Picnic Day 2019 photo collage

Picnic Day is a longstanding UC Davis tradition to showcase the great breadth and excellence of all that UC Davis brings to the community of Davis and beyond. The 106th Picnic Day, scheduled for April 18, 2020, was canceled to protect the health and safety of all participants on our campus and in the community.

Virtual Picnic Day

Virtual Picnic Day flyer

The Picnic Day Board of Directors announced a #VirtualPicnicDay will be held in lieu of an in-person event. Celebrate UC Davis Picnic Day on Facebook and enjoy videos from past Picnic Day events from the comfort of your home, all in one convenient place.

Engineering Through the Years

The College of Engineering has always had a big presence on Picnic Day. Enjoy the photos below for a trip down memory lane. What is your favorite Picnic Day exhibit? Share your favorite Picnic Day memories by emailing engineeringalumni@ucdavis.edu.

  • 1965
  • Picnic Day 1965
    Picnic Day 1965
  • 2012
  • Picnic Day 2012
    Picnic Day 2012
  • 2015
  • Picnic Day 2015
    Picnic Day 2015
  • 2017
  • Picnic Day 2017
    Picnic Day 2017
    Picnic Day 2017
    Picnic Day 2017
    Picnic Day 2017
    Picnic Day 2017
  • 2018
  • Picnic Day 2018
    Picnic Day 2018
    Picnic Day 2018
    Picnic Day 2018
    Picnic Day 2018
  • 2019
  • Picnic Day 2019
    Picnic Day 2019
    Picnic Day 2019
    Picnic Day 2019
    Picnic Day 2019

Picnic Day 2021

We hope you will join us at next year’s Picnic Day on April 17, 2021. We look forward to welcoming Engineering alumni back to campus to celebrate excellence in engineering and milestone anniversaries for the classes of 1966, ’71, ’76, ’81, ’86, ’91, ’96, ’01, ’06, ’11 and ’16.