Advertise with The Bay Bridged

As a 501(c)3 nonprofit, The Bay Bridged relies on corporate sponsorship to support our effort to bring visitors the best of the San Francisco Bay Area independent music scene.

Our advertising is available at highly competitive rates. The Bay Bridged delivers targeted advertisements to a readership that is active, creative, tech-savvy, and passionate about discovering and supporting the best new music and events. We encourage you to consider the impact of letting them know that you support The Bay Bridged.

What are my options?

Advertising options include our homepage banner ads, biweekly newsletter, social media platforms, ticket giveaways, and homepage skins.

Contact us at advertising[at] for information about pricing and availability

Banner Ads

Our homepage supports Leaderboard (728×90) and Medium box (300×250) web ads — a highly effective option to maximize our audience’s impressions on your ad.



Biweekly Newsletter

Our newsletter goes straight to a targeted list of the Bay Area’s most active and interested music fans — Leaderboard ads in the newsletter are guaranteed to be viewed by the most active and engaged audience.


Social Media

Our active and popular social media accounts — including Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram — drive significant traffic to our sponsors.

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Homepage Skin

The most eye-catching way to attract attention, we reskin our website with your imagery and integrate your brand with The Bay Bridged homepage.


Friends of The Bay Bridged

Friends of the Bay Bridged are partners who contribute to our cause of supporting independent music within the Bay Area. With their help, we are able to give artists a voice through quality journalism and present their talent at awesome shows! Current Friends include:

The Friends of the Bay Bridged program allows music promoters and other music-friendly organizations to both support our mission and connect with the most curated, focused, and motivated audience of live music fans in the SF Bay Area.

Partnership begins at a lot monthly rate and includes a Friends of the Bay Bridged exclusive show preview, one weekly social blast/shout-out, and a monthly remnant order for standard banners on our site. Higher contributions offer more benefits.

If you are a promoter or music org in the Bay Area, why advertise through national conglomerates to unfocused and unmotivated audiences? Become a Friend of the Bay Bridged to reach the music fans that matter. Support the scene that supports you!