Boomtown Bash

November 1, 2017

Fubuki Daiko

October 22, 2017


October 23, 2017

Ronnie Burkett

November 29, 2017

Brett Kissel

January 15, 2018

“Weird Al” Yankovic

June 3, 2018

Kevin McKenzie

Wendy Struck

Deborah Forbes Lecture Series


September 23, 2017



October 25, 2017

An evening of non-stop surprises and stunning beauty awaits you. Read More

Burton Cummings – SOLD OUT

October 27, 2017

Few artists have achieved the level of public success and critical acclaim that Burton Cummings has enjoyed in a dazzling career spanning more than forty years. Read More

One Night With The King

October 30, 2017

Relive the golden years of Las Vegas when every Elvis show was a sell-out! You won’t believe what you are seeing and hearing as Diogo sings the songs that are still famous today, 40 years after Elvis’ death. Read More

Tale of a Town

November 3, 2017

The Tale of a Town - Canada is a nationwide project capturing the collective community memory of Canada’s main streets, one story at a time. This oral history and theatre initiative has now toured the entire country, and has collected stories from every province and territory in Canada! Read More

The Glorious Sons

November 7, 2017

There is a mechanic shop in the heart of industrial Kingston – it’s tucked in the corner of a dusty cul-de-sac, surrounded by dead trees and rusted out machinery. Read More

Hotel California

November 8, 2017

Hotel California is one of the greatest albums ever made. There’s a reason why ‘New Kid in Town’ won a Grammy. Read More


Kevin McKenzie

September 16, 2017-November 4, 2017

In Resurrection, Cree/Métis artist McKenzie presents powerful sculptural installations with handmade cast buffalo skulls illuminated by neon and LED lights. Read More

Wendy Struck

September 16, 2017-November 4, 2017

Wendy Struck is well-known in Medicine Hat for her beautiful outdoor murals on downtown buildings, and in Between she presents three large murals, each poetically conveying a charged private moment, frozen in time. Read More


September 23, 2017-December 30, 2017

The sweat-soaked smell of the locker room. The flick of the wrist-shot. The scream of the enthusiastic fans. For millions of Canadians, winter is synonymous with hockey — a sport integral to Canadian society. Read More

Boom Industry

September 30, 2017-January 13, 2018

In 1913 Medicine Hat was booming. With an economy fueled by world-wide optimism and a supply of natural gas that seemed limitless, the Flats became one of western Canada’s most significant industrial hubs.  Read More

Events & Programs

Boomtown Bash

November 1, 2017

FOR ONE NIGHT ONLY, get inside information about Medicine Hat’s prosperous boom industries directly from our Archivist Philip Pype, with a mural-sized historical panorama that offers a window through time. Read More

Archives Reference Services

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

Colour Me Culture

October 17, 2017-November 21, 2017

FREE! Join us and the Medicine Hat College Visual Arts Student Society for a fun night of colouring for adults! Read More

Deborah Forbes Lecture Series

October 26, 2017

In another intriguing and personal stroll through the annals of art, Deborah Forbes will present images, stories and thoughts about three of Canada’s most lauded contemporary artists: Brian Jungen, Peter von Tiesenhausen and Liz Magor. Read More

Kindergarten PD Days

New this fall, we will be offering PD Day programming specifically for students who are enrolled in both Kindergarten and ELP programs through SD76 and are without regular school-based programming on the last Wednesday of each month! Read More

PD Days 2017

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 Winter Art Programs

Calling all budding artists! We have the art class for you! Read More

Readers Theatre for Seniors

October 5, 2017-November 30, 2017

Please join us for another ongoing Readers Theatre for Seniors workshop. We will read through some Canadian plays this fall. No experience necessary except the willingness to participate and enjoy. Read More