While the kids are off school between Christmas & New Years, check out this list of recommendations on activities & things to do in Dubois County to have fun or to burn some energy that has built up from all the sweet treats!

1. Jumping Jasper is sure to wear the kiddos out after so many sweets over Christmas. Bring the kids to jump in the indoor inflatables and have fun playing the arcade games! Click here for December Hours

2. Dubois County Museum is a great place to visit during break to learn about the history of Dubois County and see unique and historic items on display throughout the 50,000 sq. ft facility.  Hours are Tuesday – Friday 10am – 2pm, Saturday 10am – 4pm and Sunday 1pm-4pm.

3. The Playce, the NEWEST attraction in Dubois County to take the kiddos to burn some energy and play! Click here to view hours

4. Broken Tee offers indoor simulators for a variety of sports & activities for kids & adults to enjoy! Book your timeslot online! 

5. Eastown Recreation Bowling is a fun winter activity to take kids of all ages! Click here for more information.

6. The Skate Palace is a great place to take the kids and friends over break to skate & play arcade games! Open Dec. 23, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, Jan 1, and 2. They also are hosting New Years Eve events to check out! Click here for more info. 

7. Take a Winter Hike or Walk at one of our wonderful parks! Click here for a listing & trails. 

8. Dodgeball Tournment at Tri-County YMCA on Dec. 29
Divisions are 3rd-5th gradem, 6th-8th and High School 
Cost is $45 / team .
To register reach out to Logan at the Tri-County YMCA by Friday. December 22.

9. Puzzles & Padlocks Escape Room, located next to the Thyen-Clark Cultural Center offers 3 escape rooms to experience! Book a  room today! 

10. Catch a movie at Showplace Jasper 8 Cinema! Click here for schedule

11. Take a Tour of Tell City Pretzels and twist your very own pretzel! Located on Jackson Street in Jasper, be sure to call in to schedule your tour as they stay busy during breaks and only offer tours in the morning hours. 812-559-0676

12. Paint your own Pottery at My Little Soap Shop on 4th StreetBring the kids by to paint a keepsake for the holidays. Hours are Tue – Thur 10am-5pm, Fri. 10am-6pm & Sat. 10am – 3pm.

13. Visit the Public Library Branches for a variety of activities! Click here for calendar 

14. HTK Airsoft is a premier airsoft gaming venue featuring a 50,000 sq. ft. indoor arena on Vine Street in Jasper. Make plans to visit for open play December 22, 29,  and 31st.

15. For the kids home from college, enjoy the evening at Fry’d & Chop’d in Huntingburg or Plaid & Timber in Jasper throwing axes with friends and family!

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