Time for a Picnic!

With summer almost here it’s time for a picnic. Have it in your backyard, at the park, the pool, the beach, or in the mountains. Here are some ideas for picnic tableware and decorations.

There are a lot of bright and cheery summer time patterns to choose from so choose your theme and go from there.

  • Watermelon
  • Red and white or blue and white gingham
  • Patriotic
  • Beach theme
  • Pool party
  • Luau

Once you’ve picked your theme choose matching solid color tableware to mix and match napkins and plates.

For the table...

  • Use tableclips to hold the tablecover down in case of wind.
  • Use a fun centerpiece to match your theme like balloons.
  • Line your picnic basket with matching napkins.
  • Sprinkle little plastic ants around the table.
  • Use matching hard plastic bowls to serve the food

Fun outdoor activities...

  • water balloon toss
  • treasure hunt
  • limbo

Outdoor decorations...

  • Lanterns
  • Electric lights
  • Yard signs and banners