• Spring Break at French Lick Resort 2023

Spring Fling

Activities run March 10 - April 9


Find lots of kid-friendly fun at the Activities Center throughout spring break season! The Activities Center building is located in front of French Lick Springs Hotel, near the entrance to the Event Center. 

Silly Safari Animals

Animals in a picture with the text Silly Safari Animals

Saturday, April 1

Windsor Ballroom

Show times at Noon, 1:30pm and 3pm



Silly Safaris with Amazon John offer the chance to see live animals up close in an interactive and educational experience. Featured wildlife will be armadillo, tortoise, owl, hedgehog and raccoon, plus animals you may have never seen like the kinkajou and coatimundi. Each one-hour show will have a meet-and-greet session with the animals afterward.

Face Painting 

Face Paint

Saturdays, March 25 & April 1  

Noon - 4pm

Activities Center



Show off your personality with something silly, scary, sporty or creative — whatever you have in mind! Stop by to have your face painted, and even get a balloon animal to take with you.

Chalk Walk

The words Chalk Walk in different colors against a blackboard background

Fridays & Saturdays • Noon - 4pm

Activities Center 



Leave your mark on the resort and show off your creative side! Help us transform our sidewalk into your own work of art. (Weather permitting)

Cookies and Canvas 

Cookie and Canvas

Saturday, April 8

West Baden Springs Hotel • Caddy Sinclair Room
$45 per person (age 5 and 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. This activity is recommended for children 5 years and older accompanied by an adult.

More Info

  • Price is per person, not including tax and gratuity.
  • Booking ahead is recommended for this event as capacity may be limited. This event may be canceled if minimum participation is not met.
  • Management reserves the right to cancel or modify all promotions and events without notice.

Safari Bingo

Mondays and Wednesdays

11am - 1pm

Activities Center



Fridays and Saturdays • 7:30pm - 8pm

French Lick Springs Hotel • Monon Room



Play a few rounds of Safari Bingo with family and friends for a chance at winning a cool prize.


Tuesdays, Fridays & Saturdays 

6pm - 7:30pm

Activities Center • $1 per kit (makes 1 s'more)


How 'bout a sweet treat to end the day? Stop by and make s'mores around the fire pit, roasted to perfection just the way you like it.

Drive-In Movie

The words Drive In Movie on a marquee

Fridays & Saturdays • 8pm

French Lick Springs Hotel • Monon Room

Complimentary or $10 drop-off option


Bring the whole crew for a family-friendly flick. Arrive a little early and play a round of bingo at 7:30 before the movie. Complimentary popcorn will be served during the movie. Here's a list of what's showing:

Fridays: Dolittle (PG)

Saturdays: The Lion King (G)

April 7: The Chronicles of Narnia (PG)
April 8: The Jungle Book (G)

Bike/Surrey Rental

Picture of a family pushing bicycles on a sidewalk

Daily • 10am - 8pm

Activities Center


Get some fresh air and hop on a bike or in a surrey. The bike/surrey route starts at French Lick Hotel and continues across the property over to West Baden Hotel and back. Take your time and meander along the route to take in all the historic details of our resort grounds, including the original trolley on the tracks. The trolley dates back to 1903 when the roads were dirt with horse-drawn carriages. Last bike rentals go out one hour before closing time.

Kid’s Craft Time

Colorful words Kids Craft Time on a colorful backgroun

Daily • 10am - 8pm

Activities Center

$5-$20 for premium crafts


Come join the fun at the Activities Center! Kids can enjoy creating crafts and exploring more fun and games. Complimentary activities include safari puppets and masks, coloring, puzzles, board games, finger painting and more. Also choose from our premium crafts: tie-dye, stuffed buddies, ceramics, sand art and more. Don't forget to ask about tie-dying a special Spring Break shirt.

Spring Fling Picture Memories 

Spring version of the Family Picture Memories image

Daily • 10am - 8pm 
Activities Center


Bring your cameras! Take a family picture in our themed background to create a lasting memory of your time spent at French Lick Resort. March selfie background theme is The Jungle Jeep.

Giraffe Selfie Hunt

Daily • 10am - 8pm

Activities Center



Pick up your selfie guide at the Activities Center, embark on a quest to find all the giraffes in our jungle, and snap a selfie with each giraffe for great memories. Be sure to check out more giraffe activities available in the Activities Center.

Jungle Safari Scavenger Hunt

Daily • 10am - 8pm

Activities Center


Grab your binoculars and safari hat, along with your clue sheet at the Activities Center, and set out on your safari to find jungle animals hidden throughout French Lick Springs Hotel. Complete your safari and return to the Activities Center to claim your prize. Be sure to also check out the jungle safari activities available in the Activities Center.

Children's Drop-Off Services

Painting Ceramics

Daily • Noon - 4pm

Activities Center 

3-hour session • $40
4-hour session • $50


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 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.

Craft Kits

Colorful words Craft Kits on a background of hobby tools

Daily • $16

French Lick Springs Hotel • Signature Shop

West Baden Springs Hotel • West Baden Mercantile Company


The fun doesn't have to stop when your visit is over. Grab a take-home craft kit for the kids and let them create their very own stuffed buddy.