Pokemon Go event schedule June 2022: All current and upcoming events

. 15 days ago

Wondering what events are taking place in Pokemon Go in June 2022? We’ve got a full list of key dates to add to your calendar, from Community Days to Spotlight Hours and one-off special events.

Six years on from its launch, Pokemon Go still has a very loyal community of players around the world who log in every day to catch ’em all and battle with friends. A big reason for that is the regular events that Niantic hosts in the game.

As well as the monthly Community Days and weekly Spotlight Hours that focus on a specific Pokemon, there are always themed events happening that celebrate everything from Valentine’s Day to new mainline Pokemon games being released.

Below, you’ll find information on every major event happening in June 2022 in Pokemon Go, as well as details on the Spotlight Hours, Community Days, and Research Breakthroughs you can enjoy.


PokeStops in Pokemon Go that give out Field Research tasks
There are plenty of events happening in June.

All upcoming Pokemon Go events in June 2022

You can find information on every Pokemon Go event in June 2022 below, including details of Community Days, Spotlight Hours, and Raid Hours. We’ll be keeping it updated throughout the month.

Pokemon Go Fest 2022 (June 4 – 5)

A poster for Pokemon Go Fest 2022
Buddies across the world will be connecting even more so for Pokemon Go Fest, which starts on June 4.

The biggest Pokemon Go event of the year, Pokemon Go Fest 2022, is taking place this month! For a whole weekend, players can enjoy features like the Global Challenge Arena and rotating Habitat Hours.

There will also be a Special Research story for ticketholders that leads to an encounter with the Mythical Shaymin, and the Ultra Beast known as Nihilego is making its big debut in 5-Star Raids.

Check out our Day 1 and Day 2 guides for more Pokemon Go Fest 2022 details.

Adventure Week (June 7 – 12)

A poster featuring Tyrunt in Pokemon Go Adventure Week

It’s been a few years since the last Adventure Week took place, but the popular event is finally returning in June 2022 with a focus on “exploring the wide world of fossils” as well as Rock-type Pokemon.

This year, Tyrunt and Amaura are making their Pokemon Go debut, Unown F will appear as part of the Ultra Unlock bonuses, and there will be a special Research Day starring Cranidos and Shieldon.

Check out our Adventure Week research guide for more details.

Pokemon TCG Crossover Event (June 16 – 30)

Pokemon Go Crossover Event starts June 16 2022
There will be a big crossover event to celebrate the Pokemon Go TCG set.

To celebrate the release of the Pokemon Go x Pokemon Trading Card Game collaboration, there will be a special crossover event taking place during the second half of June 2022.

As well as the debut of Wimpod and its evolution Golisopod, Mewtwo will be returning to 5-Star Raids, Pikachu will spawn with a special TCG Hat, and there are multiple Collection Challenges to complete.

Check out our Pokemon Go TCG Crossover Event hub for more details.

Pokemon Go June 2022 Community Day (June 25)

pokemon go community day deino june 2022
Deino is the star of the June Community Day event.

Niantic have confirmed that the next Pokemon Go Community Day event will take place on June 25 and the Irate Pokemon, Deino, will be the headliner.

Trainers who evolve a Zweilous (Deino’s evolution) will get a Hydreigon that knows Brutal Swing. There will also be bonus 4-Star Raid Battles to enjoy following the event, with Zweilous as a Raid Boss.

Check out our Community Day hub for more details.

Pokemon Go June 2022 Spotlight Hours

Pokemon Go Spotlight Hour
Spotlight Hours are some of the most popular Pokemon Go events.

There are five Spotlight Hours to look forward to in Pokemon Go this month, which we’ve listed below alongside their bonuses:

  • June 7 – Nosepass with Double Catch Candy bonus
  • June 14 – Mantine with Double Transfer Candy bonus
  • June 21 – Spinarak with Evolution XP bonus
  • June 28 – Pikachu (TCG Hat)

Spotlight Hours take place every Tuesday from 6 pm to 7 pm local time. Prepare for them by stocking up on Poke Balls and clearing out your Pokemon storage.

You can find out more details with our complete Spotlight Hour guide.

Pokemon Go June 2022 Raid Hours

Pokemon Go
Taking part in Raid Hours is a great way to catch Legendaries.

There are four Raid Hours to look forward to in Pokemon Go this month, which we’ve listed below:

  • June 1 – Kyogre
  • June 8 – Groudon
  • June 15 – Groudon
  • June 22 – Mewtwo
  • June 29 – Mewtwo

Raid Hours take place every Wednesday from 6 pm to 7 pm local time. During this hour, the featured Pokemon will appear more frequently in 5-Star Raid Battles.

You can find out more about Raid Battles with our Raid Boss schedule.

Pokemon Go June 2022 Research Breakthrough

A poster for the research breakthrough in Pokemon Go
Research Breakthroughs feature a new reward each month.

The Research Breakthrough reward for June 2022 is none other than the Steel-type Klink!

To earn a Research Breakthrough, you’ll need to complete seven Field Research tasks during June. If you’re lucky, you might be able to encounter a Shiny Klink.

You can see a complete list of this month’s Field Research tasks right here.

That’s everything you need to know about June’s events calendar for Pokemon Go!

For more tips and tricks, make sure to check out some of our other Pokemon Go guides below:

Pokemon Go type chart | How to catch a Ditto in Pokemon Go | Best Eeveelutions | Best Pokemon in Pokemon Go | Pokemon Go promo codes for free items | How to get Pinap BerriesHow to defeat Giovanni | Rarest Pokemon | Best Mega Evolutions | Community Day schedule | How to get free Remote Raid Passes | Team Go Rocket Grunt guide | Sierra counters | Arlo counters | Cliff counters

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