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Happy 28th Birthday Captions for Yourself and Friends


If you or someone you know is turning 28, you’ll be on the lookout for a great birthday photo. Once you have it, we have gathered all the best happy 28th birthday captions for your next post.

Now go ahead and browse through to find your favorite 28th birthday caption for Instagram.

Happy 28th Birthday Captions

  • Cheers to the one day of our lives, when we actually celebrate getting old. Happy 28th Birthday to me.
  • Who knew 28 could look this good? Aging looks good on you.
  • Say hello to my new favorite 28 year old.
  • Today is a great day cause it’s my birthday!
  • Started from the bottom, now I’m 28.
  • Helping this one ring in 28. Cheers to another lap around the sun!
  • I doubt tequila is the answer, but it’s worth a shot.
  • My good vibes speak for themselves.
  • Thankful to be ringing in 28 with the best people I know.
  • 28 is so fun I think I’ll repeat it again next year.
  • Say hello to the world’s latest 28 year old.
  • Made it to 28! I know. I’m as surprised as you are.
  • Year 28, I’m ready! Toss the confetti.
  • I’m grateful for life and for growth. I wish myself a happy birthday.
  • Wishing on 28 candles and chasing my dreams.
  • Another year, another candle on the cake. #28
Balloon with funny happy 28th birthday captions
  • Sunshine and birthday wishes on my mind.
  • Another year, another candle on the cake. #28
  • How good is 28? It’s only the best age of all time. Enjoy your birthday, friend!
  • Heaven has been really good to me by adding another year to my age.
  • Here’s to another 365 days of being fabulous.
  • I’ll enjoy the best of today and laugh like never before because it’s my 28th Birthday.
  • Life’s too short to not celebrate every chance you get! Happy 28th Birthday to me!
  • Keep calm — it’s my 28th birthday.
  • 28 and you’ve never looked better. Here’s to you!
  • It took 28 years to get this awesome.
  • May this 28th birthday mark a fresh beginning in my life.
  • I didn’t choose this 28th birthday, this birthday chose me.
  • Wow, the cake’s really lit this year…
  • I don’t know how to act my age. I’ve never been this age!
  • Cheers to good friends, good vibes, and another 28 years.
Cake with happy 28th birthday captions for Instagram
  • Got so distracted by cake, I forgot it was my own birthday. #SoThisIs28
  • Another year older, but I’ll need some extra time for that ‘wiser’ bit. #28
  • The only things getting LIT today are the candles on my cake!
  • Who knew that 28 would look this good?
  • Cheers to another lap around the sun. Hello, 28.
  • Age is just a number, but friends like these are forever. Thank you all for helping me ring in 28.
  • Pop the champagne, because this girl is 28.
  • Birthday mode: the youngest I’ll ever be, and the oldest I’ve ever been. #28
  • I’m ready for something new now that I’m 28.
  • I’m wearing the smile my birthday gave me.
  • So this is where aging ends, right? #Forever28
  • 28 years, 28 reasons to celebrate.
  • Thanks for letting me bother you for the past 28 years.
Balloons with happy 28th birthday Instagram captions
  • I wish myself a happy 28th birthday since I am the definition of awesomeness.
  • It’s my birthday, so I’m celebrating everything.
  • I don’t care how old I’m turning, so long as there’s cake.
  • Going with the idea that nothing can stop me this year.
  • I wonder what’s going to happen next.
  • Today is the day! You can finally “hit me with your best shot.”
  • Say hello to my new favorite 28 year old.
  • At 28 everything is possible and tomorrow looks friendly.
  • Don’t wanna be sappy so… let’s just say 28 is already one for the books.
  • I should start getting serious, but I’ll eat confetti cake and wear a crown instead.
  • Couldn’t turn 28 without posting my birthday ‘fit.
  • Can’t believe you’re 28. Here’s to another year of amazing memories.
  • Made it to 28! I know. I’m as surprised as you are.
  • Honestly, my birthday should be a holiday.
  • I want to thank everyone for my special 28th birthday, come and join me as I celebrate it.
  • Birthdays are good for me. The more I have, the longer I live. lol.
  • Getting older but my inner child is ageless.
Cake with happy birthday captions for Instagram
  • I have mixed drinks about turning 28.
  • I’m not getting older. I’m getting better.
  • Another lap around the sun with the best people I could have ever asked for. Here’s to 28!
  • It’s time to rhyme because 28 is for fun!
  • Of course, I don’t know how to act my age. I’ve never been this age before!
  • Age 28 but forever the baby of the group.
  • Manifesting the best 28th birthday.
  • Happy Birthday to the smartest person in this world, Happy Birthday to Me!
  • Hugs, kisses, and 28 birthday wishes.
  • 28 has never looked this good. Happy birthday!
  • I don’t care how old I’m turning, so long as there’s cake. #SoThisIs28
  • 28? Who cares. I just want cake.
  • Got so distracted by cake, I forgot it was my own birthday.
  • The thing is I love birthday celebrations, but only when they’re mine.
  • POV: this is what 28 looks like.
  • I’m just here for the birthday cake.
  • 28th birthday selfies hit a little different.
  • 28 years of being your favorite pain in the butt. Here’s to 28 more.
  • Selfies, kisses, and lovely birthday wishes.
Ballons with short wish for birthday
  • Old enough to know better, still young enough to get away with it.
  • Turning 28 is a big deal so I deserve a big celebration!
  • It’s my birthday, so I’m celebrating everything.
  • 28 – time to make some pour decisions.
  • I’m 28 now but age gives no guarantee on maturity.
  • It’s time to kiss 21 goodbye and welcome 28.
  • Doughnut crush my vibes on my 28th birthday.
  • You really gonna scroll without wishing me a happy 28th birthday?
  • Never too old to wear a birthday crown.
  • Chapter 28. Time to make some memories.

