The Medicine Hat Exhibition & Stampede is steeped in tradition and remains true to its roots of western heritage while embracing excitement here in the city.Mark your calendar for the annual Exhibition and Stampede held July 25-28. Our fabulous festival celebrates Western Heritage and Values and has been celebrated in Medicine Hat since 1887, making it one of Alberta’s oldest events!The Stampede kicks off with a Western Dance on July 14 complete with live entertainment plus the crowning of the Stampede Queen and Princess. Mark your calendars for July 23 when the Stampede Summer Jam takes the stage! Local musicians will put on a show like no other, right here on the Stampede grounds!July 26 is the annual parade! Watch the brightly animated floats, colorful costumes, horses of all breeds, and marching bands from near and far as they travel through Medicine Hat.Don’t miss the exciting atmosphere of West Coast Amusements on the Stampede grounds, an old family tradition enjoyed by the whole family from six to sixty! There are carnival games, the Stampede Tradeshow, the Cactus Saloon, Beer Gardens, Petting Zoo, Agricultural displays, Photography, Arts & Crafts displays, Free Entertainment on three stages and so much more! Visit Country in the City, which offers demonstrations daily. Little wranglers will love getting up close and personal at the petting zoo. Take a stroll through beautiful Pioneer Village and engage in some great conversation with interpreters about days gone by!The Ranch Horse competition and sale is Friday July 27, showcasing ranch etiquette of our equine friends.Methanex Kiddies Day happens Friday July 27, children 12 & under get in free from noon until 3pm. Featuring face painting, scavenger hunts, bouncy castles and fun activities for children. There will be so many shining smiles and laughter in Pioneer Village.Our annual livestock show is December 14 and 15 – the Beef Pen Show & Cowboy Christmas Tradeshow is growing! You’ll get a chance to come out and see Commercial and Purebred breeders show off their best!
The Canalta Centre is Medicine Hat's newest entertainment venue and home to the Medicine Hat Tigers.Located in the Box Springs Business Park, this state-of-the-art facility has seating for 7,100 people featuring 350 club seats, 22 suites, eight loge boxes, two community suites for public rental, and a lounge.The Canalta Centre is Medicine Hat’s premiere landmark for residents and visitors to cheer and to be entertained. The mission of the Canalta Centre is to provide a professionally managed, multi-use, first-class venue that generates positive economic impact for the local community.
The Monarch Theatre is debatably the oldest running movie theatre in Canada ,located downtown Medicine Hat. Its single screen shows new, unique and classic movies. Regular movie nights every Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. Check the website for rental information, what is showing, and special deals!
42 room hotel with Complimentary Breakfast Free wireless internet and 32-inch Flat Screen TV's.
Located right by the brand new Canalta Events Centre the Hampton Inn and Suites is our newest location in Medicine Hat, Alberta. This brand new hotel features all the complimentary perks that you've come to enjoy at our hotels such as high-speed Wi-Fi and a deluxe continental breakfast. Check out the Canalta Centre for all the latest hockey games, concerts and local events happening in the community!
The Quality Inn Medicine Hat is committed to providing the best in customer service and accommodations at an affordable rate. The pet-friendly hotel is located near many area attractions including Echo Dale Regional Park, The Arena/WHL Hockey Rink, Alberta Health Services, Medicine Hat Regional Hospital and historic downtown. This Medicine Hat hotel offers spaciously-appointed guest rooms, including business rooms and suites, each complete with cable satellite television and a Lodgenet Entertainment Center. Guests will enjoy a complimentary continental breakfast each morning. Additional amenities at the Quality Inn Medicine Hat include a fitness center, two indoor heated swimming pools and business center.
Your craft beer adventure begins on June 2 at Medicine Hat Brewing Company. Enjoy a tour of the brewery, breakfast and a side of beer. Next, journey across the prairie to Aspen Crossing to hop aboard the Ales On Rails train. Enjoy samples of what Alberta brewery Origin Malting offers.
Take the family for an inclusive getaway which includes one night accommodation in a Standard Room, one in-room movie, two 12″ pizzas, three bottles of pop and breakfast for 2 adults & 2 children. Plus get unlimited access to the water park with two slides, pool and hot tub.
Book your stay at Bar Diamond Guest Ranch, then relax and let Prairie Sprinter take you there and back from Calgary. Enjoy a stop at UNESCO World Heritage Site on your journey to the ranch. Transfer available for groups from June to Sept. Accommodation at Bar Diamond not included.
Explore the Canadian Badlands with Prairie Sprinter. Scheduled travel opportunities from Calgary are available throughout the summer months. Choose from a day tour to Dinosaur Provincial Park, a multi-day tour through the region, or create a custom tour itinerary for your private group. Prairie Sprinter specializes in small group travel accommodating 10 to 24 passengers. Tours depart from the centrally located Calgary Tower and include round-trip transportation and a driver guide.
Experience a river run adventure on the South Saskatchewan River in the footsteps of Alberta's Indigenous people and prehistoric creatures who once called the Canadian Badlands their home. Join us for a day on the river where you will experience the true power of a sturgeon, Alberta's largest game fish.
Tradeshow opens 1 hour prior to the Rodeo and ends 1/2 hour after the Rodeo finishes. Princess for a day will be presented during the Rodeo on Saturday, April 6th, 2019 Mutton Bustin' will take place during the Rodeo on Sunday, April 7th, 2019. Other Events: Thursday, April 4th, 2019 - Team Roping Jackpot Time: 7:00 p.m. Friday, April 5th, 2019 – Slack Time: 10:00 a.m., Saturday, April 6th, 2019 - Barrel Racing Jackpot, Time: 10:00 a.m. Entry information available soon. Admission is Free for the barrel racing jackpot.
The 5K Foam Fest is a one of kind obstacle course based fun run. Experience 22+ obstacles including the world's largest inflatable waterslide, mud pits and 2.5 million cubic feet of foam! Rock out all day to 12,000 watts of awesome music, enjoy a free kids zone for kids 7 and under, delicious food, great vendors and beer gardens. With a variety obstacles and a ton of foam the run is an exciting challenge for experienced and beginner runners alike.
Stampede Grandstand Night Show Entertainment. Wild West Wednesday including Corb Lund and High Valley. Wednesday, July 25th.Tickets start at $69 and include gate admission to the Stampede until July 24 at 11:59pm. The night show performance starts at 8pm.