Pokemon GO Community Day January 2021: Date, Times, Tickets, Schedule, Rewards, Bonuses And Everything You Need To Know

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Pokemon GO's kicking off 2021 with a big player in January's Community Day.

Machop will be the featured Pokemon available for trainers to collect.

The event kicks off this weekend and will allow you the chance to evolve your Pokemon into Machoke and Machamp.

Here's what we know about Pokemon GO's January Community Day.

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Release Date

The event will take place on Saturday, January 16, 2021, from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. local time

January 2021 Community Day Features

Check out these Community Day features:

  • Machop will be appearing more frequently in the wild. If you’re lucky, you may encounter a Shiny one!
  • Evolve Machoke during the event or up to two hours afterward to get a Machamp that knows Payback.
  • Take a few snapshots during Community Day for a surprise!
  • There’ll be a special one-time-purchase Machop Community Day Box available for 1,280 PokéCoins, featuring an Elite Charged TM, four Incense, four Star Pieces, and 30 Ultra Balls.
  • For US$1 (or the equivalent pricing tier in your local currency), you’ll be able to access the Machop Community Day–exclusive Special Research story, Straight to the Top, Machop!
  • If you purchase a ticket for the Pokémon GO Tour: Kanto event by Wednesday, January 13, 2021, at 11:59 p.m. PST (GMT −8), you’ll get this Special Research story for free!
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Stay tuned for when tickets for the Straight to the Top, Machop! Special Research story go live.

This ticket will cost roughly £0.79 and is non-refundable.


  • 3× Catch Stardust
  • Incense activated during the event will last for three hours
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