landmarks illinois upcoming events & programs

November 27, 2018

Giving Tuesday

On this global day of giving, LI is asking for your support to fund our intern program! Learn how you can help us reach our fundraising goal!

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November 29, 2018

RBIC Event

Mark your calendars for the annual event of the Real Estate and Building Industries Council (RBIC). The networking event will take place in the Uptown Entertainment District with a cocktail reception in the historic Bridgeview Bank lobby and the rare opportunity to tour the Uptown Theatre with Farpoint Development to hear its restoration plans. More details coming soon.

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November 30, 2018


Photographer and architecture critic Lee Bey will show and discuss the fantastic architecture of Chicago’s South Side.

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December 6, 2018

Skyline Council Pub Crawl

Skyline Council will host a pub crawl in the Chicago neighborhood of Andersonville on Thursday, December 6. More details coming soon.

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other upcoming events & programs

November 2 - November 26

Retracing Edwards Trace

Storyteller and author, Brian “Fox” Ellis, will be giving more than two dozen performances in various Illinois communities that explore the American Indian perspective on Illinois’ Bicentennial. Following the route of our Territorial Governor in his unsuccessful efforts at the forced removal of American Indians, Fox will tell both sides of the story, challenging the audience to rethink what they think they know about Illinois’ History.

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November 2 - December 8

Free Chicago walking tour of the Monadnock Building

uring your 30-minute-long architectural walking tour, a professional tour guide will share the larger-than-life story and structure of the Monadnock Building, one of the oldest skyscrapers of downtown Chicago. This tour is free and offered weekly on Fridays from November 2nd until December 8th. Reservations are required!

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November 18, 2018

A Simple Christmas at the henke-buck homestead

A Christmas Open House at the Henke-Buck Farmstead in Waterloo, included on LI’s 1998 Most Endangered Historic Places in Illinois.

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