Chantal Kreviazuk

October 20, 2020

JJ Shiplett

October 24, 2020

YukYuks Comedy Tour

November 5, 2020

Michael Bernard Fitzgerald

November 14, 2020

YukYuks Comedy Tour

December 3, 2020

John Wort Hannam

December 5, 2020

Jeff Goring | Thinking of Others

Zachari Logan | Outgrowth

Topping It Off

September 28, 2020

Dauntless | The Lost Town

October 13, 2020

The Spanish Influenza Pandemic of 1918

I See You: Sawubona

SUNSHINE TROLLEY 2020

Come Together… Carefully

Come Together Virtually

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Performances

Chantal Kreviazuk

October 20, 2020

From the urgent, heart-pounding opening chords of her new single “Into Me,” to the first time that famous voice surges like a king tide hitting a breakwater, the message is clear: Chantal Kreviazuk is back. Read More

JJ Shiplett

October 24, 2020

Rugged, raspy and reserved, JJ Shiplett is a true artist. Unapologetically himself, the Alberta born singer-songwriter and performer is bold in range and musical creativity, with a passion and reverence for the art of music and performance that has captured the attention of music fans across the country. Read More

YukYuks Comedy Tour

November 5, 2020

We could all use more laughter in our lives! Join the amazing YukYuks crew in this November edition of their Comedy Tour with headliner Brittany Lyseng, MC Mike Dambra, and Opening Act Matt Foster!! Read More

Michael Bernard Fitzgerald

November 14, 2020

Michael Bernard Fitzgerald is a Canadian singer/songwriter who has collected an audience of fans across North America drawn to simple honest words and a genuine smile. Having released 4 full-length albums to date, Fitzgerald has spent his career since 2006 creating music, touring, developing as a songwriter, and connecting with audiences. Read More

YukYuks Comedy Tour

December 3, 2020

We are thrilled to introduce another edition of the YukYuks Comedy Tour to our December lineup! Join us for some side-splitting, roll-on-the-floor comedy! Read More

John Wort Hannam

December 5, 2020

In 2001, John Wort Hannam quit his teaching job and spent 10 months depleting his savings while sat at his kitchen table, wearing a lucky hat, writing his first ten songs. Those songs would become his first recording Pocket Full Of Read More

Exhibitions

Jeff Goring | Thinking of Others

September 8, 2020-November 13, 2020

Thinking of Others, a solo exhibition of large-scale graffiti paintings by Medicine Hat–based artist Jeff Goring, aka Sonz1, includes sixteen-foot graffiti works based on kindness and were inspired by Biblical quotes such as “Love your neighbour as yourself” and Read More

Zachari Logan | Outgrowth

September 8, 2020-November 13, 2020

This fall the Esplanade presents Outgrowth, a solo exhibition by internationally renowned Regina-based artist Zachari Logan. These exquisitely rendered pastel drawings and ceramic sculptures metaphorically communicate perceptions of memory, mortality, the body and queer identity. Read More

School Art 2020 Virtual Exhibition

Full of colour, energy and talent, the virtual exhibition will lift your spirits and keep you enthralled for hours. Read More

Topping It Off

September 28, 2020-January 29, 2021

Hats keep us warm, help us stay cool, and protect us. They keep the sun out of our eyes. Hats express our sense of style, and they help show who we are and what we do. Read More

Dauntless | The Lost Town

October 13, 2020-January 29, 2021

Located just a few kilometers south of Medicine Hat, stands what is left of the Canada Cement Company town, Dauntless. But just as quickly as it began, Dauntless collapsed under the weight of its own progress, and today, all that remains of the town is a large abandoned cement factory. What happened to Dauntless? 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

EDUCATION BOOKINGS

TEACHERS! The 2019/2020 Education Guide is in! Have a look and book your program... Read More

The Spanish Influenza Pandemic of 1918

The influenza or Spanish flu pandemic of 1918 was one of the deadliest in history infecting up to 500 million people worldwide and killing an estimated 20 million to 50 million people including 50,000 Canadians. The first instance of Spanish flu in Medicine Read More

I See You: Sawubona

The I See You: Sawubona project gives us an opportunity to reflect on how we see each other. It invites us to ask ourselves if we are really recognizing our own humanity in others or if we are allowing our own fears, biases, Read More