Get ready to host the most awesome baby shower for a baby boy!
Pamper the mom-to-be, create an amazing atmosphere for her to celebrate the new baby boy with family and friends.
This is a part two in the baby shower theme series. The post got so long with all the cool ideas that to make the page faster for you I split it in half.
You’ll find the first part in: A Guide to Baby Shower Themes for Boys.
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Baby Shower Themes for Boys
This is more than a list of baby shower themes. You’ll find here cool ideas for each theme to help you to get started on the beautiful task of hosting a baby shower.
Sometimes a theme might sound like a “blah” but then you see all the fun things you can do with it and it goes from blah to WOW!
- Life’s a Beach Baby Shower
- Slime Baby Shower
- Pirates Baby Shower
- Nautical Baby Shower
- Very Hungry Caterpillar Baby Shower
- Winnie The Pooh Baby Shower
- Safari or Jungle Baby Shower
- Elephant Baby Shower
- Vintage Toys Baby Shower
- Curious George Baby Shower
- Captain America Baby Shower
- Where the Wild Things Are Baby Shower
- Snowman or Winter Baby Shower
- Circus Baby Shower
- Mickey Mouse Baby Shower
- Farm Baby Shower
- Bun In The Oven Baby Shower
- Minions Baby Shower
- Ducky or Bath Time Baby Shower
- Harry Potter Baby Shower
- Race Cars Baby Shower
- Red Carpet – Hollywood Baby Shower
- Fire Truck Baby Shower
- Construction Site Baby Shower
- Lego Baby Shower
- It’s 80’s Baby Shower
- Sports Baby Shower
- Dr. Seuss Baby Shower
- Smurfs Baby Shower
- Cowboy Baby Shower
- Little Camper Baby Shower
- Rustic Little Boys Are Made Of Baby Shower
- Trains Baby Shower
- Royal Highness – Prince Baby Shower
- Laundry Day Baby Shower
- Candy Land Baby Shower
- Retro Diner Baby Shower
Themes 1 -20 in Guide to Baby Shower Themes for Boys (part 1)
21. Race Cars
Rev up your engines!!
Awesome fast-paced baby boy theme that will make your heart race from excitement.
You can have a blast with this theme! Make the tables look like race tracks, decorate the cupcakes with checkered flags, put race cars all over the place. Many ideas for baby shower decor for boys!
- Fuel Up Here – beverage or dessert table sign
- Bump Ahead
- Approaching the Finish Line
Race Car Baby Shower Food Ideas
Serve foods with fun labels:
- transmission fluid
- spare tires
- jumper cables
Race Car Baby Shower Game Ideas:
Play games like Guess the Baby Food and What’s in Diaper Bag from ABCDE Party. Fill in a jar with licorice wheels and ask the guests to guess how many wheels are in the jar.
Race Car Baby Shower Supplies:
22. Red Carpet – Hollywood
Celebrate the star of the coming show!
Invite the guests with fabulous A Star Is Born Invitations from Dream Baby Invites
The guests will walk the red carpet to the shower and have a picture taken in front of a fabulous backdrop. This unique baby shower theme will make everyone feel like a star.
Red, black and gold colors create a glamorous atmosphere fit for a Hollywood star.
Use movie slates as food labels or to display few fun facts of the mom-to-be.
Hollywood Baby Shower Food Ideas:
Serve star shaped cookies, spell Hollywood with cake toppers to make any cake ready for Oscars! Prepare a fancy platter of decorated chocolate covered strawberries.
Hollywood Baby Shower Game Ideas:
Play “Name that movie”. Show a glimpse of a movie or give a few hints. Or match the movie or tv show kid to the mom.
Another awesome version is Rock Star Baby Shower
Celebrate the new rock star with this fun-filled rockin’ baby shower theme for boys. Decorate venue with guitars, musical symbols and records.
Serve: pop rock candy, star shaped anything like cheese, sandwiches, watermelon; and microphone cupcakes
Where To Buy:
A Star Is Born Invites: Dream Baby Invites
23. Fire Truck
Fire trucks and Dalmatians. This party is on fire!
I found this cute fire truck decoration idea on Pinterest. This would be an awesome centerpiece for the gift or dessert table. For the other tables you could place fire trucks and dalmatians.
Fire Truck Baby Shower Food Ideas:
Serve a cake shaped like a fire truck or cupcakes with fun edible cupcake toppers. Place Twizzlers in a bucket for fire hoses and serve chocolate donuts as fire truck tires.
Fire Truck Baby Shower Supplies:
24. Construction Site
A super awesome baby shower for a tomboy mom. Truck loads of fun ideas to host this incredibly entertaining baby shower.
Buy toy construction vehicles:
- dump trucks
- front loaders
Other fun ideas for construction baby shower
- Fill the trucks with flowers and place on the tables as centerpieces. They would also make fun serving containers for food.
