Niantic has announced that the Pokémon GO Community Day on Saturday, January 22, 2022, from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. local time will feature Bulbasaur.


Community Day Classic: Back to Bulbasaur

Trainers, Return to the roots of Community Day during the Season of Heritage! As a special treat, we’ll be holding Community Day Classic and bringing back a favorite: Bulbasaur!

Featured Pokémon

Bulbasaur will be appearing more frequently in the wild!


Shiny Icon: If you’re lucky, you might encounter a Shiny one!

Exclusive Attack

Evolve Ivysaur (Bulbasaur’s Evolution) during the event or up to two hours afterward to get a Venusaur that knows the Charged Attack Frenzy Plant.


Venusaur: Venusaur will be able to learn the Charged Attack Frenzy Plant. Frenzy Plant:
  • Trainer Battles: 100 Power
  • Gyms and raids: 100 Power

Community Day Special Research Story: Bulbasaur Community Day Classic

  • For US$1.00 (or the equivalent pricing tier in your local currency), you’ll be able to access the Bulbasaur Community Day Classic–exclusive Special Research story: Bulbasaur Community Day Classic.
  • Stay tuned for when tickets for the Bulbasaur Community Day Classic Special Research story go live!

Tickets are nonrefundable (subject to applicable law and the exceptions set forth in the Terms of Service). Please note that this Special Research will not include an in-game medal.

Event Bonuses

XP Icon: 3× Catch XP
Incense Icon: Incense activated during the event will last for three hours
Lure Icon: Lure Modules activated during the event will last for three hours
Snapshot Icon: Take a few snapshots during Community Day for a surprise!

Event Bundles

  • There’ll be a special one-time-purchase Community Day Box available for 1,280 PokéCoins, featuring 50 Ultra Balls, five Lucky Eggs, five Star Pieces, and an Elite Charged TM.
  • 30 Ultra Balls will be available in the shop at no cost. Be sure to pick them up during the event!

Please be aware of your surroundings and follow guidelines from local health authorities when playing Pokémon GO. Upcoming events are subject to change.