Message from the Affiliate Directors

Illinois Destination Imagination has cancelled the Region 3 Tournament on March 14th  and our Affiliate Final on April 4th at NIU. This difficult decision is in response to the COVID-19 Virus ban on gatherings and the directives of Health officials, NIU, and our government. As of now, the DI Global Finals Tournament in Kansas City in May is […]


2019/2020 Tournament Results

Thank you to all the teams, appraisers, volunteers, family and friends who came to support the 2019/2020 Regional Tournament season for the Illinois Affiliate. A special Thank You to the schools and school districts for their support and for hosting the events. Any questions or concerns can be directed to your Regional Directors or Affiliate […]


Team Number

A brand new, exciting and creative season of Destination Imagination is here! The 2019-20 Team Challenges, as well as our Roadmap and Rules of the Road resources, are now available for download in the Resource Area. In order to view or download these materials, you must have a 2019-20 Team Number¬†. (Please note: Program Materials […]


2019/20 Tournament Information

Region 1 Tournament February 29 Viking Middle School 4460 Old Grand Ave Gurnee, IL 60031 Region 2 Tournament March 7 Hadley Junior High School 240 Hawthorne Ave Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 Region 3 Tournament¬† March 14 Broadmoor Junior High School 501 Maywood Ave Pekin, IL 61554 Region 4 Tournament February 8 Wilmette Jr. High School […]


Illinois DI Background Check Policy

Illinois DI Background Check Policy Illinois Destination Imagination is announcing an important new policy that will impact all Team Managers and Assistant Team Managers for the 2019-2020 DI season. In order to provide the highest level of after school activities for our participants, Illinois DI requires all team managers on record to have background checks. […]



Teams that score the top three highest combined scores in each level, will receive a trophy/ medals. However, receiving a trophy/medal does not automatically imply a team will move on the Affiliate Final. To determine the number of teams that will advance to the State Tournament, ILDI uses a formula based upon the number of […]

Students performing at a tournament, with very creative costumes


If you are a Destination Imagination volunteer, we have many training opportunities for your volunteer role. If you are a Team Manager, you will need to register as the Team Manager for your team in the Resource Area before accessing our online training system. If you are a Challenge Master, Appraiser, or other DI volunteer, […]

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Attendance Policy

ANYONE in attendance at an Illinois Destination Imagination (ILDI) activity, including but not limited to tournaments, showcases, programs, special events, camps, training sessions, etc., shall be considered a “guest” of ILDI and its host facility. Parents/guardians of minor attendees, whether in attendance or not, agree to all sections of this policy on behalf of their […]