Looking for some fun baby shower games? Check out this list of baby shower game ideas for a riotously good time the next time you host a baby shower.
Baby Showers are a celebration of life and as such deserve to be planned with that in mind.
There is absolutely nothing wrong with sharing a few words of wisdom with the mom to be, and obviously, everyone enjoys seeing all the adorable baby things as they’re unwrapped.
But a celebration should be full of laughter and fun too! So why not add a few of the 15 hilarious and fun baby shower games? You’ll have every guest enjoying themselves, nurturing existing friendships, and making new friends, all while blessing the mom-to-be.
See our post on diy baby shower gifts if you’re stumped for gift ideas!
Fun Baby Shower Games Your Guests Will Actually Want to Play
Baby shower games are notorious for making guests groan when they’re announced. That’s why we decided to go out and gather up a list of games that guests will actually have fun participating in.
My Water Broke!
That’s what your guests will be screaming as they melt their ice cubes to get the little baby figures inside.[wprm-recipe-roundup-item link=”https://www.partygameideas.com/my-water-broke-game-for-baby-showers/” name=”My Water Broke Baby Shower Game” summary=”My Water Broke, the game that challenges guests to melt their ice cube and free the baby inside. Grab rules, instructions, and variations.” image=”-1″ image_url=”https://www.partygameideas.com/wp/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/WaterBroke.jpg”]
Name That Poopy!
Alright, this one is a little gross, but it’s also pretty fun once you get past the poo idea. Melt candy bars inside diapers, and have guests guess which kind is in each diaper.[wprm-recipe-roundup-item link=”https://momspotted.com/2011/03/poop-the-hilarious-fun-baby-shower-game.html” name=”POOP Hilariously Fun Baby Shower Game” summary=”Are you looking for a fun baby shower game? This game of POOP is the perfect game for your guests! Which diaper can you guess right?” image=”-1″ image_url=”https://momspotted.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/03/poop2.jpg”]
Make a Baby Baby Shower Game
Playdough babies is another fun game. Provide little canisters of playdough and cupcake liners for your guests to mold their own babies. Have prizes for the cutest, ugliest, weirdest, etc.[wprm-recipe-roundup-item link=”https://www.mabelandmoxie.com/Baby+Shower+Games+You’ll+Actually+Want+To+Play” name=”Playdough Babies” summary=”Channel your inner sculptor with this fun baby shower game. It’s one that your guests will actually WANT to play!” image=”29915″]
Guesstimate Mom’s Belly Size
Alright, so you’ll need to feel out the guest of honor to see if she’s comfortable with the “Guess how big Mommy’s waist/belly is” game. Some women like it, and some don’t, but it can be lots of fun.[wprm-recipe-roundup-item link=”https://vintageyall.wordpress.com/2014/02/19/baby-its-cold-outside-baby-shower/” name=”Baby Shower Ideas” summary=”Inspiration for everything baby shower related, including some games that the guests will enjoy playing!” image=”13655″]
Baby Food Taste Test
Feed the baby is fun for coed showers. Provide samples of several different types of baby foods, but hide the labels.
The guests try each one to see who can guess the most correctly. And it’s just no fun if you don’t put some real stinkers in there like spinach (which, oddly, was my baby’s favorite) or beef.[wprm-recipe-roundup-item link=”https://www.parents.com/baby/shower/games/fun-baby-shower-games/?slide=slide_639d26a2-52b8-456a-860e-44f244f81365#slide_639d26a2-52b8-456a-860e-44f244f81365″ name=”20 Fun Baby Shower Games” summary=”A new mama better know her nursery rhymes! Test the knowledge of the mom-to-be (and her guests) with this fun nursery rhyme trivia game. Watch this quick video to get the easy how-to instructions.” image=”-1″ image_url=”https://imagesvc.meredithcorp.io/v3/mm/image?q=85&c=sc&poi=face&w=1800&h=942&url=https%3A%2F%2Fstatic.onecms.io%2Fwp-content%2Fuploads%2Fsites%2F38%2F2018%2F05%2F12232517%2Fshutterstock_762391612.jpg”]
Diaper Toss Game
And here’s another fun coed idea: a diaper toss! If you’re looking for an easy baby shower game, this is it.
It’s a skill every parent needs to learn anyway, because who has time to walk all the way to the trash can when you’re bleary-eyed and exhausted?[wprm-recipe-roundup-item link=”https://karaspartyideas.com/2012/01/potty-party.html” name=”Diaper Toss Game” summary=”Perfect potty party! Food, fun, and games – plenty of ideas!” image=”-1″ image_url=”https://karaspartyideas.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/potty-party-pink-blue-boy-girl-diaper-decrations-cake-ideas.jpg”]
Perfect Bobbing for Apples Variation
Instead of bobbing for apples, try bobbing for bottle nipples instead. Even kids can join in this game![wprm-recipe-roundup-item link=”https://easyday.snydle.com/baby-shower-games.html” name=”Baby Shower Games ” summary=”Baby showers are one of the most wonderful events that can be hosted or participated in. The games can make or break the event – try these tried and true favorites!” image=”13668″]
Diaper Fashion Challenge
Have a crowd of fashionistas? Try the diaper fashion challenge! Have guests attach as many diapers as they can to their clothes. Choose winners based on the number of diapers or creativity for the “outfit”.[wprm-recipe-roundup-item link=”https://www.playpartyplan.com/20-hilarious-baby-shower-games/” name=”20 Best Ever Baby Shower Games ” summary=”The most fun baby shower games ever! Tons of unique baby shower games, creative baby shower games, and more to keep your guests laughing!” image=”13656″]
Don’t Cross Your Legs!
