Gender Reveal Party Incidents

Last updated: April 25, 2021 16:36:51 - Created: April 1, 2021 18:30:34 - Category: Miscellaneous

List of incidents that have occurred during gender reveal parties and baby showers.

Gender reveal parties kill. Only you can prevent them.

DateLocationDescriptionSource
2017-04-23ArizonaThe explosion from a rifle shooting target containing Tannerite started a wildfire that burned 47,000 acres.edition.cnn.com
2017-07-08Colerain Township, OhioA 22-year-old woman was killed and eight others wounded after two men opened fire at a gender reveal party.cbsnews.com
2019-09-07Turkey, TexasA Crop duster attempting to drop 350 gallons of coloured water for a gender-reveal crashed. The pilot was uninjured and passenger received minor injuries.cnn.com
2019-10-26Knoxville, IowaA 56-year-old woman was killed after being hit by debris from a home-made explosive device.lacrossetribune.com nytimes.com
2020-10-05Oak Glen, CaliforniaThe pyrotechnic device used as part of a gender-reveal started a wildfire in Oak Glen, California. The wildfire burned 22,744 acres, destroyed 10 structures, and killed 1 firefighter.edition.cnn.com inciweb.nwcg.gov
2021-02-07Gaines Township, MichiganA 26-year-old man was killed after being struck by debris from a small cannon-like device that exploded during a baby shower.lgbtqnation.com eu.detroitnews.com
2021-02-21Liberty, New YorkA father-to-be was killed and his younger brother injured after the accidental explosion of an in-development gender reveal device.nbcnews.com eu.desmoinesregister.com
2021-03-29Cancun, MexicoTwo people were killed when a plane carrying a trailing sign that read "It's a girl!" crashed into the Caribbean Sea off the coast of Cancun, Mexico.huffingtonpost.co.uk
2021-04-23Kingston, New Hampshire80 pounds (36kg) of Tannerite explosive detonated as part of a gender-reveal at a quarry caused damage to nearby buildings.theguardian.com huffingtonpost.co.uk