The idea of mermaids has enchanted people for hundreds of years, so it’s no surprise that your friend or loved one has asked for a mermaid baby shower theme. And with all of the eye-catching, ocean-colored palette choices, food ideas, and nautical decorations, you’ll have no shortage of fantastic possibilities!
We’ve thought of everything you need to throw an unforgettable mermaid baby shower for that special momma-to-be. Read on to discover the best sea-themed foods, invitations, decorations, and more!
How to Throw a Mermaid Baby Shower
Although it’s not a hard-and-fast rule, mermaid-themed baby showers are traditionally a summer party idea. Warm weather, a trip to the beach, and refreshing, ocean-themed drinks all lend themselves perfectly to a magical mermaid gathering.
And we’d also like to mention that a mermaid-themed baby shower doesn’t have to be restricted to baby girls. You can easily adapt the color schemes, favors, and invitations for a baby boy, or the mom-to-be might just love mermaids! Who could blame her?
What to Serve at a Mermaid Baby Shower
There are so many delicious ocean-themed snacks, sweets, and drinks you can serve at a mermaid baby shower. Many of these suggestions just require some creative presentation and labels, and voila!
Appetizers and Dips
“Sea Snails” (Mini pigs in a blanket)
Crab Legs (Carrot Sticks) and Ranch Dip
Seaweed Spirals (Pinwheel Sandwiches)
Shrimp Scampi or Alfredo
Mermaid Water Mocktail
Fruit-Infused Water with Blue or Green Food Coloring
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Mermaid Baby Shower Invitations
One thing we love about mermaid-themed baby showers is the whimsical invitation choices. Here is a selection of our favorite designs:
Mermaid Baby Shower Decorations
Give your party a relaxing under-sea vibe with these eye-catching shower decorations. They’re just what you need to create the perfect ambiance.
Mermaid Baby Shower Games
Whether you’re looking for traditional baby shower games with a mermaid-themed twist or something new and fun, we’ve got you covered.
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Favors and Prizes
Send each person home with a little sand in their shoes and memorable party favors and prizes. So whether your guests love cooking, wine, or scented soaps, they’ll leave with something they love.
Mermaid baby showers are such a magical way to usher in the birth of a little one, and we hope you’ve found some great inspiration for your upcoming celebration.
More Baby Shower Theme Ideas
Looking for more baby shower ideas? Here are a few of our favorite themes!