All posts by The Carleton

Mama’s Kitchen LIVESTREAM 7 pm Monday June 6

The musical Dunn family is celebrating the release of Mama’s Kitchen, a collection of songs by a remarkable songwriter, the late Paul Dunn. Two shows at The Carleton have been sold out for months so this is your opportunity to share in a truly magical evening of songs and stories. Livestream access via The Carleton’s Facebook page HERE.

The Carleton is up for a 2022 Canadian Live Music Industry Award!

We are thrilled to announce our nomination for the Overcoming Adversity Award – Small Venue/Festival. The Carleton is one of 15 venues under 300 capacity across Canada being recognized by industry peers for outstanding perseverance and adaptability supporting live music through two years of covid disruption.

Our sincere thanks to local supporters and artists who made survival possible!

The Carleton @ Imbibe 2022

Enjoy a true cocktail event! The Carleton is excited to be part of Imbibe 2022 as Nova Scotia’s best mixologists create an evening filled with over 30 delicious sample size cocktails made by the very best just for you. Over 25 restaurant and bars and the NSLC will be shaking up their best cocktails. Snacks and DJ included! This event gets underway at 7:00 pm Wednesday May 25, 2022, at the Schooner Room, Casino Nova Scotia, 1983 Upper Water Street, Halifax.  For tickets, visit:

The Carleton @ Savour 2022

Enjoy the food and wine event of the year!  The Carleton is delighted to be part of the Savour Food & Wine Festival 2022, Atlantic Canada’s premier food and wine event! In its 17th year, the event showcases over 70 of Nova Scotia’s finest restaurants, wines and beverages. Take in the evening and let your taste buds run wild as you explore samples of delectable foods, legendary cocktails and fine wine presented by Nova Scotia’s finest. This event gets underway at 7:00 pm Thursday May 19, 2022, at the Halifax Convention Centre, 1950 Argyle Street, Halifax.  For tickets, visit:

Servers, bartenders, cooks…

If you can’t stop by The Carleton, 1685 Argyle Street, Halifax on this date, we’d still love to hear from you!

Send your resume to

Shine Blue Show – a great success!

Congratulations to fearless leader (and ECMA nominee) Leona Burkey and these fabulous musicians (Roger Stone, Gabriel Minnikin, Jon Cornwall, David Bradstreet, Tyler Cox) for a great night at The Carleton in support of Autism Nova Scotia as they build understanding, acceptance, and inclusion for individuals on the Autism Spectrum and their families.

Finally! In countdown mode…

Stay safe. Be kind.