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 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

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