Celebrate the start of 2024 with a grand event!
Celebrate the start of the year with our New Year’s event! Keep an eye out for costumed Pokémon making their debuts, new avatar items, and the return of some familiar Pokémon wearing party hats. Let’s kick off 2024 in style!
Pokémon GO New Year’s 2024
Monday, January 1, 2024, at 10:00 a.m. to Wednesday, January 3, 2024, at 8:00 p.m. local time
New costumed Pokémon will appear during this event!
Explore with decor
During this event, festive fireworks will light up the skies. We hope you enjoy the colorful decor!
The following Pokémon will appear more frequently in the wild.
The following Pokémon will be appearing in raids.
The following Pokémon will hatch from 7 km Eggs.
Field Research task encounters
New Year’s–themed Field Research tasks will be available! Complete the research tasks to earn Stardust!
The following Pokémon will also be available to encounter when you complete Field Research tasks!
New avatar item
The following new avatar item will be available to purchase in the in-game shop during this event and will continue to be available after the event ends!
Check out the New Year’s Box in the in-game shop during this event!
For 99 PokéCoins, you will get one Incubator and one Premium Battle Pass.
Paid Timed Research
For US$1.00 (or the equivalent pricing tier in your local currency), you’ll be able to access event-exclusive Timed Research.
Complete the research tasks to encounter event-specific Pokémon and earn Stardust, XP, and PokéCoins!
Please note that Timed Research expires. The tasks associated with this Timed Research must be completed and their rewards must be claimed before January 3, 2024, at 8:00 p.m. local time.
Trainers will be able to purchase and gift tickets to any of their Pokémon GO friends that they have achieved a Friendship level of Great Friends or higher with. Please note that purchases—including those made for other Trainers—are non-refundable (subject to applicable law and the exceptions set forth in the Terms of Service). Tickets cannot be purchased with PokéCoins.
*Please note that the Timed Research ticket will only be available in the in-game shop from Monday, January 1, 2024, at 10:00 a.m. to Wednesday, January 3, 2024, at 8:00 p.m. local time.
Please be aware of your surroundings and follow guidelines from local health authorities when playing Pokémon GO. Upcoming events are subject to change. Be sure to follow us on social media, opt in to receiving push notifications, and subscribe to our emails to stay updated.
—The Pokémon GO team