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2024 MEDICINE HAT Wildlife Festival – Meet a Sloth!


Apr 05 - 07 2024


1:00 pm

2024 MEDICINE HAT Wildlife Festival – Meet a Sloth!



Medicine Hat: Meet a Sloth! Duel with a Dragon!!! Wrangle a Wallaby! Tangle with a Tortoise!

The Wildlife Festival returns to Medicine Hat with new animals and some old favourites, taking over Medicine Hat Exhibition and Stampede Pavillion April 5th – 7th!

Featuring Three Exhibits:
• Living Dragons – Explore the mythical world of dragons and learn about their reptilian connections.
• Welcome to the Jungle – Meet sloths, snakes, and other animals that inhabit the world’s jungles.
• Diversity of living things – Learn the similarities and differences of different types of animals and meet wallabies, porcupines, snakes and more.

Two unique half-hour, hands-on educational programs:
• Welcome to the Jungle – Learn about jungle reptiles
• Warm Blooded Creatures – Learn about sloths, ferrets, and other warm blooded creatures..


ADULTS ONLY NIGHT (18+): Join us Friday April 5th from 7pm – 9pm for Adults Only Night. Featuring a special adult only show mixing education and stand-up comedy, alcohol service, and special experiences. The ultimate date night or friends’ night out for the animal lover. Includes early admission for the general festival.

VIP EXPERIENCE: a small group guided experience with all of our animals including a private sloth encounter. No additional experience purchase required. A $185 value! $150/person in advance, $175 onsite. Limited Tickets Available per day. Sessions at the beginning and end of each day.

LIMITED SLOTH EXPERIENCES: We will be offering limited opportunities to meet our sloth up close and personal (petting, taking photos in his enclosure with him!). If you want this experience, please be sure to purchase the Sloth Experience Admission ticket. There may be Sloth Experience tickets available at the venue as well.

The event is finished.