Region I

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Region I  of ILDI includes all teams located in the north and northwestern area of Chicago including the following counties: Suburban Cook (teams north and west of O'Hare Airport and I-90), Lake, and McHenry.

Teams located within the boundaries of the City of Chicago are in Region II.

(Not sure which region you are in? Click here -OR- Email Regional Boundary Questions


Our Outreach Directors' mission is to assist you in any way they can, to provide as many students as possible the opportunity to participate in Destination Imagination! If you are thinking of starting a new Destination Program in your school or community group, please contact our AMAZING Affiliate Outreach and Growth Director Stephanie Bynum @


How do I get a membership? Go on-line at and purchase a 1-pak (anyone can do this!) or a 5-pak (for schools or other organizations).

Upcoming Dates 

  • Appraiser Training Feb 10th, 2018 (Viking Middle School, Gurnee)
  • Region 1 Regional Tournament March 3rd, 2018 (Viking Middle School, Gurnee)
  • Affiliate Tournament TBD

Regional Director   Maria Rytting

Click here to e-mail the Regional Director

Challenge categories:

  • A: Technical
  • B: Scientific
  • C: Fine Arts
  • D: Improvisational
  • E: Engineering
  • PO: Project Outreach
  • RS Rising Stars
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