2016-2017 season starting September 25th.
The Esplanade Arts and Heritage Centre is connecting everyone with Arts and Heritage. Whether you're an art lover, a cultural enthusiast, or someone who can appreciate the beauty of an architecturally stunning facility, the Esplanade brings for you visual art performance art and cultural heritage under one roof.
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.
Prairie Sprinter offers twice daily scheduled service between Medicine Hat and Calgary. Two departures from each city, daily. Front door service to or from any address within in Medicine Hat and a variety of destination choices in Calgary. See website for a complete list of departure times and stops.
Start your weekend right with skiing at Hidden Valley Ski Resort in Cypress Hills Park, near Medicine Hat. Experience virtually no lift lines, friendly staff and helpful instructors at this great family hill. After you enjoy a day on the slopes, rest comfortably at your choice of hotel.
Journey through the Canadian Badlands on this 5-day/4-night history and culture tour. Hike pine forest trails in the middle of the prairie, meet prehistoric dinosaurs, explore the culturally diverse city of Medicine Hat and dine on creative local dishes as you journey through southern Alberta. Tours available June to September.
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.
Medalta's Yuill Family Gallery will be exhibiting Caution by Tina Riche until April 12. Opening reception is 6-8 p.m. on March 8. A collection of 36 acrylic paintings by Tina Riche illustrate the vast landscapes of Canada. From the east coast of Newfoundland to the Alberta and Saskatchewan prairies, these works feature prominently land, sky, and water while animal and human play their roles--relatively small in the grand scheme of things.
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.
In this 5-day workshop, participants will work with Carole Epp to develop and explore narrative in functional and/or sculptural work. Beginning with design considerations, storytelling, and concept development, this workshop will give the students the confidence and skills to bring their ideas to life. Ongoing feedback demos and slideshows will round out the class as well as some social media discussions throughout, drawing from Carole’s extensive knowledge with online communities. A minimum level of experience is required as many hand-building, slip-casting, wheel throwing and surface decoration techniques will be covered during the week, but class is suited to a variety of skill levels. August 20-24. $695 + GST.