The Pokémon GO’s solstice-themed event is returning, bringing Regigigas to five-star raids! If you’re especially lucky, you will be able to encounter a shiny Regigigas, shiny Snorunt or a shiny Yanma.
From June 17 to June 20, 2021, you will be able to encounter Regigigas, Lunatone, Solrock and a variety of hemisphere-themed spawns in wild and raid encounters.
Summer Solstice Event 2021
Date and time
- Thursday, June 17, 2021, at 10:00 a.m. to Sunday, June 20, 2021, at 8:00 p.m. local time
- Your Buddy will be eager to help you on your adventures! During the event, they’ll give you gift items and Poké Balls more frequently.
- The walking distance required to earn hearts with your buddy will be halved.
- Take a few snapshots for a surprise!
Regigigas in five star raids
Regigigas is coming to five-star raids! From Thursday, June 17, 2021, at 10:00 a.m. to Thursday, July 1, 2021, at 10:00 a.m. local time, you can encounter Regigigas in five-star raids. If you’re lucky, you might encounter a Shiny one!
Raid-related Field Research will also be available from PokéStops exclusively during this window.
Our Regigigas Raid Counters Guide will be updated as soon as the event starts.
Solrock, Lunatone and hemisphere exclusive wild spawns
Globally increased spawns
Trainers globally will be able to encounter Lunatone, Solrock, Spheal, and more in the wild. If you’re lucky, you might encounter Snorlax!
Northern hemisphere spawns
Trainers in the northern hemisphere will be able to encounter the following Pokémon in the wild: Yanma, Chimchar, Summer Form Deerling, and more. If you’re lucky, you might find a Shiny Yanma!
Southern hemisphere spawns
Trainers in the southern hemisphere will be able to encounter the following Pokémon in the wild: Snorunt, Snover, Winter Form Deerling, and more. If you’re lucky, you might encounter a Shiny Snorunt!
Hemisphere Exclusive Raids
Worldwide raid bosses
The following Pokémon will be appearing in raids worldwide: Lunatone, Solrock, Klink, and more.
Northern hemisphere raids
The following Pokémon will be appearing in raids in the northern hemisphere: Alolan Marowak, Yanma, Petilil, and more.
Here’s the full confirmed list:
|1||Lunatone (s), Solrock (s), Klink (s), Yanma (s), Petilil|
|3||Alolan Marowak (s), Floatzel, Alolan Raichu (s)|
Southern hemisphere raids
The following Pokémon will be appearing in raids in the southern hemisphere: Lapras, Piloswine, Snorunt, and more.
Here’s the full confirmed list:
|1||Lunatone (s), Solrock (s), Klink (s), Snorunt (s), Snover (s)|
|3||Lapras (s), Piloswine, Walrein|
Event-exclusive Field research
Complete event-exclusive Field Research tasks to earn rewards like:
- encounters with Yanma in the northern hemisphere,
- encounters with Snorunt in the southern hemisphere,
and even Silver Pinap Berries if you’re lucky! Here are all the tasks available during the event:
|Catch 5 Lunatone||Lunatone (s), Solrock (s)|
|Catch 5 Solrock||Lunatone (s), Solrock (s)|
|Catch 15 Lunatone||1 Silver Pinap|
|Catch 15 Solrock||1 Silver Pinap|
|Earn 3 candies walking with your buddy||Snorunt (s, South), Yanma (s, North)|
|Catch 10 Pokemon||Snorunt (s, South), Yanma (s, North)|
|Win a raid in under 60 seconds||1 Silver Pinap|
|Spin 7 Pokéstops or Gyms||3x Regirock/Regice/Registeel Candy|
|Use 3 Golden Razz Berries to help catch Pokemon||3x Regirock/Regice/Registeel/Regigigas Candy|
|Win a level 3 or higher raid||3x Regigigas Candy|