Tottori Festival was a Japan-exclusive event that took place in the middle of December 2018.
The event offered increased numbers of Sandshrew and Alolan Sandshrew in Tottori prefecture region.
These Shiny Pokémon were released worldwide with the start of the event:
The approximate translation for the event announcement was:
To commemorate the “Tottori Festival” event, it will be easier to encounter Sandshrew and Alolan Sandshrew in Tottori Prefecture from Thursday, December 6 to Wednesday, December 19. Also, if you are lucky, you may be able to meet Shiny Sandshrew!
List of similar events
- Lapras Event
- Snorlax Event
- Slowpoke Prefecture
- Tottori Festival
- ITB Berlin
- Heisei Era Celebration
- Chansey Peach Festival
- PokemonGoAppJP. 「サンドおいでフェス in 鳥取」開催を記念して、12月6日（木）から12月19日（水）まで、鳥取県でサンド及びアローラサンドに出会いやすくなります。また、運が良ければ色違いのサンドに出会えるかもしれません！. Twitter. Retrieved on 2020-03-04.