Pokemon GO Dia de Muertos Start Date: When is it?

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The Halloween season is nearing its end, and many players are scrambling to make the most out of the remaining days. However, with Halloween nearing its end, a new event lingers over the horizon: Dia de Muertos. When does this new event start?

This Latin holiday is mostly celebrated in Latin American countries, and it’s a day that celebrates friends and family who have left this world through death. It’s a celebration that spans two days and has been featured in various mainstream media. Now that it's being celebrated in the world of Pokemon GO, players are eager to jump in and celebrate the dead alongside their favorite monsters.

Pokemon GO Dia de Muertos Start Date: When is it?

Pokemon GO’s Dia De Los Muertos celebration will begin on Nov. 1, keeping in tune with the timeline of the real-life holiday. Various activities are set to become available over the two days of the event, and players of all skill levels are invited to partake in the celebration.

The following Pokemon will appear frequently in the wild:

  • Cubone
  • Sunkern
  • Murkrow
  • Houndour
  • Sableye
  • Roselia
  • Sunflora
  • Drifloon
  • Yamask

Various rewards and research quests will also be available for the player to take on. In addition to any rewards players can earn, there will also be quite a few freebies the player can immediately redeem, such as the free Event Box and an exclusive Dia de Muertos t-shirt avatar item. 

The Dia de Muertos event will begin on Nov. 1, lasting until the following day.