All Upcoming Opportunities

Iowa Wedding Week – April 18-24

Our new Iowa Wedding Experience will provide vendors unique opportunities to showcase their products and services throughout 2021. Beyond a new name and new look, you’ll find upgraded tools, creative virtual access, and an inclusive approach to the variety of ways Iowans can celebrate this milestone moment.

Wedding Week, Spring Edition. Access to creative ideas, tips and trends is brought to a new level through Wedding Week! This 24/7 virtual program provides viewers with unlimited opportunities to discover vendors and connect with Iowa wedding experts. Visuals including images, video blogs, daily prizes, grand prize and vendor contact information are just a few highlights to this high-energy week.

On Site Event. The Gazette is dedicated to bringing back the in-person experience that provides live access to products, services, and idea sharing when we are able to build an experience that is safe for all. The goal is to present two in person events in 2021, with dates and details coming soon.

Sales Sheet: 2021 Wedding Week

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HER @ Work e-Newsletter

Each month, HER@WORK e-newsletter will feature several successful Eastern Iowa women, information
on upcoming business events and a quick snapshot of recent recognition.

Sale Sheet: 2021 HER Advertising

Deadline: Monday, April 26

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Cedar Rapids Parade of Homes – Spring

Spring Parade Dates: May 15-23, 2021

The 2021 Spring Parade will be late April/early May. Homes will be featured in a half-page profile including a
photo and description of the house. Builders can upgrade their profile to a full page. The section also will include a map to find each featured Spring Parade home.

Target Audience: Potential new-home buyers as well as homeowners; particularly age 30-55 with interest in
improving their homes.

Sales Sheet: Cedar Rapids Parade of Homes 2021

Deadline: April 16

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National Nurses Week May 6-12, 2021

Join us as we honor one of the most essential roles in the health care industry. Nurses Week will feature
stories and tributes to the men and women who care for some of Eastern Iowa’s most vulnerable
populations in the midst of pandemic, natural disasters, and beyond.

Sales Sheet: 2021 Nurses Week Advertising

Deadline: Monday, May 3

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Shop Local, Support Local

Market your business in a high-impact, 4 page insert. This insert publishes monthly allowing the frequency needed to stay in front of potential customers. Use this valuable space to introduce or reinforce your message to over 76,500 homes in Cedar, Johnson, Iowa, Muscatine and Washington counties.

Sales Sheet: Shop Local Q2, Shop Local Q3, Shop Local Q4

Next Deadline: Tuesday, May 11

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Other publish dates: Jun 16, Jul 21, Aug 18, Sep 15, Oct 20, Nov 17, Dec 15

Iowa City Parade of Homes

2021 Parade Dates:

  • Saturday & Sunday, June 12 & 13
  • Tuesday, June 15
  • Thursday, June 17
  • Saturday & Sunday, June 19 & 20

Reach thousands of local prospects who are looking to buy a new home or improve their current home in The
Gazette’s exclusive Parade of Homes Guidebook.

Target Audience: Potential new-home buyers as well as homeowners; particularly age 30-55 with interest in
improving their homes.


  • The Gazette, Linn, Johnson and southern counties
  • Southeast Iowa Union, Washington County
  • Copies available at Iowa City & Coralville Businesses
  • Parade attendees

Sales Sheet: Iowa City Parade of Homes 2021

Deadline: Friday, April 23

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Life in Eastern Iowa

Life in Eastern Iowa will be distributed to more than 30,000 homes within the Sunday Gazette: Jun 6 • Jul 11 • Aug 15 • Sep 10 • Oct 24

Sales Sheet: Life in Eastern Iowa-2021

Deadline: Friday, April 23 for the June edition

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Healthy You

7 in 10 adults are interested in learning more about health and wellness, more than any other topic.* Healthy You connects individuals to the latest from health care experts and industries. From hot button topics to long-term issues, Healthy You keeps readers engaged and informed in an ever-changing, ever-critical industry.

* Pew Research Center. Source: Scarborough Research Market/Release: Cedar Rapids, IA Spring 2017 total. (Spring 2016 – Spring 2017). Base: Weekend newspapers – Average Issue Reader: Sunday Gazette (Cedar Rapids) Projected: 104,766 Respondents: 332

Sales Sheet: 2021 Healthy You Advertising

Next Deadline: Monday, July 12

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Other publish date: Oct 31

HER Magazine for Women in Business

HER Magazine, 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: 2021 HER Advertising

Deadline: Monday, September 6

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