Beacon deadlines and publication dates, 2019
The Beacon is published on the first business day of each month, except in the summer, when a combined July/August issue is printed in mid-July.
January (2019) Beacon | Ads by: Dec. 17 | Publication date: Dec. 31
February Beacon | Ads by: Jan. 18 | Publication date: Feb. 1
March Beacon | Ads by: Feb. 21 | Publication date: March 1
April Beacon | Ads by: March 21 | Publication date: April 1
May Beacon | Ads by: April 23 | Publication date: May 1
June Beacon | Ads by: May 20 | Publication date: June 1
Summer Beacon | Ads by: July 11 | Publication date: July 22
September | Ads by: Aug. 21 | Publication date: Aug. 31
October | Ads by: Sept. 20 | Publication date: Oct. 1
November | Ads by: Oct. 22 | Publication date: Nov. 1
December | Ads by: Nov. 19 | Publication date: Nov. 30
January (2020) Beacon | Ads by: Dec. 16 | Publication date: Dec. 30
Ads submitted by member cities & towns, Massachusetts public schools, other state leagues/associations, and Partnership Program members qualify for the member rate
Ads submitted by State offices/departments, other states and non-partnership businesses qualify for the non-member rate.
If you are not sure which rate you qualify for please contact Meredith Gabrilska at the MMA.