Simple Event Calendar – Responsive Event Calendar for WordPress

Description

  • WordPress Simple Event Calendar
  • WordPress Simple Event Calendar Demo
  • WordPress Simple Event Calendar User Manual
  • WordPress Simple Event Calendar Support Forum

  • GrandWP Event calendar plugin is one of the best and creative event calendars to have for the website. With the help of event calendar plugin easily create amazing event calendar projects for your website which can be modified adjusted within a few clicks. Event calendar plugin is very easy in usage and is highly functional. Event calendar plugin has all the necessary options and functionality that will make your event calendar project one of the best.
    Event calendar includes various cool and well designed features to make the most of the plugin. GrandWP event calendar will perfectly suit for all kind of websites. No matter what kind of website you have now, use event calendar plugin to display events and event calendar projects.

  • GrandWP event calendar plugin applies no restrictions on the quantity of the created events and event calendar projects. This means you can display all the upcoming events you have in one event calendar. Create events and add them to event calendar projects by giving detailed information about the event. The events can be displayed as separate projects without creating event calendar projects. Want to display all the events in one calendar project? GrandWP event calendar has the option to display all the available events in one event calendar project. The colorful and amazing themes provided by event calendar plugin will display each event you create and add to event calendar project in a creative way with colorful bullets. The colors of the bullets depends on the event calendar theme you choose for the event calendar project.

  • Event calendar plugin allows adding featured images to the event and event calendar itself.

  • GrandWP event calendar plugin is an event organizing plugin which give you an option to create and manage events and event calendars for your WordPress website. Event calendar plugin can be used for variety of purposes. Use event calendar plugin to schedule events, meetings, presentations. Use event calendar plugin to display both your personal and company events, event calendars. Event calendar is extremely flexible, which allows listing your events in just one event calendar page via few clicks. After creating an event calendar, easily define its name from the admin page. This option is good for those, who decide to create several event calendar projects for one website. This will help not to mix the created events and event calendars.

  • GrandWP event calendar is completely customizable and very simple in usage at the same time. Event calendar plugin has amazingly designed events and calendars. The coolest thing is that you can create and display the events separately from the event calendar project. Event calendar plugin allows displaying all event-related information that you wish to display.
    Create beautiful event calendar project and include all created events at once if you wish the visitors to see all existing/upcoming events.

Simple Event Calendar Key Features

  • Create unlimited number of event calendar projects with unlimited events and categories.

Event calendar this option will be super useful if you are organizing various events and want to share them with your website in one visitors/users in one event calendar. The easiest way to display all the events or event calendars is to use a plugin for that purpose. Event calendar plugin has all the necessary features to display events or event calendars you decide to display. Use event calendar plugin to display as separate events and as a event calendar as well.

  • Week start format. Choose which weekday to display in the event calendar as a week start day.

Event calendar plugin’s this option is created to set week start format according to your website audience. With event calendar this option you can decide which week day to display on the event calendar as a week start day. After you set start date, it will be displayed on the Front-end of your website as well in event calendar project.

  • 12 amazing event calendar themes.

Event calendar plugin has 12 built in stunning event calendar themes. You can switch event calendar themes depending on your website design. Each of event calendar theme is unique and will make your website look just amazing

  • 100% responsive design both for event calendar projects and events.

After adding event calendar to your WordPress website, you do not have to worry about the events and event calendars to be responsive. Event calendar plugin is fully responsive. Created events and event calendar projects will be perfectly displayed on all possible devices.

  • Event calendar build in Date-picker to set event start and end days.

Use event calendar plugins datepicker to set event start and end days and display them as separate events and as a event calendar as well.

  • Intuitive design to create events and event calendar projects.

Event calendar plugin has is very easy to use. No need to be a skilled website developer to create events and event calendars. Event calendar plugin has a intuitive design which will help you to create events and event calendars within a few seconds even if you are new in the sphere of web development.

  • Event calendar is simple in usage

Event calendar has a simple and highly functional interface which will certainly help you creating amazing event and event calendar projects.

