13 Baby Shower Themes For Fall You’ll Want To Try

I might be biased being a Libran, but Fall is one of my favorite times of the year, and as a season it offers some of the most beautiful and colorful baby shower themes. Oranges, browns, creams, pumpkins, I’m in!

If you have a fall baby on the way, prepare to celebrate their impending arrival in the most gorgeous of ways.

Take inspiration from these 13 baby shower themes for fall – from the more extravagant to the affordable. Save your favorite themed ideas for later!

13 Baby Shower Themes For Fall You’ll Want To Try

1.Pumpkin Patch Party

Name a more original theme for fall? A pumpkin patch baby shower is a popular and an enduringly timeless theme for a baby shower.

Decorate with pumpkins, hay bales, and fall leaves.Serve pumpkin-flavored treats and apple cider. If you want to add some activities to the baby shower, why not host a pumpkin carving or painting activity?

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2. Little Lumberjack

Really lean into the coziness of the season by hosting a little lumberjack baby shower!

Decorate with plaid patterns, axes, and tree stumps. Serve hearty foods like flapjacks, bacon, and maple syrup-themed treats. Set up a mini photo booth with lumberjack props.

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3. Autumn Harvest

Another fall idea that we adore! Introduce those rusty reds, oranges, creams and golds into a balloon arch or decorations.

Decorate with baskets of seasonal produce like apples, squash, and corn. Serve a variety of harvest foods, such as pies, roasted vegetables, and spiced drinks. Offer activities like apple bobbing or making caramel apples.

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4. Woodland Wonderland

A woodland theme is gorgeous for little boys and girls. Combine those traditional fall colors with greens, soft browns and gold in your decor choices.

Use decorations featuring woodland animals like foxes, owls, and deer. Incorporate natural elements like pinecones, twigs, and moss. Serve forest-themed snacks like “acorn” cookies and “twig” pretzels.

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5. Fall Boho Inspired

A boho inspired baby shower theme remains one of the most popular themes for a baby shower. It’s relaxed but ultra stylish, and you can totally lean into the more fall appropriate colors like deep oranges and rusty reds to update the look for fall.

Create a gorgeous photo backdrop like the below with a prop circle, boho flowers, a neon sign and a balloon arch that curves around the circle.

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6. Sunflower Soiree

This sunflower theme makes for a beautiful baby shower, tie it in with rainbows and beautifully bright colors.

Use sunflowers in the decor, centerpieces, and invitations.Serve sunflower-themed foods and yellow-colored treats. Have a sunflower planting station as a take-home favor.

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7. Apple of Our Eye

Apple of our eye is a popular lean for baby showers, keep it relevant for fall by creating an apple orchard theme.

Decorate with apples, barrels, and rustic signs.Serve apple-based treats like pies, crisps, and cider donuts. Host an apple tasting or apple pie baking contest.

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8. Greenery/ Falling Leaves Baby Shower

Falling leaves are a key characteristic of the season, so focus on greenery or rusty colored leaves in your decor.

Use an array of colorful fall leaves, or use leaves for name placements too. Serve leaf-shaped cookies and seasonal beverages. Have a leaf-painting craft station for guests.

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9. Fall Colors

Why not just adopt the fall colors for your baby shower color scheme? Use cream blooms, fall leaves and pumpkins for that fall twist.

Use a white or cream photo backdrop to let the balloons and decor pop in photographs.

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10. Groovy Baby

Get your groove on with a groovy baby shower theme in fall colors. Focus on creams, rusty reds, golds and light colors for a nod towards the season.

Use decorative accessories like big flowers, rattan chair and disco balls for a retro touch.

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11. A Little Pumpkin Is On Its Way

The sentiment of ‘a little pumpkin is on its way’ is hugely popular for a fall baby shower, and it’s totally cute!

Have lots of nods towards the theme with little pumpkins, pumpkin themed foods and fall colored decor.

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12. Barn Setting

Truly lean into fall by hosting your baby shower in a barn setting. Or, if you have some outdoor space, just grab some hay bales for seats and setup a photo backdrop behind it.

Don’t forget to add plenty of pumpkins and fall colored decor to complete the theme.

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13. Farm Theme

Finally, we adore this farm theme which is really perfect for any season. You could make it more fall appropriate by adopting fall colors in the balloons.

Don’t forget the hay bales which double up as seats for plenty of photo opportunities.

Which of these fall ideas is your favorite? Whichever theme you lean towards, we hope you have the best time celebrating the impending arrival of your little one!

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Susan Sage
Susan Sage is a dedicated mother of two, whose journey through parenthood has fueled her passion for sharing knowledge and expertise with other parents. Her articles are a treasure trove of insights, offering practical advice, emotional support, and innovative ideas to help parents navigate the complexities of raising children in today's world.

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