Going Hog Wild in Welcome

Do to the generosity of the city of Welcome their businesses & organizations GHW is proud to present 3 hog statues.

 

The Village of Welcome, geographically located in the center of Martin County was incorporated in 1890. Originally known as Lily Creek for the creek that still flows to the north, the name was later changed to Welcome in honor of Alfred M. Welcome, an Englishman who homesteaded in Manyaska Township after the Civil War.

Welcome is located in southern Minnesota just off Interstate 90, Exit 93, then head south on State Hwy 263.You will not miss us.


Here you will find the Welcome hogs and their sponsors click on each to learn more about them. 

Be sure and check back to see the additional hog statues that will be moving to Welcome in phase two of GHW. The following businesses & organizations are already scheduled to receive a hog fall of 2022.

  1. Parks of Minnesota (Title Sponsor)

  2. Easy Automation

  3. Welcome State Bank