FAQ

What is Localist event calendar software?

Localist's software helps organizations easily publish, manage and promote their events with a beautifully designed event calendar. Built-in tools such as widgets, newsletters, and social features help you spread the word about your events, activating your audiences to connect.

To date, Localist has powered 3 million events across the world. 


Why use Localist's event calendar software? 

Organizations turn to Localist when they want to top optimize the power and reach of their events.

Localist’s solution offers the efficiency of a centralized marketing calendar, the power of social sharing tools and the intelligence of analytics to optimize event marketing performance. 


Does Localist offer any other products?

Yes, Localist also offers Tailgate, a native mobile event app and training & support services. 

Tailgate lets you create your own branded mobile app that showcases your events. Available in the iOS and Google Play app stores, your audience can easily search for, register to and share events with friends. 

Localist offers calendar management, training and ongoing support packages to help keep you manage and maintain your calendar.


How much does Localist event calendar software cost?

Each customer has unique needs for our software. Learn more about what Localist's pricing might look like for your team. 


Do I need to pay for a year up front?

Yes. Localist contracts are billed annually by default. We've found that customers who can commit to a full year of using Localist have the most successful calendars.


Are there any additional required fees? 

All plans have a required one-time setup & onboarding fee. Our team works directly with you to ensure you have everything you need to get your calendar up and running.


How often does Localist push new releases?

Localist moves fast. Last year, we averaged 2 releases a day.


Do I need another web host?

No. All Localist plans include our fully-managed cloud hosting, ensuring your calendar remains available at all times.


Can I download Localist?

We do not have plans to make a downloadable version, but Localist does provide many standard methods for exporting your data.


What is an admin?

An admin is any user who has administrative access to the calendar. All Localist plans allow for an unlimited amount of normal users to login and interact with the calendar. There is just a limitation on administrative users.


How do I cancel service? 

Click the "Cancel Subscription" button on your billing page. Our support team will take care of the rest.


Do I get a refund if I cancel early?

Because of how Localist allocates resources for your calendar, it's not possible to issue refunds due to cancellation.


Have more questions? 

Visit our Help & Support Center. Our support team is standing by. We typically respond in well under an hour during business hours.