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posted by: Motel 6 Red Deer on: July 24, 2017

Red Deer has a thriving arts and culture scene that caters to people of all ages! When you stay in Red Deer, be sure to check out all the creativity our city has to offer.

Viewpoint Gallery

Located inside the Culture Services Centre, the Viewpoint Gallery features a collection from established, professional artists right here in Red Deer. You’ll find everything from paintings in all kinds of media to ceramics and glass work. The gallery currently features an exhibit called Unlikely Partners, which will be on display until August 31st. It displays works by multiple local artists in media such as cast glass and metal, pottery, photography, wood sculpture, ceramic, and paint on canvas. The gallery is open from 5:30pm to 9:30pm Monday to Friday, 8 am to 6:30 pm on Saturdays, and 12pm to 4:30pm on Sundays.

Red Deer Museum and Art Gallery (MAG)

The Red Deer Museum and Art Gallery (MAG) is a world-class institution with both permanent and rotating exhibits that will impress even the biggest arts aficionados. Check out the permanent exhibit, Remarkable Red Deer: Stories from the Heart of the Parkland. Remarkable Red Deer shares the stories of Red Deer, from settlement to modern day, with a 4800 square foot exhibit. Through a carefully curated and creative mix of media, including historic artifacts, archival material, and digital work, the exhibition tells the stories of the lives of Red Deer’s extraordinary people. Be sure to check out this exhibit when you visit the MAG, as well as the other incredible rotating exhibits that are always impressive and diverse.

Central Alberta Theatre

Did you know? Central Alberta Theatre in Red Deer is one of the largest and oldest community theatre groups in Canada! In operation since 1970, this organization has grown from small community shows to world-class productions in a state-of-the-art facility. The Theatre building includes multiple studio and meeting spaces that frequently host classes, workshops, rehearsals, and much more. The 2017-2018 season kicks off September 4th!
Staying at Motel 6 Red Deer is the perfect opportunity to check out all the arts and culture that Red Deer has to offer! We are conveniently located with great amenities and affordable rates —  kids stay free, so bring the whole family!