Wildflower Festival

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TOP 10 SINGER SONGWRITER FINALISTS COMPETE MAY 20TH

On Saturday, May 20, 2017 at 11:30 a.m., 10 gifted performing singer songwriters selected from a national field of 239 submissions will take the stage on the UnitedHealthcare Singer Songwriter Stage as finalists in the Performing Songwriter Contest at the 25th Wildflower! Arts & Music Festival.

They will be judged by a panel of three music industry professionals – a modern day troubadour/singer songwriter with 18 years of national touring experience, a Dallas area music producer/composer studio owner and a nationally renowned live concert and recording studio engineer who has mixed tours and recorded studio tracks for Bonnie Raitt, Willie Nelson, Jackson Browne, Eric Clapton, Erica Badu, Lyle Lovett and The Rolling Stones.

Don’t miss this opportunity to hear these talented original artists perform their original music and compete for prizes. The following have been announced as the finalists:

2017 Finalists
Hannah Bethel – Tenessee
Kevin Chambers – Tennessee
Nathan Evans Fox – Texas
Mike Laureanno – Rhode Island
Heather Mae – Washington, D.C.
Tom Meny – Texas
Emmeline Miles – Texas
Emily Scott Robinson – Texas
Marilyn Rucker – Texas
Mike P. Ryan – Virginia

Performing Songwriter Contest submissions are supported by Sonicbids. To view a history of Singer Songwriter Contest winners click here.
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Wildflower! Arts & Music Festival salutes rock with a concert by Back In Black AC/DC Tribute band on May 15. This high-voltage set will be streamed at 7 p.m. from the Hill Hall stage inside the Charles W. Eisemann Center for Performing Arts in Richardson, Texas. The Eisemann Center is one of the leading performing arts facilities in the metroplex and provides two of the six stages fans experience during the annual Wildflower! Arts & Music Festival.

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COMMUNITY ROCK GARDEN SEEKS STONE COLD ART


Wildflower! seeks to collect stone cold art from residents and local artists in a creative project to build a Community Rock Garden at Richardson City Hall. Anyone can join in the fun by painting a favorite flower, wildflower, greenery, or bug on a rock to help make the garden “bloom!” The rocks and stones must be turned in by April 23. All of the painted pieces will be collectively displayed in the Community Rock Garden for the month of May.


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JACK-FM PRESENTS WILDFLOWER! OVER THE AIR

Jack-fm presents Wildflower! Arts & Music Festival Over The Air on Friday, May 15, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. Richardson native and radio personality JT will host the Over The Air mini sets that will include music by the artists that would have rocked at Wildflower! during the three-day weekend May 15-17. The decision to cancel was announced in March and ticket holders received refund notifications.

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