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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+

October 3, 2019
Old Soul Rebel, Blake McLeod(Lashes) solo set and guests
October 3, 2019
Traveler, Hatchet (San Francisco) and Hazzerd
October 4, 2019
Chunder Buffet, Harsh, Hex Beat and Pill Crusher
October 5, 2019
Benjamin Francis Leftwich, Abraham Alexander and Silvering
October 8, 2019
Sacred Bones Records' Pharmakon w/ Static Control, DRI HIEV
October 9, 2019
Off With Their Heads, Slingshot Dakota and guests
October 11, 2019
Lucid 44 album release with Ig Bo Lyn and Tyle (Regina,SK)
October 11, 2019
Chron Goblin/ Black Mastiff Dual Album Release w/ Shadow Weaver
October 12, 2019
The Shiverettes, Ancient Pig, FaceCut and Vanity Pope


Ticket Information

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

July 10, 2019
Shotty Horroh (Manchester, UK) w/ Free the Cynics & Slim Hawley
July 8, 2019
CJSW Stampede Gong Show w/ Bob Log III, Amy Nelson & guests
July 6, 2019
Betaboys, Squanto, Gary Debussy and Deep Covers
July 6, 2019
Janitor Scum, Slut Prophet, Parisian Orgy and Singing Lawn Chair
July 5, 2019
Figaro, The Pits Planet Earth and Landos
July 5, 2019
Free upstairs; Hurricane Felix and The Manik Men
June 29, 2019
The Matchstick Skeletons, The Varmoors and King Bull
June 28, 2019
Good Grief, Dual Nature, Witch Victim and guests
June 27, 2019
Interitum (Tasmania) with Greybeard, Row of Giants and Locutus


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