Be it fish and chips on the beach or a stroll through a nature reserve it provides the perfect place to sit back and relax.
We have rounded up some picnic spots you may want to enjoy (if the weather is nice). So throw a blanket in a bag, make some sandwiches and pack some crisps and enjoy all nature has to offer.
Where is your favourite picnic spot in Sussex? Is it in the list? If not let us know.
5. Egerton Park, Bexhill
Duck pond in Egerton Park, Bexhill, which has been awarded the Green Flag Award from Keep Britain Tidy.
6. Alexandra Park, Hastings
Alexandra Park is Hastings largest formal park 44 hectares (109 acres) stretching for 2.5 miles through the heart of the town. Picture: Google StreetView
Photo: Haywards Heath
7. Knepp Castle Estate, Horsham
Knepp Castle Estate is well known for its pioneering rewilding project using free roaming grazing animals to create new habitats for wildlife.
8. Nymans, Handcross
Run by the National Trust picnics are welcome in the garden at Nymans, with its romantic ruins, stone archways and tree-lined avenues, surrounded by lush green countryside. Picture: Steve Robards