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About Gibson County

We invite you to explore Gibson County and discover Hoosier Hospitality in the heart of southwestern Indiana, conveniently located along the intersection of Interstate 64 and U.S. Highway 41. With lush agricultural landscapes, bustling commercial and industrial developments, and unique historical sites steeped in tradition, the landscape of Gibson County is as varied as the folks who call it home. Homespun festivals, one-of-a-kind restaurants, exciting recreational venues, and quaint shops await visitors stepping just a bit off the beaten path in search of entertainment, fun, relaxation, or just a delicious meal! Gibson County – The Heart of Southwestern Indiana.

Mission Statement: The mission of the Visitors and Tourism Bureau is to enrich tourism development within Gibson County through strategic planning that seeks to increase overall visitation to the area, coordinate tourism activity and stimulate a convention market, thereby encouraging economic development within the county.


  • Executive Director: Eric Heidenreich   Email me
  • Manager of Visitor Services: Kelly Scott   Email me
  • Marketing Consultant: Paula French   Email me
  • Volunteer: Paul Hammes

Gibson County Visitors & Tourism Commission:

 George Rehnquist

Mayor Bob Hurst

Stanley Madison

Beverly Knight

Ron Parke

Priscilla Genest-Magee

Abby Wallis 

 Bob Gibson (ex-officio)