Upcoming Performances

Craft Draught Showdown CIDER Edition: Maritime Express vs East Coast Cider Co.


  • September 28, 2022
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Join us at 7:00 pm Wednesday, September 28th when Kentville cidery Maritime Express and Annapolis Royal’s East Coast Cider Company go head to head. Enjoy 5 courses prepared by Chef Mathias Probst, each one paired with two 4 oz brews selected by expert Brewmasters to complement the dish.  Chef and Brewmasters will be on hand to (more…)

Marla & David Celia Album Release W/Kim Dunn


  • September 29, 2022
    7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Marla & David Celia stop by The Carleton on their way to Germany to celebrate the release of their new Indistinct Chatter album – along with special guest and co-headliner Kim Dunn – on Thursday, September 29th. Live music gets underway at 7:30 PM and tickets are $20 +HST. Marla & David Celia are on (more…)

The Prismatic Arts Festival Presents: Aysanabee + Sarah Prosper


  • September 30, 2022
    8:30 pm - 10:30 pm

The Prismatic Arts Festival returns to The Carleton to present Aysanabee, along with Sarah Prosper, on Friday, September 30th. Show time is 8:30 PM and you can get your tickets through the festival HERE The evening will open with Sarah’s Land Acknowledgement from the Deep by Sarah Prosper.  Join us for an incredible show with Aysanabee, an Oji-Cree (more…)

Comedy At The Carleton W/Pardis Parker!


  • October 2, 2022
    8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Actual comedic renaissance man – Pardis Parker – is back in town and itching to try out some new material on an unsuspecting audience, so we’re happy to confirm he’ll get his chance with a show at The Carleton on Sunday, October 2nd. The shenanigans will begin at 8 PM and tickets are $10 + (more…)

Brigid Album Release


  • October 6, 2022
    7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Truro’s Brigid trio roll into The Carleton for their Someone Like Her album release show on Thursday, October 6th. Live music gets underway at 7:30 PM and tickets are $25 (with $5 of that being donated to the Halifax Sexual Health Centre) + HST. They say that music is the language of the soul, and (more…)

Prismatic Arts Festival Presents: Celeigh Cardinal + DeeDee Austin


  • October 7, 2022
    8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

The Prismatic Arts Festival returns to The Carleton to present Celeigh Cardinal and DeeDee Austin on Friday, October 7th. Show time is 8 PM and you can get your tickets through the festival HERE. Join Prismatic for an evening of incredible music, opening with emerging local artist DeeDee Austin and followed by Juno Award winner Celeigh Cardinal! With a confident voice and (more…)

Aaron MacDonald Album Release


  • October 13, 2022
    8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Aaron MacDonald returns to The Carleton – this time to celebrate the release of his new Rights & Wrongs album – on Thursday, October 13th. Show time is 8 PM and tickets, while they last, are $30 + HST. Out of the woods of Mabou, a little town that beats in the musical heart of (more…)

Rasta Gumbo 25th Anniversary Show


  • October 14, 2022
    8:00 pm - 11:55 pm

Bruce Vickery and his Rasta Gumbo gang celebrate 25 years of reggae-influenced togetherness with a special anniversary show at The Carleton on Friday, October 14th. Live music – horn section and all – gets underway at 8 PM and tickets are $17.50 + HST. Rasta Gumbo is a seven-piece Rhythm & Blues band that was formed (more…)

SOLD OUT: An Evening With Steve Poltz


  • October 16, 2022
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

We first booked Steve Poltz at The Carleton in July of 2008 and since then he’s played so many shows with us we’ve lost count. So, it is with great pride that we welcome Steve back to town for three shows on Sunday, October 16th (this one), Monday, October 17th and Tuesday, October 18th. Steve (more…)


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