If you like these, you might also want to check out Birthday CaptionsBirthday WishesFriend Captions and our lists of First21st22nd23rd24th, 25th, 26th, 27th, 29th, 30th, 31st, 32nd, 33rd, 34th, 35th, 36th, 37th, 38th, 39th and 40th birthday captions.

Short Birthday Captions for Turning 28

  • Achievement unlocked: 28.
  • Favorite day of the year. #28
  • Birthday behavior! #28
  • Hey Siri, count the candles.
  • Wow, never been 28 before.
  • Roaring twenties.
  • Experience level: 28.
  • Act my age? Maybe next year.
  • Chapter 28, Page 1.
  • My day, my way. #28
  • Aged to perfection.
  • 28 never felt better.
  • So this is 28.
  • Schoolin’ Life
  • Lap 28 around the sun…
  • Staying 28 until further notice.
  • Officially 28, but still mentally about five.
Candles with short captions for turning 28
  • 28 years old. That’s, like, a real adult.
  • Now we start planning for 29!
  • Enjoying life, eating confetti cake.
  • And so begins Chapter 28.
  • Growing and glowing. #28
  • I’m too young to be this old.
  • I’m officially in birthday mode. #28
  • Turning 28 is nothing to wine about.
  • Hey Siri, count the candles.
  • Staying 28 until further notice.
  • Made it to Level 28.
  • Aging and raging. #28
  • Keep calm and celebrate 28 years.
Cake with short captions for birthdays
  • 28 is the new 19.
  • 28 years of me. Lucky you.
  • Make a wish. #28
  • Yes, I become 28.
  • My day, my way. #28
  • A year older, a year bolder.
  • 28 and glowing.
  • Woke up a little older… but not wiser.
  • It’s my 28th… I’ll wine if I want to.
  • Stay in your birthday magic.
  • Season 28, Episode 1.
  • Level up. #28
  • 28: When life truly begins.
  • I don’t get older; I level up.
  • Well look who just turned 28…
  • Follow your birthday bliss.
  • Cheers to 28!
  • 28 is looking pretty good to me.
  • Be good to me, 28.
Balloons with happy 31st friend birthday captions
  • Here’s to the next chapter.
  • I can’t keep calm, it’s my 28th birthday.
  • Celebrating 28 years of life.
  • Stuck in them twenty-somethings.
  • Ringing in 28 with the best crew.
  • It’s no time to be 28.
  • 28? Bring it on.
  • I’m officially the big 2-8.
  • Hello, 28.
  • That birthday glow. #Feeling28
  • Is this what growing up feels like?
  • On a scale of 1-10, feeling a solid 28.
  • 28? Who cares. I just want cake.
  • I think 28 looks good on me.
  • Cheers and beers to 28 years.
  • Favorite day of the year. #28
  • Ready to live my adult life blessed.
  • Wow, never been 28 before.
  • 2.8.
  • Follow the call of the disco ball.
  • It took me 28 years to get this cute.
  • 28 28 28 28 I feel like 28.
  • It’s my 28th birthday and that’s the tea.
  • I think 28 chances aren’t enough!
  • Here for cake, and cake only.
Cupcake with funny birthday wishes
  • Talk twenty eight to me.
  • New decade, who dis?
  • Vibin’ and thrivin’.
  • So am I a real adult now?!
  • POV: You can’t believe I’m 28 now.

So that is it for our list of Happy 28th Birthday Captions for Instagram. We hope you found the perfect one for you.

Now go share your birthday photo!

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About the Author

Laynni Locke

I am Laynni Locke, a Canadian writer, reader and traveller with a passion for sharing life’s moments on social media. Keeping friends and family in the loop of our lives though photos and videos has become an essential activity for most.

And it doesn’t matter if you are travelling, celebrating a special occasion or just appreciating day-to-day life, when you take that perfect photo you are going to need the perfect caption or quote before you share it. Which is why we started Routinely Shares, providing comprehensive lists of quotes and captions to cover every occasion, adventure or loved one.

With extensive experience as a travel writer, social media specialist and grant writer, I have made it my mission to curate the best and easiest to use lists for your next post.

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