Impacting Communities Through Play
We design, build, and maintain playgrounds and environments for communities across the Land of 10,000 Lakes.
How We Play
Play is education. It is an opportunity for everyone to grow, to develop, and above all, to learn.
Better Playgrounds, Better World.®
Flagship Recreation partners with Landscape Structures Inc., a renowned manufacturer of play systems and equipment, to design and complete commercial playground installations Minneapolis residents can enjoy together. Our shared passion for creating inclusive, destination playgrounds has helped us provide numerous high quality playgrounds across Minnesota that impact local communities.
A Few of Our Favorites
Play can take many forms. In discovering our work and our capabilities, we feel your vision take hold and grow. Whether through color, theme, or experiences, our commercial playground design in Minneapolis and its surrounding communities can be expressed in a number of ways. Explore our portfolio; begin your journey.
Happy Kids, Happy Communities
Excellent equipment! Flagship is wonderful to work with too.Steve Ellingson
New Hope, MN
Paul did a great job working with our students to plan and design the project.Mary Hawkins
Owatonna Public Schools
Watch Us Play
Global Motion: A New Rotating Playground Climber from Landscape Structures
When it comes to playgrounds, inclusive and learning-based designs help children develop for the better. Needless to say, we’re always looking for new ways to make our playscapes improve upon this idea. This means installing equipment that encourages children not only to interact with their surrounding physical environments, but also to do so in aRead More ›
Flagship Recreation Partners With Minneapolis for New “Talking Is Teaching” Campaign
On June 21, Minneapolis Mayor Betsy Hodges announced the launch of an exciting community campaign called, “Talking Is Teaching: Talk, Read, Sing.” The decision to participate in such a movement comes from extensive research about early childhood development and education, including the importance of simple, everyday activities building a strong foundation for lifelong learning. ThisRead More ›
Minneapolis Park System Named #1 in the Nation, St. Paul Comes in a Close 2nd
In 2012, the Trust for Public Land (TPL) created ParkScore® to provide in-depth data to help guide local park improvement efforts. Cities can earn a maximum score of 100 during the assessment, and this year Minneapolis locked in its #1 position with a solid 86.5 ParkScore®. St. Paul scored an impressive 82.5. Why Parks? AccordingRead More ›