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The Palomino Smokehouse Showroom is Calgary’s premier event space and independent live music venue. We happily accommodate private functions as well as live music special events. Unless otherwise noted we do not have regular operating hours.

The Palomino Smokehouse Showroom does not have fixed seating or reserve tables. 18+


Upstairs Shows - Always Free!

Unless otherwise noted, Upstairs shows are FREE and run from 5pm to 9pm.


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The Palomino offers live music of all genres from all around the world on both floors of our establishment throughout the week. We’ve been consistently nominated as one of the Top 3 Live Music Venues in Calgary and one of the Top 50 Live Music Venues in Canada in CBC Radio 3's Listener's Poll.

Firmly believing in the credo "the only music is good music", on any given night you might see folk, garage, blues, rock, country, punk, metal, or live hop-hop along with 200 sweaty new friends you didn't know you had. Please check our calendar for a complete listing of what we're up to this month.

Unless otherwise noted, shows are a $10 cover with doors at 9pm and bands at 10pm.

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Archived Shows

December 16, 2017
Sled Island Holiday Rock Lotto
December 15, 2017
Pbr and Stoner Rock Guy presents; Scott Ross' (FREE) Hairy Christmas
December 9, 2017
Palomino's annual Toy Drive for Women's Center of Calgaryp
December 8, 2017
Little Lamb, Time Boy, Slim Hawley, & John David
December 3, 2017
Moe-Shelly's Annual Holiday Craft Sale and Market
December 2, 2017
Merry Chronmas w/ Chron Goblin, Electric Owl & All Hands On Jane
December 1, 2017
OldApartments release w/ ChildActress ColdWater Laura Halvorsen
November 26, 2017
2017 Grey Cup; Stampeders vs. Argonauts LIVE at The Palomino
November 25, 2017
Territories, James T. Kirks & Quit School


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