Wildflower Festival

Wildflower Festival

Budding Talent Vocal Competition

Valentine Giraldo

Ever dream of being a super star and singing your heart out at the Wildflower! Arts and Music Festival? If so, sign up to be a part of the 2020 Budding Talent Vocal Competition, which gives young singers a chance to showcase their talent. Finalist will perform at Wildflower! on the Singer Songwriter Stage in the Eisemann Center on Sunday, May 17 at 1:00 p.m. A panel of judges will select a winner in each of the categories. Make sure to add this performance to your Festival schedule and check out some of the best up and coming performers!

2020 Competition Rules

Audition Requirements

  • Contestants wishing to participation in the 2020 Budding Talent Vocal Competition must complete an application by April 13, 2020. Contestants who have registered will be emailed a specific audition time by April 14, 2020.
  • Contestants should sing one song from memory.
  • Singers may accompany themselves on an instrument, bring an accompanist, or use an mp3 track. A keyboard will be available for use.
  • Small vocal ensembles of two to four singers are eligible, but no bands will be allowed to enter the contest.
  • Finalists are selected in five different age categories from preschool (Age 3) to 12th grade and will perform in the finals at Wildflower! on Sunday May 17, 2020.

Audition Date, Time & Location
Sunday, April 19, 2020
1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
City of Richardson Civic Center
411 W. Arapaho Rd., Richardson, TX

2019 Finalist

This year’s finalist were selected during a qualifying round on April 28. All finalist performed at the Budding Talent Vocal Competition Finals on May 19 at 1:00 p.m. on the Singer Songwriter Stage in the Eisemann Center. The following is a list of all participating finalist and the selected winners.

Eva Adzhamoglian
Elayne Doggett – Winner

Ryan Dickerson
Amelia Langley – Winner
Jessie Prince
Kaylen Pruitt

Jr. Wildflower!
Madelyn Greer
Abby Roth – Winner
Brenna Stewart
Gracie Wakefield

Sathvika Ganesan – Winner
Rohan Ganta
Hank Worlein

Blog & News


The City of Richardson today announced that the 28th annual Wildflower! Arts & Music Festival, scheduled for May 15-17, 2020, has been canceled. The cancellation is designed to protect the public’s health and safety, consistent with guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and other public health experts, and also to ensure that City resources can remain fully focused on delivery of critical services throughout the duration of the COVID-19 situation.

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2020 Wildflower! Arts & Music Festival

Wildflower! Arts & Music Festival promo featuring the headliners:Joan Jett and the Blackhearts, Collective Soul, American Authors, The Charlie Daniels Band, Loverboy, Candlebox, Sara Evans, Sister Sledge, The Wailers, Dreamers, I Dont Know How but They Found Me, @Space Oddity- The Ultimate David Bowie Experience, Landsharks Jimmy Buffett Tribute Band, Le Freak, Ryan Shupe & the RubberBand, O'Connor Lee Band, Maybe April, The Rich Girls, Meagan Tubb & Shady People, and Shelley King. May 15-17, 2020 at Galatyn Urban Park in Richardson, TX. #WAMFest2020 TIX: www.wildflowerfestival.com

Posted by Wildflower Arts & Music Festival on Tuesday, February 18, 2020

Richardson is ready to rock the 28th Wildflower! Arts & Music Festival and the time has finally come to officially announce the headliners for #WAMFest2020 happening May 15-17 at Galatyn Urban Park.

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