Picnic is a nice excuse for bringing people together to the outdoor to relax in the cool breeze. Eating a leisurely light dinner at a nice picnic table at a nice family park on a pleasant day is very much fun. However, picnic does not have to be complicated or tiresome especially for those who are packing items for the outdoor fun. One of the most difficult things is packing the picnic furniture due to its size along with other accessories which are needed.
If it’s picnic weekend for your family, you should rather think about the things you will want to do to have fun out there instead of the stuff that needs to be packed. Picnic time does not mean having to pack and haul a standard sized picnic table for the family, because now there are folding picnic tables which are very light weight, they can be carried to anywhere at any time without bothering about the weight. Though there are folding wood tables which are good for the outdoors, but I suggest you consider investing on metal folding tables because they are very light weight, inexpensive and easy to carry around.
When you have a nice picnic folding table set with chairs, you will never have to sit cross-legged on the cross or have to put up with the back ache which is resulted on sitting on the floor. Serving meals to the family is also easy when you have a portable picnic table for the outdoor, and keep in mind that it is not just one time investment only. You can take the table to anywhere you go with the kids, even the picnic table will come handy to the kids during their camping weekends of the schools.
Folding picnic tables can be used for casual events as well. They may have in built chair sets which open as bench seating with the unit. If there are chair seating attached to the portable outdoor picnic table then the size will be a big larger than the standard size set but overall it has more seating space to offer along with the table on which you eat meals outdoor with your family. Just make sure that your folding table is sturdy enough for long time use.
To open the table you need to pull out the legs of the bench and when you are done, just fold it back , it will fold into suitcase-size containers. Folding picnic table can be packed in a container along with other camping gears and accessories such as grills, disposable plates and glasses and paper towels etc. You can figure it out yourself. There are an array to color and shapes to choose for portable outdoor tables, if you do not love metal ones, there are the designs with metal tubing and plastic in the designs. The table tops could be simple or textured one. If you want your portable outdoor table to stand the test of time then you need to make sure that it is stain proof and water proof. Some portable picnic tables are made of recycles plaster, which makes them a good and sturdy product for routine use. These tables can be laid for serving meals during BBQ parties, craft camping, tail gate parties, birthday parties, outdoor baby showers or wedding showers events.