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49 Franklin - Mystic Theater

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Address: 49 Franklin St, Rumford, ME 04276-2043
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+1 207-369-0129

49 Franklin is a renovated, former, Methodist Church. Owners Scot and Cindy...

49 Franklin is a renovated, former, Methodist Church. Owners Scot and Cindy Grassette have modified the space into a beautiful reception hall perfect for your dream wedding, anniversary or other milestone events. Grapevine Catering provides delicious options that will impress your guests and make your event unforgettable!The Mystic Theater is on the second level accessible from the rear parking lot. It hosts Comedy, Magic, Music Performance art and Live theater. The Paper Moon Players, directed by Keith A. Grassette have produced The Odd Couple (female version), The Best Christmas Pageant Ever, and Steel Magnolias.49 Franklin is ADA Accessible on both floors

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Exceptional and Unique!

I have been to 49 Franklin for many types of functions, ranging from showers, reunions, to shows. This place is top quality in every regard. The owners pay so much attention to... read more

Reviewed 21 February 2016
Christine H
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Reviewed 21 February 2016

I have been to 49 Franklin for many types of functions, ranging from showers, reunions, to shows. This place is top quality in every regard. The owners pay so much attention to every detail. I was totally amazed and impressed by them and their entire staff! Regardless if you are putting on a function of some kind, or you are... More 

Thank Christine H
Rumford, Maine
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Reviewed 3 November 2015

Mystic theater is a beautifully renovated church made into an entertainment venue.. I have seen some amazingly funny local talents.. we especially love their Friday Night Live Series.. Not to be missed!

Thank AnnetteRoyMarin
Lewiston, Maine
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Reviewed 8 June 2015

As a professional videographer I've recorded events at this location and always impressed. If your going to plan an event or attend an event at 49 Franklin be prepared to be surprised and impressed with great quality and service. This is a hidden gem and an asset to the Mountain Valley region.

Thank FrancisGagnon
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Reviewed 28 February 2014

I perform at the Mystic theater, and I have attended several events there. I know from working with Scot and Cindy, the level of time and care they put into their business. They are constantly working to improve and serve our community. I have been to events in both the mystic theater and the main function hall downstairs, and all... More 

Thank SusieP814
Orlando, Florida
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Reviewed 27 February 2014

This business, in the beautifully renovated former Methodist church, truly deserves all the praise it gets. I had the pleasure of attending an event at 49 Franklin on Valentine's Day. The play, "Love Letters," was performed in the dining area and was produced by Paper Moon Players (directed by Keith A. Grassette). The show was great, and the dinner was... More 

Thank L B
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Reviewed 26 February 2014

I attended a birthday party for two of the most amazing kids I know.....n I can honestly say, the party was as fabulous as they are! Scott and Cindy did an amazing job with karaoke and lighting, games and magic....keeping kids, of all ages,smiling and busy, and allowing the adults to be as silly as the kids! It's not everyday... More 

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Mexico, Maine
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Reviewed 24 February 2014

What can I say?! Scot and Cindy are not only amazing people but extremely passionate and entertaining hosts. We had our wedding at 49 Franklin and it could not have been any more special. From the first day we toured the place till the night of our wedding, every detailed was handled with care and priority. They remained in consistent... More 

Thank KCapponi
Rumford, Maine
1 review
Reviewed 22 February 2014

The first time I went to 49 Franklin was for our class reunion. My now husband and I looked at each other and started talking about how beautifully it was restored and that someone could still get married there (as my parents had when it was a church)....a little down the road we were talking to Scot and Cindy about... More 

Thank Denamari87
Mexico, Maine
1 review
Reviewed 22 February 2014

I have worked with Scott and Cindy at 49 Franklin for many different functions- big and small- a wedding for my sister, retirement party for my boss and birthdays for my kids. I received the same attention to detail regardless of my budget, making every event a success. Scott and Cindy are professional and experienced and truly offer one stop... More 

Thank Crystal D
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Reviewed 19 February 2014

our class held a reunion at 49 Franklin last summer, the venue is a gorgeous space and Scott and Cindy are superb hosts, Scott is a fantastic DJ and really knows how to keep the dance floor dancing, thanks for a great experience

Thank Lydia S

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