Advertise On The Local Tourist

The Local Tourist is a trusted resource for both locals and tourists, and there are multiple ways to get your business in front of our targeted audience.

Premium Video Listings

NEW! Premium Video Listings

Video is THE most effective way to advertise, and now you can  add a professionally produced video to your Premium Listing on TLT. Not only will your customers find you, they'll see you! 

Premium Business Listings

Premium Business Listings deliver your own customized message through logos and an unlimited description, all on your own page. Not only do you have complete control over your listing, you'll also be on your competitor's listings and a special place in your categories.

Premium Event Listing

Premium Event Listings

Have an upcoming event that deserves special attention? Our Premium Event Listings give your event marquee treatment.

Newsletter Advertising

Newsletter Advertising

Reach our loyal, engaged, and active weekly subscribers. Each week thousands of locals and visitors eagerly anticipate The Local Tourist's newsletter highlighting events, businesses and things to do for the weekend.


Banner Ads on The Local Tourist

Banner Ads

Banner Ads have been the standard form of Internet advertising for years. Because of the placement and limited number of ads on The Local Tourist they're an effective way to reach our audience. 

Your advertising includes our vast social media audience. All of our advertising options include tweets and status updates!

We can also design a customized package combining various elements that enable you to reach our audience in the most effective way possible. Click on the links above for more information, or contact us to get started!

Our Audience

Every day thousands visit The Local Tourist to find out where to go and what to do. Our audience is active, affluent, and local:

  • 44% of our visitors are from Chicago 
  • Another 20% are from the suburbs and surrounding areas
  • They're college educated
  • They go out - a lot
  • They're older. Our audience is 25+. Which explains their 6 figure incomes.
  • There are a bunch of them. According to we're in the top 115,000 websites in the world. In the U.S.? Top 22,000. Out of millions. 

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