The Creative Journey Starts Here


Thank you so much for starting your journey with Destination Imagination. The process of registration is only a few short steps.

Step 1 - Purchase a Team Number


Click the button below to go to Destination Imagination's national website and purchase your Team Number from Destination Imagination.


For 2018-2019, the cost of a Team Number for the Team Challenge or Rising Stars Challenge is $105.

Step 2 - Register for the Iowa Affiliate Tournament


Once you have your Team Number, click on the button below to be directed to Register Your Team. Once you are there, log in with your Destination Imagination shop password and register for the Tournament. The cost of the Affiliate fee is $50, with a $10 late fee  charged after February 15th. Final Registration cut-off will be March 15, 2019!


When you register, you will need to identify at least one adult volunteer, or you will be assessed a $100 fee.

Step 3 - Develop the Team Solution


For the next several weeks, the team of students will work on developing their solution to the Challenge they have chosen. If you have any questions regarding the process, feel free to email Marty VanWesten, Affiliate Director in the Contact Us section of this website.

Step 4 - Go to the Affiliate Tournament and Celebrate!


Our Affiliate Tournament will be held on March 30, 2019 at Des Moines Area Community College in Ankeny, IA. This should be a day of celebration and creativity that your team and their families will not want to miss!