Reach Your Target Market in Central California Parent

For over 27 years, Central California Parent has sought to serve the needs of local families and, as a result, has built a very loyal base of readers in Central California. Our readers pick up Central California Parent month after month and savvy advertisers can benefit. Our reader loyalty translates into quality customers for our advertisers. Because of Central California Parent’s niche market, parents know it is the best place to look for content directly relevant to their lives—just as valuable as the articles!

Target your market in an established and trusted resource for the parents of the Central Valley. Central California Parent offers a cost-effective means of marketing to the parent niche. Our readers enjoy our quality content, high interest feature articles, resource listings, health updates, and comprehensive calendar of events.

We offer a variety of advertising at a price you can afford to reach the quality customer you need!

Print Advertising

In our print edition, your display ad appears in copies of Central California Parent Magazine distributed to hundreds of locations throughout Madera, Fresno, Kings, and Tulare Counties. Our tech-savvy readers will also see your ad in our digital edition with the click of their mouse!

Display Ads

Ad Information

Display advertising starts at $325 per insertion for sizes ranging from 1/8 of a page to our full page with free color! Discounted rates are available for 3, 6, 9, or 12 times per year of advertising. Please call (559) 435-1409 or email us at for rates.

Marketplace Ads

Marketplace ads appear in the back of each issue and are cost-effective for any budget. Sizes range from 1″ to 3″ with a cost range of $32 to $75 with free color! Discounted rates are available for a 6 or 12 time run.

Marketplace Rates & Sizes

Special Advertising Sections

Special Ad Information

Throughout the year, we offer special advertising sections for different types of businesses. These specials include lower-priced ads and listings as low as $1/word—easily catered to any budget. Please call (559) 435-1409 or email for more information.

Special Ad Months

January: Catholic Schools
February–April: Preschools
March: Private Schools
March–July: Summer Activities
June: Birthday Party Places
August–October: Enrichment Activities
November: Tutoring Centers.

Early Childhood Preschool Directory

Every month, we offer low-cost advertising in our Early Childhood Preschool Directory. The ECPD is a cost-effective way to increase your enrollment and stay in front of busy, Central Valley parents.

ECPD Rates

Website Advertising

We also offer advertising opportunities on our website home page and article pages. Web advertising rates range from $85 to $150 with free color. Discounted rates are available for a 6 or 12 time run.

Website Advertising Rates & Sizes


We distribute on a monthly basis to hundreds of locations throughout Madera, Fresno, Kings, and Tulare Counties, including: Preschools, Childcare Centers, Elementary Schools, Private Schools, Play Groups, Bookstores and Libraries, Educational and Tutoring Centers, Children’s Clothing and Furniture Stores, Toy Stores, Restaurants, Grocery Stores, Pediatricians, Medical Clinics and Family Practice Doctors, Dentists and Orthodontists, Hospitals and OB/Gyn Offices, Family Counselors, Dance, Gymnastic and Karate Studios, and more!

• Readership: 60,000
• Circulation: 25,000

(During the pandemic, many distribution stops have switched over to sending out the digital issue to their families. Same great content, just in a digital package!)