- Make little signs and hang them from the cranes.
- Adorn the gift and dessert tables with “caution” tape.
- Put a Gift Loading Zone sign next to the gift table.
- Attach a “tools” -label to utensils.
- Use tools as decorations
- Turn traffic cones into centerpieces.
Construction Baby Shower Food Ideas:
Either serve or use as party favors these awesome tool shaped cookies from CC by Clau. They look pretty cool. Adorn cupcakes with traffic cone fondant or “Baby Under Construction” cupcake toppers
Construction Baby Shower Game Ideas:
Since this is a construction baby shower it would be fun to build something together whether it is a simple craft or building and painting a dresser :).
Where To Buy:
Another boy baby shower theme that has something to do with building stuff.
Use lego houses, cars, and people as cute baby shower decor.
Lego Baby Shower Food Ideas:
Make Rice Krispies Treats in various colors to look like lego blocks. Bake brownies cut into various lego shapes, frost and place a few same color M&M’s on top to create the lego look.
Lego Baby Shower Games:
Many kids love legos and many of us parents have experienced the pain of stepping on legos.
Can you walk the lego fire walk?
Build a long low rectangle box and fill it with legos. Ask the brave guests to attempt to walk across the lego fire walk barefoot.
Lego Baby Shower Supplies:
26. It’s 80’s, Baby!
Exciting music and bright colors and all that rocking fun 80’s stuff will make this baby shower to be remembered.
Use tulle to make table skirts.
The Neon Flowers from Always In Blossom work perfectly as a colorful 80’s baby shower decoration.
Place Rubik’s cubes and snakes on tables for decorations or to be played with.
Other fun toys from the 80’s to be used as decorations include:
- care bears
- strawberry shortcake
- cabbage patch kids
- Mr. Potato Head
80’s Baby Shower Food Ideas:
Talking about Mr Potato Head, a fun food idea would be baked potatoes! Serve strawberry shortcakes and cupcakes with 80’s cupcake toppers.
Have a candy bar filled with popular candies from the 89’s: Skor, Runts, Skittles, Nerds, Cow Tales, Sour Patch Kids, AirHeads.
80’s Baby Shower Game Ideas:
Play 80’s music for name that tune game.
Guess who was a popular game in the 1980’s. Though this Guess Who: Mommy or Daddy from Adorably Allie is not exactly like the game from the past it is a fun baby shower game.
Other popular games included Monopoly, Trivial Pursuit, Hungry Hungry Hippos, Connect Four, Boggle and Pictionary.
Play a round of baby pictionary and baby trivia.
80’s Baby Shower Supplies:
27. Sports Theme
Welcome To The Team!!
A baby shower theme ideas for boys list would not be complete without the Sports theme.
Cheering for your favorite sports team is quite thrilling. And so will participating in this awesome baby shower.
Whether it is football, basketball, baseball or hockey or a combination of various sports this boy baby shower theme is surely exciting.
If the mom or dad-to-be has a favorite sports team use that as your inspiration. Decorate the place with the team colors and mascots.
The personalized pacifier makes also a fun baby gift for boys.
Sports Baby Shower Food Ideas:
Serve all the fun stuff they sell at the games: fries, hotdogs, ice cream, peanuts… Or make a cake pop “balls” to match the sport you have chosen. Serve melon balls, cheese balls, chocolate balls.
Sports Baby Shower Game Ideas:
Play games like guess the baby’s birthday, baby ABC, and bingo. Sign a basket ball or baseball. Decorate jersey’s for the baby.
Sports Baby Shower Supplies:
28. Dr. Seuss
“A person is a person no matter how small.” Dr. Seuss
A fun-tastic baby shower theme that is entertaining and cute.
Have fun with playful food and imaginative decorations.
Dr. Seuss Baby Shower Food:
Turn your cupcakes into Truffula Trees by decorating them with cotton candy. Just push a straw into cotton candy and insert into a cupcake.
Serve green eggs and ham pretzel bites (place a white candy melts on pretzel squares, put in the oven at 200F for 6-8min, take out and put a green candy on top), Hop on Pop popcorn, Cat In The Hat parfaits (red jello and cool whip layered in pretty glasses), Pink Ink Yink Drink (pink lemonade) and other creative baby shower treats.
Dr. Seuss Baby Shower Game Ideas:
Play a big B little b what begins with B-game. Give the guests a short amount of time to come up with baby or pregnancy related words that begin with B.
Create a Block Making Station with wooden blocks and images of lovable characters from Dr. Seuss books. A fantastic creative boy baby shower activity. The mom-to-be will be thrilled to put these baby blocks in the nursery. The block making kit from Books On Blocks will be a hit!!
