Best of Foo + Rick & The Temps


  • March 15, 2024
    8:00 pm - 11:30 pm

The fun-loving Best of Foo – along with openers, Rick & The Temps (obviously named after MuchMusic VJ Rick Campanelli) – return to rock The Carleton  on Friday, March 15th. Live music gets underway at 8 PM and tickets are an exceedingly reasonable $15 + HST. Best of Foo are a Foo Fighters tribute band based (more…)

Tevon Tynes Trio


  • March 16, 2024
    9:00 pm - 11:55 pm

Our exceptional house band – Tevon Tynes Trio – warms up the winter at The Carleton in style on Saturday nights, including this one, March 16th. Live rockin’ music gets underway at 9 PM and admission is FREE. Dancing is possible, permissible and encouraged! (more…)

SOLD OUT: Hopping Penguins


  • March 29, 2024
    8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Party band extraordinaire – Hopping Penguins – returns to The Carleton on Friday, March 29th.  Show time is 8:00 pm and tickets are only $20 plus HST.  Grab your dancing shoes and join us for a fun night! This is a standing room show with limited seating.  Arrive early for dinner if you want a (more…)

Brass Camel


  • April 5, 2024
    8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

The Carleton is pumped to host Vancouver’s Brass Camel in their first ever Halifax appearance!  This unorthodox rock/prog group delivers a high energy performance with incredibly tight musicianship.  Join us at 8:00 PM, Friday, April 5th for this standing room show.  Tickets only $17.00 plus HST. Brass Camel is a unique Vancouver-based rock group made (more…)

Maximum Overdrive – An 80s Band… from the Future


  • April 12, 2024
    8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

It’s been far too long!  Maximum Overdrive invites you to join the party and relive the ’80s as they return to The Carleton on Friday, April 12th! Show time is 8 PM and tickets are $25 + HST. This is a standing room show, with limited seating – please email reservations@thecarleton.ca to confirm availability. Maximum (more…)

5 SEATS LEFT! Rasta Gumbo


  • May 4, 2024
    9:00 pm - 11:55 pm

Front man Bruce Vickery brings his Rasta Gumbo – R&B/Ska/Reggae/fun-night-out – band back to The Carleton on Saturday, May 4th.  Help celebrate Nova Scotia spring!  The dancing (and there will be dancing) gets underway at 9 PM. Tickets and tables for early entry (by 7:30 pm) and seated dinner reservations are $25 + HST. Those (more…)

Threezer (celebrating 30 Years of Weezer) + Fat Basket


  • May 10, 2024
    8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Did ya know?  Friday May 10th is the 30th anniversary of the release of Weezer’s first album (affectionately entitled The Blue Album), which means it’s also also the 30th anniversary of Weezer as a band! Threezer have put together a special night of music, playing BOTH of Weezer’s first two iconic albums (Blue & Pinkerton) (more…)

Height Requirement (’80s. Forever)


  • May 17, 2024
    8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Five well-dressed dudes and a gal – including Nova Scotia radio host Jeff Douglas – fully committed to the ’80s as music’s best decade, Height Requirement.’80s.Forever. return to The Carleton stage on Friday, May 17th. Show time is 8 PM and tickets are $20 + HST. The band always jams the room, so we suggest (more…)