Kanto Raid Day

Raid Day

Sunday, February 28, at 11:00 AM Local Time
Sunday, February 28, at 2:00 PM Local Time

We’re closing out the Pokémon Day weekend festivities with a Kanto-themed Raid Day! Join us to celebrate some fan-favorite Pokémon as the Season of Celebration comes to an end.


Increased Team GO Rocket Grunts at PokéStops and balloons


  • We’re hearing reports that Giovanni will be returning with a different Shadow Legendary Pokémon in his clutches. Get ready to complete some new Team GO Rocket Special Research to save this Pokémon, Trainers!
  • Pick up a bundle of three Remote Raid Passes in the shop starting on Saturday, February 27 at 1:00 p.m. Pacific time to Monday, March 1 at 1:00 p.m. Pacific time.
  • Earn up to five free Raid Passes by spinning Photo Discs at PokéStops or Gyms during event hours.
  • During the event period, you can use a Charged TM to help a Shadow Pokémon forget the Charged Attack Frustration.
  • Exclusive Moves:
    • Articuno caught during the event will know Hurricane.
    • Zapdos caught during the event will know Thunder Shock.
    • Moltres caught during the event will know Sky Attack.


Appearing in 5- Star Raids

  • shiny
  • shiny
  • shiny


Articuno, Zapdos, and Moltres are available in their shiny variants.

  • Articuno
  • Zapdos
  • Moltres



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