Advertising in ALIVE


ALIVE is an of-the-moment arts magazine that provides the community weekly can’t-miss entertainment options, in addition to highlighting the people, places and conversations driving Columbus’ music, arts, dining and activist scenes. Our coverage takes readers to off-the-beaten-path treasures and finds new ways for residents to look at longtime favorites, as well as focusing on those areas where political and social issues intersect with arts and culture. We aim to give our readers the access and information to better connect with Columbus, whether it’s as simple as choosing a happy hour or as complex as engaging in the numerous issues that affect their lives and shape our city’s present and future.

ALIVE readers are a group of vibrant, active, innovative, professionals. These professional are a trendy, educated, diverse crowd looking for places and ways to invest their disposable income.

When: ALIVE is published every Thursday, just in time to plan activities for the upcoming weekend.

Where: 35,000 copies every Thursday to bars, clubs, libraries, restaurants and many other locations throughout central Ohio.

Audience Profile

  • Average Income: $63,561
  • Home Owners: 57%
  • Average Home Value: $181,900
  • Average Age: 45