Thank the guests for coming with fun favors such as Dr. Seuss bookmarks or delightful, colorful Thing 1 and Thing 2 popcorn from Pop Central Pop Corn.
You will put a smile on everyone’s face with this baby boy shower theme.
Where To Buy:
Colorful Lanterns and Pom Poms Set: Amazon
Dr Seuss Storybook Quilt: Carlene Westberg (this quilt is a amazing and can serve both as a backdrop for the dessert table and aas a wonderful baby shower gift.
Thing 1 and Thing 2 Pop Corn: Pop Central Pop Corn
Baby Block Kit: Books On Blocks
29. The Smurfs
These lovable characters entertained the children in the 1980’s and will entertain the mom-to-be and the guests.
It is easy to pick the color scheme for this baby shower: blue and white! Decorate the party with blue and white pom poms and lanterns. Use blue and white plates and cups.
The Smurfs Baby Shower Food Ideas:
Adorable Smurf Cake Toppers from Memento Cake Toppers will be perfect for this cute unique baby shower theme. Serve blue and white candies in glass jars. Wrap tulle around them.
The Smurfs Baby Shower Game Ideas:
This and so many other baby showers can be hosted on a budget.
The Smurfs Baby Shower Supplies:
Giddy Up! Jump on your horse and gallop to this awesome baby shower!
Many fun ideas for hosting this western theme baby shower like this cute “It’s A Cowboy” Banner from Ichabod’s Imagination.
- Cowboy boots for holding flowers
- Cowboy hats (use as centerpieces or as a fun alternative to a guest book
- Hay bales
- Horse shoes
- Bandannas (as banners, napkins, wrapped around vases)
- rocking horses
Cowboy Baby Shower Food Ideas:
Wow your guests with a horseshoe shaped cake or serve cupcakes with cowboy hat and boots cake toppers. Make marshmallow pops with cowhide print.
Serve cookies that are shaped like cowboy hats, horseshoes, boots, and horses. Prepare chocolate cowboy hats with these cool molds.
For an easy delicious main course make Cowboy Casserole. It is a crowd pleaser.
Western Baby Shower Games:
Decorate cute western style bibs! The bib set from A Crafty One LLC comes with six bibs fit for a cowboy. The guests can get creative and write or draw sweet messages to the baby.
If you have kids participating in the baby shower, they might enjoy a game of horseshoes.
And depending how far along the mom-to-be is you could do some line dancing or at least play good ol’ country music. Maybe play a round of “name that tune”.
This party will make you go Yeehaw!
Cowboy Baby Shower Supplies:
31. Little Camper
The best baby shower theme for the outdoorsy mom! She’ll feel so at home surrounded by all the fun adventurous ideas of this unique baby shower theme.
- Make the food labels look like tents
- “Take home S’more fun” tags for favors (which are S’mores ingredients, of course)
- Hiking boots for baby as a centerpiece
- Camping lanterns as decoration
Can you just feel the excitement of the great outdoors!
Little Camper Baby Shower Food Ideas:
Smores bar, trail mix bar, coffee bar…
Swiss rolls as “logs”, berries, pancakes, donuts work well with this baby shower theme.
Little Camper Baby Shower Games:
Play how many Gummy Bears in a jar and find the canoe – a scracth card game from Created By Us.
Write notes with fabric marker on these beautiful theme fitting fabric pieces. Send them to back to Crazy 4 Claire be sewn into a wonderful quilt for the baby. This blanket will be treasured by the mom.
Little Camper Baby Shower Supplies:
32. Rustic – Little Boys Are Made Of
What are little boys made of? Rifles, racks and deer tracks… a cute rustic wall art from June and Kate Home.
If the dad-to-be is a hunter he’d be thrilled to participate in this shower. Make it a rustic country style and it will be a shower that appeals to many.
What Are Little Boys Made of Food Ideas:
Adorn the cupcakes with wooden antler cupcake toppers from Thick and Thin Designs.
What Are Little Boys Made of Games:
Ask the guests to press their fingerprints on this tree wall art from Megan H Studio. The fingerprints will be the leaves on the tree. Really cute and unique baby shower activity.
Little Boys Are Made Of Baby Shower Supplies:
33. Trains – Baby Shower Express
Choo! Choo! All Aboard!
You’ll love these stylish train boarding pass invitations from Parties by the Bundle. The guests will be excited get on board the Baby Express.
Decorate with train tracks and trains. Make train cars out of baskets by attaching train wheels to them. Use as centerpieces.
Trains Baby Shower Food Ideas:
Serve treats from train cars and top the cake with this adorable train cake topper.
Trains Baby Shower Games:
Train painting station. What a great way to entertain the guests! They each get to participate in making this cute train set for the baby.
You could also customize this train set to fit your train baby shower theme. Use as a centerpiece on the dessert table or create a centerpiece for each table with a train car.
