Mar
24
Excellence in the Arts

Excellence in the Arts will include outreach to area high schools, asking for nominations in the categories of visual, audio and performing arts. Selection of outstanding achievement will lead to a spotlight series of winners in a special section along with an awards ceremony to celebrate while showcasing various local artists.

Sales Sheet: Excellence in the Arts 2023

Special Section publication – March 17
Awards Event – March 24

Contact advertising@thegazette.com or call 319-398-8351

Apr
25
Pints and Politics – April

Pints and Politics is a year-round gathering featuring The Gazette, Iowa Public Radio and special guests from across the state across all party lines. National, state and local issues are covered, with opportunities to zone in on the latest headlines. P&P attendees participate in audience polls, submit questions and enjoy time with some of their favorite reporters, columnists and talk show hosts! Average attendance is 90-125 per event.

Sales Sheet: Pints & Politics

Other event dates: Jun. 6, Aug. 8, Oct. 3, Nov. 7

May
07
Business Breakfast Series – May

Eastern Iowa’s economic strength depends on the success of the various pieces within industries, and strategies. The Gazette Business Breakfast series is an in person gathering to address the latest issues with a panel of experts to share a variety of perspectives along with the sharing of solutions and resources available.

Sales Sheet: Business Breakfast Series

Other event dates: Sept. 10

Jun
06
Pints and Politics – June

Pints and Politics is a year-round gathering featuring The Gazette, Iowa Public Radio and special guests from across the state across all party lines. National, state and local issues are covered, with opportunities to zone in on the latest headlines. P&P attendees participate in audience polls, submit questions and enjoy time with some of their favorite reporters, columnists and talk show hosts! Average attendance is 90-125 per event.

Sales Sheet: Pints & Politics

Other event dates: Aug. 8, Oct. 3, Nov. 7

Jun
13
HER Women of Achievement – Community Event

Showing up and making an impact. HER Women of Achievement recognizes outstanding women who have made positive impressions in their communities. WOA is a unique opportunity to educate readers about the variety of ways women lead. Through nominations, the 2023 honorees will be recognized through a special section, video interviews, networking parties and large in-person celebration.

Dates:
Private Honoree Gathering – May 23
Special Section – June 9
Community Awards Event – June 13
Student Series September – 19

Sales Sheet: HER Women of Achievement

Aug
08
Pints and Politics – August

Pints and Politics is a year-round gathering featuring The Gazette, Iowa Public Radio and special guests from across the state across all party lines. National, state and local issues are covered, with opportunities to zone in on the latest headlines. P&P attendees participate in audience polls, submit questions and enjoy time with some of their favorite reporters, columnists and talk show hosts! Average attendance is 90-125 per event.

Sales Sheet: Pints & Politics

Other event dates: Oct. 3, Nov. 7

Sep
10
Business Breakfast Series – September

Eastern Iowa’s economic strength depends on the success of the various pieces within industries, and strategies. The Gazette Business Breakfast series is an in person gathering to address the latest issues with a panel of experts to share a variety of perspectives along with the sharing of solutions and resources available.

Sales Sheet: Business Breakfast Series

Sep
19
HER Women of Achievement – Student Event

HER Women of Achievement recognizes the true meaning of leadership by identifying women who are making a positive impact on the communities they serve. Through nominations, selected honorees will be recognized through a special section, in-depth online interviews, networking parties and a community awards celebration.

NEW IN 2024: This year’s honorees will also share their stories and inspire the next generation of leaders through the HER Student Series. This gathering will be in partnership with area colleges and universities, building connections between high school and college students, their parents or guardians and featured HER honorees.

Dates:
Private Honoree Gathering – May 23
Special Section – June 9
Community Awards Event – June 13
Student Series September – 19

Sales Sheet: HER Women of Achievement

Oct
03
Pints and Politics – October

Pints and Politics is a year-round gathering featuring The Gazette, Iowa Public Radio and special guests from across the state across all party lines. National, state and local issues are covered, with opportunities to zone in on the latest headlines. P&P attendees participate in audience polls, submit questions and enjoy time with some of their favorite reporters, columnists and talk show hosts! Average attendance is 90-125 per event.

Sales Sheet: Pints & Politics

Other event dates: Nov. 7

Oct
10
Iowa Ideas Conference

October 10 & 11, 2024

Our signature multi-disciplinary conference for Iowa Ideas, connecting Iowans to discover solutions and create a roadmap for our future. Multiple sponsorship levels and opportunities are available. Audience includes large employers, agencies and officials working to build Iowa’s Future. www.IowaIdeas.com

If your organization is interested in learning more about sponsoring Iowa Ideas, contact Tony: tony.baranowski@thegazette.com

Nov
07
Pints and Politics – November

Pints and Politics is a year-round gathering featuring The Gazette, Iowa Public Radio and special guests from across the state across all party lines. National, state and local issues are covered, with opportunities to zone in on the latest headlines. P&P attendees participate in audience polls, submit questions and enjoy time with some of their favorite reporters, columnists and talk show hosts! Average attendance is 90-125 per event.

Sales Sheet: Pints & Politics

Nov
16
Festival of Trees

Festival of Trees is a treasured holiday tradition that welcomes thousands to enjoy the magic of the season. Kids activities, live entertainment, a vendor market and of course — incredible holiday decor featuring breathtaking trees! Through the support of area businesses, rows of themed trees are featured throughout the venue. Bids are placed for a weekend-long tree auction in support of the selected annual nonproft.

Sales Sheets:

Festival of Trees Vendors

Festival of Trees Co-Presenting Sponsors

Festival of Trees – Tree and Wreaths

Festival of Trees – Holiday Train Ride

Festival of Trees – Gingerbread Scavenger Hunt