Pokémon GO 2020 Autumn Event Guide

Fall is upon us in Pokémon GO! 🍂 The Pokémon GO’s Autumn 2020 event lasts from Friday, October 9, 2020, at 8:00 a.m. to Monday, October 12, 2020, at 1:00 p.m. PDT (GMT −7). Autumn Form Deerling and shiny Kanto Vulpix are making their debut and there’s a lot of berrylicious things going on.

Let’s dive into event bonuses, The Seasons Change limited timed research and more.



  • Surprise 1/4 egg hatch distance
  • Autumn Form Deerling is making its debut
  • Release of shiny Kanto Vulpix
  • Berries will be twice as effective when feeding them to your Buddy
  • Pinap Berries drop 4x candy (also applies to Silver Pinaps)
  • Berries will be dropping more frequently from PokeStops and Gyms

The Seasons Change: Part 1 Timed Research Tasks and Rewards

Stage 1

  • Catch 10 Pokémon – 10x PokéBall
  • Make 5 nice throws – Zigzagoon (s)
  • Transfer 5 Pokémon – Shroomish

Stage Reward: Vulpix (s), 500 stardust, 500 XP

Stage 2

  • Use 3 Razz Berries to help catch Pokémon – 5x Razz berries
  • Use 3 Nanab Berries to help catch Pokémon – 5x Nanab berries
  • Use 3 Pinap Berries to help catch Pokémon – 5x Pinap berries

Stage reward: 3x Revive, 500 stardust, 500 XP

Stage 3

  • Give your Buddy 2 treats – 750 stardust
  • Earn 1 Hearts with your Buddy – 750 stardust
  • Earn a Candy walking with your Buddy – 750 stardust

Stage rewards: 1x Silver Pinap Berry, 750 stardust, 750 XP

Stage 4

  • Completed – 1000 XP
  • Completed – 1000 XP
  • Completed – 1000 XP

Stage rewards: Deerling (Autumn), 1000 XP, 1000 stardust

Pokemon GO Deerling (Autumn)Deerling (Autumn)

Autumn-themed Pokémon hatching from 5 km Eggs

Pokemon GO ChikoritaChikorita Pokemon GO SewaddleSewaddle
Pokemon GO ShroomishShroomish Pokemon GO BonslyBonsly

Increased spawns

  • Oddish, Vulpix, Bayleef, Hoothoot, Sudowoodo, Yanma, Pineco, Zigzagoon, Seedot, Shroomish, Plant Cloak Burmy, and Foongus.

Event specific raid bosses

Tier 1

Pokemon GO PinecoPineco Pokemon GO VulpixVulpix Pokemon GO FerroseedFerroseed
Pokemon GO TimburrTimburr Pokemon GO TangelaTangela

Tier 3

Pokemon GO PinsirPinsir Pokemon GO SudowoodoSudowoodo Pokemon GO GloomGloom
Pokemon GO NoctowlNoctowl Pokemon GO BreloomBreloom

Tier 5

Pokemon GO Giratina (Origin)Giratina (Origin)

Mega Tier

Pokemon GO Venusaur (Mega)Venusaur (Mega) Pokemon GO Blastoise (Mega)Blastoise (Mega) Pokemon GO Charizard (Mega Y)Charizard (Mega Y)
Pokemon GO Charizard (Mega X)Charizard (Mega X) Pokemon GO Pidgeot (Mega)Pidgeot (Mega) Pokemon GO Houndoom (Mega)Houndoom (Mega)
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