Optik TV Free Content

We’re now giving you loads more free content, including family, news and educational content, so you can stay informed, entertained and connected. Check this page regularly for the latest channel and content additions.

How to Watch Free Content on Optik TV

There are many ways to access your free content on Optik TV.

Free Previews

Simply tune into Channel 5 to see which channels are on free preview. Not seeing the free previews on your TV? Restart your box. Press “Menu” > select “Settings” > select “Restart box.”

Learn at Home with Optik TV Hub

Explore entertaining educational programming for the whole family, including livestreams from TELUS Spark and HR MacMillan Space Centre. Tune into Channel 611 and press “OK” to see all available content. Select the content you want and start watching.

Free Previews

Channel 801

Expires August 31, 2020

Channel 750

Expires August 17, 2020

Channel 752

Expires August 17, 2020

Channel 918

Expires September 30, 2020


Kids Learning | CH 611

Keep kids curious and learning with engaging content such as exploring the world of science and tips to stay safe online.

TELUS Spark Live

Every Wednesday

HR Mac Space Centre Live

Every Thursday

Virtual Summer Camps powered by TELUS

#EndBullying All-Stars Virtual Workshop

#EndBullying All-Stars Virtual Workshop

#EndBullying All-Stars Virtual Workshop

#EndBullying All-Stars Virtual Workshop

The Code Virtual Workshop

Community Connections | CH 345

A VIP all-access pass to shows, cultural experiences and live events.

Pride Vancouver

Arts & Culture | CH 710

Explore award-winning films, documentaries and special features from your community and around the world.

Edmonton Fringe

Theatre Calgary

Pacific Opera Victoria

Vancouver Opera

Curiosity Corner | CH 720

Spark your curiosity with shows and live events all dedicated to expanding your knowledge.