People age 50 and older on Colorado's Western Slope. The BEACON is dedicated to inform, serve, educate, inspire and entertain the communities of Mesa, Delta and Montrose counties and is available at over 300 free distribution sites.
Markets Served Mesa, Delta & Montrose counties, Colorado
Mailed Door Rack Total
775 (Mesa County) 225 (Montrose & Delta counties) 12,775 (Mesa County) 5,725 (Montrose & Delta counties) 19,500 Audited By Circulation Verification Council
General Information The BEACON Senior Newspaper is western Colorado’s most popular monthly publication for people 50 and older and offers a targeted medium at affordable rates that breaks through the clutter and confusion of other media. The BEACON has consistently been a top award winner at the annual journalism competition of the North American Mature Publishers Association (NAMPA).
BeaconFest Boomer & Senior Fair (Mesa County) - Held annually in April.
BeaconFest Boomer & Senior Fair (Montrose County) - Held annually in September. Valentine's Dance (Mesa County) - Held annually in Februrary
The BEACON's annual Senior RESOURCE Directory published each November.