Events Manager – Events / Locations Slider


Requires Events Manager (free plugin) to be installed & activated.

This add-on lets you create a slider (carousel or fade) for your upcoming Events Manager events and/or locations. It work just like as EM’s native [events_list], but will show the content in a slider instead of a list. You can use the exact same parameters as you are already used to in Events Manager.
[events_slider scope=”future” category=”3″]

It supports all native Events Manager features:
If it works in EM, it should work in this slider as well. ๐Ÿ™‚

  • Supports all native Events Manager search arguments
  • Supports Event Placeholders and Location Placeholders
  • Supports full HTML formatting
  • MultiSite compatible: [events_slider blog=”all”]

The plugin core is based on bxSlider.

Support is technical.
I make it work, you make it pretty.


  • US English (default)
  • Dutch (included in the download)

The plugin is ready to be translated, all texts are defined in the POT file. Any contributions to localize this plugin are very welcome!


I am open to your suggestions and feedback!
Please also check out my other plugins.


  1. Download the .zip file and upload it to wp-content/plugins.
  2. Active the plugin in the WordPress plugin page.
  3. In the EM Add-ons Menu a new sub item will be created: Sliders.
  4. Set your preferences.
  5. Add the shortcode [events_slider] to any page or post to display the slider.


Are you part of the Events Manager team?

No, I am not associated with Events Manager or its developer, NetWebLogic, in any way.


10 Giugno 2020
Styling options would be nice (like classes and/or ids for each element). There is an ID for the whole slide but then targeting things underneath is difficult. If the text box were a real editing environment, that would help enormously. Had a number of issues with getting the settings to actually "take". Had to do it several times before it actually SAVED the settings and the behavior when a required setting has no value is not very nice. It would be nice to have all the settings have a least a default value.
17 Ottobre 2019 1 risposta
This is a perfect solution for what we need. Suggestion: publish the recommended image size for the featured image so the slide s will look good. My only concern is that given the relatively small installation base, how long will Patrick support this product.
29 Gennaio 2019 1 risposta
Designed specifically to work with EM using the same EM formatting methods. Great little plugin-easy to install and configure.
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Changelog (registro delle modifiche)


  • Updated bxSlider to version 4.2.14
  • New Plugin Banner and Plugin Icon
  • Confirmed compatibility with WordPress 5.9
  • Confirmed compatibility with PHP 8.0.14
  • Confirmed compatibility with Events Manager 5.12.1


  • Confirmed compatibility with WordPress 5.6.1.


  • Added missing folder to the WordPress repository. (Previous upload went wrong, apparently)


  • Confirmed compatibility with WordPress 5.4.3.


  • Bug fix in updater.


  • Updated code to be in line with other Stonehenge Creations plugins.
  • Confirmed compatibility with WordPress 5.4.1.


  • Minor bugs fixed.


  • Re-coded the core to be compatible with the upcoming EM Pro – PDF Gift Cards plugin.
  • Confirmed compatibility with WordPress 5.4.
  • Confirmed compatibility with PHP 7.4.2.


  • Added missing a missing file to the WP Repository, that crashed the previous version.


  • Updated code to be compatible with PHP 7.4.


  • Minor bug fixes in the core code.
  • Confirmed compatibility with WordPress 5.3.2
  • Confirmed compatibility with Events Manager


  • Improved plugin dependencies.
  • Some cosmetic changes to prepare for WordPress 5.3.
  • Confirmed compatibility with WordPress 5.3.