Pokemon Go Welcome to Alola event


Date + Time

Tuesday, March 1, 2022, at 10:00 a.m. to Wednesday, March 9, 2022, at 8:00 p.m. local time

Wild Encounters

To commemorate the arrival of these Pokémon originally discovered in Alola, the following Pokémon will be appearing more frequently in the wild!

A Tropical Collection Challenge

A Collection Challenge to collect the following Pokémon first discovered in Alola will be available!

Complete the challenge to contribute to your Elite Collector medal and earn 7,000 XP and 15 Ultra Balls.

  • Rowlet
  • Litten
  • Popplio
  • Pikipek
  • Yungoos
  • Gumshoos (must evolve a Yungoos)


The following Pokémon will be appearing in raids.

One-Star Raids

  • Bellsprout
  • Snubbull
  • Phanpy
  • Electrike
  • Rockruff

Three-Star Raids

  • Alolan Raichu
  • Nidoqueen
  • Wigglytuff
  • Alolan Graveler

Five-Star Raids

Tapu Koko

Mega Raids

  • Mega Venusaur

Field Research Task Encounters

The following Pokémon will be available to encounter when you complete Field Research tasks!

  • Pikipek
  • Yungoos
Author: VintagePokeCollector

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