1. Pin the Pacifier on the Baby
There seems to be no shortage of these games, whether you want cute, silly or funny. It’s easy and everyone can play this game. This game is self explanatory. Just hang up the poster with the baby’s face. Blindfold your guests and let them try to put the pacifier on the baby’s face. Whoever gets closest to baby’s mouth wins!
2. New Mommy Advice Cards
This gives the guests a chance to write out tips for the mommy-to-be. You can lay them out on the tables and it will give people something to do while sitting there. Or you can send them along in the baby shower invitations for guests to fill out ahead of time. it will be fun for the mom to be to save them in her baby shower guestbook or baby book.
3. Baby Lotto
Ready to play baby lotto?
A fun game for guests as everyone loves scratch off lottery tickets! Just hand them out to your guests at game time. Each set comes with a number of lotto tickets. Hand them out to each guest, have them scratch it, In each package there will be one winner. Make sure to have a prize ready for the lucky winner!
4. Measure Mommy’s Tummy
Have guest fill out a piece of paper with how many centimeters or inches they think mommy’s tummy is.
Whoever is closest wins a prize!
When each guest arrives give them a clothespin to wear. When a person that has a clothes pin says the word “baby”, the first one to catch it, gets that person’s clothes pin. The one with the most clothes pins at the end of the shower wins. It’s fun to see how how hard it is to not say “baby.”
You will need several diapers diapers, and just as many different candy bars.
Ahead of time write down all the names of the different candy bars and number them. Then microwave the candy bars in separate bowls for a couple seconds to melt chocolate enough to be able to spread it in each diaper. Write the coordinating candy bar number on the outside of the diaper so you can keep track of what diaper had what candy bar in it.
Give each guest a pen and a small piece of paper and pass around all the diapers. Guests can smell, touch, or taste the “poopie” to guess what kind of candy bar is in each diaper!
Have guests fill out these questionnaires to see who knows the Mom-to-be best. Just hand out a card to each guest. Each card will have fun questions like what color are mommy’s eyes, what color shirt is the mom to be wearing, or how old is mommy? Whoever guesses the most right answers wins a price! You can get Who Knows Daddy Best cards too!
8 Baby Shower BINGO
Everyone loves Baby Shower BINGO! Just hand out a card and a pen to each guest. Have them fill out each blank space with a guess on a what the mom to be will get for gifts. Example: Stroller, diapers, baby socks…
As the mom to be opens gifts, guests mark off their correct guesses. Whoever gets a straight line first wins!
Good Baby Shower Prizes
- Fancy Coffee or Tea Baskets
- Hand lotion, bath bombs, soap and body wash are always gratefully received.
- A lovely scented candle or aromatherapy oil with a burner.
- A gift certificate for gas or a department store
- Gift certificate for a pedicure or manicure.
- Shower Towel and Soap Basket
- Stationery kits with stamps included