• Tomato Juice Cheers in 1875
  • Group Dining at the Power Plant

 

Taste, Sip & Savor

 

Enjoying food and drinks with friends and family is one of life’s simple pleasures that creates a special type of camaraderie. Sip and savor those memories at French Lick Resort. Here you’ll find a palette of food and drink events to please any palate: interactive wine and cocktail events, casual eats at the food truck, and elegant events under the West Baden Springs Hotel dome. Whatever your taste, an experience awaits.

 

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Afternoon Tea & Tour

three panel image of historical tours and a mother daughter tea

Wednesdays • 12:30pm tour/2pm tea & 1:30pm tour/3pm tea

(No event January 22, 29, March 25 & April 1)

West Baden Springs Hotel • Atrium
$46 adults • $27 children ages 5-12
Reservations required: (812) 936-5579

 

Embark on a 70-minute historical tour of West Baden Springs Hotel. You’ll be fascinated with the rich and entertaining legends and stories that are a part of the history of this elegant turn-of-the-century hotel. Then refresh yourself with a proper afternoon tea in the atrium featuring finger sandwiches, petit fours and scones served with a tasteful selection of gourmet teas.

 

Afternoon Tea

Pouring tea

Saturdays • 2pm - 4pm

(No event January 25 and February 1)
West Baden Springs Hotel • Atrium
$34 adults • $15 children 12 and younger
Reservations required: (812) 936-5579

 

Savor an elegant experience by sitting down to a proper afternoon tea. Enjoy finger sandwiches, scones and petit fours, and choose from a selection of gourmet teas. With the soothing sounds of live harp, cello or flute music accompanying tea, this is the ideal way to relish the ambiance of West Baden Springs Hotel.

 

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Price is per person, not including tax and gratuity
In Café Sinclair's on March 28 and May 9

Cake Decorating

Ladies icing cakes

Tuesdays January through April • 2pm
(Excludes January 21 & 28 and March 3, 24 & 31)
West Baden Springs Hotel
$30 for adults • $15 for children 12 and younger
Reservations required: (812) 936-5579

 

Join our pastry chef for a personal lesson with tricks, tips and techniques on decorating your next cake with pizzazz. We’ll provide a 6-inch cake for you to follow along with the chef, as well as all the tools and sweet extras you need to add your own decorative flair. The cake is yours to take home, show off and take a fork to it!

 

Mixology Class

Selection of Cocktails

Select Sundays • 5pm
February 9 

February 23
March 8 
March 22
April 5
April 19 
West Baden Springs Hotel • $45
Reservations required: (812) 936-5579

 

Shake things up and get a spirited education about classic and signature cocktails as our West Baden mixologist provides demos and drink samples. Light hors d’oeuvres will be served.

 

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Price is per person, not including tax and gratuity
Reservations required: (812) 936-5579
*Must be at least 21 or older with a valid ID to participate

Wine and Dessert Soirée

Select Fridays • 8pm
February 14 
March 6 
May 8
West Baden Springs Hotel • Atrium • $54
Reservations required: (812) 936-5579

 

Enjoy the ultimate expression of West Baden Springs Hotel — the luxury of Europe with the warmth of home. Savor three decadent desserts made in-house, each served with expertly paired wine varietals from around the world.

 

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Price is per person, not including tax and gratuity
Reservations required: (812) 936-5579
*Must be at least 21 or older with a valid ID to participate

French Lick Kitchen Live

Kitchen Live

Select Saturdays • 1pm

January 25: Chef Paul Owens • Braised Pork Shank with Polenta

February 1: Chef David Lee Burns • Lamb Lollipop

February 15: Chef Jack Chiu • Chicken Piccata

February 29: Chef Josh Emmons • Chateaubriand (Beef Tenderloin) with a Chocolate Demi-Glace and Whipped Garlic Rutabaga


French Lick Springs Hotel • Grand Colonnade Restaurant • Complimentary

 

Meet the faces behind the tasty plates served up at French Lick Resort. Our chefs will engage you in a live cooking demo with a different dish featured each week. Pull up a seat, sample each creation and enjoy the show!

 

Wine & Canvas

Wine Glass in front of a colorful band of paint

Select Saturdays • 4pm

February 15
March 14
April 11
May 9
West Baden Springs Hotel • $75
Reservations required: (812) 936-5579

 

Enjoy step-by-step instruction while you relax, sip and paint along with an experienced and enthusiastic artist. You will leave with a one-of-a-kind creation and a newfound talent.

