Baby showers are parties where everyone should be able to have loads of fun with the soon-to-be parents. While creating the right sort of decor and atmosphere for the shower, as well as finding a delicious baby shower cake, are incredibly important, you will also need some games to play at a baby shower to ensure your guests are having heaps of fun. This is exactly why you need some games to play at your baby shower, to make sure your party doesn’t get boring. While you want your games to be entertaining for all the guests, you will also want them to be similar in the theme of the party. We have collected 25 of the funniest baby shower games ever for you to browse through and find the perfect baby shower ideas!
1. Diaper Pong – A Creative Twist on Beer Pong
Baby showers are renowned as parties, where you don’t drink alcohol. So instead of playing a game such as beer pong, play something pregnancy-friendly, such as diaper pong. Instead of having to aim for glasses of beer, you will have to aim for diapers which are stuck on a wall. You can place prizes in each diaper, and whoever manages to throw their ball into one of the diapers, they will receive the prize which was inside.
2. Feeding Your Guests – Funny Games to Play
Here’s a fun game to play with your guests! Feeding them baby food! Draw a large cartoon of a baby with their face cut out. Your guests will be able to put their own face in this cut-out part. All they will need to do is put on a blindfold, or some glasses from which they can’t see, and with the help of another guest, they will have to eat baby food. Spooning them baby food, while they are not able to see anything might prove to be trickier than it looks!
3. Spin the Baby Bottle – An Abundance of Activities
Everyone used to play spin the bottle in high school when you were given either a truth or a dare which you had to do. Now let’s combine this fun game with a baby shower and you get to spin the baby bottle! Instead of the game containing immature truths and dares, all the activities you need to do will match the theme of the party. For example, you can put tasks in, such as reciting a nursery rhyme or singing a lullaby. This is an awesome game that everyone is guaranteed to love!
4. A Diaper Change Race – Funniest Baby Shower Games Ever
Becoming parents, even though is a rewarding feeling, is a difficult task in many aspects. You will have to constantly be watching the newborn baby’s needs. Changing a baby’s diaper is just one of the things you will need to do, in order to keep the baby clean and happy. For the guests to understand what it means to change a diaper, organize a race for them. A diaper changing race! Use plastic baby dolls for the race. Whoever finishes first will receive a prize!
5. Pin the Sperm on the Egg – Unique Baby Shower Games
We all used to play pin the tail on the donkey at parties when we were younger. Since we’re talking about a baby shower though, make sure the game is similar in theme. Instead of pinning a tail on a donkey, have your guests pin a sperm on an egg. Create the board yourself on which your guests will have to pin the sperm cell. You can create the sperm and egg out of some sort of fabric, such as felt.
6. A Guessing Game – Baby Memories
Here’s a great game, which includes the help of all your guests! Before the day of the baby shower, ask all your guests to send a picture of themselves, when they were still a baby or a young child. Place these pictures next to each other on a board, number them and then have all your guests guess who is on which picture. This will be a fun activity for your guests to play and will also help them in getting to know each other better. Whoever guesses the best out of everyone can receive a prize!
7. Playing with Pacifiers – Games to Play at a Baby Shower
There are so many fun games to play at a baby shower and here is just one of them! Get a multitude of plastic pacifiers, and place them all on a table. Have your guests hold a chopstick in their mouth and they will have to try to place each pacifier on the chopstick. They will not be allowed to use their hands for this activity, only their mouth, which will make it all the more fun!
8. Guessing the Prices – Know Your Facts
Find out which one of your guests knows the most about baby products! Grab some baby products and place them on a table. Write up each product’s price on a price tag. Mix the price tags on the table and have your guests guess which product is attainable at which price. While this guessing game is a lot of fun, it’s also information on how much baby products cost!
9. Tinkle in the Pot – Hilarious Baby Shower Games
Here’s a hilarious game to play at your baby shower! You will need ping pong balls, glass jars and balloons. The guests will have to place a balloon under their shirt and a ping pong ball between their knees. They will have to waddle down to a glass jar and drop the ping pong ball in it. Succeeding in this is a lot more difficult than it looks! The aim of the game is to drop as many ping pong balls in the jar as you can under one minute.
10. Crap Happens – Funny Ideas with Chocolate Bars
Here’s a funny game to play at your baby showers. We all know “crap happens” when babies are around. Have your guests guess the crap! Not actual crap of course, but in the form of melted chocolate bars. Place melted and mushy chocolate bars in diapers, and have your guests guess which one is which. Whoever gets the most correct will win a prize!
11. Blindfolded Idea – Funniest Baby Shower Games Ever
Make sure the dads and men have fun at the baby shower as well! Have them change diapers in blindfolds. This will prove to everyone which dad has the most experience in changing diapers! Get a baby doll for this game on which everyone will be able to change a diaper or two. This game will also be great practice for the father-to-be!
12. Sperm Cornhole Toss – Outdoor Baby Shower Game Ideas
If it’s going to be good weather during your baby shower, make sure your guests will get the change to play something outdoors. Everyone knows the cornhole toss, where you have to throw bean bags into a hole. All you will need to do is transform the bean bags into sperm cell shapes. Then your guests will have to throw them into the hole provided.