Advertising with Metro Weekly

Reach out to DC’s LGBT Community

Wide distribution. Large Readership. Great results.

Metro Weekly is Washington D.C.’s longest-running gay and lesbian news publication. Since 1994, our magazine has continuously been available on Thursdays, for free, at more than 550 public locations. With an estimated readership of more than 45,000 residents across the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia, Metro Weekly is one of the most popular LGBT media resources in the nation.

Our loyal readers recognize Metro Weekly as a provider of influential news articles, interviews and original photography. We also contribute to the local culture with some of the strongest coverage of arts, politics, and nightlife. Tens of thousands of visitors turn to our companion website,, for extended community connections through our unique blogs, calendars and directories.

Powerful Ways to Attract Customers through Metro Weekly

We can provide your businesses or organization with both print and web advertising solutions to help reach our distinctive market:

Display Advertising
Your message as a highly visible graphic ad in our widely-distributed print magazine.

Web Ads
Banner ads on this website, or our exclusive e-mail Newsletter.


Call (202) 638-6830 or e-mail us with your needs, and we’ll gladly set you up with the best advertising option.

Display Ad Contacts:

Randy Shulman
(202) 638-6830

Street Address:

Metro Weekly
c/o Jansi, LLC

1425 K Street, NW
Suite 350
Washington, DC 20005

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