Since the initial release of Pokemon Go, reports have circulated around America about Pokemon hunters encountering real world dangers when hunting for their treasures. A 'safe' Pokemon Go event is planned for Leila Arboretum in Battle Creek.

The event is organized by a parent concerned about the possibility of children roaming busy streets and unfamiliar neighborhoods searching for Pokemon and provides,

a safe environment where younger kids as well as adults can join in on the fun of catching Pokemon.


6 Things to Know About the Pokemon Go Event at Leila Arboretum

  • When: Saturday August 6, 2016
  • Times: 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm
  • Where: Leila Arboretum, 928 W Michigan Ave, Battle Creek
  • Bring Your Own Food & Drinks
  • Dress up, wear team colors, Face Paint OK.

The organizers have set up a WordPress blog to keep up to date on all things Pokemon Go in Battle Creek.

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