Sparta, Wisconsin: Giant Spartan

The hometown of F.A.S.T., a creator of giant fiberglass statues, is dotted with samples of its handiwork, including a big Spartan outside the high school and a big pheasant outside a car dealership.

Address:
506 N. Black River St., Sparta, WI
Directions:
The large, full-color Spartan is on the north side of town, on the west side of Hwy 27/N. Black River St., outside Sparta High School. The big pheasant is at Dealer Direct Auto, at the corner of Wisconsin and Court Sts.
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Pheasant statue.

Giant Spartan

It is no surprise there is an abundance of fiberglass in this town [where F.A.S.T. is based]. There is a pheasant in the lot of Dealer Direct Auto in Sparta. There is a Spartan at the school at Wisconsin and Montgomery St. Most likely not fiberglass, but statue in the park near the school on Montgomery St. "The Zone" has three sports balls on top of the entrance on the way out to F.A.S.T. Just before reaching F.A.S.T. we spotted an eagle on a globe.

[Holly Diestler, 08/19/2008]

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