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Welcome to the Monarch Theatre!

The Monarch Theatre is the oldest operational movie theatre in Canada. It is located in downtown Medicine Hat.

Its single screen shows new, unique, and classic movies.

This Week

This week, on Feb 16, 17, 18, 21 at 7:30pm, we show Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri.

Rating: 14A for coarse language and brutal violence.

Drama. After the sexual assault and murder of her daughter, a mother (Frances McDormand) puts up three billboards in hopes of getting the attention of the authorities (Woody Harrelson, Sam Rockwell). --Alberta Film Ratings

Poster for the film, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

Regular admission prices:

$8 for adults
$7 for seniors (65+)
$7 for students with valid student ID
$6 for children (12 and under)
$6 for matinees

Special Movie Deals

Each Sunday and Wednesday evening is our 6&6 special.

This means admission is $6 and a medium popcorn & a can of pop combo is only $6!!

Dinner and a Movie with:

Inspire Cafe

Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday after 5pm is Dinner and a Movie with Inspire Cafe. With that deal, you receive a movie pass which is valid for up to one month! Call 403-548-2233 for more information.

Mario's Logo
Bearded Bull

Dinner and a Movie with Mario's Restaurant is available Monday through Saturday! Movie pass is valid for up to one month! Call 403-529-2600 for more information.

Industry Pub

Dinner and a Movie with Industry Pub is available Saturday and Sunday. Movie pass is valid for one month. Call 403-527-9782 for more information.

Special Events

Music at The Monarch

Once a month, the Friends of the Monarch Theatre present a band.

Date Time Band
Jan 25 7:00pm Audrey Three
Feb 15 7:00pm Kool Ray and the Hip Katz
Mar 29 7:00pm Site 61 with Don Stock
Apr 26 7:00pm TBD*
May 31 7:00pm TBD*

$10 admission available at the door.

Cash bar available.

The House Stands Still

The House Still Stands

The Friends of the Monarch Theatre present a comedic theatrical production showing
The Perils of Prairie Living.


This play is performed by Bev Botter and theatre friends.

Banner for Snowed In Comedy Tour

On Feb 27, 2018 at 8pm, the Snowed In Comedy Tour glides into The Monarch Theatre to deliver a flurry of laughs. Four international comedians come together to create one amazing show with each bringing a unique and hilarious take providing something for everyone. Just for Laughs winner Dan Quinn is back along with Seattle Comedy Competition winner Damonde Tschritter. The $25,000 great Canadian laugh off winner, Paul Myrehaug, returns this year as well as 5 time Canadian Comedian of the year nominee, Pete Zedlacher.

Admission: $40. Tickets available at the City Centre Development Agency (CCDA) office. Tickets are also available online from www.brownpapertickets.com.


We thank the volunteers from Friends of the Monarch Theatre for running the box office.

The Monarch Theatre is available to rent. See our rent form for more information.