Find fun Southern Indiana events and festivals

If you’re looking for fun things to do in southern Indiana, French Lick West Baden is a good place to start. In addition to our huge list of unique attractions, the local event calendar offers up plenty of enjoyable and family-friendly southern Indiana events, festivals, concerts and other experiences in this charming resort community. Whether you’re into music, art, food, history, athletics, nature or all of the above, there’s an event here that you’ll love.

Browse the French Lick West Baden event calendar to find the latest events and things to do in southern Indiana and click on each listing to learn more. Start planning your trip to the French Lick-West Baden region today!

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May
Elephant Retreat
(Wilstem Ranch)
May 1 - 31 | See website for details.
Local Artisan Gallery
(Lost River Market & Deli)
May 2 - 31 | Store hours, see website for details.
Orange County HomeGrown Farmers Market
(French Lick Town Green)
May 24 | 9am - 1pm
Patoka Lake Tour
(Patoka Lake Marina)
May 25 | 10:00am - Noon
Memorial Day Weekend
(French Lick Resort)
May 27 - 30 | See website for details.
Twilight Tour
(West Baden Springs Hotel)
May 28 | See Website for details.
Wild West Hold-Up
(French Lick Scenic Railway)
May 28 - 30 | See Website for details.
Orange County HomeGrown Farmers Market
(Orleans Congress Square Park)
May 28 | 8:00am - Noon
June
Elephant Retreat
(Wilstem Ranch)
June 1 - 30 | See website for details.
Patoka Lake Tour
(Patoka Lake Marina)
June 1 | 10;00am - Noon
Kid's Fishing Derby
(Newton Stewart Recreation Area)
June 4 | 8:30 am - 11:30 am
Orange County HomeGrown Farmers Market
(Orleans Congress Square Park)
June 4 | 8:00am - Noon
Patoka Lake Tour
(Patoka Lake Marina)
June 8 | 10:00am - Noon
Sunset Wine Cruise
(Patoka Lake Marina)
June 10 | See Website for details.
Chuggington
(French Lick Scenic Railway)
June 11 - 12 | See Website for details.
Orange County HomeGrown Farmers Market
(Orleans Congress Square Park)
June 11 | 8:00am - Noon
Sangria Sunday!
(French Lick Winery)
June 12 | See website for details.
Orange County HomeGrown Farmers Market
(French Lick Town Green)
June 14 | 9am - 1pm
Patoka Lake Tour
(Patoka Lake Marina)
June 15 | 10:00am - Noon
Celebrate Dad Weekend
(French Lick Resort)
June 17 - 19 | See website for details
Rollin' Into Summer Family Festival
(French Lick Town Green)
June 17 - 19 | TBA
Orange County HomeGrown Farmers Market
(Orleans Congress Square Park)
June 18 | 8:00am - Noon
Summer Concert in the Park
(Orleans Historic Congress Square)
June 18 | 7:00 pm
Chuggington
(French Lick Scenic Railway)
June 18 - 19 | See Website for details.
Orange County HomeGrown Farmers Market
(French Lick Town Green)
June 21 | 9am - 1pm
Patoka Lake Tour
(Patoka Lake Marina)
June 22 | 10:00am - Noon
Wild West Hold-Up
(French Lick Scenic Railway)
June 23 - 24 | See Website for details.
Sunset Wine Cruise
(Patoka Lake Marina)
June 24 | See Website for details
Twilight Tour
(West Baden Springs Hotel)
June 25 | See Website for details.
Chocolate Tasting Train
(French Lick Scenic Railway)
June 25 | See Website for details.
Dog Dayz of Summer
(Newton Stewart Recreation Area)
June 25 | See website for details.
