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WestCoast Families is a local multi-media resource targeted to active community-minded families, just like us! Providing value to our advertisers and sharing resources with our readers, we are a hub that connects families, businesses, and community organizations. WestCoast Families is an invaluable resource for our readers, providing a sense of community and local information, while promoting an active and engaged lifestyle.
If you consider women, families, parents, or kids to be your target market, then an advertisement in WestCoast Families will be money well spent. WestCoast Families is the largest, longest running parenting publication in the Greater Vancouver/Lower Mainland area.
WestCoast Families prints and distributes 45,000 copies, seven times each year.
And don’t forget about the annual WestCoast Baby Guide (Oct)…. Travel & Adventure Guide (March)… and the Family Resource Guide (Feb)
If your are looking to attract new and expecting parents in the Lower Mainland, the annual WestCoast Baby Guide will help you reach your target audience like no other! With 50,000 copes, distributed throughout the year, our goal is to reach as many new parents as possible.
Advertising options include print ads in our popular print magazine, online ads on our website, contesting, and dedicated email or profiles through our email BLASTS to nearly 3000 targeted readers.
Upcoming Issues & Deadlines:
January/February 2017- Education Issue, Field Trips, Fundraising
Ad booking: Jan 6 Ad materials: Jan 8 Street: Jan 15
March|April 2017 – Family Travel & Adventure (special pull-out feature), Spring Break, Camp Guide Part I
Ad booking: Feb 19 Ad materials: Feb 22 Street: Mar 3
May|June 2017 – Camp Guide Part II, Preschool & Childcare, Kids and the Arts
Ad booking: Apr 14 Ad materials: Apr 18 Street: Apr 28
July|August 2017 – Families with Special Needs, Summer Fun, Fall Programs (early-bird!), Women in Business
Ad booking: Jun 16 Ad materials: Jun 20 Street: Jun 30
September|October 2017 – WestCoast Baby Guide (special pull-out feature), Fall/Halloween Fun, Families at Home (real estate & design), Back to School “Homegrown” Fashion, Learning/Tutoring & After-school Programs
Ad booking: Aug 18 Ad materials: Aug 22 Street: Sep 1
November|December 2017 – Winter Family Fun, Healthy Families (Medical & Dental), Family Photography, Party Guide
Ad booking: Oct 13 Ad materials: Oct 17 Street: Oct 27