2015 at 5:21 pm

You’ve probably heard us talking about Appraisal Day for a while now. The event is coming up Saturday, June 20, at the Factory at Franklin and you still have an opportunity to register to have up to three or up to six items appraised by regional experts. We are also offering a special opportunity to […]

Summer Concerts with NPT!

Posted by on May 27, 2015 at 3:04 pm

Nashville Public Television has your tickets to some of the hottest concerts in Nashville this summer. First, we have a great on-air lineup of music programs. Then, with your generous donation during our June Membership Campaign, we’ll send you two tickets to one of the shows below. Enjoy the music and thank you for supporting […]

Word on the Street Is . . . The Big Yellow Bird Bash is Back!

Posted by on February 5, 2015 at 9:00 am

If anyone knows how to celebrate, it’s the attendees of our annual Big Yellow Bird Bash. We’re returning to Houston Station in flying yellow style! Mark your calendars for March 7 from 7-11pm. Don your smart yellow pinstripe tie or your sunny skirt to the party and stroll down the yellow carpet in vogue. Prepare […]

New NPT Reports: Aging Matters Documentary Examines the Costs of Retirement

Posted by on January 28, 2015 at 11:51 am

NPT Reports: ‘Aging Matters: Economics of Aging,’ a new documentary exploring the challenges of financing retirement, premieres 9 p.m. Thursday, January 29 How will Boomers pay for retirement? It’s a question that has been grabbing headlines locally and nationally since the first Boomers began turning 65. Now, with pension funds endangered and medical costs rising, […]