About PGP

Playground Professionals, LLC (PGP) is an Ashton, Idaho based publishing company. Created in 2010 as a media source to the playground industry, PGP publishes 2 directories, play and playground news, and an online magazine.


  • Playground and Play News and Views

    Play and Playground News Center

    All the latest play and playground news at your fingertips.

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  • Play and Playground Magazine

    Play and Playground Magazine

    Focusing on play and playground issues, problems, play equipment, health and safety, design, manufacturing, construction process, organization and companies.

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  • Local Playground Professionals Directory

    Local Playground Professionals Directory

    Need to purchase, install, plan or inspect a playground? Look for playground service professionals in your area.

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  • Parks & Recreation Equipment Directory

    Park and Recreation Equipment Directory

    A directory of playground equipment manufacturers specializing in residential play equipment, dog park equipment, skate parks, water parks, rock climbing walls, surfacing, athletic equipment, as well as toys and games.

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The Play and Playground Magazine

Play and Playground News Center

by: ABCreative
The first step in the process is all about the concept and planning for your park or playground. Create a vision for the playground. When creating your vision, start with the end in mind. These questions will help you get started.
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by: International Play Equipment Manufacturers Association IPEMA
 
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Ashburn, Va. (Feb. 28, 2017) —  Children across the country are reaping the benefits of a national out-of-school time initiative aimed at improving childhood nutrition and increasing physical activity through local parks and recreation.
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]Ashburn, Va. (Feb. 16, 2017) — The National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA), a network of more than 52,000 park and recreation professionals and advocates, is proud to announce that Tom O’Rourke, a leader in park and recreation management, has been chosen as the new director of the renowned NRPA Directors School. O’Rourke replaces Dr. Phil...
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by: ABCreative
ABCreative is excited to announce the addition of a new product line, Percussion Play, the world’s leading outdoor instrument manufacturer with over 200 distributors in over 60 countries. Musical instruments on the playground are a growing trend. Percussion Play’s outdoor musicalinstruments are durable, sustainable, and can be installed to cope...
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Parks and Recreation Equipment Directory