Summer Concert in the Park
(Orleans Historic Congress Square)
June 25 | 7:00 pm
Orange County HomeGrown Farmers Market
(Orleans Congress Square Park)
June 25 | 8:00am - Noon
Orange County HomeGrown Farmers Market
(French Lick Town Green)
June 28 | 9am - 1pm
Patoka Lake Tour
(Patoka Lake Marina)
June 29 | 10:00am - Noon
July
Elephant Retreat
(Wilstem Ranch)
July 1 - 31 | See website for details.
July 4th Celebration
(French Lick Resort)
July 1 - 4 | See website for details.
Wild West Hold-Up
(French Lick Scenic Railway)
July 2 - 4 | See Website for details.
Thunder Over Patoka
(Newton Stewart Recreation Area)
July 2 | Fireworks begin at dark.
Willie Nelson & Family in Concert
(French Lick Resort)
July 2 | 8:00 pm
Orange County HomeGrown Farmers Market
(Orleans Congress Square Park)
July 2 | 8:00am - Noon
Orange County HomeGrown Farmers Market
(French Lick Town Green)
July 5 | 9am - 1pm
Patoka Lake Tour
(Patoka Lake Marina)
July 6 | 10:00am - Noon
Sunset Wine Cruise
(Patoka Lake Marina)
July 8 | 7:30 - 9:30 pm
25th Annual Star Party
(Newton Stewart Recreation Area)
July 9 | See website for details.
Orange County HomeGrown Farmers Market
(Orleans Congress Square Park)
July 9 | 8:00am - Noon
Summer Concert in the Park
(Orleans Historic Congress Square)
July 9 | 7:00 pm
Sangria Sunday!
(French Lick Winery)
July 10 | See website for details.
Orange County HomeGrown Farmers Market
(French Lick Town Green)
July 12 | 9am - 1pm
Patoka Lake Tour
(Patoka Lake Marina)
July 13 | 10:00am - Noon
Patoka Birthday - Centennial Celebration
(Newton Stewart Recreation Area)
July 16 | See website for details.
Chocolate Tasting Train
(French Lick Scenic Railway)
July 16 | See Website for details.
Orange County HomeGrown Farmers Market
(Orleans Congress Square Park)
July 16 | 8:00am - Noon
Orange County HomeGrown Farmers Market
(French Lick Town Green)
July 19 | 9am - 1pm
Orange County HomeGrown Farmers Market
(French Lick Town Green)
July 19 | 9am - 1pm
19th Annual First Chance Golf Scramble
(French Lick Resort's Donald Ross Golf Course)
July 20 | Registration begins at 8:00 am
Patoka Lake Tour
(atoka Lake Marina)
July 20 | 10:00am - Noon
Sunset Wine Cruise
(Patoka Lake Marina)
July 22 | 7:30 - 9:30 pm
Twilight Tour
(West Baden Springs Hotel)
July 23 | See Website for details.
Orange County HomeGrown Farmers Market
(Orleans Congress Square Park)
July 23 | 8:00am - Noon
Summer Concert in the Park
(Orleans Historic Congress Square)
July 23 | 7:00 pm
Orange County HomeGrown Farmers Market
(French Lick Town Green)
July 26 | 9am - 1pm
Patoka Lake Tour
(Patoka Lake Marina)
July 27 | 10:00am - Noon
6th Annual Uncork the Uplands
(French Lick Resort)
July 30 | 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Orange County HomeGrown Farmers Market
(Orleans Congress Square Park)
July 30 | 8:00am - Noon
August
Elephant Retreat
(Wilstem Ranch)
August 1 - 31 | See website for details.
Orange County HomeGrown Farmers Market
(French Lick Town Green)
August 2 | 9am - 1pm
Patoka Lake Tour
(Patoka Lake Marina)
August 3 | 10:00am - Noon
Smokey Bear's Birthday Bash
(Newton Stewart Recreation Area)
August 6 | 10:00 am - Noon
Train Ride to the Strassenfest
(French Lick Scenic Railway)
August 6 | See Website for details.
