West Austin couple launches pop-up picnic company

Bluebonnet Picnic Company provides picnic pop-ups with no setup or cleanup required by guests. (Courtesy Bluebonnet Picnic Company)
Bluebonnet Picnic Company provides picnic pop-ups with no setup or cleanup required by guests. (Courtesy Bluebonnet Picnic Company)

Bluebonnet Picnic Company provides picnic pop-ups with no setup or cleanup required by guests. (Courtesy Bluebonnet Picnic Company)

Husband-wife duo Franco and Hillary Coniglione began a new business venture Jan. 5 in the West Austin area to provide a safe, fun experience for families and friends amid the coronavirus pandemic. Bluebonnet Picnic Company creates luxury, pop-up picnic experiences for various events, such as Valentine’s Day, birthday parties, bachelorette parties, engagements and more. The company offers six picnic packages, which can include wine, live music, candles and charcuterie boards.

“Owning a business and serving our community has always been on our hearts; we can’t wait to see where this journey takes us,” Hilary said.


Bluebonnet Picnic Company serves the Lakeway, Spicewood, Bee Cave, Westlake, Dripping Springs and West Austin areas. Rates and details can be found on the company’s website. 508-340-3356. www.bluebonnetpicnic.com
By Amy Rae Dadamo
Amy Rae Dadamo is the reporter for Lake Travis-Westlake, where her work focuses on city government and education. Originally from New Jersey, Amy Rae relocated to Austin after graduating from Ramapo College of New Jersey in May 2019.


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