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.

The 2017 Spring/Summer Program Guide is coming soon! Registration begins March 1.


Subscribe to the Waukee Parks & Recreation Monthly Newsletter to keep up on all that's going on with events, programs and park news!
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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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    Mayor Peard Recognizes Randy Jensen and Jim Miller for Trailhead Fundraising

    At the Monday, Oct. 3 Waukee City Council meeting, Randy Jensen and Jim Miller were recognized by Mayor Bill Peard for their vision and fundraising efforts for the Raccoon River Valley Trailhead Art Project. Read on...
  3. ridge pointe donation

    Plaisance Family Makes Memorial Donation at Ridge Pointe Park

    John and Lara Plaisance recently worked with the Waukee Parks & Recreation Department as well as several donors to contribute equipment at Ridge Pointe Park in memory of their son, Drew. Read on...
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