9 Themes for a Gender Reveal Party

A gender reveal party is a fun way to celebrate the exciting news of welcoming a baby boy or girl into the family. Gather family and friends for a unique celebration using one of these clever themes. Not finding out? These gender reveal party themes are great ideas for gender neutral showers, too!

1. He or She

He or she? Join us to see! Throw a whimsical “he or she” gender reveal party using this coordinating mustache and lips baby shower decor.

Planning Tip: For a fun DIY, use these free mustache and lips printables for guests to make their predictions.

He or She Gender Reveal Baby Shower Ideas from Kate AspenKate Aspen He or She Gender Reveal Baby Shower Collection

2. Beau or Bow

Here’s a sweeter spin on a pink, blue and chalkboard color palette. Go with a beau or bow theme and decorate in bow ties and hair bows!

Bow or Beau gender reveal party inspiration from Kate AspenKate Aspen Bow or Beau Gender Reveal Baby Shower Collection

3. Pink vs. Blue

It’s almost football season! Gather your friends and family and ask them to dress for “Team Blue” or Team Pink.”  A football themed gender reveal party is sure to be a touchdown with guys and girls! Chalkboard coasters are unique practical favors for this co-ed baby shower theme.

Football themed gender reveal ideas from Kate AspenInvitation: Antsy Designs | Chalkboard Coasters: Kate Aspen | Gender Reveal Cake: Baby Bump Bundle Blog | Chalkboard Frame: Kate Aspen


4. Little Prince or Little Princess

A little royal is on the way! A prince or princess gender reveal party is an adorable way to celebrate your regal announcement. Mix little prince and little princess themed decor for a stylish setup straight from a fairy tale.

DIY Tip: Set up a DIY station for guess to create a pink or blue crown to match their prediction. Punch holes and attach string to this free crown printable for a cute crown you can wear!

prince or princess gender reveal inspiration from Kate AspenTop: Itsy Belle via Project Nursery | Bottom: Kate Aspen Little Prince Favor Jars, Little Princess Frames, and Little Prince Favor Boxes

5. Waddle It Be?

If your style is more modern, save the pink and blue for the big reveal. Go for an edgy black, white and gold palette for an adorable penguin themed “Waddle It Be?” gender reveal. For the big reveal, you can incorporate black balloons containing pink or blue into the decor, or give each guest a favor box so everyone can open them and see pink or blue candy inside!

Gift Tip: The Mod Tot collection from Baby Aspen has an adorable assortment of gender neutral gifts that are fitting for this theme!

Waddle it Be gender reveal party inspiration from Kate AspenBaby Shower: Diesel in Bloom via Baby Aspen Blog | Gold Dot Straws: Kate Aspen | Penguin PJs: Baby Aspen | Black & White Favor Boxes: Kate Aspen

6. Buck or Doe

Throw a rustic gender reveal party with a buck or doe theme! Decorate in elegant burlap and lace with subtle antler details for a sophisticated feel.

buck or doe rustic gender reveal ideas from Kate Aspen Invitation: Royal Paper Co. | Cake Pops: New York Cake Poppery | Lace Favor Boxes: Kate Aspen | Antler Votive Holders: Kate Aspen

7. Little Star Themed Reveal

Twinkle twinkle little star, how we wonder who you are! Turn this popular nursery rhyme into a celestial gender reveal party inspiration. A moon and stars theme is perfect for gender neutral shower, too!

twinkle twinkle little star baby shower and gender reveal party ideas from Kate AspenKate Aspen To the Moon and Back Collection

8. Nautical Gender Reveal

Ahoy! Is it a girl or a boy? Set sail on the journey to find out with a nautical baby shower! A pink, blue and navy palette is adorable for a sea-inspired celebration.

Party Tip: Give each guest a message in a bottle containing the big reveal!

nautical baby shower and gender reveal from Kate AspenKate Aspen Nautical Baby Shower Collection

9. What Will It Bee?

This gender reveal party idea is sweet as can bee! A sunny yellow “what will it bee” gender reveal party is sure to bring smiles to everyone’s faces.

What will it Bee gender reveal inspiration from Kate AspenKate Aspen Bee Baby Shower Collection

Are you planning a gender reveal? How will you share the exciting news? Tell us in the comments below! 

Happy Planning!