Upcoming Performances

Dusty Keleher


  • August 6, 2020
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Crowd favourite and ace story-teller, Dusty Keleher returns to The Carleton stage on Thursday, August 6th from 6-9 PM and, as always with this series, admission is 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…)

Kristen Martell


  • August 7, 2020
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

We’re happy to announce that Mahone Bay’s Kristen Martell will return to The Carleton on Friday, August 7th. Live music gets underway  at 6 PM and admission is FREE! Kristen Martell is a singer/songwriter from Mahone Bay, Nova Scotia. Inspired by nature and her journey towards inner peace, she sings comforting songs that invite the (more…)

Tevon Tynes Trio

Tevon Tynes Trio playing the Carleton Saturday July 11th

  • August 8, 2020
    8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

We are pleased to say that scene newcomers Tevon Tynes Trio will be handling entertainment duties on Saturdays at The Carleton for the duration of the summer, including Saturday, August 8th!  Live music will get underway at 8 PM and admission is FREE! We need to move gently into this new world, so volumes will (more…)

Roadside Scarecrow + Casual Cries For Help


  • August 13, 2020
    8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

It’s Adam Wood’s birthday and to celebrate (and raise some money for their début album) his band, Roadside Scarecrow, along with pals Casual Cries For Help, play The Carleton on Thursday, August 13th. Show time is 8 PM and admission is only $7 at the door. Roadside Scarecrow is a Hell Town-based band playin’ old, (more…)

Tevon Tynes Trio

Tevon Tynes Trio playing the Carleton Saturday July 11th

  • August 14, 2020
    8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Tevon Tynes Trio interrupts their usual Saturday night at The Carleton this week and will be playing on Friday, August 14th instead!  Live music will get underway at 8 PM and admission is FREE! We need to move gently into this new world, so volumes will be lower than in the “before time” and dancing (more…)

Stand Back + The Legendary Goldblooms


  • August 15, 2020
    9:00 pm - 12:00 am

Locals Stand Back, with buds The (Legendary) Goldblooms, team up for a rock’n’roll show at The Carleton on Saturday, August 15th. Live music – the best kind of music – gets underway at 9 PM and admission is only $8 at the door. It’s summer, come out and have some fun – socially distanced, of (more…)

Jesse Patrick + Jester J. Brown


  • August 20, 2020
    8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Dartmouth’s Jesse Patrick, performing as a duo, along with opener Jester J., will make his Carleton début on Thursday, August 20th. The guys will take the stage at 8 PM and this night, admission will be FREE. This is cool stuff, what have you got to lose? Fusing classic blues and Motown with new age (more…)

Paul Brushett


  • August 21, 2020
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The engaging Paul Brushett  brings his guitar to entertain you at The Carleton on Friday, August 21st at 6 PM. It’s FREE, why not drop by to say, “hi?” Paul Brushett is a Halifax-based singer-songwriter-guitarist. An amazing vocalist with with roots in Nova Scotia and Texas, Paul manifests his eclectic musical background into live performances (more…)

Drag After Dark


  • August 21, 2020
    10:00 pm - 12:00 am

Join the Haus of Rivers for a night of killer lip-synchs, laughs and more at The Carleton on Friday, August 21st. With special guests – Smyth Ryan and Farrah Moanz! Showtime is 10 PM. Tickets, available on Eventbrite, are $10. Limited seating so act fast!   (more…)

Tevon Tynes Trio

Tevon Tynes Trio playing the Carleton Saturday July 11th

  • August 22, 2020
    8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

We are pleased to say that scene newcomers Tevon Tynes Trio will be handling entertainment duties on Saturdays at The Carleton for the duration of the summer, including Saturday, August 22nd!  Live music will get underway at 8 PM and admission is FREE! We need to move gently into this new world, so volumes will (more…)