FAQ: How Many Guests Can Stay at French’s Point?

April 22nd, 2019

FAQ: How Many Guests Can Stay at French’s Point?

Our two beautiful homes at French’s Point offer comfortable lodging in 20 guest rooms, in a total of 18 suites with en suite bathrooms for 16 to 44 of your friends and family members. Please refer to the Lodging Guide for details about our on-site lodging. The Retreat at French’s Point Lodging for up to…


Vendor Spotlight: Blush Bridal & Formal

April 15th, 2019

Vendor Spotlight: Blush Bridal & Formal

Blush Bridal & Formal is New England’s only independently [female] owned multi-location bridal & formal wear store. With convenient locations in Portland, Bangor, and Presque Isle, we provide a luxury experience at affordable price points. Each store is stocked with beautiful styles for weddings, proms, pageants, and everyday casual dresses. We believe in the power…


What Style of Venue is French’s Point?

April 8th, 2019

What Style of Venue is French’s Point?

\Maine offers two different kinds of wedding venues to suit couples’ needs: All-inclusive Locations: Resorts, inns, and restaurants Blank Canvas Properties Summer camps, private homes, farms, fields, and orchards French’s Point: A Black Canvas Venue French’s Point is a simply elegant seaside “blank canvas venue“. This means that we provide an outstanding venue with 8…


Vendor Spotlight: Bear Brook Bakery

April 1st, 2019

Vendor Spotlight: Bear Brook Bakery

Bear Brook Bakery, located in New  Gloucester, Maine, specializes in providing beautiful custom wedding cakes, event cakes, gourmet cupcakes and sweets. A limited number of orders are accepted as Melissa prides herself on providing exceptional service and delicious custom desserts for her clients.  Please order well in advance of your event to ensure date availability. How long have you been…


How to Make Coffee & Coffee Station Supplies

March 25th, 2019

How to Make Coffee & Coffee Station Supplies

At French’s Point, we have 3 guest coffee stations: one in the Farm House residential kitchen, another in the Retreat House residential kitchen, and one located on the Second Level of the Retreat House. We get asked frequently how to use the coffee makers in our homes and what supplies need to be provided in…


How Many Chairs Do I Order For My Wedding Ceremony?

March 19th, 2019

How Many Chairs Do I Order For My Wedding Ceremony?

When you select a blank canvas wedding venue, like French’s Point, you will need to work alongside a rental provider to streamline all your wedding weekend rentals. One of the rental items you will need to place on your order form is your ceremony chairs. Select Your Chair Style First, you will need to select…


Spring Wedding Weekend Itinerary

March 18th, 2019

Spring Wedding Weekend Itinerary

Thursday 12:00PM Get your marriage license from the Stockton Springs Town Office between 9:00 A.M. and 5:00 P.M. to make it official! The Stockton Springs Town Office is not open on Friday. 1:00PM Check in to French’s Point. Settle into your room and soak in the sweet smell of lilacs and beach roses in bloom.…


Food Trucks at French’s Point

March 15th, 2019

Food Trucks at French’s Point

Couples are always looking for ways to make their wedding weekend experience fun, memorable and unique. Because weddings are so trend influenced, the food truck movement has made it’s way into the wedding weekend at French’s Point too. We often get the question “Can we use a food truck for our wedding weekend at French’s…


Vendor Spotlight: Heather of Bar Harbor Catering Company

March 11th, 2019

Vendor Spotlight: Heather of Bar Harbor Catering Company

“At Bar Harbor Catering Company, we’re foodies with an extreme case of wanderlust. Our mission is to produce extraordinary events with legendary customer service and modern Maine cuisine, created by happy people.” – Bar Harbor Catering Company How long have you been operating your business? 2009 – we’re celebrating our 10 year anniversary this year!…


A Neighborhood Wedding Celebration

February 25th, 2019

A Neighborhood Wedding Celebration

We are blessed… for so many reasons. One of the things that we cherish most about our work here at French’s Point is that our celebrations are all about family & milestone moments. Every wedding & gathering we host here is a gift; one we give and one we receive back twice again. We know…