Swayzee, Indiana: Garfield the Cat, Basketball KingOne of 11 Garfield statues, depicting him in various hilarious poses, spread around Grant County. The town of Faimount, 15 miles away, is the birthplace of Garfield creator Jim Davis.
- S. Washington St., Swayzee, IN
- On the east side of Hwy 13/S. Washington St., in the little Swayzee Alumni Park, only a couple of blocks south of CR 300/Lyons St.
Visitor Tips and News About Garfield the Cat, Basketball King
There are now 11 statues of Garfield the Cat throughout Grant County. The Grant County web site (showmegrantcounty.com) has a trail map of where they are all located.[David, 05/01/2012]
Grant County is home to the town of Fairmount, birthplace of Garfield's creator Jim Davis, a cartoonist with the juice to spread his zany cat legacy many miles from home.