Simple Flexible jQuery Date Picker Plugin - DatePickr

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Simple Flexible jQuery Date Picker Plugin - DatePickr

DatePickr is a simple yet feature rich date picker plugin for creating both inline and input-triggered calendars capable of selecting single / multiple dates and/or date ranges.

More features:

  • Allows to select a date range via mouse drag.
  • Custom calendar positions.
  • Allows to specify max / min dates.
  • Very easy to implement.
  • Works on any html elements like div and input field.

How to use it:

1. Load the latest jQuery library and the jQuery DatePickr plugin's files in your webpage.

<script src="//"></script>
<script src="js/datepickr.min.js"></script>
<link rel="stylesheet" href="css/datepickr.min.css">

2. Create a basic inline calendar date picker.

<div id="demo"></div>

3. Create a draggable date range picker.

  draggable: true

4. All default options.


  // min date
  datemin: "1 Jan 1995",

  // max date
  datemax: "31 Dec 2035",

  // enable draggagle date range selecting
  draggable: false,

  // show drag note
  showDragNote: true,

  // text for drag note
  dragNoteText: "Hold <kbd>shift</kbd> to continue selection on another month.",

  // key code for drag
  dragKey: 16,

  // callback events
  onChange: function(){},
  onHide: function(){},
  onShow: function(){},
  onBeforeMonthChange: function(){},
  onMonthChange: function(){},

  // calendar's position
  position: "bottom"


5. You can also initialize the plugin automatically and pass the options via data-option attributes as follow.

<div id="demo" 

This awesome jQuery plugin is developed by RapidtSoftware. For more Advanced Usages, please check the demo page or visit the official website.