Pokemon Day celebration in Pokemon Go!


Pokemon Day is celebrated on February 27 to commemorate the launch of the first Pokemon video games in 1996. Pokemon Go is celebrating Pokemon Day with a new event! From February 26, 2019 at 1pm PST until February 28, 2019 at 1pm PST we will see the following bonuses:

  • Pokemon from the Kanto region will appear more frequently in the wild
  • Pokemon from the Kanto region will be featured on Raids
  • Pikachu and Eevee wearing flower crowns will be available in the wild and in Field Research
  • You may encounter shiny Pidgey and shiny Rattata

Pikachu and Raichu with flower crowns

Eevee, Vaporeon, Jolteon, Flareon, Espeon and Umbreon with flower crowns

My thoughts

I always love a Kanto event, it’s definitely my favorite region. Be sure to stock up on Eevee candy so you can obtain all Eeveelutions with the flower crown! It’s a short event so get out and go!

Random Pokemon Fact

Oak's Pokemon Fact of the Day