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Wildflower Arts & Music Festival Brings Top Talent to Richardson

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For more than a quarter of a century, festival-goers have enjoyed the Wildflower Arts & Music Festival in Richardson, Texas – an award-winning, three-day celebration of eclectic arts and music. The festival is held on the third weekend in May and draws over 65,000 attendees each year. A ticket to this event is sure to enhance the already rich experience of visiting north Texas.

Wildflower Arts & Music Festival Brings Top Talent to Richardson

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This year, the Wildflower Arts & Music Festival will be held from May 18 to May 20, featuring a number of musical acts and covering six stages. Managed by the City of Richardson Parks and Recreation Department, the festival never fails to impress, and each year it includes top-name acts. Past performers include The B-52s, Lynyrd Skynyrd, and The All-American Rejects to name a few. The variety of music performed at the festival includes some big band, country, children’s music, Cajun/zydeco, folk/acoustic, rockabilly, jazz, pop, reggae and, of course, good ol’ rock n’ roll. The festival will also have excellent regional cuisine and a variety of creative arts available for sale by local vendors.

Wildflower Arts & Music Festival Brings Top Talent to Richardson

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This year’s lineup for the Wildflower Arts & Music Festival is available at their link provided here and features some great names, such as Kool & the Gang, Spoon, Eve 6, and Starship featuring Mickey Thomas. Other entertainment includes, “…national and regional headliners, singer/songwriters, classic tribute bands, and local artists. Over 100 musicians and bands to be exact.” A schedule for all performances is available here, and tickets for this fantastic festival are available at the link provided here. Additional event details can also be found on the event’s Facebook page. April showers bring May flowers and apparently some top talent to Richardson as well – so get on out there and have yourself a great Texas time!