Huntsville, AL:

Valley Planet, The

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The Valley Planet is a community-minded publication that was created in 2003 to meet the cultural needs of metro Huntsville and the Tennessee Valley. The Valley Planet is dedicated to promoting the ideas, arts and events that lend uniqueness to the Tennessee Valley area. The Valley Planet serves as a valuable resource to local residents, business travelers and tourists alike when planning an afternoon, an evening or a weekend in and around North Alabama.

The Valley Planet is locally-owned and is published every three weeks on Thursdays and distributed to over 450 newsstands in Huntsville, Madison, Decatur, Athens, Hazel Green, Meridianville and Guntersville. Readers can pick up the latest issue of The Valley Planet in coffee houses, restaurants, clubs, hotels, and many other places around town. Over 50,000 people regularly read The Valley Planet! Additionally, The Valley Planet is available online at

The Valley Planet includes extensive coverage of the local arts and music scene, travel features, human-interest stories, book, music and dining reviews, political opinion and editorials. The Valley Planet provides listings for local restaurants, attractions, theater, clubs, galleries, museums, and more! The Valley Planet's Calendar of Live Music and the Calendar of Events contain the most up-to-date and comprehensive listings in North Alabama and is the only searchable calendar in the area. The Valley Planet is the #1 source for seekers of great shopping, good coffee, fine dining and top-notch entertainment in the Tennessee Valley!

Publication Day: Every other Thursday
Base Circulation: 16,000
Audited Circulation: N/A
Single-issue Readership: 23,606
4-issue Cume Readership: 42,037

Unique Visitors: N/A
Page Views: N/A

Audit/Readership Sources:
PRINT: The Media Audit (Apr-May 2013)