Calendar subscriptions let you stay up to date on everything from your team schedule to national holidays to network programming. The iPhone and iPad let you subscribe to any calendar that provides a compatible URL. As long as you have the link for the subscription, you're good to go.

How to add calendar subscriptions to your iPhone or iPad

  1. Launch the Settings app on your iPhone or iPad.
  2. Tap on Mail, Contacts, Calendars.
  3. Tap on Add Account... under the Mail section.

    Launch the Settings app, tap on the Mail, contacts, calendars button, and then tap on the Add account button.

  4. Tap on Other.

  5. Tap on Add Subscribed Calendar under the Other section.
  6. Enter or copy in the server location of the calendar. This is typically a web address that ends in .ics.

    Tap on the Other button, tap on the Add Subscribed Calendar button, and then enter the server location.

  7. Enter any username, password, or SSL info you need to. Most times you don't have to with public subscriptions.

  8. Tap the Next button.
  9. Tap the Save button.

    Enter any username, password, or SSL info you need to, then tap the Next button, and then tap the Save button.

That's it, the subscribed Calendar will now show up in the Calendar app.