Britt is located 25 miles west of Interstate 35 and the Mason City Airport, served by the Canadian Pacific Railroad Link and is a day or less drive from Des Moines, Minneapolis/St Paul, Chicago, Kansas City, Milwaukee, Omaha or St Louis.

Britt is nationally recognized for the National Hobo Convention that is held the 2nd weekend of August every year.  On a number of occasions, Britt has been featured as a place to visit in Iowa because of the long tradition of our Hobos', the Hobo Museum, and the Hobo Jungle.  Hobo's are not our only attraction! The City of Britt is proud of the many attractions and activities that take place throughout the year.

Other events and attractions in the City of Britt include:

Britt Country Club
Britt Aquatic Center
Britt Public Library
Draft Horse Show
Hancock County Fair
Hancock County Speedway
National Hobo Convention

Armstrong House
Veterans Memorial Park

The City of Britt and the Britt Chamber of Commerce also host a number of events and activities to engage the community members and businesses.  Check the events calendar regularly to see what is going on in our great City of Britt.
Britt is fortunate to be home to great healthcare facilities which include:

The Summit House Assisted Living

The Summit House Assisted Living