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 - 5pm 

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.

Movie Venture

The words "movie" and "venture" in red and green letters on a seasonal background

Fridays & Saturdays • 7pm

Activities Center

Complimentary or $10 drop-off option


Fridays, November 25: Elf

Saturday, November 26: The Polar Express

Fridays in December • The Grinch

Saturdays in December • Disney's A Christmas Carol

(No movies Christmas Eve or New Year's Eve weekend)

Thanksgiving Scavenger Hunt

A cartoon picture of a turkey holding a magnifying glass

Daily in November

10am – 6pm

Activities Center



Looking for a fun reason to explore the French Lick Springs Hotel? Grab a scavenger hunt guide and follow the clues around the resort. Return your completed sheet to the Activities Center for a prize!

Build a Gingerbread Man Scavenger Hunt

A gingerbread man on a background of red and green sprinkles

Daily in December

10am – 6pm

Activities Center  



Looking for a fun and festive reason to explore the French Lick Springs Hotel? Grab a scavenger hunt guide and follow the clues around the resort to build your gingerbread man. Return your completed sheet to the Activities Center for a prize!


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.