Fortnite Summer Escape Starts Today

Summer is here!

Epic Games has recently announced the official launch of Fortnite Summer Escape.

Fortnite Summer Escape Schedule

According to the official website, Fortnite Summer Escape has officially started today, running from July 4 at 9 AM ET to July 18, 2023 at 9 AM ET. It is expected to offer Frozen IceCream, new Quests, Bling, Glider, and more.

Tasty Treats

The Frozen IceCream Cone and Lil Whip’s Special Serve have made their return for Summer Escape. Enjoy Normal IceCream Cone, Frozen IceCream Cone, Guzzling, Icecream Cone, Spicy IceCream Cone, and the Lil’Whip’s Special Serve. The Firework Flare Gun will replace the Flare Gun during Summer Escape.

Summer Escape Quests

The Summer Escape Quests include The Quench Quests, Lagoon Party Quests, and Make an Entrance Quests. Players will earn rewards by completing them.


Progressively become available July 4 – July 7.

Everyone likes to enjoy a refreshing beverage, and Purradise Meowscles is no exception. Become his taste tester and concoct a tropical drink that he would enjoy while lazing the summer away. 

Rewards for The Quench Quests:

  • XP
  • Nanners Wrap


Progressively become available July 8 – July 11.

What’s a party without good food? Find the perfect meal for the potluck and be the talk of the Island. 

Rewards for Quench Quests:

  • XP
  • Treezy Back Bling


Progressively become available July 12 – July 16.

You could always pull up to the party like normal, or you can do it with style. Make an entrance that nobody will forget!

Rewards for Make an Entrance Quests:

  • XP
  • Blossom Drop Contrail

Players will earn XP by completing individual Summer Escape Quests. By completing certain amounts of these quests, they will unlock new items for their lockers:

  • Complete 14 Summer Escape Quests: Wild Fronds Back Bling
  • Complete 18 Summer Escape Quests: Bugsy Glider
  • Complete 24 Summer Escape Quests: Toasted Coconut Emote and the Lagoon Escape Loading Screen

Complete specific Summer Escape Quests to unlock more items for the locker:

  • Destroy 10 stones: Artifact Axe Pickaxe (Quest available July 11 at 9 AM ET) 
  • Mantle within 30 seconds of busting through a door: Starry Sea Wrap (Quest available July 12 at 9 AM ET) 

Summer Showdown Islands

Join the Summer Showdown Islands which involves teamwork and taking down all who oppose the other.

Fortnite Crew Benefit

Fortnite Crew subscribers who log into the game anything during Summer Escape will be able to get the Nanner Back Bling. It also has a Tropical Style.

New Summer Outfits

There are new summer outfits to acquire including Opal and Chaos Explorer. The Purradise Outfit will be available to unlock in the Battle Royale Chapter 4 Season 3 Battle Pass starting July 6, 2023 at 9 AM ET.

Fortnite is out now on PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, Nintendo Switch, and Android.