The Carleton Music Bar & Grill

Carleton Restaurant

Events

Tommy Green Jr. Live Album Recording!

Event date:
18 Dec 9:00 pm
Individual Price:
$10.00

Our old, globe-trotting friend, Tommy Green Jr., will take over The Carleton stage - along with pal, Tyler Key - to record a new Live album on Thursday, December 18th. The show will start at 9ish PM and admission is $10 at the door. C'mon out and be part of the crowd!

Gordie Sampson - SOLD OUT!

Event date:
19 Dec 7:30 pm
Individual Price:
$32.50

Gordie Sampson skipped his usual annual pair of shows at our place this summer (busy guy) so it's been almost a year since he's visited us and we miss him. Which means we're happy to announce that he's home for Christmas In Cape Breton and will make a stop - for one night only! - at The Carleton for a special early show on Friday, December 19th.

Show time will be 7:30 PM and tickets are $30. Sorry folks, this show is now SOLD OUT!

A John Prine Homage - With Matthew Hornell & Friends

Event date:
28 Dec 8:00 pm
Individual Price:
$12.50

Matthew Hornell & Friends - ably accompanied by Andrew Sneddon (dobro) Adam Pye ( contrabass) and Matthew Gallant (percussion) will be performing an homage to John Prine, titled Christmas In Prison, at The Carleton on Sunday, December 28th.

Show time is 8:30 PM and tickets are $10 advanced or $15 at the door.

New Year's Eve - The True Love Rules + The Navy Brats

Event date:
31 Dec 10:00 pm
Individual Price:
$15.00

Ah, New Year's Eve... It's one of those nights you can love or hate (or both). This year at The Carleton we're dedicated to providing a night of great entertainment that's (a) casual (b) not an insult to your wallet and (c) a guaranteed fun night out.

We'll be doing a special prix fixe menu - with wine pairing options - all evening for those of you with other, unavoidable, later-night plans and I'll have details of that menu soon!

For our late night event, entertainment will be provided by Dave Marsh's True Love Rules (you'll know Dave from the Joel Plaskett Emergency) and the killer Navy Brats. Two super-great bands for the ridiculously low price of $12.50 advanced or $15 at the door.

Justin Rutledge

Event date:
01 Feb 8:00 pm
Individual Price:
$17.50

2014 Juno Award winner in the Solo Roots/Traditional category for his Valleyheart album - Justin Rutledge - makes his way east to Halifax, and The Carleton stage, on Sunday, February 1st. Show time is 8 PM and tickets are $15

Pretty Archie

Event date:
05 Feb 9:00 pm
Individual Price:
$12.50

Cape Breton's country/folk/bluegrass party band, Pretty Archie play their inaugural show at The Carleton on Thursday, February 5th. Show time is 9 PM and tickets are $10.

Midge Ure

Event date:
19 Feb 9:00 pm
Individual Price:
$27.50

We are exceptionally happy to confirm that Midge Ure (Utravox, Visage, Thin Lizzy) and the man who wrote Do They Know It's Christmas, among many other achievements has agreed to drop down into Halifax from the UK, on his way to the rest of his North American tour, for a show at The Carleton on Thursday, February 19th. Show time is 9 PM and tickets are $25 advanced or $30 at the door.

An Evening With Shane Koyczan

Event date:
12 Apr 8:00 pm
Individual Price:
$22.50

Renowned poet and spoken word trail-blazer Shane Koyczan makes his first Halifax appearance at The Carleton Music Bar & Grill on Sunday, April 12th, 2015. Show time is 8 PM. Tickets are $20 advanced or $25 at the door.