Upcoming Performances

The Halifax Urban Folk Festival Presents! Chuck Prophet & The Halifax All Stars + Neil Osborne (54-40), Norman Blake (Teenage Fanclub) & Ron Hawkins (Lowest of the Low)

  • HUFF Presents Chuck Prophet & The Halifax All Stars W/Norman Blake, Neil Osborne & Ron Hawkins
    September 4, 2015 - September 5, 2015
    9:00 pm - 1:00 am

The Halifax Urban Folk Festival kicks off its extraordinary Labour Day weekend shows on Friday, September 4th with San Francisco‘s Chuck Prophet and the Halifax All Star Band. The opening songwriters circle will consist of Norman Blake (Teenage Fanclub), Neil Osborne (54-40) and Ron Hawkins (Lowest of the Low). Tickets are $45 + booking fee […]


The Halifax Urban Folk Festival Presents! Neil Osborne (54-40) & The Halifax All Stars + Chuck Prophet, Norman Blake (Teenage Fanclub) & TBA

  • HUFF Presents Neil Osborne (54-40) & The Halifax All Stars
    September 5, 2015 - September 6, 2015
    9:00 pm - 1:00 am

The Halifax Urban Folk Festival welcomes 54-40‘s Neil Osborne and his Halifax All Star band to The Carleton stage on Saturday, September 5th. Our opening songwriters circle on the night will feature Norman Blake (Teenage Fanclub), Chuck Prophet and another artist to be named soon! Show time is 9 PM and tickets are $45 + […]


The Halifax Urban Folk Festival Presents! Norman Blake (Teenage Fanclub) & The Halifax All Stars + Neil Osborne (54-40), Chuck Prophet, Matt Mays

  • HUFF Presents Norman Blake (Teenage Fanclub) & The Halifax All Stars
    September 6, 2015 - September 7, 2015
    9:00 pm - 1:00 am

The Halifax Urban Folk Festival is pleased as punch to be able to finally bring Teenage Fanclub‘s Norman Blake to Halifax, the city with so many musicians inspired by his Scottish band. Norman will be playing with a Halifax All Star band led by uber-fan Matt Mays. Our opening songwriters circle on the night will […]


The Carletones

  • September 19, 2015 - September 20, 2015
    10:00 pm - 2:00 am

If it’s Saturday night, the best rock’n’roll house band in the city – The Carletones – will be on stage at The Carleton. Fronted by the dynamic (and diminutive) Adam Baldwin, they’re tailor-made for dancing and you’ll like them – a lot. Live music starts after 10 PM and it’s only $5 at the door […]


Jay Malinowski & The Deadcoast

  • Jay Malinowski & The Deadcoast
    September 23, 2015
    8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Ex-Bedouin Soundclash front man Jay Malinowski brings his Deadcoast band to Halifax on the Skulls & Bones tour for a show at The Carleton on Wednesday, September 23rd. We’ll be commencing the entertainment at 8 PM and tickets are $15. Here’s the skinny on this very special event… Jay Malinowski & The Deadcoast return this […]


The Carletones

  • September 26, 2015 - September 27, 2015
    10:00 pm - 2:00 am

If it’s Saturday night, the best rock’n’roll house band in the city – The Carletones – will be on stage at The Carleton. Fronted by the dynamic (and diminutive) Adam Baldwin, they’re tailor-made for dancing and you’ll like them – a lot. Live music starts after 10 PM and it’s only $5 at the door […]


Fred Eaglesmith Traveling Steam Show – One Night Only

  • Fred Eaglesmith
    October 4, 2015
    8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

The fabulously unhinged Fred Eaglesmith returns to Halifax with his Traveling Steam Show for one night only at The Carleton on Sunday, October 4th. Show time is 8 PM and tickets are $40. There is no one out there quite like Fred Eaglesmith, as legions of fans around the world will attest, and when he […]


The East Pointers

  • The East Pointers
    November 11, 2015
    8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

The East Pointers are Tim Chaisson, Tim’s cousin Koady Chaisson and Jake Charron. They make traditional Celtic music. They are really, really, really good. They’ll be bringing it to The Carleton on Wednesday, November 11th at 8 PM. Tickets are $12 advanced or $15 at the door. The East Pointers are three young men whose […]


Scarlett Jane

  • Scarlett Jane
    November 12, 2015
    8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Toronto-based folk/noir duo Scarlett Jane – singers Andrea Ramolo and Cindy Doire – make a stop in Halifax at The Carleton on their Canadian tour in support of their second album, Scarlett Jane. Show time is 8 PM and tickets are $15 advanced or $20 at the door. “When they’re blending their voices, Cindy Doire […]