The Hub Channel Renamed ‘Discovery Family’

The Hub Channel has been renamed ‘Discovery Family’

Standard Definition Channel 85  |  High Definition Channel 222

Effective October 13, 2014, The Hub Network will become Discovery Family. The network will broaden its programming focus to serve families in primetime and continue to showcase Hasbro Studios award-winning children’s content during the day. Though the channel name will change, the channel numbers and many of the programs will remain the same.


During the daytime, Discovery Family Channel will offer a robust line up of brand new Hasbro Studios’ series as well as beloved library programming, including My Little Pony, Littlest Pet Shop and Transformers Rescue Bots, while during primetime, the network will serve a growing family audience that began to develop under The Hub Network. Primetime programming will draw from Discovery’s three decades of leadership in creating the highest-quality, real-world content that appeals to the entire family in the Natural History, Adventure, Animals and Science genres. Initial series will include Superhuman, Time Warp, Flying Wild Alaska, Africa and Extreme Engineering: Biggest Reveals.

Discovery Family is in the Family Plus channel package, Discovery Family HD is in the Family Prime channel Package. See what other channels are available in your area

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