Explore the Fulton Market District

Shot of the entrance to the Fulton Market District in Chicago, Illinois on Fulton St.

Like many neighborhoods in Chicago, the Fulton Market area has gone through a series of changes over the years. Once known as an area filled with meat-packing and industrial businesses, Fulton Market is now a lively neighborhood filled with great shops, restaurants, and galleries. Designated as a Landmark District by the city, this thriving enclave […]

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Enjoy an Exciting Behind-the-Scenes Experience

Behind-the-scenes: Rear view of two cameras filming a TV show with two women talking at a counter in a studio.

Have you ever wondered what goes on behind-the-scenes at your favorite Chicago attractions? If so, here are a few tours around that will allow you to gain a unique insight as well as access to areas usually off-limits to the general public: Shedd Aquarium  With two million visitors every year, the Shedd Aquarium is one […]

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Dive into St. Patrick’s Day in Chicago

Chicago police boat on a green Chicago River, Saint Patricks Day spectators on Michigan Avenue Bridge (DuSable Bridge) in background.

St. Patrick’s Day is one of Chicago’s most beloved events, especially since it marks the end of the cold, snowy winter and welcomes the beginning of spring. Listed as one of the top ten best St. Patrick’s Day events in the country by┬áCountry Living, Chicago Catalyst residents are fortunate to live close to the celebratory […]

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