Pokémon GO Fest 2023 delivers more than $300 million in economic impact globally

November 09, 2023

Pokémon GO Fest New York CityRandall’s Island Park in New York City became a vibrant hub during the weekend of August 18, witnessing an influx of Pokémon GO Trainers. With an economic boost of $140.1 million and $28.1 million in tax revenue, Pokémon GO Fest had a tangible impact on local businesses and the New York city economy. “New York City is the world’s stage when it comes to live events. First-time NYC Visitors: 21% of attendees got to experience the appeal of New York City for the first time. We’re humbled and thrilled to see Pokémon GO Fest have such an impact, both in terms of economic activity and connections made by Trainers.

The source of this news is from Niantic