9 Beautiful Baby Shower Venue Ideas in Milwaukee (2024)


Event venues on Peerspace typically cost $80 — $220 per hour.

On the lookout for sweet and creative baby shower venue ideas in Milwaukee? Traditional baby showers take place in a dear friend’s living room or backyard, among the couches and lawns you’ve seen a million times. Baby showers tend to be predictably boring, but there is hope! One of the best ways to sprinkle some excitement into the baby shower tradition is to hold the party at an unexpected venue.

Luckily, you’ve come to Peerspace, the largest online marketplace for hourly venue rentals. We make it easy to find and rent baby shower-perfect venues in cities across the globe. And Peerspaces in Milwaukee are world-class, as you’re about to see! Take inspiration from these creative baby shower venue ideas in Milwaukee, all available to rent by the hour through Peerspace.

1. Host a charming gathering at the beautiful Blair Iris house

Beautiful Blair Iris House with Rooftop Patio
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Looking for baby shower venue ideas in Milwaukee that provide you with a chic, cozy space for your group? Then you need to see this beautiful Blair Iris house in the Lower East Side. It is a 1,600-square-foot stylish abode with space for 18 guests that features original refinished hardwood floors, large windows that let in plenty of natural light, and modern and vintage decor pieces.

If it’s a particularly beautiful day, you can also host an outdoor garden baby shower, a la this home’s stunning rooftop patio and backyard deck! It’s a charming and inviting space that will surely impress the mom-to-be and provide her with a comfy spaces to call her own for a few hours.

Another perk that comes with using Peerspace to discover and book unique spaces? You can read genuine reviews from past renters before booking! Here’s one example for this darling house: “We had the most amazing time at the Blair Iris House and Annie was a very communicative and flexible host! The house has so much natural light, and Annie has styled it so beautifully – it photographs so well. Cannot wait to book again, and can’t recommend it enough!”

2. Go quirky and host at this wonderful urban workshop

Baby Shower Venue Ideas in Milwaukee
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If the parents-to-be have a flair for the unusual, then this 125-year-old workshop full of funky props would be a fun place to host their baby shower. The rental fee for the flexible venue includes the use of the available inventory, a setup fee and a cleaning fee, and the use of the kitchen and some cookware.

A photographer and moving assistants are available add-ons. The space can hold 75 standing guests and 50 seated people, with a variety of seating arrangements possible in the 1,500 square feet.

Looking for an adorable theme? Then our creative safari baby shower ideas have you covered!

3. Make memories in an open-concept urban farmhouse

Indoor Photoshoot Locations in Milwaukee
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If the mom-to-be adores bright, airy, boho spaces, then she’ll flip over this open-concept modern farmhouse. It’s a spacious and airy abode that was originally renovated for an HGTV pilot. But nowadays, it serves as one of the chicest baby shower venue ideas in Milwaukee!

Along with the beautiful interior, you and your guests can also enjoy the furnished outdoor patio space. This stunning home gets a lot of love from the Peerspace community, so be sure to check out its rave reviews, too.

4. Host an intimate gathering at a quaint bungalow abode

Our Itty-Bitty Bay View Bungalow milwaukee rental
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Minimalist much? This adorable, unique bungalow might be one of the most beautiful venues in all of Milwaukee for your baby shower. Giant caveat — while the home is about 1,000 square feet in size, the hosts only permit a total of five people (not including the baby, of course!) in their venue at a time.

So, if you’re considering having the world’s most wee party for the wee one, check out this Bay View site, decorated with only the most tasteful and hand-selected items. It includes high-speed internet, lots of electrical outlets, and Instagram-worthy backgrounds throughout.

5. Get creative in a multipurpose production space

Indoor Photoshoot Locations in Milwaukee
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This photography and videography production studio would make for a fun place to hold a Milwaukee baby shower for up to about 20 guests. It comes complete with tons of A/V gear and domestic props, so you could do a photoshoot at the same time as those guess-the-due-date games we’ve all come to know and love.

The gorgeous mural featured in the photo above can make the perfect backdrop for your photos. It also features a kitchenette so you can serve up cake or other tasty treats to delight your guests.

6. Go all out at this sophisticated classic events space

Baby Shower Venue Ideas in Milwaukee
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We love the idea of hosting a baby shower in this classic Fairfield event space. It’s ultra-spacious at 1,800 square feet, which makes it ideal for baby showers of up to 80 guests. Your rental includes the use of stylish tables and chairs, while you can also ask the host to include a Bluetooth speaker and decorations.

It’s a special space that can help you check off a lot of those to-dos from your baby shower checklist.

7. Create your own history at a photography studio with historic elegance

baby shower venue ideas in Milwaukee
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Chase the baby shower yawns away by hosting the traditional event in this historical mill, now converted into an elegant third-floor photography studio. Equally serviceable as a party venue, the 3000-square-foot studio is situated in an old building on the Milwaukee River in the town of Grafton, just 25 miles from central Milwaukee.

The interior of the studio is spacious and minimalistic, with exposed beams on the ceilings and poured concrete floors. Light floods in from the windows on all sides, and the walls also offer excellent backgrounds for any pictures you might take at the event. There is furniture onsite, a balcony overlooking the water, and a full kitchen for your use. This is by far one of the most beautiful venues for your Milwaukee-area baby shower.

Are you hosting the baby shower in late spring or summer? Then you need to book a venue and incorporate these fun outdoor baby shower ideas!

8. Dress up and celebrate in this blank-slate industrial warehouse

baby shower venue ideas in Milwaukee
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If you’re looking for a space to hold a shower where you can host a bunch of folks and design the décor any way you see fit, then check out this industrial warehouse photography studio It’s in Glendale, about 15 minutes from the center of Milwaukee. The business park venue is bare-bones and vast, accommodating up to 60 guests and their baby gifts.

In this space, you could host a baby shower dance-off, large-scale indoor group games, or even a video shoot-themed party. It comes complete with a 40-foot cyclorama wall for an infinite backdrop, and the giant garage bay doors can accommodate vehicles for added flair.

9. Enjoy first-rate service at this spacious cafe in Polonia

Spacious Cafe with Incredible Natural Light
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There’s a lot to love about this spacious cafe with incredible natural light in Polonia. At 3,000 square feet, it boasts space for 48 guests, with a bright and modern style that is sure to charm every guest. The host provides seating, speakers, TVs, and even a kid’s play space in case there are any little ones attending the baby shower. Consider adding on the cafe’s scone and muffin buffet, coffee and tea service, and barista assistance to ensure a smooth and super fun baby shower!

Check out this helpful review from a Peerspace user: “I had a wonderful experience throughout the entire process. Emily is super friendly, very informative, extremely easygoing and their café is gorgeous! The tea and pastries are also spectacular!”

Baby shower venue ideas in Milwaukee: conclusion

Open-Concept Modern Farmhouse in the City milwaukee rental
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We hope this list of baby shower venue ideas in Milwaukee has inspired you as you plan an epic baby shower. If the mom-to-be wants to be involved in the planning, then be sure to show her some of these spaces and get her feedback.

You can find even more hidden gem event spaces in Milwaukee on Peerspace. All are operated by local hosts who can lend a hand if you need help planning the shower. Reach out to them with questions or requests and they’ll be happy to oblige. Between Peerspace’s stunning venues and incredible hosts, planning a special event has never been easier.

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