13 Helpful Free Events Plugins for WordPress

WordPress is an amazing CMS and we can accomplish almost anything with great WordPress plugins. You might be thinking of starting a WordPress-powered event website, or maybe you are already running one and just want to add more features to it, turning it into a powerful event management platform for your business or community.

Event management plugins provide an amazing set of features that can help save time and make it easy for your customers to join in your events. Today we are sharing our research and writing about those great free WordPress plugins for event management. You can use the following list as a starting point to help you decide what exactly your ideal WordPress event management plugin would look like.

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1. Caperz

This plugin will show a daily list of stuff to do for kids in your neighborhood. It currently shows up to 5 activities centred at a ZIP code of your choosing and within a distance of 10 miles.

Caperz
Caperz

2. Event Calendar & Ticketing

The Event Calendar & Ticketing plugin is a rock solid events calendar that easily integrates into your site. Developed and supported by the professional full-time developers at IgniteWoo.

Event Calendar & Ticketing
Event Calendar & Ticketing

3. Feed Them Social

With our plugin you can create social feeds of any or all your celebrities, family, friends, yourself, or businesses. Looks great on Desktops, Tablets, and Mobile Devices.

Feed Them Social
Feed Them Social

4. ManageWP Worker

ManageWP Worker plugin allows you to remotely manage your WordPress sites from one dashboard.

ManageWP Worker
ManageWP Worker

5. WordPress Event Calendar

Spider Event Calendar is a highly configurable plugin which allows you to have multiple organized events in a calendar. This plugin is one of the best WordPress Calendar available in WordPress Directory.

WordPress Event Calendar
WordPress Event Calendar

6. Bookings

This WordPress plugin allows you to provide online booking services for your site.

Bookings
Bookings

7. Events Made Easy

Events Made Easy is a full-featured event management solution for WordPress. Events Made Easy supports public, private, draft and recurring events.

Events Made Easy
Events Made Easy

8. WP Symposium

Social Networking for WordPress: profile page, forum, activity, friends, member directory, mail, chat, groups, events, gallery, mobile and more!

WP Symposium
WP Symposium

9. Booking Calendar

Booking Calendar plugin – it’s ultimate booking system for online reservation and availability checking service for your site.

Booking Calendar
Booking Calendar

10. Rezgo Online Booking

Rezgo is a cloud based software as a service booking system that gives tourism businesses the ability to manage their tour or activity inventory, manage reservations, and process credit card payments.

Rezgo Online Booking
Rezgo Online Booking

11. The Events Calendar Category Colors

Add background colors to event categories displayed in the event views of The Events Calendar. This is inspired by the post Coloring Your Category Events.

The Events Calendar Category Colors
The Events Calendar Category Colors

12. eWAY Payment Gateway

The eWAY Payment Gateway adds a credit card payment gateway integration for eWAY in Australia Direct Payments API and Stored Payments API.

eWAY Payment Gateway
eWAY Payment Gateway

13. Event List

The purpose of this plugin is to to show a list of events with date, time, description, place, etc. on your site by using a shortcode or a widget.

Event List
Event List