What Summertime picnic essentials should you have on hand for any party you’re having? Whether you’re taking your party on the road or having it in your own backyard; I have some suggestions for you that you will want to pack.
Summertime Picnic Essentials
So, if you’re looking to have the perfect picnic; one of the first things you should have on-hand is a large picnic blanket. Below is the perfect blanket that can fit six adults or a family. In addition, this blanket is easy to carry as it comes with a tote. Not only is this blanket easy to store; but it is easy to clean as it is sand and water proof.
Before you leave your home, make sure you apply sunscreen. Whether you’re under a tree or umbrella, applying sunscreen is a “Must”. Sunscreen will reduce the impact of UVA/UVB rays. Be sure to read my Best SPF 30 Skin Sunscreens post for the best sunscreens.
Indeed, no one wants to be the victim of mosquito’s. This bug spray will do the trick. Not only does this spray keep away the mosquitoes; but it is also completely “Deet Free”. No doubt, this will be your go-to spray for whenever you or your kids are outside.
No matter what type of picnic you’re having; you need something to transport the cutlery, food and drinks in. So, if you’re camping or hiking; this large picnic basket will keep your food hot or cold for up to 12 hours. In addition, this basket has plenty of compartments to hold your food as well as all the Summertime picnic essentials needed to have your party go off without a hitch.
Another great picnic basket is the one below. This is the perfect picnic set for a couple or to bring with you for a double date. In this basket, you will find everything from a blanket, bottle opener, cutlery and picnic supplies sure to make your day or night romantic.
Of course, most picnics are about the food. But, don’t forget about being outdoors. You may want to bring a kite, frisbee or ball. Moreover, the paddle ball set below is perfect to tote to any beach or camp site.
In summary, your summertime picnic essentials are the ideal accessories to create a fun day with family and friends, or a romantic date activity with your significant other. Hence, if you want to make it a romantic date night; you can also bring a light up candle and flowers. Don’t forget the wine.
As always, I welcome your comments.