The Carleton Music Bar & Grill

1685 Argyle St
Halifax NS  B3J 2B5

Phone: 902-422-6335

The Carleton Music Bar & Grill

Casual Canadian cuisine in the heart of downtown Halifax, Nova Scotia. The Carleton is also one of Canada's premiere 'listening rooms' and has featured a who's-who of the Canadian (and international) music scene.

The daring (darling/bold/goofy/cuckoo) venture of MuchMusic pioneers Mike Campbell & Mike Rhodes (Mike & Mike's Excellent X-Canada Adventures, MuchEast, Going Coastal), the Carleton has proven to be a huge success, claiming Music Nova Scotia's "Venue of the Year" four times (2009, 2010, 2011, 2012) and the current holder of the same award from the East Coast Music Association (ECMA).

A favourite watering hole for locals, and a must-visit for music fans (as well as anyone who likes good food and swell drinks in an adult environment). The Carleton Music Bar & Grill just might be your Haligonian hangout but you'll have to visit to see for yourself...

The Carleton Music Bar & Grill

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Business Information

Price Range: (10-30)
Parking: Street

Categories: Bar, Restaurant

Hours

Mon: 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Tue: 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Wed: 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Thu: 11:30 am - 2:00 am
Fri: 11:30 am - 2:00 am
Sat: 11:30 am - 2:00 am



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Past Events

Madison Violet

Madison Violet
08:00 pm - 26 July 2018

At The Carleton Music Bar & Grill

It’s been awhile but our friends Brenley and Lisa, better known as Madison Violet finally return to The Carleton for a much-anticipated show on Thursday, July...

SOLD OUT!! Steven Page + ODDS

SOLD OUT!! Steven Page + ODDS
08:00 pm - 04 July 2018

At The Carleton Music Bar & Grill

Last May, we enjoyed one of the best musical nights of The Carleton‘s existence when we presented Barenaked Ladies’ Steven Page with Vancouver’s Odds . The...

SOLD OUT!! Steven Page + ODDS

SOLD OUT!! Steven Page + ODDS
08:00 pm - 03 July 2018

At The Carleton Music Bar & Grill

Last May, we enjoyed one of the best musical nights of The Carleton‘s existence when we presented Barenaked Ladies’ Steven Page with Vancouver’s Odds . The...

An Evening With Gordie Sampson

An Evening With Gordie Sampson
07:30 pm - 02 July 2018

At The Carleton Music Bar & Grill

We know summer’s coming when we get the word that Gordie Sampson is headed back home from Nashville and looking to do a couple of Carleton shows, so we’re pleased...

An Evening With Gordie Sampson

An Evening With Gordie Sampson
07:30 pm - 01 July 2018

At The Carleton Music Bar & Grill

We know summer’s coming when we get the word that Gordie Sampson is headed back home from Nashville and looking to do a couple of Carleton shows, so we’re pleased...

Son Latino at The Carleton

Son Latino at The Carleton
10:00 pm - 22 June 2018

At The Carleton Music Bar & Grill

We loved heating up The Carleton stage with a pair of packed shows in February... Let's see what we can do with a steamy summer night! Doors at 9:30PM. $10 cover. Featuring...

SOLD OUT ! The Carleton 10th Anniversary Presents –Cory Tetford

SOLD OUT ! The Carleton 10th Anniversary Presents –Cory Tetford
08:00 pm - 31 May 2018

At The Carleton Music Bar & Grill

As part of our 10th anniversary celebrations, The Carleton is thrilled to welcome Cory Tetford back to our stage for a full evening of playing and singing on Thursday,...

Catherine MacLellan & Nathan Wiley Band & Mary-Kate Edwards

Catherine MacLellan & Nathan Wiley Band & Mary-Kate Edwards
08:00 pm - 25 May 2018

At The Carleton Music Bar & Grill

As part of our 10th anniversary celebrations, The Carleton is proud to present a couple of PEI’s most talented songwriters – Catherine MacLellan and Nathan Wiley...

The Carleton 10th Anniversary Presents – Irish Mythen

The Carleton 10th Anniversary Presents – Irish Mythen
08:00 pm - 24 May 2018

At The Carleton Music Bar & Grill

As part of our 10th Anniversary celebrations, The Carleton is pleased to present, PEI firebrand, and woman who has trouble speaking her mind, Irish Mythen on Thursday,...

