Category: maine wedding planning tips

House Captains

House Captains

French’s Point is a family-owned and operated vacation rental home. We kindly ask that you care for our home as you would your own during your stay, and return the home to us at check out as you found it upon check-in. Because the estate has two homes and 14 acres, and to make the… Read more »

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Fall Weekend Wedding Itinerary

Fall Weekend Wedding Itinerary

Here in Maine, Fall wedding celebrations have become increasingly common, and now rival the summer season for the most sought-after wedding dates. We’re seeing the same trends here at French’s Point. Our seaside location makes us the perfect spot to take in the crisp salt air and brilliant fall foliage that autumn in Maine offers…. Read more »

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Including Pets In Your Maine Wedding

Including Pets In Your Maine Wedding

You invite all of your nearest and dearest to celebrate your wedding festivities, have you considered including your four-legged pet friends as well? We are pet-friendly at French’s Point and would love for you to bring them along to be a part of your Maine wedding! Dogs are always a welcomed addition to the big… Read more »

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How Early Should I Book My Wedding Venue?

How Early Should I Book My Wedding Venue?

Couples often ask me how early they should book their wedding venue. Of course, this all depends on a number of factors: How long would you like the engagement period to be? Do you have life commitments (school, work, vacation, moving, home purchase) that need to be factored in to your timing? Do you have… Read more »

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Tips for a Successful Wedding Weekend

Tips for a Successful Wedding Weekend

Weddings are among the few events in our lives when nearly everyone we know and love is gathered in one place. That’s why so many couples are extending their weddings beyond the ceremony and reception to include a full weekend of fun and events. Welcome receptions, farewell brunches and group outings give everyone more time… Read more »

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6 Tips for Giving the Perfect Wedding Toast

6 Tips for Giving the Perfect Wedding Toast

Congratulations, you have been selected to give a toast at your friends’ wedding! Are you nervous? You shouldn’t be. It’s an honor to be asked to toast the wedding couple and you’re probably being asked because you’re one of the most important people in their lives. We’ve seen hundreds of toasts here at French’s Point,… Read more »

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6 Best Lawn Games for Weddings

6 Best Lawn Games for Weddings

There is no better way to spend a sunny afternoon on the coast of Maine than being outside enjoying the fresh air and ocean views with a cold beverage, good company, and healthy competition playing lawn games. It’s also a fun addition to your wedding day! The expansive waterfront lawn at French’s Point offers ample… Read more »

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Deciding to do a First Look at French’s Point?

Deciding to do a First Look at French’s Point?

Traditionally, many efforts have been made to keep the couple from seeing each other on the wedding day prior to the ceremony. Even though so many wedding traditions have fallen by the wayside, this tradition remained. However, in recent years, we have seen a major trend shift in the approach to wedding photos that has increasingly caused… Read more »

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Are You Inviting Children To Your Wedding?

Are You Inviting Children To Your Wedding?

Mr. Haack Photography One of the important things to sort out when you begin to plan your wedding is whether or not you will include children in the festivities. About 20% of the couples we work with opt not to invite the younger set. It’s all up to your vision of your perfect day, of course…. Read more »

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Why French’s Point – Maine Wedding Venue

Why French’s Point – Maine Wedding Venue

You already know that the Maine coast is your destination of choice and that you want to give your guests a unique New England experience. And, of course, you, your partner and your families want to be able to enjoy your special day with ease, knowing a team of professionals is taking care of you from… Read more »

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