Google Calendar List View


The plugin is to create a shortcode for displaying the list view of a public Google Calendar.


Please see the documentation in detail. Japanese documentation


  • List View of a public Google Calendar
  • How to use the Shortcode
  • Sample of public Google Calendars
  • How to use it
  • Goolge Calendar API Settings
  • General Settngs
  • Feature Expansion & Other notice


  1. Upload the plugin folder to /wp-content/plugins/ directory.
  2. Activate the plugin in your WordPress admin panel.


Installation Instructions
  1. Upload the plugin folder to /wp-content/plugins/ directory.
  2. Activate the plugin in your WordPress admin panel.
How to get past events.

Please set up “ALL” or past date to “Start Date” in the setting menu.
Default setting is to get from now to future events.

Cannot get Google Calendar event?

Please check “Google Calendar API Key” or “Google Calendar ID”. If their setting is right, please wait for a day because the API queries limitation may be beyond. (Reference:

Can get events in multi Google Calendar?

Yes. You can set Google Calendar ID and API Key in the shortcode.

How to remove the settings

Deactivate the plugin.

Contributors & Developers

“Google Calendar List View” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


“Google Calendar List View” has been translated into 1 locale. Thank you to the translators for their contributions.

Translate “Google Calendar List View” into your language.

Interested in development?

Browse the code, check out the SVN repository, or subscribe to the development log by RSS.



  • Fixed current_time function error.
  • Tested up WordPress 5.0 and php 7.2.


  • Tested up WordPress 4.9.


  • Added target=”_blank” in a link tag.


  • Support of Multi Google Calendars.
  • Fixed getting local timestamp in case of not set “start_date” option.
  • Fixed the processing for #organizer hash tag in case of including a space in the value.
  • Changed the default for orderbysort is descending.


  • re-uploaded library/tags/lip.php template.


  • Added the hash tag “#organizer”. If you set the hash tag, you can use $hash_tags_organizer_value or $hash_tags[‘organizer’][‘value’] on the hook.
  • Added shortcode option “enable_view_category”. If you want to display the category (#type and #organizer), please set this value to “true” or not empty value (default is “”)
  • Deleted “html_tag_date_class” and “html_tag_title_class” for migrating “html_tag_class”.
  • Reduced the code of the template tag files (library/tags/) for more easily use.


  • Moved get_select_lang_data function to the extended class.
  • Create gclv_hash_tags class for getting the hash tags in the description field on Google Calendar
  • Added the template html_tag “lip”.
  • Fixed CSS name.
  • Added the attribution “hash_tags” and “hash_tags_type_title” for the hook.


  • Fixed to display a debug message in case of using lang shortcode.


  • Added shortcode option “lang”.


  • Removed “lvgc_output_data” and “lvgc_gc_data” hooks for the security reason.
  • Fixed the setting name.
  • Added the secure option “hook_secret_key” on the shortcode for “lvgc_each_output_data” hook.


  • Added the translation for the documentation link.


  • Fixed the translation issue.
  • Fixed the documentation.


  • Tested up WordPress 4.8 and PHP 7.1.


  • fixed. “lvgc_each_output_data” hook.


  • fixed. “lvgc_each_output_data” hook.


  • added “lvgc_each_output_data” hook for handling each output data.


  • fixed default html_tag setting and added shortcode option “id”.


  • added two hooks of “lvgc_output_data” and “lvgc_gc_data”.
    “lvgc_output_data” hook can handle for the output data. “lvgc_gc_data” hook can handled for getting Google Calendar data.

  • Fixed timezone issue by using current_time and get_date_from_gmt function instead of date function.

  • Added to a class “list-view-google-calendar-holding” to html tag for a holding event.


  • added 4 shortcode options (max_view, html_tag_class, html_tag_date_class, html_tag_title_class)


  • First Released.