Awards & Recognition


  • A fun way to teach kids motor skills - Huffington Post
  • Great Play gives the children's fitness and health business an update - Inc. Magazine
  • Top 100 Franchises - Franchise Grade 2016
  • A uniquely engaging experience for children of all ages! - USA Today
  • Top Franchises for Franchisee Satisfaction - Franchise Business Review
  • Franchise 500: 2013, 2014 & 2015 - Entrepreneur Magazine
  • Top 50 New Franchises - Entrepreneur Magazine


  • 2015 Favorite Places to Take Kids in Denver Winner
  • Great Play has won the #2 spot in our Top 20 survey of Favorite Places to take Kids in Denver!
  • Winner 2017 Hulafrog most loved kids gym
  • Westchester Family 3-Category Winner! Best Indoor Playspace, Best Children's Exercise Program Top Five, Birthday Party Place- Family Favorites, 2016
  • Voted Favorite Indoor Play Center- Kids Out and
  • Voted Top Place to Take Kids in Westchester County- Kids Out and
  • Westchester Family 4-Category Winner! Best Birthday Party Place, Best Indoor Playspace, Children's Exercise Place - Top Five, Gymnastics Classes- Top Five - Family Favorites, 2015
  • Voted Best of Westchester by readers of Westchester Magazine
  • Westchester Family 3-Category Winner! Best Children's Gym, Best Birthday Location, Best Indoor Playspace - Family Favorites, 2014
  • Voted Best of the Gold Coast by the readers of Greenwich, Stamford, Westport, and New Canaan-Darien Magazines, 2013, 2014 & 2015
  • Denver's favorite places to take kids for 2015
  • Selected Best of the Best: Best Place to Take Your Kids, by Colorado Community Media
  • Voted most beloved place for Gymnastics/Movement (Little Kids) and Birthday Party Venue. Also won the Grand Prize for most overall votes across all Gold Daisy Awards categories.
  • There are literally hundreds of wonderful places to take your kids in greater Denver! Great Play has been created with two objectives: to ensure that kids have fun, and to help them reach their full physical potential, to help every child develop a love of physical activity that will lead to an active, healthy and confident life.
  • Selected Best of Denver by the Westword Magazine
  • Voted Best Classes: Best Kids Entertainment Indoors, by readers of
  • Voted Best of Chandler, AZ - Best Place to Take a Family - East Valley Tribune
  • Voted Greatest Party Spot of Seattle by readers of
  • Voted Best Birthday Parties in Phoenix - 2012, 2013, 2014 & 2015, by readers of
  • Voted Best Sports Camp of Seattle by readers of the Parent Map Magazine