Children's Activities

In addition to what we have planned below, check out other amenities and events for kids of all ages throughout French Lick Resort. Visit The Stables at French Lick Resort for a horse or pony ride, or even a quick barn tour. Play golf at Valley Links Golf Course (free for kids 12 and younger), or a round of FootGolf with the family. Get on a roll in Pluto's Alley. Have Afternoon Tea with mom and dad in the West Baden Springs Hotel atrium. With pools, bike rides, hiking trails and more, there’s fun around every corner!

Activities Center

Making stuffed buddies

Daily • 10am - 6pm

French Lick Springs Hotel

 

Whether it’s crafts, movies or board games, the Activities Center is the go-to hangout for kids! Our activities department provides a range of exciting and interactive events and games to give children a fun-filled experience during your stay at French Lick Resort. Trained activities counselors supervise a variety of experiences for all our guests. The Activities Center is located just outside the entrance to the Event Center.

Kid's Craft Time

Colorful words Kids Craft Time on a colorful backgroun

Daily • 10am - 6pm 

Activities Center 

$5 - $20 per activity 

 

Get crafty and create a handmade treasure to take home! Come tie-dye, paint a portrait, build a stuffed buddy or make a sand art necklace as a souvenir of your trip to French Lick Resort. Activities are available on a first-come, first-served basis. 

Children's Drop-Off Services

Painting Ceramics

Daily • Noon – 4pm

Activities Center • $50 

For kids age 6 – 17

 

Kids can participate in table crafts, video games, movies, and board games, as well as play on the playground if weather cooperates. Parents can also purchase premium crafts or a craft card option at the time of drop-off for kids to enjoy our premium crafts during their session (tie-dye, sand art, ceramic painting, canvas painting, and more), plus any seasonal crafts or activities that are being offered.

Penguin Bingo

Saturdays • January & February

11am-1pm & 6-7pm

Activities Center

Complimentary

 

Head to the Activities Center with family and friends to play Penguin bingo for a chance at winning a cool prize.

Movie Venture

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Saturdays • 7pm

Activities Center

Complimentary or $15 drop-off option

February 4 • Snow Buddies
February 11 • Norm from the North
February 18 • Happy Feet
February 25 • Penguins of Madagascar

Polar Bear Scavenger Hunt 

Daily • January & February

10am - 6pm

Activities Center

Complimentary

 

Grab your Polar Bear paw print clue sheet at the Activities Center and start your expedition for all the Polar
Bear Paws. Complete your hunt and return to the Activities Center to claim your prize. Be sure to check out the polar bear activities available in the Activities Center.

Penguin Selfie Hunt

Daily • January & February

10am - 6pm

Activities Center

Complimentary

 

Pick up your selfie guide in the Activities Center to begin your quest of finding all the missing penguins from our penguin family. Don't forget to snap a selfie with each one to remember them by. Be sure to check out the penguin activities available in the Activities Center. 

Family Picture Memories 

Daily • January & February
Activities Center
Complimentary

 

Bring your cameras! Take a family picture in our monthly themed background set to create a lasting memory of your time spent at French Lick Resort. January's selfie background theme is Snowflakes and Icicles and February's theme is You are Beary Special!  

Historical Walking Tour 

Daily

Activities Center

Complimentary

 

This self-guided walking tour will take you to historic sites around the French Lick Springs Hotel and the West Baden Springs Hotel. Pick up your walking tour brochure at the French Lick Springs Hotel front desk or the Activities Center to learn about the hotels' rich history dating back to 1845. 

Craft Kits

Colorful words Craft Kits on a background of hobby tools

Grab a take-home craft kit for your kids and watch them enjoy their very own French Lick Resort crafts. Kits can be purchased for $16 at the Signature Shop in the Promenade of Shoppes, located on the main level of French Lick Springs Hotel, or at the West Baden Mercantile Company near the lobby of West Baden Springs Hotel.