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Party with 2,000 Pikachus

Anime Pokémon Cosplay Souvenirs Family Summer Stories to Experience Yokohama Kanagawa

Every August, Pokemon fans in Japan make the holy pilgrimage to Yokohama for the annual Pikachu Outbreak. For an entire week, over 2,000 Pikachus invade and parade through Yokohama's Minato Mirai area with 5 huge shows and many mini-events. Throughout the city, you can catch limited event-only Pokemon goods, as well as some free activities like scavenger hunts. Throughout your adventure, you'll encounter many different themed Pikachus—and if you're lucky, you can even find the rare Ditto/Metamon Pikachu!

Location: Yokohama Minato Mirai area

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