Fourth of July

Yale takes great pride in celebrating Independence Day. The schedule of events can be found below.

Raffle tickets are currently on sale at Farmers State Bank. More information can be found here.

July 3, 2017

All Day Fourth of July celebration Yale Community Building

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm Packet pickup for 3 on the 3rd Fun Run/Walk Yale City Park

5:00 pm 3rd Annual 3 on the 3rd Yale City Park

6:00 pm Concessions – Deardorff Highland Cattle Yale City Park

7:00 pm - 10:00 pm Music in the Park by Zachary Freedom – Bring Lawn Chairs Yale City Park

7:00 pm - 10:00 pm Wine Tasting and Wine Sales – Soldier Creek Winery Fort Dodge Yale City Park

8:00 pm Guthrie County Fair Queen Coronation Yale City Park

9:00 pm Early Bird Raffle Drawing Yale City Park

July 4, 2017

7:00 am - 9:00 am Bicycle Poker Run - Raccoon Valley Riders Trail Head

8:00 am - 10:00 am Omelet Breakfast – TTT Yale Community Building

8:00 am - 3:00 pm Raffle Tickets and Yale Community Club Cookbooks on sale Yale Community Building

9:00 am - 10:30 am Parade Check in Begins - Judging on Main Street during parade School Campus

11:00 am Parade

12:00 pm - 4:00 pm Balloon Artist – Fire Station

12:00 pm - 2:00 pm Car/Tractor Show On Main Street

12:00 pm - 4:00 pm Crossroad Clowns - Face Painting, Spin Art and Sandy Candy Fire Station

12:00 pm Horse Show - Yale Saddle Club – Concession Stand Available Horse Arena

12:00 pm Lunch – Yale Community Club Pork Loin Sandwich Lunch Yale Community Building

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm Kids Games Southeast of Fire Station

1:00 pm M.A.P.A. Hot Rod Garden Tractor Pull School Campus

2:00 pm Bath Tub Races On Main Street

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm Kids Craft Time and Cookie Decorating Yale Community Building

2:30 pm - 5:00 pm Horseshoes Tournament School Campus

8:30 pm Raffle Ticket Sales and Prize Drawing Ball Field

9:45 pm Fireworks Ball Field


Handicap Parking on North Side of Bank. Not responsible for Accidents. No unlicensed Vehicles (Go Karts/4 Wheelers) will be permitted on city streets. Registered Golf Carts permitted – to register call 439-6610

Kybos and/or Rest Rooms are available at Fire Hall, School House, Ball Field and Bike Trail Park.

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City of Yale and businesses.