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WP FullCalendar

Uses the jQuery FullCalendar plugin to create a stunning calendar view of events, posts and other custom post types

FullCalendar is a free open source jQuery plugin by Adam Arshaw which generates a stunning calendar populated with your events, posts or any other custom post type.

This plugin combines the power of FullCalendar and WordPress to present your posts in a calendar format, which can be filtered by custom taxonomies such as categories and tags.

Demo - See it in action


  • AJAX powered
  • Month/Week/Day views
  • Style your calendar with dozens of themes or create your own with the jQuery ThemeRoller
  • Filter by taxonomy, such as category, tag etc.
  • Supports custom post types and custom taxonomies
  • Popout post summaries and thumbnails when you hover over your calendar items using jQuery qTips
  • Integrates seamlessly with Events Manager
  • Various hooks and filters for added flexibility for developers


  • Big thank you to Michael Lynn who generously gave us this plugin namespace after deciding not to go through with his implementation. One less confusing name on the plugin repo!
  • This plugin was originally created for the Events Manager plugin Pro add-on, which has been moved over here so it can be used by the community for other post types.


Here's a rough roadmap of where we're heading, and will be ammended as time permits

  • Add formats for custom post types (currently only possible with Events Manager)
  • Colors for other custom post types (currently only possible with Events Manager)
  • Multiple post types on one calendar
  • More FullCalendar options integrated into the settings page

Requires: 3.3 or higher
Compatible up to: 3.6.1
Last Updated: 2013-8-28
Active Installs: 9,000+


4.7 out of 5 stars


3 of 28 support threads in the last two months have been resolved.

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