Niantic has revealed the next location for Pokemon Go Fest 2022with an event that will take place in Seattle, Washington from Friday, July 22 to Sunday, July 24. The upcoming event will be held in both Seattle Central Park and the city of Seattle itself, with each day divided into two sessions at two locations.
The event is ticketed, and unlike other events Pokemon Go event, open only to those who can attend in person in Seattle. Tickets are available nowsells for $25 for a single day, with attendees only able to purchase tickets for one day of the three-day event.
With two locations, ticketing is a bit more complicated than most Pokemon Go Fest events. Trainers can choose to purchase a morning session, which means they will spend the first half of the day at the park and the second half of the day in the city, while the afternoon session will watch the players in the city before and during park in the afternoon.
Players who purchase tickets to the Seattle Pokemon Go Fest will be able to enjoy different experiences and bonuses whether they’re in the park or the city. At Seattle Central Park, they will be able to check out the following:
- Complete the event-specific Special Research to encounter Sky Forme Shaymin as you adventure in Seattle Central Park.
- Explore four real-world habitats – two of which are unique to the Seattle event. Each habitat includes unique Pokémon and its very own Collection Challenge.
- Sanctuary in the Clouds: Like the iconic Space Needle, reach for the sky and soar among the clouds with Togetic, Woobat, Rufflet, and more!
- The Oasis: Looking for a tropical getaway amidst the hustle and bustle of downtown Seattle? Back to Alolan Exeggutor, Sand Cloak Burmy, Gible, Panpour, etc
- Dreamy Mindscape: Feeling a little Drowzee? Hoping to curl up for a nap with Teddiursa? Why not catch a little snooze with Pokémon like Snorlax and Litwick? Sleep well!
- Electric garden: A magical garden with a distinct stillness in the air. Pokémon like Hisuian Voltorb, Combee, Foongus, and Helioptile will be drawn to this space.
- Be sure to visit Transactional Post Office meet and trade with Trainers at the event or test your mettle with other Trainers at Battle field.
- Enjoy lots of live photo activities — including photo opportunities with Pikachu or Eevee!
- The special edition of the Pokémon GO Fest 2022 t-shirt will be sold exclusively at this Pokémon GO Fest 2022 and other Pokémon GO Fest 2022 live events.
- Make up to six Special Deals and enjoy reduced Stardust costs for every transaction made during event hours!
City events include:
- A second Special Research story will be available, featuring a rewarded encounter with a Pokémon that hasn’t yet appeared in Pokémon GO.
- Pokémon from all habitats of Pokémon GO Fest: Seattle will appear in the wild.
- Claim a total of nine Raid cards daily by spinning the Photo Disc at the Gym.
- Team GO Rocket Balloons will appear more often and defeating Team GO Rocket Grunts will earn you twice as many Mystery Components.
During both events, the following rewards will be available to ticket holders:
- Shiny Combee and Shiny Panpour will launch their Pokémon GO.
- Eggs will require half of their normal Incubation Distance.
- Snap a snap at the event for a surprise!
- Event-themed fieldwork will be available.
- You’ll be able to get event-themed stickers by spinning a PokéStop and opening a Gift.
- Confetti will appear on the map in the game.
Seattle-based ticket holders will still be able to get in on some of the fun, with Go Fest raids including Cresselia and Darkrai available to all trainers.
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