  • Easy to customize both events and event calendar projects whenever necessary.

If something have changed in the event organizing details or in the event calendar in general, you can easily change all the date entered both to event and event calendar sections. All event and event calendar options are very easy to change with a few clicks only whenever you decide to.

  • Free event calendar default theme.

Event calendar offers a free default theme. The event calendar default theme will perfectly suit to any website design. If you want to have something more, 12 stunning event calendar themes are available in the PRO version of event calendar plugin.

  • Ability to show all created events in one list.

Event calendar plugin allows displaying all existing events in one event calendar list. Event calendar this option will be perfect for those, who decide to keep the website visitors updated about all upcoming and existing events.

  • Ability to display multiple events for a single day of the event calendar.

Display multiple events in event calendar in all views.Event calendar this option will be good for those who have a lot of events to display at once in one event calendar. Event calendar the option is supported for all event calendar views.

  • Main event calendar features are completely free.
    Event calendar offers a huge number of free features. You can create events and amazing event calendars even with the free/lite version of event calendar plugin. The free version of event calendar plugin is extremely flexible and well-equipped with various options to create complete events and event calendars.

  • Integrated Google Maps in event calendar (event calendar PRO option)

Google Maps is integrated in event calendar plugin to help you to display the exact location of the event created by event calendar plugin. Amazing Google Maps will make event calendar plugin events look more professional and complete.

  • Ability to create and add multiple event organizers

Event calendar allows creating and adding multiple event organizers. With the help of event calendar organizer option, easily create event organizer and mention who is the organiser of the event that is going to take place

  • Show events in event calendar on hover.

After the events are published and displayed in event calendar, you can hover on the events in the event calendar to see more details about the event. Event calendar this option of event calendar allows displaying one line information and shows more details on hover.

  • Ability to be redirected to the event page from the event calendar.

In the case, if you wish to check more details about the events click on the certain event in event calendar. After that you will be redirected to the page, where the event is published.

  • Easily insert the event calendar projects and events to the post/page and widget.

Event calendar plugin is just like regular WordPress plugin and the process of publishing is exactly the same as the majority of plugins. Easily create and publish events and event calendar using post/page and widget area. Events and event calendars will be amazingly displayed with all publishing methods.

  • Multiple formats for event calendar views (event calendar day, week, month, year views).

Event calendar plugin provides all possible event calendar views to choose from depending on the event quantity and your website design.

Event calendar day view is divided by hours and allows displaying event duration by hours.

With the help of the event calendar week view display the most important events in one event calendar list. Event calendar is divided by hours from the left side and by weekdays on the top of the event calendar.

Use event calendar month view to show all existing event for the whole month within one event calendar project. Event calendar in this view is divided by weekdays, month days are displayed inside the event calendar box.

Event calendar view displays all events in one event calendar project. All 12 month are shown in this event calendar view. Use this view to display the most important events for upcoming months.

  • Ability to choose all event calendar views.

If you cannot decide which event calendar view to display on your website, event calendar plugin allows choosing all available

  • Ability to set featured image to created events with event calendar plugin

Choose bright and cool image and set as event related image to make the event calendar project look cooler. Use event calendar plugin option as an event banner.

  • Ability to set featured image to event calendar project.

Use any kind of image you wish as an event calendar featured image. It will be displayed above event calendar project with full width. Event calendar this option can be used as a event calendar banner.

  • Event calendar all day

Event calendar allows marking the event duration as all day. Event duration set to all day will be also displayed on the event calendar project.

  • Event calendar Sidebar for upcoming events.

Use event calendar stunning sidebar to display event calendar upcoming events in the well-designed way. This eye-catchy event calendar sidebar will perfectly suit your website design and will add uniqueness to it.

  • Display even out of date (passed) events in the event calendar

Event calendar plugin allows displaying out of date (passed) events in the event calendar as well. Depending on the event calendar view, it is possible to go back and check all expired events. Use event calendar date-picker to change the date and check all all existing events added to event calendar project.

