Past Performances

Dinner At The Carleton – Music By Laura Merrimen


  • October 23, 2019
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Our Dinner At The Carleton series is pleased to present the music of our own Laura Merrimen on Wednesday, October 23rd. Laura will be playing between 6 and 9 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…)

Dinner At The Carleton – Music By Laura Merrimen


  • October 22, 2019
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Our Dinner At The Carleton series is pleased to present the music of our own Laura Merrimen on Tuesday, October 22nd. Laura will be playing between 6 and 9 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…)

NOTES FROM THE KITCHEN


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The Carleton’s Chef Dolente claims Silver and People’s Choice Award! After months of preparation, our Chef Michael Dolente led his team of Sous-Chef Mathias Probst, chef de partie Jeremey Chater, and cooks Mattias Wilson and Sierra Warr to another Silver Medal win at Canada’s Great Kitchen Party last Friday, October 18. Only one point away from claiming Gold. However, the People’s Choice Award was added this year (more…)

Open Stage Halifax


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It’s time for another Open Stage Halifax at The Carleton – a night of impromptu themes, random and impulsive acts and so much more – on Monday, October 21st. Hosted by Lindsay Kyte, Laura Caswell, Bill Travis, Darrel Cameron and Joseph Harfouche, prominent figures in the theatre community who just love bringing artists together. Show time is 7:30 PM and (more…)

Gillian Boucher & Bob McNeill


  • October 20, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Cape Breton’s Gillian Boucher and Scotland’s Bob McNeill – both now living in New Zealand – return to Halifax to celebrate the release of their new album, Race For The Sun, with a show at The Carleton on Sunday, October 20th before heading to CB for Celtic Colours. Show time is a civilized 7 PM (more…)

The Carleton Collective – Featuring Willie Stratton


  • October 19, 2019
    10:00 pm - 1:00 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, October 19th. 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 Dusty Keleher


  • October 19, 2019
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

As part of our music and dinner series, Dusty Keleher plays The Carleton on Saturday, October 19th from 6 – 9 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 cue from ancient (more…)

Second Line Parade Album Release + Stand Back + The Blackrats


  • October 18, 2019
    10:00 pm - 1:30 am

Second Line Parade celebrate the release of their first LP, There’s a Presence Here… with a show at The Carleton on Friday, October 18th. Stand Back and The Blackrats will be rounding out the night and ringing in the Halloween season! Come get spooky! Live music starts at 10 PM and it’s only $7 at (more…)