#MySpecialDay | 199 Birthday Instagram Captions
Your birthday marks a milestone regardless of the year. It’s a time for taking lots of photos and sharing them on your Instagram feed. Yes, Insta is the perfect place to post visual content. But your followers may not know it’s your special day if you don’t add a caption to put your pics in context. How do you come up with relatable phrases that capture the essence of the big day?
Instead of recycling phrases from years past or wrecking your brains to come up with something witty, choose from these original captions to commemorate your big day.
Instagram Birthday Captions for Yourself
Set the mood for your special day with one of the captions below.
- The most wonderful time of the year is here. It’s the anniversary of my birth!
- Someone very special was born today. Many happy returns to me.
- On this day, a star was born.
- Today, we celebrate me.
- The phrase of the day is Happy Birthday. Feel free to improvise.
- Guess who’s celebrating their B-Day today?
- I may be another year older, but I still got it!
- No need for a fancy B-Day party this year. I’m going to celebrate ME every single day of my life.
- On the anniversary of my birth, I wish for stronger bonds with family and friends, meaningful experiences, and dreams realized.
- Joy comes from surrounding yourself with loving people. My happiest moments all include a generous circle of family and friends, and I feel blessed to have them celebrate my special day with me.
- On this day, God created a masterpiece.
- Hoping my big day is filled with lots of laughter.
- Having a fantastic birthday.
- Happy as can be on my special day.
- Celebrating good times on my big day.
- Bring out the balloons for the birthday girl.
- I’m glad I was born on this day.
- Time to celebrate the day of my birth.
- I’m accepting virtual hugs and kisses ’cause it’s my birthday.
Funny Birthday Captions
There’s no better way to start your B-day than with a little self-deprecating humor. Get the roast started with these witty captions.
- Notice: Today is my Birthday. However, I’m extending the expiration date for gifts until the end of the month.
- Today is the day I level up a year and all I can think about is cake.
- Today is my big day. For those who want to send a monetary gift, I accept PayPal, Venmo, Zelle, Google Pay, and CashApp.
- It’s my big day. DM me for cake.
- I got Happy Birthday playing on repeat.
- I wasn’t born digitally, so don’t send me virtual flowers, balloons, and cake. I want the real thing.
- Got my ID in hand so I can go to my favorite places to get my gifts for my B-Day.
- Mirror, mirror, on the wall, who has the most fabulous birthdays of them all?
- Today’s my birthday, so send me on an ego trip.
- Don’t judge me. Walt Disney once said, “Growing old is mandatory, but growing up is optional.”
- I don’t usually brag, but when I do, it’s because I’m awesome. Happy B-Day to me.
- Turn my birthday selfie into a meme.
- Those who bring me a gift for my special day will be looked on fondly. Those who give me nothing … Well, let’s just say you don’t want to be in my line of sight.
22nd Birthday Captions
You’ve heard the saying, “Life begins at 22.” It’s true. Pick a caption below to kick-off your next adventure.
- Mood. Living my best life at 22!
- It’s my big day today. Starting Chapter 22.
- There’s nothing quite like turning the page on 21.
- Congratulations! You’ve been blessed with my greatness for 22 years now.
- Breaking News: It’s my birthday!
- It’s all about me today. I’m not doing anything that doesn’t involve me taking center stage.
- Today is the best day ever because I was born on this day. Periodt
- 21 + 1 = on fleek.
- I flex all day, every day, but especially on my birthday.
- I was born 22 years ago today. But I’m ageless.
- 22 years ago today, I came into this world kicking and screaming. I don’t know what all the fuss was about. It’s been smooth sailing.
- 22 candles shine beautifully. But I’ll still be glowing after I blow out the flames.
- It’s my B-Day today and I’m curating the vibe.
- 22 and making my grand debut.
- Each year I wake up on my birthday, my confidence soars.
- Life seems better when it’s your big day.
- It’s my special day, but first, let me take a selfie.
- My 22nd B-Day celebration begins now.
21st Birthday Captions
Let your followers know you’re a full-fledged adult now and add one of these captions under your photo.
- I’ve waited for this day for 21 years. Now that it’s here, I’m going to spread my wings and fly.
- Tossing the fake ID today. YEET
- No more flashing my ID. Starting today, I’m showing it in slo-mo.
