Past Performances

Ray Reaves EP Release Show + Aquakultre + Kxng Wooz + Kiddo + DJ Choi


  • June 8, 2018
    10:00 pm - 1:30 am

Ray Reaves celebrates the release of his new EP – Gemini – at The Carleton on his birthday, Friday, June 8th, along with friends Aquakultre, Kxng Wooz, Kiddo and DJ Choi. Show time is 10 PM and admission is $10 at the door. American rapper Ray Reaves is a passionate self-taught Hip Hop artist, singer-songwriter, (more…)

Terry Gillespie


  • June 7, 2018
    9:00 pm - 12:00 am

Canada’s king of roots music, AKA Mr. Groove – Terry Gillespie – returns to Halifax to make his Carleton debut, along with the inimitable Bill Stevenson, on Thursday, June 8th. Live music gets underway at 9 PM and it’s only $10 at the door. Grab some pals and head to Argyle street to catch this (more…)

Roxanne Potvin + Nick Zubeck


  • June 6, 2018
    7:30 pm - 10:30 pm

We are very pleased to say that Roxanne Potvin and Nick Zubeck will make their respective debuts at The Carleton with a show on Wednesday, June 6th. Show time is 7:30 PM and tickets are $10 at the door. From the bright, candy-striped grooves that lure us in at the outset of For Dreaming, to (more…)

The Carleton 10th Anniversary Presents – The Navigators


  • The Navigators
    June 3, 2018
    8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

To wrap up our 10th anniversary celebrations, The Carleton is happy to welcome Newfoundland’s The Navigators to our stage on Sunday, June 3rd. Show time is 8 PM and tickets are $20. The lads don’t get to Halifax nearly enough, so don’t miss this rare opportunity to see the real thing!   Hailing from the (more…)

The Carleton Collective – A Rock’N’Roll Thing


  • June 2, 2018
    10:00 pm - 1:30 am

Since the departure of the late, great Carletones last year we’ve been casting about for a new house band we can call our own and have been in touch with a bunch of great local artists to participate in what we’re now calling The Carleton Collective, because that’s what it’s going to be – a (more…)

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Cocktails Anyone? June 7-30th, The Carleton will be participating in Tall Sips, celebrating Halifax Cocktail Culture. Drop by and try The GinSurfer, our specialty cocktail offering rich, floral and savory notes of Aviation Gin with spicy jalapenos balancing out the sweetness of fresh pineapple. A hint of lime is combined with the refreshing qualities of aloe vera juice. Yum, yum and yum! June (more…)

Hillsburn + Jenni & The Hummingbird


  • June 1, 2018
    8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

We couldn’t, in good conscience, celebrate an anniversary as important as our 10th, without including one of our favourite local bands, so we are thrilled to finally be able to announce that Hillsburn, with PEI’s Jenni & The Hummingbird, will be playing The Carleton on Friday, June 1st! Show time is 8 PM and we’ll (more…)

SOLD OUT! The Carleton 10th Anniversary Presents – An Evening With Cory Tetford


  • Cory Tetford
    May 31, 2018
    8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

As part of our 10th anniversary celebrations, The Carleton is thrilled to welcome Cory Tetford back to our stage for a full evening of playing and singing on Thursday, May 31st. Show time is 8 PM and tickets are $20 advanced or $25 at the door. In The Morning features the incredible voice and songwriting (more…)


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The Carleton 10th Anniversary Presents – The Stanfields


  • The Stanfields
    May 30, 2018
    8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

As part of our 10th anniversary celebrations, The Carleton is thrilled to welcome old regulars The Stanfields back to its stage for a very special show on Wednesday, May 30th. Show time is 8 PM and tickets are $35. As fans of The Stanfields’ dynamic live show know, they bring a message, and bring the (more…)

The Carleton 10th Anniversary Presents – Harry Manx + James Gordon + Sam Lynch


  • Harry Manx + James Gordon + Sam Lynch
    May 29, 2018
    7:30 pm - 11:00 pm

Winner of seven Maple Blues Awards, the Canadian Folk Music Award in 2005 for Best Solo Artist, CBC Radio’s Great Canadian Blues Award in 2007 and recipient of six Juno Award nominations, Harry Manx adds a second show – this one with James Gordon and Sam Lynch – during our 10th anniversary celebrations on Tuesday, (more…)