In this game, everyone gets a clothespin at the beginning of the baby shower, and if other guests notice someone’s legs crossed, the pin is taken from that person. Some people are really competitive and observant with this one![wprm-recipe-roundup-item link=”https://www.catchmyparty.com/photos/1898293″ name=”Pretty In Pink Baby Shower Party Ideas ” summary=”Here’s a game that will provide loads of laughs for the entire guest list!” image=”-1″ image_url=”https://photos-cdn.catchmyparty.com/PL/photos/0189/8293/002.jpg”]
Don’t Say Baby!
This game is the same as the crossed legs game above, except instead of looking for crossed legs, you listen carefully and take pins from people who say the word “baby.”[wprm-recipe-roundup-item link=”https://tulamama.com/dont-say-baby-game/” name=”How To Rock Your ‘Don’t Say Baby’ Game” summary=”The ‘Don’t Say Baby’ Game is very popular and one of the easiest baby shower games to set up. There’s very little preparation involved; It’s a fun baby shower game! ” image=”-1″ image_url=”https://tulamama.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/Social-Games-Images30.png”]
Tinkle in the Pot Game
To play Tinkle in the Pot, guests place large balloons under their shirts and ping pong balls between their knees to waddle over to the jars and drop them in.
It’s a hilarious game, and if you’ve ever been pregnant yourself, you know just how real that waddling is in the last trimester.[wprm-recipe-roundup-item link=”http://birdsandsoap.com/2011/10/shes-about-to-pop-some-more.html” name=”“She’s About to Pop!” Baby Shower” summary=”Use these fun ideas to give that little baby’s mama a shower she won’t forget!” image=”13662″]
Baby Jeopardy Printable Baby Shower Game
My favorite baby shower game has to be Baby Jeopardy. Behind each post-it note is an answer, and your guests have to come up with the correct question.
You may need to divide guests into teams to make sure everyone is included.[wprm-recipe-roundup-item link=”https://tulamama.com/baby-jeopardy/” name=”The Easiest & Cutest Baby Jeopardy With Answer Key” summary=”Baby Jeopardy is always a hit at Baby showers because it’s fun and competitive. Tulamama’s baby shower jeopardy follows the same rules as the Jeopardy you see on tv – but with a ‘baby’ twist.” image=”-1″ image_url=”https://tulamama.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/Baby-Jeopardy.png”]
Draw the baby
Of course, you have to make it more challenging than that! Provide each guest with an index card and a marker. The cards are placed on the forehead while everyone tries to draw a baby.
Have everyone sign their cards so you can look back at them years down the road![wprm-recipe-roundup-item link=”https://funcheaporfree.com/bird-themed-baby-shower-ideas/” name=”Bird-themed baby shower ” summary=”It was easy, fun, and beautiful. So enjoy this post full of bird-themed baby shower ideas, and see how we pulled it off…on a dime, naturally :)” image=”13663″]
Blindfolded Diaper Change
The blindfolded diaper change game separates the old pros from the newbies! It’s a lot of fun, and it never hurts for the Mom and Dad to join in to fit in a little practice before the baby comes.[wprm-recipe-roundup-item link=”http://apothecakery.blogspot.com/2011/08/carni-baby.html” name=”Ultimate Baby Shower Ideas” summary=”Last weekend I had the pleasure of throwing a baby shower, and it turned out so well that I just had to share these ideas to help you throw your next baby shower!” image=”13660″]
Babies Against Parenthood
Ever played Cards Against Humanity? It’s hilarious. And this Babies Against Parenthood version is just as fun. It’s a free download, so make sure you get it![wprm-recipe-roundup-item link=”https://theecofriendlyfamily.com/babies-parenthood-game-free-printable/” name=”Babies Against Parenthood Game” summary=”Like Cards Against Humanity, but more PG13? This game is fun for baby showers or a late-night with parent friends.” image=”-1″ image_url=”https://theecofriendlyfamily.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/08/Babies-Against-Parenthood.jpg”]
I hope you loved these awesome and creative ideas for baby shower games!
Think of a baby shower like a birthday party. You want the guests to enjoy themselves but most of all, you want the guest of honor to know that she has a cheering section behind her supporting her as she begins this crazy parenting journey.
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