Pokémon GO Special Weekend is a reccurring, regional event in Pokémon GO. Attendants of each edition of Special Weekend can acquire tickets with sponsors and have specific bonuses. Trainers would receive an exclusive medal. Unown spawns at this event.
List of Special Weekends
|Name||Date and time||Location||Sponsor|
|Pokémon GO Special Weekend July 2018
||July 26th 10:00 a.m. JST to
July 29th, 8:00 p.m. JST
|Japan||7-Eleven, Lotteria, and SK Telecom.|
|July 29th, 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. JST||South Korea|
|Pokémon GO Special Weekend February 2019
||February 23rd, 10:00 a.m to 8:00 p.m. JST||Japan||SoftBank and Yahoo Mobile|
|Pokémon GO Special Weekend April 2019
||April 6th 10:00 a.m. JST to
April 7th, 8:00 p.m. JST
|Japan||Ito En and 7-Eleven|
|Pokémon GO Special Weekend November 2020
||November 7th, 11:00 a.m. (local time) to
November 8th, 2:00 p.m. (local time)
|Japan||Softbank, 7-Eleven Japan and Matsumoto Kiyoshi|
|United States||Verizon and Grubhub|
|Pokémon GO Special Weekend May 2021
||May 28th, 10:00 a.m. PDT
to 31st, 10:00 a.m. PDT - worldwide
May 29th, 12:00 a.m.
to 30th, 11:59 p.m. (local time) - ticket holders
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- Pokemon GO Special Weekend Returns To Japan Next Month NintendoSoup.com. Retrieved on 2020-08-31.
- 「Pokémon GO Special Weekend」を4月に実施！. Pokémon GO Live Japan. Retrieved on 2019-03-14.
- Pokémon GO Itoen Special Weekend in Japan. /r/TheSilphRoad. Retrieved on 2019-03-14.
- ITOEN Pokémon GO Special Weekend. /r/TheSilphRoad. Retrieved on 2019-03-14.
- Special Weekend events, presented by selected partners, are coming in November!. Pokémon GO Live. Retrieved on 2020-11-08.
- Enjoy a Pokémon GO Special Weekend in May with Verizon and other partners!. Pokémon GO Live. Retrieved on 2021-05-20.