Sunshine Skillet Food Festival

Tempting your taste buds in Canada’s Sunniest City


Back for another exciting year of culinary competitions, tastings and unique dining experiences, the 5th annual Sunshine Skillet Food Festival, in partnership with Tourism Medicine Hat will be held on May 19 & 20, 2017.


A part of this exciting weekend is the coveted Sunset Dinner.  The Sunset Dinner will be held on Saturday, May 20th, doors opening at 5:00 PM and dinner starts at 5:30 PM.  You won’t want to miss this unique dining experience; where five seasoned Medicine Hat chefs will be collaborating to create a 5-course menu to remember. Authentically local, each will feature ingredients sourced from Southern Alberta, paired with a beverage. This year’s dinner theme “Tradition” will be enhanced by the charming outdoor setting at the Carriage House & Park Patio at the Medicine Hat Exhibition & Stampede grounds. Eat, drink and celebrate!
Tickets are available now by calling 403-527-1234; go to; pick them up at the Medicine Hat Exhibition & Stampede office or the Medicine Hat Mall guest services.

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