Published at Tuesday, October 16th 2018, 08:42:55 AM by Nathan Tremblay. Tableware. Should you choose to purchase good heavy plastic ware, you want that protected as well. The nice thing about technology today is that you can get plastic forks, spoons and knives that are sturdy, colorful, and can make your picnic experience enjoyable. They wash up easily, are lightweight, and of course come in a variety of colors. This is a great choice for your picnic supplies and equipment, you can actually purchase a full set of plastic tableware that matches in colors and styles.