5 Picnic Recipe Ideas


Spring has arrived and summer will be right around the corner, which means it is time to get outside and enjoy the changing seasons. Our beautiful 127-acre property is the perfect place to have a picnic, whether you are visiting us during the day, or attending one of our concerts. We rounded up some of our favorite recipes that are not only easy to make, but will quickly become some of your favorites!

1. Melon and Prosciutto Skewers from Simply Delicious

This simple and easy recipe is a great staple for your picnic. Now you can have both savory and sweet in one!

2. Tuna Nicoise Sandwich from Always Ravenous

This recipe is so popular among CNC staff that it quickly became a fan favorite at our concerts last year. Plus, it is easy to make!

3. Texas Style New Potato Salad from She Wears Many Hats

Because every picnic needs a potato salad with bacon.

4. Israeli Couscous Salad with Smoked Paprika, Tomatoes, and Mozzarella with A Hint of Honey

We love recipes where you just combine all the ingredients and viola, you are done!

5. Softbatch Cream Cheese Chocolate Chip Cookies from Averie Cooks

You didn’t think we’d skip dessert did you? This cookie recipe just makes us want to start baking!


Do you have a favorite recipe? Share with us! Be sure to take photos of your picnics and share with us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.


The Mission of the Chattahoochee Nature Center is to connect people with nature. Learn more at www.chattnaturecenter.org.