Need ideas for fun baby shower games? Look no further. We’ve rounded up the best baby shower games and organized them into categories for your planning convenience.
Silly baby shower games
If your guests will enjoy sniffing “dirty” diapers, creating masterpieces out of modeling clay, or bobbing for nipples, check out these ideas for baby shower
games that are silly
and a little bit irreverent. You’re likely to end up with some good stories – and even better photos!
Inexpensive baby shower games
Inexpensive and simple baby shower games
are just the thing if you’re on a budget or don’t have much time to plan. For some of these you don’t even need materials or props, and all are low-cost.
Baby shower guessing games
Everyone loves the thrill of a
good guessing game
. From baby food mysteries to baby picture matching and nursery rhyme trivia, indulge your guests with one of these fun games.
Energetic baby shower games
Expecting a lively, active crowd up for getting out of their seats and moving around? Consider bottle bowling, pacifier spitting, doll tossing, and other
energetic, entertaining games
Sentimental baby shower games
These take a little prep work, but
featuring details specific to the mom- or dad-to-be are always a hit. You could also consider having your guests help make an ABC book or another sentimental keepsake for the new baby.
Baby shower word and trivia games
Word scrambles, trivia, memory, and other
are great for guests who don’t mind a little friendly competition but would rather stay seated.
Baby shower name games
Who can resist the fun of baby name games? Check out our collection of
, including guessing the meaning of guests’ names, brainstorming baby name ideas, testing guests’ knowledge of celebrity baby names, and more.
Gift-opening baby shower games
are a great way to keep guests involved and entertained for the whole shower. Who could get bored during a round of Baby Gift Bingo, That’s What She Said, or The Gift of Advice?
Baby shower door prize games
Read through these creative and cute ideas if you’re planning to have
door prize games
at the shower. Some require a bit of forethought, and some are an absolute snap.
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