You Thought You Knew How To Picnic Until You Read These 26 Perfect Picnic Ideas

You Thought You Knew How To Picnic Until You Read These 26 Perfect Picnic Ideas

If you’ve been longing to get out into the sun and enjoy a meal, these picnic hacks will make it so much easier.

1. Bake miniature versions of popular pies.

Via Andre Dekker

2. Slice and stack a platter full of your favorite fruits.

3. Empty out the center of a strawberry and fill it with chocolate.

4. Create some DIY paper baskets for your picnic.

Via Oh Happy Day

5. Use oranges for fresh Jello shots.

Via Savory Reviews

6. Pre-package spices that will complement your meal.

7. Use tricks to keep insects away from your food.

Tutorial via Instructables

8. Use soda holders to prevent spills.

9. Build a picnic box for days when you’re stuck indoors.

Via Design Sponge

10. Fill a hollowed out watermelon with flowers for a simple centerpiece.

11. Throw together some funky sandwich kabobs.

12. Use aluminum foil to wrap and grill your food.

Via My Recipes

13. Throw some lemon slices with the water in your ice cube trays.

Via Answer

14. Make Jello pudding pops for adults.

Tutorial via Brit + Co.

15. Use a cup as container for a chopped salad.

16. Create cute labels for all your soup containers.

17. Place a shower curtain under your picnic blanket to keep it clean.

18. Pack yourself some celery with peanut butter or other dips.

19. Four steps to cutting the perfect watermelon sticks.

Via Simply Sated

20. Design and build outdoor activities like a cornhole board.

Via Charles and Hudson

21. Use clothing pins to attach utensils to your food.

22. Tie your sandwiches closed to keep them from falling apart.

23. Use picnic wine holders to prevent spills.

24. Create miniature caramel apple lollipops.

Via Gracious Rain

25. Tie your hotdog buns closed to keep them from separating.

26. Use frozen water balloons to keep your drinks cold.

 H/T: LifeBuzz