Tag: Jim Thorpe Birthday

It’s all about the man

If it’s the third weekend in May, it’s time to celebrate the man, athlete and Olympic legend, Jim Thorpe. The Annual Jim Thorpe Birthday Celebration will be held on Saturday, May 18 and Sunday, May 19 at the Josiah White Park (train station) in…

Jim Thorpe celebrates Jim Thorpe

Jim Thorpe – the town – celebrates Jim Thorpe – the man – this weekend for the 16th annual Jim Thorpe Birthday Celebration. On Saturday, May 20 and Sunday, May 21, the town bearing the legendary Olympian’s name remembers both the history and the…