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Gibson is for Gearheads – Part 2

by Janice Barniak, contributor If dad is a Gearhead, consider a Gibson County weekend as a Father’s Day gift this year. Take dad to the 6 p.m. Sunday, June 6 race at Tri State Speedway for USAC Indiana Midget Week/MSCS Sprints with a $2000 prize sure to bring in the best races for the midgets… Read more »

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Gibson is for Gearheads

by Janice Barniak, contributor If it revs, if it vrooms, if it occasionally goes boom, Gibson County celebrates it all summer with car shows, tractor pulls, motocross, ATV rides, demo derby and of course racing at Tri-State Speedway. We say around here that Gibson County is for gearheads — not only is Toyota the largest… Read more »

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Fairs, Flannel and Funnel Cakes, Oh My!

by Janice Barniak, contributor Celebrate the Fall-idays in Gibson County Christmas and Thanksgiving can be stress and work, so in Gibson County families like to celebrate what I call the “fall-idays” through October—there are flannels, hay bales, and inevitably someone sipping pumpkin spice or cider.  Don’t think of it as “basic” so much as back-to-the-basics. … Read more »

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Par for the course: Gibson County Draws Disc Golfers Worldwide

by Janice Barniak, contributor Disc golf is fast becoming a popular and enjoyable outdoor activity for all ages and skill levels. Over the past few years, three courses have been developed in Gibson County with the help and expertise of the Dads Fore Disc Golf organization. Two of Gibson County’s disc golf courses will host… Read more »

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Fresh from the Farm, Discover Gibson County’s Summer Bounty!

by Jancey Smith, contributor While the “Farm to Table” concept has become popular in cities, in Gibson County, grabbing goodies out of the garden goes on daily throughout the summer. When traveling the county, you’ll also find family-owned produce stands that offer the freshest local foods. Traveling north from the south of the county, just… Read more »

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Exploring the Country Roads of Gibson County

In the heart of Southern Indiana lies several charming small towns with an abundance of character and history. Take a step off the beaten path, explore the scenic countryside and discover your weekend getaway in Gibson County.

Home to Indiana’s largest barn quilt trail and peaceful outdoor experiences, Gibson County offers travelers a unique and relaxing experience in a beautiful part of Southern Indiana.

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