Hard to believe, but Fortnite is five years old! It’s amazing how time flies. Naturally, in order to celebrate this important anniversary, developer Epic Games have planned out several surprises and prizes for players. This includes a variety of Fortnite 5th Birthday Quests and rewards you can get by completing them. In this guide, we are going to tell you everything you need to know about this event, including its duration, as well as what you can get from it. Let’s get right into it.
When Does Fortnite 5th Birthday Start
The Fortnite 5th Birthday event is scheduled to begin this Friday, September 23rd, 2022, at 9 AM ET. It is then going to last for the next several days, until Tuesday, September 27th, 2022, at 9 AM ET. For the duration of this event, the Battle Bus is going to be painted in birthday-themed colors, and the Island is going to be filled with birthday presents, birthday cake, and balloons to help players celebrate this festive date. In fact, all of these are involved in the Birthday Event Quests, as we are going to see in the next section.
Fortnite Birthday Event Quests & Rewards
There are three Birthday Event Quests that you can complete during this event. Note that you will only have from September 23rd until September 27th to do so, but don’t worry – they aren’t that hard to do. The quests in question and their rewards are:
- Quest #1: Throw Birthday Presents (0/5). When you complete this quest, you will be rewarded with the Sparklecake Emoticon.
- Quest #2: Consume Birthday Cake in different matches (0/5). When you complete this quest, you will be rewarded with the Fuzzfetti Cake Back Bling.
- Quest #3: Use Balloons in a Single Match (0/5). When you complete this quest, you will be rewarded with the Celebratory Slice Pickaxe.