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34 Awesome Boy Baby Shower Themes

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Boy baby showers CAN be stylish and fun to decorate! This roundup is full of boyish showers with diversity in color and theme ideas. Study decorations and see how others have used party supplies to create terrific boy baby celebrations; you’ll be inspired!

34 awesome inspirational baby showers ideas for boys from Spaceships and Laser Beams.


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This nautical themed boy baby shower makes use of primary colors.

1. From Dreamers Joy Events via Spaceships and Laser Beams: Lil Sailor Man

Help a new momma-to-be welcome her soon-to-be lil’ sailor man with an adorable vintage Popeye inspired baby shower! The inspiration you can get from this boy baby shower idea is so awesome, we are sure Popeye, himself, would show up at this party if he knew about the can of spinach cake and witty shower decoration details. A vibrant color palette and the cutest desserts really set this celebration apart from the rest.

This zebra-themed baby shower is perfect for a mom who loves chocolate.

2. From A to Zebra Celebrations: Zebra Baby Shower

Chocolate brown and blue zebra stripes distinguish this unique boy baby shower. There are lots of terrific details including coordinating invitations, printable labels and beverage wraps, and darling buntings and banners. Even the desserts match the theme. Get ideas for cake pops, Oreo truffles, a zebra cake, and inspiration for a chocolate fountain. Table setting and party favor ideas are included too!

This lullaby sleepy-time themed baby shower is adorable and makes good use of neutral colors.

3. From GreyGrey Designs via Hostess With the Mostess: Lullaby and Goodnight

Star shine and moon glow in shades of white and cream create a lovely, peaceful gathering—a perfect setting for a boy baby shower. The neutral colors are nice for welcoming a little boy, but the combination of burlap, lace, and vintage decorations provide a beautiful space for the momma-to-be to feel spoiled and loved. Check out how a tiered stand provides a great display for fruit and a chocolate fountain!

This yellow vintage boy baby shower will make you feel nostalgic for times gone by.

4. From Mama Bear’s Kitchen via Kara’s Party Ideas: Yellow Vintage Baby Shower

An amazing boy baby shower always includes adorable decorations, sweet printable details, a delicious assortment of desserts (cake, cookies, and candy) and charming details. This yellow vintage baby shower features the cutest duck printables, old children’s books, gingham checks and vintage glassware! You will be smiling over all of the bright, cheerful details.

This baking themed "bun in the oven" boy baby shower is cute and allows for the most delicious of baked treats to be served.

5. From GreyGrey Designs via Spaceships and Laser Beams: Bun in the Oven Shower 

This bun in the oven themed boy’s baby shower will have you taking a step back to mama’s comforting kitchen to celebrate the pending arrival! This adorable retro inspired shower is loaded with adorable decorating ideas. From fabric buntings to darling treat displays, you’ll love the ideas for throwing your own baby shower! The cutest idea of all is the DIY mini oven that can be recreated from boxes, wooden knobs, CDs and cookie racks! Can you think of cuter way to serve up cupcakes for a baby shower or welcome the bun in the oven?

6. From Lauren Glase Photography via Life and Baby: Rock Star Baby Shower

Cool, man. Rocker rubber duckies, bubble gum cigars, and a turntable cake are just a few of the fun theme details to notice in this rock star baby shower. Don’t miss the vintage style records hung overhead and the rocker inspired baby onesies strung creatively as a party banner decoration. A onesie served as a guest book sign in too!

7. From Cherished by Design via Catch My Party: Mickey Mouse Baby Shower

Welcome to the club! This boy Mickey Mouse baby shower is full of all of the bright cheerful details you expect when you learn Mickey is near. Check out the dessert table for a darling cupcake tower and marshmallow pops! Plus, how fun are the budget-friendly Mickey Mouse inspired centerpiece decorations? You can DIY them!

This pale blue and white dream-themed boy baby shower is sure to get mom-to-be dreaming of her little boy's life.

8. From Envy Anvi via Amy Atlas: Dream Baby Shower

The ethereal qualities of this dream baby shower will leave you speechless! A beautiful bed canopy hangs above the dessert table filled with dreamy desserts. Sheep and bunny sugar cookies, mini chiffon cakes, cake pops, and rocky road brownies in a jar are sure to leave you in a blissful sugar coma. Blue and white clusters of balloons are almost cloud-like decorations.

This confetti-themed boy baby shower is a great reason to bring out the polka dots and lanterns.

9. From Just a Little Sparkle 13 via Hostess With the Mostess: Confetti Baby Shower

A new baby definitely calls for tossing some confetti in celebration! This confetti baby shower is a unique theme and fun way to honor an expectant mother. Recreate the look by incorporating plenty of confetti inspired dots throughout the decorations and treats. You can DIY paper circle garlands by punching circles of varying sizes in party colors and sewing them into strings for hanging. Wrap boxes in polka dot paper to display a variety of delicious treats like cookies, cupcakes and cake pops.

