Indiana County Tourist Bureau
The mission of the Indiana County Tourist Bureau is to enhance the economic and environmental well-being of Indiana County and its citizens through the promotion of comprehensive tourism marketing.
Tourism marketing in Indiana County means an extensive network of partnerships and cooperatives working to attract visitors from all over the country and the world.
The tourism industry employs nearly 2,000 Indiana County residents and is a multi-million dollar contibutor to Indiana County’s economy. Specific efforts are made to attract visitors from the various tourism markets, including motorcoach, sports, leisure, meetings and conventions, education, associations, and corporate groups.
Partnership is Key
The Indiana County Tourist Bureau partners with various local, regional and state agencies, and is a national player in the tourism industry. Visitors from all 50 states, Canada and Europe visit www.VisitIndianaCountyPA.org on a regular basis.
Forging strong partnerships with surrounding neighboring counties, such as Butler, Lawrence and Armstrong counties, as well as the Pittsburgh metropolitan area, contributes to creating a strong regional presence and brings bottom line dollars to the market. Working in conjunction with the Pennsylvania State Tourism Office on various programs allows the Tourist Bureau to be known both nationally and internationally.
The Tourist Bureau offers memberships to businesses, restaurants, non-profit groups, clubs, organizations and one-time event groups, as well as individuals. One of the key benefits as a member of the Tourist Bureau is the partnering and networking that occurs at many local events. In addition, members can post their event or activity, free of charge, on the Tourist Bureau’s online calendar of events. The office also provides maps, brochures and community services information.
The Tourist Bureau provides information and resources about the County and region, their members, and area attractions. Whether you are looking for a place to stay while visiting the area, planning to bring your convention or sports tournament to the region, seeking a great place to dine, unique places to shop, or just want to explore the region, Indiana County Tourist Bureau has what you're looking for.