Why advertise with Charlotte Magazine?

As Charlotte’s premier media lifestyle brand, we connect with more than 515,000 readers every month through our print magazines, website, social media, e-newsletters, signature events, and more.

For 50 years, readers have come to us for our compelling narrative storytelling, stunning photography, unbiased dining advice and much more. Our products reach upscale, affluent, and educated readers throughout the metro Charlotte area.


Charlotte magazine is the city’s only magazine with an audited, paid newsstand and subscription circulation.
Audited Readership: 115k
Total Circulation: 28k
Targeted Distribution: Includes paid subscribers, newsstands, waiting rooms, select hotels, corporate housing and relocation packets.
Newsstands: Target, Harris Teeter, Publix, Whole Foods, Barnes & Noble, Park Road Books, Fresh Market, and Charlotte Douglas International Airport.

Average Household Income: $274,949
Education: 91% college educated

Charlotte magazine is published monthly with 12 issues each year. We bring readers compelling local content as well as annual dining guides, our Best of the Best Issue (the BOB Awards), Top Doctors, Charlotteans of the Year, area travel guides and much more.

Annual special advertising sections include Physician Profiles, Top Dentists, Beauty & Wellness, Retirement Living, Restaurant Profiles, Home & Design Resources, Wedding Resources, Great Getaways, School Choice Guide and more!

Charlottemagazine.com: 200k+ visitors per month
E-newsletters: 50k+ subscribers to our weekly and monthly e-newsletters and dedicated partner e-blasts
Social Media: 195k+ followers across FacebookInstagram + Twitter

-Programmatic Display & Audience Targeting including Charlottemagazine.com
-Social Media Marketing
-Custom Sponsored Content produced by our in-house content studio
-Email Marketing
And more!

We are also publishers of the following local media brands:

WhereTraveler GuestBook® Charlotte
Published annually, WhereTraveler GuestBook® is distributed exclusively in-room at a curated selection of the top hotels throughout the Charlotte area. The book is in more than 12,000 hotel rooms and reaches 1.4 million readers annually.

Charlotte Parent
Known as the most trusted family resource in the Charlotte-area for 30+ years, our website, newsletters, social media channels and annual print guides are created to help make life easier for parents. We have a monthly digital audience of 185,000+ Charlotte-area parents and an annual print Education Guide, published in November and distributed to 800+ locations throughout the area.

Carolina Parent
Serving families in North Carolina’s Triangle area (Raleigh & Durham), Carolina Parent has monthly digital audience of 100,000+Triangle-area parents. We are a one-stop parenting resource, with a daily calendar of events, locally generated storiesarea guides & directories that are updated year-round and so much more. 

Be a sponsor of our popular year-round signature events in Charlotte. Learn more about our Best of the Best Awards party, Top Doctors reception, School Fair and more here.

Scenes from our annual Best of the Best Party



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