Get out and explore Southwest Michigan in every season!
Who will see this event?
Young Professionals (57% of our audience is 18-44) who are:
- Smart. 60% have an associate’s degree or higher or attended some college.
- Educated. 42,788 college students attend our region’s higher education institutions.
- Balanced. 51% female and 49% male.
How does it work?
Event Postings cost $50, $150 or $400—depending on the length of placement. Weekly postings for $50 are live on our Events webpage for seven (7) days, appear one (1) time in FIRST & 42, and receive one (1) social media shout-out. Monthly postings for $150 are live for thirty (30) days, appear two (2) times in FIRST & 42, and receive two (2) social media shout-outs. Want more? For $400, postings will be live for ninety 90 days, appear (1) time per month in our digital newsletter for a total of three (3) appearances, appear in our weekly event listings, and receive multiple social media shout-outs.
From the time of your submittal, please expect your placement to be at least two (2) business days in the future, unless you indicate a later date. Afterwards, they will remain on our Your Stories page.
Event Postings must be appropriate for our audience. Event Postings may not be hurtful to anyone. Event Postings must be federally legal. Yes, those three musts still leave some businesses caught in shades of gray. We agree: We are in complicated and changing times—a time when the “rules” are always changing. If we cannot serve your request to the best of our ability, we will refund your money.
Contact Trisha or check out our FAQ below.
Need to modify your Event Post? Please allow up to 48 hours for all requests to be completed.