- Turning 21 today. Accepting Lyft and Uber donations.
- Best. Birthday. Ever!
- Crying tears of joy. 21 feels good.
- I have a devilish smile on my face because I’m 21 today.
- It’s my 21st. Let the partying begin!
- Just turned 21. ID in hand. Let’s Go!
- Warning: It’s my 21st birthday.
- Amazing things happen to people born on this day. Happy B-Day to me!
- It’s my special day, so I’m filling your timeline with pics of me today. You’re welcome.
- Still young and fun at age 21. Happy Birthday to me.
- Just made 21, so pardon me while I take this ego trip.
- Can’t nobody tell me nothin’ …I’m 21 today.
- Forever 21!
- My 21st birthday is non-negotiable. I will do what I want, when I want, and how I want.
- It’s my birthday. Time to secure this bag.
- Unapologetic-ally 21 and having fun on my special day.
- Cake $200. Candles $20. Balloons $50. Age 21, priceless. There’s something money can’t buy, for everything else…there’s this outfit.
- This is my year to thrive. Happy 21st B-Day to me.
20th Birthday Captions
Let everyone know you’re not a teen anymore with these B-Day captions.
- I feel so blessed. Happy to enjoy another Birthday.
- Looking forward to turning a year older.
- Most people celebrate the New Year on January 1st. I observe it today because it is the day I was born. New year. New Me.
- I was born on this day 20 years ago. You know what that means? Turn up! Turn up! Turn Up!
- Birthday vibes. Time to take another victory lap around the sun.
- Here’s to another year of awesomeness.
- I have 20 reasons to celebrate today.
- Surrounded by love on my special day.
- As I celebrate my B-Day, I just want to pause for a moment to thank everyone who made me what I am today. I could not have grown into the person I am over the past 20 years without you.
- Hoping my 20s be as wonderful as my teens.
- Today’s my 20th birthday, so send me on an ego trip.
- They say, the older you get the better you get. I got 20 years of awesomeness under my belt.
- This 20th B-Day has me all in my feels.
- I’m 20 years old today. That’s it. That’s the tea.
- My birthday snuck up on me this year. Can we just hit the pause button at age 20?
- Ready or not year 20, here I come! Open the confetti.
19th Birthday Captions
Commemorate your 19th B-DAY with one of these Insta captions.
- Announcement: I can confirm today is my 19th birthday.
- My plans for today: party, party, party for on my special day.
- Feeling an overwhelming sense of happiness. Happy 19th to me!
- It’s my big day and I want to be spoiled rotten.
- It’s here y’all! Accepting positive vibes and gifts for my 19th.
- Bring on the cake. It’s my 19th B-Day.
- Editing my Birthday playlist.
- It’s my big day. Time to glow up, grow up, and blow out the candles.
- Throw the confetti and blow up the balloons. It’s time to celebrate my special day.
- Here’s to another year of long hugs, roaring laughter, and big smiles. Happy Birthday to me.
- I own this day.
- Relishing my last year as a teen.
- Reflecting on this past year, and my heart can’t stop smiling. Looking forward to celebrating my big day with family and friends.
- You can’t tell me nothing. I’m rocking this B-day outfit!
- It’s my big day and I just want to have fun.
- At age 19, I’m stepping up my game and into the frame.
- Aw snap! It’s my birthday.
- I’m always on fire. But today, I take the cake.
- Rise and shine. Time to come up with lines to tell me how awesome I am on my 19th B-Day.
- Woke up this morning, looked in the mirror, smiled and sang Happy Birthday to me.
18th Birthday Captions
You’re on the stepping stone to greatness. Get the ‘Gram (poppin’) with these birthday captions.
- Today is my birthday. I want to thank everyone who has supported me up to this point. I also want to thank the haters because their negative energy gave me the fuel I needed to work harder, and become the exceptional person I am today.
- Buckle up peeps! Time to celebrate my birthday in 5, 4, 3, 2, 1.
- Living. My. Life. Happy 18th to me.
- I’m 18. So no more curfew, right?
- I turn 18 today. Taking risks, living my best life, and partying until the sun rises.
- Birthday goals: Live life to the fullest.
- Today this caterpillar turns into an 18-year old butterfly.
- Just because I’m 18 today, don’t expect me to act like an adult. I’m clinging to my childish ways.
