Niantic has announced that a Special Raid Weekend will take place from Saturday, June 12th, 2021, at 10:00 a.m. to Sunday, June 13th, 2021, at 8:00 p.m. local time in Pokémon GO. Players will be able to earn bonus Candy and find more raids!
Special Raid Weekend incoming: Earn bonus Candy and Candy XL, and find more raids!
Trainers, Get ready for a Special Raid Weekend, where you will be able to earn bonus Candy and find more raids!
Date + Time
Saturday, June 12, 2021, at 10:00 a.m. to Sunday, June 13, 2021, at 8:00 p.m. local time
- Earn twice the Candy for catching Pokémon
- Trainers level 40 and above will have three times the chance to obtain Candy XL from catching Pokémon
- Raids will be happening more frequently, including five-star raids and Mega Raids
As a reminder, Regirock, Regice, and Registeel will be appearing in raids until Thursday, June 17, 2021, at 10:00 a.m. local time.
Please be aware of your surroundings and follow guidelines from local health authorities when playing Pokémon GO. Upcoming events are subject to change.