15+ Best jQuery Date Plugins for Websites

With jQuery date pickers it is quite simple to add cool calendar features to nearly any website. jQuery date plugins can allow for seamless navigation and interaction with a calendar, all without having to refresh the page.

After released the jquery drag and drop plugins, today I have decided to share with you jquery date plugins for your websites. You can directly incorporate these plugins into your website as they only require minor modifications and styling.

1. iCal-like Calendar jQuery Date Picker

According to my web designer experience, one of the most common requests from clients when it comes to WordPress personalization, is to add a basic event calendar to their website.
iCal-like Calendar jQuery Date Picker

2. Timeline Calendar

Timeline is simple JavaScript driven calendar, which is written on top of jQuery JavaScript framework. Timeline is a horizontal representation of days in month.

Timeline Calendar

3. Date Picker – jQuery Plugin

Date Picker component with a lot of options and easy to fit in your web application.

Date Picker - jQuery Plugin

4. jQuery Calendar Widget Plugin

A simple jQuery Calendar Widget Plugin with a month view. You can specify which month you would like to display or have it display the current month.

jQuery Calendar Widget Plugin

5. wdCalendar – jQuery Based Google Calendar Clone

wdCalendar is a jquery based Google calendar clone. It cover most Google calendar features.

wdCalendar – jQuery Based Google Calendar Clone

6. jMonthCalendar jQuery Date Picker

jMonthCalendar is a full month jQuery date picker and calendar that supports events. You simply initialize the jQuery date picker with options and an events array and it can handle the rest.

jMonthCalendar jQuery Date Picker

7. jQuery Frontier Calendar

Full month calendar jQuery plugin that looks like Google Calendar.

jQuery Frontier Calendar

8. Calendar System

Quite a few people seemed to like my previous tutorial Image Manipulation using PHP, and looking around many of the tutorial sites there are hardly any Calendar systems.

Calendar System

9. Event Calendar

Event Calendar is a jQuery and ColdFusion event calendar that works a lot like the Google Calendar system.

Event Calendar

10. jQuery Week Calendar

The jquery-week-calendar plugin provides a simple and flexible way of including a weekly calendar in your application.

jQuery Week Calendar

11. glDatePicker

glDatePicker is a simple, customizable, lightweight date picker calendar plugin for jQuery weighing in 4KB compressed.


12. jQuery UI Datepicker

The jQuery UI Datepicker is a highly configurable plugin that adds datepicker functionality to your pages.

jQuery UI Datepicker

13. VCalendar

VCalendar (Virtual Web Calendar) is an open source Web calendar application for posting and maintaining events and schedules online, in calendar format.


14. Multiday Calendar Datepicker JQuery Plugin

Multi-day, multi-month animated datepicker jQuery plugin that weighs in at 14KB with the uncompressed development version.

Multiday Calendar Datepicker JQuery Plugin

15. Date Picker

A date picker control. To open the calendar, click the input box.

Date Picker

16. jQuery Calendar Picker

This component is a light-weight calendar/date-picker.

jQuery Calendar Picker

17. jQuery Date Range Picker

Simple jQuery UI date picker extension to allow user to choose date ranges. When user chooses a date, a hidden form is submitted.

jQuery Date Range Picker

These plugins will help you and your visitors keep track what’s happening in specific project and help to organize time!