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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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Live Events

All Shows are 18+

December 31, 2019
Rangers Supporters Club presents Another British New Years
December 31, 2019
Another Fabulous New Years Eve Celebration at the Palomino
January 4, 2020
Bad Habits Die Hard, As Above and Hunter Hansen
January 4, 2020
Electric Honey Presents Varmoors, Moonsnakes Pleasure Prevention
January 11, 2020
Helms Alee, Gone Cosmic and Iron Tusk
January 17, 2020
Vanuary 2020! The Vantopia fundraiser
January 18, 2020
Polly Dactic’s Ridiculously Late EP Release party
January 26, 2020
Femme Wave presents Begonia and special guest
January 30, 2020
CJSW presents Eamon McGrath, Amy Nelson and Lucid 44


Ticket Information

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Advance Ticket Information:
Tickets are available online at Showpass.com or in-person at Sloth Records (736b 17th Avenue SW)
Service charges may apply.

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

November 20, 2019
Pedalhead Bicycle Works x MMBTS - Chasing the Yeti Premiere
November 16, 2019
SOLD OUT! Scenic Route to Alaska w/ Thomas Thomas&Northern Coast
November 15, 2019
Dany Laj & the Looks, Napalmpom, Sister Suzie & Alberta Rats
November 10, 2019
Little Lamb, Holy Void and Soft Cure
November 9, 2019
Femme Wave presents: The Pack a.d., Shematomas + more
November 8, 2019
Woodhawk album release with Gone Cosmic and Flashback
November 8, 2019
Free Upstairs;The Pistolwhips,Fear the Mammoth & Scratch Buffalo
November 2, 2019
The North Sound, The Coal Miner Canaries and LJ Tyson
November 1, 2019
Conversations with Bears, Trampoline (Winnipeg) and Evan Freeman


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