GO Fest Challenge Times in various time zones

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GO Fest features a number of time-limited challenges for players all around the world to participate in. This page lists times of those challenge windows in popular timezones across the globe.

Includes GO Fest challenge times for Chicago, San Francisco, New York, London, Paris, Moscow, Abu Dhabi, New Delhi, Bangkok, Singapore, Tokyo and Melbourne.


  • July 19 2017: Challenge #2 now starts at 13:00 Chicago time, not 12:00, confirmed by Niantic.

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GO Fest times around the world 🗺️

Chicago is the official event time zone. If you’re not sure what time-zone you’re in, or can’t find your city in the table, check out the map at the bottom of the article.

GO Fest challenge times around the world
Event Duration Chicago (CDT) San Francisco (PDT) New York (EDT) London (BST) Paris (CET) Moscow (MSK) Abu Dhabi New Delhi (IST) Bangkok Singapore Tokyo (JST) Melbourne (AEST)
Challenge #1 30 min 11:00 9:00 12:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:30 23:00 0:00 1:00 2:00
Challenge #2 30 min 13:00 11:00 14:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:30 1:00 2:00 3:00 4:00
Challenge #3 30 min 15:00 13:00 16:00 21:00 22:00 23:00 0:00 1:30 3:00 4:00 5:00 6:00
Mystery Challenge 60 min 18:00 16:00 19:00 0:00 1:00 2:00 3:00 4:30 6:00 7:00 8:00 9:00

Time zones map

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GO Fest Challenge times explained

Niantic has already announced that GO Fest attendees will be able to unlock global rewards, while players worldwide will be able to extend the duration of these rewards.

Additionally, if both player groups manage obtain Gold Medals in their respective challenges, a special Mystery Challenge will become available for GO Fest attendees.

It’s wildly speculated that the Mystery Challenge features Legendary Pokémon.

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