Upcoming.org API

The Upcoming.org REST API is available for non-commercial use by developers to build applications by providing access to all public information stored in Upcoming's databases. Upcoming.org is a collaborative event calendar, completely driven by people like you. Enter in the events you're attending, comment on events entered by others, and syndicate event listings to your own weblog. The set of methods provided allow for manipulating and extracting data from Upcoming.org with simple HTTP GET and POST requests in a RESTful fashion. All responses are formatted in XML.
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  • Mapify answers the question "What's Happening Nearby?" by showing local events as points on a map.
  • Happenic is a calendar application that aggregates events from a number of public APIs and organizes them by category, location and cost. It provides a simple and easy-to-use interface to find out...
  • Local events and activities, movies playing near you. Clean and easy to use interface. In addition to events, locally playing movies are also supported.
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Developers (16)
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Furlango - Local events and activities discovery service

Events Near You


Rich Erwin PlaceMix


Royce Alt What Now

SUE: an Events Mashup

pwtempuser pwtempuser IceCondor

Mike Darnell Headup

Cameron Turner, CTO ConnectorLocal

Nick Skelton Beardscratchers Compendium

pwtempuser pwtempuser Fireball


Blog Juice


Map Channels

pwtempuser pwtempuser LocalSignal

Simon Hamp Oxford Geeks

pwtempuser pwtempuser Happeningz

pwtempuser pwtempuser Eventpedia

Veerendra Shivhare Tagbulb

Martin Wulffeld AllOrNone.org Pearl Jam

Netzwelt.de Free MP3s


Halloween Mashup

Bester News

pwtempuser pwtempuser Official Flickr Map

pwtempuser pwtempuser WAP Interface to Local Search

pwtempuser pwtempuser Access Your Calendar by Phone

pwtempuser pwtempuser MetroMash

pwtempuser pwtempuser Upcoming.org mobilised

pwtempuser pwtempuser Frisbee Mashup

pwtempuser pwtempuser My City Map

pwtempuser pwtempuser JibMap

pwtempuser pwtempuser musiCal

Find Parking via ParkingCarma

pwtempuser pwtempuser Upcomingscrobbler

pwtempuser pwtempuser rel8r.com

pwtempuser pwtempuser Adactio Elsewhere
Comments (3)


The service endpoints have all changed now that Upcoming has been moved over to Yahoo. The logo has also changed.


Hi Chris. We'll get the entry updated to reflect those changes. Thanks for the note.


Hi Chris. We'll get the entry updated to reflect those changes. Thanks for the note.