You might also like this fun travel theme baby shower idea!
Trains Baby Shower Ideas:
34. Royal Highness – Prince
Welcome the Baby Prince with this royal baby shower.
Royal blue and golden yellow are the perfect colors for creating an atmosphere fit for a king. The mom to be will feel like royalty surrounded by these beautiful baby shower decorations for boys.
The Royal Prince Centerpieces from Platinum Baby Showers are gorgeous!
Any Mommy To Be would love to wear this gorgeous Belly Sash from FlowersByCris. If she does not already feel like royalty this sash ensures that she will.
You can also use also crowns and scepters to create awesome centerpieces or decorations to put on the walls.
Royal Prince Baby Shower Food Ideas:
With blue and gold frosting, fondant, ribbons, and tulle any dessert can be fit for a royal prince.
Dip pretzel sticks in blue candy coating. Top with gold sprinkles and add a crown at the top. Or buy Royal Prince pretzel sticks from Cupcake Novelties.
Make crown, throne, and scepter shaped cookies and decorate with blue frosting and outline with gold. Fill bowls with blue and gold candies. Serve cupcakes with crown, royal or prince cupcake toppers.
Turn ordinary clear plastic cups into fancy creations with crown cutouts. Add a splash of color with blue striped paper straws.
Use cake stands for serving the cupcakes. Wrap a box or two with gold or silver wrapping paper to act as a stand for cookies or pretzels sticks.
Royal Prince Baby Shower Games:
How well do you know royalty? Match the baby with the royal parents.
Personalize oven safe mugs: Queen Mother, Queen of Everything, It’s Good To Be Queen, Queen of Coffee, Queen of the Office, Nap Queen etc.
Royal Prince Baby Shower Supplies:
Belly Sash: Flowers By Chris
Royal Prince Diaper Cake Centerpieces: Platinum Baby Showers
Crown Centerpiece: Amazon
Royal Prince Pretzel Sticks: Cupcake Novelties
Royal Prince Cookies: Sugar Pan Bakery
Crown Cupcake Topper: Big Dot Of Happiness
Oven Safe Mugs: Amazon
35. Laundry Day
Prepare the mom-to-be for all the laundry that is waiting for her!
But baby clothes do make cute decorations.
Prepare sock bouquets and onesie cupcakes to adorn the party area. Place this humorous laundry wall art from 163rd St DeSigns Co on the gift table.
At the end of the shower, gift all the cute clothes to the mom. She’ll love it!!
Laundry Day Baby Shower Food Ideas:
Serve sock or onesie or jeans inspired cookies. Make cute baby hat cupcake toppers.
Laundry Day Baby Shower Games:
Personalize jeans, t-shirts etc. for the baby with iron on patches. Or use fabric markers to write fun messages.
See who can hang up a laundry basket full of baby clothes the fastest.
Laundry Day Baby Shower Supplies:
Can’t get any sweeter than this! Giant lollipops, candy bar, candy topped cupcakes…
Follow the easy instructions for Giant Lollipops DIY.
Create a Candyland Walk with Duct tape or card stock.
Make big ice cream cones with lanterns or balloons to be placed around the party area. Adorn the tables with colorful tulle table skirts.
Put various colors of cotton candy in glass jars and use as centerpieces.
Candyland Baby Shower Food Ideas:
Well, what would go better with a candyland baby shower than candy bar! Serve various candies on pretty platters or jars. Push Dum Dums lollipops in a styrofoam ball to create a fun candy ball.
Just look at these creations! The cutest Candyland mini cakes from Dips Cake Pops. Maybe these are something you can put together yourself but I know I certainly could not. An adorable dessert for a baby boy shower.
Candyland Baby Shower Games:
Put candy in a jar and play Guess how many in the jar.
Test your knowledge of candy with candy trivia. Form teams or handout everyone the game and see who gets most correct.
So many fun ideas for this baby shower for the mom who loves colorful things and has a big sweet tooth :).
Candyland Baby Shower Supplies:
37. Retro Diner
Jukebox, soda fountain, poodle skirts, sock hop…
This party will knock even your socks off!!
Hula hoops were in. Use a hoop to make a wreath or come up with other creative ways to use them as decorations or perhaps have a hula hoop contest.
Retro Diner Baby Shower Food Ideas:
Get fun Retro Diner Printables from Hello My Sweet. Everyone will love to make their own soda floats or milkshakes. Serve hamburgers and fries.
Remember the cool letterman jackets? Decorate cookies like that or get a real one for the baby and use that as a decoration.
Retro Diner Baby Shower Games:
Play a round of bingo.
Play 50’s music for name that tune game.
You can do so many fun things with this 50’s retro diner baby shower theme.
Retro Diner Baby Shower Supplies:
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