Warm evenings, friends, delicious food, and cold drinks mean the outdoor dining season is here in SoIN! Enjoy your meal while taking in a beautiful view of historic downtowns, the Ohio River, wooded parks, or the Louisville skyline! 

If you are like me and want to enjoy a nice meal and feel comfortable, you have that option! Grab a bite at a restaurant offering outdoor seating or carry out from one of these SoIN favorites and enjoy it picnic style! 

Patios in SoIN

Upland Brewing - Couple

Upland Brewing Patio
Upland Brewing Co. 

Game on the River

GAME on the River

FaiDodos Patio

FaiDodos Patio


Fresco Jeff 

Fresco Jeff

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Fresco Tea Bar, Jeffersonville Location


Wine Shop New Albany Patio

Wine Shop

Baer City Winery 

Baer's City Winery


union gameyard

Union GameYard
Union Restaurant & GameYard


Front entrance to the Agave & Rye in New Albany, IN 

Agave and Rye
Agave & Rye


The Exchange 

The Exchange Patio
The Exchange Kitchen + Pub


OUTCAST fish & oyster bar
OUTCAST fish & oyster bar 


Floyd County Brewing

Floyd County Brewing
Floyd County Brewing Company


Huber's Patio
Huber's Orchard & Winery


The 1894 Lodge Patio
The 1894 Lodge


Parlour Pizza


Kingfish on the River


Joe Huber's
Joe Huber's Family Farm & Restaurant


Boomtown Patio 

Boomtown Patio
Boomtown Kitchen


O'Shea's Pub


Pearl Street Tap House
Pearl Street Taphouse


Fuzzy's Patio
Fuzzy's The 15th Club, Food & Spirits


Picnic Spots

Picnicking tips: 

1. Bring your own tablecloth (and take it with you when you go)

2. Make sure you have the proper utensils

3. Look for shady spots

4. Alcohol is not permitted at some parks. Check first to see what the rules are. 

5. Keep SoIN beautiful! Don't forget to remove your waste after you're done.


NoCo Arts & Cultural District Murals
NoCo Arts & Cultural District - Jeffersonville


Jeffersonville Riverstage
Jeffersonville Riverside


Bicentennial Park family fun
Bicentennial Park - New Albany


Big Four Station Park
Big Four Station Park - Jeffersonville


Visitors overlook the water at Ashland Park in Clarksville, IN
Ashland Park - Clarksville


Falls of the Ohio Picnic Table
Falls of the Ohio State Park - Clarksville 


Charlestown State Park
Charlestown State Park - Charlestown 


Deam Lake Beach
Deam Lake State Recreation Area - Borden


Lou piquenique

Huber's Picnic

Make your SoIN picnic experience extra special by booking a themed picnic with Lou PiqueNique. Whether celebrating a special moment with friends at the park, an at-home gathering with a loved one, or a small gathering before a big event or at the office — they will curate a beautifully themed picnic spread and colorful charcuterie board full of delightful nibbles to match the moment. 

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