Aug 10

Annual National Hobo Convention

By: Austin Vaught — austinv@977thebolt.com

Humboldt, Iowa — Britt, Iowa will be having their 117th Annual National Hobo Convention August 10th through the 13th.

The carnival will be taking place on Main Street on Friday, August 11th starting at 11 am.

Topping of Friday will be filled with a live family concert featuring Redhead Express, an incredible string quartet wither powerful vocals in Veterans Park.

Saturday being the busiest day of all will be having the parade at 10 am with the Grand Marshal Linda Sanger, and then free mulligan stew at City Park.

Ending the festivities on Sunday will be with a classic car, truck, motorcycle and tractor show on Main Street until 4 pm.

For more information and to see the full event schedule go to www.britthobodays.com.