  • Event calendar all browser support

Event calendar plugin is supported by all browsers. Created event calendar projects will be perfectly displayed with all browser

  • Event category and tag support in the event calendar project

Create event category and tags to sort the events using event calendar plugin

  • One-day and repeated events displayed in event calendar project

Use event calendar plugin to show whole-day and repeated events on event calendar project

  • Name the events and event calendars

Use event calendar plugin to set specific names to created events

  • Event search option in event calendar

Easily search for events in event calendar project using event calendar build in search box

Event calendar plugin has the following submenus to create amazing event calendar projects:

Events

Create amazing events from this section and add theme to the event calendar

Event Categories

Add various and unlimited event categories to the created events i n event calendar plugin

Event Tags

Create event tags with the help of event calendar and assign them to events

Calendars

Event calendars are easily created from calendar section

Organizers

Event calendar plugin allows adding organizers to the created events

Venue

Use event calendar venue section to create and mention locations. In the PRO version of event calendar Google Maps is integrated.

Event calendar plugin event main features

Set the following values from the General Options to create the event (event can be displayed both as a separate project and as an event which is included in the event calendar):

  • Event duration

Event calendar has an option to set the event duration to All Day

  • Start day and Time

Set event start date using build-in event calendar/ date-picker

  • End day and Time

Set event end date using build-in event calendar/ date-picker

  • Event Timezone

Event calendar allows mentioning both city where the event will take place and time zone

  • Event frequency

Ability to repeat events in the event calendar without creating them all the time. The events set to repeat will be displayed on the event calendar as much as you decide to.

  • Event Cost

Use event calendar event cost option to implement event participation fee

  • Currency of the event payment

Event calendar has an option to mention event participation fee currency

  • Currency symbol position

Change the position of event participation fee currency symbol from this section of event calendar

Venue (Event calendar PRO Option)
To use event calendar plugin venue feature fully, get a Google API key. After event calendar installation, you will see the path to insert the API key to. After inserting Google API key, event calendar allows the map to be displayed on the Front-End. Event calendar lets setting event venue both by typing the address and by inserting the Longitude and Latitude values. Event calendar this option of event calendar plugin can give the website visitors/users more information about the event location.

Event Categories

Event calendar event categories are for sorting the events/ event calendars according to the type. Event calendar category option is very flexible and allows editing and adjusting the categories with a few clicks only.

Event calendar allows adding the following details can be added to the category:

  • Category Name
  • Category Slug
  • Category Description

Event Tag

Create event Tags to add to the events using event calendar plugin. Event Tags are for creating tags to attach to the events/ event calendars events for sorting purposes.

The following details can be added to the category in event calendar plugin:

  • Tag Name
  • Slug
  • Description

Event Calendar view

Choose one or more event calendar views to create beautiful event calendar which will emphasize your website uniqueness.

Event calendar plugin offers the following view formats:

  • Event calendar Day view.

Use this event calendar view if you want to display multiple events which are going to take place during a day and display them in one event calendar list.
The whole day is divided hourly in event calendar day view.

  • Event calendar Week view

Use event calendar week view to display most important events which will take place during the week. The event calendar week is divided by the days from the top of the event calendar and by the hours on the left side of the event calendar.
Current Week number is also displayed on the event calendar (CW26). Use event calendar plugin built in date-picker to change the current week and see other events created in the event calendar.
Note that event calendar plugin allow changing the current week both to past and upcoming weeks. After clicking on the date field, a date-picker will appear with a build in small calendar. Easily shift the weeks in event calendar view to check all created events.

  • Event calendar Month view

Event calendar month view displays all existing events of the whole month on the same event calendar. Weekdays are displayed on the top of the table, the month days are inside the day box.
Both the title and the time of the event are shown in the event calendar month view. This event calendar view allows viewing all available events on one page.
Event calendar month view allows displaying the events added to the event calendar in one line. Along with the event title, the time set for the event is also displayed in the month view of event calendar. Several event together with the time can be displayed in one box of the event calendar month view. To make your website look more colorful and more creative choose one of the 12 amazing event calendar themes. The created events in this case will appear in the box with colorful bullets near the title and the event time.

