Parks & Recreation

Urbandale Parks and Recreation is dedicated to helping residents and neighbors stay fit, active, and healthy so everyone can enjoy the rich quality of life our community has to offer. 

We offer adult & youth classes, a public indoor swimming pool, and a Senior Center with activities and FUN for the whole family!

2017 Summer Guide

Registration is now open.

Click the image at right to view our complete on-line guide.


Walker Johnston Park Tennis Courts

The 4 south tennis courts at Walker Johnston Park will be under construction starting around June 12th and last until September 15th. The north 4 tennis courts will be available for play.

McDivitt Grove Cemetery Clean Up 

Clean up at McDivitt Grove Cemetery will begin the week of June 26. Please remove any items you want prior to then. Thank you.

Take The Challenge!

Did you know that there are 48 public parks in Urbandale? Now that winter is over, it’s time to get outside and explore what Urbandale’s parks have to offer! Can you visit 32 Parks in 90 Days? For details visit
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