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…


Vendor Spotlight: Pinch Me Planning

February 18th, 2019

Vendor Spotlight: Pinch Me Planning

“Whatever the occasion is, Pinch Me Planning is here to help with all the details. From day-of coordination down to table design and envelope stuffing, Pinch Me Planning wants to make the entire process easier.” – Pinch Me Planning How long have you been operating your business? Since 2016 How would you describe your services?…


The Story Behind The Family Tree

February 14th, 2019

The Story Behind The Family Tree

Did you know the tree in our logo has a story behind it? Back in 1885, when the church built the first cottage on the site that the Retreat House now stands, four beautiful oak trees were planted along the western side of the cottage to offer shelter from the afternoon sun. These trees were…


Wi-Fi at French’s Point

February 11th, 2019

Wi-Fi at French’s Point

For your convenience, there is guest Wi-Fi at French’s Point that extends throughout all four levels of the Retreat House and all three Levels of the Farm House. The Wi-Fi extends outside on the Retreat House Cocktail Terrace and halfway to the Gazebo and is spotty down towards the Tent. Wi-Fi does not extend down…


What Size Table Linen Should I Order?

February 4th, 2019

What Size Table Linen Should I Order?

For your wedding, we always recommend ordering table linens that flow all the way to the ground. This way the tables appear more formal and elegant, the legs of the folding tables are not showing, and the linens have a lesser chance of blowing away in the sea-breeze. Here is a quick reference guide to…


Real Review: The Venue Is Out Of A Dream

January 28th, 2019

Real Review: The Venue Is Out Of A Dream

Julianna & Cody October 6th, 2018 There will never be enough words to describe how happy and satisfied we were with French’s Point (and Jessika & Nicole)! We found French’s Point in a magazine and just knew we had to set up a tour. From the second we walked into the venue we fell in…


Vendor Spotlight: From This Day Forward

January 14th, 2019

Vendor Spotlight: From This Day Forward

How long have you been operating your business? I started “From This Day Forward” in 1999 to focus on brides looking for on-site makeup services. A salon in Boothbay Harbor had heard about me and asked if I was willing to help with bridal makeup because they didn’t offer that service. I was a makeup…


Check Out Information

January 7th, 2019

Check Out Information

If you are hosting a stay at French’s Point, we want you and your family to have a smooth check out without surprises. As the host of a reservation at French’s Point, in preparation for your stay at French’s Point, there are a few things we want to share with you before you depart to ensure a…