All Upcoming Opportunities

Jul
07
STEM

Pathways in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math

STEM in Iowa is an in-depth look at how this educational pathway is having an impact in the classroom as well as in future workforce pipelines. Content includes industry and individual perspectives of those that are devoting their work to grow and develop STEM in Iowa.

Sales Sheet: STEM 2024

Deadline: June 11

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

Jul
28
Healthy You – July

Healthy You is a quarterly publication about the latest in health prevention and treatments for individuals and their families. Every 2024 edition will have a theme that includes a status of the issue specific to Iowans, an ask the expert segment and wellness component. Topics will cover both seasonal issues and emerging health care concerns.

Sales Sheet: Healthy You 2024

Deadline: June 28

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

Other publish dates: Nov 3

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
06
Prairie Athletics Program

The annual Prairie Athletics Program is a fall highlight of sports and activities. The Gazette is proud to partner with Prairie Athletics on this annual piece, produced with the support of community advertisers.

Sales Sheet: Prairie Athletics Program

Deadline: August 7

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

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
15
The Long Haul

In recognition of National Truck Driver Appreciation Week, The Gazette presents a special section devoted to an essential industry that impacts several elements throughout Eastern Iowa.

Distribution: Full publication run in Sunday Gazette, Green Gazette and thegazette.com reaching over 153,000.

Sales Sheet: The Long Haul 2024

Deadline: August 20

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

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

Sep
22
College Guide Digital Mini-Book

The virtual College Guide is a timeless opportunity to reach students and their families as they begin to explore what’s next in their educational journey. The College Guide includes informative articles as well as the latest college and university data index. Cross promotion of this piece includes mass virtual distribution to area high schools and career pathway events.

• CR Jefferson • CR Kennedy • CR Washington • CR Metro • CR Prairie • CR Xavier • Linn-Mar • Marion • IC West • IC City High • IC Liberty • Beckman • Center Point Urbana • Central City • Central Elkader • Decorah • East Buchanan • English Valley • Iowa Valley • MFL MarMac • Maquoketa Valley • Monticello • Mount Vernon • North Cedar • Oelwein • Solon • Springville • Starmont Community • South Winneshiek • Vinton-Shellsburg • West Delaware • More

Sales Sheet: College Guide Digital Mini-Book 2024

Ad Deadline: August 27

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

Sep
29
Cedar Rapids Parade of Homes – Fall

The Fall Parade of Homes will feature a variety of beautiful new and remodeled homes in the Linn County area. This guidebook will include featured homes plus advertising of products and services that appeal to the target audience (prospective homebuyers, remodelers!).

Publication will be distributed in full-run in Sunday Gazette, Green Gazette and thegazette.com, reaching over 153,000 readers. Advertisers must be members of the Greater Cedar Rapids Home Builders Association.

Sales Sheet: 2024 Fall Parade of Homes

Deadline: August 9

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

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

Oct
13
Celebrating ESOPtober

The Gazette is proud to continue ESOPtober, a publication celebrating the work of ESOP companies throughout Eastern Iowa. Through employer, employee and industry perspective, ESOPtober raises awareness on the value an ESOP brings to a community. The impact of an ESOP in workplace culture and economic prosperity is a story that needs to be told. Please join us and share your stories and experiences as a fellow ESOP champion.

Full publication run in Sunday Gazette, Green Gazette and thegazette.com reaching over 153,000.

Sales Sheet: ESOPtober

Deadline: September 17

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

Oct
20
HER Publication – October

HER Publication, a product of The Gazette, provides opportunities for in-depth story telling about outstanding individuals who are having an impact in Eastern Iowa. Who is leading the charge on big issues facing our region and why it is important for readers to know these individuals is highlighted in every publication.

Sales Sheet: 2024 HER Advertising

Deadline: September 24

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

Nov
03
Healthy You – November

Healthy You is a quarterly publication about the latest in health prevention and treatments for individuals and their families. Every 2024 edition will have a theme that includes a status of the issue specific to Iowans, an ask the expert segment and wellness component. Topics will cover both seasonal issues and emerging health care concerns.

Sales Sheet: Healthy You 2024

Deadline: October 8

Contact advertising@thegazette.com or call 319-398-835

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
10
Spotlight on Apprenticeships

The Gazette, in partnership with the Cedar Rapids/Iowa City Building Trades Council team up for the Spotlight on Apprenticeships – an annual publication that promotes the benefits and opportunities of experience based learning throughout Eastern Iowa.

Content in this publication includes detailed information about various local apprenticeship programs as well as perspective from seasoned trade professionals.

Sales Sheet: Apprenticeship 2024

Deadline: October 15

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

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

Nov
24
Celebrating Entrepreneurship

From start-ups to spin-offs, incubators to accelerators, Cedar Rapids, Iowa City and the surrounding area have embraces entrepreneurship. For this new special section we’ll highlight some of those established efforts, some brand new, and the personalities that make them fly.

Sales Sheet: Celebrating Entrepreneurship 2024

Deadline: October 29

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

Nov
28
Shop Marion

Join The Gazette in highlighting all of the incredible local shopping, dining opportunities, and business resources available in Marion. Enjoy the benefi ts of a robust and accessible shopping district in the heart of Marion.

Sales Sheet: Shop Marion

Deadline: November 19

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

Nov
28
Shop Downtown Iowa City

Join neighboring businesses in highlighting all of the incredible local shopping, dining opportunities, and business resources available in Downtown Iowa City. All ads will be placed together as a business grouping within the Thanksgiving Day Gazette.

Sales Sheet: Shop Downtown Iowa City

Deadline: November 19

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

Dec
07
Worship Directory – December

The Holiday Service Directory is a chance to share your plans for service and celebration throughout the holiday season. Inform readers about the unique qualities of your organization along with opportunities to join your congregation.

Full publication run in Sunday Gazette, Green Gazette and thegazette.com reaching over 153,000.

Sales Sheet: Worship Directory Holiday 2024

Deadline: November 26

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

Dec
15
Prestige – Winter 2024

A biannual special section dedicated to Iowans 55+. Stories, resources and real perspectives about life in Iowa for older demographics that cover a range of issues. Past content includes money management, family dynamics, leisure, volunteerism and more.

Publication will be distributed full-run in Sunday Gazette, Green Gazette, and on thegazette.com reaching over 153,000 readers.

Sales Sheet: Prestige 2024

Deadline: November 19

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