landmarks illinois upcoming events & programs

January 28 & 29, 2019


Skyline Council will host two nights of trivia this year!
Trivia Night is a fun, competitive evening that quizzes and challenges teams of six in categories related to Landmarks Illinois’ Most Endangered Places in Illinois, architecture, history, geography, sports and pop culture.

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February 27, 2019

Landmarks Illinois & IMI Annual Seminar

Landmarks Illinois stakeholders, preservationists, architects, owners, developers, general contractors and BAC signatory restoration contractors are welcome to attend this seminar focused on historic preservation of masonry at the International Masonry Institute in Addison.

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March 7, 2019

2019 Legendary Landmarks Celebration

Save the date for the 2019 celebration! The Legendary Landmarks Celebration is an inspiring evening full of festivities, networking and tributes to our city’s Legendary Landmarks.

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other upcoming events & programs

February 1, 2019

Women in the Built World Symposium

The 3rd Annual Women in the Built World Symposium is brought to you from a partnership of Women in Restoration & Engineering (WiRE), Chicago Women in Architecture (CWA), CRCA’s Chicagoland Women in Roofing (CRCA’s CWIR), American Society of Civil Engineers Illinois (ASCE IL), and Chicago Women in Trades (CWIT).

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February 13, 2019

The Chicago Architecture Biennial presents “Learning to Love: Chicago Preservation Stories”

Lost, forgotten and saved — Chicago’s historic buildings encounter various fates in their lifetime and their stories are constantly evolving. This panel discussion, moderated by Anne Sullivan (School of the Art Institute Chair of Historic Preservation), revisits key moments of success and failure in the history of preservation activism, advocacy and architectural solutions to adaptive reuse. LI Director of Advocacy Lisa DiChiera is among the event’s speakers.

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March 23, 2019

Frances Glessner Lee Birthday Gala

Glessner House will launch Frances Glessner Lee Week with this black-tie dinner party held in the coach house and dining room. The evening will include hors d’oeuvres, dinner, dessert, and a special program about Frances Glessner Lee. Also included is a behind-the-scenes sneak peek of her newly restored bedroom and an award presentation to the generous donor who made the restoration possible.

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