Advertise With Carolina Parent

Carolina Parent, a member of Morris Media Network, publishes 12 monthly magazines and three annual guides, sends regular e-newsletters and maintains an active website with daily updates. We also host annual special events for parents. View our editorial calendar to see the editorial themes we have planned for this year.

  • Whether you're a Web-based or storefront business, you will benefit from including online advertising as part of your marketing plan. Request a media kit by filling out the form at the bottom of this page. Request advertising rates here. Download information about our readers and advertising specs here.
  • Leaderboards, banner ads, skyscrapers, enhanced listings and much more are available 24/7 at, we also offer the opportunity to reach our readers directly in their inbox with advertising in our e-newsletters.
  • We encourage a combination of these Carolina Parent products as the best way to attract and maintain the attention of Triangle families.

Display Advertising
Sponsored Content

2017 Camp Fair
Sales Team

2017 Editorial Calendar
2017 Annual Guides

Display Advertising

Carolina Parent advertisers enjoy an effective combination of affordable marketing and great exposure. With a variety of print advertising options business directory ads, our media consultants can work with you and within your budget to design a marketing plan that fits your needs and provides maximum results. Community targeting is now available. Ask your media consultant for details.

Space reservations for display ads should be made by the 5th of the month prior to publication (or the Friday before the 5th if the 5th falls on a weekend).‚Äč

Contact one of our media consultants (listed below) for additional information on advertising specifications.

Sponsored Content

Learn about sponsored content opportunities with Carolina Parent by contacting a sales representative below. View an example of a sponsored content microsite here:
Wake County Magnet Schools
The Powerful Benefits of Rock Climbing for Kids


Katie Reeves

Media Consultants

Our dedicated media consultants are advertising professionals who can help your business grow and succeed. Contact us today for a consultation. Email or call 919-956-2430.

Don't have a media consultant? Contact Publisher Katie Reeves at or call us at 919-956-2430.

2017 Editorial Calendar

Each monthly issue has a theme, with two to four feature articles related to the main theme. Columns or departments may or may not follow the monthly theme. 

January: Healthy Families, Organization/Remodeling
February: Camps (includes a Camps special section)
March: Family Travel
April: Spring Fashion, Fitness and Food*
May: Celebrations/Parties; Etiquette and Manners
June/July: Summer Fun, Pregnancy/Babies/Toddlers
August: Back to School, Living on Campus
September: Fall Fashion Preview, Sports
October: Fall Fun and Women’s Health
Education Guide (includes a Special Needs special section)
November: Holidays, Grandparents
December: Holidays, Performing Arts

*This issue will also include a special needs feature story.
Themes are subject to change.

2017 Annual Guides

Annual guides target a specific audience and have a longer lead time.

Triangle Go-To Guide (formerly our GPS family resource guide) – Explore all of the resources available to Triangle families, from indoor to outdoor fun. Publishes in June.

Education Guide – Preschool through high school; submit queries by July. Publishes in November.


Media Kit Request

Thank you for your interest in Carolina Parent! Please fill in the information below to receive a media kit, rates and more information.

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Contact Us

‚ÄčKatie Reeves, Publisher
Candi Griffin, Media Consultant
Sue Chen, Media Consultant
Katie Hammond, Media Consultant
General Inquiries: 919-956-2430
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Annual Guides

GPS [Go. Play. See]

GPS, soon to be replaced by The Triangle Go-To Guide, connects you to all the Triangle has to offer, from museum expansions to new parks and schools to youth sports and family fun. Plus, discover our 2016 Readers' Favorites.

Education Guide

The 2016-17 Education Guide offers 643 education resources in the Triangle, including area preschools, private schools, public school systems, charter schools, boarding schools and academic resources.

The Triangle Go-To Guide

The Triangle Go-To Guide will replace the GPS in 2017 and continue to connect you to family fun resources across the Triangle. Plus, find out who our 2017 Readers' Favorites are.