No Time For That – ANTI-BULLYING SOCIETY – Benefit W/Elsie Morden + Good Dear Good + Brooklyn Blackmore + Cameron Nickerson + Cailen Pygott


  • August 21, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

The Anti-Bullying Society presents a concert to benefit its No Time For That tour, featuring performances from Elsie Morden, Good Dear Good, Brooklyn Blackmore, Cameron Nickerson and Cailen Pygott (from No, It’s Fine) at The Carleton on Wednesday, August 21st. Show time is 7 PM and admission is by donation. Please give generously for this (more…)

HUFF Presents – Gordie Sampson Songcamp 10th Anniversary Songwriters’ Circles


  • August 26, 2019
    8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

The Halifax Urban Folk Festival’s 10th anniversary is proud to present The Gordie Sampson Songcamp 10th anniversary! The night will involve two songwriters’ circles featuring Songcampers Dylan Guthro, Jodi Guthro, Mo Kenney, Carleton Stone, Dave Sampson, Kayleigh O’Connor, Maura Whitman, Cameron Nickerson and Willie Stratton at The Carleton on Monday, August 26th. Live music starts (more…)

Sue Foley


  • September 12, 2019
    9:00 pm - 11:30 pm

Red-hot blues/roots guitarist Sue Foley brings her band to Halifax for her Carleton debut on Thursday, September 12th. Show time is 9 PM and advanced tickets are $25, or you can pay $30 at the door. Sue Foley is a multi-award-winning musician and one of the finest blues and roots artists working today. She’s a (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…)

Willie Nile Band + James Maddock


  • September 18, 2019
    8:30 pm - 11:00 pm

We are excited to announce that the Willie Nile Band, with fellow New Yorker James Maddock, will return to The Carleton for a show to benefit Family SOS on Wednesday, September 18th. Live music gets underway at 8:30 PM and tickets are only $25. A good friend of The Carleton, Willie Nile is rock’n’roll personified, (more…)

Dave Gunning


  • October 5, 2019
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Pictou County’s irrepressible, inimitable, Dave Gunning celebrates the release of his brand-spanking-new Up Against The Sky album with a special early solo show at The Carleton on Saturday, October 5th. Live music gets underway at 7 PM and tickets are $30 advanced, or $35 at the door. Dave Gunning is best defined as a master (more…)

Rudy Pacé + Ryan Rideout + Rachel Raditz + Matt Steele


  • October 10, 2019
    9:00 pm - 12:00 am

The Carleton is proud to present a special Campfire Songwriters’ Circle featuring Rudy Pacé, Ryan Rideout, Rachel Raditz and Matt Steele on Thursday, October 10th. Show time is 9 PM and admission is $8 at the door. Four of the city’s brightest young songwriters in a special acoustic format for your listening pleasure. You should (more…)

Jessica Rhaye – Just Like A Woman – The Songs Of Bob Dylan


  • October 12, 2019
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

New Brunswick’s Jessica Rhaye returns to The Carleton, along with her new band, The Ramshackle Parade, to celebrate the release of her new album, Just Like A Woman – The Songs Of Bob Dylan, with a special early show on Saturday, October 12th. Live music gets underway at 7 PM and tickets are $20. Come (more…)

Gordie Tentrees & Jaxon Haldane


  • November 21, 2019
    9:00 pm - 12:00 am

The Yukon comes to Halifax when Gordie Tentrees, along with Jaxon Haldane, return to The Carleton on Thursday, November 21st. Show time is 9 PM and tickets are only $12 advanced or $15 at the door. These are very talented dudes! Master storyteller and multi-instrumental performer GORDIE TENTREES has arrived. His sixth album “Less is (more…)

Daniel Champagne


  • November 23, 2019
    7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

The Carleton is thrilled to announce that Aussie guitar wizard Daniel Champagne will return to Halifax for a special early show on Saturday, November 23rd. Show time is 7 PM and tickets are $20 advanced or $25 at the door. One reviewer recently wrote – ‘Daniel Champagne exudes a natural ease on stage, as he (more…)