  • Event calendar Year view (Event calendar PRO Option)

Choose event calendar year view to display all created events at once in one event calendar. This event calendar view is cool to view all available events in one event calendar project. Click on date field and a drop down menu appears to choose a particular year to view in the event calendar project. This menan event calendar plugin allows adding events and event calendars not only for the current year but also for upcoming years as well.

  • Event calendar Sidebar (Event calendar PRO Option)

Add a colorful and amazing sidebar to your event calendar which will make your website look even cooler. With the help of event calendar plugin, you can display the upcoming events in the sidebar.

Note that all above mentioned calendar views can be chosen at once.
If All event calendar views are chosen, site visitors have an option to easily switch from one event calendar view to another.With the help of event calendar this option display all event calendar views in one event calendar project. User will have an option to switch among the event calendar views.

Event calendar plugin has a Search tool to find the events in the event calendar project by keywords. Event calendar this option allows finding events in the created event calendar project within a few seconds. Event calendar plugin search tool filters not only created upcoming events but also all events which are added to particular event calendar project. Use event calendar plugin this cool tool to detect the event you need among all the existing once.
Use event calendar plugin Date Picker to change the current day in the event calendar. Event calendar date picker provides wide range to change the date.

Event calendar themes (Event calendar PRO Option)

Event calendar plugin offers 12 amazing and colorful themes for the website sidebar and event calendar design. Event calendar themes are completely different and are designed to add more colors and creativity to your website. Once you set event calendar theme, you can change it whenever you want to change it. Event calendar tiny themes have beautiful images specific for each event calendar theme and are somehow month related. Choose the event calendar theme among 12 different colors which you think will suit best for your website design.

Event Organizer

One of event calendar coolest option of event calendar plugin is event organizer. Event calendar this option of event calendar can be used to give detailed information about the event. This event calendar option can be used to mention all organizers that take part in event creating process. Event calendar applies no limitations on adding organizers. Use event calendar plugin this cool feature to add event hosts, sponsors as organizers. In this case, event calendar plugin allows adding a detailed information like address, phone, website and email.

With the help of event calendar organizer option, easily create event organizer and mention who is the organiser of the event that is going to take place.

Event calendar plugin allows adding the following details to the event organiser:

  • Name

Use event calendar name option from organizer section to mention event organiser name

  • Address

Event calendar allows adding an address to organizer if you wish to

  • Phone

Use event calendar phone field to provide organizer phone number if necessary

  • Website

With event calendar plugin this cool option add the organizer website address to display if there is any

  • Email

Event calendar plugin also allows adding email address to the organizer section if there is a need

Event Venue

After the event / event calendar is created, you can use event calendar event values section to give additional details about the event. Use event calendar plugin venue section to create venues to display the exact location of the event that is planned. This is a cool option provided by event calendar plugin to give as much details as needed.
In the case, if you decide to display Google Maps (Event calendar PRO option) which is supported by event calendar, you need to generate a Google Maps API key or if you already have one insert it to the required path which you will find on admin page. Event calendar plugin requires a valid API key to be entered to display the Google Map. After inserting all the necessary information to the event calendar address line, Google Maps marker will appear to show the exact location.

Event calendar supports two ways of adding the location. The easiest way to add event calendar location is to type the address in the address line. As event calendar supports Google Maps, with the help of event calendar plugin possible variants of the address will automatically show up even if you type a few letters only. This method will take a few seconds to add address to the event calendar. The other way of adding Google maps to event calendar plugin is to insert the exact Latitude and Longitude values.
Event calendar plugin has designed two fields to add the above-mentioned values to display the event location. You can choose one of these variants of adding a location to event calendar plugin depending on which method you find easier for you.

