Top 15 perfect picnic essentials

What you need to bring for your trip to the park

Picnic essentials

Picnics are a great way to spend a day with the family. Be sure to include these essentials in your basket.

Park packing list:


  • Antibacterial wipes
  • Beach towels
  • Camera
  • Cell phone
  • Comfortable hiking or athletic shoes
  • Frisbee, ball, kite, etc.
  • Hats/sunglasses
  • Insect Repellent
  • Insulated cooler
  • Moisture-resistant
  • blanket/ground cover
  • Small first-aid kit
  • Sunscreen and lip balm
  • Trash bags
  • Water bottles