Summer is the season of sunshine, outdoor adventures, and fun-filled gatherings. And what better way to celebrate the season than by throwing a summer baby shower? Whether you're planning a baby shower for your best friend, sister, or cousin, the warm weather and long days provide endless opportunities for creative and exciting themes. 

A baby shower is a time to celebrate the upcoming arrival of a new little one and shower the expectant mother with love and support. It's a special occasion that brings together family and friends to share in the joy and excitement of welcoming a new addition to the family. And what better way to celebrate than with a themed summer baby shower that is both fun and memorable? 

From beachy vibes to woodland wonderlands, there are countless themes to choose from when planning a summer baby shower. So, grab your sunscreen and get ready to be inspired by these 20 summer baby shower themes that are sure to make your event unforgettable.  

1. Beach Baby

Host a beach-themed baby shower complete with sand, sea shells, and ocean-inspired decorations. Serve seafood appetizers and fruity cocktails for a refreshing and fun beachy vibe. Set up a photo booth area with beach props like sunglasses, hats, and beach balls for guests to take pictures. You can also organize beach games like volleyball or have a sandcastle building contest. 

2. Lemonade Stand

Set up a lemonade stand and use it as the centerpiece for a summer baby shower. Add lemon-themed decorations and serve up refreshing lemonade cocktails. 

3. Fiesta Baby

Go for a fiesta-inspired baby shower complete with colorful decorations, piñatas, and festive Mexican-inspired food and drinks. 

4. Safari Adventure

Host a wild safari-themed baby shower complete with jungle-inspired decorations, animal print tablecloths, and exotic fruit cocktails.

5. Ice Cream Social

Set up an ice cream bar and let guests create their own delicious sundaes. Add pastel-colored decorations and cute ice cream cone balloons for a sweet and playful summer baby shower. Have a sundae bar with various ice cream flavors, toppings, and sauces. You can also have an ice cream cone making station for a fun DIY activity. 

6. Garden Party

Garden Party

Host a garden party baby shower complete with floral decorations, pretty pastel-colored desserts, and refreshing cocktails infused with fresh herbs. Create a DIY herb garden station where guests can plant their own herbs in a small pot to take home. You can also have a flower crown making station for guests to make their own floral crowns. 

7. Nautical Baby

Take inspiration from the sea and host a nautical-themed baby shower. Decorate with anchors, rope, and navy blue and white stripes. Serve up seafood appetizers and refreshing cocktails.

8. Luau Baby

Host a tropical luau-themed baby shower complete with leis, hula skirts, and delicious fruity cocktails. Add tiki torches and tropical decorations for a festive atmosphere. 

9. Woodland Wonderland

Bring the outdoors in with a woodland-themed baby shower. Decorate with woodsy accents and serve up rustic-inspired dishes and cocktails. 

10.  Pool Party

Cool off with a pool party baby shower. Serve up poolside-inspired drinks and snacks and add floaties and beach balls as decorations. 

11.  Camping Baby

Host a cozy camping-themed baby shower complete with s'mores, campfire-inspired snacks, and rustic decor. Add lanterns and cozy blankets for a warm and inviting atmosphere. 

12.  Baseball Baby

For the sports fans, host a baseball-themed baby shower. Decorate with baseball-inspired accents and serve up classic stadium snacks like hot dogs and nachos. 

13.  Honey Bee Baby

Celebrate the sweetness of a new baby with a honey bee-themed baby shower. Decorate with honeycomb accents and serve up honey-infused dishes and drinks. Have a DIY honey scrub station where guests can create their own honey sugar scrubs. You can also serve honey-inspired dishes like honey glazed chicken or honey roasted vegetables.

 14.  Garden Tea Party

Garden Tea Party

Host a charming garden tea party baby shower complete with vintage tea sets, floral arrangements, and dainty finger sandwiches. 

15.  Pineapple Paradise

Take inspiration from the tropics and host a pineapple-themed baby shower. Decorate with pineapple accents and serve up tropical cocktails and snacks.

16.  Rainbow Baby

Rainbow Baby Shower

Celebrate the joy of a new baby with a rainbow-themed baby shower. Decorate with colorful decorations and serve up rainbow-inspired treats and cocktails. Set up a DIY rainbow craft station where guests can create their own rainbow-inspired crafts like rainbow wall hangings or rainbow necklaces. You can also serve rainbow-inspired dishes like rainbow fruit skewers. 

17.  Starry Night

Host a dreamy starry night-themed baby shower. Decorate with twinkling lights and serve up celestial-inspired snacks and cocktails. 

18.  Watermelon Baby

Embrace the summer season with a watermelon-themed baby shower. Decorate with watermelon-inspired accents and serve up refreshing watermelon cocktails and snacks. 

19.  Picnic Party

Picnic Party

Host a charming picnic-inspired baby shower complete with checkered tablecloths, wicker baskets, and classic picnic foods like sandwiches and lemonade. Set up a DIY picnic basket station where guests can create their own mini picnic baskets filled with goodies like sandwiches, fruit, and cookies. You can also have a blanket station where guests can create their own picnic blankets with different fabrics and patterns. 

20. Mermaid Baby

Take inspiration from the sea and host a mermaid-themed baby shower. Decorate with iridescent accents and serve up seafood inspired snacks and cocktails. Add seashell decorations and mermaid tail balloons for a magical touch.

There are endless possibilities when it comes to summer baby shower themes. Whether you go for a tropical luau, a whimsical garden party, or a classic picnic, the key is to have fun and celebrate the upcoming arrival of the little one in style.

If you're in need of some baby shower decor or party supplies, be sure to check out Home & Hoopla party shop. We have everything you need to create a beautiful and memorable event, from balloons and banners to tableware and party favors.

So what are you waiting for? Start planning your summer baby shower today and make it a day to remember for the mom-to-be and all of her loved ones.