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.

  1. the goonies

    Catch THE GOONIES for Free Friday, Sept. 30

    "Hey you guys!" Enjoy an 80s classic under the Big Dipper! Bring your family to Centennial Park on Friday, Sept. 30 at 7 p.m. for a free showing of THE GOONIES. Bring lawn chairs and blankets. The Park Board will sell popcorn and drinks.
  2. little free library WUMC

    Waukee United Methodist Church Brings More Little Free Libraries™ to Town

    The Waukee United Methodist Church installed three new Little Free Libraries™ in the community over the Labor Day weekend. Read on...
  3. golf league winners

    Mens' and Womens' Golf League Winners Named

    Summer golf leagues just wrapped up at Sugar Creek Golf Course. See who finished at the top. Read more...
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