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Great Design Comes from Great Research

We know parks, recreation and outdoor fitness areas are critical to the health and wellness of communities. It’s why we do what we do and are so passionate about bringing Play That Moves You to communities around the world. And we want to know more, to do more. So, we partnered with NRPA to invest in research that will show us the impact of an inclusive play environment in the Carrolton Ridge neighborhood, west of downtown Baltimore. Not only ...

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Play That Moves Us

We often hear that one person can make a difference...in this case we see it firsthand. Devin Handy, a teenager from Victoria, Texas, who used GoFundMe to raise $700 and help a community park that had been destroyed by a fire, is on a mission for 2020. His mission is to make even more of a difference in the lives of people and to help the environment. Learn more about his story. Play is our passion, our mission and our ...

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NRPA 2019

The NRPA Annual Conference is upon us and this time we’re headed to Baltimore to engage with more than 8,000 people who are passionate about parks and recreation just like we are! Our favorite part of NRPA is all the people – it’s an opportunity for us to connect with people who understand and share our desire for more – more parks and play environments, more time spent outdoors, more spaces for people to get moving and areas that ...

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July is Park & Rec Month

  Time spent outside is priceless and there is no better place to get outdoors than a park! To celebrate July as Park and Recreation month, we are listing the top five reasons outdoor play is the best! So get to your local park and reap the benefits! 5. Being outside is a sensory experience like no other! The sun on your skin, the wind in your face, the texture of rocks and leaves are just a few of the sensory ...

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Music Play That Moves You

German poet Hermann Hesse said that “making music together is the best way for two people to become friends.” Burke’s all new PlayEnsemble™ line is designed to do just that - to bring families and communities together to play and make music with high quality outdoor musical instruments. Burke wowed us again with amazing new, high quality music products, including drums, chimes and a metallophone, all of which can withstand the elements and provide an authentic environment ...

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Bringing Adventure to the Air!

What's more fun than swinging? Swinging with a friend on the AirVenture™ Glider! Swinging is a (mostly) universal experience and we couldn't imagine how it could be better. Then...we came to AirVenture. AirVenture is a specially-designed glider that encourages cooperative play and socialization while developing balance, core strength and coordination. Swinging is a social activity that helps children learn to work together toward a common goal and develop a relationship between those children that transcends the playspace. The AirVenture can be ...

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