Introduction: Picnic is a pleasant diversion. It breaks the monotony of life. It brings one’s daily life to touch of variety. It carries us away from our daily existence place to the different world. It may be said that the touch prose of life with the charm of poetry. It releases the joy held down by the burden of duties and responsibilities. Hence it feeds us a refreshing tonic.
Kinds of a picnic: Picnics are of various kinds. One may have a picnic with one’s family. This is not very common in Bangladeshi households. Here domestic life seems to have no scope for occasional excursions. The relationship between parents and children, between brothers and sisters, too often becomes lifeless. Outing in the open air, away from the monotonous family life is, therefore, always amusing. Another kind of picnic is with friends. This is far more common to us. Students of schools and colleges as well as members of clubs and institutions often organize this type of excursions. For a large party of friends to go out somewhere and enjoy some short of mobility must be pleasant.
Stages of a picnic: A picnic has four stages. The first stage is planning. After this is there should be discussed with the plans in advance which creates happiness in anticipation. Next comes preparation. One must arrange conveyance, collect utensils and food commodities. Usually, there is a division of labor and responsibilities. the burden has to be shared equally. Some are to bring one thing some is to bring another. Finally, there is the return journey. Things have to be packed up carefully. the days of festivity is properly rounded off by exercises-of responsibilities.
Conclusion: A picnic is not for those who want everything to be tidy and orderly as at home. it is the paradise of the amateurs. He who cannot allow for petty lapses and misadventures will find picnics irritation. Only those who are able to accommodate themselves easily to discomforts they will really enjoy a picnic.