First Responder’s Day

First Responders Day

Saturday, September 25, 2021, was our first-annual First Responders Day!

Where: The Medicine Hat Mall

When: The HALO Helicopter lands at 11:00 AM In the Southland Volkswagen Landing Zone

What: Enjoy a fun-filled day with your family. The event is outdoors and will feature


  • Halo 1, you will also be able to talk to the pilots.
  • Medicine Hat Police Department will have a display and you can talk to the patrol officers in person.
  • You will be able to see the rescue vehicle up-close and talk to the tactical team officers.
  • Medicine Hat Fire Department and Cypress County Emergency Services apparatus and their members.
  • Firetrucks will be on-location and you can talk to the firefighters.
  • South Eastern Alberta Search and Rescue and their members.

HALO Air Ambulance provides an invaluable service to our community when we need it the most and would not be able to continue their missions without the support of people like us. Every dollar helps. Southland Volkswagen will be accepting and matching donations for HALO.


The HALO-1 Helicopter landed at the Southland Volkswagen Landing Zone.

Make A Difference

During First Responder's Day, we will be holding a 50/50 draw with proceeds going to HALO.

*Draw will be made at the end of the day on September 25, 2021.


If you would rather make a donation without entering the draw, you can do it one of these three ways.





using “HALO” as the password