Application submission deadline: JULY 15, 2022.
Applications will not be accepted after the deadline. Confirmation packets and exhibitor manuals will be sent in August.
EXHIBITOR CONTACT: This person submits forms and coordinates booth logistics. A confirmation packet and any other materials will be sent to this contact.
This MUST be included to process application. If you don't yet have an IL Business License number, you may download the application from:
COMPANY INFORMATION: This Information will used for your tent banners and listing in the official 2022 program guide.
Please provide a description of what you plan to sell and do within your booth space. Details must be included and aligned with the requirements of being an exhibitor in order to be approved.
If your company will host multiple exhibitors, please list their names, business names, social media/website info below:
*Please note, if your organization is hosting multiple exhibitors who will be selling product using their own Point of Sale Systems, they are required to have an IBT number, and pay a $25 City of Chicago Fee. If all exhibitors are selling under a single Point of Sale system, only one fee and IBT number is required for the application.
ELIGIBILITY: In order to exhibit at the Printers Row Lit Fest 2022, you must be a book seller, publisher, sell approved book related products, or promote literacy and or educational issues. Sponsors and some long-time time exhibitors may be exempt from these criteria. All exhibitors must have an Illinois Business License. Near South Planning Board reserves the right to refuse any participation by any company or organization at its sole discretion.
There are various opportunities for an exhibitor to participate at Printers Row Lit Fest (tables vs tents). Please see a list of options below and apply for what is best suitable.
Sidewalk Spaces: Tables, chairs and signage for sidewalk spaces are provided by PRLF. Sidewalk locations are NOT under canopies although some are under shaded trees. No other tables, additional canopies, umbrellas, or generators will be allowed (per city permit and fire code restrictions).
Covered Tent Locations: Tents, tables, chairs and banners for “tent” spaces are provided by PRLF. No other tables, additional canopies, umbrellas, or generators will be allowed (per city permit and fire code restrictions). Banners will be installed by the PRLF team on the exterior, top side of the tent above your assigned space (attendee facing).
Please click one of the PayPal options to complete payment and submit the form.