Lidia Celebrates America

This series is a multi-cultural experience celebrating the diversity in America. Celebrity chef and restaurateur Lidia Bastianich takes a culinary journey that will seat us at the table of families all across rural and urban America. From east to west, north to south, experience along with Lidia the diverse melting pot that is America. This series is a deeply personal journey that allows Lidia to share her culinary traditions, heritage and history with others who also have great stories to tell.


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Lidia Celebrates America By Episode

  • Holiday for Heroes (#401)

    Join host Lidia Bastianich for an unforgettable holiday special celebrating veterans, who discuss the importance of family during holidays, the challenges and sacrifices of their work and the pride they take in having defended our country.

  • Homegrown Heroes (#501)

    Join Lidia Bastianich to celebrate our homegrown heroes-veterans who now cultivate the land they fought to defend.

  • A Heartland Holiday Feast (#601)

    Join Emmy and James Beard Award-winning chef Lidia Bastianich as she travels to the heartland of America, immersing herself in diverse cultures that provide inspiration for the holidays.

  • Return of the Artisans (#701)

    Join Emmy and James Beard Award-winning chef Lidia Bastianich as she travels America to meet people mastering the art of meat curing, coopering, jam-making, cider-making and more, and finds out what inspires and fuels them.

  • A Salute to First Responders (#)

    Join Chef Lidia Bastianich on a trip across the country to visit those serving on the front lines.

  • Overcoming The Odds (#901)

    A global pandemic. A life apart from family and friends.


NHPBS Over-the-Air Broadcast

WENH-TV Ch. 11 Durham

WLED-TV Ch. 48 Littleton

WEKW-TV Ch. 18 Keene

W50DP-D Ch. 50 Hanover

W34DQ-D Ch. 34 Pittsburg

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