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!
2016 Summer Guide

Congrats to Kim Forrester for being our Summer Cover Contest Winner!

Review the 2016 Summer Guide 

summer 2016 cover
Online registration for Summer Classes is now open.
Upcoming Events

Grand Opening - June 7

Jackaline Baldwin Dunlap Park & Arboretum 

Just south of Patricia Dr. & Dewey Gibbs Road
Come see this beautiful green space in the middle of Urbandale
6 p.m.

Father's Day at the Indoor Public Pool -  June 19

All Father's receive FREE admission with a paying child during Public Recreation Swim from 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Summer Carnival at the Indoor Public Pool  - June 24

Celebrating the opening day of the Urbandale Public Pool in 1976!
Come ready to party like it is 1976!
Enjoy a water slide and 1976 carnival games and prizes!
1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Fee:  $2