Decoration - Below Main Menu


Toggle Banner


Decoration - Left of Main Banner


Decoration - Right of Main Banner


Decoration - Pig Bucket


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.


Contact Us

This question is for testing whether or not you are a human visitor and to prevent automated spam submissions.

Ticket Information

Back to current shows

Advance Ticket Information:
Tickets are available online at 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.

Decoration - Below Upcoming Shows

Archived Shows

October 9, 2019
Off With Their Heads, Slingshot Dakota and Slut Prophet
October 8, 2019
Sacred Bones Records' Pharmakon w/ Static Control, DRI HIEV
October 5, 2019
Benjamin Francis Leftwich, Abraham Alexander and Silvering
October 4, 2019
Chunder Buffet, Harsh, Hex Beat and Pill Crusher
October 4, 2019
Thomas Thomas, Mother Sun and Yvette
October 3, 2019
Traveler, Hatchet (San Francisco) and Hazzerd
October 3, 2019
Old Soul Rebel, Torchettes & Blake McLeod(Lashes) solo set
September 27, 2019
Blackrat, Sorguinazia, Goathammer and Kings Rot


Decoration - Below Archived Shows