• 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.

 

Event Calendar     Special Events     Holidays

 

Breakfast with Santa

Santa and little girl

Saturdays, December 1 - 22 • 9:30am – 10:30am
French Lick Springs Hotel • The Grand Colonnade

 

Enjoy breakfast with a side of Santa! Catch the jolly guy himself mingling with guests at The Grand Colonnade, and maybe even snap a quick picture with Santa as he makes his morning rounds.

Story Time and Cookie Decorating with Mrs. Claus

Story time with Mrs Claus

Fridays & Saturdays through December 22  • 6:30pm – 8pm
French Lick Springs Hotel • The Grand Colonnade

 

Children can spend time with Mrs. Claus, enjoy a holiday story and help with Christmas cookie decorating. Be sure to mark this complimentary event on your holiday to-do list.

Afternoon Tour & Tea

three panel image of historical tours and a mother daughter tea

Wednesdays • 12:30pm tour/2pm tea & 1:30pm tour/3pm tea
West Baden Springs Hotel • Atrium
$38 Adults • $29 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.

 

 

 

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Excludes October 31, 2018 and April 3, 2019

Afternoon Tea

Pouring tea

Holiday Schedule: Sundays in December • 1pm – 3pm 
2019 Schedule: Saturdays • 2pm - 4pm
West Baden Springs Hotel • Atrium
$28 per person • $15 for 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

Christmas Dinner in Sinclair's

Friday, December 21 – Tuesday, December 25
$75 per person • West Baden Springs Hotel • Sinclair's
Reservations Suggested: (812) 936-5579

 

Enjoy the festive elegance of Sinclair’s Restaurant at West Baden Springs Hotel with a sophisticated dinner to celebrate the holiday. On December 24 and 25, revel in live, charming harp music during your meal. 

 

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Price is per person, not including tax and gratuity

New Year's Eve at West Baden Springs Hotel

Top Hats and Tails: A Black Tie Affair

Top Hats and Tails: A Black Tie Affair
Monday, December 31 • 7:30pm
West Baden Springs Hotel • Atrium

 

Ring in 2019 in style under the dome at the New Year’s Eve celebration at West Baden Springs Hotel. Start off the gala dinner with hors d’oeuvres and cocktails, then sit down to an elegant dinner in West Baden’s iconic atrium. The black-tie party doesn’t end there — music through the decades courtesy of Sarah Stivers and her orchestra will keep you swinging and swaying all the way up to a Champagne toast at midnight.

 

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Formal Attire Required (Ladies: formal dress, cocktail dress or dressy evening separates. Gentlemen: Dark suit and tie or tuxedo.)

New Year's Eve at French Lick Springs Hotel

Nashville Lights Big City Nights

Nashville Lights: Big City Nights

Monday, December 31 • French Lick Springs Hotel
Dinner • Seating times begin at 7pm • Hoosier Ballroom
Party • 9pm - 1am • Windsor Ballroom

 

We’re fixin’ to commemorate New Year’s Eve with a dash of Southern charm at the Nashville Lights: Big City Nights celebration at French Lick Springs Hotel. Sit down to a delicious dinner with an upscale country spin, then hit the dance floor as the country music nightlife after-dinner party goes all the way until 1am. A Champagne toast and balloon drop at midnight, plus a few other entertainment surprises, will be the perfect way to kick off 2019.

 

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Mixology Class - A History of Cocktails

Selection of Cocktails

Sunday, December 16 • 5pm
Sunday, January 6 & 20 • 5pm
Sunday, February 17 & 24 • 5pm
Sunday, March 3 & 17 • 5pm
Sunday, April 14 & 28 • 5pm

West Baden Springs Hotel
$45 per person • Reservations required. (812) 936-5579

 

Shake things up and get a spirited education about the history of the cocktail while our West Baden mixologist provides demos and samples of signature drinks. Light hors d’oeuvres will be served.

 

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Must be 21 with a valid ID to participate.

Wine and Dessert Soirée

Friday, December 14 • 8pm
Friday, January 25 • 8pm
Friday, February 15 • 8pm
Friday, March 22 • 8pm
Friday, April 19 • 8pm
Friday, May 3 • 8pm
Friday, June 21 • 8pm
West Baden Springs Hotel • Atrium
$44 • Reservations required.
(812) 936-5579

 

Enjoy the ultimate expression of West Baden Springs Hotel - the luxury of Europe with the warmth of home. Decadent desserts made in-house and 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

Wine Pairings

Three glasses of various wines

Friday, December 28 • 8pm 
Friday, January 11 • 8pm
Friday, February 22 • 8pm
Friday, March 8 • 8pm
Friday, April 5 • 8pm
Friday, May 24 • 8pm
Friday, June 7 • 8pm

West Baden Springs Hotel • Atrium 
$58 • 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

Pour a Glass, Paint a Glass

Glass Painting

Saturday, January 12 • 4pm
Friday, March 15 • 4pm
West Baden Springs Hotel
$60 per person • Reservations required. (812) 936-5579
 

Have a glass or two with us, then have your own customized glass to take with you. A seasoned artist will guide you through basic tips and tricks for painting wine glasses. After adding your own touch of class to your glass, you’ll have it as a keepsake to cheers with for years to come.

