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!


Spring Fling

Activities Center

Making stuffed buddies

Daily • 10am - 8pm

French Lick Springs Hotel

(812) 936-5553


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 - 8pm 

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.

Family Picture Memories 

Spring version of the Family Picture Memories image

Daily • March
Activities Center


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. March selfie background theme is The Jungle Jeep. Selfie background theme for April & May is Emerald City.


Drive-In Movie

The words Drive In Movie on a marquee

Fridays & Saturdays • 8pm

French Lick Springs Hotel • Monon Room

Complimentary or $10 drop-off option


Bring the whole crew for a family-friendly flick. Arrive a little early and play a round of bingo at 7:30 before the movie. Complimentary popcorn will be served during the movie. Here's a list of what's showing:

Fridays in March: Dolittle (PG)

Saturdays in March: The Lion King (G)

April 1: The Lion King (G)

April 7: The Chronicles of Narnia (PG)
April 8: The Jungle Book (G)

April 14: The Lion King (G)
April 15: The Chronicles of Narnia (PG)

Safari Bingo

Mondays and Wednesdays

11am - 1pm

Activites Center



Fridays and Saturdays • 7:30pm - 8pm

French Lick Springs Hotel • Monon Room



Play a few rounds of Safari Bingo with family and friends for a chance at winning a cool prize.

Chalk Walk

The words Chalk Walk in different colors against a blackboard background

Fridays and Saturdays • March
Noon - 4pm

Activities Center Sidewalk


Come take a timeout from the more physical activities and put your creative side to the test! Help us transform our sidewalk into your own work of art. (Weather permitting)

Jungle Safari Scavenger Hunt

Daily • March
10am - 8pm

Activities Center


Pick up your binoculars and safari hat, along with your safari clue sheet at the Activities Center and start your safari to find the jungle animals. Complete your safari and return to the Activities Center to claim your prize. Be sure to check out the jungle safari activities available in the Activities Center.

Giraffe Selfie Hunt

Daily • March
10am - 8pm

Activities Center



Pick up your selfie guide to go on a quest to find all the giraffes in our jungle and snap that selfie with each giraffe for great memories. Be sure to check out the giraffe activities available in the Activities Center.


Roasting Marshmallows Over a Campfire

Tuesdays, Fridays & Saturdays starting in April

6pm - 7:30pm

Activities Center • $1 per kit (makes 1 s'more)


How 'bout a sweet treat to end the day? Stop by and make s'mores around the fire pit, roasted to perfection just the way you like it.

Easter Bunny Visit

Easter Bunny

Sunday, April 9 • 10am

French Lick Springs Hotel • The Grand Colonnade Restaurant 


Easter morning breakfast comes with a very special cameo! Meet the Easter Bunny and grab a couple photos as he hops into The Grand Colonnade for a quick visit.

Yard Games

Yard Games

Daily • Complimentary
French Lick Springs Hotel Front Lawn


Head to the front lawn and enjoy a game of badminton, frisbee golf, volleyball, or cornhole.

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.