EVENT sells advertising space to publishers, booksellers, arts and culture organizations, members of the literary community, and others. By advertising in EVENT, you will be reaching a select and sophisticated market.
Specs and rates are below, and available as a printable PDF. Contact Ian Cockfield, Managing Editor for more information.


Circulation: 1100 (ads will also appear in the digital editions of the print magazine)
Frequency: 3/yr (distributed in May, September and February)

Quarter Page2.25″ wide x 4″ high$50 / $125

Max. Size Rate (1 issue / 3 issues)
Full Page 5″ wide x 8″ high $200 / $500
Half Page 5″ wide x 4″ high $100 / $250
Issue: Spring/Summer (No. 1) Fall (No. 2) Winter (No. 3)
Reserve by*: March 15 July 15 November 15
Artwork due: April 10 August 10 December 10
Distribution: May 10 September 10 January 10

*Dependent on available space

  • All ads are printed in greyscale. No bleeds.
  • Ads are placed at, or near, the back of the magazine.
  • Files should be press-quality (300 dpi or higher) in one of the following digital formats: PDF, TIF, EPS
  • We will send you a copy of the issue in which the ad appears.
  • Please phone or email to book your ad in advance of the deadlines.
  • Applicable taxes will be added to the cost (GST/HST# R118887579).
  • Ads are also available on an exchange basis.


Max. Size Rate (1 month / 3 months)
Full 200 px wide x 300 px high $40 / $100
Half 200 px wide x 150 px high $20 / $50
  • All web ads are placed on the side bar and appear on every page of the website
  • Files should be in one of the following digital formats: JPG, PNG, GIF. Max. file size is 100kb. Max. animation loop is 3, or 15 seconds.
  • Applicable taxes will be added to the cost (GST/HST# R118887579)


By cheque or money order, payable to EVENT, or by credit card (Visa and Mastercard only). All prices are in CAD. Payment is due 30 days after invoicing.