This example shows how you can show upcoming events for the next 3 months. The shortcode used in this example is:
FYI: Basic Events List does NOT include the sorting function.
[add_eventon_list number_of_months="3" ]
What to extend the feature of basic event list?
Show date range based event lists, upcoming and past events regardless of months and many more cool features using Event Lists Ext. Addon.
Upcoming Events List with Empty Months Hidden
You can also use event list and hide months from the event list that does not have any events on those months.
[add_eventon_list number_of_months="6" hide_empty_months="yes" ]