10 Fun Baby Shower Games to Make Your Celebration Memorable!

Baby Showers don’t have to be those boring events of old where everyone sits around and watch the expecting mother open presents. Whether you’re celebrating the impending arrival of a little one or simply enjoying the sunshine, these backyard baby shower games are sure to keep everyone entertained!

Baby Bottle Bowling:

  • Transform your backyard into a bowling alley with this adorable baby shower game.
  • Line up empty plastic bottles as bowling pins and let guests take turns rolling a baby bottle (or a small ball wrapped in baby-themed paper) to knock them down.
  • Award prizes for the highest score or most pins knocked over.

Diaper Derby:

  • Get ready for some hilarious diaper-changing action.
  • Divide guests into teams or pairs and challenge them to diaper a doll as quickly as possible. It is way more fun if you blindfold the players or have them spin around 3 times!
  • The first team to successfully diaper their doll wins!

Baby Photo Guessing Game:

  • Bring a touch of nostalgia to your baby shower with this guessing baby shower game. It’s even better if you ask everyone to bring an embarrassing baby photo!
  • Display the photos on a board or clothesline.
  • Guests write down their guesses of who each baby is, and the person with the most correct answers wins a prize.

Pin the Pacifier on the Baby:

  • Put a twist on the classic game of Pin the Tail on the Donkey.
  • Blindfold guests, spin them around gently, and have them try to pin a paper pacifier on a picture of a baby.
  • The guest who gets closest to the baby’s mouth wins!
  • Pin the pacifier on the baby can be found on Amazon here!
Pin the pacifier on the baby

Baby Bingo:

  • Add a competitive edge to gift-opening time with this crowd-pleasing game.
  • Have guests mark off the items as the mom-to-be opens her gifts and the first guest to complete a line or a full card shouts “bingo” and wins a prize!
  • FREE Baby shower bingo cards can be found here!

Onesie or Diaper Decorating Station:

  • Set up a station with plain white onesies and an array of decorating supplies like fabric markers, paints, and stickers.
  • Guests can design unique onesies for the baby-to-be, creating memorable keepsakes for the mom-to-be.
  • Writing funny messages on diapers for the parents to see in the middle of the night can help ease the pain of no sleep!

You can find a box set of baby shower games including Guess Who, Predictions, Bingo, Pictionary and many more on Amazon here!

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Games To Keep the Guys Entertained

Need to entertain the husbands and guy friends that don’t necessarily want to be at a baby shower?  Here are a few baby shower games that will get the competitive juices flowing!

Diaper Darts:

  • Hang a large diaper on a target board. Step back and see who can knock down the most targets.
  • Bonus points for the farther away from the board you stand!

Baby Bottle Relay:

  • Get the party moving with this energetic relay race.
  • Divide guests into teams and challenge them to race while holding a baby bottle filled with a drink of their choice.
  • The first team to finish the race  and chug the baby bottle drinks!

Baby Price Is Right:

  • Create a list of baby items and their prices. Guests have to guess the total cost of all the items combined. The person with the closest guess without going over wins! Printable version can be downloaded here!
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Diaper Pong

Diaper Pong

BONUS: Combine all of these games into a Baby Shower Olympics to keep everyone engaged the entire time! If you need more games check out our list of the 63 best outdoor games!

Remember to have fun prizes for the winners. We found bottles of champagne, mini spa kits, and gift cards are always a hit to get people playing! Let us know if you have any great baby shower game ideas or how the games work out for you!

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