Just like any other party, the lively and engaging conversation makes the time fly away quickly; similarly that’s what makes the best baby shower party, too.
The best baby shower party is one in which guests are thoroughly entertained and excited, the lovely smile never leaves the face of a new mother, which is like a fresh breath of air.
And to achieve the entire above nothing does that better than a thoughtfully arranged baby shower games party which leaves the guests enthralled, and allows a new mother the much needed break after 9 months of pregnancy.
A successful baby shower party is one in which the baby shower games will leave even the most jaded of guests full of awe.
Scroll down for some of our recommended baby shower game ideas. These ideas are awesome and fun, so are you ready for having some fun?
Game #1 Guess the Baby Game
The first fun game that we have on our baby shower games list is, “Guess the baby Game.” It’s the most hilarious game that keeps guests entertained till the game begins and ends. For playing guess the baby game, you would have to instruct your guests to bring along their own baby photo when you send out an invitation to them.
Prior to starting the game collect all the pictures that your guests have brought along them. Once the game begins post the pictures around the room with numbers attached to each picture. Now distribute lists with numbers, blanked lists, each guest has to guess who is pictured in each photo.
Game #2 find the guest
The second game that we have on our list of fun baby shower games is, “Find the guest game.” Now this game needs a little preparation beforehand and requires your good memory. All you have to do is carefully look through your guest list and try to recall fun facts about each member and make notes.
Now type all the fun facts about each and every member without mentioning which fun fact belongs to whom. Print copies of the list and distribute the lists to the guests. Now as soon as the guests arrived, they have to indulge into a little talk prior to starting a game, to get to know a bit about each other in order to guess which fun fact belongs to which guest. The guest who get most of the answers right will be declared a winner.
Game # 3 What am i?
Make a card for each guest invited in the party with a baby item written on it such as dirty diaper, a pacifier, and feeder. As soon as guests arrive, pin their respective card on their back; make sure guests don’t take a peek on their cards. Now they have to play a guessing game by mingling with other invited guests by asking different yes or no questions in order to guess the item that’s written on their back. A guest who guess the item right will have the card unpinned and will be declared as a winner.
Game # 4 Mommy and Daddy’s Secrets
Now the fourth fun, yet touching, baby shower game that we have on our list is “Mommy and daddy secrets”. If you are looking for a fun filled, exciting and yet the most engaging baby shower game, you’re surely in luck. Make a list of twenty questions for both mom and dad. Ask mom and dad for answers to these questions, when you do that, make sure the significant other is not present in the same room.
The great questions included in the list can be, do you want a girl or a boy? What was your first thought when you heard the news of you going to be a daddy? What would you want your child to become once he/she grows up? How would you act on your daughter’s first date? How would you react when you have to change your baby’s diaper for the first time?
Once the quiz is over and answers are recorded, bring both into the room and make both the parents sit on the hot seat one at a time ready for interrogation.
Ask each partner to guess the answer to each question that was asked of them before presenting them to the audience to see who thinks the answer is correct. Everyone enjoys a great laugh and is a winner in this fun, lively game.
Game # 5 don’t drop the egg (baby) game
Ask your baby shower guests to decorate an egg to make it look like a like baby. They can use different decoration items for the activity such as food coloring, paints, artificial eyes, etc. Gather all guests and arrange a race in which each guest carries their egg (baby) on the spoon. The deal is they don’t have to drop the egg, whether they hold the spoon with hands or between the teeth. To avoid making mess of the place, you may use hard boiled eggs. The game is more ideal for outdoor areas; however one can still play it if they have a large hall indoor.
Game # 6 We’re having a baby!
As the name suggests, we are having a baby is another exciting and fun filled game. The game begins by splitting up guests into teams of four or five each. Each guest is given a balloon to blow. When you call “go” one person from each team must blow up a balloon as quickly as he/she can and put it under her shirt, until all the team members have balloons under their shirts. Now first member, using a pin has to pop her own balloon through the shirt, then the second team member, and so on. The first team to burst all the balloons wins the game. If you want to turn this game into more fun then you may ask the teams to bump their bellies again each other in order to rupture their balloons.
Game #7 Play Dough Babies
The last game we have on our list is Play dough babies. Get your guests’ creative juices flowing with this one. Give each guest a baking cup and different pieces of colored dough. Each guest is given a task to create the cutest dough baby within 15 minutes. You can provide your guests with fun accessories such as plastic knife, emoticons such as smiles to bring the artist in them. And, of course, it’s none other than a mom-to-be, who decides the winner after the completion of the game.
Making use of our recommended games will surely turn your party with lots of laugher and joy. The guests shall never forget this memorable baby shower party.