Pin the Bindi
Basically you are blind folded and you stick the pacifier or bindi on baby face , Fun game. Link . To indianize it , just take pack of bindi instead of pacifier , Bindi is really cheap , you can get hundreds for 5$ . Kinda keeping the Indian tradition
Mango Lassi or Pani puri eating drinking competition
You serve mango lassi in these small sippy cups or these cute milk bottle ( 4 for 2$ ), Everyone has to suck the lassi , who ever finishes it first wins , Its fun because it hard to suck lassi from small openings . You can also have pani puri competition , Anyone who finishes most panipuris in one minute wins .
For party with drinks you can pour beer etc .
Tie these balloons to mens stomach ( as pun to make them look pregnant ) and race them , Put a lemon in between legs 🙂
How big is my Mammi
Guests guess mom-to-be’s tummy size by cutting off a length of sash, Here is link to buy this sash.
I am helping with my friend Sachin and Neelaxi baby shower and this game is definately going to be there , Will post pics
RULES : Anyone who do not get it right within half feet get a punishment
- You will carry that sash in your back pants like animal tail for rest of the party
- You will have to tie that sash over your forehead for rest of the party
Identify the chocolate
So we played this game last week , Put some melted chocolate in diapers and teams have to identify the chocolates just by smelling , I messed up hosting by asking everyone to taste and let me know what kind of chocolate it is
Basically wife or team are given a toilet roll to wrap to their team members, then you have to run and whoever is able to keep toiler roll diaper wins
Spit the Pacifier
Recently our friend KP came to visit us and he mentioned that his wife is at a baby shower and playing game of spitting , Basically everyone get a pacifier and you have spit it out and see who can spit out the farthest . Pretty interesting 🙂
Paper Planes Competition
Give everyone a piece of paper to make paper plane, the ones we used to make in India when we were kids ,Someone whose plane goes farthest wins , To make it more baby friendly and right for occasion , they can add suggested baby names on the planes .
Madhuri Dixit or Shahrukh Khan
Everyone writes on piece of paper what bollywood star he is going to be when he grows up , Mother then answers the question , Who ever gets it right , wins.
Photo Booth Props
Technically its not a game but this is very entertaining part of the party to have host wear different props and take pictures, Its a must .
Not sure what game to buy or play , Just go with these baby shower party game kit which includes 4 to 5 games , enough for 24 guests .
Here is link to other game kits
Baby Shower Ball Toss Game
Here is what we played at one of the her friends baby shower , Just a warning for desi folks who are very shy, this game has some dares that my offending .
Most of the cards were questions are about soon to be mom … Host reads each card outloud and then every person wrote down answers, Whoever matched Mother to be’s answer got a point for that question.We played the entire game, no having to wait for their turn, so no one got bored or distracted, Lot of fun , Was a hit among other boring games .
Guess the Girth
All you need is this body measuring tape ($2) , piece of paper and pencils, You measure mommas girth , Everyone writes their name and their guestimated girth size and puts in a box ,
Who ever gets close wins and gets a prize .
Baby shower Bingo
Bingo is always fun , This baby shower twist is fun and appropriate for the occasion
. Keep some nice give aways and crowd would be interested till end , I have a very generous friend who gave out like 100$ gift cards , Everyone was into the game 🙂
Here is the link to the game
Baby Price is Right
This is kind of fun game where you put stuff on table or have pictures of baby stuff such as strollers etc , Guests write down the price and people with most correct guesses wins .
Advice Cards Game
Baby Picture Match
This is kind of fun for everyone not just the host and mom , Everyone is requested to bring their baby picture , Everyone gets a chance to match the baby picture with real person , Anyone who gets most guesses , wins .
Did I hear baby
This game is just a variation of other adult party games we play , every one gets 2 to 3 clothespin at the entrance , ( You can get these 48 Pack for 5$),
Every time they say baby and someone else hears them, that person can take their clothes pin. The person with the most clothes pins at the end of the party wins a prize.
Baby Shower Scramble
This game is pretty much baby theme scramble , I found this game very tough and could get only 2 correct , I am anyways terrible at all games:) , We were given 7 minutes for the game
As usual guy with best memory wins