• Tomato Juice Cheers in 1875
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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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Wine and Dessert Soirée

Friday, August 16 • 8pm • $48
Friday, October 18 • 8pm • $48
Friday, January 17 • 8pm • $54
Friday, February 14 • 8pm • $54 
Friday, March 6 • 8pm • $54
West Baden Springs Hotel • Atrium
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

Wine & Canvas

Wine Glass in front of a colorful band of paint

Saturday, August 17 • 4pm • $60
Saturday, January 25 • 4pm • $75
Saturday, February 15 • 4pm • $75
Saturday, March 14 • 4pm • $75
West Baden Springs Hotel
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. 

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 November 6.

 

If booking for next year, please note the 2020 pricing for Afternoon Tour & Tea:

$46 adults • $27 children 12 and younger

Afternoon Tea

Pouring tea

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
Excludes October 26, November 2 & 9, December 13 and March 28.
The August 17 Afternoon Tea will take place in Cafe Sinclair's.

 

If booking for next year, please note the 2020 pricing for Afternoon Tea:
$34 adults • $15 children 12 and younger

A Sunset Dinner

Sundays • 5:30pm & 8pm
The Mansion at Pete Dye • $75
Reservations are required 24 hours in advance: (812) 936-5579

 

Sunday evening is the perfect time to sit back, relax and enjoy life. The Mansion at Pete Dye provides the ideal setting, combining a sumptuous meal with a spectacular view. Enjoy a Sunset Dinner all summer long, featuring appetizers (shrimp cocktail or BLT deviled eggs), a main course choice of applewood bacon-wrapped filet mignon or sea bass with lemon caper crème sauce, roasted red skin potatoes, asparagus and a chef’s choice dessert.

 

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Seating is inside only and reservations must be made 24 hours in advance for 2-24 people. Contact the West Baden concierge at (812) 936-5579 for reservations.

Price does not include tax or gratuity.

Labor Day Cookout

Labor Day Cookout

Saturday, August 31 • Noon - 4pm
Sunday, September 1 • 11am - 3pm
West Baden Springs Hotel • Pool 
$18 • Open to all guests

 

Whether you like a casual outdoor get-together or a quieter function indoors, West Baden Springs Hotel has something for everyone to enjoy over Labor Day weekend. On Saturday and Sunday, we’re grilling up some food and fun with cookouts both afternoons with a DJ keeping the tunes going and a bar open until 5:30pm as well. Cookout menu features your choice of hamburger, bratwurst, BBQ pulled pork or grilled chicken; a choice of one side (potato salad, coleslaw, chips or fruit cup) and one non-alcoholic drink. Or, join us indoors for live music in the evenings with light jazz or pop in the atrium and the Late Night Jazz Club in the library.

French Lick Springs Hotel Thanksgiving Dinner

Thanksgiving Turkey

Thursday, November 28 • 11am - 5pm
​Event Center • Hoosier Ballroom
$48 Adults • $20 Children 5-12 • Free for children 4 and younger 
Reservations Required • (888) 936-9360

Reserve a table for a Thanksgiving feast in the Hoosier Ballroom from 11am - 5pm complete with carved turkey, prime rib, baked ham and a plethora of irresistible sides and desserts.

 

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Wine Pairings

Three glasses of various wines

Friday, September 13 • 8pm
Friday, October 4 • 8pm
Friday, December 6 • 8pm
Friday, January 10 • 8pm

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

Mixology Class - A History of Cocktails

Selection of Cocktails

Sunday, September 15 • 5pm • $45
Sunday, January 12 • 5pm • $42
Sunday, January 26 • 5pm • $42
Sunday, February 9 • 5pm • $42
Sunday, February 23 • 5pm • $42
Sunday, March 8 • 5pm • $42
Sunday, March 22 • 5pm • $42
West Baden Springs Hotel
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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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

Craft Beer Experience

Craft beer bottles sitting on a table

Friday, September 27 • 8pm
West Baden Springs Hotel • $58
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 Experience. Raise a glass with friends or plan a fun date night while sampling a medley of five craft beers under the dome at West Baden Springs Hotel. Gastropub-themed hors d’oeuvres will be served alongside the 3-ounce tasting portions.


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$58 (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

Bourbon & Bites

Plate of food with bourbon pairing

Friday, November 22 • 8pm
Friday, February 21 • 8pm
West Baden Springs Hotel • Atrium • $70
​Reservations required: (812) 936-5579

 

Bourbon & Bites is an experience that goes down smooth. Sample five 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

Cake Decorating

Ladies icing cakes

Tuesdays in January, February & March • 2pm
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!

 

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Excludes: March 3 and March 24

Pour a Glass, Paint a Glass

Glass Painting

Saturday, January 11 • 4pm
West Baden Springs Hotel • $75
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

12th Annual Chocolate Festival

Chocolate Festival

Saturday, February 8 • 1pm - 4pm

​French Lick Springs Hotel • Hoosier Ballroom

 

Save the date in February 2020 for our sweetest annual event. At our 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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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

New Year's Eve at West Baden Springs Hotel

Masquerade mask with confetti

Royal Masquerade New Year’s Celebration

Tuesday, December 31 • 7:30pm

West Baden Springs Hotel • Atrium

 

The arrival of 2020 calls for a party to remember. Be part of it at the Royal Masquerade New Year’s Eve celebration in the iconic West Baden Springs Hotel atrium. We’ll start the black-tie gala with hors d’oeuvres and cocktails, followed by an elegant dinner with wine service. Sarah Stivers and her orchestra will keep the party going with live musical entertainment, followed by a midnight Champagne toast to ring in the new year in style.

 

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

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
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.