Insert and fetch fullcalendar events from mysql database

Insert and fetch fullcalendar events from mysql database


Hello to all, welcome to therichpost.com. In this post, I will tell you, Insert and fetch fullcalendar events from mysql database. fullcalendar is the best A JavaScript event calendar. Customizable and open source. 

In this post, we will get or fetch fullcalendar events from php mysql database.

In this, on day click, bootstrap popup will open including add event title form and with the help of this form, will insert the event title and date in mysql database.


Here is the complete working code:

Very first, you need to create event table in phpmyadmin and I am also inserting some test data and here is table structure:
title varchar(250) NULL,
event_date timestamp NULL

INSERT INTO `events` (`id`, `title`, `event_date`) VALUES
(1, 'Walk-In', '2018-06-5 11:07:27'),
(2, 'Online Booking', '2018-06-6 02:37:05'),
(3, 'Facebook Booking', '2018-06-7 04:01:00')

 Here is the complete code for Insert and fetch fullcalendar events from mysql database and you can paste that code into your php file:

$servername = "localhost";
$username = "root";
$password = "root";
$dbname = "fullcalendarevents";

// Create connection
$conn = new mysqli($servername, $username, $password, $dbname);

// Check connection
if ($conn->connect_error) {
    die("Connection failed: " . $conn->connect_error);
if(isset($_POST["submit"]) == "submit" && isset($_POST["eventTitle"]) != "")
    $sql = "INSERT INTO events (title, event_date)
        VALUES ('".$_POST['eventTitle']."', '".$_POST['eventDate']."')";
    if (mysqli_query($conn,$sql)) {
        echo "New event added successfully";
    } else {
        echo "Error: " . $sql . "<br>" . $conn->error;

  //echo "Connected successfully";
$sql = "SELECT title, event_date as start FROM events";
$result = mysqli_query($conn,$sql); 
$myArray = array();
if ($result->num_rows > 0) {
// output data of each row
    while($row = $result->fetch_assoc()) {
        $myArray[] = $row;

    echo "0 results";
<!DOCTYPE html>
<meta charset='utf-8' />
<link href='https://fullcalendar.io/releases/fullcalendar/3.9.0/fullcalendar.min.css' rel='stylesheet' />
<link rel='stylesheet' href='https://maxcdn.bootstrapcdn.com/bootstrap/3.3.7/css/
<link href='https://fullcalendar.io/releases/fullcalendar/3.9.0/fullcalendar.print.min.css' rel='stylesheet' media='print' />
<script src='https://fullcalendar.io/releases/fullcalendar/3.9.0/lib/moment.min.js'></script>
<script src='https://fullcalendar.io/releases/fullcalendar/3.9.0/lib/jquery.min.js'></script>
<script src='https://fullcalendar.io/releases/fullcalendar/3.9.0/fullcalendar.min.js'></script>
<script src='https://maxcdn.bootstrapcdn.com/bootstrap/3.3.7/js/bootstrap.min

  $(document).ready(function() {

      header: {
        left: 'prev,next today',
        center: 'title',
        right: 'month,basicWeek,basicDay'
      defaultDate: new Date(),
      navLinks: true, // can click day/week names to navigate views
      editable: true,
      eventLimit: true, // allow "more" link when too many events
      dayClick: function(date, jsEvent, view) {


      events: <?php echo json_encode($myArray); ?>



  body {
    margin: 40px 10px;
    padding: 0;
    font-family: "Lucida Grande",Helvetica,Arial,Verdana,sans-serif;
    font-size: 14px;

  #calendar {
    max-width: 900px;
    margin: 0 auto;


  <div id='calendar'></div>
  <div class="modal fade" id="successModal" role="dialog" aria-labelledby="successModalLabel" aria-hidden="true">
<div class="modal-dialog" role="document">
<div class="modal-content">
  <div class="modal-header">
        <button type="button" class="close" data-dismiss="modal">&times;</button>
        <h4 class="modal-title">Modal Header</h4>
  <div class="modal-body">
    <form action="fullcalendarinsert.php" method="post">
    <div class="form-group">
      <label for="eventtitle">Event Title:</label>
      <input type="eventTitle" name="eventTitle" class="form-control" id="eventTitle" required="">
      <input type="hidden" name="eventDate" class="form-control" id="eventDate">
    <button type="submit" value="submit" name="submit" class="btn btn-default">Submit</button>


 If you have any query related to this post then please let me know with your comments and I will come with more fullcalendar posts.





Ajay Malhotra
the authorAjay Malhotra
Hello to all. Welcome to therichpost.com. Myself Ajay Malhotra and I am full stack developer. I love coding. I know Wordpress, Core php, Angularjs, Angular 2, Angular 6, Angular 7, laravel, Codeigniter, Shopify, Squarespace, Jquery, Google Map Api, Vuejs, Reactjs, Bigcommerce etc.


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