17 Stunning Outdoor Lighting Ideas for Your Backyard

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The summertime is the perfect time to display these stunning outdoor lighting ideas.

When the warm weather comes around, I love spending time outdoors, especially in my backyard.

Below I’ve included 17 outdoor lighting ideas that would be perfect for your backyard.

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Solar Mason Jar Lights

If you would like to display mason jar lights outdoors, solar mason jars are just what you need.

These lights would look great hanging on your fence or sitting on a patio table.

Get the lights from Yi Lighting.

SOLAR MASON JAR LIGHTS

Dog Paw Lights

If you’re a cat or dog lover, I think you’ll love adding paw print lights to your front or backyard.

Get the lights from Glam Hobby.

DOG PAW LIGHTS

Garden Owl’s

These garden owl’s are perfect for bird lovers. These owl’s will add a great touch to your garden or backyard decor.

Get the lights from Glam Hobby.

GARDEN OWL'S

Garden Party Lights

As the name suggests, these lights are absolutely perfect for your next garden party. However, they can be used for many other outdoor purposes.

Get the lights from Perfect Holiday.

GARDEN PARTY LIGHTS

Vintage Lanterns

These vintage style lanterns are the perfect addition to your outdoor decor. From porch decor, garden decor, to front door decor, these lights would look great anywhere.

Get the lights from Destiny’s Lab.

VINTAGE LANTERNS

Cracked Glass Globes

These cracked glass globes are stunning. They would look wonderful in your garden, placed along a walking path, and more.

Get the lights from Destiny’s Lab.

CRACKED GLASS GLOBES

Sunflower Lights

Not only would these sunflower lights look awesome in your backyard, but they would also make a great housewarming gift.

Get the lights from 2BFFS.

SUNFLOWER LIGHTS

Paper Lanterns

These Japanese style paper lanterns are perfect for backyard events such as engagement parties, baby showers, and family barbeques.

Get the lights from Ginew.

PAPER LANTERNS

Table Top Deck Torch

This table top deck torch is made from hand-blown glass, which gives it a great antique feel. You can fill this torch with citronella to keep the mosquitos away.

Get the lights from H. Potter Marketplace.

TABLE TOP DECK TORCH

Extra Long Fairy Lights

If you need a lot of fairy lights, these extra-long fairy lights are perfect. Use them for your deck, garden, or even to wrap around a tree.

Get the lights from One Step Timers.

EXTRA LONG FAIRY LIGHTS

Glowing Mushrooms

These lovely glowing mushrooms are handcrafted , so each one is unique and one of a kind. These mushrooms would look great in a flower garden.

Get the lights from Browersmith.

GLOWING MUSHROOMS

Watering Can Fairy Lights

I find this outdoor light idea to be so creative. This fairy lights watering can would be perfect for your garden decor.

Get the lights from One Step Timers.

WATERING CAN FAIRY LIGHTS

Hanging Jute Fairy Lights

These hanging fairy lights are made from natural jute fiber netting. Use a mason jar to display tea lights or fairy lights.

Get the lights from Fancy Ropes and Roses.

HANGING JUTE FAIRY LIGHTS

String Light Pole

Spice up your patio ambience with stringed lights. This pole is perfect for stringing lights throughout your backyard.

Get the pole from H2Owners.

STRING LIGHT POLE

Wine Bottle Cork Lights

I’m a big fan of these wine bottle cork lights. With these lights, fairy lights are connected to a faux wine cork. You simply place the cork in any wine bottle of your choice. What a great easy and quick DIY lights project.

Get the lights from The Custom Wood Art.

WINE BOTTLE CORK LIGHTS

Bulb String Lights

I love bulb string lights because they’re easy to install and look great. These particular lights are solar-powered, which is definitely a plus.

Get the lights from Touch of Eco.

BULB STRING LIGHTS

Firework Lights

Brighten up your garden, backyard, or event with firework style lights. These lights are solar-powered and shine brightly and beautifully at night.

Get the lights from DIY Perfection.

FIREWORK LIGHTS