Category: Stationery

July 1, 2020 / Books
June 16, 2020 / Books

Hey Backbeaters! We are working to get the shop open for you to be able to browse and it shouldn’t be much longer before we can welcome you back. Things…

May 26, 2020 / Books
May 15, 2020 / Books

Hey Backbeaters! We hope you are all doing well and staying safe. The Ontario government has announced that we can now begin to get ready to re-open. In order for…

April 22, 2020 / Books
March 24, 2020 / Books

Hey Backbeaters. As you likely heard, the Ontario government has mandated that non-essential businesses close. So effective immediately our shop is closed until further notice. We will still be checking…

March 19, 2020 / Books

Hey Backbeaters. The time has come to adjust how we operate the store to reduce health and safety risks presented by Covid-19. Do we want to make these changes? Nope.…

February 29, 2020 / Stationery

We’ve just restocked our greeting card shelf with some favourites, plus a whole bunch of new ones for your favourite sarcastic friend/relative/co-worker. Want to warn your friend that marriage is…

December 31, 2019 / Books

2020 is almost here so let’s kick off the new year with a BIG sale. Our “Happy New Year To You Sale” starts this Friday! There are some amazing deals…

December 30, 2019 / Books
December 3, 2019 / Stationery

Some people – or situations – are easier to buy for this time of year. If you’re looking to buy a gift for someone you don’t know very well or…

November 27, 2019 / Books
August 4, 2019 / Books

Just a heads up that we will be closed tomorrow, August 5th, 2019. Enjoy the long weekend!    

June 30, 2019 / Books

We will be closed tomorrow July 1st for Canada Day. Have a great day! See you Tuesday.

April 11, 2019 / Books
April 6, 2019 / Books
April 2, 2019 / Books

Record Store Day is now less than 2 weeks away so we’re going to start letting you in on a few details of what’s going down at Backbeat on April…

March 10, 2019 / Books

We are closed today (March 10, 2019) because of the weather. Sorry for any inconvenience. We tried, but had to turn it around and head back home.

January 2, 2019 / Books
December 24, 2018 / Books

We want to wish you all Happy Holidays and a Merry Christmas. No matter how you celebrate the season we hope that you have fun and enjoy the holiday! Thank…

December 23, 2018 / Books

Don’t panic – there’s still time left! We’re open today till 5 p.m. and tomorrow we’ll be open from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. It’s a nice sunny day out…

December 21, 2018 / Books

If you’re planning to visit Backbeat during the holidays here are our store hours: December 24 – 10am – 3pm December 25 & 26 – CLOSED December 27 – 29…

December 2, 2018 / Books

Out there? Wet and not-so-nice. In here? Warm and inviting. As soon as you walk through the doors, you’ll immediately forget about all of that wet slushy stuff and be…

October 7, 2018 / Books

To all of our customers – we just want to say this Thanksgiving we’re super thankful for YOU!  Whether you’ve visited once or hundreds of times, we’re thankful for each…

October 1, 2018 / Stationery

I just love the beautiful botanicals that Rifle Paper Co. does so well. If you also like modern vintage style, you’ll love this Botanicals Notebook Collection that we’ve recently brought…