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.

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    Sugar Creek Municipal Golf Course Will Open for the Season April 18

    Following months of underground sewer construction and golf course improvements, Waukee’s Sugar Creek Municipal Golf Course is ready to open for the 2017 season! The course will open on Tuesday, Apr. 18 at 7 a.m. Call 515-987-5247 for tee times. Read on...
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    Waukee Parks & Rec's Danae Edwards Wins State IPRA Award

    Danae Edwards, City of Waukee Recreation Supervisor, was recently honored with the Iowa Park and Recreation Association's 2017 Carole J. Hanson New Professional Award. Read on...
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    Outdoor Safety and Courtesy Reminders for Springtime

    Spring weather brings an increase in pedestrians and cyclists to Waukee trails, parks and streets. Here are some safety and courtesy tips to keep everyone safe and happy! Read on...
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