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GameTime provides a wide range of resources to help you design the perfect play and recreation project, including cinematic animations and renderings, CAD files, product catalogs, and programs and curriculum. We make all of these playground design resources available at no cost to help you prepare your presentations and inspire your audience.

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Check out the latest news and information about custom designs by GameTime.

May 23, 2023

Custom Playgrounds: A Fun and Exciting Way to Inspire Imagination

Custom playgrounds are a fantastic way to create a unique and exciting space for children to play and explore. These playgrounds can be designed to suit the specific needs of your community, whether it's a small neighborhood park or a large-scale recreation center.

Our Custom Playground Design Process

GameTime's custom playground division, Landmark Design, uses a three-step process to bring your imagination to life:

1. Discover


We collaborate with you to understand your goals and priorities. We also take the time to learn about your community's unique history, culture, and educational opportunities. We carefully consider accessibility and universal design considerations to create an inclusive and equitable space for all.

We also recognize the importance of soliciting input from key stakeholders, parents, children, and community groups. We believe everyone's

July 19, 2022

Three California Playgrounds with Heart đź’–

California is nicknamed the “Golden State” and has always been a land rich with opportunity. From the early pioneers who relocated with kith and kin to search for gold to modern dream seekers who board a bus chasing their big break, people are drawn to California. It’s a place where anything is possible!

The parks in California capture this same spirit of adventure and opportunity. Every playground has its own story about why it was built and what purpose it serves in the community. Read on to learn about three California playgrounds[PK1]  that are full of heart.

Knabe Park - A Custom California Playground on Catalina Island

Knabe Park is a custom California playground that captures the heart of Catalina Island through nautical theming. This park features a custom pirate ship climber, accessible poured-in-place (PIP) rubber playground surfacing, and a

April 06, 2022

How Custom Playgrounds Turn Any Park Into a Theme Park

Do you remember your last visit to a theme park? One central memory likely jumps out as you reflect on the tasty snacks and fun rides you experienced: theming. 

Disney® is the master of themed entertainment. Their theme park engineers (dubbed "Imagineers") are famous for turning any space into an immersive experience. Sometimes, even waiting in line can be fun as you step into the different environments crafted with care by a team of Imagineers.

As the years progress, the technology that gives these creative professionals their trademark innovation is becoming available to the world of parks and recreation. In honor of World Landscape Architecture Month, let's look at some of our favorite custom playgrounds that provide the same magic as a trip to a theme park!

Abuzz With Play at the Smithsonian Playground

When the Smithsonian