Events

Back of Beyond Books is proud to host a variety of events at our store (and occasionally elsewhere)! Come join us as we welcome authors, artists, and creative minds of varying genres to our community. There is something for everyone. Click on past events to view existing photos!

View Calendar...

« Previous | Next »

4th Annual Moab River Rendezvous
4th Annual Moab River Rendezvous

November 08, 2012  7:00 AM

A Symposium & Historic River Film Festival...
Panel Discussion: Climate, Water & Colorado Plateau - With Jack Loeffler, William deBuys and Jayne Belnap
Panel Discussion: Climate, Water & Colorado Plateau - With Jack Loeffler, William deBuys and Jayne Belnap

November 08, 2012  3:00 PM

Panel especially focused for agency managers and government officials. PUBLIC WELCOME!
Climate, Water & Colorado Plateau - Book Reading & Book Signing by Jack Loeffler and William deBuys
Climate, Water & Colorado Plateau - Book Reading & Book Signing by Jack Loeffler and William deBuys

November 08, 2012  7:00 PM

Jack Loeffler and William deBuys discuss their new books.
Book Reading & Signing with Bill Betenson, Author of Butch Cassidy My Uncle: A Family Portrait
Book Reading & Signing with Bill Betenson, Author of Butch Cassidy My Uncle: A Family Portrait

October 26, 2012  7:00 PM

Come listen as Bill Betenson presents his book, Butch Cassidy My Uncle: A Family Portrait
David Williams Presents His New Masterpiece, Cairns: Messengers in Stone
David Williams Presents His New Masterpiece, Cairns: Messengers in Stone

October 17, 2012  7:00 PM

Reading and signing with David Williams for his new book, Cairns-Messengers in Stone
Art Walk Featuring Peg Dougherty
Art Walk Featuring Peg Dougherty

October 13, 2012  6:00 PM

Join us as we enjoy Peg's company and artwork on October 13th!
Craig Childs' New Book Release, Apocalyptic Planet - Signing and Reading
Craig Childs' New Book Release, Apocalyptic Planet - Signing and Reading

October 03, 2012  7:00 PM

Book release, signing and reading for Craig's newest book, Apocalyptic Planet
Double Book-signing and Reading Event Featuring Rich Curtin and Michael Norman
Double Book-signing and Reading Event Featuring Rich Curtin and Michael Norman

September 28, 2012  7:00 PM

Rich Curtin, author of Artifacts of Death, and more recently February's Files, will be reading alongside author Michael Norman who recently published his fourth novel and second J.D. Books Mystery, Skeleton Picnic.
Art Walk Featuring Chad Niehaus
Art Walk Featuring Chad Niehaus

September 08, 2012  6:00 PM

View Chad's latest series of block prints featuring the landscapes of the Coloado Plateau and the premier prints for the new Waterpocket Press series. Limited Edition prints will be available including print number one of each edition.
Premier Violinist Gerald Elias Performs at the Moab Music Festival's Free Concert at Old City Park
Premier Violinist Gerald Elias Performs at the Moab Music Festival's Free Concert at Old City Park

September 03, 2012  2:00 PM

Meet Gerald Elias, author of the Daniel Jacobus mystery series, and premier violinist at the Moab Music Festival's free concert at Old City Park, Monday September 3rd at 2pm.
Conversation with Essie - Performance by Gerald Elias and ensemble
Conversation with Essie - Performance by Gerald Elias and ensemble

September 01, 2012  6:00 PM

Utah composer Geralid Elias' Conversations with Essie, composed for the 2002 Festival and based on the diary of Moab pioneer Essie White, will be performed by Gerald Elias and ensemble.
Terry Tempest Williams - Book Signing
Terry Tempest Williams - Book Signing

June 15, 2012  6:00 PM

Terry Tempest Williams will be present at Back of Beyond Bookstore to sign books, in celebration of the release of her latest,
Artwalk Featuring Cowboy Art By Dude and Dot Larsen
Artwalk Featuring Cowboy Art By Dude and Dot Larsen

June 09, 2012  6:00 PM

This month we bring you something different, a fabulous collection of historic paintings, turned vintage postcards, turned canvas prints depicting life in the old west.
Slideshow Presentation with Tom Martin - Big Water, Little Boats: Moulty Fulmer and the First Grand Canyon Dory on the Last of the Wild Colorado River
Slideshow Presentation with Tom Martin - Big Water, Little Boats: Moulty Fulmer and the First Grand Canyon Dory on the Last of the Wild Colorado River

May 14, 2012  7:30 PM

Join us in watching a slideshow presentation by Tom Martin, featuring his new book, Big Water, Little Boats.
Artwalk with artist Kathy Grossman
Artwalk with artist Kathy Grossman

May 12, 2012  6:00 PM

Kathy Grossman paints scenes inspired by the dunes and Arabian Gulf beaches. Her acrylic paintings in vibrant colors became a series of musicians, Parisian café sitters, ancient desert queens, and scenes of the Arab world. She prefers large, bold works.