Advertising & Marketing Opportunities

Official Love Catalina Island Visitors Guide

2023 VG ContractIt's time for the new 2023 Official Catalina Island Visitors Guide. Each year we produce the Guide as our #1 fulfillment piece and a primary source of information for visitors planning a trip to the island. This attractive, magazine style publication is designed to sell Catalina Island to prospective visitors as a premier, year-round vacation destination.

View 2023 details
Contact: Michelle Warner 310-510-7653 or michelle@lovecatalina.com

Island Map & Directory

End of January/early February: Ad & listing sales begin via email and snail mail.
Ad spaces are available first-come, first-served, one per member.
March 3: Ad/listing contracts & payment due
March: layout & proofing
April: 175,000 maps printed mid-April
Contact: Michelle Warner 310-510-7653 or michelle@lovecatalina.com
View 2022-23 details, including rates and specs

Annual Events & Programs

Taste Around: 1st Thursday after Memorial Day. Sign ups begin late March/early April, due by Friday, May 20.
Shop Catalina: 1st Saturday in December. Sign ups begin mid to late Oct, due Nov 18. more info
Lodging Open House: Wednesday, May 4, 2022. Download & view complete event details. Please contact Janet DeMyer with any questions 310-510-7635. To sign up, complete the event sign up form and return it by Wednesday, April 27, 2022.

AAA Mailing Opportunity: include your flyer or rack card (fee) in the annual AAA travel office mailing, each year in late Jan/early Feb, contact Michelle Warner: michelle@lovecatalina.com

Group Marketing Co-op

For more information, cost, program/buy-in information, Contact: Cathy Miller 310-510-7649 or cathy@lovecatalina.com

Membership & Mixers

May/June: membership renewals mailed to all members, due 7/1 (fiscal year July 2022 –June 2023).
Member Mixers: 3rd Thursday/each month, open to all.
Membership Contact: Carmen Chavez, 310-510-1520 or carmen@lovecatalina.com

Consumer Email Blast

Sales open in Member Portal 2 x’s/year: April (Q3/Q4) & November (Q1/Q2)
Be a part of our twice monthly consumer eblasts! Get in front of 132,000 consumers interested in receiving special offers and information about Catalina Island. Our average open rate is 32%! Each participant receives space for an image, an offer and 3 links back to your website. The cost is just $295 per ad. View upcoming eblast dates in the member portal. 
Contact: Lynn Stevenson; lynn@lovecatalina.com.
Sign up in the Member Portal.

Website Banner Ads

Promote your business 24/7 on LoveCatalina.com. While every member receives a free business listing, advertising on the site increases exposure to prospective visitors and can significantly increase referrals to your website. Each participant receives one 728 x 90 banner with trackable link back your website, appearing on every page of LoveCatalina.com. The cost is just $250 per month.
Contact: Lynn Stevenson; lynn@lovecatalina.com.
Sign up in the Member Portal.

Travel Trade Show Program

Fiscal year program, July-June Co-op buy-in, various $ per show/day Show sign ups in Fall, open to all members
Contact: Michelle Warner 310-510-7653 or michelle@lovecatalina.com

Thursday Update

Emailed to all members every Thursday am; free for members to include a flyer/press release due by noon on Wednesday. Member Portal upload preferred. Send info/updates/inquiries to: thursdayupdate@lovecatalina.com