The “Welcome to Mikkeli” – rag rug is on Hallituskatu on the uphill next to the railway station of Mikkeli. The children and some little older people painted the rag rug in July 2020. The painting event was arranged by Mikke ry. (“Development association of Mikkeli city center”). The rag rug is 105 meters long and was the longest rag rug painted on the street in Finland when completed.