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Dred Scott Playfield

Bloomington, MN USA


Playground Overview

Venti® is the perfect fit in Dred Scott Park. Not only does this Smart Play® playground design fit into a compact space, but it is packed with 20 interactive play events for kids ages 5 to 12. Playground nets, slides, belts and climbers provide lots of fun and challenges that promote physical development and strategic thinking. Even more, a PlayBooster® playstructure designed for kids ages 2 to 5 was included in the overall design as well as playground swings.

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Playground Details

  • Age Ranges

    • 2 to 5 Years
    • 5 to 12 years
  • Design Standards

  • ASTM
  • Installed

  • June 2018
  • Design/CAD Files

  • Min Area Required

  • Total Area: 73' x 64' (22,25 m x 19,51 m)
    5-12 Area: 45' x 40' (13,72 m x 12,19 m)
    2-5 Area: 28' x 24' (8,53 m x 7,32 m)

  • Project Price Range

  • $40K-$59K

    Pricing reflects only the equipment shown in the 3D render above. For international and exact pricing, please contact your local playground consultant.

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Playground products shown in video may not be appropriate for every age group. Playsystems shown in video are for demonstration purposes only. Product configurations may vary.

Video features the Smart Play Venti play structure by Landscape Structures at Dred Scott Playfield in Bloomington Minnesota.

[video: fade into a young girl swinging away from the camera on the Windowpane Overhead Ladder. Scene fades in onto a close-up of a child’s shoe walking across a cargo net. Scene fades into a close-up of a girl’s shoes as she steps up the Square Loop Ladder. Scene fades into a young boy’s legs as he climbs up the Wood Plank ladder. Scene fades into an elevated view of the entire play structure. Text appears on the bottom of the screen reading: Smart Play® Venti® play structure.]

[video: Camera switches to a ground level view of children playing all over the playground. Text appears on the bottom of the screen reading: packs twenty exciting activities.]

[video: scene switches to a full view of a girl climbing up the Wood Plank Ladder. Text appears on the bottom or screen reading: into its compact size.]

[A child shouts: Oh yeah!]

[video: side view of the girl as she continues to climb up the Wood Plank Ladder.]

[child off camera says: Did you take a picture?]

[video: a boy walks above the camera on the Inclined Cable Walk. Camera pulls back for a full view of the play structure as children climb all around. A young boy speaks to the camera.]

Boy: I just like the structure of it because the structure is very well made.

[video: camera pans across the playground as children walk up the Belt Bridge, swing on the monkey bars, and climb up the Vertical Panel climber. Camera switches to a young girl as she speaks to the camera.]

Girl: I’m nine years old I really like the monkey bars. I like the monkey bars because I can swing on them.

[video: a young girl wearing a pink shirt begins to swing on the Windowpane monkey bars.]

Girl 2 voiceover: I’m nine years old and my favorite part about this park-

[video: Camera switches to a top down view as a boy swinging and climbing across the Windowpane monkey bars. Top down view of a girl as she climbs up towards the camera on the Wood Plank Ladder. Camera switches to girl 2 speaking to the camera.]

Girl 2: is that it has all the whole bunch of bars and I like climbing on bars.

[video: a boy wearing glasses hangs from the Windowpane monkey bars. Camera switches to a girl swinging on a Molded Bucket Swing as she speaks to the camera.]

Girl 3: I like to play but I like to swing.

[video: camera switches to two children as they swing on the swing set. Scene switch to a girl as she sits on the Belt Hammock underneath the Wood Plank Ladder as she speaks to the camera.]

Girl 4: It’s cool because there’s 20 things to do.

[video: a young girl standing by the Angle Loop Climber speaks to the camera.]

Girl 5: My favorite part about the playground is on the slide. It just goes really fast.

[video: a boy and girl slide together down the Double Slide while a young girl climbs up the Angle Loop Climber. Camera pans from the ground up the Vertical Panel Climber as a girl reaches the top of the climber. A young girl uses her finger to make her way through the Panel Maze. Scene switches to a close-up of the Belt Bridge as children walk up it. A girl relaxes while lying on the Belt Hammock. A young girl swings sideways on the Windowpane monkey bars while another girl walks on the center cargo net. Camera zooms in on the girl swinging from the monkey bars as she smiles. Two girls walk across the Inclined Cable Walk bridge. A young girl jumps and slides down the firepole.]

[video: a young boy smiles up at the camera as he lays on the Belt Hammock. Camera switches to an elevated panning view of the entire play structure. Children play all over on the different playground activities. A young girl slides down and past the camera on a slide. A Girl walks down the Belt Bridge towards the camera, she bends her knees to look into the camera lens. A boy and girl on opposite ends of the Tight Rope hang from the overhead stabilization bar. Scene switches to a close-up of a child’s feet as they spin movable ball knots on the Tight Rope. Camera pans up through the ropes of the Inclined Cable Walk as children climb on the ropes. A boy shouts: Someone tag me! Someone tag me!]

[video: camera comes into focus on a child’s legs as they walk across the Cargo Net. A young girl reaches out to grab a rung of the Windowpane monkey bars. Camera does an elevated pan of the back side of the play structure as children play all around.]

[video: camera slowly pans upwards fallowing a girl as she climbs up the Square Loop Ladder to the Inclined Cable Walk. Scene fades into a girl as she smiles and waves at the camera in slow motion. Scene fades into a close-up of a boy smiling for the camera. Scene fades into a girl as she hangs from an overhead bar and looks at the camera. Scene fades into a boy as he smiles and waves at the camera. Scene fades into a young girl wearing glasses as she smiles and waves to the camera. Scene fades into a a girl sitting on a swing. She smiles at the camera. Screen fades to black, Landscape Structures logo appears in the middle of the screen. The Landscape Structures logo is made of a red ribbon undulating above the text landscape structures. Text below the logo reads: For a better tomorrow we play today.]

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