Towne Square Parking Lot

603 First Street SE

The Towne Square parking lot is a unique development in Medicine Hat's Waterfront District and is accessible through the alleyway south of First Street SE.


Download the HotSpot app and pay for parking on your smart phone!

HotSpot is an easy-to-use mobile parking app which allows customers to pay for parking remotely through their smart phone. Once the app has been downloaded, users upload a balance to a virtual wallet which is used to make a digital payment while parked at Towne Square. 

The benefits of using the HotSpot app include:

  • Receive notifications before your time expires
  • Option to extend your parking time to avoid a parking ticket
  • Register multiple vehicles
  • View your paid parking history
  • Secure payments

Don't have the app downloaded? Scan a QR code located at Towne Square and pay by credit card. Alternatively, you can visit the HotSpot website and log-in from your desktop.

App information
  • Download the HotSpot app from the Apple or Play Store
  • Create an account with your mobile phone number or email address
  • Park in an available parking space within Towne Square
  • Pay for your parking session from your phone
  • Extend your time remotely if you would like to stay downtown longer
  • Receive digital copies of your parking receipts through the app
Parking fees

Uncovered parking, no electric service.

Paid parking Monday to Friday 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.:

  • $1/hour to a maximum for $5/day
  • $60.32 (as of Dec. 31, 2023, rate includes GST) 
  • $655.20/year (as of Dec. 31, 2023, rate includes GST.) 

Parking is free after 6 p.m. on weekdays, as well as all day Saturday and Sunday.

For more information about Towne Square and event rentals, visit the Towne Square homepage.