If your event isn't displaying, please check that the following:
Has it been published?
In the 'Submit Event' form set Publish = Yes
If you're accessing the event from the 'Manage Events' menu click the button in the 'Status' column to a tick.
Has the 'Start Date' lapsed?
Is Today's date greater than the 'Start Date' fo your event?
If so change the 'Start Date' to after 'Today's Date'