Advertising with Pride
Pride Houston Media offers ads online, in our annual Houston Pride Guide, and out-of-home opportunities at our events. Don’t miss the mix because we can help you to build brand awareness and recognition within the Houston LGBT Community and our visitors from all over the U.S. Pride Houston Media is the #1 source for information regarding Pride Houston® and all of its annual events including the 4th largest Pride Celebration in the U.S., the Houston LGBT Pride Celebration®.
Houston Pride Guide®
This year marks the 7th anniversary of Pride Houston’s glossy full-color magazine, OutInform® featuring official events during Pride month, Houston Pride Week® and Houston Pride Weekend®. This publication is a fantastic way to promote your brand(s) to the Houston’s LGBT audience during the months leading up to the Houston LGBT Pride Celebration®.
Over 20,000 copies of OutInform® are distributed throughout the Greater Houston Area and its surrounding areas that has a 60 mile radius from Houston. In addition, OutInform® will be available at every official Pride Houston® event during Houston Pride Week® as well as a digital version shared across all social media networks to increase readership. Outinform® is the most budget friendly advertising option in comparison to other local publications. Have every attendee see your business or brand as they walk around the Houston Pride Festival® and Houston Pride Parade®.
Back Cover $1,700 8.5″x11″ Full Bleed
Inside Covers (2 available) $1,450 8.5″x11″ Full Bleed
2 Page Spread $2,000 17″x11″ Full Bleed
Full Page $1,200 8.5″x11″ Full Bleed
Half Page (horizontal) $ 850 8’x5.25″ Non-Bleed
Quarter Page $ 650 3.875″x5.125″ Non-Bleed
Space reservation: April 05 | Artwork Deadline: April 15
OutInform Formats: PDF, EPS or high-resolution JPG at 300 DPI for print.
Full page ads must have a .125 bleed specified.
Pride Houston® Website & SOcial media
Pride Houston® manages www.pridehouston.org which is the main website for all of Pride’s events. During it’s peak months between March and July the website averages over 500,000 unique visitors. When a visitor searches for “Houston Pride” on the internet, the #1 website that appears at the top of the search list is pridehouston.org. Also, when travelers and locals want to find local resources (i.e., businesses, restaurants, LGBT related resources, etc.) they will usually go to pridehouston.org before any other website. Have your business or brand be the first they see when they visit our website. Pride Houston@ also has a social media network including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and SnapChat with thousands of likes and followers so they can hear your message across the World.
Web: March – July $ 700 Both Sizes
SoM: Per Post $ 300 Pride will “boost” the post(s)
Online Formats: JPG, GIF, PNG, SWF formats are accepted (72 DPI and RGB color) and must be 30kb or less. Animated ads are allowed, but may only repeat up to three (3) times.
Houston Pride Festival®
The Houston Pride Festival® is where attendees (estimated over 75,000) walk around downtown Houston near city hall and experience all the booths, food, music and more as part of the Houston LGBT Pride Celebration® as we showcase the LGBT community. There are various advertising opportunities available such as Marketing Tower(s), Fencing, Entrances, Volunteer Shirts and more. Contact our Advertising Committee for options and pricing.
Looking for more or sponsorship?
If you’re looking to make a big splash, consider becoming a sponsor of the Houston LGBT Pride Celebration®. You’ll get noticed. Contact the Sponsorship Committee today.