18 Adorable Outdoor Summer Food & Drink Essentials

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Sure, hitting up a rooftop or open air bar is a safe option for a fun summertime evening. But that type of group gathering can quickly get crowded, expensive, and predictable. What about an outdoor activity that's a little more charming, cheap, and unexpected? We're talking about campfires — and not the kind that you have to hike far into the wilderness and sleep in a tent for (don't worry, we're not sadists). The kind that you can host and toast in your very own backyard or even on a nearby beach bonfire. Because when we grown sick of the city bar scene, it might just be time to throw it back to the childhood vibes of summers past.
Ahead we've rounded up 18 cute camping (or glamping!), outdoor eating and imbibing essentials that will be sure to bring the marshmallow roasting, hotdog toasting, and canteen sipping kumbaya. Now all you need to do is gather a group, assign out some supplies, and pick your night! Note: Actual singing of Kumbaya is optional.
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Stillhouse's canned whiskeys are ideal for fireside pours and sips — not to mention this peach tea flavor has a kick of summery sweetness.

Stillhouse Peach Tea Whiskey, $26.99, available at Total Wine.
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This medium-sized, foldable, and wooden table beauty is ready for toting into the woods or onto a beach.

String Light Table in a Bag, $46, available at Food52.
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No need to worry about picking up separate supplies, Whimsy & Spice's gourmet and homemade s'mores kits are ready for toasting, roasting, and munching.

Whimsy & Spice S'mores Kit, $18, available at Etsy.
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Once you've polished off that bottle of wine (or several), pop these LED stoppers in for some instant outdoor mood lighting.

Urban Outfitters LED Light-Up Cork Bottle Stopper, $15, available at Urban Outfitters.
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Take hot dog roasting to the next level by adding a handful of Wildwood's flavored smoking chips to your coals.

Wildwood Grilling Smoking Chips Sampler, $21, available at Food52.
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Let the sticks lie and toast up your dogs and marshmallows with these rustic-chic skewers.

Rome Industries Marshmallow Skewers, $24, available at Food52.
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Pair your fireside whiskey sips with a handful of these savory snacks (classic turkey jerky and rosemary-date chicken jerky).

The New Primal Free Range Poultry Jerky Trial Pack, $13.95, available at The New Primal.
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Now you can bring a biodegradable keg to your woods or beachside gathering!

Urban Outfitters Watermelon Keg Tapping Kit, $20, available at Urban Outfitters.
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Let this little fish handle all your slicing and popping beverage needs.

Axel Brechensbauer Fish Pocket Knife & Opener, $25, available at Uncommon Goods.
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No campfire is complete without and ample assortment of popcorn kernels.

Amish Popcorn Library Popcorn Kernel Pack, $39.95 (12-pack), available at Williams Sonoma.
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These colorful silicone wine glasses are ideal for stuffing into a bag and bringing where ever the night may take you.

NeekFox Silicone Wine Glasses, $12.99 (set of 4), available at Amazon.
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Clip one of these to your belt loop for spicing up that hotdog you might be munching on later.

Sriracha Sriracha To-Go Bottle Keychain, $8, available at Urban Outfitters.
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This Vapur flexible carrier fits an entire bottle of wine — so you can leave the breakable glass behind.

Vapur Vintage Flexible Wine Carrier, $10.86, available at Amazon.
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Pop up your kernel collection with this old-fashioned fireside iron.

Rome Industries Old Fashioned Popcorn Popper, $30, available at Food52.
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Nothing quite says summer like a watermelon cooler bag — stock this one up with ice and your canned rosé.

ban.do Watermelon Cooler Bag, $32, available at Urban Outfitters.
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Pick up a pack of Una Lou's canned rosé of Pinot Noir for special (and portable) campfire toasts.

Una Lou Canned Rosé of Pinot Noir, $40 (4-pack), available at Una Lou.
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Shake up a batch of campsite craft cocktails with this handy, sealable mason jar.

W&P Design Mason Jar Cocktail Shaker, $39, available at Urban Outfitters.
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No need to balance a cutting board and cup on your knees — just stake this bamboo creation into the ground for secure slices and sips.

Uncommon Goods Bamboo Wine Table, $22, available at Uncommon Goods.
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