September 25th, 2018

Local Entertainment

Eye on the Esplanade: Esplanade summer camps brew big ideas

By Medicine Hat News on June 30th, 2017

Canada is a country characterized by vast natural beauty. Alberta alone brings us from the undulating grasslands of the southern plains to the majestic slopes of the Rocky Mountains. As the days grow longer and our gardens grow thicker, a sense of possibility seems to emerge alongside the rising temperature levels. Summertime always seems to ... Read More »

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Rock Ramblings: Canadian favourites from the world of rock and roll

By Medicine Hat News on June 29th, 2017

What do ketchup chips, maple syrup and poutine have in common? They are iconic pieces of how the world sees Canada. They are as Canadian as the loonie, hockey and the beaver tail. We also have some truly great Canadian talent — especially when it comes to rock and roll. In celebration of our nation’s ... Read More »

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Fab Four tribute takes ‘Beatlemania’ to great heights

By Chris Brown on June 29th, 2017

cbrown@medicinehatnews.com @MHNBrown Medicine Hat may not have experienced the original Beatlemania in the 1960s, but the next best thing will be here on July 3 at 8 p.m. Beatlemania On Tour takes the typical tribute show and amps it up to heights you’d think only the Fab Four themselves could reach. “We basically take the ... Read More »

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Hat native gets national exposure

By Medicine Hat News on June 29th, 2017

Medicine Hat News A born-and-raised Hatter who now lives in L.A. and works in the posh Beverly Hills neighbourhood got some national TV exposure recently. Chanelle Scott, a bridal stylist at Panache Bridal appeared on TLC’s “90-Day Fiance” doing a bridal gown consultation for a Russian woman who had 90 days to marry her U.S. ... Read More »

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After Dark June 29-July 5

By Medicine Hat News on June 29th, 2017

Note: Some listings may be cancelled due to the Canada Day 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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Local bands to compete for right to play at Cars and Guitars

By Mo Cranker on June 24th, 2017

Medicine Hat News Classic rock bands will have the opportunity to play at this year’s Cars and Guitars outdoor classic car show. The show will be taking place at the Canalta Centre on Aug. 19 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., with a panel of judges choosing the four winning bands who will perform. The ... Read More »

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Dancers on stage at Alive After Five

By Medicine Hat News on June 24th, 2017

Medicine Hat News The June 28 Alive After Five at Riverside Veterans’ Memorial Park will have a couple of featured entertainers on the agenda. The Tone Bell Dancers will be performing at 5:45 p.m., with the GX McXempt Dancers going at 6:45. ZanZee will provide musical entertainment from 5-7 p.m., with Christie Kurpjuweit on stage ... Read More »

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Three shows in two days for Ontario singer

By Mo Cranker on June 23rd, 2017

mcranker@medicinehatnews.com @MHNmocranker Ontario-based musician Piper Hayes is set to hop on a Via Rail train on June 17 and begin touring Western Canada until early July as part of her Western Canada Tour. Hayes and her musical partner in crime (and boyfriend) Carson Ritcey-Thorpe will first stop in Winnipeg on June 20, where they will ... Read More »

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Blak Ace at Liquid Night Club tonight

By Medicine Hat News on June 23rd, 2017

Medicine Hat News Canadian recording hip hop artist Blak Ace brings his summer tour to Medicine Hat tonight. Blak Ace will perform at the Liquid Night Club as part of his concert tour Angelz & Demonz... Read More »

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Library Chat: Variety of summer programs for kids at the library

By Medicine Hat News on June 23rd, 2017

Summer can get busy, filling up with one thing or another, but in the mass of activities, camping, vacations, and sports there are a wealth of programs offered for your kids at the public library. The TD Summer Reading Club 2017 and its theme of “Canada” is the perfect way to keep your kids reading, ... Read More »

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