Pickleball Clinic

Do you want to learn how to play the fastest growing sport in America? We are offering a pickleball clinic for anyone (17+) who wants to learn the basics of pickleball. This is a sport that is easy to learn and is a good way to get exercise.

Registration is required for this clinic. Please register at www.waupacaactive.net.

It’s HERE!

Waupaca Parks and Recreation

2019 Spring and Summer Activity Guide

Our new guide is available at local banks, town halls, city hall, the library and other area businesses around the community. The guides are already distributed to the schools, (check the backpacks…), the Waupaca Recreation building and online at our website. 

Registration for all spring and summer activities are available online March 4th at www.waupacaactive.net

Rent a Park Shelter for 2019!

Reserve a Shelter for 2019 online or in person!

**All fees are due at the time of the reservation. For more information click here **

*An ActiveNet account is required for all rentals. If you do not have one, please create an account at www.waupacaactive.net by clicking on the link: https://apm.activecommunities.com/waupacaparknrec/Create_Account


Resident Fee

(City of Waupaca residents only)

Non-Resident Fee

(All Waupaca townships and other towns or cities)

 Kitchen Fee Beer Permit Refundable Deposit Fee
Brainard’s Bridge $60 $80 N/A $10 $80
Riverside $60 $80 N/A $10 $80
Rotary Riverview $50 $70 N/A $10 $80
South Park -upper $60 $80 $20 $10 $80
South Park -lower $60 $80 $20 $10 $80

Thank you to our Fall-O-Rama Sponsors!

Saturday, September 15, 2018  | South Park | 921 S Main St | Waupaca

Thank you to our generous sponsors for their support of the 2018 Fall-O-Rama event!   

To visit our sponsor’s websites, please click on the logo!

Bronze Sponsors ($499-$250)


Friend Sponsors ($249-$ 50)


Swan Park Playground

The Swan Park playground has a broken bridge.  Please stay off of that section until it is repaired.  Thank you for your cooperation!

2018 Closings

Closed at 4:00 p.m. for Election Setup for these dates:
1. Monday, February 20, 2017
2. Monday, April 3, 2017

Holiday closings:
1. Good Friday – 03/30/18 (Office only open till noon)
2. Easter – 04/01/18
3. Memorial Day – 05/28/18
4. July 4th – 7/4/18
5. Labor Day – 09/03/18
6. Thanksgiving – 11/22/18-11/23/18 – Office and Recreation Center

  • Rec Center will be OPEN on:
    • 1:00-6:00 p.m. on Saturday, November 24 
    • 1:00-5:00 p.m. on Sunday, November 25
  • Youth Center will be OPEN on:
    • Friday, November 23 and Saturday, November 24 from 

7. Christmas Eve – 12/24/18
8. Christmas Day – 12/25/18
9. New Year’s Eve – 12/31/18
10. New Year’s Day – 01/01/19