Orange County HomeGrown Farmers Market
(Orleans Congress Square Park)
August 6 | 8:00am - Noon
Summer Concert in the Park
(Orleans Historic Congress Square)
August 6 | 7:00 pm
Orange County HomeGrown Farmers Market
(French Lick Town Green)
August 9 | 9am - 1pm
Patoka Lake Tour
(Patoka Lake Marina)
August 10 | 10:00am - Noon
Sunset Wine Cruise
(Patoka Lake Marina)
August 12 | 7:30 - 9:30 pm
Valley Dog Days Car Show
(Downtown French Lick)
August 12 - 13 | See below for event details.
Orange County HomeGrown Farmers Market
(Orleans Congress Square Park)
August 12 | 8:00am - Noon
Summer Concert in the Park
(Orleans Historic Congress Square)
August 13 | 7:00 pm
Twilight Tour
(West Baden Springs Hotel)
August 13 | See Website for details.
Sangria Sunday!
(French Lick Winery)
August 14 | See website for details.
Orange County HomeGrown Farmers Market
(French Lick Town Green)
August 16 | 9am - 1pm
Patoka Lake Tour
(Patoka Lake Marina)
August 17 | 10:00am - Noon
Jazz Under the Dome
(West Baden Springs Hotel)
August 19 - 21 | See Website for details.
Head for the Hills Triathlon
(Newton Stewart Recreation Area)
August 20 | See website for details.
Orange County HomeGrown Farmers Market
(Orleans Congress Square Park)
August 20 | 8:00am - Noon
Orange County HomeGrown Farmers Market
(French Lick Town Green)
August 23 | 9am - 1pm
Patoka Lake Tour
(Patoka Lake Marina)
August 24 | 10:00 am - Noon
Sunset Wine Cruise
(Patoka Lake Marina)
August 26 | 7:30 - 9:30 pm
Orange County HomeGrown Farmers Market
(Orleans Congress Square Park)
August 27 | 8:00am - Noon
Orange County HomeGrown Farmers Market
(French Lick Town Green)
August 30 | 9am - 1pm
Patoka Lake Tour
(Patoka Lake Marina)
August 31 | 10:00am - Noon
September
Elephant Retreat
(Wilstem Ranch)
September 1 - 30 | See website for details.
Labor Day Celebration
(French Lick Resot)
September 2 - 5 | See Website for details.
Rugged Maniac Obstacle Race
(Paoli Peaks)
September 3 | 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Orange County HomeGrown Farmers Market
(Orleans Congress Square Park)
September 3 | 8:00am - Noon
Orange County HomeGrown Farmers Market
(French Lick Town Green)
September 6 | 9am - 1pm
Patoka Lake Tour
(Patoka Lake Marina)
September 7 | 10:00am - Noon
Paoli Fall Festival
(Downtown Paoli)
September 9 - 11 | See Website for details.
Fall Foliage Wine Cruise
(Patoka Lake Marina)
September 10 | 2:00 - 4:00 pm
Orange County HomeGrown Farmers Market
(Orleans Congress Square Park)
September 10 | 8:00am - Noon
Sangria Sunday!
(French Lick Winery)
September 11 | See website for details.
Orange County HomeGrown Farmers Market
(French Lick Town Green)
September 13 | 9am - 1pm
Block Bash
(French Lick Town Green)
September 16 - 18 | See Website for details.
Day Out with Thomas Train Ride
(French Lick Scenic Railway)
September 17 - 18 | Go to Website for details
Fall Foliage Wine Cruise
(Patoka Lake Marina)
September 17 | 2:00 - 4:00 pm
Twilight Tour
(West Baden Springs Hotel)
September 17 | Go to Website for details
Wheelin' IN the Fish
(Newton Stewart Recreation Area)
September 17 | See website for details.
