Hot Dog Fundraiser for Medicine Hat SPCA – August 10

The Medicine Hat Rhyme & Reason Writers’ Club are hosting a joint hotdog and book sale fundraiser at the 1960 Strachan Road SE Sobey’s location with proceeds to be donated to the SPCA. Our sale is from 11:00 to 3:00 on August 10 at Sobeys, who have most generously agreed to donate all of the food and supplies for our event – even the BBQ and cook! Hot Dog and Drink for $2.00; all proceeds will be donated to the SPCA.


Terry Gillespie – Charity Benefit Dinner – August 11
Saturday, August 11, 2018

Liquid Concert & Event Venue (638 – 14th Street SW)
Cocktails: 6pm
Dinner: 7pm
Show: 8:30pm

Tickets are $85 (with a $25 charitable receipt) which includes a roast beef dinner and dessert

This event is in support of HALO!

For more information or to purchase tickets, call 403.527.5170


Canadian Sheepdog Championships – August 23

An incredible 4 day event beginning August 23, 2018 will be held just outside of Medicine Hat in the beautiful Cypress Hills region. The Canadian Border Collie Association Championship Sheepdog Trials will attract top handlers and dogs from across Canada and from the United States as they compete for the Canadian Championship title. The competition is restricted to border collies registered with the Canadian Border Collie Association.


Blues at the Bow – Chubby Carrier & The Bayou Swamp Band – August 24

Get ready for some Swamp Zydeco! Dust off your dancing shoes, because you will be groovin’ and movin’ all night long.

Doors open at 8:oo pm sharp!

Price: 32


Farmers Market – Every Saturday from May 19th – October 6, 2018

Make it. Bake it. Grow it. Sell it. The Farmers’ Market is back for another season! 9:00am – 1:00pm at Cypress Centre.


Alive After Five – Multiple dates from Wednesday, June 20th to Wednesday, August 15th

Alive After Five will be hosting their summertime street festival again this summer. It will feature live music, entertainment, kid’s games, face painting, food trucks, eating contests and more. Alive After Five takes place every Wednesday starting on June 20 to August 15, 5 pm to 9 pm in Riverside Veterans Memorial Park.


The Medicine Hat Early Childhood Coalition – July 10 – August 23, 2018

Tuesday’s from 10am until 11am @ Southview School Playground
Wednesday’s from 5:30pm until 7:00pm @ Family Leisure Centre Viking Playground
Thursday’s from 10am until 11am @ Central Park

PLAY guides is hosted by the Early Childhood Coalition, in partnership with the YMCA, the City of Medicine Hat, and the Parent Link Centre.

For more information, visit https://www.facebook.com/MedHatECC/


Medicine Hat Drag Racing Association’s – Multiple Dates Below

Satisfy your need for speed with the MHDRA action packed weekends! When you take in a MHDRA Drag Race, you can expect outdoor family entertainment like nothing else in Southern Alberta! The straight 1/4 mile drag strip provides a safe and controlled environment for drivers to push their vehicles to the limits.

The 2018 Season Schedule:

August 11, 2018
Mud Bog

August 24 – August 26, 2018
IBAA Funny Cars

September 8 – September 9, 2018
CMDRA All Bike Drags

September 14 – September 16, 2018
Alberta’s Fastest Car Shootout

September 28 – September 30, 2018