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Installation

Grandwp Event Calendar installation

In order to install Lite/Free version, follow the instruction below:

  • 1) Go to Dashboard of your WordPress website > select Plugins and click ‘Add New’
  • 2) Search for “GrandWP Event Calendar”
  • 3) After detecting the desired plugin, click “Install Now”
  • 4) After the installation is completed click “Activate Plugin”
  • 5) The plugin appears in the “Dashboard” sidebar menu. Now the plugin is ready to be used
  • 6) Please, note that in the case of possible updates you will get a notification in your WordPress website Dashboard (Plugins section)

Plugin install/update via FTP**

If the standard upload methods of the plugin installation are not working for you, try to install via FTP.

  • 1) Find a FTP client
  • 2) Download the ZIP file from WordPress.org
  • 3) Extract ZIP file directory to your PC
  • 4) Upload the newly extracted directory to /wp-content/plugins/
  • 5) The plugin is ready to be activated from the website dashboard. After the activation is completed, plugin appears in the “Dashboard” sidebar menu.

If there are issues with installation process, please click here to contact us.

FAQ

Installation Instructions

Grandwp Event Calendar installation

In order to install Lite/Free version, follow the instruction below:

  • 1) Go to Dashboard of your WordPress website > select Plugins and click ‘Add New’
  • 2) Search for “GrandWP Event Calendar”
  • 3) After detecting the desired plugin, click “Install Now”
  • 4) After the installation is completed click “Activate Plugin”
  • 5) The plugin appears in the “Dashboard” sidebar menu. Now the plugin is ready to be used
  • 6) Please, note that in the case of possible updates you will get a notification in your WordPress website Dashboard (Plugins section)

Plugin install/update via FTP**

If the standard upload methods of the plugin installation are not working for you, try to install via FTP.

  • 1) Find a FTP client
  • 2) Download the ZIP file from WordPress.org
  • 3) Extract ZIP file directory to your PC
  • 4) Upload the newly extracted directory to /wp-content/plugins/
  • 5) The plugin is ready to be activated from the website dashboard. After the activation is completed, plugin appears in the “Dashboard” sidebar menu.

If there are issues with installation process, please click here to contact us.

How many Calendar views can I choose to display at Front-End?
  • Event Calendar plugin allows choosing all existing views at once. The users will have an option to switch between the the selected Event Calendar views.
Can I set a featured image to my event?
  • Yes, the plugin allows adding a featured image to the created event. Simply go to your website dashboard> detect Event Calendar plugin> Events> find “Featured Image”on the right sidebar> click “Set Featured Image”
How can I display the upcoming events in the Event Calendar?
  • Use Sidebar to display upcoming events. Go to your website dashboard> detect Event Calendar plugin> Calendars> View> Sidebar (PRO option)
How many events can be created and added to Calendar project?
  • Event Calendar plugin applies no limitations on creating and adding events. Unlimited events can be created and added to Event Calendar project.
Can I have a few events in one day?
  • Yes, the plugin allows having multiple events during one day

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Contributors & Developers

“Simple Event Calendar – Responsive Event Calendar for WordPress” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Changelog

1.0.2

    1. Added option to display only one view
    1. Added Themes section
    1. Sidebar section is separated from the view section
    1. Horizontal post view is added to admin page
    1. Minor bug fix in Day, Week views
    1. Added “Back to calendar” button to event page

1.0.1

    1. Added shortcode in sidebar area
    1. Add repeat event by week
    1. Add localization in js files
    1. Add featured plugins page
    1. Add ask for review banner
    1. Fix bugs for day and week events in frontend view
    1. Added functionality in day view for mobile size
    1. Improve popup functionaly in day view
    1. Fix minor bugs and css in datepicker
    1. Fix Bug in admin page for empty phone entry
    1. Create and fix bugs for tablet and mobile size for full responsive view
    1. Fix css conflict with wordpress themes

1.0.0

  • GrandWP Simple Event Calendar launched.