Pokémon GO + GrubHub Special Weekend Event (US Only)

Pokémon GO is partnering with GrubHub to give Trainers in the United States the opportunity to take part in an exclusive event. The event takes place on November 8 and players can sign up starting today, October 15th. In order to participate you need to be a Grubhub+ member. Tickets are limited to one per Pokémon GO account and will be available until October 28.

The tickets provide Trainers access to event-exclusive Timed Research and special Pokémon attracted to Incense on Sunday, November 8, 2020, from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. local time anywhere in the United States. Upon ticket redemption, players participating will receive an exclusive event badge.


Date + Time

Sunday, November 8, 2020, from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. local time


  • Complete the event Timed Research to earn three Incense, a Star Piece, and 100 Charizard Mega Energy, as well as encounters with Chansey, Spoink, Mawile, Bronzor, Gible, and Sewaddle!
  • The following Pokémon will be attracted to Incense during the event: Bulbasaur, Charizard, Squirtle, Pikachu, Unown G, Unown H, Sableye, Patrat, Minccino, and Ferroseed. If you’re lucky, you might encounter a Shiny Ferroseed!
  • Please note that Shiny Unown will not be appearing during this event.
  • Incense activated during the event will last for one hour.

How to get a ticket

You can obtain a ticket for the Special Weekend by completing the following actions by October 28 (while supplies last).

  • Submit your email address on the [Special Weekend page](http://grhb.me/pokemongoweekend ). You will then receive an email from Grubhub within 48 hours.
  • * If you’re new to Grubhub+, sign up for a Grubhub+ trial using the link in the email and following the prompts.
  • * Special Weekend tickets will be sent out starting on November 4 via an email from Grubhub


  • Tickets are available to new and current Grubhub+ members.
    • Trainers who are **new to Grubhub+** must join using the link in the email described above, and will also receive a 14-day free trial through this promotion.
    • * Trainers who are **current Grubhub+ members** must only submit their email address on the Special Weekend event page by October 28 in order to register for this promotion and receive a ticket.
  • Tickets will be sent out starting on November 4.
  • More information about the process and eligibility can be found [here](http://grhb.me/pokemongoweekend ).
  • Only one code can be redeemed per Pokémon GO account. Codes are personal and cannot be transferred.
    * Available in the U.S. only.