Summer Picnic Inspiration

Gloucestershire, August 2018

With the glorious weather set to continue now is the perfect time for summer picnic, we were delighted when our client invited us to “The End of the World” to host just that for 30 of their close friends and family.

Arriving via 4×4 to the remote location, guests were welcomed to an exceptional panoramic view that stretched across the heart of the Gloucestershire countryside. Providing the perfect backdrop for the evening and amusing entertainment in trying to guest the landmark.

From the moment guests arrived they were treated to a hand picked selection of vintage wines and champagnes, each chosen to compliment the delicious food that had been sourced and prepared locally. Dining on straw bales and tartans rugs, this summer picnic was the ultimate rustic and relaxed occasion.

Fresh and vibrant salads accompanied salmon and meat platters, followed by a sharp lemon tart and sweet apple pie. As the children tucked into ginger bread men we offered a selection of exquisite cheeses and further wine.

Whilst their parents were able to relax in the sensational sunset, we ensured the children were entertained with giant games, yummy pizza and a hay bale pirate ship.

With the memorising views and a cappella band nestled amongst wild flowers, you’d be forgiven for mistaking our summer picnic retreat for the South of France.

As evening fell we continued with the ambient music and were on hand with fluffy blankets to keep guests wrapped up warm. With

You can read about our other events this summer in our latest portfolio pieces!

If you’re feeling inspired to host a picnic or garden party then check out our blog about creating the perfect party – from food and drink on arrival to achieving the perfect decor and styling, we’ve included all our top tips for making a memorable and fun summertime event.