Past Performances

TD JazzFest Presents Keith Hallett


  • July 12, 2017
    11:15 pm - 1:30 am

The  TD Halifax Jazz Festival’s Late Night Stage is at The Carleton this year, yay! Keith Hallett plays our stage on Wednesday, July 12th at 11:15 PM. Tickets are $15 and available HERE. (more…)

Andrea Wittgens & Kate Vargas + Arsoniste


  • July 12, 2017
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Antigonish-born, New York City resident, chanteuse Andrea Wittgens teams up with NYC pal Kate Vargas and our own Arsoniste for a show at The Carleton on Wednesday, July 12th. Show time is 7 PM and admission is only $10 at the door. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UWZ1AsjB6ko https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oOczk3PFVlg https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=psLHS5s4JSA   (more…)

JJ Shiplett Band + Helen & Lucy


  • J.J. Shiplett + TBA
    July 11, 2017
    7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Man, it’s nice when we get offered a show by someone we’re not entirely familiar with but know everyone who regularly comes to The Carleton will absolutely LOVE. That’s the case with Alberta’s JJ Shiplett. He’ll make his Halifax debut – with a full band – on Tuesday, July 11th. Show time is 7:30 PM (more…)

Comedy At The Carleton – Caleb Synan + Adam Christie


  • July 9, 2017
    8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Ah July. Summer. And nothing says summer like comedy, right? With that very questionable logic, Comedy At The Carleton is pleased to present a co-headlining bill with American stand-up Caleb Synan (Conan O’Brien, Last Comic Standing) and, from This Hour Has 22 Minutes, our own Adam Christie. Show time is 8 PM and admission is (more…)

Stand Back + The Good Woods


  • July 8, 2017
    10:00 pm - 1:00 am

Dartmouth-based rock’n’blues trio Stand Back, along with The Good Woods, gang up for a night of live music at The Carleton on Saturday, July 8th. Show time is 10 PM and it’s only $5 at the door to get in and have some fun. (more…)

The (Legendary) Goldblooms


  • July 7, 2017
    10:00 pm - 1:00 am

The (Legendary) Goldblooms hold down the fort at The Carleton on Friday, July 7th. Show time is 10 PM and it’s only $5 to get in the door. If you like the really good rock’n’roll music, you’ll like these guys. Bring the dancing shoes; or don’t, we’re OK if you don’t want to dance, no (more…)

Jesse Thomas Band + Shadow Folk


  • July 6, 2017
    9:00 pm - 1:00 am

Jesse Thomas brings his band, and openers Shadow Folk, to The Carleton on Thursday, July 6th. Live music will get underway at 9 PM and it’ll be $7 at the door to get yourself into the gig.   (more…)

Gordie Sampson


  • Gordie Sampson - Tuesday
    July 4, 2017
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Music Nova Scotia, ECMA, Juno, Grammy, Academy of Country Music, Canadian Country Music Association, Nashville Songwriters Association, etc. award winner – Cape Breton’s Gordie Sampson – returns to The Carleton for his annual summer shows on Monday, July 3rd and Tuesday, July 4th. Show time each night is 7 PM and tickets are $30. Gordie’s back (more…)

Gordie Sampson


  • Gordie Sampson = Monday
    July 3, 2017
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Music Nova Scotia, ECMA, Juno, Grammy, Academy of Country Music, Canadian Country Music Association, Nashville Songwriters Association, etc. award winner – Cape Breton’s Gordie Sampson – returns to The Carleton for his annual summer shows on Monday, July 3rd and Tuesday, July 4th. Show time each night is 7 PM and tickets are $30. Gordie’s back (more…)

SiriusXM Presents Carleton Canada Day Comedy – Mark Walker + Ian Black + Catherine Robertson & Host Dan Hendricken


  • SiriusXM Carleton Canada Day Comedy
    July 1, 2017
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Canadians understand that comedy is a funny thing, so what better day to recognize that simple fact than Canada Day!?! To that end, SiriusXM is presenting a Carleton Canada Day Comedy show  with Mark Walker, our own Ian Black, Catherine Robertson and hosted by Dan Henricken on Saturday, July 1st. Show time is a civilized (more…)