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San Diego Magazine

San Diego Magazine

Since 1948, San Diego Magazine has set the standard for editorial excellence. Produced by experts who live and breathe San Diego, San Diego Magazine offers a “behind the scenes” perspective to the city. Whether it's in print, online, at events or in social media, we provide exclusive content that readers can use to experience the city to the fullest.

San Diego Magazine Media Kit
• Digital Edition
• 2017 Editorial Calendar

For advertising information, contact Karen Mullen at 619-744-0525.


San Diego Magazine Digital

Sandiegomagazine.com and its associated digital products bring readers the same trusted content as the print publication but in an immediate, interactive format. Our online advertising opportunities range from traditional banner ads and e-newsletters to custom sponsored content, contests, and social media programs.

• Digital Media Kit

For online advertising information, contact David Martin at 619-744-0532.

Best of San Diego Party 2016

San Diego Magazine Event Sponsorships

San Diego Magazine facilitates the relationship between advertisers and readers through experiential marketing opportunities and special events. Our 2017 event series includes longstanding events like our Best of San Diego and Best of North County parties, as well as new additions like The Big Idea Party.

• Event Sponsorship Media Kit
• See the 2017 event calendar

For information regarding event sponsorships, contact Bethany Odell at 619-744-0516.


Custom Content

San Diego Magazine produces targeted publications for corporate clients. Each publication is tailored to your brand and message, but with the quality of San Diego Magazine's editorial and design standards. Our publishing services include editorial services, copy editing, design, photography, printing and production, fulfillment, marketing and sales.

For custom content information, contact Erin Chambers Smith at 619-230-9292.

Exquisite Weddings Magazine

Exquisite Weddings

Exquisite Weddings is published twice a year by San Diego Magazine in April and October. Distributed throughout California with heavier concentration in San Diego and Orange Counties, Exquisite Weddings is the ultimate guide for newly engaged couples in the earliest stages of planning. Each issue of Exquisite Weddings is full of inspiring content, real weddings, advice from wedding industry experts and resources on how to plan the biggest day of your life.

Exquisite Weddings Media Kit
• Digital Edition

For advertising information, contact Jessica Jalowiec at 619-744-0537.



Published by San Diego Magazine, Hatch focuses on the business of innovation. Stories stem from the tech, biotech, life sciences, telecom, software, green-, clean-, and blue-tech industries. Consider Hatch a combination of a business and science magazine that celebrates the success stories of San Diego companies, whether they are a Fortune 500 or a budding startup.

Hatch Media Kit

For more information, contact Kirsten Stahl Clark at 619-343-3051.


San Diego Pets Magazine

San Diego Magazine has partnered with San Diego Humane Society to relaunch San Diego Pets Magazine, a quarterly consumer magazine focused on all things pets. Lifestyle content on pet wellness, nutrition and training is balanced with stories that showcase the spirit and mission of San Diego Humane Society. San Diego Pets Magazine is distributed via direct mail, events, and via San Diego Humane Society to donors, members and volunteers.

San Diego Pets Magazine Media Kit

For advertising information, contact Kyra Hillenmeyer at 619-744-0519.

San Diego Tourism Authority Visitor Planning Guide

San Diego Tourism Authority Visitor Planning Guide

San Diego Magazine is pleased to partner with the San Diego Tourism Authority to publish the Official Visitor Planning Guide. San Diego Magazine’s editorial team creates engaging editorial content that gives visitors the opportunity to experience the city from a local’s perspective. The Official Visitor Planning Guide is produced bi-annually as a spring/summer and fall/winter edition.

• Visitor Planning Guide Media Kit
• Digital Edition

For more information, contact Trina Thayne at 619-744-0536.

Healthy Kids

Healthy Kids

Rady Children’s Hospital and San Diego Magazine have partnered to publish Healthy Kids, a quarterly consumer magazine launched in January 2016It is the most trusted place parents can turn for information on everything for their kids to live better. Stories focus on nutrition, water safety, mental health, ground-breaking treatments for disease and much more. Two distribution channels through San Diego Magazine and Rady Children’s Hospital equal a direct and targeted channel to San Diego parents. 

Healthy Kids Media Kit

For more information, contact Trina Thayne at 619-744-0536.

Oceanside Visitor Guide

Visit Oceanside

The Oceanside Visitor Guide is the premier marketing tool driving visitors to our vibrant beach community. Produced by the Visit Oceanside Conference and Visitors Bureau in partnership with San Diego Magazine, the Visitor Guide brings attention to what makes Oceanside a unique destination. Vibrant photography, engaging editorial and a robust distribution plan puts local businesses at the forefront to reach a targeted audience of Oceanside visitors.

• Visit Oceanside Media Kit

For more information, contact Mike White at 619-744-0504.

San Diego Hall of Champions

San Diego Hall of Champions Salute Journal

San Diego Magazine partners with the San Diego Sports Commission and San Diego Hall of Champions to publish their annual Salute Journal and event invitations throughout the year. San Diego Magazine’s design and production team produces an attractive publication that showcases the past and present Hall of Champions sports figures. The Salute Journal is published annually and showcased at their annual Hall of Champions fundraising event.

For more information, contact Trina Thayne at 619-744-0536.


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Since the launch of popchips in San Diego, we have utilized San Diego Magazine’s healthy active and influential audience to help build brand awarenes through their remarkable print publication but also their fantastic events and interactive online contest platform. We unquestionably appreciate the diversity of their events which allows us to target San Diego’s leading tastemakers. Their exceptional digital team has been very instrumental in driving thousands of new fans to our website, increasing sales with value added offers and developing insightful consumer information. San Diego Magazine has been, and will continue to be a VERY valuable partner to our marketing success!

Jenn Goodrum
Regional Marketing Manager
Pop Chips


Massage Envy

Ad Agency

Working with San Diego Magazine has provided us a unique opportunity to reach locals that love engaging with and being a part of the iconic San Diego culture. By advertising with San Diego Magazine, we have aligned our clients’ brands with the best that San Diego has to offer while reaching a wider audience connected by their love of the city. San Diego Magazine has truly gone above and beyond to tailor promotions to our specific clients – an invaluable asset in the marketing world!

Ric Militi
CEO/Creative Director

InnoVision, LLC


University of San Diego


The University of San Diego has advertised in San Diego Magazine for more than a decade. It’s been a true partnership and we appreciate the shared dedication to education. When USD wants the community to know about its leading programs, most important events and how to support its biggest initiatives, we join forces with San Diego Magazine.

Coreen G. Petti
Associate Vice President Marketing and Strategic Partnerships
University of San Diego


Gomez Law Firm


San Diego Magazine has been an extraordinary vehicle to reach out to our ideal demographic in our community. The timeliness of its topics, ability to identify what’s on point and access to our city’s movers and shakers has elevated the profile of Gomez Iagmin Trial Attorneys as well as those causes near and dear to our heart.

Yolanda Walther-Meade
Gomez Law Firm

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