Summer entertaining is all about heading outdoors, and we’re determined not to limit ourselves to the backyard or patio over these next few months! What better way to celebrate the start of the season than with a beach picnic? If planning this sort of shindig for a group of people sounds like a lot of work, fear not—we’re sharing some tips for simplifying the process so you can focus on relaxing and having fun!
1. Gather up your friends and decide on a location. Our editor Abby invited friends Christine and Hannah for an afternoon on the beach in Orange County. Be sure to pick a spot ahead of time near a recognizable landmark or entry point so that it’s easy for everyone to find each other.