Yale is located in central Oklahoma in Payne County
about 20 miles east of Stillwater
just north of the Cimarron River
The town is most noted for the Jim Thorpe Home. Jim Thorpe was one of Oklahoma's and the nation's most decorated athletes of all time. He was selected as both the best athlete of the first half of the 20th century and the best athlete of the century.
History Jim Thorpe Home |
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05/31 Coming to The area
OK Mozart Festival Bartlesville OK June9-15 Oklahoma's Premier Music Festival,
OK Mozart brings the highest quality professional musical and cultural experience to the state of Oklahoma and the middle United States.
Tulsa Greek Festival Tulsa OK September19-21 Build your own Greek dinner, enjoy some Greek desserts, buy a Greek cookbook with an area flavor, and imagine the sights, sounds, and smells of Mediterranean life.
Greater Pittsburgh Renaissance Festival West Newton PA August24-September29 Jousters will compete in the Jousting Arena, while the smallest of the kingdom can enjoy their time in the New Children's Realm. Also a Pirate’s Pub and a New upscale Crafts Marketplace. Weekends only.