Picnic Day

Picnic Day 2019

Picnic Day 2021 - Saturday, April 17

Picnic Day 2021 theme

Picnic Day is a longstanding UC Davis tradition that showcases the great breadth and excellence of all that UC Davis brings to the community of Davis and beyond. Each April, Aggies around the world celebrate UC Davis, and Aggie Engineers are no exception. Student clubs and teams, departments and the Dean's Office feature their latest and greatest for alumni and friends on Picnic Day.

The 107th Picnic Day will be hosted virtually with real-time and pre-recorded experiences. We invite you to join us in the engineering activities below and celebrate excellence in engineering!

Picnic Day 2021 Events

Coffee Lab Virtual Tour

Tour the Coffee Lab, a 1,200 square foot teaching laboratory entirely dedicated to coffee science. The Coffee Lab is primarily designed for use by undergraduates, with more than 1,500 students each year enrolled in one of the College of Engineering's most popular courses, ECH 1: The Design of Cof

AIChE Silly Putty Craft and Liquid Nitrogen Demonstration

​​​​​Kids will be able to follow along with the Silly Putty demonstration, which involves common household items, and enjoy being chemical engineers for the day. Then, they can sit back and marvel at the capabilities of liquid nitrogen.

Event link coming soon