GHW Mission Statement
Going Hog Wild in Martin County was developed to share what makes our county a great place to call home by spotlighting our businesses & organizations, featuring our local artists and honoring our pork industry through multiple concrete hog statues as an attraction for tourists, visitors and the citizens of our community.
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Martin County communities that are Going Hog Wild.
Click on each to see the businesses /organizations & their hogs.
GHW presents all the hog statues in a series of unveiling events held throughout the county. CLICK HERE to see all the events what have taken place to date.
Here you will find highlights from the "FIRST GHW UNVEILING" held on May 26th 2022
Over 300 people attended this one-of-a-kind event held in downtown Fairmont MN. Master of Ceremonies Blake Potthoff from the Fairmont Opera House introduce each of the 35 hog sculptures, their sponsors & artists. Martin County Pork Producers' famous "Pork Chops on a Stick" were served. Kids Just Want to Have Fun a Project 1590's project team made available lemonade, water & chips. To add to the unveiling event Steve from Seifried Portrait Design caught all the action through his photo lens. Minuteman Press - Fairmont donated masks of a piglet for the kids and live music was provided by Fairmont High School students/trumpeters Ben Moeller & Hudson Laven.
To learn more about the GHW Unveiling click on this flyer and see who were the event sponsors, what media outlets attended & or covered the event and photos taken before, during & after the unveiling.
Johnnie from Cabin Chat Weekly explore the painted pigs!🐷
at the GHW Unveiling
Shelly Speedling from SVJ Creative Designs in Kellogg MN takes us on tour after the unveiling of Going Hog Wild in Martin County MN.