Wildflower! Arts & Music Festival 2013

Wildflower Festival 2013

Wildflower! Arts & Music Festival is an award-winning, multi-day festival featuring live music, arts and crafts, children’s activities, interactive exhibits, strolling buskers and more. Highlights include:

  • Local, regional and national headliner entertainment
  • Wild! Market Place featuring arts and crafts
  • Art Guitar Auction
  • Kidz Korner featuring children’s games & Activities
  • Street performers, acrobats and entertainers
  • City of Richardson Petting Zoo
  • Award-winning singer/songwriter contest and workshop
  • Budding Talent Competition
  • GameHavens Game Zone for teens
  • Friday night street dance featuring Dallas’ own Le Freak!
  • “Wild Ride! Wild Run! Against Cancer” – 10th annual bike ride and 3rd annual run on May 18th to benefit Methodist Richardson Cancer Center

WHEN
Friday, May 17, 6 PM – Midnight
Saturday, May 18, 11 AM – Midnight
Sunday, May 19, 12:30 PM – 8 PM
WHERE
Wildflower! Arts & Music Festival is located at the Galatyn Park Urban Center in
Richardson, Texas. Actual festival address: 2351 Performance Drive, Richardson, Texas
75082. Directions can be found at http://www.wildflowerfestival.com/directions.html.
TICKETS
Three-Day Pass - $30
Single-Day Adult - $20
Kid’s Pass (age 5-12) - $3
15 for $15 group ticket promotion!
On Sunday, May 19, kids 12 and under get in free with a paid adult courtesy of Bank of America.

Tickets go on sale April 15, 2013, at area Tom Thumb stores or through the festival’s website: http://www.wildflowerfestival.com/tickets.html.

MUSICAL ENTERTAINMENT

  • Robert Earl Keen
  • The Toadies
  • Grand Funk Railroad
  • Uncle Kracker
  • Reverend Horton Heat
  • Cowboy Mouth
  • Slaid Cleaves
  • Eleven Hundred Springs
  • Rocket Man – The best of Elton John
  • Eliza Gilkyson
  • Terri Hendrix with Lloyd Maines
  • Le Freak
  • More acts to TBA (acts are subject to change or cancel)

HISTORY
The Wildflower! Arts & Music Festival began in 1993 as a small community event held in a local park in northeast Richardson, Texas, to celebrate the acres of wildflowers planted around the city. Twenty-one years later the festival has become the premier music event in the area with over 1,200 volunteers and attendance surpassing 70,000 a year. The Wildflower! Arts & Music Festival is produced by The City of Richardson.

SPONSORS
ViewPoint Bank, Methodist Richardson Medical Center, metroPCS, Coca-Cola, Budweiser, Toyota, Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Texas, Sherwin-Williams, Fossil, AT&T, Credit Union of Texas, Samsung, Atmos Energy, Argo Data, Reliable Chevrolet and Tom Thumb. Media Sponsors include: The Dallas Morning News, Collin County Business Press, Jack FM, Star Community Papers, Richardson Living Magazine and The Dallas Observer.

FOR MORE INFORMATION
Web: http://www.wildflowerfestival.com/
Facebook: www.facebook.com/wildflowerfestival
Mobile: text WFF to 88500

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