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How to Delete an Event on Facebook (App & Browser)

One of the most well-known social media platforms is Facebook, with many beneficial features. Many people announce birthday parties, concerts, meetings, and other events on Facebook Events. This blog post will demonstrate how to delete an Event on Facebook with just a few clicks from the event page. Read on to find out.

Facebook allows global connections. You may also host events on Facebook and electronically invite anyone with a Facebook account. If it becomes necessary to delete an event on Facebook, a simple procedure will automatically inform all of your invitees that the event will not occur. No need to stress about letting your guests know that the event has been canceled; Facebook will handle it for you. If you decide to cancel the event, everyone who was invited will get a notification showing them your decision.

This blog article will give you all the information you need. So, to find out more, keep reading.

Delete An Event On The Facebook App

 So, how do I remove an event from the Facebook application? Well, it's a straightforward task. Here's a list of steps you’ll need to help with the process:

Step 1: Log in to your Facebook account by clicking on the app on your android or iPhone and then navigate to your Event page. Right-click on an event in your news feed and select “Events.” You'll need to click See More first if you don't see it.

Step 2: Tap the Menu icon, which resembles three horizontal lines. On Android, it's in the top right corner, and on iOS, it's in the bottom right corner.

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Step 3: Open the event that you wish to cancel. Find the event in Your Events. Select Hosting from the left panel, and then enter the name of your event to open the page.



Step 4: Determine whether or not you should cancel the event. Select “Cancel Event” from the “More” menu to cancel the event. In the new window that appears, you will have the following two choices:


  • Cancel Event: This option will mark the event as canceled and inform all the guests of the status change. You can also type your message in the space to offer more information, such as your reason or prospective future dates. This event will remain on your calendar, but it will no longer be active.
  • Delete Event: Choose this option to erase the event from Facebook, removing it from all attendees' calendars.

Step 5: Confirm your selection to cancel or delete your events. Click Confirm to keep the changes you've made. The event will be canceled or deleted as soon as you confirm.

Delete a Facebook Event from Your Browser

The subject of how to remove an event from Facebook is now at hand. Follow these steps to delete a Facebook event from your browser on a PC or a Mac.

Step 1: Log in to your Facebook account using your email address and password by visiting the Facebook website.

Step 2: Navigate to your Event's Facebook page. It is found at the bottom of the screen on the left. Open the page for the event that needs to be canceled or deleted.


Step 3: Click “Edit” beside the event's title.


Step 4: Click “Cancel Event” in the bottom-left corner of the pop-up window.

Step 5: Select “Cancel Event” from the drop-down menu. A letter showing the reason for the cancellation may also be sent to your guests; enter it in the field provided.


Step 6: To confirm the cancellation, use the “Confirm” button.

If you delete the event, everyone who was invited and had not already refused or removed themselves will get a notice.


There you go. So, you've just learned how to get rid of a Facebook event. You can send event announcements and invitations on Facebook, but you must cancel the event and notify those invited if anything unexpected occurs. Remember that even when you cancel an event, people may leave comments on its page even if you cannot edit them. However, when you remove an event, everything is erased, and nobody can make more posts.