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 10 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.

Check out the 2017 Spring/Summer Program Guide!

Register for programs NOW!

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

    Iowa Wild and Wells Fargo to Donate Public Rink to Waukee

    The Iowa Wild and Wells Fargo announced they will donate new outdoor community ice rinks to the Waukee and Ankeny communities, both set to open this coming winter. Read on...
  2. storks for web

    "Storks" to Kick Off Movies in the Park Friday, June 2

    Enjoy the fifth year of Hollywood’s biggest hits under the stars sponsored by NCMIC Group and Professional Solutions! Storks (PG) will kick off the 2017 season on Friday, June 2 at dusk or approximately 8:45 p.m. at Centennial Park. Read on...
  3. waukee 10 logo web

    New 10-Mile Run Coming to Waukee in September

    Waukee will play host to the inaugural Waukee 10 race on Saturday, Sept. 16. The race route boasts 10 beautiful miles of fast flats, challenging climbs, cheering neighbors and a triumphant finish at the Waukee Stadium! Read on...
View All