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Advertising Opportunities

A Comprehensive Community Resource

For over 30 years the City of Fort Collins has published and distributed the Recreator, a comprehensive community guide to recreational activities, programs, facilities and events. The Recreator is The City of Fort Collins' largest and most utilized publication. The Recreator is highly anticipated and regarded as an essential resource for community members of all ages. In a recent community-wide survey, The Recreator was ranked by citizens as the most valuable publication the City of Fort Collins produces.

Your business can now take advantage of the Recreator's large circulation, loyal readership and community-wide distribution. When your business partners with the City of Fort Collins Recreation Department you are aligning your message with positive community based programs and activities. The Recreator allows you to expand your marketing message throughout the year and throughout the community. Low advertising rates, a loyal readership for over 30 years and extensive community-wide distribution, make The Recreator a smart and affordable option when considering community marketing, awareness and advertising opportunities. The Recreator will offer you unmatched access to your next customer while aligning your message and business with positive, life enriching opportunities.

Recreator Advertising Rates

Ad Size


Single Issue

Annual Agreement

Back Cover

7”w x 9.5”h



Inside Covers

7”w x 9.5”h



Full Page

7”w x 9.5”h



Half Page (Vertical)

3.375”w x 9”h



Half Page (Horizontal)

7”w x 4.375”h



Quarter Page

3.375’w x 4.375”h



Digital Ad

1000 px x 1000 px



10% discount for ads placed by nonprofits.
All artwork should be full color, 300 dpi, CMYK, JPEG or high quality PDF. Fonts should be outlined. No crop marks. Limit file size to 10mb. Digital ads should be RGB, 72 dpi, JPEG.

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