July 20-22, 2018Sunset Park - Kimberly

Free FamilyFestival

Friday   5:30p - 1:00a
Saturday   10:00a - 1:00a
Sunday   11:00a - 7:30p

Spanning three days, Paperfest offers fun for all ages through games, sports, music and food

Frequently Asked Questions

Below are a few of the most common questions. There is no admission fee so please no carry-ins. A good rule of thumb is when it comes to rules, is to allow safe fun for all while respecting the acts, volunteers, partners and spectators. If you should have a question or would like further clarification, please email paperfestwi@gmail.com

What are the festival rules?

Most important rule is to HAVE FUN! Other rules include no carry-ins, no parking on festival grounds, wristbands are required for purchasing and consuming alchohol, no riding bikes or skateboards through the park, and no pets (with the exception of service animals).

My company is interested in becoming a Paperfest partner, what should I do?

Becoming a partner is easy! For information about becoming a Paperfest partner simply visit the partnership page or contact a committee member at partnership@paperfest.com. Partnership applications can be filled out and paid for online!


Who runs Paperfest?

Paperfest is run by Kim-Com promotions a 501c4 not for profits corporation. The Paperfest committee is made up of a team of dedicated volunteers that work year round to successfully organize and put on this premier fun-filled three-day festival. Festival suggestions can be directed to any of the directors via email.


How can I get involved?

Depending on your level of interest, you may apply to be on the Paperfest planning committee, fill roles in a sub-committee, or may signup to volunteer at a the festival. We welcome anyone interested in giving back to join us! Sub-committees include: Music and Entertainment, Sports (Each Sporting Event), Marketing, Food and Beverage, Volunteer, Kids Games, Finance, and Grounds.


Who decides which bands play at Paperfest?

Paperfest's music and entertainment committee is responsible for booking acts. This committee takes suggestions, properly vets each act, and ultimately approves recommendations. Booking bands for a music festival is much more complicated than most people realize. Factors that influence which acts appear at Paperfest any given year include trying to provide a wide variety of musical talent to please most tastes, the bands/entertainers availability, their ability to attract a large audience, and the Paperfest entertainment budget. Suggestions are welcome and encouraged; they can be emailed to entertainment@paperfest.com.

What happens to the money made a Paperfest?

This is a great question; Paperfest donates it back to the civic, community, and service organizations that voluneet thier services at the festival. It works like this: Volunteers regsiter to represent the non-profit organization of their choice. Paperfest then pays an hourly rate per each volunteeer back tot he represented not-for-profit organization. They payout to each organization is based on the revenue generated by the festival and the number of volunteer hours worked. The more volunteers working, more hours achieved, and then more money earned!


Where should I park?

Parking is not available on the Paperfest grounds. Parking spaces are available in the village streets surrounding the park (except where marked). There are also several parking lots reserved for the weekend with a free shuttle bus service to take you from the parking lots to the main entrance. A limited number of handicapped parking spaces are available at the main entrance.