If you’re here, it’s because you’ve been planning a lovely baby shower for a newborn on the way. Usually, throughout the event there will be certain things that will be happening, like for instance, food and drinks, opening gifts, cutting the cake, and games! Games are fun and keeps everyone doing something, laughing and having a nice time, there are many types of games depending the baby shower you’ve chosen to celebrate.
We’re going to give you the ultimate list of baby shower games, so you just have to go out and buy the elements and not stress out about creating your own. Because in between the decorations, food, drinks, the cake and maybe even the gender reveal logistics, oh, and invitations! You might be a little bit overwhelmed and reading a bit about silly, baby shower games you want to organize for your guests might be just what you need. So grab a bottle of your favorite drink and read through these fun games your guests will love to play.
Choose the games depending on your baby shower, like mentioned before. For instance, if you’re having a baby shower only for the gals or throwing a diaper party for the guys, or maybe it’s a very traditional yet intimate baby shower. It will be up to you which of the games you’d like to play depending on what the shower’s theme and overall feel it has. Are you ready to begin?
These are 65 super fun baby shower games your guests will be stoked to play.
1. Decorate a Block
This is a fun game and it’ll get you thinking. You can also play it with a stopwatch to see who draws more pictures on the block corresponding to the letter.
How to play: You can take turns, or you can have everyone play at once. This is also a very fun game if you’ve invited children to the shower as well.
What you’ll need: Blocks and colors.
2. How Big is Mommy’s Belly?
This is a very fun, traditional game that is usually played in showers!
How to Play: You can take turns guessing how big mommy’s belly is.
What you need: All you need is some string or yarn, and if you want to, a cute little sign you can set up anywhere in the house for your guests to see. You can even keep tally on these as well.
3. Baby Shower Bingo
This baby shower bingo is super fun, the one that completes a row gets a price! You can set up different baby shower themed prices for your guests to win.
How to play: Like any Bingo game.
What you need: You can print out any Bingo sheets without going through the hassle of making your own or thinking about what to write on it. It’s fun and it’ll get your guests in a competitive, yet fun mood!
4. Baby Shower Candy Bar Game
5. Who Knows Mommy Best?
Mommy is special too, and we’re celebrating her as well! She’s the star of the show in the baby shower and needs to be showered with love.
How to play: Ask questions about who knows her best.
What you need: You can come up with your own questions and categories, or simply print one out and get playing!
6. Spin the “Bottle”
You can play spin the bottle, but with a twist for a baby shower.
How to play: You can have your guests do certain actions if they spin the bottle and they can take turns. If they don’t want to do something that’s written on the game, then they need to do something else. This is basically how spin the bottle works, except for a baby shower you’d ask them to sing an embarrassing lullaby!
What you need: A bottle and a sign.
7. Pop the Belly!
This one combines the fun of a game as well as the gender reveal!
How to play: Inside each balloon, there are watercolors in either pink or blue which will match the baby’s gender. Guests and parents (if they don’t know) can play together taking shots at the balloons until hitting the right one which reveals the gender. This game you can play outdoors, because it’ll surely be a mess!
What you need: Paint and balloons.
8. When Will the Baby Be Born?
This is when things start getting interesting.
In this game, guests get to bet on mommy’s due date and know when the baby will arrive! How to play?
How to play: Each guest will need to put in a “buck or two” into the lot and put their money on the closest date. Put up a calendar and have your guests put in their names, after that, the date is revealed and the closest date wins the lot!
What you need: A sign and basket for bets.
9. The Price is Right Baby Shower Edition
The price is right is so much fun! Do you have guests who know absolutely nothing about babies and how much each of the elements cost? This is your time to teach them a thing or two about pricing.
How to play: Simply put out a whole bunch of baby products and have your guests try to pin the “right price” onto everything and see who wins!
What you need: Price tags and products.
10. Pacifier Hunt
This pacifier hunt is perfect if you’re celebrating the baby shower in the outdoors as you’ll have so many more options to hide! But, it’s still good if you’ll be playing inside the house or the venue.
How to play: This is very similar to an Easter hunt, where you have to scout for eggs. In this case, it’s pacifiers and whoever finds the most, wins a price!
What you need: Pacifiers