Pokemon Go Confirmed Events in February 2020

Trainers, Niantic and Pokemon Go announced seven new events in February, featuring new bonuses, new Shadow Pokemon, new Legendary Raid Boss, Valentine’s Day event, Sinnoh Celebration, Mystery Bonus and more.

There is a lot to go through, so sit back, relax and enjoy the ride.

Shadow Raikou TGR Special Research

Shadow Raikou is February’s TGR Special Research and one must complete the tasks by the end of February before Shadow Raikou leaves.

February Research Tasks and Rewards, Research Breakthrough Woobat

A new set of Field Research tasks and rewards will go live starting from February 1 – March 1, and Woobat with Woobat candies will be the Research Breakthrough reward.

Tornadus Debut

The cyclone Pokemon Tornadus will make its debut in Pokemon Go starting from February 4-February 25 in T5 Raids.

Sinnoh Celebration Event

  • Start Date: February 7
  • End Date-February 10


  • Sinnoh Pokemon with increased spawn rate
  • Budew, Combee, Bronzor, Gible, Riolu, Hippopotas, and Mantyke from 7KM Eggs
  • Event-specific Field Research tasks
  • Shiny Riolu
  • Shiny Hippopotas

Valentine’s Day Event

  • Start Date: February 14
  • End Date: February 17


  • Pink Pokemon with increased spawn rate in the wild, Raids, Eggs and as Field Research rewards
  • Audion debut
  • Alomomola debut
  • Lure Modules will last 6-hours
  • 2x Catch Candy
  • Shiny Happiny from Eggs
  • Shiny Chansey in the wild
  • Raid Day on February 15 from 1 PM to 5 PM local time featuring Lickitung that knows Body Slam
  • Up to five free additional Raid Passes

Special Friendship Weekend event

  • Start Date: February 21
  • End Date: February 24


  • Friendship levels will increase faster
  • 2x Trade Candy
  • 1/2 Trade Stardust cost
  • The number of Gifts you can open daily will increase to 40.
  • The number of Gifts you can carry in your inventory will increase to 20

Pokemon Spotlight Hour and Mystery Bonus Hour

  • Two new types of events: Pokemon Hour and Mystery Bonus
  • Pokemon Spotlight Hour featuring surprise Pokemon with increased spawn rate in the wild on February 4 from 6 PM to 7 PM local time
  • Mystery Bonus Hour featuring mystery bonus on February 6 from 6 PM to 7 PM local time zone

February 2020 looks like a promising month, so good luck and let’s catch em’ all!

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