January 19th, 2018

Local Entertainment

Library Chat: Seek out information literacy

By Medicine Hat News on December 22nd, 2017

The Medicine Hat Public Library board has just released the library’s 2018-2020 Plan of Service and you can find it on our website – http://www.mhpl.info. Just scroll to the very bottom of the main page, and look under “About Us.” One new initiative will be to provide programs to help patrons to improve their information ... Read More »

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Year in Review: Non-stop local entertainment

By Chris Brown on December 21st, 2017

cbrown@medicinehatnews.com @MHNBrown Another year gone, another year of top-notch talent on the Medicine Hat entertainment, arts and culture scene. Anybody who says there is nothing to do in Medicine Hat just isn’t paying attention. From festivals that draw fans from far and wide to locals of all ages taking centre stage to Canada 150 celebrations ... Read More »

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Rock Ramblings: Christmas morning could be dangerous with gifts like wood burners, slingshots and lawn darts

By Medicine Hat News on December 21st, 2017

I’m thinking that five days from now, Santa will have swapped out the velvety red pants for a velvety red Speedo and is enjoying shrimp skewers on a white sandy beach somewhere; after all, the man with a belly of jelly has earned it. It’s bad enough he had to deal with a workshop recession ... Read More »

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After Dark Dec. 21-27

By Medicine Hat News on December 21st, 2017

Note: Some listings may be cancelled due to the Christmas long weekend. Check with the establishment. THURSDAY – Karaoke, Oly’s Alehouse and Eatery, Johnny with Dynamite Sound, win a $100 gift certificate, 9 p.m., 403-548-6597 – Live jam, Cecil Hotel, 9 p.m. – Ride the Mechanical Bull, Ralph’s Texas Bar and Steakhouse, 9 p.m. – ... Read More »

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Silent Night, Holy Night, musical night

By Medicine Hat News on December 15th, 2017

Medicine Hat News The Medicine Hat Concert Band Society returns to the Esplanade this weekend for a show that has become a holiday tradition for not only the band but also many in the community. Conductor Bill Wahl and the Andante and Allegro Bands present Silent Night, Holy Night on Saturday at 7:30 p.m. More ... Read More »

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Canada’s Pink Floyd band, PIGS, coming to Medicine Hat in February

By Medicine Hat News on December 15th, 2017

Medicine Hat News PIGS: Canada’s Pink Floyd is coming to Medicine Hat early next year. The band, which has spent 10 years perfecting its Pink Floyd-inspired act, will be at the Esplanade on Feb. 17. PIGS has played extensively in Western Canada over the past few years, winning the hearts of fans of the original ... Read More »

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Rock Ramblings: The Glorious Sons top the list of 2017’s best rock albums

By Medicine Hat News on December 14th, 2017

As I was sitting at the kitchen table helping my son decorate his gingerbread house I started to reflect back on my favourite rock and roll albums of 2017. Maybe I’m a little biased, but I feel like 2017 was a big year for rock. Here are my top 10: 10) Theory of a Deadman ... Read More »

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Holiday Train bringing Clark back to her roots

By Mo Cranker on December 14th, 2017

mcranker@medicinehatnews.com @MHNmocranker The CP Holiday Train is making one of its final stops in Medicine Hat Sunday, and one of the biggest stars on this year’s train has roots in the Hat. Country singer Terri Clark grew up in Medicine Hat, and is now making her way through various states and provinces on the CP ... Read More »

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After Dark Dec. 14-20

By Medicine Hat News on December 14th, 2017

THURSDAY – Karaoke, Oly’s Alehouse and Eatery, Johnny with Dynamite Sound, win a $100 gift certificate, 9 p.m., 403-548-6597 – Live jam, Cecil Hotel, 9 p.m. – Ride the Mechanical Bull, Ralph’s Texas Bar and Steakhouse, 9 p.m. – Top 40 DJ music with Ryan Stewart, Temptation Night Club, 9 p.m.-2 a.m. – Intimate with ... Read More »

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Medalta exhibition is Dish-ing on ceramics

By Peggy Revell on December 9th, 2017

prevell@medicinehatnews.com @MHNprevell Medalta is dishing out artistic talent with its annual international exhibition that runs until Jan. 24. “Every year, Medalta hosts an international exhibition, and we put out a call to artists all over the world who are interested in submitting work based around a theme,” said Safira Lachapelle, curator with Medalta. This year’s ... Read More »

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