2019 Pokémon World Championships August 16 & 18!


The 2019 Pokémon World Championships are returning to Washington, DC, from August 16 to 18. The best players from all over the world will compete for the title of Pokémon TCG, Video Game, or Pokkén Tournament World Champion—and for their share of the prizes!

Event location: Walter E. Washington Convention Center 801 Mount Vernon Place NW Washington, DC 20001 Halls D & E

The Pokémon World Championships are an invitation-only event. Check out the Pokémon TCG Player Info, VGC Player Info, and Pokkén Tournament Player Info pages to learn more about how you can qualify for this year's event.

Badges and Registration

You can have a great time at the Pokémon World Championships even if you aren't competing in the main event by attending as a spectator. Come see all the battles in person and participate in side events throughout the three-day event.

Entry to this event will require a badge for all attendees, both competitors and spectators.


You'll be able to tune in and watch exciting matches live from the Pokémon World Championships in Washington, DC, from August 16 to 18. Stay tuned for more information about the stream and the full stream schedule.