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There’s A Nostalgic Pop-Up Bar Heading To Los Angeles And 90s Babies Are Losing It!

By Malia Wooten

Poké Pop-Up Bar is a nod to the popular 90’s Nintendo game!

From the viral smartphone game to the new box office feature Pokémon Detective Pikachu, nostalgic millennials and gen-z gamers alike will soon be able to join forces in the hunt to ‘catch them all!’

The pop-up will present a game component similar to the one played back in the day on the accent gaming counsel otherwise known as a Game Boy. Mega-fans will have to hunt, catch, and battle their characters IRL, so make sure you that Charmander and Jigglypuff are prepared! The games will be split into seven regions with two-hour sessions; those who complete all seven will be deemed the ultimate winner among each division. If battling isn’t your thing, dance the night away to live DJ’s; be sure not to break too much of a sweat as there will be a prized winner for the best-dressed costume!

The pop-up bar is expected to run from September 7 through the 15 and admission will include a Poké burger, a Pokemon themed-cocktail, and with a handful of opportunities to win Poke-rific prizes! You must be 21 to drink alcohol and anyone under 21 must be accompanied by a parent.

Don’t miss out on your seven-year-old selfs biggest dream come true! Buy your tickets to the Poke Pop-Up bar, here!

Also published on Medium.