10 Unique Types of Patio Lights to Hang from Your RV Awning

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What is RV camping without some cute lights hung from your RV patio awning or along the RV slide of your camper? Here are some options to brighten up your patio and add a bit of personality to your campsite!

Need a way to hang your string lights?

These plastic hangers clip along the edge of your awning and are a great option because they won’t rust. If you don’t have an awning, you can hang lights directly on the side of your camper with these adhesive hooks!

1. Classic String Lights (Solar Powered)

To kick off this list, here are some traditional Edison-style LED string lights for those who like the classic look.

Brightech Ambience Pro Solar Powered Outdoor String Lights, 27 ft Commercial Grade Waterproof Patio Lights, 12 Edison Bulbs, Shatterproof LED Solar Christmas String Lights - 1W LED, Soft White
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Brightech Ambience Pro Solar Powered Outdoor String Lights, 27 ft Commercial Grade Waterproof Patio Lights, 12 Edison Bulbs, Shatterproof LED Solar Christmas String Lights - 1W LED, Soft White
  • Ideal Solar Outdoor Lights: 27 ft long durable Chistmas string lights with 12 LED lights and detachable solar panel with on/off switch located on the back. 20" between bulbs, 6' from solar panel to the first bulb. The lighted portion is 20 feet. LED bulbs last 20,000 hours and solar panel is rated at 1,000 charge lifespan (can last approximately 2.5 years). Direct sunlight is best for a full charge, though you can get some use from charging in indirect light.

These string lights are solar-powered, which makes them perfect for when you’re camping without electrical hookups. They are easy to hang on your patio awning without having to worry about running an extension cord to a power outlet.

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2. Sparkly Globe Lights

If you like the classic look but want something a little more unique, these twinkly lights (also solar-powered) are just the thing.

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3. Pink Flamingoes

Classic in their own way, nothing says “living the dream” like these cute, kitschy flamingoes. You can get these pink flamingo lights here.

4. Nautical Buoy Floats

These pretty lights would make the perfect addition to an RV decorated with beach-themed decor.

Nautical Fishing Float String Lights, Beach Themed Buoy String Lights Set of 10 Multicolor String Lights for Indoor Home Decor and Outdoor Patio Decorations
  • 【G50 Fishing Float Buoy Nautical String Lights Beach Decor for Home】:The incandescent bulb is warm white of adding a soft,relaxing ambience feeling to your ocean decor in summer evening. Beach themed outdoor electric buoy lights is great stuff beach decorations for home, nautical bathroom decor and under the sea party decorations outdoor

5. String of Chili Peppers

These chili pepper lights create a south-of-the-border vibe and especially perfect for anyone who loves spicy food.

Cinco De Mayo Decorations Chili Pepper String Lights,13.6FT Chili Pepper Light String with 35 Multicolor Chili Pepper UL Listed Warm White for Outdoor Indoor Kitchen Garden Patio Mexican Party Decor
  • Multicolor Chili Lights: 35 mini incandescent light bulbs inside green, yellow, red plastic chili peppers. Each bulb 0.42 Watt, 14.4 Watts per patio string lights. Can be hanging chili pepper lights outdoor, such as restaurant, windows, porches, patios, pergolas, parties and backyard BBQ.

6. Patriotic Flags

These waterproof American flag-inspired lights would be perfect for a fourth of July camping trip, or for any time of year!

GOOTHY 4th of July Lights 8.5F American Flag String Lights, Patriotic Lights with 10 Mini American Flag Lights, Plug in 4th of July Decorations Lights for Indoor Independence Day Party Memorial Day
  • ✨4th of july decorations string lights: 8.5Ft American flag string lights with 14 mini incandescent bulbs (4 spare), Each bulbs 0.84W, classic American flags lights conbine with mini incandescent lights glow warm and pleasant atmosphere, enhance the patriotic holiday atmosphere.

This brand of lights offers multiple other styles, like red lanterns, flip flops, beer glasses and more.

7. Pineapple Lights

These adorable pineapple lights will have your patio looking extra tropical!

Or if you want more color, these glass pineapple lights look cute!

Vigdur Pineapple Fairy String Lights with 10 Multicolor Bulbs Connectable Waterproof Decorative Indoor String Lights for Christmas Party Birthday Wedding Festival Bedroom Outdoor Patio
  • 【10 colored Bulbs & Connectable】The total length of the pineapple fairy string lights is 11 feet with 10 colored bulbs.The end-to-end connection allows this patio lights to decorate a larger area.

8. Globe Lanterns

Colorful yet classy. You can get these lights in different colors and themes too!

9. Moroccan Style Balls

These solar-powered Moroccan-inspired lights create a beautiful lacy pattern of light against whatever they’re shining on. They’ll sparkle in the sunlight as well, since they’re a shiny gold color.

2 PC Solar Moroccan String Lights Outdoor Waterproof 35.6 Ft 60 LED, 8 Lighting Modes Globe Fairy Lights, Solar Powered String Lights for Garden Yard Gazebos Camping Party Holiday (Warm White)
  • Unique hollow globe design: Amorous feelings of classical, ornament the room or event by the small shiny golden balls at the daytime and turn them on at night to add some charm and romance. 60 lovely golden metal balls of the outdoor solar lights string waterproof with delicate pattern, starry warm white lighting with an exquisite shadow, creating a cozy and festival mood for your home.

10. Retro Camper Lights

This list would not be complete without these “Happy Camper” lights!

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  1. Always enjoy your tips about the RVs, have already used a few in ours, for saving space. Looking forward to hearing more from you!

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