Hobo Days Schedule

Wednesday, August 5th

All Day Britt Retail Merchants Sidewalk

Sales - Specials throughout the week.

7:30 pm Hobo Cemetery Tour with Connecticut Shorty at

Evergreen Cemetery

Thursday, August 6th

5:00 pm American Carnival Entertainment

opens on Main Street - until 10:00 pm

5:30 pm Little Miss Britt in City Park Gazebo

7:00 pm Official Fire Lighting, Four Winds Ceremony

and Entertainment at the Hobo Jungle

Friday, August 7th

9:00 am Hobo Memorial Service at Evergreen Cemetery

11:00 am Hobo Art Gallery open until

6:00 pm at the Municipal Building

11:30 am Unveiling of the 2014 King and

Queen portraits at the Municipal Building

4:00 pm Vagabond Craft Show & Collectables

open until 8:00 pm on Main Street

All Evening Britt Lions Putt-Putt Golf on Main

Street All Evening Britt Area Chamber Bingo Stand

on Main Street

5:00 pm American Carnival Entertainment  

opens on Main Street - until 11:00 pm

5:00 pm Hobo Poetry with Jerry & Frank

in the Queen’s Garden

5:00 pm Cranky Train Cars by Iowa

Trolley Park open until 9:00 pm

on Main Street sponsored by Earl Hill Family

5:00 pm Alumni Banquet Social Hour at

West Hancock Grade School until 6:30

5:30 pm Pudding Eating Contest on Main Street

6:00 pm Cow Chip Chucking Contest

on Main Street - sponsored by

the Iowa Cattleman’s Association

6:00 pm Street Musician Paul Siebert in

Veterans’s Park

6:30 pm Alumni Banquet at West

Hancock Grade School

7:00 pm Hobo Entertainment at the Hobo Jungle

7:30 pm Family concert featuring Irish folk

band, The Commoners

sponsored by Klint & Lynn Patterson, Diemer Realty,

and the Britt Vet Clinic at Veterans Park

Saturday, August 8th

7:00 am 5k/10k Run & Walk in Lions Park

by West Hancock High School

with digital timing by True Time Racing Services

9:00 am Vagabond Craft Show &

Collectables open until 5:30 pm on Main Street

10:00 am Parade with Grand Marshall

Harold Boekelman

10:00 am American Carnival

Entertainment opens on Main

Street - until 11:00 pm

After Parade Hobo Poetry with Jerry & Frank

in the Queen’s Garden

All Day Britt Lions Putt-Putt Golf on Main Street

All Day Britt Area Chamber Bingo Stand

on Main Street

11:00 am Cranky Train Cars by Iowa

Trolley Park open until 8:00 pm

on Main Street sponsored by Earl Hill Family

11:00 am Armstrong-Larson House Open

for Tours until 4:00 pm on 2nd St SE

11:00 am Hobo Art Gallery open until

6:00 pm at the Municipal Building

12:00 pm FREE Mulligan Stew at City Park

12:00 pm Sparkles the Clown featuring

Comedy, Street Magic and Amazing Balloon

 creations withhis clown car on Main Street

 until 5:00 pm

12:00 pm Paul Siebert - Street Musician

performing until 5:00 pm

12:30 pm Hobo Days Special Memorabilia

auction in City Park Gazebo

1:00 pm King & Queen Coronation in City Park Gazebo

1:00 pm Ag Museum open until 4:00 pm

at the Hancock County Fairgrounds

2:00 pm The Walker Boys bluegrass band

in Veteran’s Park

3:00 pm Toilet Bowl Races on Main Street

4:00 pm Kids Pedal Power Tractor Pull on

Main Street sponsored by Corwith Red Power

6:00 pm The Jewels gospel group sponsored

 by Jim & Jeannie Purvis in Veteran’s Park

7:00 pm Hobo Entertainment at the Hobo Jungle

8:00 pm Family concert featuring Nashville based

country band, The Red Head Express in

Veterans Park - sponsored by The Britt Hobo Days

 Association and Pritchard Family Auto Stores

Sunday, Aug. 9th

8:00 am Classic Car, Truck, Motorcycle,

 and Tractor Show on Main Street until 4:00 pm

8:00 am Craft Show at City Park until 4:00 pm

8:00 am Cheerleader’s Omelet Breakfast

at the Municipal Building until 1:00 pm

1:00 pm The Kraft Brothers Band at City

Park playing off and on until 4:00 pm

1:30 pm Historical Society’s Homemade

Pie & Ice Cream Social until

4:00 pm at the Municipal Building

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Hobo Week Museum Hours:

Mon - Thurs: 10:00 - 5:00 pm

Fri & Sat: 10:00 - 8:00 pm

Sun: 9:00 - 4:00 pm

Be sure to Find us on Facebook:

