People often mistake gender reveal parties for baby showers. But there is a difference between the two. Gender reveal parties is how you unveil the biological gender of your baby to family and friends. Most times, parents-to-be reveal this before the baby is born. 

Are you a parent-to-be and you are thinking of hosting a gender reveal party? Then this is for you. 

Gender reveals are a big deal to many parents-to-be. Luckily, there are many creative ways to celebrate it. Here, we have come up with a list of gender reveal party ideas you can explore. 


Choosing a theme can bring life into a gender party. The party idea allows parents to get creative. You can come up with themed-idea’s like pregnancy cravings. Here, you can have pickles and ice cream.  

If your baby’s gender reveal is during Halloween, you can come with something nice and less scary. In a nutshell, there is no limit to what you can do with a cute themed party for gender reveal. 

Friendly Competition 

The next gender reveal party for your baby is how you get your guests to participate. Most times, gender reveal parties revolve around parents and their babies. While their guests just sit and watch the whole thing. This routine can bore some guests to death. 

But organizing a friendly competition could be fun. It will also make guests participate. You can come up with two ballot boxes they can pick. At the end of the day, winners will be declared. Parents can also brainstorm on innovative ideas for a competition in a gender reveal party. 

Confetti Cannons  

Confetti cannons is another gender reveal idea. For this one, you will need a stash of poppers. Not just any stash poppers, but gender reveal stash poppers. In case you don’t know, it’s either in blue or pink. While the former means the baby is a boy. Pink could only mean that you are expecting a baby girl.  


You can make it rain like it’s the 1st of July by hosting a fireworks gender reveal party. The idea comes with a dramatic flair. However, all safety measures must be considered. You can get the help of a professional if you know little or nothing about how fireworks work.  

We don’t want a gender reveal of your baby ending up in flames. Right?