Events Schedule

Below is the current events schedule for the Papillion Community Foundation

Wed, May 15, 2019
Pre-Sale Carnival Wristbands ONLINE ONLY More info

Pre purchase your carnival wristbands and save $5.

Wristbands are good on Thursday 6/13/19 OR Sunday 6/16/19 Only - once you redeem them they are only valid on that day.  

Once you have purchased your tickets with PayPal you will receive a confirmation email with a unique code.  Bring this email to the Papillion Community Foundation Information Booth to redeem your voucher.

Wristbands are available Online or at the Papillion Community Foundation Office please contact our office with questions 402-331-3917. 

Sat, May 25, 2019
Vendor Application Deadline

Vendor Registration closes May 25, 2019 at midnight.  If you are a vendor and you did not meet this deadline - please contact the Papillion Community Foundation Office at 402-331-3917.

Mon, May 27, 2019
Parade Registration Deadline

Deadline to register for the Papillion Days Parade is May 27, 2019.  Get your applications in today!

 

Wed, Jun 12, 2019
Deadline to buy Pre-Sale Carnival Wristbands

Last day to buy Pre purchase carnival wristbands and save $5.

 Wristbands are good on Thursday or Sunday Only.  

Friday and Saturday Wristbands must be purchased at the carnival ticket booth.

5:45 PM
- 10:00 PM
Papillion Days Kick Off Event - FREE CONCERT More info

FREE Concert Featuring ReCaptured: A Tribute to Journey

Concert begins at 7:00 pm Doors open at 5:45.

SumTur Amphitheater is a Smoke Free and Vapor Inhaler Free Venue!

 

 

Thu, Jun 13, 2019
8:00 AM
- 10:00 AM
Food Vendor Check In

All Food Vendors are required to be setup no later than 10AM- this is for Food Vendors Only!!!!

10:00 AM
- 2:00 PM
Non Food Vendor Check In

All Non Food Vendors must setup before 2PM

5:00 PM
- 11:00 PM
Carnival - Papillion Days Pre-Sale Wristband Night More info

Presale Carnival Wristbands are $20 available to purchase Online ONLY until Wed, June 12th at midnight - Wristbands are only good for use on Thursday, June 13th OR Sunday, June 16th.  Wristband purchases are final and NO REFUNDS will be given under any circumstances including inclimate weather.  

Check out Heart of America Shows - FAQ PAGE all your questions about pricing and policies for the carnival can be found here!

5:00 PM
- 10:00 PM
Market in the Park - Thursday Hours More info

Shopping, Crafts, Food, Games, Pony Rides and much more!!!

5:00 PM
- 6:00 PM
Helicopter Rides - each day until Dark More info

Date / Times • THUR 13th - 5-10pm • FRI 14th - 3-10pm • SAT 15th - 10-10pm • SUN 16 - 11-6pmCome see us at the Papillion Days Celebration! We are operating at Halleck Park North side on Thurs 5pm to dark, Fri 3pm-dark, Sat 10am-dark, Sun 11am-6pm.

Helicopter rides are 3 ½ - 4 minutes at $40 per person.  A minumum of 2 people per ride max capacity is 3 people.  

Ya Gotta Do It!!

 

6:00 PM
- 8:00 PM
Papillion Idol Contest More info

Papillion Idol Talent Contest  Hosted by Papillion Mayor's Youth Council at the Wooden Stage in the Park - Applications are available at the Papillion Police Department located at 1000 E 1st St, Papillion, NE 68046

6:00 PM
- 11:00 PM
Papillion Days Beer Fest More info

Featuring Pint 9 Brewing Company and Glacial Till Vineyard

Music by Blues Ed Band - BLUE SUNDAY

No Cover Thursday Night - Music begins at 8pm

Fri, Jun 14, 2019
3:00 PM
- 10:00 PM
Papillion Days Market in the Park More info

Crafts, Food, Games & Pony Rides and much more Fun!!!!

3:00 PM
- 12:00 AM
Carnival - Papillion Days 2019 More info

Hours 3pm - midnight

Located at Papillion City Park - NW corner of Washington and Lincoln Streets in the Heart of Papillion

Check out Heart of America Shows - FAQ PAGE all your questions about pricing and policies for the carnival can be found here!

5:00 PM
- 12:00 AM
Papillion Days Beer Fest More info

Featuring Beer from Pint 9 Brewing Company and Wine and Cider from Glacial Till

$5 Cover Charge

Music by Red Delicious begins at 8pm

5:00 PM
- 9:00 PM
10th Annual Cruisers for the Breath of Life Car Show More info

All proceeds benefit the American Lung Association!

5:30 PM
- 7:30 PM
Ice Cream Social - FREE ICE CREAM while supplies last!!! More info

First Street Plaza - Free Ice Cream for all while supplies last!

 

5:45 PM
- 6:00 PM
Lions Club Raffle Drawing More info

Shelter in the park - to win the Raffle Prize - get your Raffle tickets from one of your Local Papillion Area Lions Club member Grrrrrrr

9:45 PM
- 10:15 PM
FIREWORKS!!!!!

Thank you to Bellino Fireworks for always providing an amazing Fireworks Show for what was recently voted one of the Top 10 Small Festivals in America by Reader's Digest.