This "boy meets world" baby shower is too sweet.

10. From GreyGrey Designs via Spaceships and Laser Beams: Boy Meets World Baby Shower

Welcoming a new baby boy into the world can be a world of fun! This “Boy Meets World” baby shower theme is unique and lovely! It features map inspired decorations in shades of blue, green and aqua! Notice the DIY’d wreath made from maps on the front door, and the baby boy’s name spelled out in paper mache letters covered in maps. The cuisine was inspired from around the world and featured dishes from Greece, India, Mexico, China, and Hawaii. Darling suitcase favors were packed with Earth-shaped plantable seed paper! You won’t want to miss the incredible details!

A stork-themed boy baby shower brings together traditional and modern ideas about babies.

11. From HK Housewife via Amy Atlas: Hong Kong Stork Baby Shower

You don’t hear much about “The Stork” these days, but he was invited to this cute baby shower. A stork inspired theme is a fabulous choice for a boy baby shower or a gender neutral soiree. Paper silhouettes of storks and baby buggies make for a darling bunting decoration. But what really wowed were the onesie cookies, mouth-watering cupcakes, cake pops, and sugar cookies decorated to mimic the baby shower invitation.

12. From Jennifer Skog via Life and Baby: Black and Yellow Baby Shower

Inspiration for a boy baby shower theme can come from just about anywhere. Would you believe that an abstract Boston terrier art piece in shades of black and yellow was the inspiration behind this shower? Everything from the baby shower decorations to the floral centerpieces to the table linens and place settings tied into this color scheme and was inspired by that artwork. Even the cupcakes coordinated with their yellow frosting! And the Boston terrier cookie favors are too cute for words!

This "shake, rattle and roll" baby shower includes the most darling details.

13. From Bloom Designs via Spaceships and Laser Beams: Shake, Rattle & Roll Boy Baby Shower

Not only is this shake, rattle & roll themed boy baby shower stylish, it’s full of such sweet, unique details! From a “cravings” refreshment table full of delicious nibbles to a favor station complete with “midnight feedings” boxes for guests to fill with their treats of choice to darling decorations, including printable signs, labels, beverage wraps, and tags to theme and color coordinating cake, cookies, and desserts, this party will knock your socks off!

This monster-themed boy baby shower is perfect for a lighthearted mom-to-be.

14. From LeeLaaLoo via Hostess With the Mostess: Little Monster Baby Shower

Lighthearted and colorful, this monster baby shower is likely to garner more grins than screams. The printable monster themed decorations are more cute than scary, making it a darling idea for a boy’s baby shower. You’ll see nearly everything ties into the little monster theme. Beverages and cupcakes are both decked out in monster wrappers. Cookies and candy are transformed into edible “ugly monster faces”. There’s even printable monster party games like Bingo! You’ll be so inspired to invite the monster club to join in celebrating the new baby!

The places you'll go! This Dr Seuss themed boy baby shower is cute and classic.

15. From Mariposa Event Décor via Catch My Party: Dr. Seuss Baby Shower

Oh, this party will make you smile at the witty and colorful details! Adding Dr. Seuss inspired decorations like DIY’d truffula trees and photo props of Thing 1 and Thing 2 will bring in an atmosphere of fun to your boy baby shower! Adding printable labels of favorite Dr. Seuss books to the fronts of party favor bags will have everyone reminiscing over their favorite book! What a seriously fun baby shower theme for welcoming a new little one!

This pale blue and turquoise baby shower is reminiscent of the sea.

16. From Era Uma Vez via Kara’s Party Ideas: Little Boy Baby Shower

Soft shades of green and blue pair for this darling little boy baby shower. Prepare to be blown away by the dessert details! The cake pops with mini buttons and bows are adorable, as are the cute cupcakes topped with edible fondant baby toppers. And what better way to celebrate the special delivery-to-come than with a stork cake? Dessert jars covered in fabric with decorative baby safety pins attached are just another example of the thoughtful details. Don’t miss the awesome use of balloons for the dessert table backdrop!

This rustic outdoor baby shower includes traditional elements with a fun evening flair.

17. From Michelle Mattox Photography via Life and Baby: Rustic Outdoor Baby Shower

Still trying to pick a boy baby shower theme? The gorgeous view at this rustic outdoor baby shower, candle light and toasting s’mores at a fire pit, may influence you to recreate the look at atmosphere. Personal touches such as handmade banners and buntings decorated the outdoor space. A delicious menu of salads, appetizers, and desserts were displayed in the midst of beautiful decorative accents. The s’mores station is my favorite detail and was surely a hit with guests too!

