SOLD OUT: Gordie Sampson


  • July 2, 2019
    7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

We know summer’s coming when we get the word that Gordie Sampson is headed back home from Nashville and looking to do a show at The Carleton, so we’re pleased as we can be to announce that he’ll playing one show only on Tuesday July 2nd. Show time is 7:30 PM and tickets are $40. (more…)

SOLD OUT: Grownups Read Things They Wrote As Kids Live Taping


  • July 7, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

There are a lot of radio shows/podcasts out there but let’s face it, Grownups Read Things They Wrote As Kids is one of the best! So we’re pretty stoked to announce that the show will be doing a live taping at The Carleton on Sunday, July 7th! Show time is 8 PM and you can (more…)

Shannon Quinn Album Release


  • July 9, 2019
    8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Award winning Celtic folk musician Shannon Quinn celebrates the local release of her new Watchmaker album with a show at The Carleton on Tuesday, July 9th. Show time is 8 PM and tickets are $20. Shannon Quinn was born and raised in beautiful Halifax, Nova Scotia and has been performing as a fiddler/vocalist for the (more…)

HUFF Presents! Moscow Apartment


  • July 28, 2019
    4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

After charming the crowd at their debut Halifax Urban Folk Festival performance in 2018, teen phenoms  Moscow Apartment return to headline The Carleton in a special all ages matinée show on Sunday, July 28th. Show time is 4 PM and tickets are only $12.50 advanced or $15 at the door. Winners of a Canadian Folk (more…)

Rube and Rake


  • August 3, 2019
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

St. John’s NL-based duo Rube and Rake make a long awaited return to Halifax for their debut at The Carleton with a special early show on Saturday, August 3rd. Show time is 7 PM and advanced tickets are $17.50. To call Canada your home can be a very vague statement. From the Rockies, all the (more…)

Shari Ulrich Trio


  • August 7, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Two time Juno Award winning West Coast artist Shari Ulrich returns to Halifax after six years, for a show at The Carleton on Wednesday, August 7th. Show time is 8 PM and tickets are $25. Originally a California girl, long settled on the west coast of Canada, Shari Ulrich celebrates 45 years as a touring (more…)

Carmel Mikol + D’Ambrosia + Mattie Leon


  • August 8, 2019
    8:00 pm - 12:00 am

Carmel Mikol mounts a full album preview show with a full band, book-ended by local Kim D’Ambrosia and Toronto’s Mattie Leon at The Carleton on Thursday, August 8th. Show time is 8 PM and tickets are $18 advanced or $20 at the door. “The ice she knows when it’s time to go, but I don’t,” (more…)

Amy Helm


  • August 9, 2019
    9:00 pm - 12:00 am

You’ll find that “the apple doesn’t fall far from the tree” when Amy Helm and her band land at The Carleton on Friday, August 9th. Show time for this special event is 9 PM and tickets are $30 advanced or $35 at the door. Amy Helm sought what she calls a “circular sound” for her (more…)

Comedy At The Carleton – Nikki Payne!!!


  • August 14, 2019
    8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Our Comedy At The Carleton series continues with a very special show from Sackville’s own Nikki Payne! This one’s on Wednesday, August 14th and starts at 8 PM sharp. Tickets are $25 advanced or $30 at the door. Nikki’s last show with us was one of the funniest things we’ve ever seen, so don’t sit (more…)

Fred Eaglesmith & Tif Ginn


  • September 17, 2019
    8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

The inimitable, irrepressible, they-broke-the-mold, etc. Fred Eaglesmith along with femme fatale Tif Ginn, return to their Halifax home, The Carleton, for a show on Tuesday, September 17th. Show time is 8 PM sharp and tickets are $40 advanced or $45 at the door.   Fred’s been releasing albums since 1980 and performing for even longer. (more…)