Upcoming Performances

Shadow Folk + Garrett Mason


  • August 23, 2018
    9:00 pm - 1:00 am

New Halifax r’n’r outfit Shadow Folk, along with the amazing Garrett Mason, gang up for a show at The Carleton on Thursday, August 23rd. Show time is 9 PM and admission is $10 at the door. This’ll be a good ‘un folks! Shadow Folk is a Halifax rock and roll band with vintage style. The (more…)

Son Latino


  • August 24, 2018
    10:00 pm - 1:30 am

Now that we’re into the dog days of summer, Son Latino returns for some cool Latin rhythms at The Carleton on Friday, August 24th. 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! (more…)

Halifax Urban Folk Festival Presents – Steve Poltz + Carmen Townsend


  • August 28, 2018
    8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

The Halifax Urban F0lk Festival returns for its 9th year at The Carleton and is pleased to present the inimitable, irrepressible, Steve Poltz in all his wing-nut glory, along with the amazing Carmen Townsend, at The Carleton on Tuesday, August 28th. Show time is 8 PM and tickets are $30 available at TicketPro HERE. Steve (more…)

Halifax Urban Folk Festival Presents – Dennis Ellsworth & The Halifax All Stars + Dustin Bentall & The Halifax All Stars + Sadie Campbell


  • August 29, 2018
    8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

The Halifax Urban Folk Festival is raring to present Dennis Ellsworth, along with his Halifax All Star band (Joel Plaskett, Dave Marsh and Charles Austin) + Dustin Bentall & his Halifax All Stars + Vancouver’s Sadie Campbell at The Carleton for a night I’m sure no one is going to forget soon! Show time is 8 (more…)

Halifax Urban Folk Festival Presents – Brad Roberts (Crash Test Dummies) & The Halifax All Stars + Tim Baker/T. Thomason/Lilly Hiatt


  • August 31, 2018
    8:00 pm - 11:30 pm

The Halifax Urban F0lk Festival returns for its 9th year at The Carleton and is pleased to present the Crash Test Dummies’ main man, Brad Roberts, with the Halifax All Stars on Friday, August 31st. The opening songwriters’ circle will consist of Hey Rosetta’s Tim Baker, Lilly Hiatt and Casino NS’s latest Artist In Residence, (more…)

Halifax Urban Folk Festival Presents – Tim Baker (Hey Rosetta!) & The Halifax All Stars + Brad Roberts/Lilly Hiatt/Mick Davis


  • September 1, 2018
    8:00 pm - 11:30 pm

The Halifax Urban F0lk Festival returns for its 9th year at The Carleton and is pleased to present Hey Rosetta’s Tim Baker with the Halifax All Stars on Saturday, September 1st. The opening songwriters’ circle will consist of   Lilly Hiatt, Mick Davis (The Novaks) and Brad Roberts (Crash Test Dummies). Show time is 8 PM and (more…)