October 21st, 2017

Local Entertainment

‘Magic’ at Kenny and Dolly show

By Chris Brown on August 31st, 2017

cbrown@medicinehatnews.com  @MHNBrown Islands in the stream, that is what they are not. Two of the best Kenny Rogers and Dolly Parton impersonators, that is what they are. Marty Edwards and Wendy Engler present Kenny and Dolly Together Again at the Esplanade on Sept. 8. The 7:30 p.m. show recreates Kenny and Dolly’s 1983 Real ... Read More »

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Rock Ramblings: Arkells ‘Knocking at the Door’ chosen best rock song of the summer of ’17

By Medicine Hat News on August 31st, 2017

We’ve reached the point in the summer where the leaves start changing colour, the air gets a bit colder and the classic pumpkin spice flavour assaults citizens every waking second (seriously, there’s no break). But for us lovers of rock it has become time to count down the 10 greatest hits of the summer, according ... Read More »

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Corb Lund, Dallas Smith headline U of L event

By Medicine Hat News on August 31st, 2017

Medicine Hat News One of southern Alberta’s biggest outdoor music events of the summer is just days away as the University of Lethbridge celebrates its 50th anniversary with the Shine On Summer Music Festival. Saturday’s event, from 12:30 to 11 p.m. at the U of L Community Stadium, features award-winning artists Dallas Smith, Corb Lund, ... Read More »

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After Dark Aug. 31-Sept. 6

By Medicine Hat News on August 31st, 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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Eye on the Esplanade:’The Wild’ evokes memories of clay artist’s youth

By Medicine Hat News on August 25th, 2017

It doesn’t matter where you are from, the rain forests of west coast of British Columbia or the tundra of Nunavut, we all reminisce of our childhood and the special times spent in these wild places. Many Canadians have fond memories of driving for hours on the open highway, anticipating the smell of the boreal ... Read More »

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Old beehive kilns at Medalta get a ‘House Life’

By Mo Cranker on August 24th, 2017

mcranker@medicinehatnews.com @MHNmocranker Medalta’s latest exhibit definitely has some buzz surrounding it. What began as a concept nearly two years ago, and created over two months this year, the new House Life exhibit at Medalta takes over one of the dormant beehive kilns at the historic clay district to turn it into a whole new experience. ... Read More »

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Rock Ramblings: The Medicine Hat coincidence

By Medicine Hat News on August 24th, 2017

I would only need three of my fingers and one opposable thumb to recall the amount of times I’ve looked forward to seeing a movie. In no particular order and until last week, those movies would be The Big Lebowski, Guardians of the Galazy (Vol. 1 and Vol. 2), MadMax: Fury Road and Empire Strikes ... Read More »

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After Dark Aug. 24-30

By Medicine Hat News on August 24th, 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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Ex-Hatter in city for book launch, signing

By Medicine Hat News on August 24th, 2017

Medicine Hat News A former Medicine Hat resident will be back in the city this weekend for a book launch and signing for her latest work. The sixth book in Darlene Foster’s Amanda Travels series, “Amanda in New Mexico — Ghosts in the Wind,” — will soon be available in most bookstores. To mark the ... Read More »

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Tom Jackson visiting Badlands attractions, but no concerts planned

By Medicine Hat News on August 24th, 2017

Medicine Hat News A recent story about actor-singer Tom Jackson visiting the Canadian Badlands this summer referred to a ‘concert tour’ when, in fact, no concerts are planned. Jackson is not doing actual appearances, per se, but will be visiting attractions in the Canadian Badlands and going behind the scenes to curate stories that will ... Read More »

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