PLAY Illinois works with some of the industries top companies to bring you the best park and playground experience on the market. We work directly with

BCI Burke, Themed Concepts, Illinois Play Surfaces, The Parks and Facilities, Dynamo Playgrounds, and Rain Drop Products.

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PLAY Illinois is the exclusive representative in Illinois for BCI Burke Company, LLC; a family owned business that has been a leading edge producer of quality playground equipment since 1920. Ask how the Total Cost of Ownership Package™ will benefit your project. Burke has assembled equipment designed to provide you with the ability to create playspaces that meet specific needs. Please see the Burke catalogs for more information about the variety of equipment and combinations available so that you can build a space aimed at Reinventing Play ™ for your playground enthusiasts.

PLAY Illinois represents Themed Concepts, a company that has been “Setting the standard in custom environments since 1971.” Believing that “if it can be imagined, it can be built”, the creations of Themed Concepts have delighted and enthralled children and adults with their themed play features. Crafted with Glass Fiber Reinforced Concrete (GFRC), a lightweight decorative concrete material strong enough to maintain large load capacities and still allow Themed Concepts to create designs worthy of a Hollywood movie set. Rest assured that all products and equipment intended for playground enthusiasts under the age of 12 that will be installed for public use comply with the American Society Testing Materials (ASTM), Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) and International Play Equipment Manufacturers Association (IPEMA) guidelines.

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The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) reports that 70% of all playground injuries are caused by falls that result in impact with the playground surface.  A variety of surfaces may be present on a playground depending on the type of activity that will occur in that area.



Amenities provide comfort for visitors.  To your benefit, they should also be durable and easily cleaned.  Your PLAY Illinois representative is available to advise you as to the quantity and placement of these items to maximize the total experience for parents, caregivers and playground enthusiasts.

Amenities include: Benches, Bike Racks, Garbage Cans, Grills, Picnic Tables, Restrooms, Canopies.


Dynamo Playgrounds is the world leader in innovative playground equipment. Our stunning designs and masterful engineering ensure that every piece we build inspires the imagination of children everywhere. Our primary mission is the creation of the safest, most durable and most fun playground equipment in the world.


Rain Drop Products transforms imagination into new dimensions in water play with dynamic custom designed water parks that deliver adventure, visual excitement and imaginative fun. Rain Drop Products offers a full line of water play equipment including above ground and below ground spray ground/splash park features, slides and structures.