Animal Crossing: New Horizons - June 2021 Guide: Events, Bugs, Items And Everything You Need To Know

We're approaching the end of May and what a month its been for Animal Crossing: New Horizons. Following Version 1.10's launch, regular players have had a lot to keep them entertained with events like Nature Day, International Museum Day, May Day and Mother's Day.

Now we're approaching June and as always, there's a new slate of content to keep us busy. If you've still got Bugs/Fish and Sea Creatures to catch before the end of this month, check out our linked guides above. Otherwise, here's what you can expect for June 2021's update.

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Events

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  • Bug Off - June 26th - Flick's returning back to the Plaza for the monthly Bug Off, where you'll catch bugs to earn special items.
  • Fathers Day - June 20th - Nook Shopping will offer two Father's Day themed items for the whole of June.
  • Summer Solstice - June 6th - July 6th - To celebrate midsummer, Nook Shopping has a limited-time commemorative item, the Sunflower Crown.
  • Wedding Season - June 1st-30th - Like last year, this event celebrates Reese and Cyrus' anniversary this month, letting you take wedding photos on Harvey's Island. Also bringing a series of wedding season-themed furniture and clothing, you can find out more here.
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New Items

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  • Festival Zongzi - 1,000 Bells - June 5th-14th at Nook Shopping.
  • Flower-Petal Basket - 1,400 Bells - June 1st-30th at Nook Shopping.
  • Nupital Bell - 4,500 Bells - June 1st-30th at Nook Shopping.
  • Nupital Doorplate - 1,400 Bells - June 1st-30th at Nook Shopping.
  • Nuptial Ring Pillow - 2,200 Bells - June 1st-30th at Nook Shopping.
  • Ship-Wheel Door Decoration - 1,300 Bells - June 8th-July 22nd at Nook Shopping.
  • Shiromaku - 4,800 Bells - June 1st-30th from the Able Sisters.
  • Sunflower Crown - 1,560 Bells - June 7th-July 6th from Nook Shopping. This item is only available for those playing in the Northern Hemisphere.
  • Surichwi Tteok - 1,000 Bells - June 5th-14th at Nook Shopping.
  • Thank-You Dad Apron - 1,100 Bells - June 1st-30th at Nook Shopping.
  • Tsunokakushi - 2,940 Bells - June 1st-30th from the Able Sisters.
  • White Hakama With Crest - 4,800 Bells - June 1st-30th from the Able Sisters.
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Bug Changes

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Returning

  • Dung Beetle (Southern Hemisphere Only)
  • Drone Beetle
  • Emperor Butterfly
  • Firefly
  • Goliath Beetle
  • Mosquito
  • Rainbow Stag
  • Rajah Brooke's Birdwing (Southern Hemisphere Only)
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Leaving

  • Centipede
  • Common Butterfly
  • Firefly
  • Ladybug
  • Peacock Butterfly
  • Pillbug
  • Violin Beetle
  • Yellow Butterfly
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Fish Changes

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Returning

  • Arapaima
  • Arowana
  • Dorado
  • Gar
  • Giant Snakehead
  • Great White Shark
  • Hammerhead Shark
  • Oarfish (Southern Hemisphere Only)
  • Piranha
  • Pond Smelt (Southern Hemisphere Only)
  • Ribbon Eel
  • Saddled Bichir
  • Saw Shark
  • Sea Butterfly (Southern Hemisphere Only)
  • Squid (Southern Hemisphere Only)
  • Stringfish (Southern Hemisphere Only)
  • Suckerfish
  • Tilapia
  • Whale Shark
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Leaving

  • Char
  • Cherry Salmon
  • Pike (Southern Hemisphere Only)
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Sea Creature Changes

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Returning

  • Gazami Crab
  • Lobster (Southern Hemisphere Only)
  • Mussel
  • Sea Grapes
  • Tiger Prawn
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Leaving

  • Chambered Nautilus
  • Firefly Squid
  • Lobster
  • Mussel (Southern Hemisphere Only)
  • Spiny Lobster (Southern Hemisphere Only)
  • Turban Shell (Southern Hemisphere Only)