Past Performances

Dinner At The Carleton – Music By Almasy


  • February 4, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Our Dinner At The Carleton series is happy to welcome back the talented Michael Dalton (Almasy) on Tuesday, February 4th. Michael will be playing between 5 and 8 PM and the music is FREE. After growing a reputation as the frontperson and songwriter of the Transatlantic Zodiac Ensemble and rhythm guitarist for Donald MacLennan’s Jazz (more…)

The Carleton Collective


  • February 1, 2020
    10:00 pm - 1:30 am

Our beauty house band – The Carleton Collective (made up of some of the best musicians in the city) – plays almost every Saturday at The Carleton including this one, Saturday, February 1st. Show time will be the usual 10 PM and tonight it’ll be just $5 to hear a mix of killer rock’n’roll tunes (more…)

Dinner At The Carleton – Music By Kristen Martell


  • February 1, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

As part of our Dinner At The Carleton series, we’re happy to announce that Kristen Martell will make her Carleton debut on Saturday, February 1st. Live music gets underway  at 5 PM and, as always with this series, it’s FREE to the public. Kristen Martell is a singer/songwriter from Mahone Bay, Nova Scotia. Inspired by (more…)

Roadside Scarecrow Album Release + Jake Duggan Band + Corey Isenor Band


  • January 31, 2020
    9:00 pm - 12:30 am

Locals Roadside Scarecrow celebrate the release of their debut album, with the help of the Jake Duggan and Corey Isenor bands, with a show at The Carleton on Friday, January 31st. Show time is 9 PM and admission is $10 at the door.   The evening’s gonna go like this: COREY ISENOR 9:00pm – 10:00pm (more…)

Dinner At The Carleton – Music By Dusty Keleher


  • January 31, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

As part of our Dinner At The Carleton series, Dusty Keleher plays for your listening pleasure on Friday, January 31st from 5 – 8 PM and it’s FREE. Dusty Keleher writes songs that tell a good story and searches out gems from the past that do the same. Simply put, roots/traditional music that takes its (more…)

Cameron Hawes + Julia Cunningham


  • January 30, 2020
    8:30 pm - 11:30 pm

After opening for Jon Bryant’s recent return to Halifax, Cameron Hawes mounts his own show, with opener Julia Cunningham, at The Carleton on Thursday, January 30th. Show time is 8:30 PM and tickets are only $10. Cameron Hawes returns to the Carleton after touring the West Coast of Canada with Vancouver band Barefoot Mountain. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cHoSdQXCh0w (more…)

Dinner At The Carleton – Music By Laura Merrimen


  • January 29, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Our Dinner At The Carleton series is pleased to present the music of our own Laura Merrimen on Wednesday, January 29th. Laura will be playing between 5 and 8 PM and the music is FREE. With vocal stylings haunted by the soul singers of yesteryear Laura Merrimen’s lyrics are bona fide and captivating. A new (more…)

Craig Cardiff


  • January 28, 2020
    9:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Quelle surprise!  Our good friend Craig Cardiff is in Halifax, and squeezing in a show at The Carleton on Tuesday, January 28th at 9 PM. Advanced tickets – $20 – are being handled by Craig. You can get them HERE or pay $25 at the door. Songwriter, troubadour, Craig Cardiff builds landscapes of sound using live (more…)

Dinner At The Carleton – Music By Jordan LeBlanc


  • January 28, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

As part of our music and dinner series, Jordan LeBlanc plays The Carleton on Tuesday, January 28th from 5 – 8 PM and it’s FREE. Why not take advantage of our Corkage Tuesdays and bring your favourite bottle of wine for only $5!?! Born and raised in Cape Breton, Jordan Leblanc has been surrounded by (more…)

The Carleton Collective


  • January 25, 2020
    10:00 pm - 1:35 am

Our beauty house band – The Carleton Collective (made up of some of the best musicians in the city) – plays almost every Saturday at The Carleton including this one, Saturday, January 25th. Show time will be the usual 10 PM and tonight it’ll be just $5 to hear a mix of killer rock’n’roll tunes (more…)