• 2016 Bethel Area Visitors' Guide cover
  • 2017 Bethel Area Visitors' Guide cover

  • Questions?

    Need to be reminded what you did in the past or want to discuss what's right for you? Call (207) 824-2282 or email Julia.

  • Visitors' Guide

  • The Bethel Area Visitors' Guide is a must for your business in the Bethel, Maine area. It's the go-to guide containing what to do, where to stay, where to eat, and area services.  It is 68 pages packed with gorgeous full-color photography, helpful articles, and business information, on stands for a full year. 

    40,000 copies distributed in the following ways:

    • Direct mail in response to visitor and relocation requests
    • Local hotels, restaurants, shops, and other attractions
    • Travel & wedding shows
    • Maine Visitor Information Centers around the state
    • AAA offices from Maine to D.C. and Massachusetts visitor centers

      August 2017, reserve your spot now in the 2018 Bethel Area Visitors' Guide, the chamber’s  premier, once-a-year print publication If you invest in one piece of advertising with us, this should be it.  It’s a 6”x9” glossy, 68-page magazine with a center foldout map. 40,000 guides are printed and are distributed throughout the Bethel area, across the state of Maine, and throughout our major markets -- and we get requests for it from all across the country and the world.
  • Stay tuned for 2018 VG pricing - this is last year's: Special web ad deal with purchase of Visitors' Guide advertising Stay tuned for 2018 VG pricing - this is last year's: Special web ad deal with purchase of Visitors' Guide advertising

    New this year: With purchase of any Visitors’ Guide advertising (ads, listings, or graphs), you’re eligible forthe best deals all year on BethelMaine.com banner ads starting at $69! Your ads will be fully trackable by logging into the member area of this website.

    Ads may during the quarter of your choice between Oct 2016 – Sept. 2017.

    Landing page  List price: $220/SPECIAL: $ 129

    Quicklink (category group) List price: $175/SPECIAL: $99

    Category List price: $125/SPECIAL: $69

  • 2017 Visitors' Guide Pricing

    Our staff is happy to talk you through your options, remind you what you’ve done in the past, or discuss what might be right for your business! Call (207) 824-2282 or email Julia to discuss.


    September 15: Reserve space.
    September 30: Submit ad, listing, and/or graph details.
    September 30: Pay by for discount on ads. 
    October 31: Payment.
  • Listings

    Pay by Oct. 31                  

    • Basic listing + map locator w/ ad purchase:* Free!
    • Basic listing + map locator: $95  
    • Basic listing, no map: $85
    • Add’l descriptive lines**: $20 each (max 5)

    Categories available:   • Lodging    • Dining     • Campground

    • Graph with ad purchase: $65
    • Graph without ad purchase:  $75
    Premium ads

    Location: Best price if paid by Sept. 30/regular price by Oct. 31

    • Inside front cover: $2400/$2500              
    • Inside back cover: $2200/$2300
    • Center full page: $2100/$2200
    Regular ads
    • 1/8 page: $370/$390
    • 1/4 page vert or horiz:   $570/$610
    • 1/2 page vert or horiz: $1150/$1250
    • Full page: $1950/$2100 


    Guaranteed ad placement: (Ensure your ad is on same page as listing or in another location of your choice.) +10% of above rate

  • Visitors' Guide 2017 ad size and pricing chart