This circus-themed boy baby shower features a cute "cirque du bebe" sign.

18. From Kristen Weaver via Life and Baby: Cirque du Bebe Baby Shower

Step right up and enjoy the wonderful details of this cirque du bebe baby shower. If you’ve ever attended a circus, this baby shower represents the fun, excitement, and energy of that experience. The printable elements of this party are so eye catching with bold colors, patterns and fonts. Ostrich feather centerpieces bring in a touch of the glam. And of course the food coordinates with a circus theme with fun options like cotton candy, cupcakes, candy, and cake pops!

This classy baby shower uses vintage toys as a theme.

19. From The English Rosa via Catch My Party: Vintage Toys Baby Shower

Muted shades of brown and blue pair nicely with the style of vintage toys used as decoration in this vintage toys baby shower. The gorgeous cake features fondant details made to look like a bow tie and baby blocks. A variety of sweet cookies and desserts are showcased on platters and in glass domed jars. Printable tags and party flags dress up the desserts.

20. From AZIEG via Project Nursery: Goldfish Themed Baby Shower

Want your baby shower to go swimmingly? Throw a goldfish themed baby shower like this one, featuring darling handmade goldfish invitations with black rhinestone eyes. Guests will love the idea shared for fish bowl centerpieces displaying live goldfish. There are budget-friendly ideas for decorations, food and desserts.

This wild west boy baby shower includes lots of inspirational ideas.

21. From Cattle and Cupcakes via Spaceships and Laser Beams: Wild West Baby Shower

Celebrate the wild parenting to come with a Wild West baby shower theme! The perfect balance between country and cowboy, this fun baby shower has a lot of graphic appeal, too. Burlap, hay bales, stuffed horses, and cowboy hats make for some darling table settings. Custom printables in shades of brown and red help the theme to take shape and add a personal touch to the baby shower decorations. Don’t forget the theme coordinating party favors—peanuts, candy corn, cow tales, and beef jerky.

This classic rustic French-inspired boy baby shower is incredible. Blue macarons and feathers abound.

22. From Sophie Grace Couture via Project Nursery: Rustic French-Inspired Baby Shower

This lovely celebration is in boy blue, but toile, burlap, lace and flowers honor mom’s favorites too. You’re sure to love the carefully chosen details of this rustic French-inspired baby shower. Wooden berry baskets filled with Frenchy soaps and lotions, hand-stamped wooden cutlery, vintage bottles filled with dried lavender and a beautiful florals are just a few of the highlights. Also not to be missed is the dessert table laden with mouth-wateringly delicious French treats—macarons, madeleines and beignets. A lovely assortment of French breads and fresh fruit paired with made to order omelets for a perfect French inspired brunch!

This cute "birds and the bees" boy baby shower uses bright colors and classic ideas.

23. From Elianna Noelle Events via The Party Wagon: Birds and the Bees Baby Shower

It takes “the birds and the bees” to create a new baby, making it an appropriate baby shower theme for a first time mom. As you might imagine, yellow is prominent in this party, which is full of cute details centered on birds and bees. Get inspiration for making diaper cakes, an ABC guest book, and a gorgeous dessert display for the “mommy to bee”. The cake, cookie favors, and cake pops are perfect for this baby shower theme.

Sail the seven seas with these nautical boy baby shower ideas.

24. From A Blissful Nest via Spaceships and Laser Beams: Nautical Baby Shower

Anchored in red, white and blue with lanterns, knots and all things pertaining to sailors, this nautical baby shower will have you grabbing your sea legs. Little sailor sweets abound giving guests options of cake pops, cupcakes, white powder donut “lifesavers”, and more. Vintage style lanterns and beachy decorations help set the stage for sensational boy’s baby shower.

This outdoor apple of my eye boy baby shower uses simple decor to create a classic effect.

25. From Lux Events and Designs via Hostess With the Mostess: Apple of My Eye Baby Shower

Set outside amongst the trees, this gorgeous apple of my eye baby shower is brimming with creative details. The brown, green, and white color palette sets the tone for adorable decorations, including fruit baskets filled with apples and floral arrangements, vintage style crates and furniture pieces. Check out the rustic dessert table backdrop made from palette wood and paint! And how cute are the food and dessert labels attached to green apples using twine? There are so many exquisite details not to be missed!

Sail away with this red white and blue nautical themed boy baby shower.

26. From Tutus and Toads via Bird’s Party: Nautical Baby Shower

Ahoy, it’s a boy—a nautical boy baby shower, that is! Welcome a new lil’ sailor by celebrating in preppy shades of red and navy and classic nautical decorations. There is a sea of ideas, including the cutest food ideas! We are obsessed with the captain’s cupcakes, wrapped in adorable nautical cupcake wraps with captain’s wheel graphics on the front! And how cute are the cake pops with frosted nautical rope detailing? Rice Krispy sailboats will float your boat too!

