Looking for something to keep the kids entertained when the weather isn’t cooperating or a place where adults can burn off steam! Dubois County has many fun things to do for the entire family.

Here are the top places where kids can be kids and where adults can relax and have a good time without kids. You will also find family friendly places that are educational for everyone.

Jasper Skate Palace

The skate palace has been around for a long time! What parent doesn’t remember going here as a kid? Playing 4 corners, limbo, or playing all the fun games. Then cashing in your tickets for a rabbit’s foot or a cool prize!!  The skate palace may still look the same but it’s also still the same fun for kids.

You can also rent out the skate palace for birthday parties, and private parties! Make sure to book your next work party or family event here and reminisce on your time as a child!!

Jumping Jasper

Jumping Jasper is an indoor children’s inflatable entertainment center right in the heart of Jasper with open jump all day! The facility has over 8 inflatable along with an arcade, and plenty of open space for action to happen. One bonus about going to Jumping Jasper is they offer FREE water! This place can be fun for all ages!!

Jumping Jasper also offers the facility to be rented out so you can host a work outing or a birthday party.

Puzzle and Padlocks Escape Room

Puzzles and Padlocks is located at 402 McCrillus Street in Jasper. Right down form the Thyen-Clark Cultural Center. These escape rooms will challenge you and give you a fun, family friendly memorable experience weather you are looking for a girl’s night out, family night, or couples date this place will have you entertained till the end. You will find two different breakout rooms. You can choose from Pirates of the Patoka or The Case of the Missing Music! Book your reservations today and see if you can escape in 1 hour! They do offer different rooms for the holidays.

HTK Airsoft

This indoor facility is located on Vine Street in Jasper. HTK Airsoft operates in 50,000sq ft indoor playing arena which operated as a factory in the past and features three levels. If you are needing to rent equipment to play, they have all of that there for you. You can check out all the pricing and hours of operations on the website. They also have an outdoor playing field in Loogootee, IN.

Level 1

Pro shop, game room, player prep area, family viewing closed circuit TV, restrooms, operations offices, gun range, and chrono

Level 2

Close quarter battle game play area, simulated night, and daytime operations

Level 3

Close quarter battle game play area, speedQB 5v5 tournament court hosting national tourneys as well as local events.

Plaid and Timber/ Chop’d

Just recently opened in Jasper is Plaid and Timber. They are located right beside Puzzles and Padlocks! They offer 1 and 2 hour axe throwing sessions, a huge selection of adult beverages, and a guaranteed good time. This would be a fun place for small or large groups including birthday parties, bachelor/bachelorette parties, corporate or team building events, and date nights!   They also offer an axe throwing league. Check their website for more information on signing up! Just know that age restrictions do apply. Plaid and Timber also have a location in Evansville, IN.

In Huntingburg you will find Chop’d. Here you will find 1 hour booking which will allow 2-6 throwers (age 16+) a private table for your lane, along with food and drink that is available form Fry’d. Check out their website here to book your next outing and other guidelines!

Dubois County Museum

The Dubois County Museum is located on the North side of Jasper. They are open Tuesday-Sunday with limited hours. Discover the rich history and heritage of Dubois County by winding your way through exhibits as they tell the stories that have been passed down generation to generation. The Dubois County Museum is the largest County Museum in the state of Indiana with more than 56,000 items and an annual visitation that exceeds 12,000 visitors per year.  It holds over 50,000 square feet of exhibits, fourteen community murals providing a picture of each community’s early history, a 17-room main street reminiscent of the 1890s, a two-pen log house built in 1885, a wild game safari display, a tremendous model train display, and two outstanding exhibit rooms.  The museum also has guest speakers, special children’s programs, and seasonal events throughout the year.

Legendary Lanes/Eastown Recreation Center

Legendary Lanes is in Huntingburg and Eastown Recreating Center is in Jasper. Both bowling alleys offer hours of entertainment, open bowling throughout the day, and offer glow bowling at times. You just need to check out their places Facebook pages for updated events that are going on. Another thing the bowling alleys have in common are great food and drinks. For those winter birthday parties bowling would be perfect!

Request A Visitors Guide

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