Spring is Coming it’s Time for a BREAK!

Spring is quickly approaching and everyone needs a break, we are the perfect choice for a getaway with the kids. There are plenty of  activities available here in French Lick West Baden. Of course it wouldn’t hurt for Mom and Dad to take a little down time  too!


Start off your trip at Big Splash Adventure Indoor Waterpark & Hotel with over 40,000 square feet of space and a retractable roof you can’t go wrong. The excitement of jetted water slides, lagoons, and  a relaxing lost river are sure to have your kids (and the kids at heart) ready for a splash around good time!

Spring Break it Down

Spring Break it Down at KidsFest at the French Lick Resort is full of exciting entertainment; Indoor pool parties with a DJ, Pajama Jam dance parties and movie parties. KidsFest is full of plenty of activities and crafts for everyone to enjoy! Bike and Surrey Cart rentals makes getting out doors even more fun! Don’t forget to stop in for a Rock Star Photo Op or to decorate your very own Tie-Dye Rock n’ Roll shirts and bandannas!

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Dry off and race to French Lick West Baden Indoor Karting where they have Go Karts for ages 4 and up! The whole family can enjoy a race on the tracks. For more fun check out Shotz for outdoor mini golf, indoor cosmic golf and laser tag. For bowling and bumper cars head on over to nearby Paoli Rock n’ Bowl, plenty of fun for the kids including bounce houses!


Up next the experience of a lifetime at Wilstem Ranch. Enjoy spending time with elephants,giraffes, kangaroos and More! This one-of-a-kind up-close and personal elephant encounter will leave you with memories to last forever! Giving an elephant a  bath, petting and feeding giraffes and kangaroos is a can’t miss experience here in French Lick West Baden!

French Lick Scenic Railway

Out door enthusiasts will enjoy the number of opportunities French Lick West Baden has such as a laid back, relaxing ride aboard the French Lick Scenic Railway  A 20-mile scenic  train ride through the Hoosier National Forest. Go through the Burton Tunnel (the second longest tunnel), see limestone outcroppings and more! Go horseback riding at West Baden Springs Hotel Stables or even Zip-line your way through the forest at Wilstem ranch.


For the family that wants to see even more here in French Lick West Baden the Visitor Center has a Social Media Scavenger Hunt available! Find out what else Visit French Lick West Baden has to offer with each clue!

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6 Breathtaking Wedding Venues in French Lick – West Baden, Indiana

Choosing to host the wedding of your dreams in French Lick – West Baden, Indiana will make your special day one to remember forever. Not only can you treat your bridal party to a spa getaway, host your rehearsal dinner at an elegant restaurant, entertain your guests at the casino, but you will find plenty of venues to fit your exact needs. Whether you are looking for something big, small, indoor, outdoor, laid back, or truly extravagant – you can find it here in French Lick – West Baden, Indiana.


French Lick Scenic Railway

For a truly unique and memorable day, recite your vows on the French Lick Scenic Railway. Have the train as the backdrop, or host your ceremony inside as your guests travel through the Hoosier National Forest. Consider booking the rest of your celebration with French Lick Scenic Railway by hosting a tent reception. They also offer tons of services such as a professional photographer, invitations, dance floors, catering, music, and decorations.


French Lick and West Baden Springs Hotel


These venues are ideal for all types of weddings! Big or small. Indoor or outdoor. Your perfectly crafted special day will be skillfully executed by the well trained staff at this elegant location. Everything you need can be found at the facilities, from your officiant to your DJ! Plus, your guests can stay right in the hotel. Everyone can have as much fun as they would like, and get to bed safely.


Legend of French Lick Boutique Hotel & Resort


Enjoy this secluded setting with nearby attractions for your special day. Everything from the rehearsal dinner to the reception can be held at this venue, making it extra easy on your wedding party and guests. There is a beautiful walkway up to the gazebo, which will serve as the perfect backdrop for your ceremony. Plus, a professional onsite coordinator has all the right ideas and connections to make planning your wedding a stress-free experience!


Patoka Lake Marina


This amazing waterfront view is ideal for your dream wedding. Large enough to seat 70 people, you can recite your vows in front of your friends and relatives for an unforgettable moment. You can also choose to recite your vows on the Patoka Lake while cruising aboard the Voyager. White chairs can be rented through the marina, making this outdoor event easy to plan.



Wilstem Ranch


The entire 1,100 acre property is available for the ultimate outdoor wedding. The ranch is also home to horses, and exotic animals such as giraffes and elephants. For an Americana vibe, host your ceremony inside the loft barn. The bride and groom can rent an onsite honeymoon suite, making your special day a breeze! One thing is for certain, the expansive landscape will provide an ideal backdrop for photos to remember your day forever.


Want more information about planning your wedding in French Lick – West Baden, Indiana? Contact us, and we will do our best to help you with your special day!