10 Gender Reveal Ideas
Is it a boy or a girl? The question is no longer simply answered—but announced or revealed. And there are plenty of ways to do that. Whether you’re searching for gender reveal party ideas or gender reveal photo ops, there’s something for everyone here. Keep scrolling to see our favorite baby gender reveal ideas, from sweet ‘n’ simple to the utterly dramatic.
1. The Bun-in-the-Oven Gender Reveal - To play up the pun, bake up a cake or cupcakes coloured with Chocolate or Vanilla Cake or Cupcake on the outside with cherry or blue raspberry filling on the inside. Once the oven has cooled, put the treat(s) back in for safe hiding. At the party, gather everyone in the kitchen, open the oven and pull out your cake for the big reveal.
2. Gender Reveal Confetti Cannon - Gather up a stash—either pink or blue—and have your guests pop away! It’s sure to step up the festive vibe, and create the perfect photo (you’ll look like you’re in a parade!). Look for the gender reveal confetti cannons - the wrapping on the outside is completely white, designed not to giveaway the surprise until the cannon is setoff. Purchase your Confetti Cannon Here - Click Here
3. Smoke Grenade Reveal - For a theatrical take, have your guests gather around you in an open outdoor space. Have someone let loose a smoke bomb in pink or blue, and you’ve got a reveal that’s picture-ready. Purchase your Blue or Red smoke Grenade Here - Click Here
4. Gender Reveal Balloon Confetti - Use a non transparent balloon filled with confetti and helium. One for you and one for all of your guests. At the count of 3, everyone use a needle to pop the balloon to reveal the gender.
5. Cotton Candy Pink or Blue: Top of the cotton candy blue and the bottom pink? Inside the tub place a blue or pink ribbon or a message to reveal the gender.
6. Gender Reveal Piñata - Simply smashing: a piñatathat explodes with pink or blue confetti, revealing baby’s gender. Serve up tacos and virgin sangria to make it a full-on fiesta.
7. Gender Reveal Smoke Cannon - Have your guests gather around the expecting parents and shoot out a Gender Reveal Smoke Cannon at them - covering them in blue or pink powder. Purchase your Gender Reveal Smoke Cannon Here - Click Here
8. Gender Reveal Scratch-Off Cards - You can design your own or purchase them ready-made. Get everyone of your guests guess by scratching team boy or team girl. After the guess have been added up, simply reveal the gender and see who guested it.
9. Old Wives' Tales Gender Reveal - With this instant download, guests try to figure out if you're having a boy or a girl based on the classic old wives' tales associated with pregnancy. Has mom had morning sickness? And what side is she sleeping on? Hilarious, but also possibly true.
10. Pop-the-Belly Gender Reveal - Pour a little pink or blue paint into one balloon and the rest with white before blowing them up, then secure to a board. Now see who can pop the gender-revealing “belly” first. (Play this outside to minimize mess.)
Ideas and photos curtsy of thebump.com - thank you.