Summer Event was an event in Pokémon GO. It also featured the GO Fest Weekly Challenge: Friendship Timed Special Research.[1]

Also during the event, a Pokémon Spotlight Hour featuring Oddish happened.

Features

Featured Pokémon

The following Pokémon were released with the start of the event:

Petilil
#548
Grass
TodayView Icon PokemonEncounter.png Pokémon in wild

Selected summer-themed Pokémon had increased spawn rates in the wild and from Incense or Lure Modules:

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Pikachu
Pikachu
#025
Electric
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Oddish
Oddish
#043
Grass   Poison
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Bellsprout
Bellsprout
#069
Grass   Poison
Slowpoke
#079
Water   Psychic
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Krabby
Krabby
#098
Water
Tangela
#114
Grass
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Wingull
Wingull
#278
Water   Flying
Shiny Pokémon.png
Slakoth
Slakoth
#287
Normal
Shiny Pokémon.png
Wailmer
Wailmer
#320
Water
Petilil
#548
Grass

These Shiny Pokémon were released with the start of the event:

Bellsprout
#069
Grass   Poison
Weepinbell
#070
Grass   Poison
Victreebel
#071
Grass   Poison
Egg 5k.png 5-km Eggs

5-km Pokémon Eggs obtained during the event would hatch more of these Pokémon:

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Bellsprout
Bellsprout
#069
590 / 543
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Tentacool
Tentacool
#072
594 / 549
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Seel
Seel
#086
555 / 510
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Exeggcute
Exeggcute
#102
671 / 623
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Horsea
Horsea
#116
603 / 558
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Pichu
Pichu
#172
270 / 240
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Slakoth
Slakoth
#287
572 / 527
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Carvanha
Carvanha
#318
583 / 531
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Budew
Budew
#406
489 / 448
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Hippopotas
Hippopotas
#449
776 / 723
Petilil
#548
588 / 543
Alomomola
#594
1,239 / 1,170

The following Raid Bosses were available for a time of this event:

Egg Raid Normal.png 1st Tier
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Wingull
Wingull
#278 Wingull
Water Flying
Boss CP 2,583 CP
Max capture CP 437 CP 546 CP
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Slakoth
Slakoth
#287 Slakoth
Normal
Boss CP 3,015 CP
Max capture CP 572 CP 716 CP
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Wailmer
Wailmer
#320 Wailmer
Water
Boss CP 3,369 CP
Max capture CP 838 CP 1,048 CP
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Timburr
Timburr
#532 Timburr
Fighting
Boss CP 3,686 CP
Max capture CP 751 CP 939 CP
Petilil
#548 Petilil
Grass
Boss CP 3,379 CP
Max capture CP 588 CP 736 CP
Egg Raid Normal.png 2nd Tier
Sandslash
#028 Sandslash
Ground
Boss CP 11,520 CP
Max capture CP 1,356 CP 1,696 CP
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Exeggutor
Exeggutor
Grass Dragon
Boss CP 19,053 CP
Max capture CP 1,722 CP 2,153 CP
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Magmar
Magmar
#126 Magmar
Fire
Boss CP 12,189 CP
Max capture CP 1,367 CP 1,710 CP
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Roselia
Roselia
#315 Roselia
Grass Poison
Boss CP 10,304 CP
Max capture CP 1,068 CP 1,335 CP
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Hippopotas
Hippopotas
Ground
Boss CP 6,801 CP
Max capture CP 776 CP 970 CP
Egg Raid Rare.png 3rd Tier
Shiny Pokémon.png
Raichu
Raichu
Electric Psychic
Boss CP 16,848 CP
Max capture CP 1,306 CP 1,633 CP
Tangela
#114 Tangela
Grass
Boss CP 6,578 CP
Max capture CP 1,278 CP 1,598 CP
Jumpluff
#189 Jumpluff
Grass Flying
Boss CP 11,228 CP
Max capture CP 935 CP 1,168 CP
Crawdaunt
#342 Crawdaunt
Water Dark
Boss CP 17,967 CP
Max capture CP 1,413 CP 1,767 CP
Egg Raid Rare.png 4th Tier
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Marowak
Marowak
Fire Ghost
Boss CP 13,525 CP
Max capture CP 1,048 CP 1,311 CP
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Lapras
Lapras
#131 Lapras
Water Ice
Boss CP 14,847 CP
Max capture CP 1,509 CP 1,886 CP
Snorlax
#143 Snorlax
Normal
Boss CP 16,684 CP
Max capture CP 1,843 CP 2,304 CP
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Absol
Absol
#359 Absol
Dark
Boss CP 18,195 CP
Max capture CP 1,443 CP 1,805 CP

Field Research event tasks

TodayView Icon Research.png Field Research tasks

There were several Field Research tasks exclusively for the duration of the event.

Catch 3 Grass-type Pokémon
Catch 6 Grass-type Pokémon
Catch 3 Water-type Pokémon
Catch 6 Water-type Pokémon
Earn 2 Candies walking with your buddy
Give your buddy 3 treats
Play with your buddy

References

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