Upcoming Performances

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…)

Hot Toddy Trio


  • September 6, 2018
    8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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…)

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…)

John Wort Hannam


  • September 26, 2018
    8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

We are very pleased to welcome Alberta’s John Wort Hannam to Halifax and The Carleton on Wednesday, September 26th. Show time is 8 PM and tickets are $15 advanced or $20 at the door. John Wort Hannam’s Dad once said to him,  “You’re dead a long time, so you better get out there and make (more…)

William Prince


  • September 29, 2018
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

We are proud to welcome Juno Award winner William Prince to Halifax for a special early show at The Carleton on Saturday, September 29th. Show time is 7 PM and tickets are $20 advanced, or $25 at the door. William Prince is a JUNO Award-winning singer-songwriter whose music is full of emotionally charged experiences that linger (more…)