Parks & Recreation

Waukee Parks & Recreation provides programming year-round, appealing to participants of all ages. The department offers leagues, activities, tours, special events and much more! Waukee Parks & Recreation strives to offer all residents and visitors fun and engaging experiences at affordable costs, connecting the community and enhancing the quality of life through recreational opportunities with tradition, excellence and leadership.

The department is also committed to maintaining 15 City parks, 23 miles of trails, Sugar Creek Municipal Golf Course, the Community Center and the planning of all annual festivals. And, it maintains and schedules the use of parks, ball fields and rental facilities for special community activities.


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


the cover of the 2021 fall/winter program guide

View the 2021 Fall/Winter Program Guide!

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COVID-19 Note: The Waukee Parks & Recreation Department values the health and well-being of community members. Staff will continue to monitor, evaluate and implement COVID-19 safety practices when offering programs and activities to members of the public.