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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+

September 25, 2019
Paper Bag Records' Art d'Ecco and guests
October 5, 2019
Benjamin Francis Leftwich and guests


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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

May 28, 2019
Spirit Adrift (Phoenix) with Bazaraba and LunAttack
May 25, 2019
Night Birds, No Problem, Chain Whip & No Brainer
May 25, 2019
Free upstairs show w/ Bryan McPherson (Boston) & Chris Schwartz
May 24, 2019
DRI HIEV album release with Tunic and Uncanny Valley
May 18, 2019
The Return of Hot Little Rocket w/ Sunglaciers, DarkTime & more
May 17, 2019
Samantha Savage Smith, Marlaena Moore and Jom Comyn
May 14, 2019
Crawl (Austin TX) Sigil D.F.H and DeathBreather
May 12, 2019
Riding Easy presents The Well, Chron Goblin & Shadow Weaver
May 11, 2019
Supersuckers “The Evil Powers of Rock and Roll” 20th Anniversary


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