KidsFest

Family Fun Daily!

 

Whether it’s crafts, video games, movies or board games, KidsFest is the go-to hangout for kids! Our activities department provides a range of exciting and interactive events and activities to give children a fun-filled experience during your stay at French Lick Resort.

 

All activities are supervised by our trained activities attendants, and to offer a variety of experiences for all our guests, we switch up the lineup of activities and events with the changing of the seasons. For more information about KidsFest activities, stop by the KidsFest information station located in the French Lick Springs Hotel indoor pool.

 

 

KidsFest Information

 

Hours of Operation:
 

January - February
Sunday - Thursday • Closed
Friday & Saturday • 10am - 6pm

Daily Session 1: 10am - 1:30pm

Daily Session 2: 2:30pm - 6pm 

 

Come and be part of the KidsFest crew! KidsFest is for children of all ages, and our drop-off services for kids age 6-12 are open to overnight guests of French Lick and West Baden Springs Hotels as well as the French Lick Villas. Ready to join the fun? Learn more about KidsFest in our FAQs section listed below.

 

FAQ

KidsPlus Pass

A KidsPlus Pass is your child’s ticket to receiving VIP treatment all throughout French Lick Resort! Included in each KidsPlus Pass are six hours of fun and activities per day at KidsFest plus other amenities like bowling, food and FootGolf. A KidsPlus Pass is $65 and can be purchased at the KidsFest Lodge and the KidsFest information station located in the French Lick Springs Hotel indoor pool. Click below to see all the treasures you can unlock with a KidsPlus pass.

KidsPlus passes include:

• Up to 2 free drop-off sessions per day at KidsFest. 
   Drop-offs for ages 6-12 only; reservations can be made by calling (812) 936-5553
• 1 premium craft band
• Unlimited 1-hour bowling sessions at Pluto’s Alley, shoe rental included
   Monday-Thursday: all-day access
   Friday-Sunday: 2pm-5pm (all other times based on availability)

• 1 slice of pizza and 1 fountain drink from Pluto’s Alley
• 1 small ice cream from The French Lick Mercantile Co.
• 1 round of FootGolf at Valley Links Golf Course. 
   Spring, summer and fall only. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Golf cart fee not included.
• 1 youth admission to the French Lick/West Baden Museum. 
   Open Tuesday-Saturday • 10am-4pm

Junior Valentine’s Soirée   

Friday, February 7
Event Center • Taggart Room
Drop-offs between 5:30 and 7pm • Pick-ups no later than 11pm
For children age 6-12 only
$30 per child • $45 for 2 children • $60 for 3 children

 

While you enjoy date night at Ooh La Love: A Valentine’s Soirée, drop off your little ones at our Junior Valentine’s Soirée. Kids age 6-12 can enjoy a themed movie, popcorn, crafts and games in a supervised setting. Pre-register by calling (812) 936-5553 or by visiting the KidsFest Lodge in person. Registrations will also be accepted the day of the event in the Taggart Room. Make all payments the day of the event.
 

Chocolate Festival for Kids

Saturday, February 8
Event Center • Taggart Room
Drop-offs between 10:30am and 1:30pm • Pick-ups no later than 4:30pm
For children age 6-12 only
$40 per child • $65 for 2 children • $90 for 3 children

 

As you savor and sample all the goodies at our Chocolate Festival, let your kids experience a chocolate celebration of their own. They’ll enjoy a chocolate-inspired movie, snacks, activities and chocolate-themed games in a supervised setting. Pre-register by calling (812) 936-5553 or by visiting the KidsFest Lodge in person. Registrations will also be accepted the day of the event in the Taggart Room. Make all payments the day of the event.

Slam Dunk Spring Break

The words slam dunk spring break and a basketball on a yellow background

March 6 - April 5

 

Slam Dunk Scavenger Hunt

Daily ● 11am – 7pm

KidsFest Lodge

Grab your clue sheet and start creating your bracket! Find the teams hiding throughout the resort and bring your completed clue sheet back to the KidsFest Lodge to claim your prize!

 

Chalk Walk

Monday, Wednesday, Friday, & Sunday ● Noon – 1pm

KidsFest Lodge

Come take a time out from the more physical activities and put your creative side to the test!

 

Family Tie Dye Frenzy– Bandanas 

Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday ● 1pm – 3pm

KidsFest Lodge

Come tie-dye your very own bandana and compare with your friends! This event cost $5.

 

Free Throw Contest

Daily ● 4pm – 5pm

KidsFest Lodge

Step up to the line and test your skills in this free throw competition! Go head to head with your friends and family to see how many free throws you can sink!

 

Musical Basketball (Chairs)

Monday & Wednesday ● 6pm – 7pm

KidsFest Lodge

Get your head in the game for a round of musical basketball chairs!

 

Cosmic Swim Party

Friday & Saturday ● 6pm – 10pm

French Lick Springs Hotel • Indoor Pool

Join us for rockin’ jams, fun games and a chance to win free prizes! 

 

Basketball Cookie Decorating

Wednesday & Saturday ● 7pm – 8pm

French Lick Springs Hotel • Habig Room

Draw up your very own play on a cookie during cookie decorating!

 

Movie Madness

Wednesday & Saturday ● 8pm

French Lick Springs Hotel • Habig Room

Head to the Kidsfest Lodge or the Kidsfest Information Station, located in the French Lick Indoor Pool, for a list of featured movies!