Update: Trainers, issues with purchases on Google Play have been resolved and you can now get the ticket for the Gritty and Glacial Special Research quest.
Previous Story: Trainers, Niantic and Pokemon Go decided to remove March 2022 Community Day ticket from all stores.
Earlier today, Niantic and Pokemon Go released the ticket for the March 2022 Community Day Special Research story, but players reported having problems with Google Play and were not able to get the ticket. Niantic and Pokemon Go have temporarily removed the March 2022 Community Day ticket from all stores because of an outage impacting players’ ability to use Google Play to make purchases in the game.
We’ve been made aware of an outage impacting players’ ability to use Google Play to make purchases in Pokémon GO, Pikmin: Bloom and Ingress. We are closely monitoring the situation and will provide you with an update soon.
— Niantic Support (@NianticHelp) March 11, 2022
March 2022 Community Day event goes live on March 13, 2022, from 11 AM to 5 PM local time, featuring Sandshrew, Alolan Sandshrew, the shiny forms, exclusive attacks, new event bonuses, and a new Community Day Special Research story Gritty and Glacial.