The fireworks are setup in an area in the recreation area behind the carnival midway - for the safety of viewers please make sure that you stay well behind the Police Tape line - you will be asked to move if you go beyond this line. 

Fireworks can be viewed from anywhere in the Downtown Papillion area.  

FIREWORKS WILL BEGIN SHORTLY AFTER IT HAS GOTTEN COMPLETELY DARK!  9:45 PM IS AN APPROXIMATE START TIME - PLEASE BE PATIENT

 

 

 

Sat, Jun 15, 2019
9:00 AM
- 11:00 AM
Kiddie Parade and Kids Activities More info

All activities will begin at the Firehouse at 9am and run through 11am

 

 

 

 

9:00 AM
- 3:00 PM
American Red Cross Blood Drive More info

Give Blood

Donating Blood Makes a Big Difference in the Lives of Others.

Link for donors to sign up is: Click here to sign up for a blood donation appointment

We’re hoping to collect 17 pints Saturday which will help up to 51 patients.

Thanks so much for your support!

10:00 AM
- 10:00 PM
Papillion Days Market in the Park More info

Market in the Park Saturday Hours 10 am to 10 pm

 

10:45 AM
- 10:55 AM
Duck Paddle Race More info

 Buy your raffle tickets at the Papillion Community Foundation or PJWC Funnel Cake Booth or get them ahead of time from any PJWC member.

Tickets $5 each or 6 for $25.

Sponsored by Papillion Jr. Woman's Club

12:00 PM
- 12:00 AM
Carnival - Papillion Days 2019 More info

Come down and have a blast at the Carnival in the Park!

Hours  noon - midnight

Located at Papillion City Park - NW corner of Washington and Lincoln Streets in the Heart of Papillion

Check out Heart of America Shows - FAQ PAGE all your questions about pricing and policies for the carnival can be found here! 

12:00 PM
- 2:00 PM
Live Remote with Channel 94.1

Come visit the Channel 94.1 Van and say hello - Prize Wheel and Music!

 

2:00 PM
- 4:30 PM
72nd Annual Papillion Days Parade - Theme "Wagons to Wings" More info

Celebrating 72 years of Papillion Days on the eve of our Sesquicentennial Year in 2020 (1870-2020)

Come out and Celebrate and join the fun! 

2:00 PM
- 12:00 AM
Papillion Days Beer Fest More info

Come out and enjoy Craft Beer from Pint 9 and Wine and Cider from Glacial Till - Pint 9 Brewing CompanyGlacial Till

There will be a $5 cover charge

Enjoy amazing Music by HiFi Hangover - HiFi Hangover

2:15 PM
- 4:15 PM
High School Band Performances - PLHS and PLSHS

Papillion La Vista High School, and Papillion Lavista South High School Bands, Cheer & Pom performing on stage in the park. Performances will commence shortly after each band completes their parade route.  

5:00 PM
- 5:45 PM
Wildlife Encounters More info

Come see a free show for the whole Family! 

Wildlife Encounters of Nebraska is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization that is dedicated to educating the public about our natural world while offering a home for wild animals in need for over 30 years. 

6:30 PM
- 7:15 PM
Wildlife Encounters More info

Come enjoy a Free Show for the Whole Family!

At the Wooden Stage in City Park

 

8:00 PM
- 11:59 PM
DANCE PARTAY! Featuring Hi-Fi Hangover More info

Papillion Days Beer Fest - Featuring Pint 9 Brewing Company and Glacial Till

Sun, Jun 16, 2019
8:00 AM
- 1:00 PM
Boy Scout Pancake Breakfast

Sponsored by Boy Scout Troop #463

On the Sump Memorial Library Lawn under the tent

12:00 PM
- 6:00 PM
Papillion Days Market in the Park More info

Crafts, Food, Games & Pony Rides and Much More

12:00 PM
- 6:00 PM
Carnival - Papillion Days Pre-Sale Wristband Day More info

Presale Carnival Wristbands are $20 available to purchase Online ONLY until Wed, June 12th at midnight - Wristbands are only good for use on Thursday, June 13th and Sunday, June 16th.  Wristband purchases are final and NO REFUNDS will be given under any circumstances including inclimate weather.  

Check out Heart of America Shows - FAQ PAGE all your questions about pricing and policies for the carnival can be found here!

12:00 PM
- 6:00 PM
Fathers Day at the Bay More info

Dads get in FREE!

12:00 PM
- 3:00 PM
Papillion House of Music More info

Come see the best local talent from the Papillion House of Music!

1:00 PM
- 5:00 PM
Papillion Days Beer Fest More info

The Beer Fest will be open this year on Sunday in Country Style! 

Come join us in the Beer Fest featuring Pint 9 Brewing Company and Glacial Till Vineyard.  

County 59 will be playing  from 4-5

Country Kickers will perform from 3-4

 

3:30 PM
- 4:30 PM
Cornhusker State Games More info

Cornhusker Husker State Games Torch Run Ceremony!

 

Come join us for a celebration of the Torch for the Cornhusker State Games coming through Papillion on it's way to Lincoln!

 

 

7:30 PM
- 8:30 PM
Papillion Area Concert Band Papillion Days Finale More info

Come to the closing ceremony of the 72nd Annual Papillion Days featuring the Papillion Area Concert Band!

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402-331-3917

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