Lights could also just go from one side of the house to a central thing over the table. Like if I make a chandelier thing, that can be where they are gathered in. We'll see what looks easiest with the house.
For a season, it seemed porch and patio swings were a thing of the past. If you did happen upon the occasional one, it likely looked like it was hanging around from days gone by. However, patio swings have made a comeback in many modern ways.