DCTV tells stories that matter to help our community thrive.

Arts and culture. Education and entertainment. People and events. And everything else you care about in the nation’s capital.


Stronger Start: Building Better Child Care

The child care system is in crisis, locally and nationally. In a groundbreaking new docuseries from DCTV and the Bainum Family Foundation, parents, educators, and advocates discuss how we can make the system better, more accessible, and more affordable for everyone. Watch Stronger Start: Building Better Child Care on DCTV!

LIYT Nights & Drag Duels: The Emmy-nominated, most fabulous competition of the summer!

Primetime! at 8 pm: Stories That Matter on DCTV

Watch the Stronger Start series, with a special community Town Hall hosted by Kojo Nnamdi

Community Stories: A day in the life of a biker

Community Stories: DC’s Beat Your Feet Dance Movement

Stories that matter

Primetime! on DCTV brings you local stories that matter every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 8 pm. Watch original shows, short-form news, local events and entertainment, and conversations that cover all eight wards of the District… and beyond.

Immerse yourself in the vibrant culture, fun interviews, and exciting events that make our nation’s capital unique. From bustling museums, to nutrition and lifestyle shows, to local history — there’s always something new to discover.

Tune in at 8 pm every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday on DCTV cable channels and on our YouTube channel @YourDCTV. Don’t forget to subscribe so you don’t miss any local stories.

Stay tuned for fun interviews, insider tips, and behind-the-scenes tours of this dynamic city. Get ready to experience the best of DC with us on Primetime! at 8 pm. New shows every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday!

These are stories that matter. This is DCTV.

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