Whether it’s painting, video games, crafts or board games, KidsFest is the go-to place for kids! Our activities department has all kinds exciting and interactive events and activities planned that your kids are guaranteed to love. Our mission is to create unique memories for you and your family that will last a lifetime. In an effort to offer a variety of experiences for all our guests, at any point in the year, we change up the activities and events offered with the changing of the seasons!
All activities are supervised by our trained activities attendants and have been developed to ensure that kids have a fun-filled experience during your staff with us here at the resort.
• KidsFest is open to guests of the French Lick Resort and French Lick Villas.
• Children ages 6-12 can utilize our drop off services.
• All children older or younger must be accompanied by an adult.
• Drop off services are up to 4 hours at a time.
• Parents must register their children and sign a release form.
• A photo ID is required at the time of pick up.
• Pricing for drop off services are as follows:
One child - $15 for up to 4 hours
Each additional child/sibling - $10/child for up to 4 hours.
• There is no fee for children with an accompanying parent/guardian.
Experience all of our KidsFest activities and MORE with our KidsPlus Pass! (available at the French Lick Front Desk)
For $35, kids receive the follow benefits with their pass:
• Unlimited KidsFest Activities, including KidsFest’s Child Drop Off Services Drop Offs for ages 6-12 ONLY, Maximum of 4 hours at a time
• Unlimited Bowling with Shoe Rental at Pluto's Alley Monday-Thursday: All Day Access Friday- Sunday: 2pm-5pm (all other times based on availability)
• 1 Slice of Pizza and Fountain Drink from Pluto’s Alley
• 1 Small Ice Cream from The French Lick Mercantile Co. • 1 Youth Admission to the French Lick/West Baden Museum Open Tues-Sat • 10am-4pm
50 Days of Lights Children's Activities
Friday, November 18 – Sunday, December 18
Get the family ready for a festive weekend as we kick off the season with 50 Days of Lights. Kids will love decorating Christmas cookies, hearing a holiday story from Mrs. Clause, building their very own toy, catching a special movie and getting their picture taken with Santa. The entire family will enjoy sipping hot chocolate and watching as the resort holds two amazing Christmas tree lighting ceremonies. And check out the huge gingerbread house at French Lick Springs Hotel.
Monday, December 26 – Tuesday, February 28
Daily • 10am - 8pm
Winter break brings a treasure-trove of amazing activities for kids. Children can create a toy, learn to tie-dye or decorate a picture frame at WinterFest. Have an up-and-coming little performer? They’ll be a star in the talent show. Kids can burn off that extra “indoor energy” in the bouncy house, at a “Fitness Frenzy,” or by taking part in our indoor snowball fight. Wind down a perfect Winterfest day with movie and popcorn.
Saturday, December 31 • 6pm - 12:30am • $35 per person
French Lick Hotel • Clifton Ballroom
Activities for age groups 6-12 and 13-17
Light Up The Night is over six hours of supervised FUN to celebrate the arrival of 2017! There will be games and contests for your chance to win one-of-a-kind prizes! Then work up an appetite with our dance party! Pizza, drinks and snacks provided. End the evening ringing in the new year as we count down while watching the ball drop, LIVE!