Take a tour of Yukon, the Czech Capital of Oklahoma. Explore the city’s rich Czech heritage at a local history museum and at the world-class festival held each October.Learn More
Known as the hometown of country superstar Garth Brooks, Yukon sprang into being in 1891 as a farming community. Visitors flock to Yukon to experience one of Oklahoma's largest ethnic festivals each year — the Oklahoma Czech Festival goes all-out with music, a parade, costumed dances, crafts and plenty of Czech delicacies. The Yukon Historical Museum, located in a 1910 school building, tells Yukon's history. Inside the Czech history room, delve further into the town's heritage. Horse lovers delight in Express Clydesdales Ranch, home to some of the world's most beautiful Clydesdales, housed in a beautiful barn originally built in 1936 and restored by Amish barn specialists in 1997.