Past Performances

Son Latino


  • September 14, 2018
    10:00 pm - 1:30 am

Bye-bye summer, hello Indian summer! Our fave dance band, Son Latino, returns for some warm Latin rhythms at The Carleton on Friday, September 14th. Show time is 10 PM and admission is $10 at the door. We suggest you bring your dancing shoes and work up a good, healthy thirst! Or – better idea – (more…)

Pretty Archie


  • September 13, 2018
    9:00 pm - 12:00 am

Cape Breton’s Pretty Archie return to Halifax to celebrate the release of a new album – Hanging On – with a show at The Carleton on Thursday, September 13th. Show time is 9 PM and advanced tickets are $20 or you can pony up $25 at the door.   Pretty Archie is a Canadiana band (more…)

NOTES FROM THE KITCHEN


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Dinner In The Valley With Chef Dolente & Luckett Vineyards The Carleton’s Chef Michael Dolente makes his debut as a guest chef at Luckett Vineyards in the beautiful Gaspereau Valley on August 18th. Pete Luckett & Winemaker, Mike Mainguy pick their favourite vintages to pair with an exclusive 5 course dinner by Luckett Vineyard’s Executive Chef, Mark Lambert, Sous (more…)

The Carleton Collective


  • September 8, 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, September 8th. 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…)

NOTES FROM THE KITCHEN


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Chef Dolente in The Chronicle Herald! We couldn’t be more proud of our Chef. Kelly Neil did a great piece on him in The Chronicle Herald on Thursday. It’s a wonderful article that touches on everything we love about him. “I remember my grandmother always making Timballo around the holidays. Essentially it’s egg-based crepes rolled (more…)

The Midnight Ramblers – The Rolling Stones, Folks…


  • September 7, 2018
    10:00 pm - 1:30 am

Moncton’s Midnight Ramblers head down to Halifax for an evening of vintage (1968-1972) Rolling Stones at The Carleton on Friday, September 7th. Show time is 10 PM and admission is a paltry $10 at the door. You see, you sometimes can always get what you want! In the span of four short years – 1968 (more…)

Tom Rich Band + Leanne Hoffman + Foggy Road


  • September 6, 2018
    9:00 pm - 12:30 am

Three cool local bands – Tom Rich Band + Leanne Hoffman + Foggy Road – team up for a night at The Carleton on Thursday, September 6th. Show time is 9 PM and admission is $8 at the door. Tom Rich is a Canadian multi-instrumentalist & songwriter from Lower Sackville, a suburb of Halifax Nova (more…)

Hot Toddy Trio


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Every once in a while, some old friends get the band back together and do a show. In this case, the old friends are the Hot Toddy Trio and the show is at The Carleton on Thursday, September 6th. Live music will get underway at 8 PM. Tickets are $20. Known for being one of (more…)

Ben Kunder + Corey Isenor


  • September 5, 2018
    8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Ben Kunder returns to Halifax for his own headlining show at The Carleton, along with support from local songwriter Corey Isenor, on Wednesday, September 5th. The show gets underway at 8 PM and advanced tickets are $12, or you can fork over $15 at the door. Ben Kunder is the kind of guy you pray (more…)

Kim Doolittle Album Release Show


  • September 4, 2018
    8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Kim Doolittle – with help from pals Geoff Arsenault, Bruce Dixon and Caleb Miles – celebrates the release of her new album, Into The Blue, with a show at The Carleton on Tuesday, September 4th. Show time is 8 PM and admission is $10 at the door. Kim’s expecting to see a lot of folks (more…)