The first big event is coming to Pokemon Go Hidden Gems The season is the return of the Water Festival. For 2023, the Water Festival will have a distinct theme, and will be Beach Week in the mobile game, encouraging all gamers to visit their nearest beach and wiggle their toes in the sand.
the Water Festival: Beach Week event It will feature many notable Pokémon as they spawn increase all the time, but also introduce a pair many fans have been looking forward to finding: Sandygast and Palossand. These two will appear during Beach Week and will appear in future Pokémon Go events. Here’s what you need to know about the time and dates for the Water Festival: Beach Week event.
When is the Pokemon Go Water Festival: Beach Week event?
Water Festival: Beach Week event will be held from From June 6, 2023 at 10 am to June 12, 2023 at 8 pm in your local time zone. All event rewards will activate as it’s happening, with multiple Pokémon encounters increasing throughout the event.
Each new appearance in Pokémon Go’s Water Festival: Beach Week event
Pokemon Debuting in Water Festival 2023 Pokémon Go’s 2023: Beach Week event will be sandigast and palusand. Sandygast will be the primary Pokémon as it will appear as a field research mission and a one-star raid encounter. Sandygast can evolve into Palossand as long as players get at least 50 Sandygast candies.
Can Sandygast & Palossand be shiny?
We can confirm that Sandygast & Palossand will never be able to become their flashy selves. This is the first appearance of these Pokemon, and Niantic usually waits a year or two before a shiny form becomes available.
All Pokemon Go Water Festival: Beach Weekend Wild Pokemon Encounters
These are all Pokemon that we can expect to see breeding in the wild during the Water Festival: Beach Week event of 2023.
- Alolan Exeggutor
All raids for Pokémon Go’s Water Festival: Beach Week
These are the many Pokémon raids shown through Pokémon Go’s Water Festival: Beach Week 2023.
- 1 Star Raids: Alolan Diglet, Carvanha, Viebas, Hesoyan Quilfish, and Sandegast
- Three star raids: Alumola, Blastoise, Gyarados and Lapras wear a scarf
- Five-star raids: Uxie, Mesprit, Azelf
- Mega Raids: Mega Swamper
All Pokémon Go Water Festival: Beach Week event rewards
There aren’t too many rewards for Pokémon Go’s Water Festival: Beach Week event, however All Rainy Lures receive a longer duration and will run for four times as long their expected length.
The Pokémon Go Water Festival: Beach Week field research mission encounters
There will be a few Field Research missions for players to complete during Pokémon Go’s Water Festival: Beach Week, with specific encounters for each. We don’t know the tasks, but we have confirmed which Pokemon will appear to complete them.
- Lapras wears a scarf