Map & Directions

Public Parking

The Printers Square parking garage (75 W. Harrison) is located on Harrison St, between Federal and Clark. Also, there is a public lot on Harrison and Clark as well as several other lots in the neighborhood. We do not have reserved parking for festival attendees.

Click here for a Printers Row Lit Fest Parking Coupon

Getting to the PRLF Using Public Transportation

PRLF is accessible by a number of public-transportation options. To learn more, call 312-836-7000 or click here to use the CTA’s trip-planner.


#2, #6, #10, #29 and #146 stop one block east at State & Balbo #29, #62 and #146 stop southeast of the fest at State & Polk #24 and #850 stop southwest of the fest at Clark & Polk.


The Red line stop at Harrison is just east of the festival, about a 5 minute. The Brown line, Purple line, Orange line and Pink line stop at the Harold Washington Library station located between Plymouth and State on Van Buren which is about a quarter of a mile north of the fest, a 10 minute walk.


Cab fare to the South Loop from Lincoln Park is about $15.

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