- I am 18 today. Thank you. Next!
- Yes. It’s my birthday today and I expect to be treated like a Queen/King.
- I’m grateful for another year of life. Many happy returns to me!
- As I commemorate my big name day, I want to pause to thank God for the precious gift of life. Happy 18th to me.
- I’ll never get to turn 18 again. I don’t want this day to end.
- Guess what I’m doing today? I’m celebrating turning 18.
- Life gives you lemons, then you transform into a beautiful 18-year-old.
- Some people say adult-ing is hard. I say bring it on!
17th Birthday Captions
There’s no shame in posting your name day selfie on Insta. Check out this witty captions to go along with your post.
- Guess what I’m doing today? I’m celebrating turning 17th.
- I slay all day on my 17th B-Day!
- Shower me with gifts. I turn 17 today.
- Today’s perfect. Cake, balloons. confetti, and gifts.
- Shining like a diamond, sparkling like glitter. Chilling like a cucumber and full of vigor. It’s my 17th!
- Someone call Seventeen magazine ’cause I need to be on the cover.
- Today’s my B-Day and it’s going to be epic.
- Putting the extra in front of the word special ’cause it’s my birthday.
- Thanking God for another year to live my best life.
- I may not be rich (yet), but I am blessed with God’s most precious gift: Life. Happy 17th to me.
- I don’t know what I’m going to do today. But it has to be something really fun and cool. Any suggestions on how I should celebrate my 17th?
- RIP 16.
- It’s my name day. YEET
- Listen up Fam, It’s my 17th!
- My 17th birthday is going to be LIT!
- I’m high-key obsessed about turning 17.
- My 17th = 10/10.
- Making a wish for my 17th.
- I believe in myself and the miracles that come when you make a wish on your birthday. Happy 17th to me!
16th Birthday Captions
Add one of these captions with your pose for the ‘Gram.
- #It’sMyBirthday #happybirthday #Instabday #celebrate #bestoftheday
- I spent 15 years being a prince/princess. Leveling up. I’m now the Qween/King of Sixteen.
- I wish someone would throw me a surprise party for my B-Day!
- Turned 16 today, but I’m not down with the sweet part.
- Happy birthday to my sweet self.
- Sweet 16. That’s me.
- This is not a drill. fr fr. I am 16 today.
- Bow down. It’s my birthday.
- Tag a friend. It’s my big day.
- I’m growing up fast. Since my 16th won’t last, I’m going to have a blast. Who’s with me?
- No matter how old I get, I’ll always be awesome!
- Starting my big day off with this gorgeous selfie.
- Born to shine.
- I woke up like this on my 16th.
- Cake and ice cream to celebrate my 16th.
- 15 has come and gone. Now it’s time to move on. Happy Sweet 16 to me.
- TRENDING: It’s my 16th birthday!
- Forget the candles, I want fireworks!
- Not chasing clout, but it is my 16th birthday! So, hit that like button.
- Let’s skip the formalities, OK. It’s my special day and I want gifts.
- Wishing me, myself, and I a merry 16th.
- Thanking God for blessing me with another year.
- Today is a very special day for me. Celebrating my 16th.
- Doing my hair toss and feeling good on my B-DAY!
Birthday Captions for Best Friends
What is friendship? It’s a special bond. It’s sharing secrets, supporting each other, having fun, and making memories.
- Happy B-day to my ride-or-die. Wishing you a day filled with love and happiness.
- Happy Birthday to my BFF. You are THE most caring, loving, and fun person I know. May all your wishes come true.
- I wish you a lifetime of happiness. Happy B-DAY, Bestie. I love you always.
- Many happy returns to my DAY ONE. I celebrate you not just today but every day.
- You have a heart of gold. Happy B-day. May God continue to bless you.
- To my beloved friend. I love you more than words can express. We’ve been through many ups and downs together. Today I celebrate your accomplishments, your courage, and your resilience. Many happy returns.
- Today is all about you Bestie. I hope you got a good night’s sleep because we’re going for a wild ride. Happy Birthday.
- You are phenomenal. May this year be as fabulous as you are. Happy Birthday to the best friend in the world.
- Enjoy your big day. May you have many years of happiness and health.
- I can think of no better time to celebrate you than on the occasion of your birth. Many happy returns, Bestie. I GOTCHOO, Boo!
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