Great Getaways WCNY

Central New York viewers are looking for some Great Getaways!

Showcase your company on TV and online!

Your trade of an overnight stay, daycation, entertainment, beverage tastings, seasonal items and more gets you amazing promotions.

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For ZERO cash outlay!

How it works:

For your gift certificate(s) with a minimum value of $200, you’ll get:

  1. Custom 30 second TV promotional spot (See sample promotions below)
  2. Your spot broadcast on TV & listed online at
  3. Link to your website

Give more, get more exposure. For multiple certificates, we’ll air the promotional spot multiple times.

TV and Online

Artboard 5@72x-8Your business exposed to 1.8 million TV viewers and global online audience at

Showcased spots are broadcast on our TV station and will be listed online along with a hyperlink to your company website.

Benefits of participating:

  1. Showcase your business to a highly desirable market sector – the PBS viewer
  2. No cash outlay and no production costs for promotional airtime
  3. Increase visibility of your business’s branding
  4. New guests and customers who will pass on word-of-mouth referrals to family and friends
  5. Tax-deductible contribution, if appropriate

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Get Started!

  1. Review the Marketing Guide and choose how much promotion you would like to receive.
  2. Complete the Participation Form and upload your Gift Certificates (or gift letters or vouchers) or mail Gift Certificates to: WCNY, 415 W. Fayette St., Syracuse, NY  13204.
  3. Send 5-8 photos & your logo to (suggest JPG or PNG format – 1920 x 1080 pixels).

If you have questions or need assistance, please email

Thank you! Your participation in Great Getaways helps us fulfill our mission to the community as a 501(c)(3) organization and affiliate of PBS and NPR. Revenue from the auction is used to provide high-quality services and programs to the communities we serve.

Additional promotional benefits based on the value of your certificate



Company name included in participation list in July/August 2022 WCNY CONNECT Magazine mailed to ~15,000 member homes.


Radio Promotion: Live mention on
Classic FM Great Getaways segment


Tag on one Facebook post (20,000 + followers)


Custom ad in WCNY e-Guide (20,000 subscribers)

Sample Videos

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