Mapify.us Mapify.us
Mapify answers the question "What's Happening Nearby?" by showing local events as points on a map.
Happenic Happenic
Happenic is a calendar application that aggregates events from a number of public APIs and organizes them by category, location and cost. It provides a simple and easy-to-use interface to find out what is happening around you.
Furlango - Local events and activities discovery service Furlango - Local events and activities discovery service
Local events and activities, movies playing near you. Clean and easy to use interface. In addition to events, locally playing movies are also supported.
Events Near You Events Near You
Explore events near you all around the world on a Google map.
BlockWild BlockWild
BlockWild let's you post information directly to a local map where it can be discovered in your community by location and categories of content, such as: classifieds, events, rentals, social groups, services, etc. Search locally or wherever you are planning to travel.
PlaceMix PlaceMix
Travel search mashup portal that lets users track all the information about their favorite places. Also uses World66 open guide book and CIA Factbook maps. More on the way.
TripMixx TripMixx
Travel search portal like iGoogle. Find flights, hotels, weather, maps, photos, videos, news and more. Now moved to http://www.placemix.com
Alt What Now Alt What Now
Mashup of Layar augmented reality browser, Joomla! CMS, CareerBuilder, Google Maps, and the Twitter API to display over 1/2 million Points of Interest (POI's) in the USA. Recently added layars for job and local events.
SUE: an Events Mashup SUE: an Events Mashup
Searches Upcoming for events using Ajax.
IceCondor IceCondor
Android phone software to follow people and events in real-time from multiple services. Uses data from Brightkite, Shizzow, Upcoming and others.
Headup Headup
Headup is a Semantic Web Firefox addon that brings you content related to your interests, friends and contacts.
ConnectorLocal ConnectorLocal
By finding the best sources for local information then combining that with new user-generated content from your neighbors, friends and family, ConnectorLocal.com enables hyper-localized commerce, tourism and entertainment. It's What the Locals Know.
Beardscratchers Compendium Beardscratchers Compendium
A music-based mashup that connects and filters disparate music metadata from across the Web, with an aim towards accuracy and focus on the music. Combines many different APIs from YouTube to Last.fm.
Fireball Fireball
Uses Twitter as an interface to bring your social graph to bear, uses Fire Eagle for secure sharing of your location, and uses Upcoming for cross-correlating events and locations.
FOAFster FOAFster
A prototype visualizer for Friend Of A Friend relationship objects. It mashes up MyBlogLog FOAF objects, and adds favorites from del.icio.us, Digg, Last.fm, LinkedIn, StumbleUpon, Upcoming, Tumbler, Twitter, and YouTube if it can find them.
Blog Juice Blog Juice
Blog Juice is a bookmarklet that looks for a MyBlogLog identifier on the current page and uses the API and 9 other services to find information about its recent readers roll. Bookmark users for later and visit their sites, all without leaving the page.
Semantisize Semantisize
Semantisize.com uses semantic technology to bring together information about semantic technology.
Map Channels Map Channels
Embed a custom Google Map into your site. Options allow embedding one or more KML or GeoRSS sources, index sidebar options, and the ability to add map filters and search channels onto one map.
LocalSignal LocalSignal
Select a city and view an aggregated page of feeds from all over the Web, in addition to utilizing a few APIs. See what is happening in your city or a city that you are traveling or moving to.
Oxford Geeks Oxford Geeks
Oxford Geeks aims to pull together information about the geek community in and around Oxford, UK. The site combines local events, photos and blogs by local developers.
Happeningz Happeningz
A simple mashup of Google maps and upcoming.org events. It is complete with tag clouds, tag searches and city searches. Currently SF bay area events are subscribed, it is trivial to scan other cities too.
Eventpedia Eventpedia
See events coming to your neighborhood via this mashup of Google Maps and Upcoming.org.
Tagbulb Tagbulb
Tagbulb simplifies tag search by aggregating content from various sources like Flickr, YouTube and many more. Users can browse by content type like images, videos, blogs, bookmarks, podcasts, products, books etc.
AllOrNone.org Pearl Jam AllOrNone.org Pearl Jam
Pearl Jam fansite with links and pictures pulled from various web services.
Netzwelt.de Free MP3s Netzwelt.de Free MP3s
Netzwelt.de is a German online magazine. They mashed up free and legal promo MP3s on the net with Upcoming.org tour dates, Amazon CD reviews, YouTube videos and akuma MP3 download store.
EventPedia EventPedia
EventPedia provide user with events information ranging from festival to sport events on USA according to date and addresses.
Halloween Mashup Halloween Mashup
Mashup of Local Halloween Events. Google Maps, Yahoo News, Yahoo Local, Flickr, Upcoming, HostIP.
Bester News Bester News
News aggregation service with geocoding for regionalization. Includes finance, sports and other topics.
Official Flickr Map Official Flickr Map
Millions of Flickr photos have been geotagged and placed on a Yahoo Map. Uses the recently added Geo features of Flickr. Add a special tag for photos from Upcoming.org events and they will be linked to that page automatically.
WAP Interface to Local Search WAP Interface to Local Search
Use this WAP based interface to search for Events, Movies, Venues or lookup anything in your neighborhood. This interface can be used from any WAP capable phone.
Access Your Calendar by Phone Access Your Calendar by Phone
411Sync users can configure their calendar settings so that they can access their upcoming events from their mobile phone. 411Sync helps access Google, 30Boxes and Upcoming.org calendars using SMS, WAP, Email, IM and Toolbar
MetroMash MetroMash
Yahoo Maps, Local Search, Traffic Reports and Upcoming Events all mashed together.
Upcoming.org mobilised Upcoming.org mobilised
Mobile-optimised version of Upcoming.org allows quick searching of events,venues & metros. Where available, small maps of the venue is displayed using yahoo maps.
Frisbee Mashup Frisbee Mashup
Frisbee Mashup newes photos, events, movies, bookmarks and special feeds are published on five pages, frisbee, dog frisbee, disc golf, ultimate and freestyle.
My City Map My City Map
Local city guides for over 18,000 US cities.
JibMap JibMap
Mashup of Google Maps API and Upcoming.org events. Good use of Ajax. Currently for Twin Cities only.
musiCal musiCal
Gives an RSS feed of who from your top 50 artists in last.fm are coming to your town.
Find Parking via ParkingCarma Find Parking via ParkingCarma
Mashup of events from Upcoming.org with local parking facilities. Advanced reservations are also possible at some locations.
Upcomingscrobbler Upcomingscrobbler
Upcomingscrobbler brings together Last.fm and Upcoming.org to tell you where you can see your favourite bands perform live.
rel8r.com rel8r.com
An experimental discovery tool that searches tags from various social network-type sites including Flickr, Technorati, and Upcoming.
Adactio Elsewhere Adactio Elsewhere
Jeremy Keith combines a variety of personal information from across the web in one place via Ajax scripting and the APIs from Upcoming.org, Flickr, Amazon, and Del.icio.us.