Oct 11, 2018
All Hallows’ Eve: Spooky and Fun Adventures from Your Medicine Hat Hotel
From singing along to Halloween favourites with children’s entertainer Norman Foote to moshing with metalheads, Medicine Hat is the place to be this coming Halloween. Why not book a night or two at our Medicine Hat hotel and check out these spooktacular events and activities perfect for families, and some that are just for adults.
Howl Along to Norman Foote
One of Canada’s favourite children’s entertainers, Norman Foote lives up to his name by hosting The Howl Musical Mascarade Oct. 28 at the Esplanade Arts and Heritage Centre. Your little Minions can dance the afternoon away while this Juno award-winning artist shares the stage with a unique choir described as an animated wall of costumed singers, as well as local school choirs. Tickets are pay-what-you-will, available at Tixx.ca. Hosting a Halloween or birthday party? Why not book into our Medicine Hat hotel with a pool? We have large suites that can sleep up to six people.
Treat the Kids to Halloween at the Library
The Medicine Hat Public Library, located a short drive from our Medicine Hat accommodations, is hosting free children’s Halloween events starting with a screening of the PG animated film Monster House, Oct. 27 at 2 p.m. in the Library Theatre.
On Oct. 28, the library hosts an afternoon of Halloween fun with the Monster Mash. Get your kids dressed in their costume and enjoy stories, activities and treats from 2-3:30 p.m. in the Honor Currie Room. Registration is required by calling 403-502-8526.
On Halloween night from 7-8:30 p.m., you can hang out at the library for a fun party featuring Monster Mad Libs, a mummy contest, and more. Arrive in your most creative costume for your chance to win a prize. Snack and drinks provided. For ages 10-12.
Party at the Zombie Disco
The Heartwood Café and Terrestrial Expedition Agency are hosting a 70s theme Disco Dance Party for the Undead, Oct. 26. Dress in your best John Travolta meets the Walking Dead costume and head down to the Heartwood to dance to live DJs. The event is 18-plus with a $5 cover charge. Why not make it a howling night out by booking a room at one of the best places to stay in Medicine Hat?
Take in a Texas Style Halloween
Looking for a Halloween party and not wanting to worry about the drive home? Ralph’s Texas Bar and Steak House, located just 1 kilometre by foot from the Comfort Inn and Suites, is hosting its huge Halloween bash Oct. 27, with prizes for best costumes, live and DJ music, and featuring all 7 of its bars open all night. Cover is just $5. 18-plus only.
Mosh with Some Monster MetalHeads
Billed as the heaviest show of the year, some of Western Canada’s hardest thrash, death and progressive metalcore bands will scream at the rafters at Liquid Nite Club, downtown Medicine Hat, Oct. 26. On the bill is Widow’s Peak, Bring Your Own Bodies, Raising the Ruins, Revanchist, Crimson Calibre and special guest XVNNY. Doors open at 8 p.m. and cover is $10. 18-plus only.
Don’t want to spook your pets? Read our blog on Pet-Friendly Hotels in Medicine Hat: How to Plan for a Safe Stay with Fido.
Looking to book one of the best hotels in Medicine Hat, Alberta? The Comfort Inn and Suites Medicine Hat reviews say it all. Enjoy our clean and comfortable accommodations, friendly service, convenient location, complimentary hot breakfast buffet, and one of the best Medicine Hat swimming pools all under one roof.