14 of the Best Gender Reveal Ideas the Internet Has to Offer

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Oh mama, the gender reveal ideas time has come! By now you’re somewhere in the 13-20 week mark, and the long-awaited answer is right around the corner. Who doesn’t love a reason to celebrate? For most couples today, a gender reveal party is a fun way to gather family and friends together and learn whether that little nugget growing inside of you will be a boy or a girl!

The internet is chalk full of thousands of gender reveal ideas and party themes. For the country-loving duo, there’s “boots or bows.” From “lashes or mustaches” and the general “he or she what will it be?” the gender reveal ideas are endless.


We’ve compiled your go-to list for gender reveal ideas that will have you celebrating through the third trimester.

Grab a gal pal to give your sealed envelope to, because these gender reveal ideas are a surprise for mom and dad too!

Here are 14 of the Best Gender Reveal Ideas the Internet has to Offer

Let them eat cake!

Everyone loves a good surprise. And who doesn’t love indulging in a sweet treat? Combine those two things and the gender reveal possibilities are endless.

1. Bake the gender into the cake

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2. Concoct a sweet surprise

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3. Use the frosting inside of the “he or she” cake to reveal the gender

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Shoot Something

4. Whether you’re a Bow hunter

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5. Or just an average Joe with a shotgun…

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This gender reveal idea is one that can fit an array of personality types!

Play Ball! 

6. Either way, it’s a grand slam!

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Get this cutie gender reveal baseball set here.

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Smoke out the competition

7. Ready, aim, fire!

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Channel your inner-child

8. This Pinata is perfect for “kids” of all ages! 

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The perfect Tee

9. You don’t have to be Arnold Palmer to get your golf on!

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You can buy this gender reveal golf set here.  

Shower yourselves AND your guests in color

10. Is there really anything greater than a Confetti Cannon? 

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I think not.

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Add a “Pop” of color to your lives

11. Let the balloon’s contents do the talking 

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12. Make it a guessing game

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Craft a balloon board with just one paint-filled balloon! That balloon will reveal the baby’s gender.

Get silly

13. This gender reveal idea lets your guests shower you both in the baby’s color.

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Toss the lids and wrap the bottles. When the time comes, stand in formation and prepare to get silly! All you need is some Pink Silly String or Blue Silly String, and a trusty sidekick to do the planning.

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Channel your inner Jimmy Fallon

14. Play a round of egg roulette

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Egg roulette is this year’s biggest gender reveal idea, inspired by none other than Tonight Show host, Jimmy Fallon. Hard boil 11 eggs, and leave one raw. Dye six of them blue and six of them pink, then take turns cracking them on your heads.

When cracked, the outer color of the raw egg will reveal the baby’s gender!

There are TONS of gender reveal ideas across the internet, but these have to be our faves! Tell us about your gender reveal party, and all the ways you’ve celebrated your “he or she” to be!

Be sure to also check out this epic gender reveal fail that’s so wrong it’s right!!

These gender reveal ideas are THE BEST across the internet. So unique, creative and full of suspense!

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Bri Lamm
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