Welcome to our Community!

We provide Central Texas with the chance to explore the great outdoors, enjoy an active life and join with neighbors at community events. To register for program or rent a park facility, give us a call at (254) 750-5980!

-- Our park rangers will host a new Junior Ranger Program in Cameron Park this spring. The program is open to ages 5 and up and will begin on March 20. Participants will take part in weekly programs that will be held from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday and Thursdays. There will be two, five-week sessions held this spring.  Programs include a variety of topics such as Wild Flowers ID, Native Plant ID, Fossils, Cliff Safety and Geocaching. The program will conclude with a Service Project and presentation of Honorary Junior Ranger Badge. Participants who complete three classes plus the service project will receive a badge.The Junior Ranger Program is free and participants will meet at Redwood Shelter (2300 Cameron Park Drive) and must be accompanied by an adult.  For more information, call (254) 750-8057 or email kimj@wacotx.gov.

-- Our annual Brazos Nights concert series returns Friday, April 20. Visit www.brazosnightswaco.com for more info!

-- We are currenty accepting applications for 2018-2019 City of Waco Youth Council. This is a great opportunity for local high school students to join the community and serve our city! CLICK HERE for an application. 

-- NEW EAST RIVERWALK NOW OPEN - We would like to announce the opening of the new East Riverwalk section in downtown Waco. The 2/3-mile trail provides the final section of paved, lighted pathway necessary to achieve a continuous 5.5-mile downtown Riverwalk loop from Baylor to Cameron Park. The bike and pedestrian connection stretches from McLane Stadium to the existing Riverwalk at Franklin Avenue. The trail passes under several bridges and sections were built above the Brazos River.

-- Stay active with Waco’s QR FIT TRAIL SYSTEM! With the scan of the unique QR codes at the station signs, you’ll be taken into a world of videos with different exercise pacing, modifications and techniques. Visit your local park to join the fun! CLICK HERE for more info!

-- Sign up for our Good Times Guide E-Newsletter! The newsletter includes programs, updates and registration information for our community centers, athletics and more! CLICK HERE to view the latest newsletter.

-- The Waco Mammoth National Monument has had a record-breaking year with thousands of people coming to visit one of our natural treasures. Make sure to put it on the list for a must-do adventure with friends and family! The park is open seven days a week!

-- The City of Waco recently updated the Parks and Recreation Master Plan. Click here to review the 2017 Master Plan

-- Check out the Cameron Park Trail System via Google Maps!

-- Looking for the perfect place for a wedding, family reunion or birthday party? Renovated pavilions and the Cameron Park Clubhouse are now available for rental.