27. From Kori Clark via Celebrations at Home: Boys Will Be Boys Baby Shower

“Mud pies, giggles and a lifetime of joy”, those are all things that parents of boys can look forward to! This boy baby shower theme is “boys will be boys”. Frogs, and dirt and slime never looked so good! You’ll find plenty of clever ideas for food, desserts, and decorations in this shower. The mostly green and brown color palette lends itself to some pretty creative ideas including cups filled with guacamole, chips, black bean salsa, and pita bread (mud and slime). Be sure to look for the Mississippi Mud cupcakes, frog cake pops, and adorable frog cake!

This gender neutral baby shower also celebrated the coming baby's siblings.

28. From The Winding Road via Spaceships and Laser Beams: Gender Neutral and Lovely Baby Shower

This classic, vintage inspired gender neutral baby shower is perfect for celebrating a new baby when the gender is not known, but has plenty of details perfect for a boy specific baby shower or a girl baby shower too! Sweet little outfits hung with fabric pendants make a great decoration hung on the fireplace mantle. The cake, cupcakes and cookies are perfectly coordinated; the cohesion is flawless.

29. From The English Pea via Project Nursery: Turtles, Snails and Alligator Tails Shower

“Turtles, snails and alligator tails”—that’s what little boys and adorable modern boy baby showers are made of! This boy baby shower is a snappy take on a very boyish theme. And while the theme is definitely all boy, the decorations are totally all girl. Bright oranges and golden yellows were incorporated into the flowers and linens. A beautiful, on-trend geometric pattern was chosen for the theme and added that modern flair. Lady like brunch food was served, perfect for all of the women in attendance.

Preparing mom for a boy, this sports themed boy baby shower is sure to be a hit.

30. From A to Zebra via Pizzazzerie: Sports Theme Baby Shower

Eat, sleep, play ball! Plaids and glitter in red, white and blue star in this creative boy sports theme baby shower. What a fun way to welcome the newest all-star to the family. Choosing your favorite winning detail from this baby shower may be tough, especially when there are so many cute details to choose from. You’ll love how different sports were even incorporated into the food. Chocolate covered football strawberries and a soccer ball topped cake are just a couple of examples. Even the bowls used to serve up snacks functioned as décor and tied in with the theme since they were shaped like sports balls!

This dinosaur themed boy baby shower includes fantastically bright colors.

31. From Double the Fun Parties: Dinosaur Baby Shower

When the new parents-to-be are decorating their baby boy’s nursery in a dinosaur theme it makes perfect sense to throw them a dinosaur baby shower! This bright and colorful celebration started with one dino-mite baby shower invitation inviting guests to come celebrate the new baby! Decorations included party printables, ferns, bare wood dinosaur toys, 3-D dinosaur puzzles, and a variety of prehistoric looking fabrics which made for a great backdrop for the dessert table and colorful fabric buntings. The cake, dessert, and food options were all inspired by the theme and even included creative names like fossilized caramel macarons,  deviled dino eggs and brachiosaurus blueberry salad. Don’t miss the children’s dinosaur book guest sign-in idea or the darling take home baby shower favors. They are definitely something to roar about!

This little man boy baby shower includes mustaches, ties, and all things gentlemanly.

32. From Just Celebrate via Hostess With the Mostess: Little Gentleman Baby Shower 

If you’re in love with the mustache baby shower theme, you’re sure to find loads of ideas in this version. The black and white color palette and sophisticated treats will make you feel as spoiled as if you attended a black tie affair. Mustaches and tuxedo inspired onesie cookies, a cake with fondant mustache details, mustache chocolate pops, and even mustache topped cupcakes are just a few of the adorable desserts displayed on the dessert table. Decorations incorporate the black and white color scheme too, as seen in the tissue tassel garland.

This inspirational sock monkey boy baby shower pays homage to the classic childhood toy.

33. From Project Nursery: Sock Monkey Baby Shower

This popular and classic boy baby shower theme looks fresh in blue and red and is full of budget-friendly ideas! You’ll find great tips for a cute sock monkey cake, and great ideas for decorating the party space and refreshments with printable items like a poster, cupcake toppers and water bottle wraps. You will love the cute treat ideas and party favor bags.

This stunning boy baby shower includes simple colors and clean lines for a dramatic effect.

34. From Magnolia Rouge via Spaceships and Laser Beams: Flawless. ‘Nuff said. Baby Shower 

The cake, cupcakes and cookies are perfectly coordinated; the cohesion is flawless.

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Layne Henderson

Layne is a boy mom in love. Surrounded by three adventurous little men, she’s in pursuit of an empty laundry basket, the perfect cup of coffee, and sleep. She blogs, parents, and manages social media while wearing her tiara.