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To change the wedding industry by providing a wide variety of remarkable wedding properties, with extreme value, that wedding couples can afford

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Acquiring & Creating Remarkable Log & Farmhouse Wedding Properties & Homes in the Beautiful Lakes & Mountains Region of Southwestern Maine. 

YOU, our Wedding providing total flexibility on what you want, with complete transparancy (i.e. pricing on this site & no faux photos) at an incredible VALUE! 

One stop shopping....whether you are planning an intimate wedding for your immediate family, a larger wedding for 100, or a huge event for 275 guests, we have you covered with our diverse stable of 5 wedding properties.  All our venues provide overnight accomodations (sleep from 14-27 guests) & cover a wide range of price points allowing ALL to host their wedding weekend with us.  Enjoy the Convenience & Simplicity of hosting your Dinner Rehearsal Party, Ceremony, Reception, Sunday Brunch & Overnight Stay, without leaving The Hive


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Our Mission/Focus: Team Members

Eric & Andrea Braciska

Owners:  The Hive Weddings & Vacation Rentals of Maine

After enjoying 17 years in Sales & Account Management in the Pharmaceutical Industry & 25 years in Corporate America, Eric is now fully dedicated to the operation of our outdoor & barn wedding venues, your wedding event & respective stay. ​With 12 years, 850+ groups of short term rental groups & 200 weddings under our belt across 1/2 dozen properties, we are experienced experts at our craft. Eric & his team are excited to work together with you to provide your One of a Kind Personalized Wedding Weekend at "The Hive"!

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Theresa/Tim Roberts, Kyle Bouchard, Chris Henley, Mason, Lynn & Sonny Merrill, Kaylyn Felker, Meghan Braciska, Rick Rice​....Property Caretakers, Cleaners, Engineer, Maintenance, Gardeners, Web Designer, Business Consultant

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