Past Performances

Jeri Brown Band – First Ladies of Jazz – Dinner and a Show

  • October 9, 2018
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

National treasure Jeri Brown is back in town and launching a monthly First Ladies of Jazz show with her band at The Carleton, starting on Tuesday, October 9th! We’re envisioning these as “come for dinner and the show” evenings and, to that end, we’re making them FREE for you to enjoy. Show time is 7 (more…)

The Young’uns

  • October 7, 2018
    8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

We don’t generally fall all over ourselves to recommend an act new to Halifax (we believe everyone who makes it to our stage is worthy of attention) but UK vocal trio The Young’uns are just too good not to gush about – we guarantee you’ll absolutely lurve these guys! They’ll be making their first appearance (more…)

The Carleton Collective

  • October 6, 2018
    10:00 pm - 1:30 am

Our newly formed house band,  The Carleton Collective (because that’s what it’s going to be – a collective of musicians under the name) will be back at The Carleton on Saturday, October 6th. Show time will be the usual 10 PM and tonight it’ll be FREE to hear a mix of killer rock’n’roll tunes that (more…)


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New Menu! The Carleton and Chef Michael Dolente are pleased to announce The Carleton’s new fall menu effective today! With expertly crafted dishes by Chef Dolente and his team, the new menu is exclusively offering locally sourced and globally inspired small plates. “The small plates approach is how I love to both cook and eat. More (more…)

Pat LePoidevin + Corey Isenor + Brianna Gosse

  • October 5, 2018
    10:00 pm - 1:30 am

Pat LePoidevin – celebrating the release of his latest album, Captain Myles & The SPR – with able assistance from Corey Isenor and Brianna Gosse (freshly arrived from Newfoundland), team up for a show at The Carleton on Friday, October 5th. Show time is 10 PM and admission is $10 at the door. Pat LePoidevin (more…)

Braden Lam & The Driftwood People + Eric Stephen Martin + Emily Stuart

  • October 4, 2018
    9:00 pm - 12:30 am

Braden Lam & The Driftwood People celebrate the release of his new EP, Driftwood People, with a show at The Carleton on Thursday, October 4th. Joining him on the night are openers Eric Stephen Martin and Emily Stuart. Show time is 9 PM and admission is only $6 at the door. Braden Lam seems to (more…)

The Lewinskies Album Release + Marc Montanchez + Josh Dunn

  • October 3, 2018
    8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Husband and wife duo, The Lewinskies  (with Geoff Arsenault and Tom Easley in the band), release their new album, Yesterday We Had Everything, at The Carleton on Wednesday, October 3rd. Support on the bill is provided by Marc Montanchez and Josh Dunn. Show time is 8 PM and admission is only $6 at the door. (more…)

Van Larkins (Australia) – Cancelled

  • October 2, 2018
    8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Due to circumstances beyond our control, we’re regretfully cancelling this show. We will be rescheduling in the new year. Sorry folks! Australia’s guitarist extraordinaire Van Larkins makes his Carleton debut with a show on Tuesday, October 2nd. Show time is 8 PM and tickets are $15 advanced, or $20 at the door. This dude is (more…)

Sarah Jane Scouten + Willie Stratton

  • September 30, 2018
    8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Vancouver’s Sarah Jane Scouten brings her band to Halifax for a show, with local Willie Stratton opening, at The Carleton on Sunday, September 30th. Show time is 8 PM and admission is $10 at the door. At age 5, Sarah Jane Scouten was sitting on the dining room table, singing “Lace and Pretty Flowers,” by (more…)


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Staff Favourites: Pork Ribs Our staff have been gobbling these up! Pork Ribs with hoisin glaze, crushed peanuts, scallion, and crispy garlic. Available during our 4-6pm Happy Hour for half price along with the rest of our sharing plates and any draught beer! Glasses of wine are only $5 too! Last chance to try our Halifax (more…)