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Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Desert Messenger to publish NEW 2015-16 Quartzsite Visitor Guide

Quartzsite, AZ - Desert Messenger is proud to coordinate with the Town of Quartzsite in publishing the New 2015/2016 Quartzsite Visitor Guide & Business Directory. The Guide will debut at the Arizona League of  Cities and Towns Annual Conference in August, 2015. The Guide will be available for year-round distribution at local businesses and distribution centers, too! 

The Official Guide will be widely distributed this year with 50,000 copies for excellent circulation (a whopping 250% more copies than in previous years!) The Quartzsite Business Chamber of Commerce volunteers are excited as they will be able to mail more copies to Chamber offices around the nation. 

Advertising is a real bargain this year! Ad prices are actually lower than last year’s rates. There’s also a new selection of full color Ad Sizes this year, which offers something for every advertising budget. 

We’re also adding 16 more pages, so the 2015/2016 Official Quartzsite Visitor Guide & Business Directory will have more of the information visitors are seeking.  The entire publication will be posted to multiple high traffic websites, including TOWN OF QUARTZSITE, DESERT MESSENGER, & VISIT QUARTZSITE, etc. as an E-Edition Flip Page with direct links to the advertisers.

         2015/2016 PRINT ADVERTISING RATES
        • Full Page -                 Back Cover - $1,300
        • Full Page -                 Front/Back Inside Cover/Pg. 3 - $1,100
        • Full Page Regular -     $900
        • 1/2 Page H                $550
        • 1/2 Page V                $550
        • 1/3 Page                   $350
        • 1/4 Page -                 $300
        • 1/5 Page -                 $225
        • 1/8 Page -                 $150

To Reserve your Ad Space in the 2015/2016 Official Quartzsite Visitor Guide & Business Directory, 
Email Rain at 
or Call 928-916-4235.

Deadline is June 20th, so get your space reserved today!

Monday, April 13, 2015

Desert Messenger offers new online Quartzsite Calendar

Quartzsite, AZ -

   It’s 2015 and we’re accustomed to looking up any information we want at the touch of our fingertips. Now there’s a new online events calendar just for Quartzsite! website is now part of the Desert Messenger ( publication family. The online, interactive calendar allows service groups, non-profit organizations, and individuals to post their events for free.

   The Quartzsite Calendar dot com website will feature everything happening in and around Quartzsite; from Community Events, Entertainment, Music, Meetings, Classes, Swap Meets & Showgrounds, Non-Profits, Clubs, Seminars, Civic Board Meetings, etc.

   The calendar at allows anyone to suggest an event to be posted on the “Submit Event” button at the top of the calendar. Users can fill in the details about the event which will pop-up when clicked on by a viewer. Users can also attach a link to their event website.  Visitors to the onine calendar can subscribe to events, email them to friends, or share them on social media. Visitors can also print the calendar.

   Desert Messenger publisher, Shanana "Rain" BearCat, stated, “I've been searching for a simple community calendar for years. I’m so excited to finally find a service where people can submit their own information. This is a great opportunity for event organizers to get the word out and promote their events, all for free!”

   The online Quartzsite Calendar will also be promoted on other content rich websites, such as Town of Quartzsite, Quartzsite Business Chamber of Commerce, Visit Quartzsite and Quartzsite Visitor Guide.

   Users can also subscribe free for iCal feeds of the calendar’s events into Apple iCal, Outlook & Google. RSS feeds is a technology that allows users to subscribe to automatic delivery of information from web sites.  If you’d like to include a mini-calendar or events listing on your website, send an email to for details.

Be sure to check it out at


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