Experience the power of niche marketing
Still dumping money into mass marketing campaigns and hoping for the best?Target an audience that will buy, buy again, and refer their friends.
Explore how we can help.
Need help selling tickets?
We got you.
Option 1: Tap into the Tucson Foodie megaphone (paid option) 📣
Over 40,000 people read Tucson Foodie every week. Our reach on Instagram has skyrocketed to >400,000 people every week. Our newsletter goes out to 35,000 people every Wednesday with a killer 42% open rate.Let our team will put together a campaign that taps all our different channels to drive ticket sales, increase word-of-mouth buzz and leave you (and your sponsors) feeling great.Pricing ranges from $250-$1,500.
"Thank you for such an amazing piece of journalism. I am extremely pleased with the festival and amazingly happy with your overall coverage. I am now even more appreciative of your work, so thank you again!" - Todd Hanley, Agave Heritage Festival. May, 2023
Option 2: Make your event go viral (free option)
The members of our Insiders club are always hungry for new experiences. They love food, wine, culture, art, music and much more.Make them feel special with access to pre-sale tickets, a special discount, or a complimentary upgrade.We'll invite them via text, email and push notifications via the Tucson Foodie mobile app.You can sit back and watch the ticket sales roll in when they not only buy a ticket to your event, but invite their friends to join.
Looking for a new way to drive business this year?
Tap into the foodies.
Why market to foodies?
Foodies make great customers. They love supporting local. They've got money to spend. And they love spreading the word about things they love.
What's up with Tucson Foodie?
In 2023, we invested in growth and made some key upgrades:
All of our content is now free (no paywall)
100% of our content is available in Español
Our new interactive guides are a hit
We launched a new club for super foodies
As a result:
Web traffic and social media reach exploded
Over 40,000 people now read Tucson Foodie every week
Our reach on Instagram has skyrocketed to >400,000 people every week
Our newsletter goes out to 35,000 people every Wednesday with a killer 42% open rate
Our Insiders club is on its way to 3,000 members
Our festivals and dinners attract tens of thousands of people annually
What does that mean for you?
More eyeballs on your brand
More clicks to your site
More new customers
Whiskey Del Bac's ads on tucsonfoodie.com have received
12,585,580 impressions (as of Jan 2024)
How do we work with brands?
We're doing things differently in 2024.We're only working with 30 select brand partners.Each brand partner gets:
⭐⭐⭐ Category exclusivity ⭐⭐⭐
Multi-channel exposure across web, social, email, and IRL events
Help from our graphic design team
Detailed monthly reporting
Outstanding communication and support
Welcome to our newest partner!
Our reach may be big, but we're a small team. Feel free to reach Shane (Head Foodie) directly at 636-538-0326 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Let's just be friends
Our mission is to lift up and strengthen the local restaurant scene.(that means we don't want your money)
Option 1: Become a Tucson Foodie Restaurant Partner
Generate more foot traffic
Build relationships with Tucson Foodie Insiders
Receive priority for announcing news on tucsonfoodie.com
Get extra love from @tucsonfoodie on Instagram
Get highlighted in our Best-Of Guides
Host an R&D dinner with your chef (and make $)
Host a mixer with our community
Option 2: Host an Insiders Mixer
What you give
Bites and drinks + a space for us to gather
What you get
A marketing package worth up to $2,000 from Tucson Foodie, including 1 Instagram reel (100k followers), run-of-site ads on tucsonfoodie.com for 1 month (200-300k unique visitors), and one ad in our newsletter (40k @ 42% open rate)
Increased Exposure: The event provides exposure to a targeted audience of Tucson Foodie members, creating awareness about your restaurant or event space among food enthusiasts.
Word-of-Mouth Marketing: Attendees may share their positive experience with your venue, leading to organic word-of-mouth marketing within the local foodie community.
Networking Opportunities: Hosting the mixer allows you to connect with our team of influencers, food bloggers, and local personalities, fostering valuable relationships within the culinary scene.
Social Media Coverage: Attendees will share their experience on social media platforms, generating organic social media content and further promoting your venue.
Community Engagement: Hosting local foodie events demonstrates your commitment to the community and helps build a positive image for your venue.
Increased Foot Traffic: A successful mixer can translate into increased foot traffic as attendees may visit your venue for regular dining or recommend it to friends and family.