 

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

Cake Decorating

putting frosting on a cake

Tuesdays, January 8 – April 30 • 2pm
West Baden Springs Hotel
$20 for adults • $10 for children 12 and younger
Reservations required:  (812) 936-5579

 

Get a taste of some sweet ideas and join our pastry team as they teach you tricks, tips and techniques on cake decorating. Learn about basic flat icing and borders for cakes, the different piping tips that create unique designs and borders, and find out how to make the perfect lettering for your next cake.

 

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Excludes March 26 and April 2 when cupcake decorating will take place.

French Lick Kitchen Live

Kitchen Live

Saturday, January 12 • 1:30pm 
Saturday, January 26 • 1:30pm 
Saturday, February 2 • 1:30pm 
Saturday, February 16 • 1:30pm
Saturday, March 2 • 1:30pm 

French Lick Springs Hotel • The Grand Colonnade Restaurant • $15

 

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. We’ve got every course covered, from appetizers to entrees to desserts. You can sample each creation as well, so pull up a seat and enjoy the show!

 

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11th Annual Chocolate Festival

Chocolate Festival

Saturday, February 9 • 1pm - 4pm

​French Lick Springs Hotel • Hoosier Ballroom

 

We’re commemorating our 11th annual Chocolate Festival with 1950s-themed flair, so cruise on in for a fab celebration of all things chocolate. Sample from 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. Three cooking shows and one mixology class are also on tap for this year’s event, with live entertainment throughout. 

 

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Wine & Canvas

Wine Glass in front of a colorful band of paint

Saturday, January 19 • 4pm
Saturday, February 16 • 4pm
Saturday, March 16 • 4pm
Saturday, April 13 • 4pm
Saturday, May 18 • 4pm


West Baden Springs Hotel
$60 • 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. 

Management reserves the right to cancel or modify all promotions and events without notice.

Bourbon & Bites

Plate of food with bourbon pairing

Saturday, February 9 • 8pm
Friday, June 14 • 8pm
West Baden Springs Hotel • Atrium
$58 • ​Reservations required. (812) 936-5579

 

Bourbon & Bites is an experience that goes down smooth. Sample select bourbons served alongside four to five hors d’oeuvres in the elegant backdrop of West Baden Springs Hotel. Bourbon tastings are served in a souvenir shot glass that is yours to keep from this satisfying evening.

 

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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 15 - Saturday, March 16
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

Mommy & Me Tea

animation of momma bird pouring tea with baby bird holding a lemon slice

Wednesday, March 27 • 2pm - 4pm
Wednesday, April 3 • 2pm - 4pm
West Baden Springs Hotel • Atrium
$28 Adults • $15 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.

 

 

 

 

Cupcake Decorating

adding icing to cupcakes

Tuesday, April 2 • 2pm
West Baden Springs Hotel
$20 for adults • $10 for children 12 and younger
 

Bring your junior chef and join our pastry chef as they provide 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.

 

Cookies & Canvas

Painting of cookies

Saturday, March 30 • 4pm
West Baden Springs Hotel
$40 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.

 

Craft Beer Experience

Craft beer bottles sitting on a table

Saturday, April 27 • 7pm
West Baden Springs Hotel • $54
Space is limited. Reservations required. (812) 936-5579

 

Unique tastes are best enjoyed in a one-of-a-kind setting, and you can experience both at the West Baden Craft Beer Tasting. Relax on the patio and sample a medley of six craft beers. Gastropub-themed hors d’oeuvres will be served alongside the 5-ounce tasting portions. Take home a memento of the experience as well, with a souvenir beer glass.

 

Take home a memento of the experience as well, with a souvenir beer glass. Space is limited, and this event was a hit last fall, so plan to book your spot soon.

 


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$54 (per person, not including tax and gratuity)
Reservations Required (812)936-5579
Beer selection may vary from what is pictured
*Must be at least 21 or older with a valid ID to participate

Cheers To Pallet Painting

paintbrush with brush strokes on pallet boards

Saturday, June 29 • 6pm
West Baden Springs Hotel
$70 per person • Reservations required. (812) 936-5579


Unwind with a few glasses of wine and unlock your artistic side as an experienced artist works with you to craft a unique creation. Hand-crafted pallets are the perfect rustic accent to any home décor, and you’ll have your own pallet to take home and display — decorated just as you like it.

 

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Cost is per person and does not include tax and gratuity

*Must be at least 21 or older to purchase package and to participate in all activities.