Picnic Planner

What's your idea of the perfect picnic? Whether it's foie gras and Chardonnay at a secluded site or just a bucket of fast-food chicken at a neighborhood park, here's where to spread your blanket and fill your basket--plus some backup plans.

Updated: June 18, 2001


Carson Street Deli

1610 E Carson St, Pittsburgh, PA 15203

Pack a sandwich on the go.

Uncle Sam's Submarines

210 Oakland Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Philly steaks don't go cold in the summertime.

Mcginnis Sisters Special Food

3825 Saw Mill Run Blvd, Pittsburgh, PA 15227

Stop for great groceries to fill your picnic basket.

Enrico's Tazza D'oro

1125 N Highland Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15206

Picnic Spots

Ohiopyle State Park

PO Box 105, Ohiopyle, PA 15470

Trek out to spend a day rafting or relaxing.

Moraine State Park

225 Pleasant Valley Rd, Portersville, PA 16051

Trails and woods to get you one with nature.

Point State Park

101 Commonwealth Pl, Pittsburgh, PA 15222


1478 Mill Run Rd, Mill Run, PA 15464

Frank Lloyd Wright's famous domicile.

Schenley Park

Oakland/Squirrel Hill, Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Beach yourself on this Oakland hill.

Rain Checks

Princess Bowling Lanes

540 Weyman Rd, Pittsburgh, PA 15236

A PBA stop that suits the common bowler, also.

Carnegie Science Center

One Allegheny Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15212

The largest area theater has a show for everyone.

Dave & Buster's

180 E Waterfront Dr., Homestead, PA 15120

Phipps Conservatory

1 Shenley Park, Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Flowers and plants that bring the great outdoors inside.