Britt Hobo Days

www.britthobodays.com

www.hobo.com

Wednesday, August 5th 

All Day Britt Retail Merchants Sidewalk
Sales - Specials throughout the
week.
7:30 pm Hobo Cemetery Tour with
Connecticut Shorty at
Evergreen Cemetery
Thursday, August 6th 

5:00 pm American Carnival
Entertainment opens on Main
Street - until 10:00 pm
5:30 pm Little Miss Britt in City Park
Gazebo
7:00 pm Official Fire Lighting, Four
Winds Ceremony and
Entertainment at the Hobo
Jungle
Friday, August 7th 

9:00 am Hobo Memorial Service at
Evergreen Cemetery
11:00 am Hobo Art Gallery open until
6:00 pm at the Municipal
Building
11:30 am Unveiling of the 2014 King and
Queen portraits at the Municipal
Building
4:00 pm Vagabond Craft Show &
Collectables open until 8:00 pm
on Main Street
All Evening Britt Lions Putt-Putt Golf on Main
Street
All Evening Britt Area Chamber Bingo Stand
on Main Street
5:00 pm American Carnival
Entertainment opens on Main
Street - until 11:00 pm
5:00 pm Hobo Poetry with Jerry & Frank
in the Queen’s Garden
5:00 pm Cranky Train Cars by Iowa
Trolley Park open until 9:00 pm
on Main Street sponsored by Earl
Hill Family
5:00 pm Alumni Banquet Social Hour at
West Hancock Grade School
until 6:30
5:30 pm Pudding Eating Contest on Main
Street
6:00 pm Cow Chip Chucking Contest
on Main Street - sponsored by
the Iowa Cattleman’s
Association
6:00 pm Street Musician Paul Siebert in
Veterans’s Park
6:30 pm Alumni Banquet at West
Hancock Grade School
7:00 pm Hobo Entertainment at the
Hobo Jungle
7:30 pm Family concert featuring Irish folk
band, The Commoners
sponsored by Klint & Lynn
Patterson, Diemer Realty,
and the Britt Vet Clinic at
Veterans Park
Saturday, August 8th 

7:00 am 5k/10k Run & Walk in Lions Park
by West Hancock High School
with digital timing by True Time
Racing Services
9:00 am Vagabond Craft Show &
Collectables open until 5:30 pm
on Main Street
10:00 am Parade with Grand Marshall
Harold Boekelman
10:00 am American Carnival
Entertainment opens on Main
Street - until 11:00 pm
After Parade Hobo Poetry with Jerry & Frank
in the Queen’s Garden
All Day Britt Lions Putt-Putt Golf on Main
Street
All Day Britt Area Chamber Bingo Stand
on Main Street
11:00 am Cranky Train Cars by Iowa
Trolley Park open until 8:00 pm
on Main Street sponsored by Earl
Hill Family
11:00 am Armstrong-Larson House Open
for Tours until 4:00 pm on
2nd St SE
11:00 am Hobo Art Gallery open until
6:00 pm at the Municipal
Building
12:00 pm FREE Mulligan Stew at City Park
12:00 pm Sparkles the Clown featuring
Comedy, Street Magic and
Amazing Balloon creations with
his clown car on Main Street until
5:00 pm
12:00 pm Paul Siebert - Street Musician
performing until 5:00 pm
12:30 pm Hobo Days Special Memorabilia
auction in City Park Gazebo
1:00 pm King & Queen Coronation in
City Park Gazebo
1:00 pm Ag Museum open until 4:00 pm
at the Hancock County
Fairgrounds
2:00 pm The Walker Boys bluegrass band
in Veteran’s Park
3:00 pm Toilet Bowl Races on Main Street
4:00 pm Kids Pedal Power Tractor Pull on
Main Street sponsored by
Corwith Red Power
6:00 pm The Jewels gospel group
sponsored by Jim & Jeannie
Purvis in Veteran’s Park
7:00 pm Hobo Entertainment at the
Hobo Jungle
8:00 pm Family concert featuring
Nashville based country band,
The Red Head Express in
Veterans Park - sponsored by
The Britt Hobo Days Association
and Pritchard Family Auto Stores
Sunday, Aug. 9th
8:00 am Classic Car, Truck, Motorcycle,
and Tractor Show on Main Street
until 4:00 pm
8:00 am Craft Show at City Park
until 4:00 pm
8:00 am Cheerleader’s Omelet Breakfast
at the Municipal Building until
1:00 pm
1:00 pm The Kraft Brothers Band at City
Park playing off and on until
4:00 pm
1:30 pm Historical Society’s Homemade
Pie & Ice Cream Social until
4:00 pm at the Municipal Building


Hobo Week Museum Hours:
Mon - Thurs: 10:00 - 5:00 pm
Fri & Sat: 10:00 - 8:00 pm
Sun: 9:00 - 4:00 pm

Be sure to Find us on Facebook:
Britt Hobo Days

www.britthobodays.com
www.hobo.com