 

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Must be at least 21 or older with a valid ID to participate. 

12th Annual Chocolate Festival

Chocolate Festival

Saturday, February 8 • 1pm - 4pm

​French Lick Springs Hotel • Hoosier Ballroom

 

Don't miss our sweetest annual event. At the 12th Chocolate Festival, taste and sample your way through a tempting spectrum of chocolate creations, all made in house. Our pastry team comes up with new chocolate concoctions every year, so you’re sure to experience new flavors along with traditional favorites. This year we’ll be celebrating with a French-inspired theme channeling the elegance of Paris nightlife, and in the spirit of that, Bon Appétit!

 

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Bourbon & Bites

Plate of food with bourbon pairing

Friday, February 21 • 8pm
Friday, June 19 • 8pm
West Baden Springs Hotel • Atrium • $70
​Reservations required: (812) 936-5579

 

Bourbon & Bites is an experience that goes down smooth. Sample select bourbons, paired with a tasting menu of hors d’oeuvres, in the elegant backdrop of West Baden Springs Hotel.

 

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Price is per person, not including tax and gratuity
Reservations required: (812) 936-5579
*Must be at least 21 or older with a valid ID to participate

Wine Experience Weekend

Wine Experience Weekend

Friday, March 13 - Saturday, March 14
West Baden Springs Hotel 
Reservations required: (888) 936-9360

 

Sip and swirl your way through our magnificent Wine Experience Weekend. The experience begins Friday evening with an elegant five-course dinner paired with five different types of wine, served in West Baden Springs Hotel. On Saturday, sample three more food and wine pairings in a wine education presentation, and enjoy a dynamic cooking demo with our resort chef.

 

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*Must be at least 21 or older with a valid ID to participate

Irish Whiskey Tasting

Irish Whiskey

Friday, March 20 • 8pm 
West Baden Springs Hotel • $70
Reservations required: (812) 936-5579

 

For St. Paddy’s season, it’s time to live it up with a true Irish twist. Savor select signature dishes and enjoy each paired with Tullamore D.E.W., Bushmills Black Bush and a flight of Jameson Original, Caskmates and Black Barrel.

 

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Cost is per person and does not include tax and gratuity

*Must be at least 21 or older with a valid ID to participate

Cupcake Decorating

little girl applying green icing as the leaves on a flowered cupcake

Tuesday, March 24 • 2pm
Tuesday, March 31 • 2pm
West Baden Springs Hotel
$30 for adults • $15 for children 12 and younger
Reservations required: (812) 936-5579

 

Bring your junior chef and join our pastry chef as she provides pointers on how to dress up your cupcakes. After covering basic techniques on frosting, you’ll learn about how to craft flowers from icing as well. A perfect spring break activity for you and your little one to put the icing on the cake of a special stay at the resort.

 

Mommy & Me Tea

Family clinking teacups together for a cheers in the atrium

Wednesday, March 25 • 2pm - 4pm
Wednesday, April 1 • 2pm - 4pm
West Baden Springs Hotel • Atrium
$46 Adults • $27 Children (12 and under)
Reservations required: (812) 936-5579

 

Bring your little princess or prince to be treated like royalty and introduce them to a proper tea under the atrium! Savor finger sandwiches, scones and petit fours alongside gourmet teas while children practice their manners and enjoy spending time with mom doing something new.

 

Cookies & Canvas

Painting of cookies

Thursday, March 26 • 4pm
West Baden Springs Hotel
$45 per person (ages 5 & up)
Reservations required: (812) 936-5579
 

Enjoy cookies and milk while you paint along step-by-step with instruction from an experienced and enthusiastic artist. You will leave with a one-of-a-kind creation and a newfound talent. Limited seating. This activity is recommended for children 5 years and older accompanied by an adult.

 

Wine Pairings

Three glasses of various wines

Select Fridays • 8pm

April 3
May 29
June 5

West Baden Springs Hotel • Atrium • $65
Reservations required: (812) 936-5579

 

Experience wine tasting at West Baden Springs Hotel paired with five courses of a variety of hors d'oeuvres. The event includes American and European wine presentations by our house wine expert highlighting a different imported or domestic varietal with each pairing. Our atrium is the ultimate wine tasting room!

 

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Cost is per person and does not include tax and gratuity

*Must be at least 21 or older with a valid ID to participate