Keep users engaged and organized
Millions of people use Google Calendar to track their events. The Calendar API lets you integrate your app with Google Calendar, creating new ways for you to engage your users.
Integrate with mobile and web apps
You can use the Google Calendar API to find and view public calendar events. If you're authorized, you can also access and modify private calendars and events on those calendars.
Use the Google Calendar API to achieve deeper integration with Google Calendar. Mobile apps, Web apps, and other systems can create, display, or sync with Calendar data.
Creating events in Google Calendar
Have you ever booked a dining reservation, plane ticket, hotel room, concert ticket, or seats to the game from your favorite app, only to have to exit that booking app to enter the details into your calendar? Why can’t today’s apps do that for you automatically? It doesn't have to be like that. Learn how to create events using the Google Calendar API, giving your users a better experience. (7:14)
Modifying events with the Google Calendar API
Creating events is great, but even more powerful is the ability to modify existing events. If you have a booking app, now you can automatically update a user's calendar so they don't have to do it manually, or worse, have 2 Calendar entries where one's wrong. In this video, learn how to modify events with the Calendar API, and as a bonus, also learn how to make events repeat (recurring). (6:33)
February 8, 2021
Starting today, all existing and new out of office events will be updated to set the organizer to
firstname.lastname@example.org of the calendar owner. It may take 2-3 weeks for this change to fully roll out.
You can use the
calendarIdfrom the API endpoint
https://www.googleapis.com/calendar/v3/calendars/calendarIdto identify the owner of the out of office event.
February 1, 2021
The Calendar API now exposes a new field for events. The new field is called
eventTypeand allows users of the API to distinguish special event types, such as
outOfOffice. For more information, see the API reference.
From now we require conferenceData to be consistent with
conferenceData.conferenceSolution.key.type; meaning only Google Meet calls can have
conferenceData.conferenceSolution.key.typeset to hangoutsMeet. All 3P video conference providers are expected to set