Advertise in Dunbar Life

Dunbar Life magazine is published 5 times per year:

Deadline is 3 weeks prior to publish date.

February 15 (early spring) – deadline is Jan 21

April 15 (late spring) – deadline is March 21

June 15 (summer) – deadline is May 21

September 1 (fall) – deadline is Aug 8

November 15 (winter) – deadline is Oct 21

Distribution is 11,000 copies minimum.


1/8 page (2.5″ wide x 2″ tall) $265 plus 5% GST.

1/4 page (5″ wide x 2″ tall) $365 plus 5% GST.

1/2 page (5″ wide x 4″ tall) $545 plus 5 GST.

Full page (5″ wide x 8″ tall) $895 plus 5% GST.

Save 10% with 5-Issue Insertion Order and receive a free Profile Page (value $199).

DVBA members automatically receive 10% discount.

Accepted File Formats:  PDF files are preferred. Resolution for images must be at 300 ppi. Colour CMYK. Minimum 1/8″ bleed. Native files created in Adobe Creative Suite are accepted: EPS, TIF, JPG (highest compression only), PSD, AI, INDD.

We would be happy to put your ad together for you at no cost. However, we also offer professional graphic design services for $160 per ad and professional photography services starting at $100.

Payment must be received at time of ad placement.  Visa & Mastercard accepted forms of payment. Cheques payable to Palla Media.

Ads around the magazine map are based on availability and are not guaranteed.  Dunbar Village Business Association members receive first priority.  All ads are full colour and include assembly of the ad at no cost if logo and text are supplied. Magazine advertising includes an online magazine with a website link and profile page, plus a logo on the homepage scrolling slideshow with a clickable website link. Advertisers receive website directory priority with logo.

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