• Aurora

Ad Specifications

Size Width x Height Decimal Equivalent
Full Page Bleed 8 x 11 8 x 11
Full Page Trim 7-3/4 x 10-3/4 7.75 x 10.75
Live Area 7-3/8 x 10-3/8 7.375  x 10.375
1/2 Page Island 4-1/2 x 6-1/2 4.5 x 6.5
1/2 Page Vertical 3-1/8 x 9-1/2 3.125 x 9.5
1/2 Page Horizontal 6-1/2 x 4-1/2 6.5 x 4.5
1/4 Page Vertical 3-1/8 x 4-1/2 3.125 x 4.5
1/4 Page Horizontal 6-1/2 x 2-1/4 6.5 x 2.25
1/3 Page Vertical 2-1/8 x 9-1/2 2.125 x 9.5
1/3 Page Horizontal 6-1/2 x 3 6.5 x 3
1/6 Page Vertical 2-1/8 x 4-1/2 2.125 x 4.5
1/6 Page Horizontal 3-1/8 x 3 3.125 x 3
1/8 Page 3-1/8 x 2-1/8 3.125 x 2.125
Showcase Ads 2-1/8 x 2-1/8 2.125 x 2.125
Spread Bleed 15-3/4 x 11 15.75 x 11
Spread Trim 15-1/2 x 10-3/4 15.5 x 10.75
Spread Live Area 14-1/4 x 9-1/2

please leave 1″ for gutter

14.25 x 9.5

Digital Ad Specifications

Only PDF files will be accepted.

  • The PDF file must be be hi-resolution, CMYK with the fonts embedded.
  • Acceptable media include CD, DVD, E-Mail or FTP transfer.
  • Images must be SWOP (CMYK or Grayscale), TIFF or EPS between 300 and 600 dpi.
  • No RGB or JPEG images. Do not nest EPS files into other EPS files.
  • Do not embed ICC Profiles within images or use LZW file compression on any filess.
  • Fonts must be Type 1 fonts – no TrueType fonts or font substitutions.
  • All required image trapping must be included in the file(s).
  • No film separations will be accepted.

General information:

Please label all files and disks with YOUR company name, NOT the magazine’s. (i.e. tourist.pdf or souvenir.pdf) If you are an agency, use the name of the advertising client.

Kane Communications will not be held responsible for the reproduction quality of any ad materials that are not supplied following the aforementioned specifications or for any files that are received after the publiser’s closing date.

Please Note: All digital ad materials will be destroyed seven (7) months after the last issue date unless Kane Communications has been instructed otherwise.

Shipping Information:

Tourist Attractions and Parks Magazine

1062 Lancaster Ave., Suite 15-F

Bryn Mawr, PA 19010

610-645-6940 Phone

610-645-6943 FAX


Art Director’s Email:

dclarke@bluetraindesign.com (ad materials only, please.)


    • So, so excited about the article. We got our copy and we are over the moon. I would like….three more copies if possible. The Old City district wants one, …my manager, and we want to frame one!!

      Thanks again. It really was awesome!
      – Never Too Spoiled, Philadelphia, Pa. 

    • “We always enjoy Souvenirs, Gifts & Novelties magazine and are happy to share our stories. I learn something from it every time I read it and share it with our gift shop staff regularly.”
      – Beth Rich, Zoo Superintendent, Tautphaus Park Zoo, Idaho Falls, ID

    • “We have been in business since 1988 and a part of our success has been the use of trade magazines such as yours. Being far away from most trade shows, these magazines are a great lifeline for us who can’t just drive to a gifts show. So thank you for being there for us with insightful articles.”
      – Malia Johnson, President, Malimar Inc. dba Sedona, Honolulu, HI

    • “…Because of our budget, I am unable to go to market, so your Souvenirs, Gifts & Novelties publication serves at a great tool for me to see what is new and trending in the market, and I have tried many new products because I’ve seen them advertised in your magazine. Thanks again.”
      – Nancy Cole, gift shop manager, Booth Society, D.C. Booth Historic National Fish Hatchery & Archives, Spearfish, S.D.

    • I just received my copy of SGN Magazine, and I was delighted to see [Natalie Hope McDonald’s] article about us. Thank you for featuring my shop in such a lovely way. It means a lot to me as a small business owner.” 
      Heather Mohorn, Momo’s Tree House, Philadelphia, Pa.

    • “Thanks for your magazine. I really enjoy it and learn from it monthly.”
      Susan Michener, Admission/Gift Shop Manager,  The Montgomery Zoo, Montgomery, Ala.

    • “I wanted to take a minute to not only tell you how much I use and enjoy my copy of Souvenirs, Gifts, and Novelties Magazine, but to share with you some good news about my husband’s and my business Her Majesty’s English Tea Room. We recently won the prestigious Icon award from Americasmart Atlanta. …Thank you again for a magazine that is a little bit like a work book. My husband and I both go through it in detail, always picking up a display idea, new product, or tip.”
      Jacqueline Gillam Fairchild, Her Majesty’s English Tea Room, Dunlap, Ill

    • “Thank you for your wonderful magazine. I love getting it and we do a lot of business with your advertisers. I know that their marketing money is limited, so I make sure to mention that I saw them in Souvenirs, Gifts & Novelties magazine. Win-Win-Win. Everybody’s happy!”
      Steve Fegley, Director of Retail Operations, the Science Museum of Minnesota

    • “The March/April 2017 issue just arrived and it really made our day! Thank you for featuring the LA Maritime Museum’s Sea Chest Gift Shop. The article was very well-written, and our assistant buyer is thrilled to see her photo included!”
      Marifrances Trivelli,
      director and store buyer,  Los Angeles Maritime Museum,  San Pedro, Calif.

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