React Native Slidable Drawer Panel

React Native slidable drawer designed using react native's Animated and PanResponder APIs. Purely Typescript.


Install package by running:

npm i react-native-slidable-drawer-panel


yarn add react-native-slidable-drawer-panel



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Open Source, check the bottom of this page/file for contribution guidelines.


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Basic Example:

import React, { useState } from 'react';
import { Button, SafeAreaView, StyleSheet } from 'react-native';
import SlidableDrawer from 'react-native-slidable-drawer-panel';

export default function App() {
	const [showDrawer, setShowDrawer] = useState(false);
	const [event, setEvent] = useState('none');
	const closeDrawer = () => {
	const showDrawerFn = () => {
	const onSlideEnd = () => {
	return (
		<SafeAreaView style={styles.container}>
			<Button title='Show Drawer' onPress={showDrawerFn} />
			{showDrawer && (
					<Button title='Close drawer' onPress={closeDrawer} />

const styles = StyleSheet.create({
	container: {
		flex: 1,
		backgroundColor: '#fff',
		alignItems: 'center',
		justifyContent: 'center',

Component Props

Property Type Description
onSlideEnd Function This gets called when the drawer finishes closing
event string Value is either none or close. When the event is set to close, the drawer closes completely
backdropColor string A regular react native color property value
drawerHandleColor string A regular react native color property value
useCustomDrawer boolean When set to true, the children of the SlidableDrawer are treated as a replacement of the default drawer. Set this to true if you want to display your custom drawer instead. Default value is false, this means the children of the SlidableDrawer are treated as contents of the drawer
noDrawerHandle boolean Drawer handle isn't displayed if this is set to true
drawerHeight number The value you provide gets multiplied by 100 to set the drawer height to a percentage of the device's window height. Valid values are from 0 to 0 to 1. Default is 0.45
drawerBackgroundColor string A regular react native color property value.
drawerOpenSpeed number The speed at which the drawer opens (relative to time and friction) when the component renders. Values range from 1 to 5, 5 being the fastest. Default is 5.
children React.Element A react native component/element



To make contributions to this project; fork and make pull requests from your fork.
There is an example app in this repository to help you test your changes, whichever way feels convenient.
Pull requests would be approved once they have been reviewed and determined to be aligned with the intended cause of the project.