Meeting Place

Not to be confused with Meetup Spot.
Meeting Place つどいのひろば
The Meeting Plaza
Meeting Place
Zone Info
Zone Leader None
Drifblim Stop Next to the tree house
Area Info
Area Keeper
Drifblim Stop
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Connecting Zones
Meadow Zone
Beach Zone
Cavern Zone
Haunted Zone
Granite Zone
Sky Pavilion

The Meeting Place (Japanese: つどいのひろば The Meeting Plaza) is an area in PokéPark Wii: Pikachu's Adventure that connects all of the zones together. It is located in the center of the PokéPark and features a large tree complete with a tree house that increases in size throughout the story, and two stalls housing Misdreavus's photo store and Drifblim's transportation service.

In the final cutscene, Teddiursa is seen walking along and spots Pikachu's balloon and runs to tell the others. Pikachu lands with Chikorita, Piplup, Charmander and Mew, and the Pokémon at the Meeting Place congratulate them. A party is also held there, where Charmander's fireworks are finally shown, with all the Pokémon looking at them.

Notable features

Misdreavus's stall

Here the player receives a camera from Misdreavus with which they can take photos using the - button on their Wii controller. If the player owns an SD card, they may transfer photos they have taken onto it so they may place the photos on their computer.

Drifblim's stall

Here the player is introduced to Drifblim who will provide the player with transportation to and between zones for a fee of 20 berries (discounts to 10 berries once Drifblim is befriended and later made free after continued usage). In order to make a zone accessible through Drifblim's transportation the player must find a sign referred to as a Drifblim Stop located somewhere within each zone. The only one that does not have to be initially discovered is the one in the Meadow Zone as Drifblim explains that there is already a Drifblim there.

Drifblim Stop locations
Meadow Zone On the island between the bridges
Beach Zone Near the shore on the far left side of the map
Iceberg Zone Near the icicle tree and Prinplup's chairlift
Cavern Zone In front of the hot spring
Lava Zone In front of the furnace
Haunted Zone On the bridge near the entrance to the zone
Granite Zone In front of Flygon's gate
Flower Zone On a small ledge near the dais
Pikachu training its Thunderbolt with Electabuzz.

Pokémon Tutors

A series of Pokémon appear in the Meeting Place willing to train Pikachu's abilities for a fee. The cost for each lesson increases each time.


Electabuzz trains Pikachu's Thunderbolt and makes it able to reach farther, make it more accurate and make it stronger throughout the game.


Ponyta becomes available after completing Pelipper's Daring Dash for the first time. He trains Pikachu's Dash making him faster and, once the player gains access to the Lava Zone, enables him to perform a Double Dash, a much faster dash that is performed as an initial dash begins to slow down.

Ponyta training Pikachu.


Bibarel comes to the Meeting Place after Bidoof has constructed all the bridges in the Beach Zone. Bibarel will train Pikachu's stamina boosting his HP in battle.


After he is unlocked in the Iceberg Zone, Primeape appears in the Meeting Place and teaches Pikachu how to use the move Iron Tail. He also enhances its strength with every training session.

Available Pokémon

Despite many Pokémon being present in the Meeting Place, almost none of them can be befriended outside their zone. The following are the few that can.

Pokémon Location Skill game Notes
  Burmy In the tree house None Is befriended automatically after speaking to him.
  Mime Jr. In the tree house None Is befriended automatically after speaking to him.
  Drifblim Next to the tree house None Is befriended automatically after using him to travel three times.

Other Pokémon

These Pokémon make an appearance in the Meeting Place but cannot be befriended there by any means.

Pokémon Notes Pokémon Notes
  Chikorita (challenges player to a quiz once Mew is befriended)   Eevee
  Piplup   Electabuzz Thunderbolt Tutor
  Charmander   Ponyta Dash Tutor
  Wynaut   Bibarel Stamina Tutor
  Starly   Primeape Iron Tail Tutor
  Buneary   Lotad Guard to the Meadow Zone
  Furret   Corphish Guard to the Beach Zone
  Torchic   Cranidos Guard to the Cavern Zone
  Budew   Duskull Guard to the Haunted Zone
  Teddiursa   Skorupi Guard to the Granite Zone
  Riolu   Misdreavus Owner of the Photo shop
  Meowth   Abra

Zones in the PokéPark

PokéPark EntranceMeadow ZoneMeeting PlaceBeach ZoneIceberg ZoneCavern Zone
Lava ZoneHaunted ZoneGranite ZoneFlower ZoneSky Pavilion

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