Picnic Recipes

Pack the perfect picnic for your next lunch or dinner outing. Pick from our delicious selection of sandwich recipes, portable desserts, and light salads.

Staff Picks

15+ Picnic Side Dishes for Outdoor Summer Meals

Get outside and enjoy warm summer weather with a traditional picnic lunch or dinner.

30+ Picnic-Friendly Easter Recipes

Weather permitting, there's no reason you can't host Easter lunch or dinner in your back or front yard.

No-Risk Picnics

Use these simple safety tips when you pack your picnic basket or cooler to avoid the risk of food-borne illness.
By Compiled and Edited by Anne Cain, R.D., Senior Food Editor, MyRecipes.com

A Memorial Day Picnic

Memorial Day weekend marks a time when you get out of the house and find a lush piece of grass to set up a picnic with family and friends.

Inspiration and Ideas

United States of Sandwiches
From the regional shrimp po'boys to the nation-wide Sloppy Joes, here are some of America's best sandwiches.
15+ Best Pasta Salad Recipes
These picnic-perfect pasta salads are made for summer.