Patrick is traveling soon, and he may be coming to a city near you! We’re happy to announce a new batch of upcoming appearances, most of which will include opportunities for MUTTS lovers to purchase (or pre-order) signed copies of the MUTTS 25th anniversary book The Art of Nothing!

September 14 — Princeton, NJ | Princeton Children’s Books Festival
September 27 — Cincinnati, OH | Ohio Library Council Convention
September 28 & 29 — Columbus, OH | Cartoon Crossroads Columbus
October 5 — New York, NY | New York Comic-Con
November 6 — New York, NY | Society of Illustrators (New York, NY)
November 9 — Princeton, NJ | D&R Greenway
November 15 — New York, NY | HSUS to the Rescue Gala
November 23 — Miami, FL | Miami Book Fair
December 17 — Princeton, NJ | Labyrinth Books

Don’t see your city or state on the list? Stay tuned for more announcements, and let us know in the comments where you’d like to see Patrick go in the future!

Comments (71)

SoCal is a MUST! You can meet my FOUR rescues.


Please come to Illinois!! The suburbs would welcome u with paws 🐾 wide open!! 🤗


St Louis, MO? Somewhere close to Springfield, IL??


Please come to Atlanta! I’m sure Little Shop of Stories or A Capella would love to have you!

Bear Sheppard

Howdy!! C’mon over to Houston!! And maybe y’all can go shee the Art Cars parade too! Pleashe!! Shay yesh!! 🐶🐱

David Bass

I would love to see Patrick visit Metairie, LA, a suburb of New Orleans. I work in a public library and we would be so proud to have him as a speaker.

Linda Spencer

Due to work, I was not able to attend his last tour date in St. Louis, MO. Would love to have him return!


We would love you to come and visit North Carolina, especially Greensboro but I would travel anywhere here to meet you!

Jeanne Antos

Any new tour dates announced, by any chance? How about Atlanta??? Please!!!


Please come to Maryland! DC or Baltimore areas!

Martha S.