Thunder Bay Community Auditorium Performance

General Information

For the benefit of our clients, the Marketing Department of the Thunder Bay Community Auditorium is pleased to develop a complete, multi-media marketing campaign for your event.

Please contact Trevor Hurtig, Manager - Marketing & Development at (807) 343-2313 or e-mail

Once the proposed marketing campaign has been approved, any necessary material can be prepared and distributed, media "buys" made, interviews arranged, etc. Any supplied materials will be utilized as stipulated by you.

Marketing and Development Contact

Please contact the following staff for marketing inquiries:


Manager - Marketing and Development

Trevor Hurtig
Phone: (807) 343-2313

Further Information



Our minimum charge for contracting out our marketing services is $500.00 plus all direct expenses of the campaign. See below under our mass media buy section for potential campaign services.


Group Sales

The Auditorium maintains a list of various commercial and recreational groups. A mailing on behalf of your event can be prepared and sent to groups as part of your advertising campaign.


Direct Mail

The Auditorium maintains a comprehensive list of ticket purchasers. This list can be targeted by address, or type of performance attended, and the addressed, direct mail piece can be sent.


Media Liaison

The Marketing Department of the Auditorium is in constant contact with area media. On your behalf, a news release can be issued to key media personnel in the region.


Media Tickets

As a matter of course, there will be available to the media, at the discretion of the Programming and Marketing Manager, complimentary tickets for each performance.



All available published articles (reviews, advances, etc) will be retained in the files of the Community Auditorium. Upon request, copies of these articles will be made available to the client.


Mass Media Buys

As part of an approved marketing campaign, all media buys can be made by the Auditorium on your behalf. The Auditorium receives volume discounts based on it's charitable status. The minimum charge for
coordinating your marketing service is $500.00 plus all direct expenses.

Rates for direct expenses are available upon request and are subject to change. Available media for your campaign can include:


Print Advertising

  • Chronicle Journal (daily newspaper)
  • Thunder Bay Source (weekly newspaper)
  • Regional Weekly Newspapers
  • Argus (University newspaper)
  • Opus (College newspaper)


Television Advertising

As part of the "service agreement", the Auditorium will negotiate a "Presents" on your behalf as well as negotiate your television advertising purchase at a preferred rate.


Radio Advertising

As part of the "service agreement", the Auditorium will negotiate a "Presents" on your behalf as well as negotiate your radio advertising purchase at a preferred rate.


Posters and Flyers

Posters and flyers can be designed and printed by our staff.
Posters and flyers can be distributed to a variety of pre-arranged outlets.


Electronic Marquee

Our electronic marquee (located on a main City thoroughfare) is available to advertise your event. Messages are displayed on average of 15 times per hour, 24 hours per day.


Static Marquee

Our outdoor marquee (located in front of the ring driveway at the Auditorium) is available to advertise your event.