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!

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Back of Beyond's Annual Customer Appreciation Party!
Back of Beyond's Annual Customer Appreciation Party!

November 19, 2011  7:00 PM

Come dressed as your favorite classic author or character! 20% off all merchandise! Door prizes will be awarded!
Presenting Holli Pfau, Author of Pure Gold: Adventures with Six Rescued Golden Retrievers
Presenting Holli Pfau, Author of Pure Gold: Adventures with Six Rescued Golden Retrievers

November 18, 2011  7:00 PM

Join us as Holli Pfau shares (alongside a furry friend or two) highlights from her book, a personal journey with six rescued golden retrievers.
Joanne Savoie, Master Ceramicist - Featured Artwalk Artist
Joanne Savoie, Master Ceramicist - Featured Artwalk Artist

November 12, 2011  5:00 PM

Master ceramicist, Joanne Savoie has invited local potters to create a colorful collection of hand thrown cups and mugs for this CUPPA SHOW. Perfect for early Christmas shopping and the forthcoming winter, sipping tea by the fire.
Come see the new changes at Back of Beyond!
Come see the new changes at Back of Beyond!

October 17, 2011  9:00 AM

Arches Book Company is now combined with Back of Beyond Bookstore. Come check out the cozy arrangement and newly established sections!!
Presentation with Hannah Nordhaus, Author of The Beekeeper's Lament
Presentation with Hannah Nordhaus, Author of The Beekeeper's Lament

October 15, 2011  7:00 PM

The Beekeeper’s Lament is a non-fiction portrait of an unusual fourth-generation beekeeper who travels the West with 10,000 beehives, making honey, pollinating crops, and struggling to keep his bees alive in the middle of a strange and sobering honey bee
Artifacts of Death - Book Signing with Author Rich Curtin
Artifacts of Death - Book Signing with Author Rich Curtin

October 10, 2011  7:00 PM

Come meet and visit with Rich Curtin, the author of Artifacts of death and have your own copy signed! Copies available.
Artwalk with Terry Knouff
Artwalk with Terry Knouff

October 08, 2011  5:00 PM

Gerald Elias, Musician and Author to Perform at Back of Beyond Bookstore
Gerald Elias, Musician and Author to Perform at Back of Beyond Bookstore

September 28, 2011  7:00 PM

Join us for a special treat as Gerald Elias reads from his new mystery, Death and the Maiden, with a musical performance of music featured in the book!
"Everett Ruess: His Short Life, Mysterious Death, and Astonishing Afterlife" A Presentation by Acclaimed Historian, Philip L. Fradkin

September 26, 2011  7:00 PM

Mark your calendars! Philip Fradkin will be in Moab to discuss his newest book; Everett Ruess: His Short Life, Mysterious Death, and Astonishing Afterlife.
Bret Edge - Featured Art Walk Artist
Bret Edge -  Featured Art Walk Artist

September 10, 2011  5:00 PM

Photography by Bret Edge to be displayed at Back of Beyond! Come meet Bret himself, the man behind so many classic Moab shots.
Book Signing with Gwen Waring, author of A Natural History of the Intermountain West!
Book Signing with Gwen Waring, author of A Natural History of the Intermountain West!

August 06, 2011  7:30 PM

Meet Gwen, author of a new natural history title, the first of it's kind for this region to discuss the profound processes that have shaped western ecosystems over time.
Poetry reading with renowned musician, debut author, and Moab local, T.R. Ritchie!
Poetry reading with renowned musician, debut author, and Moab local, T.R. Ritchie!

June 16, 2011  7:00 PM

Moab's very own wordsmith T.R. Ritchie has just published his first book of prose! Join us for an in-store reading and get your very own copy of this extraordinary collection of illustrations and prose.
HUGE Book Sale!!!
HUGE Book Sale!!!

May 28, 2011  9:00 AM

Take 30% off your entire purchase at Arches Book Company this Memorial Day Weekend!
Tracy Ross, author of The Source of All Things
Tracy Ross, author of The Source of All Things

May 28, 2011  7:00 PM

Award winning journalist & senior editor of Backpacker Magazine, Tracy Ross, introduces her powerful new memoir. A story of abuse, strength & forgiveness.
Open Mic with Moab Poets & Writers: featuring Dr. Mylene Dressler
Open Mic with Moab Poets & Writers: featuring Dr. Mylene Dressler

May 20, 2011  6:30 PM