Pokemon GO: May Community Day 2020 LIVE: Seedot, Dates, Times, Tickets, Schedule, Rewards, Bonuses And More!

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It's time to get ready for another Community Day this May in Pokemon, this time featuring Seedot the Acorn Pokemon.

In April, the delayed Abra Community Day finally took place and we're already gearing up for the next special event.

Data miners have found information about the upcoming event and have shared what quests we can expect.


While we're in the thick of the Johto Throwback Challenge, this Hoenn Pokemon's special day will arrive shortly after the conclusion of the Hoenn Throwback Challenge.

Pokemon GO May Community is here! Here's what you need to know about the May Community Day 2020.


Seeing Double 

The Pokemon GO Community Day exclusive Special Research story 'Seeing Double' is now available in the in-game shop!

Players are reporting that, instead of 'Seeing Double' they are seeing Seedot Community Day information instead. 

Niantic tweeted to confirm that the Seedot Community Day won't be until May 24th, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. local time.

May Community Day 2020 Dates And Times

The May Community Day, featuring Seedot, will begin on Sunday, 24th May from 11am to 5pm local time.

According to data miners, the time seems to have been extended by one hour and now ends at 6pm local time.


May Community Day 2020 Features And Content

  • Increased Seedot spawns in the wild
  • Increased shiny Seedot encounters
  • Evolve Nuzleaf (evolved form of Seedot) during the event or two hours after to get a Shiftry that knows Bullet Seed
  • For $1 (or equivalent pricing) you'll be able to access a Community Day exclusive Special Research Story.
  • Take a few snapshots during Community Day for a surprise!
  • May Community Day bundle - Elite Fast TM, 30 Ultra Balls, three Incense, and three Lucky Eggs.


Special Research Story

An exclusive Special Research Story will be available called "Seeing Double".

According to data miners, this will include four phases.

Follow Professor Willow as he learns about Seedot and discovers just how much it and its evolved forms, Nuzleaf and Shiftry, enjoy messing with Trainers and Pokémon alike.


Complete it to earn three Incense, five Golden Razz Berries, and other rewards.

Stay tuned for when tickets go live! The ticket for this Special Research story is nonrefundable.* Please note that this Special Research will not include an in-game medal.


May Community Day Bonuses

  • 3 x Catch XP
  • Incense activated during the event will last for three hours
  • Buddy Pokemon with a Buddy level of "Great Buddy" or higher will bring you helpful items, such as Poke Balls, through the event.

Data Mines Leaks

PokeMiners, well-established data miners, have revealed some interesting information about what's coming in the May Community Day and beyond.

If you're not interested in reading all of what's included, here are the highlights:

  • Seedot Com Day Quests and Special Research
  • Online Status with searching/sorting
  • Type-specific GBL cups
  • Gym tags?
  • Sending Stickers to friends
  • Remote raid invite cooldown

Community Day Quests

  • Catch 15 Seedot
  • Evolve a Nuzleaf
  • Evolve 3 Seedot

Snapshot Encounter

  • 5 surprise encounters with Seedot in GO Snapshot

Community Livestream

Tune in to the Pokemon GO YouTube channel for the first-ever 24-hour Community Day Livestream.

Join between Sunday May 24th at 2am and Monday 25th May 2am BST to join the coversation.