Advertising Opportunities

we want to help you get louder
  • As the region’s central voice on the arts, the Lehigh Valley Arts Council strives to help artists and arts businesses promote the work they do. Joining the Arts Council is not required to advertise with us. However, our members can take advantage of exclusive rates.
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  • The advertising opportunities listed below on the right side of the table indicate member rates.
  • Questions on Advertising?
ARTS DIRECTORY: Take part in promoting yourself and define your connection to the arts community – add your information to our Arts Practitioners category of the Arts Directory.
ARTIST SERVICES AD: Are you a working artist and would like to market your services? Place a cost-effective classified advertisement for individual artist members only (ex. musician advertising piano lessons) printed in our bi-monthly Arts Calendar.

ARTS DIRECTORY: Non-Profit and Business members are listed as a Cultural Organization in the Arts Directory with contact information and a website link, proudly showing their group’s support of the arts in our region.
ARTS CALENDAR EVENT LISTING: Your events may be included in our popular bi-monthly printed Arts Calendar publication, which is distributed throughout the region to over 3,750 readers. Our schedule: January/February, March/April, May/June, July/August, September/October, and November/December. Deadline for submission is the 5th day of the preceding month of publication. (members only) 
ARTS CALENDAR AD: Your organization receives discounted advertisement space in our bi-monthly printed Arts Calendar, which is distributed to over 3,500 patrons throughout our region. Deadline for submission is the 5th of the preceding month.
The cost for a 1/8 page ad (3.625″ x 2.25″) is $75 (Non-Member $100)
The cost for a 1/4 page ad (3.625″ x 4.75″) is $150 (Non-Member $175)
ARTS CALENDAR FLYER: A full page flyer (may be front and back) is inserted into 2,000 issues of our Arts Calendar which is distributed across the Lehigh Valley. Arrangements must be made to deliver the flyers to the Arts Council office by the 20th of the preceding month. The cost is $250 for members ($400 for Non-Members).
BOX OFFICE: Our service handles the electronic ticketing and payment processing for your organization’s performances. As a client, you have access to event reports and customer data for your reference, and you’ll be promoted as a client on our Box Office webpage as well as in our Arts Advocate email campaign. There is a setup cost of $100, plus $100 per year for unlimited events.
RUSH TICKETS: Looking to fill more seats to your event? We create discounted Rush Tickets and promote your event in an email campaign sent 1-2 days prior to the performance date (to 10,000+ patrons) for the last-minute consumer. Our Box Office creates and hosts an online ticket for the event and processes all payments.
DISTRIBUTION NETWORK: Join our cooperative group of organizations for a scheduled distribution of your pamphlets or other printed promotional items that is delivered to over 30 businesses and cultural locations throughout the region. If you take part in the network, then you must also commit to signing up for a delivery time slot.
THE MORNING CALL’S GUIDE TO THE LIVELY ARTS: Offered only to our Nonprofit members, the Guide publishes every Friday, and deadline for submission is Monday at 4pm and must be faxed using a form provided by The Morning Call.
ICON MAGAZINE: Advertisement space is available for Nonprofit organizations in ICON Magazine, a publication that is distributed to the Greater Philadelphia area to over 800 retail locations. Special member pricing on 1/7 page ad – horizontal (4 3/8″ w x 2 7/8″h) or vertical (2 7/8”w x 4 3/8”h).