Picnics by Emelle’s

Need a little nosh?

Let Bard’s Official Caterer take care of your group with delicious picnics. There are options suited to every budget and taste with vegetarian and gluten-free alternatives! Book your group’s picnics up to 48 hours* before a performance and have them delivered to the Bard site, ready for when you arrive.

*Orders for Sunday evening performances must be in before 4pm on Friday afternoon.

Groups of 10 or more receive a 5% discount on Bard Picnics from Emelle’s Catering.

Please note:  Alcohol not purchased at Bard is prohibited on site. The Bar offers a selection of red and white wine plus draft beer and ciders for purchase.


Online booking is available for our 2020 Season. Click the “Order Now” button below. Picnic orders must be submitted no later than 2 business days prior to show date.

Will’s Lite Bite

$12 per person

  • Wild about salmon & lemon chutney 1/2 salad sandwich triangle
  • Crunchy veg & edamame hummus
  • London fog shortbreads

Vegetarian alternative – shredded carrot & chickpea sandwich
Gluten free alternative available add $1

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Mid Summer Supper

$20 per person

  • Anise rubbed roast pork loan with crunchy rainbow slaw, onion jam, pickled mustard seeds
  • Spinach savoy salad with edible flowers and ginger lime cilantro dressing
  • Wild blueberry cheesecake gallette-style hand pie

Vegetarian alternative – roasted fennel & brie with crunchy rainbow slaw & onion jam || Gluten free alternative available add $1.50

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Henry’s Medieval Tableaux

$22 per person

  • Cornmeal & sundried tomato crusted buttermilk marinated chicken pieces
  • Orange zest for life spiced green beans
  • Bowtie pasta with green olive sauce
  • Rhubarb strawberry pandowdy

Vegetarian alternative – cornmeal & sundried tomato crusted tofu steaks || Gluten free alternative available add $1.50

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    Paradise Feast

    $24 per person

    • Honey garlic seared pacific ling cod
    • Szechewan spiced julienne veg & sobe noodle salad
    • Broccolini & shiitake sesame salad
    • Black pearl chocolate cake with ginger wasabi ganache

    Vegetarian alternative – veggie spring rolls with mango ginger dipping sauce || Gluten free alternative available add $1.50

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    A Labour of Love for Two Graze Box

    $70 per box

    Charcuterie with select local cured meats, sausage, artisan cheese, pickled vegetables, spreads & dips, crunchy breads, crisps, fresh fruits & nuts

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