for stringing lights to your awning. Go to Walmart in the Office Supplies aisle and pickup "Badge Holder Clips". The plastic part can go around anything and the metal part will clip to the awning. They are dirt cheap $1.99 for 12.
DIY awning cover: Make an economical protective cover for a roll up awning WHEN TRAILER IS STORED at home. Use two section of black corrugated black drain field pipe without holes. Use a battery saw and cut a two inch section out the length of both pipes. They snap over the rolled up awning, blocking hail and sun light.
LED light strips. Another pinner said, "Put these on our awning and LOVE THEM! Very easy to install (has adhesive) and lots of choices for color combinations and flash pattern. About $30 for a 16' strip."