On the Town: More of Chicago’s Best Bars

Shot of a group of friends relaxing with cocktails in a nightclub

You work hard. At the end of a long workweek, there’s nothing more refreshing than great food, great friends, and a round of local brew. We’ve already covered some of Chicago’s best bars, but the list isn’t quite complete! Take a look at a few more of our favorite local watering holes.   Maude’s Liquor […]

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Dance the Night Away: Local Chicago Nightlife

Young women dancing happily with her friends in a nigh club party with disco lights

Are you looking to enjoy a fun evening that keeps you moving? Then be sure to check out the local Chicago nightlife! Gather your friends and head to a club where you can dance the night away:   The Mid Nestled in the Meatpacking district, The Mid is known for giving music lovers the ultimate […]

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Learn & Explore: the Art Institute of Chicago

Chicago, IL, USA - January 2, 2009: Art Institute of Chicago at Christmas time. The two bronze lions which guard the entrance are decorated with wreaths with large red bows. Tourists are bustling about on a cold winter day.

Just ten minutes from Catalyst is a museum that dates back to 1879: the Art Institute of Chicago. The AIC has been in its current location since 1893 and offers visitors a glimpse of art from all over the world. Two bronze lions flank the entrance on Michigan Avenue, so you can’t miss it. These pieces […]

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