Orange County HomeGrown Farmers Market
(Orleans Congress Square Park)
September 17 | 8:00am - Noon
Orange County HomeGrown Farmers Market
(French Lick Town Green)
September 20 | 9am - 1pm
Patoka Lake Tour
(Patoka Lake Marina)
September 21 | 10:00am - Noon
Day Out with Thomas Train Ride
(French Lick Scenic Railway)
September 24 - 25 | Go to Website for details
Orange County HomeGrown Farmers Market
(French Lick Town Green)
September 27 | 9am - 1pm
49th Annual Orange County Pumpkin Festival
(West Baden & French Lick)
September 28 - 30 | Call for details
Patoka Lake Tour
(Patoka Lake Marina)
September 28 | 10:00am - Noon
Haunted Mansion
(The Mansion)
September 29 - 30 | Go to Website for details
October
Psycho-Path
(Sleeping Bear Retreat)
October 1 - 2 | Go to Website for details
Elephant Retreat
(Wilstem Ranch)
October 1 - 30 | See website for details.
49th Annual Orange County Pumpkin Festival
(West Baden & French Lick)
October 1 - 2 | See schedule of events.
Orange County HomeGrown Farmers Market
(Orleans Congress Square Park)
October 1 | 8:00am - Noon
Fall Break Activities at French Lick Resort
(French Lick Resort)
October 1 - 31 | Go to Website for details
Fall Foliage Wine Cruise
(Patoka Lake Marina)
October 1 | Go to Website for details.
Patoka Lake Tour
(Patoka Lake Marina)
October 5 | 10:00am - Noon
Wilstem Ranch Fall Safari Run
(Wilstem Ranch)
October 6 - 8 | Go to Website for details.
Art on the Green
(French Lick Town Green)
October 7 - 9 | Call for details.
Fall Fun Fest in the Park
(Orleans Congress Square)
October 8 | Go to Website for details.
Fall Foliage Wine Cruise
(Patoka Lake Marina)
October 8 | Go to Webside for details.
Psycho-Path
(Sleeping Bear Retreat)
October 8 - 9 | Go to Website for details
Patoka Lake Tour
(Patoka Lake Marina)
October 12 | 10:00am - Noon
Autumn Getaway Weekend
(Newton Stewart State Recreation Area)
October 14 - 15 | Go to Website for details.
Fall Foliage Wine Cruise
(Patoka Lake Marina)
October 15 | Go to Website for details.
Psycho-Path
(Sleeping Bear Retreat)
October 15 - 16 | Go to Website for details
Wanna Go Fast - Indiana 1/2 Mile Runway Shootout
(French Lick Airport)
October 15 - 16 | See website for details.
Patoka Lake Tour
(Patoka Lake Marina)
October 19 | 10:00am - Noon
Psycho-Path
(Sleeping Bear Retreat)
October 22 - 23 | Go to Website for details
Fall Foliage Wine Cruise
(Patoka Lake Marina)
October 22 | Go to Website for details
Psycho-Path
(Sleeping Bear Retreat)
October 29 - 30 | Go to Website for details
November
The Polar Express Train Ride
(French Lick Scenic Railway)
November Weekends (except 12/23 - 12/25) | See website for details and ticketing information.
50 Days of Lights
(French Lick Resort)
November 18 - 30 | See website for details.
Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony
(French Lick Springs Hotel)
November 18 | Go to Website for details.
Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony
(West Baden Springs Hotel)
November 19 | Go to Website for details.
Thanksgiving Celebration
(French Lick Resort)
November 24 | Go to Website for details.
December
50 Days of Lights
(French Lick Resort)
December 1 - 31 | See website for details
French Lick Christmas Spirit
(French Lick Town Green)
December 3 | TBA
Christmas on the Square
(Orleans Congress Square)
December 10 | Go to Website for details.
Christmas Celebration
(French Lick Resort)
December 25 | Go to Website for details.
New Year's Eve at French Lick Resort
(French Lick Resort)
December 31 | Go to Website for details.
Splashin' New Year's Eve
(Big Splash Adventure Indoor Water Park & Hotel)
December 31 | Go to Website for details.
January
50 Days of Lights
(French Lick Resort)
January 1 - 7 | See website for details.