All Upcoming Opportunities

Aug
14
Prep Sports Preview

The Gazette Sports desk creates an annual guide to high school prep sports including all area schools and athletics. Covering Prairie, Washington, Kennedy, Jefferson, Xavier, Marion, Linn-Mar, Regina, North Liberty, Iowa City High, Iowa City West, West Branch, Solon, and Western Dubuque.

Deadline: Tuesday, July 19

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Aug
14
Life in Eastern Iowa – August

Life in Eastern Iowa will be distributed to more than 30,000 homes within the Sunday Gazette on August 14.

Sales Sheet: Life in Eastern Iowa-2022

Deadline: Tuesday, July 19 for the August edition

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

Next publish date: Nov 13

Aug
21
Cedar Rapids Prairie Book

Every fall Prairie Athletics publish a fall program to highlight fall sports and activities. The Gazette is proud to partner with Prairie Athletics to produce this piece. However, this would not be possible without the support of our community and advertisers like you.

Sales Sheet: CR Prairie Book 2022

Deadline: Tuesday, July 26

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Aug
28
Business IQ – August

Business IQ will publish four times per year to showcase new area businesses as well as new products or services offered by existing businesses. Each issue will spotlight 15 businesses with a ½ page featured ad, accompanied by a ½ page write-up summary explaining the new factor (business or offering). Additional
content within this section will include industry trends and the impact on the region’s economic status.

Business IQ will offer an opportunity for area businesses to reach readers through a content-driven approach that builds awareness about what is new in their business community. Publication will be distributed full-run in Sunday Gazette, Green Gazette, and on thegazette.com reaching over 200,000 readers.

Sales Sheet: Business IQ 2022

Deadline: Tuesday, August 2

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Next publish date: Nov 27

Sep
25
College Guide Digital Mini-Book

This mini-book section is a perfect advertising opportunity to reach potential college students. This special section features informative articles for both students and parents.

This year’s Guide will live on thegazette.com. We will promote it to our print and online audiences as well as sharing it virtually with the local high schools that look forward to sharing it each year with their students.

• 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

Deadline: Tuesday, August 30

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Sep
25
Cedar Rapids Parade of Homes – Fall

Fall Parade Dates: October 8-16, 2022

The Fall Parade of Homes will feature a variety of beautiful new & remodeled in the Linn County area. The Gazette’s Parade of Homes Guidebook will put all of these homes, plus your advertising message, at prospective homebuyers’ and clients’ fingertips. Reach thousands of local prospects who are interested in
buying, building or remodeling and are in need of your services.

Publication will be distributed full-run in Sunday Gazette, Green Gazette, and on thegazette.com reaching over 200,000 readers.

Deadline: Tuesday, August 30

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Oct
16
HER Magazine for Women in Business – October

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: 2022 HER Advertising

Deadline: Tuesday, September 20

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Oct
16
Celebrating ESOPtober

What happens when proud ESOP companies come together to celebrate their favorite month of the year? ESOPtober! The Gazette, a proud business within the ESOP company Folience, is proud to launch ESOPtober–a print and digital series celebrating the work of ESOP companies throughout Eastern Iowa.

Companies are invited to join in raising awareness the value an ESOP brings to a region-told through the stories and experiences of our fellow ESOP champions.

Publication will be distributed full-run in Sunday Gazette, Green Gazette, and on thegazette.com reaching over 200,000 readers.

Sales Sheet: ESOPtober

Deadline: Tuesday, September 20

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Oct
30
Healthy You – October

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: 2022 Healthy You

Deadline: Tuesday, October 4

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Nov
06
Apprenticeship Week

The Cedar Rapids/Iowa City Building Trades Council and several Eastern Iowa apprenticeship programs are teaming up with The Gazette to publish a special section in November 2022, that will promote the many benefits of Iowa’s various apprenticeship programs.

The special section will give an overview of apprenticeship programs in general, along with more detailed information on area apprenticeship programs. The section also will profile several building trades professionals who got their start as apprentices and have built very successful careers for themselves.

Sales Sheet: Apprenticeship 2022

Deadline: October 11

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Nov
13
Life in Eastern Iowa – November

Life in Eastern Iowa will be distributed to more than 30,000 homes within the Sunday Gazette on November 13.

Sales Sheet: Life in Eastern Iowa-2022

Deadline: Tuesday, October 18 for the November edition

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Nov
14
Marion Shop Local

Join the Marion Chamber in highlighting all of the incredible local shopping, dining opportunities, and business resources available in Marion.

Deadline: Wednesday, October 19

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Nov
27
Business IQ – November

Business IQ will publish four times per year to showcase new area businesses as well as new products or services offered by existing businesses. Each issue will spotlight 15 businesses with a ½ page featured ad, accompanied by a ½ page write-up summary explaining the new factor (business or offering). Additional
content within this section will include industry trends and the impact on the region’s economic status.

Business IQ will offer an opportunity for area businesses to reach readers through a content-driven approach that builds awareness about what is new in their business community. Publication will be distributed full-run in Sunday Gazette, Green Gazette, and on thegazette.com reaching over 200,000 readers.

Sales Sheet: Business IQ 2022

Deadline: Tuesday, November 1

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

Dec
10
Worship Directory – December

The holiday worship guide is a chance to share with the community a holiday message and your plans for holiday service celebrations.

Publication will be distributed full-run in Saturday Gazette, Green Gazette, and on thegazette.com reaching over 200,000 readers.

Sales Sheet: Worship Directory Holiday 2022

Deadline: Tuesday, November 29

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Dec
18
Prestige – Winter

A biannual special section focused on Iowans 50+. What issues surface when entering this advanced chapter in life? Viewpoints from Iowa seniors for Iowa seniors that invites all Iowa demographics to engage and celebrate this growing population of Iowans. Potential topics include: senior-focused health care, finances, leisure, mental health, family dynamics, insurance, retirement and more.

Publication will be distributed full-run in Sunday Gazette, Green Gazette, and on thegazette.com reaching over 200,000 readers.

Sales Sheet: Prestige 2022

Deadline: Tuesday, November 22

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