The BANAR goes out five times a year to Blackburn homes and businesses to celebrate community and provide information on local programs and events. Local businesses use the BANAR to stay “top of mind” to their present and future customers. Past and current copies are available at the Blackburn Library while quantities last.
The BANAR is a high quality 28+ page, black print 8.5 x 11 inch magazine. Printing and other costs are covered by advertisers and the BCA. PDFs of past and the present issues of the BANAR are available for download on this page and www.banar.ca.
Deadlines and Delivery Dates
Please visit www.banar.ca for possible updates and additional information.
- Deadline March 18, 2020 / Delivery by April 6, 2020
- Deadline May 6, 2020 / Delivery by May 25, 2020
- Deadline Aug 12, 2020 / Delivery by Aug 31, 2020
- Deadline Oct 15, 2020 / Delivery by Nov 2, 2020
- Deadline January 15, 2021 / Delivery by February 5, 2021
It is unlikely that the dates will change but please check banar.ca if your ad or article is time-sensitive. The BCA cannot guarantee delivery by the posted dates although every effort is made to have delivery completed by the last date posted. If you have not received your BANAR by that date please email firstname.lastname@example.org. The Blackburn Library receives BANARs on the first day of delivery if you wish to pick one up.
Circulation for the September to April issues is 4,000; June issue is 4,500 (Fun Fair issue). The BANAR is delivered to Blackburn homes and businesses by local community groups.
Additional copies of the BANAR are available at the Blackburn Library, Metro, Shoppers Drug Mart and Tim Hortons while quantities last.
New: The BANAR Distribution is now being coordinated by Joanne Smith; please visit banar.ca for more information.
Advertising & Article Submission
For advertising pricing, article submission questions, and business profile information, please visit banar.ca