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July Events Schedule for Pokémon GO

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Trainers! Pokémon GO has just released the July events schedule! Included are the returns of Defense Forme Deoxys, Mewtwo, and a surprise Legendary Raid Boss, a new Research Breakthrough encounter, mew Mega Raid Bosses, Spotlight Hours, and new events! Let’s dive in and take a deeper look at the announcement!

OFFICIAL ANNOUNCEMENT

JULY RESEARCH BREAKTHROUGH

Trainers! Rufflet, the Eaglet Pokémon, will be appearing as your July Research Breakthrough. As an extra bonus throughout this month, you will also receive a free Remote Raid Pass and double XP when you achieve a Research Breakthrough Note: Double XP for Research Breakthroughs will continue throughout the upcoming season.
JULY RESEARCH BREAKTHROUGH ENCOUNTER
Thu., July 1, 2021 @ 1pm PDT until Sun., Aug. 1, 2021 @ 1pm PDT
RUFFLET

5-STAR & MEGA RAIDS

Bidoof will start the month off, then Defense Forme Deoxys, Mewtwo, then a surprise Legendary Pokémon will take over to close out July! ALSO, let’s not forget the madness that is GO Fest Day 2 with most Legendary Pokémon already discovered in Pokémon GO being available in raids that day!

Alongside that lineup of legendaries, Mega Houndoom, Mega Gengar, and Mega Charizard X will rotate through Mega Raids during the month (full schedule below).

*Note: From June 1, 2021, only one Pokémon will be appearing in Mega Raids at a time.

5-STAR SCHEDULE

JULY 1st from 10:00AM – 8:00PM (Local)
Raid Guide
JULY 1st @ 8:00PM – JULY 16th @ 10:00AM (Local)
  
 Raid Guide 
JULY 16th @ 10:00AM – JULY 23rd @ 10:00AM (Local)
   
 Raid Guide 
JULY 23rd @ 10:00am (local)
SURPRISE LEGENDARY POKEMON!

MEGA RAID SCHEDULE

JULY 1st @ 8:00PM – JULY 16th @ 10:00AM (local)
Raid Guide
JULY 16th @ 10:00AM – JULY 23rd @ 10:00AM (local)
Raid Guide
JULY 23rd @ 10:00AM – AUGUST 6th @ 10:00AM (local)
Raid Guide

RAID HOURS:

  • July 7th – Defense Forme Deoxys
  • July 14th – Defense Forme Deoxys
  • July 21st – Mewtwo
  • July 28th – TBA

JULY EVENTS SPOTLIGHT HOURS

Date Featured Pokémon Bonus
July 6 Bulbasaur Official Artwork 2x Catch XP
July 13 Charmander Official Artwork 2x Catch Candy
July 20 Squirtle Official Artwork 2x Transfer Candy
July 27 Natu Official Artwork 2x Evolve XP

COMMUNITY DAY

Join us on Saturday, July 6, 2021, from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. local time for a Community Day event featuring Tepig, the Fire Pig Pokémon! For more details, check out our July Community Day Announcemnt

NEW JULY EVENTS

POKÉMON GO ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION

From Tuesday, July 6, 2021, at 10:00 a.m. through Thursday, July 15, 2021, at 8:00 p.m. local time, Pokémon GO will be celebrating its five-year anniversary! Stay tuned for more details in early July.

GO BATTLE NIGHT

On Sunday, July 11, 2021, from 6:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m. local time, the second GO Battle Night of the season will be happening! Complete up to 100 battles, and receive three times the Stardust for winning battles, completing sets of battles, and ranking up in the GO Battle League. Please note that the Stardust bonus during GO Battle Night will not combine with the 2× Stardust bonus for the GO Battle League that will be active from Monday, June 28, 2021, to Monday, July 12, 2021.

POKÉMON GO FEST 2021

The largest event of the year is nearly here, but you still have time to buy your tickets! Pokémon GO Fest 2021 will take place on July 17 and 18, and each day will provide a unique experience. For more information check out our announcement post!

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