Parks & Recreation

Waukee Parks & Recreation provides many programs throughout the year that appeal to participants of all ages. The Department offers leagues, activities, tours, special events and much more! Waukee Parks & Recreation strives to give all residents and visitors fun and recreational experiences at affordable costs.

The Parks and Recreation Department improves the quality of life for Waukee citizens by maintaining eight city parks, 19.2 miles of trails, Sugar Creek Golf Course, the Community Center and the planning of all annual festivals. The Department maintains and schedules the use of parks, ball fields and shelters for special community activities.

Subscribe to the Waukee Parks & Recreation Monthly Newsletter to keep up on all that's going on with events, programs and park news!

Check out the 2016 Fall/Winter Program Guide!

Register for programs beginning August 15.

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    FamilyFest Planned for Saturday, Jan. 21

    The fifth annual Waukee FamilyFest celebration will be held Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017. This family-friendly event provides a fun experience and a chance for kids to burn off some energy during the winter. Read on...
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    Registration Now Open for Girls Recreational Softball

    Registration for the Waukee Parks & Recreation Department's Girls Softball League is now open. Register girls in grades K-8 by February 16! Play starts in April. Read on...
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    Haunted House Attendees Donate 145 Food Items

    Attendees at Waukee's annual Haunted House on October 28 and 29 donated 145 non-perishable food items for the Waukee Area Christian Services Food Pantry! Read on...
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