SOLD OUT !! The Carleton 10th Anniversary Presents – Harry Manx

SOLD OUT !! The Carleton 10th Anniversary Presents – Harry Manx
08:00 pm - 23 May 2018

At The Carleton Music Bar & Grill

Winner of seven Maple Blues Awards, the Canadian Folk Music Award in 2005 for Best Solo Artist, CBC Radio’s Great Canadian Blues Award in 2007 and recipient of...

Elise Besler "Truth" CD Halifax CD Release Party

Elise Besler "Truth" CD Halifax CD Release Party
07:00 pm - 20 May 2018

At The Carleton Music Bar & Grill

Elise and her amazing band will hit the stage to perform songs from the brand new full length album "Truth" at the newly renovated and beloved Halifax listening...

The Carleton 10th Anniversary Presents – Lennie Gallant

The Carleton 10th Anniversary Presents – Lennie Gallant
08:00 pm - 18 May 2018

At The Carleton Music Bar & Grill

As part of our 10th anniversary series, The Carleton is pleased to announce that Lennie Gallant and band will perform on Friday, May 18th. Show time is 8 PM and...

SOLD OUT! The Carleton 10th Anniversary Presents – Matt Andersen

SOLD OUT! The Carleton 10th Anniversary Presents – Matt Andersen
08:00 pm - 17 May 2018

At The Carleton Music Bar & Grill

As part of our 10th anniversary celebration series, The Carleton is proud to present Matt Andersen on Thursday, May 17th. Show time is 8 PM. Tickets are $47.50....

SOLD OUT! The Carleton 10th Anniversary Presents – Matt Andersen

SOLD OUT! The Carleton 10th Anniversary Presents – Matt Andersen
08:00 pm - 16 May 2018

At The Carleton Music Bar & Grill

As part of our 10th anniversary celebration series, The Carleton is proud to present Matt Andersen on Wednesday, May 16th. Show time is 8 PM. Tickets are $47.50....

The LYNNeS (Lynn Miles and Lynne Hanson)

The LYNNeS (Lynn Miles and Lynne Hanson)
07:30 pm - 15 May 2018

At The Carleton Music Bar & Grill

As part of their 10th anniversary celebrations, The Carleton is proud to present Lynn Miles & Lynne Hanson – The LYNNeS. Show time is 7:30 PM and ticket are $20...

The Carleton 10th Anniversary Presents Matthew Barber

The Carleton 10th Anniversary Presents Matthew Barber
08:00 pm - 14 May 2018

At The Carleton Music Bar & Grill

As part of 10th Anniversary celebrations, The Carleton is proud to (finally) welcome back Matthew Barber – with an intimate solo performance– on Monday, May...

The Carleton 10th Anniversary Presents – Dennis Ellsworth

The Carleton 10th Anniversary Presents – Dennis Ellsworth
08:00 pm - 13 May 2018

At The Carleton Music Bar & Grill

As part of The Carleton’s 10th anniversary celebrations, we’re stoked to present the release of Dennis Ellsworth new album Things Change (with a full band),...

The Long War w/ Nik Field + Belia

The Long War w/ Nik Field + Belia
08:00 pm - 09 May 2018

At The Carleton Music Bar & Grill

THE LONG WAR w/ NIK FIELD and BELIA Wednesday May 9th, 2018 Doors 8pm $12.50 Cover Tickets available at goo.gl/pe2bZq THE LONG WAR thelongwarband.com The Long...

SOLD OUT!! Carleton 10th Anniversary – Joel Plaskett&Steve Poltz

SOLD OUT!! Carleton 10th Anniversary – Joel Plaskett&Steve Poltz
08:00 pm - 08 May 2018

At The Carleton Music Bar & Grill

UPDATE - SOLD OUT! Thanks to everyone for their support of this very special performance. And sorry to those who missed the window. We continue to work hard every...

SOLD OUT!! The Carleton 10th Anniversary Presents – Steve Poltz

SOLD OUT!! The Carleton 10th Anniversary Presents – Steve Poltz
08:00 pm - 07 May 2018

At The Carleton Music Bar & Grill

It’s hard to imagine a 10th anniversary celebration without Halifax native and now Nashville resident Steve Poltz ! As many of you know, Steve has played more...

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