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Did you know? Chicago Parent reaches more than 427,000 users and readers per month in print and online. That's more than six times the number of people who fill Soldier Field on game day!

Why you should advertise with us


For 33 years, Chicago area parents have trusted Chicago Parent to put them in touch with the best information available to make their lives a little easier. Our sales team, with an arsenal of print, event and digital offerings, knows how to help you reach our powerful, engaged audience of moms and dads who have money to spend on their kids.


Nationally recognized as one of the best regional parenting media companies in the U.S., Chicago Parent is always in tune with families. Parents consistently use Chicago Parent to help them parent from birth through the teen years.


Seventy-three percent of readers told us in a recent readership survey that they read the advertisements in Chicago Parent because they trust the information we provide and 51.8 percent of them also told us they buy products and services because they saw an ad in Chicago Parent.


Print is not dead. We know this because there is still something very powerful in holding and reading a physical magazine. Chicago Parent understands this: we make sure our print circulation, through thousands of carefully chosen and audited locations, reaches your best customers where they live and play. In fact, 56.4 percent of readers told us they read three or four of the last four issues they saw, with more than half of readers surveyed keeping the issue around the house for a month or more.


Nearly 73 percent of Chicago Parent's readers buy goods and services online. and its social media reach grows daily, putting your message in front of parents where they are no matter the time of day.


As part of your overall marketing events, we host multiple events per year to give you a chance to interact one-on-one with our readers and their families. 


See why Chicago Parent resonates with readers. 

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