Happy National Picnic Month! And when we say “picnic,” we’re not talking about a few squished peanut butter and jelly sandwiches on an old blanket in the backyard. We’re talking full-scale, fancied-up, picnic EXPERIENCE! (Imagine if “glamping” met picnicking… Glam-picnicking?) To celebrate picnics in High Point this July, you have some really wonderful options for a perfectly delicious and picturesque picnic with your favorite people.
Get creative this summer with birthdays, date nights, anniversaries, or friend date by incorporating a picnic or charcuterie box from one of High Point’s great small businesses!
Lavender Picnic is what all of your Instagram dreams are made of. Owned and operated by High Point local, Victoria Rosalio and her niece, Jamie, Lavender Picnic’s goal is to create a one-of-a-kind picnic experience for the community. Victoria, a mom of four, and Jamie, a senior at High Point Central High School, both love seeing how happy their artfully designed picnics make their customers.
With a variety of picnic styles like Classic Soul and The Boho Picnic, Lavender Picnic can customize the experience to fit your own vision! From two guests to twenty guests, Lavender Picnic will take care of every detail, including games, speakers, décor, comfy seats, treats, and more! Book your picnic now!
The Blooming Board
At The Blooming Board, Brandi Crumley is bringing charcuterie boards to the next level! Not only does she provide charcuterie boards in a variety of sizes, she also provides fruit and veggies “grazing boards” – perfect for your party needs! While you can order the perfect board for your next get-together or event, you can also catch The Blooming Board at events all over the Triad.
At pop-ups, you can purchase individual or small boards for your table, plus you can usually find some of the sweet treats that Brandi makes custom for holidays and events. Chocolate-dipped pretzels and brownie cake pops? YES, YES, YES! Follow along on Facebook and Instagram to keep up to date on where to find The Blooming Board next.
The Gather & Graze Co.
If you’re looking for unique flavors and menu options for charcuterie, look no further than The Gather & Graze Co.! Founded and operated by Whitney Chaney, The Gather & Graze Co. offers boards like, “Sweet Dreams are Made of Cheese” and “Let’s Brie Friends.” Whitney, who started making boards as a hobby for her friends and family soon realized that the creativity and joy she found making boards was something worth turning into a business.
Gussied Up Picnics
With a background in event planning, Gussied Up Picnics owner and founder, Betty has a passion for making events something special and memorable for small groups looking for a unique experience. With a variety of set-up options, Gussied Up Picnics is sure to “gussy up” your next date night or small party! All you have to do is show up and enjoy your special moment.
Along with all of their picnic services, Gussied Up Picnics hosts a variety of events for the community as well, like their upcoming Daddy Daughter Picnic on August 29. With music, picnic food favorites, games, and photos, it’s an event dads and daughters will remember for years to come! To make sure you never miss a Gussied Up Picnics’ event, follow them on Facebook and Instagram!
Discover our High Points,
The HPD Team
Photography by Anna Danielle Photography