9 Perfect Picnic Essentials for Every Type of Outing

Nothing says spring like a beautiful afternoon at the park — good food, great company and the breeze in your sun-kissed hair. Picnic season has arrived, so get out those wicker baskets and pack your favorite finger foods. We’ve rounded up all the perfect picnic essentials for couples, families and friends.

Romantic Couple’s Picnic

Love (and pollen!) is in the air. Hello, spring picnic time!

Kabrio Moka Picnic Basket

Ah, young love! Plan a cozy couple’s date — and set the scene with this unique picnic basket. It features an integrated wooden tabletop, ideal for serving cheese and resting wine glasses. Cheers to this weather (and romance!).

Blanket Picnic Tote

This reversible picnic blanket is the perfect size for two. It features a water-resistant underside, so damp grass is never a bother. It folds up into a nifty tote convenient for carrying so your hands are free for holding.

Novelty Heart Flying Disk

A fun game of Frisbee is the ultimate way to make a play for his (or her) heart during your passionate picnic.

Friends’ Picnic

Gather your girls (or guys) and make a day of it — it’s a picnic party!

Giant Wooden Yard Dice

You can play pretty much any group game with these large-and-in-charge lawn dice. They’ll be a hit at your pal picnic.


Rubbermaid 50-Quart Wheeled Cooler

You can fit plenty of tasty dishes in this roomy and convenient cooler. But if you’re more concerned with beverages, rest assured it fits 57 12-ounce cans with 20 pounds of ice. Plenty of refreshments to go around!

"Yes Way Rosé" Wine Cups

Rosé all day, indeed. Your pink wine–loving besties will be delighted to toast with these kitschy picnic-ready cups.

Family Picnic

Slather the SPF on all the kiddos and head to a playground park. You’ll have a great day that’s made in the shade (and sunshine!) when you pack right for your family picnic.

Extra-Large Pop-Up Instant Portable Sun Shelter

This easy-to-use pop-up tent provides instant shelter and shade on sunny days at the beach, the park and everywhere in between. It’s ideal for families with toddlers and babies who might want to nap in peace at the park.

Canopy Wagon

Transport little kids and lots of stuff to your picnic site in your nifty red wagon. It’ll keep your arms free and your tykes happy on the go.

Sport Design Mini Ball Set

Keep children entertained and active in between picnic activities with assorted soft balls. They’re perfectly sized for small hands and energetic little bodies!

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