Upcoming Performances

Halifax Urban Folk Festival Presents: Horsebath + Opening Songwriters’ Circle


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

The Halifax Urban Folk Festival kicks off its 13th annual edition at The Carleton in fine fashion with rising alt-country-swing band Horsebath. As cool as the name, they’ll also be choosing three artists to perform in an opening songwriting circle that we’ll be announcing soon! The show will commence at 7 PM. Tickets are $25 (more…)

Halifax Urban Folk Festival Presents: Sluice + Julie Aubé


  • August 29, 2022
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

L’événement de lundi soir à la 13e édition annuelle du Halifax Urban Folk Festival au Carleton met en lumière nos amis francophones, le groupe de rock acadien Sluice et Julie Aubé des Hay Babies! L’heure du spectacle est 19 h et les billets coûtent 25 $ + TVH. Monday night’s event at the 13th annual (more…)

SOLD OUT: Halifax Urban Folk Festival Presents: The Jake Clemons Band + Adam Baldwin


  • August 30, 2022
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

The Halifax Urban Folk Festival is flat-out thrilled to bring The Jake Clemons Band, along with very special guest Adam Baldwin, to The Carleton on Tuesday, August 30th. Show time is 7 PM and tickets are $35 + HST. If the name Clemons sounds familiar, it should. Jake is the nephew of the late, great, Clarence (more…)


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    Halifax Urban Folk Festival Presents: Loviet + The Backstays


    • September 1, 2022
      8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

    There were many pandemic casualties in early 2022 and that’s one of the reasons the Halifax Urban Folk Festival is happy to be able to make up this bill’s – Loviet and The Backstays – cancelled show from January at The Carleton. This new date, Thursday, September 1st, is definitely going ahead with a 8:00 PM (more…)

    Halifax Urban Folk Festival Presents: Skye Wallace (full band) + Opening Songwriters’ Circle W/Aaron Lee Tasjan + Kim Harris + Bob Schneider


    • September 2, 2022
      8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

    The Halifax Urban Folk Festival kicks off headliners’ weekend at The Carleton with Toronto-based Skye Wallace and her band and a killer opening songwriters’ circle with Nashville’s Aaron Lee Tasjan, our own Kim Harris and Austin’s Bob Schneider! Show time is 8 PM and tickets for this incredible bill are $65 + HST. ***Please note: (more…)

    Halifax Urban Folk Festival Presents: Aaron Lee Tasjan & The Halifax All Stars + Opening Songwriters’ Circle W/Skye Wallace + Bob Schneider + Reeny Smith


    • September 3, 2022
      8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

    The Halifax Urban Folk Festival continues headliners’ weekend at The Carleton with Nashville’s amazing Aaron Lee Tasjan & The Halifax All Stars + an opening songwriters’ circle featuring Toronto’s Skye Wallace, Austin’s Bob Schneider and our own Reeny Smith! Show time is 8 PM and tickets for this killer line-up are $65 + HST. ***Please note: (more…)

    Halifax Urban Folk Festival Presents: Bob Schneider & The Halifax All Stars + Opening Songwriters’ Circle W/ Aaron Lee Tasjan + Skye Wallace + Chris Kirby


    • September 4, 2022
      8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

    The Halifax Urban Folk Festival wraps its 2022 edition with Austin’s too-many-awards-to-list songwriter Bob Schneider & The Halifax All Stars + an opening songwriters’ circle featuring Nashville’s Aaron Lee Tasjan, Toronto’s, Skye Wallace and writer/producer/musician Chris Kirby! Show time is 8 PM and tickets for the last blast are $65 + HST. ***Please note: we (more…)

    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…)

    Craft Draught Showdown: Saltbox vs Serpent


    • October 26, 2022
      7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

    Join us at 7:00 pm Wednesday, October 26th when Mahone Bay’s Saltbox and Halifax’s Serpent brewing companies 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 speak about their (more…)