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Printer's Row Historic Walking Tour With Jackson Cavanaugh of Okay Type

Explore Chicago's historic Printers Row with typeface designer Jackson Cavanaugh

Jun 24
  • June 24
  • Printers Row

Join the Society of Typographic Arts for this historic walking tour of Printer's Row, Chicago. You will start at the SW corner of Dearborn and Jackson and zig-zag down the street. Your guide, Jackson Cavanaugh, will show you photos along the way of what the area used to look like, and tell you what went on in these buildings. The tour will end at Kasey's Bar where Jackson will buy pitchers of beer for everyone!

Jackson Cavanaugh is a typeface designer and the man behind Okay Type, a Chicago studio based in Logan Square, that specializes in lettering and typography, including the multi-award winning typeface Alright Sans.

* The walking tour takes about an hour. No rain date.

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