April 28th, 2017

Local Entertainment

After Dark March 9-15

By Medicine Hat News on March 9th, 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 Renn Davies, Temptation Night Club, 9 p.m.-2 a.m. – Intimate with ... Read More »

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Laid-back Canadian audiences help Larry the Cable Guy ‘Git-R-Done’

By Medicine Hat News on March 3rd, 2017

Stan Ashbee Special to the News Comedians Jeff Foxworthy and Larry the Cable Guy have been comedically intertwined for the past 30 years. The comedic duo have a SIRIUSXM channel called “Jeff and Larry’s Comedy Roundup,” and in 2016 were featured in the Netflix comedy special “We’ve Been Thinking,” which is also the title of ... Read More »

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Library Chat: Head down to the library, watch CBC to find out what Canada Reads

By Medicine Hat News on March 3rd, 2017

The annual Canada Reads debates on CBC take place this month, March 27-30, and will be hosted by Ali Hassan from CBC’s Laugh Out Loud. DuringCanada Reads, five personalities champion five different books, each champion extolling the merits of one of the titles. The debate is broadcast over a series of five programs. The panel ... Read More »

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Jeff Foxworthy on the intimacy of comedy, being spoiled by Canadian audiences

By Medicine Hat News on March 2nd, 2017

Stan Ashbee Special to the News Comedians Jeff Foxworthy and Larry the Cable Guy have been comedically intertwined for the past 30 years. The comedic duo have a SIRIUSXM channel called “Jeff and Larry’s Comedy Roundup,” and in 2016 were featured in the Netflix comedy special “We’ve Been Thinking,” which is also the title of ... Read More »

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Rock Ramblings: Hometown Hockey weekend is almost here

By Medicine Hat News on March 2nd, 2017

It’s Hometown Hockey weekend here in the Gas City! The Rogers Hometown Hockey Tour will be stopping in downtown Medicine Hat with the free festival kicking off at noon on Saturday and will feature family-friendly programming and activities all weekend long. You don’t have to be a huge hockey fan to enjoy the festivities! There ... Read More »

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Reel Paddling Film Festival returns for second year

By Rose Sanchez on March 2nd, 2017

Medicine Hat News After a successful first-year showing, the Reel Paddling Film Festival — World Tour will return to Medicine Hat at the end of March, but tickets are on sale now and expecting to go fast. The event offers films of the same calibre as the popular and sold-out Banff Mountain Film Festival hosted ... Read More »

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After Dark March 2-8

By Medicine Hat News on March 2nd, 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 Renn Davies, Temptation Night Club, 9 p.m.-2 a.m. – Intimate with ... Read More »

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Colin James back on March 1

By Medicine Hat News on February 24th, 2017

Medicine Hat News The grey highways of Canada are bringing Juno Award winner Colin James to Medicine Hat in support of his new album “Blue Highways.” James will perform at the Esplanade March 1 at 7:30 p.m. “Blue Highways” is the record James has been eyeing for years, one that pays tribute to some of ... Read More »

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See Swan Lake on Sunday

By Medicine Hat News on February 24th, 2017

Medicine Hat News A ballet classic will take the audience to a faraway time this weekend at the Esplanade. Toronto’s Ballet Jorgen presents Swan Lake on Sunday at 7:30 p.m. Elegant, graceful and beautiful dancing will be supported by colourful costumes and a timeless love story. Tickets, $49.95 plus service charge and GST, are available ... Read More »

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Eye on the Esplanade: Local history, world view

By Medicine Hat News on February 24th, 2017

Medicine Hat is a community that has grown as a result of world events and local responses to them. Our stories are as much influenced by happenings around the world as by the characters, crises and accomplishments here at home. The story of Medicine Hat as a permanent settlement begins with the arrival of the ... Read More »

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