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  • Landscape Structures Inc. Elevates the Play Experience with Volo™

    Posted: Feb 8

    Landscape Structures has introduced its latest product innovation, Volo™, a dynamic addition to the Smart Play® collection. Volo is not just a playground structure, it’s designed to promote inclusive play, imaginative exploration and limitless adventure for children ages 5 to 12.

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  • General Recreation Honored as 2023 Rep Organization of the Year

    Posted: Dec 13

    Landscape Structures is thrilled to announce General Recreation, Inc. of Newtown Square, Pa., as the 2023 Rep Organization of the Year. This distinction is a testament to their unwavering commitment our core values and mission, which positively impacts communities in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware.

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  • North Charleston Unveils Inclusive Playground, a Haven for All Abilities

    Posted: Nov 11

    What stuck out to North Charleston Mayor Keith Summey was the uniqueness of the space. “Park Circle's unique," Summey said. "We wanted to have something that everyone could do." And now, North Charleston has a playground for people of all ages and abilities. “The ball field is all-inclusive," Summey said. "It's where kids in wheelchairs can play ball. It's designed to do that. The playground is all-inclusive as well. It's designed where children with needs children without needs, and adults even can play with their children."

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  • Paralympian Visits Playground in Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin

    Posted: Nov 30

    The joy we find as kids on the playground is something former Team USA Paralympian Jill Moore says she missed out on as a kid. <p> "I didn't go to playgrounds growing up," Moore shared. "They were never going to be the spaces that showed some of the best things about me."

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  • Discover the Future of Playground Design

    Posted: Nov 22

    Well-designed play brings everyone together. It’s a philosophy that has guided Delano, Minn.-based commercial playground equipment manufacturer Landscape Structures Inc. in creating some of the most original and enchanting playgrounds around the world. As landscape architects and playground designers, the company believes in crafting spaces that are not just play areas but imaginative worlds for children.

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  • St. Paul City Council Approves Unique Inclusive Playground

    Posted: Oct 31

    The St. Paul, Minnesota City Council just approved a multi-million dollar redevelopment project near Allianz Field. <p> The first part of it includes a playground that focuses on including everyone in playtime. It will be St. Paul's largest inclusive playground with more than 25 different types of activities. <p> Longtime manufacturer Landscape Structures is partnering with Flagship Recreation to create the playground meant for all abilities.

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  • St. Paul's Go-To Playground Designers Take a Big Cue from the Disabled

    Posted: Oct 31

    Jill Moore’s wheelchair doesn’t prevent her from exploring parks, playgrounds and other public spaces. In fact, as an inclusive play specialist for Minnesota-based playground designer Landscape Structures, she’s developed an expertise in noodling through landscapes that able-bodied people sometimes take for granted, searching for access opportunities and impediments designers might have overlooked, or as she puts it, “connecting the lived experience with the design.”

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  • Creating Opportunities for Adaptive Recreation

    Posted: Oct 19

    While more and more new playgrounds are being designed with inclusivity in mind, many older playgrounds don’t have equipment and features to support adaptive play for all. If your favorite local playground is one of them, just know there are options for updating. One option that can be especially appealing is to retrofit the existing playstructure.

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Upcoming Events

  • Apr

    Occupational Therapy Month

    We celebrate Occupational Therapists! OTs are vital to assisting and supporting people of all ages and abilities to succeed in everyday activities and improve their quality of life.
  • Apr

    World Landscape Architecture Month

    WLAM celebrates the profession and introduces it to the next generation of landscape architects across the globe.
  • Apr

    World Autism Awareness Month

    The World Autism Awareness Day (WAAD) is April 2, and the month of April is dedicated to Autism awareness as well. Join us in wearing blue on 4/2/24!
  • Apr

    National Head Start Conference

    Portland, OR
    Join us at the 2024 National Head Start Conference.
  • Apr

    Play Coalition Conference on the Value of Play

    Bloomington, IN
    Join us at the 2024 Conference on the Value of Play: The Future of Play
  • Apr 22

    Earth Day

    In honor of Earth Day, we've pledged to continue planting trees with American Forests for every playground we sell!
  • Apr

    National Playground Safety Week

    It’s National Playground Safety Week, and there’s no better time to read up on some of the most important aspects of playground safety: audits and maintenance!
  • Apr 28

    Landscape Structures' 53rd Birthday!

    Delano, Minn.
    More than fifty years ago, Steve and Barb King incorporated Landscape Structures Inc. and we continue to come back to play!
  • Apr 29
    May 1

    Parks & Recreation Summit

    Tucson, AZ
    Join us at the 2024 Parks & Recreation Summit
  • May 26
    Jun 1

    Canada’s National AccessAbility Week (NAAW)

    National AccessAbility Week (NAAW) takes place every year starting on the last Sunday in May. It is a time when accessibility and inclusion is promoted across communities and workplaces and a time to celebrate the contributions of Canadians with disabilities.
  • May 27

    Outdoor Classroom Day

    A GLOBAL campaign to celebrate outdoor play and learning, and inspire schools to get outdoors to play and learn EVERY day.
  • May

    Nature Everywhere Conference

    Madison, WI
    Bringing together leaders committed to the health and wellbeing of children and communities.
  • Jun 8

    National Get Outdoors Day

  • Jun

    Greater & Greener Conference

    Seattle, WA
    Annual conference from the City Parks Alliance
  • Sep

    Kiwanis Celebrate Community Week

    A weeklong initiative promoting collaboration, Celebrate Community is the evolution of Kiwanis One Day.
  • Jul

    Kiwanis International Convention 2024

    Denver, CO
  • Jul

    The United Conference - National Conference on School Leadership

    Nashville, TN
    Join us at the Annual NAESP Conference, now called the United Conference.
  • Oct

    Employee Ownership Month

    A monthlong celebration of the benefits of employee ownership.
  • Oct

    Miracle League All-Star Game

    Covington, GA
    Every child deserves a chance to play baseball.
  • Oct

    American Society of Landscape Architects

    Washington, DC
    We look forward to connecting with you at the ASLA Annual Meeting.