21st Century Keepsake Creations

May 5, 2018

Canadian Conscripts at War: 1918

May 23, 2018

Deborah Forbes Lecture Series

Kip Moore

May 14, 2018

Okee Dokee Brothers

May 27, 2018

Keepsakes of Conflict

January 8, 2018


Madagascar Jr

April 25, 2018-April 26, 2018

Madagascar Jr. is a fun-filled adventure including Alex the Lion, Mmarty the Zebra, Melman the giraffe, Gloria the Hippo as well as a group of hilarious plotting penguins. Read More

39th Annual Concerto Showcase Gala

May 5, 2018

The Medicine Hat Symphonic Society is pleased to present the 39th Annual Concerto Showcase. Enjoy a marvelous evening of music presented to you by some of Medicine Hat’s finest young musicians. Read More

Kip Moore

May 14, 2018

Kip Moore often lies awake in bed at night. Melodies and lyrics swirl through his head. Sometimes they’ll dissipate as seamlessly as they first arrived. Read More

The Reunion Beatles

May 16, 2018

The Reunion Beatles - Fantasy Tribute turns the ultimate Rock & Roll fantasy into reality. "John, Paul, George & Ringo.” Together again, for one night only! The Reunion Beatles. The concert that never was…IS! Read More


May 22, 2018

The legendary Conway Twitty dominated the charts with 54 number 1 albums and an astonishing 55 number 1 singles throughout his career. Loretta Lynn burned up the charts with 10 number 1 albums and 16 number 1 singles in her career. The pair teamed up to create the ultimate duo in county with 5 number 1 hits as a pair Read More

Queen: It’s A Kinda Magic!

May 24, 2018

The world’s premier Queen tribute show, Queen: It’s A Kinda Magic, recreates Queen’s 1986 World Tour concert and features two hours of the band’s greatest hits performed live! Read More


School Art 2018

March 24, 2018-May 12, 2018

Ignite your sense of wonder with the 2018 School Art exhibition! Full of colour, energy and talent, the exhibition will lift your spirits and keep you enthralled for hours. Read More

Elaine Freedman – A Moment: Portraits of Women

March 24, 2018-May 12, 2018

Elaine Freedman’s portraits embrace a diversity of women in the Medicine Hat area and around the world in this series of 70 photographic works. Read More

Keepsakes of Conflict

January 8, 2018-May 26, 2018

The 100th anniversary of the First World War has been an opportunity to examine Canadian craft related to war. Read More

Force of Nature

January 27, 2018-May 26, 2018

Climate is expected, weather is not. Expect the unexpected while exploring striking images of Medicine Hat’s extreme weather events. Read More

Events & Programs

Archives Reference Services

Access the records and photos of many early industries, organizations, families and more from our area. Read More

21st Century Keepsake Creations

May 5, 2018

Keepsakes get a twenty-first century twist at this free, family-fun program. Read More

Canadian Conscripts at War: 1918

May 23, 2018

Patrick M. Dennis was born in Windsor, Ontario, and completed his early education at the University of Windsor. He is a retired Canadian Air Force colonel and fighter controller who served abroad for over twenty-two years, including tours as Canada’s deputy military representative to the NATO Military Committee in Brussels, Belgium, and as the Canadian defence attaché to Israel. Read More

PD Days 2017-2018

Calling all budding artists! The Esplanade Arts and Heritage Centre along with the Hive Artists’ Hub will be offering PD Day art programming for ages 5-11 for the 2017/18 school year. Read More

2018 Summer Art Camp

July 3, 2018-August 24, 2018

Register Now! Summer Art Camp 2018 will be held in the Esplanade Discovery Centre, utilizing the Art Gallery, Museum, Archives, and local environment for inspiration. There will be weekly field trips! Read More


TEACHERS! The January to June 2018 Education Guide is in! Have a look and book your program... Read More