21 Simple Easy Picnic Food Ideas


Picnic food ideas just got a delicious upgrade with our easy picnic recipes and portable picnic snacks. Discover the joy of outdoor dining with summer picnic basket ideas, featuring everything from healthy picnic meals to picnic finger foods that everyone can enjoy. Don’t forget to pack some picnic desserts to go, alongside refreshing picnic drinks. Explore quick picnic lunch ideas, gourmet picnic food, and eco-friendly picnic sandwiches to make your next outdoor adventure a hit.

There are many picnic food ideas, but the best ones are quick and easy to make, fun, and perfect for kids.

For example:

  • Turn ice cream cones into cute dessert cups by filling them with whipped cream and chocolate chips—or even fruit!
  • Use sandwich bread as a pizza crust.
  • Make your own trail mix by combining pretzels, nuts, raisins, and chocolate chips in a plastic bag, then shake it up.
  • Pack yogurt in small plastic containers and top with granola or crushed graham crackers before serving.

If you’re looking for picnic food ideas, you’ve come to the right place.

They’ll fill you up without weighing you down and will put a smile on everyone’s face.

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Simple Easy Picnic Food Ideas

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21. Buffalo Chickpea Salad Sandwich

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20. Cracked Out Turkey Pinwheels

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19. Root Beer Pulled Pork Sandwiches

easy slow cooker root beer pulled pork

18. Jalapeño Popper Chicken Salad

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17. Slow Cooker Hawaiian Chicken

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16. Berry Cantaloupe Salad

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15. Wild Rice Three Bean Salad

three bean wild rice salad easy recipe

14. Broccoli Cauliflower Salad

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13. Classic Memphis-Style Coleslaw

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12. Baked Beans

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11. 5-Ingredient Strawberry Salsa

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Easy Foil Packet Meals

Easy Foil Packets For The Oven

Best Foil Packets For The Grill

10. Mexican Corn Dip

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9. Cowboy Caviar

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8. Meyer Lemon Meringue Pie

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7. Apple Hand Pies

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6. Strawberry Shortcake Kabobs

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Best Chicken Kabobs On The Grill

Best Chicken Kabobs

Easy BBQ Side Dishes

5. Banana Split Bites


4. Sonic Ocean Water

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3. Peach Tea


2. Fizzy Pineapple Punch

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1. Watermelon Lemonade

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Now comes the important question… Which picnic food ideas do you like the most? Please let me know in the comments.

Few more summer recipes!!!

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