Why advertise in WestCoast Families magazine?

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 50,000 copies, six times each year.
And don’t forget about the annual WestCoast Baby Guide (Oct) and Travel & Adventure Guide (March).

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.

To find out more about advertising with WestCoast Families magazine, the annual Baby Guide, Party Guide, or WestCoast Mom, please contact us:
Tel: 604.249.2866

Upcoming Issues & Deadlines:

January/February 2016- Education Issue, Field Trips, Fundraising
Ad booking: Jan 6   Ad materials: Jan 8   Street: Jan 15

March|April 2016 – 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 2015 – Camp Guide Part II, Preschool & Childcare, Kids and the Arts
Ad booking: Apr 14   Ad materials: Apr 18   Street: Apr 28

July|August 2015 – 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 2015 – 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 2015 – Winter Family Fun, Healthy Families (Medical & Dental), Family Photography, Party Guide
Ad booking: Oct 13   Ad materials: Oct 17   Street: Oct 27