Upcoming Performances

Daniel Champagne (Australia)


  • August 13, 2017
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Australian triple threat (singer, songwriter, guitar virtuoso) David Champagne makes his Halifax debut at The Carleton on Sunday, August 13th. Show time is 7 PM and, because it’s his first show in our fair city, admission is only $10 at the door. That’s a pretty good deal to discover an artist as extraordinary as this (more…)

Séan McCann


  • Sean McCann
    August 17, 2017
    8:00 pm - 12:00 am

Great Big Sea’s Séan McCann returns to The Carleton with a new album – You Know I Love You – for his now-annual Halifax play on Thursday, August 17th. Show time is 8 PM and tickets are $30. Séan’s love for Newfoundland and Labrador folk songs shot him to international fame as a founding member (more…)

Neptune & Bus Stop Theatres’ Open Stage


  • August 21, 2017
    7:30 pm - 11:00 pm

Hosts Laura Caswell and Lindsay Kyte return to The Carleton with their Open Stage series on August 21st. Designed to be a platform for artists of all stripes and disciplines, performers are drawn from The Neptune and Bus Stop Theatres and anywhere else cool stuff happens. Show time is 7:30 PM and admission is $10 at (more…)

Keith Harkin (Celtic Thunder)


  • Keith Harkin GA
    August 23, 2017
    8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

After one false start a few years ago, Celtic Thunder’s front man – Keith Harkin – is finally making his Carleton debut with a solo show on Wednesday, August 23rd. Show time is 8 PM. For this date, Keith is selling a $30 general admission and a limited number of  $50 VIP tickets that include (more…)

HUFF Presents! The Olympic Symphonium + Camille Delean + Special Guests


  • HUFF Presents The Olympic Symphonium + Camille Delean + Special Guests
    August 27, 2017
    7:30 pm - 11:00 pm

The Halifax Urban Folk Festival is back and we couldn’t be happier. HUFF presents The Olympic Symphonium with Montreal’s Camille Delean, along with some special guests at The Carleton on festival kick-off night, Sunday, August 27th. Show time is 7:30 PM and tickets – available at TicketPro HERE – are $17.50 (including taxes). (more…)

HUFF Presents! The Kim Harris Band + Stewart Legere + Civil Wray


  • HUFF Presents The Kim Harris Band + Stewart Legere + Civil Wray
    August 29, 2017
    7:30 pm - 11:00 pm

The Halifax Urban Folk Festival is back and we couldn’t be happier. HUFF presents The Kim Harris Band with Stewart Legere and Toronto’s Civil Wray at The Carleton on Tuesday, August 29th. Show time is 7:30 PM and tickets – available at TicketPro HERE – are $17.50 (including taxes). Doors are at 6 PM so (more…)

HUFF Presents! Leif Vollebekk + The Heavy Blinkers + Tyler Hache


  • HUFF Presents Leif Vollebekk + The Heavy Blinkers + Tyler Hache
    August 30, 2017
    7:30 pm - 11:00 pm

The Halifax Urban Folk Festival is back and we couldn’t be happier. HUFF presents Montreal’s Leif Vollebekk with The Heavy Blinkers and Tyler Hache at The Carleton on Wednesday, August 30th. Show time is 7:30 PM and tickets – available at TicketPro HERE – are $17.50 (including taxes). Doors are at 6 PM so get (more…)

HUFF Presents! Moe Berg (Pursuit of Happiness) & The Halifax All Stars + Tift Merritt + John K. Samson + Special Guest


  • HUFF Presents Moe Berg W/Tift Merritt + John K. Samson + Special Guest
    September 1, 2017
    7:30 pm - 11:00 pm

The Halifax Urban Folk Festival is back and we couldn’t be happier. HUFF presents The Pursuit of Happiness’s Moe Berg with the Halifax All Stars and an opening songwriters’ circle featuring Tift Merritt, John K. Samson and a very special guest to be named soon at The Carleton on Friday, September 1st. Show time is (more…)

HUFF Presents! John K. Samson & The Halifax All Stars + Moe Berg + Tift Merritt + Special Guest


  • HUFF Presents John K. Samson & The Halifax All Stars + Moe Berg + Tift Merritt + Special Guest
    September 2, 2017
    7:30 pm - 11:00 pm

The Halifax Urban Folk Festival is back and we couldn’t be happier. HUFF presents The Weakerthans’ John K. Samson with the Halifax All Stars and an opening songwriters’ circle featuring Moe Berg (The Pursuit of Happiness), Tift Merritt and a very special guest to be named soon at The Carleton on Friday, September 1st. Show time (more…)

HUFF Presents! Tift Merritt & The Halifax All Stars + John K. Samson + Moe Berg + Special Guest


  • HUFF Presents Tift Merritt & the Halifax All Stars + John K. Samson + Moe Berg + Special Guest
    September 3, 2017
    7:30 pm - 11:00 pm

The Halifax Urban Folk Festival is back and we couldn’t be happier. HUFF presents Tift Merritt with the Halifax All Stars and an opening songwriters’ circle featuring John K. Samson, Moe Berg (The Pursuit of Happiness) and a very special guest to be named soon at The Carleton on Sunday, September 3rd. Show time is 7:30 PM and (more…)